Cathy Lanigan has several  "No Pipeline" lawn signs in front of her home on Concord Street in Peterborough.

Pipeline: Feeling the ripple effect

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Even though Cathy Lanigan doesn’t live in a town that will be traversed by Kinder Morgan’s Northeast Energy Direct pipeline project, she defiantly displays several “Stop the Pipeline” signs on her lawn on Concord Street. “If I don’t want it in my backyard, why somebody else’s?” she said, citing concerns about the pipeline’s impact on the environment, real estate and … 0

Jaffrey: Motorcyclist injured in crash Friday

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

A New Ipswich man was injured in a two-vehicle accident Friday afternoon, when his motorcycle collided with another vehicle. At 1:15 p.m., police responded to an accident report where Douglas Griffis, 28, of New Ipswich, was driving his 2012 Kawasaki KLR650 west near 315 Mountain Road when he came upon a 2015 BMW X3, driven by Laura Tolman, 41, of Dublin, that was … 0

Peterborough: Fundraising to train EMTs

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Michael Hutchinson, a Peterborough paramedic who served as outreach coordinator for Cheshire Medical Center until December, surveyed about two-dozen ambulance departments in the region in 2014, asking them about their biggest challenges. Their answer: training EMTs. Ambulance departments have a difficult time training EMTs because of the costs — each course costs about … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Climb aboard the district’s ‘Mighty Book Bus’

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

The Jaffrey-Rindge School District’s library on wheels is hitting the road again for its eighth summer. From the outside, the Mighty Book Bus looks like a big moving van. Don’t let that fool you. Inside, there are over … 0

Milestones: Jaffrey-Rindge Middle School honor roll; Fourth quarter 2015

Tuesday, June 23, 2015

Jaffrey-Rindge Middle School High/Honor Roll Lists for the 4th quarter of 2014-2015 Grade 8 High Honor Roll: Stephanie Barney, Tyler Bennett, Mariah Chamberlain, Cameron Feyrer, Travis Olson, Ruby Roberts, and Arianna Wentworth. Honor Roll: Connor Ahern, Troy Aho, Delaney Beaven, Nicholas Bergeron, Hannah Bernier, Meghan Boutwell, Levi Duncan, … 0

Achievement: Dupuis on dean’s list

Monday, June 29, 2015

Chastity Dupuis of Jaffrey was named to the dean’s list with a 4.0 grade point average for the spring semester at Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts. To make the list a student must have a 4.0 average. … 0


Monday, June 29, 2015

Erin Donovan of Jaffrey graduated summa cum laude from Norwich University, Northfield, Vermont, on May 9, earning a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and education. … 0

Achievement: Ley on dean’s list

Monday, June 29, 2015

Isaac Ley of Jaffrey was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Merrimack College, North Andover, Massachusetts. To make the list a student must earn a 3.25 grade point average or higher based on a 4.0 grading scale. … 0

Police Logs: Jaffrey - July 2, 2015

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

Jaffrey Wednesday, June 24 Resisting arrest: At 8:50 a.m., police responded to a North Street residence for report of a domestic disturbance where Eric Wilkins, 24, of Jaffrey, reportedly threatened his girlfriend with a knife. When police arrived, they attempted to arrest Wilkins, but he ran out of … 0

Editorial: Pipeline is a state, regional issue

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

While information about the proposed Northeast Energy Direct pipeline continues to inundate us, wading through the rhetoric is an unending battle. Perhaps it’s no surprise then that many of the towns that neighbor those that would be part of the route have held back on joining one side … 0

Letter: School staff is thankful

Monday, June 29, 2015

To the editor As the 2014-2015 school year draws to a close, the members of the Jaffrey-Rindge Education Association and the Jaffrey-Rindge Support Staff Association would like to extend their gratitude to the communities of Jaffrey and Rindge for their support this year. Each June, we look back … 0

Viewpoint: My latest trip and words that have meaning

Monday, June 29, 2015

They say travel broadens the mind, and no doubt they’re right. I’ll tell you something else. It wrecks the body. We spent much of June in Japan. I learned a lot about the culture but hardly anything about the language except that they apparently have three alphabets and … 0

Jaffrey: Deja vu: Town looks at police station space

Monday, June 29, 2015

JAFFREY — A committee tasked with the job of finding a new home for town offices will be revisiting the police station as an option. The remaining funds from a 2013 Town Meeting appropriation will be used to … 0