Dr. Doug Weiss is the doctor for the U18 and Men's Olympic Hockey Team.

Hockey: Team USA doctor travels world to heal athletes

Monday, May 25, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Our nation’s top athletes, Dr. Douglass Weiss will tell you, aren’t all that different from his other patients. Weiss, a physician at Monadnock Orthopedics, has served as the USA Hockey team doctor in various stints and at various levels since 2009; he recently returned from a trip to Lucerne, Switzerland for the U18 Men’s Hockey Tournament and to … 0

ConVal: Starting nonprofit a ride

Monday, May 25, 2015

Beecher Clifton-Waite didn’t think it was right some of his friends couldn’t afford to ski or snowboard. Why are there charity organizations that provide food and shelter, he asked, but not something fun? “My passion is skiing. So I came up with the idea — let’s create this organization,” said Clifton-Waite of Temple. … 0

Girls' tennis: No. 1 Conant girls end season undefeated

Monday, May 25, 2015

The Conant girls prevailed in their toughest match yet. The Orioles (13-0) held off Prospect Mountain (10-4) Wednesday for a 5-4 win. The team ultimately retained their No. 1 Division III seeding, but Conant was fiercely challenged, Coach Jody Baker said in an email. “Despite windy conditions and some close and competitive matches, … 0

Peterborough: Rotarians hear critique of U.S. policy in Israel

Monday, May 18, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — In a talk given to Rotarians on Monday, Alison Weir blasted the U.S. media for showing bias towards Israel over Palestinians and the U.S. government for providing hundreds of millions in aid to Israel. Town Administrator … 1

Baseball: Conant wallops Fall Mt.

Monday, May 18, 2015

Conant is on a tear as of late, winning seven of their past eight after a 12-2 victory against Fall Mountain on Thursday and an 8-4 win against Kearsarge on Friday. Shawn Marsh toed the rubber for the Orioles on Thursday, surrendering no earned runs on six hits … 0

Track and Field: Banish, Bailey win big at Conant meet

Monday, May 18, 2015

JAFFREY — Conant’s Jordan Banish hadn’t been practicing long jump, but still found herself competing in the event at Thursday’s meet. Banish took a strong running start, stopped and dug her heels into the ground for a split … 0

Girls’ Tennis: Conant rockets to No. 1 in DIII with win

Monday, May 18, 2015

The Conant girls’ squad beat Kearsarge, although an ankle injury kept one player out of the lineup. The Orioles (12-0) flew past the Cougars (0-11), with five of nine matches won 8-0. Conant dealt well with No. 3 Alex Dunn’s absence due to a minor sprain, Coach Jody … 0

Franklin Pierce: Minors named to NCAA Championship

Friday, May 15, 2015

Sophomore Dage Minors of the Franklin Pierce University men’s track and field team has been selected to the NCAA Championships, as announced Tuesday evening by the NCAA. The NCAA Championships will be hosted by Grand Valley State on May 21-23 at the Grand Valley State Track and Field … 0

‘March Against Monsanto’ planned

Friday, May 15, 2015

On Saturday people in 38 countries across the globe will gather as part of a world-wide “March Against Monsanto.” In New Hampshire, marches will take place at the state house in Concord at 11 a.m., in Rochester in the center of town at 2 p.m., in Littleton in … 0

Rindge: Memorial Day events set for Monday

Monday, May 18, 2015

A Memorial Day observance will be held on Monday, May 25. The events will begin with a picnic on the Common at noon. At 2 p.m. the parade will step off. All veterans are invited to march. The parade will include the Rindge Veteran Ceremonial Guard, Rindge veterans … 0

Letters: Remember police and Memorial Day

Monday, May 18, 2015

To the editor: Now is a wonderful time to honor our police and veterans. We personally wish to say “thank you” to these fine organizations for all they have done, for their continuing service and especially to those who have sacrificed their lives for our safety and freedom. … 0

VIEWPOINTs: Our dysfunctional relationship with alcohol

Monday, May 18, 2015

All Granite State citizens, including me, are very irresponsible drug pushers in that we collectively sell lots of alcohol, the liquid drug, both to in- and out-of-state folks, yet we do relatively little to prevent and treat problems that result. The mantra of any drug pusher is to … 0

Rindge: Fiftieth Commencement for FPU

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Franklin Pierce University will host their 50th Commencement ceremony this Saturday beginning at 10:30 a.m. In addition to around 300 undergraduate and 200 graduate students receiving diplomas, three honorary degrees and the Honorable Walter R. Peterson Citizen Leader Award will be given out; Juan Williams of Fox News, … 0