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Wilton: Search is on for family’s lost dog

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

WILTON — One moment, the Ormistons’ dog, Teddy Bear, was on their porch while the family enjoyed a Sunday breakfast. The next, the Boxer/Border collie was gone. For 18 days since, the Ormistons have employed every resource they know of to find the 1.5-year-old dog, including the services of Granite State Dog Recovery and Jamie Genereaux, a pet tracker from … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Lending a helping hand

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Despite working in 100-plus degree weather, sleeping on wooden cots in a military barracks-like setting, and spending 11 days in a country where most spoke Spanish, Conant High School’s Interact club had the time of their lives on their recent service trip to Nicaragua. “I really enjoyed being a part of something that … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: Memorial school names new head

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Kelly Marcotte, an educator from Newport, has been chosen as Rindge Memorial School’s next principal. Marcotte serves as a supervisor and curriculum coordinator for the Newport/Croydon School District. She will begin as the new principal of RMS on July 1. “I am excited to become a part of the school and the Rindge … 0

Peterborough: ConVal, NHBB plan course on manufacturing

Monday, May 11, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — Manufacturing employment in New Hampshire nosedived 36 percent from 2000 to 2010. While the industry inches back, everyone from Gov. Maggie Hassan to legislators to manufacturers are asking how they can build a younger workforce. Now … 0

Monadnock region welcomes tourists

Friday, May 8, 2015

The Governors’ Conference on Travel & Tourism was held May 4 and 5 in Keene. The N.H. Travel Council — which includes conference Co-Chairs Jamie Trowbridge, president of Yankee Magazine, and Greater Peterborough Chamber of Commerce Executive Director … 0

Rindge: ML

Friday, May 8, 2015

Otto Morlock of Rindge and Kachua Eliamani of Fitchburg, Massachussetts performing in Applewild School’s Kindergarten through third grade spring musical, “Bones!” by Janet Gardner, directed by Applewild’s choral director, Erin Schlesinger. “Bones!,” the toe-tapping story of Sam the … 0

Franklin Pierce: Ravens win NE-10; will host Regional

Sunday, May 10, 2015

Senior right fielder John Razzino beat out the back end of a potential double play to drive in the tying run and junior first baseman Matt O’Herron lifted a sacrifice fly to drive in the eventual game-winning run … 0

Track and Field: Throwback meet at Mascenic brings friendly rivalry

Monday, May 11, 2015

Mother Nature took her time delivering spring weather, but this past Saturday was gorgeous — a far cry from the blustery conditions under which the Mascenic Vikings took to their home opener. The warmer weather must have had … 0

Boys’ Tennis: Conant boys still winless

Monday, May 11, 2015

Conant suffered a tough loss against Gilford last Thursday, but the team is taking the long view. The Orioles (0-6) fell 0-9 to the Golden Eagles (10-0), dropping every match 0-8. Conant was outmatched, Coach Chris Whitney said in an email, as Gilford is a much stronger team … 0

Softball: Conant makes it seven wins in a row

Monday, May 11, 2015

Conant’s winning streak is at seven after defeating Monadnock 9-1 Wednesday and Newport 4-2 Friday. Ivy Chalke continues to dominate on the mound, striking out 10 batters in each game. She surrendered one hit and an unearned run against Monadnock and five hits, a hit batter, and two … 0

Baseball: Conant gets no-hit, then beats Newport

Monday, May 11, 2015

Conant baseball split their past two games; they were no-hit by Monadnock on Wednesday, 11-0, and defeated Newport, 11-1, Friday. On Wednesday, the team’s downfall was a combination of being no-hit by Ben Mallet and allowing a season-high seven errors on defense. Against Newport, the team was fueled … 0

Jaffrey-Rindge: O’Neill to speak at breakfast

Monday, May 11, 2015

The Jaffrey and Rindge Chamber of Commerce will be holding an education breakfast tomorrow morning. The breakfast will be held Wednesday, May 12 from 7:30 a.m. until 9 a.m. at the Conant High School Cafeteria. On the agenda will be the Pride Award presentation and an update from … 0

Letters: Kinder Morgan, good neighbors?

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

To the editor: At one of the Kinder Morgan “Show and Tells” a Kinder Morgan representative told the audience that Kinder Morgan wants to be a good neighbor. What the people of the Monadnock region have learned over the past few months would bring Kinder Morgan’s sincerity into … 0