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The Mt. Monadnock District Boy Scouts'  13th annual Merit Badge College was in full swing at Mason Elementary School Saturday morning.

Mason: Scouting for badges at Boy Scout College

Monday, February 23, 2015

MASON — It may have been a bleary-eyed Saturday morning for some, but for over 100 Boy Scouts from around the Monadnock region, the 13th annual Mt. Monadnock Boy Scout Merit Badge College held Saturday in Mason was their next step towards Scouting fame and fortune. Boy Scouts from all around the Monadnock region, representing troops from Keene to Nashua … 0

Achievement: Locals make St. Anselm’s Dean’s List

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Saint Anselm College, Manchester: Aimee LaLancette of Mason and Victoria Roach of Rindge. LaLancette, class of 2015, is a nursing major. Roach, class of 2017, is a psychology major. … 0

Achievement:

Monday, February 23, 2015

The following students were named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at the Rochester Institute of Technology: Local residents made the Dean’s List for fall 2014-2015 semester at Rochester, New York, Institute of Technology: Rachel Doucet of Mason, second-year student in the advertising and public relations program in the College of Liberal Arts; and Joseph Yeiter of Rindge, second-year student in … 0

Fitzwilliam: Residents turn out against gas plan

Monday, December 22, 2014

On Saturday morning, dozens of residents from affected towns stood on the Fitzwilliam Town Common, holding signs declaring “No pipeline” or “Protect New Hampshire, stop the pipeline,” and waving to cars that honked their support. Those there were … 1

Letter: There’s more to this pipeline

Thursday, December 18, 2014

To the editor: As a Rindge resident whose property directly abuts the preferred route for the 36-inch, high pressure gas pipeline, I find a glaring discrepancy in the Ledger-Transcript’s article reporting on the Mason pipeline meeting. My husband and I attended that meeting, as well as the one … 1

Mason police log: Dec. 18, 2014

Thursday, December 18, 2014

Mason Sunday, Nov. 23 Alarm: At 3:30 p.m., police were dispatched to Valley Road for a burglar alarm. When police arrived, the building was secure, there were no vehicles on the property, and the alarm was still sounding inside. Police were unable to contact an authorized person to … 0

Letter: Clothing drive broke the record

Thursday, December 11, 2014

To the editor: The Souhegan Lions Club, serving Greenville, New Ipswich, Temple and Mason, and the Greenville Lioness Club would like to extend a huge, warm and fuzzy thank you to the members of our communities who donated to our annual clothing drive. This year, we collected a … 0

Mason: Pipeline meeting draws big crowd

Monday, December 15, 2014

MASON — So many citizens showed up to Saturday’s meeting on the proposed Kinder Morgan natural gas pipeline that would run through town that organizers had to turn some away. In all, more than 150 people from multiple … 0

MASON: The broadband dilemma

Monday, December 15, 2014

A broadband development company considering an expansion into Mason could be a boon for the town’s business owners, many of whom say their financial success is hampered by the current lack of options in the town. This hope … 0

Achievement:

Monday, December 15, 2014

Emily Messer of Mason, a junior, was named to the honor roll for the fall trimester at Lawrence Academy, Groton, Mass. … 0

Letter: Natural gas is not the answer

Thursday, December 11, 2014

To the editor: This is in response to the letter by Charles Saari in the Dec. 9 edition. Increasing dependence on natural gas will not lower energy costs. More natural gas is not needed to meet our heating or electricity needs. The industry’s justification is based on a … 0

Mason: Police chief still not patrolling

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Nearly 11 months after being injured by a fleeing suspect, Police Chief Barry Hutchins remains on administrative duty at the police department. On Jan. 24, Hutchins injured his ankle while attempting to arrest Russell Monbleau of Fitchburg, Massachusetts, for possession of controlled drugs following a traffic stop. Monbleau … 0

Rindge: NH now on official route

Monday, December 8, 2014

RINDGE — An 8-year-old Rindge resident is asking that the proposed Kinder Morgan natural gas pipeline not disturb her beloved Converse Meadows, a 240-acre conservation easement the town purchased in 2004, in order to preserve it from development. … 0