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Peterborough/Francestown/New Ipswich: Solar growth slows down

Monday, July 27, 2015

Uncertainty about the future of solar energy subsidies has put the brakes on its popularity in the region. Utilities will soon reach the state mandated net-metering cap, and legislation that would raise the cap is not expected to pass. Also, Gov. Maggie Hassan’s veto of the Legislature’s two-year budget proposal has put renewable energy rebates in limbo. And Congress has yet to rule on whether to continue a 30 percent … 0

Rindge: Driver takes out two benches on town common

Monday, July 27, 2015

Police are searching for the driver of a vehicle who drove through the town common and demolished two benches. Police Chief Todd Muilenberg believes that one vehicle made two passes to destroy the benches, based on the tire tracks. The damage was reported to police at 6:30 a.m. Saturday. The benches are a … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Lions club, redux

Monday, July 27, 2015

The Lions are back and they are here to serve the greater needs of the Jaffrey-Rindge area. After a nearly three-year hiatus, the Jaffrey-Rindge Lions Club has returned, opening up as a branch club under the Souhegan Lions Club in early May. “It’s really exciting because it seems like at every meeting, we … 0

Birth announcement:

Monday, July 20, 2015

Born at Monadnock Community Hospital, Peterborough: DESMARAIS: A girl, Elaina Marie, to Andrew and Brittni Desmarais of Jaffrey, June 25, 2015. Grandparents are Matthew and Sandra Desmarais of Rindge, Bruce and Denise Coll of Jaffrey, Kimberly Wiktorski of Jaffrey, and Susan Burns of Brooklyn, Connecticut. … 0

Achievement:

Monday, July 20, 2015

Joseph Yeiter of Rindge was named to the dean’s list for the spring semester at Rochester (New York) Institute of Technology. To make the list, degree-seeking undergraduate students must have a grade point average greater than or equal to 3.400; no grades of “Incomplete,” “D” or “F”; and … 0

Birth announcement:

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Born in a hospital in Laredo, Cantabria, Spain: UNGER-CLARK: A boy, Inaki Lozares, to Helen Unger-Clark and Inaki Lozares Carpintero of Ogarrio, Cantabria, Spain, July 3, 2015. Grandparents are Craig and Judy Unger-Clark of Rindge, and Inaki Lozares … 0

Achievement:

Monday, July 20, 2015

Drew Horne is one of two Conant High School students receiving a scholarship from the Jaffrey-Rindge Rotary Club this year. Horne is a member of the Conant High School Interact Club and was a driving force behind the … 0

Franklin Pierce: Zoe Adkins named head coach of Ravens field hockey

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Franklin Pierce University Director of Athletics Bruce Kirsh has announced that Zoe Adkins has been named the third head coach of the University’s field hockey program. A familiar face for the Ravens, Adkins spent the 2014 season as the program’s graduate assistant coach. “I am absolutely honored to … 0

Police Logs: Rindge - July 23, 2015

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Rindge Tuesday, July 14 Operating without a valid license: At 3 p.m., police stopped a 17-year-old driver from Rindge on Route 119 near Main Street after it was thought that his vehicle matched the description of a vehicle that was involved in a hit and run. While the … 0

Baseball: Umpire certification clinic runs in August

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

The New Hampshire Baseball Umpires Association will be putting on a three-day umpire clinic to certify umpires to work high school, Varsity, Junior Varsity, Freshman and Prep school games during the 2016 season. The clinic will start on Aug. 14 at 6 p.m. at Keene State. To register … 0

Sharon: Rindge man collapses, dies on Wapack Trail

Monday, July 20, 2015

SHARON — A 66-year-old man hiking the Wapack Trail with his son suffered an apparent heart attack and died late Thursday afternoon, according to Paul Thibault, assistant fire chief in Peterborough. John Lasorsa of Rindge collapsed along the … 0

Rindge: FPU joins alternative credit consortium

Sunday, July 19, 2015

The American Council on Education has announced that Franklin Pierce University has joined ACE’s alternative credit consortium. Franklin Pierce and the other 15 institutions selected from across the country to become members of the consortium have demonstrated a strong commitment to access and attainment, particularly in the area … 0

Kinder Morgan scales back pipeline plan

Monday, July 20, 2015

The news that Tennessee Gas Pipeline is downsizing both the diameter of its proposed pipeline and the horsepower of its compressor stations has done little to soothe project’s opponents. Kinder Morgan announced last week the project will use a 30-inch diameter pipeline instead of 36. With less pressure … 0