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Wilton: Moose caused car accident Friday

Monday, April 21, 2014

WILTON — In the early hours of Friday morning, a driver on Route 31 struck a moose, killing the animal and leaving the driver with minor injuries. At approximately 7:16 a.m. on Friday, Wilton police responded to a motor vehicle accident on Route 31 South, where Tara Turcogeorge, 42, of New Ipswich, was traveling north when a large female moose ran into the road directly in front of her 2006 … 0

Wilton: Man arrested for Maple Street prowling

Monday, April 21, 2014

On Friday morning, police arrested a prowler who they believe was attempting to break into cars in the area of Maple Street. According to a press release issued by police on Friday, while on patrol on Maple Street, Patrol Officer Bill Hickerson encountered a man, later identified as William Roman, 20, of Wilton, leaving a residential driveway. Roman was familiar to Hickerson, who … 0

Roundup: Clough throws complete game

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The ConVal varsity baseball team beat Milford 3-2 in the 2014 opener. Senior hurler Ivon Clough threw a complete game, striking out 12 while walking one and giving up six hits. ConVal’s offense was led by Mathias Fressilli, senior, with two hits and two runs scored. Danny Allen, freshmen, had two hits and one run scored. Matt Davis, sophomore, had two hits and … 0

2014 BASEBALL PREVIEW: Baseball is back in the Monadnock region

Monday, April 14, 2014

The crack of the bat has already begun to ring out around the Monadnock region, as the high school baseball season kicked off last night. With Conant seeking to go back to back after a big title win … 0

Roundup: ConVal’s Hardwick takes first in girls discus

Monday, April 14, 2014

On Friday, the ConVal track team participated in their season opener at Souhegan High School. Four schools participated in the meet, Hollis-Brookline, Souhegan, Pelham and ConVal. ConVal had several top three finishes in a number of events. Leading … 0

Wilton: Heroin, crack seized in bust

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

WILTON — After a multi-department investigation into the sale of heroin in the area, Wilton police have arrested two of their residents on felony charges of possession and intent to distribute. More than 10 grams of heroin was … 0

Greenville/ Wilton: Fire claims life of mother

Monday, March 31, 2014

Former Greenville and Wilton resident Lisa Englehart, 39, died on Saturday night in a house fire in Fitchburg according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Englehart, who was residing in Fitchburg, and Englehart’s nephew, Christopher … 0

Region: Unemployment rate down in N.H.

Friday, March 28, 2014

The New England Information Office of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, or BLS, has released New England and state unemployment numbers for January 2014.  These data are supplied by the Local Area Unemployment Statistics program, which produces monthly and annual employment, unemployment, and labor force data for … 0

Region: Spring sleet leads to crashes

Monday, March 31, 2014

A late burst of winter weather made for a difficult morning commute for drivers on Monday, resulting in several minor accidents. In Peterborough, road conditions deteriorated quickly on Monday morning, according to Police Chief Scott Guinard. Four vehicles went off the roads between 5 and 7 a.m., but … 0

Wilton: Town Hall water damage project ready to move ahead

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

WILTON — After voters approved $50,000 for repairs to the Town Hall courtroom and bathrooms at Town Meeting, the work is now ready to move forward. “It’s an old building, and it’s suffering from age,” said Select Board … 0

Wilton: ‘Spies in Time’ presented April 1

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

A program entitled “Spies in Time” will be presented at the Wilton Public & Gregg Free Library on April 1, at 7 p.m. Douglas Wheeler will talk about the history of espionage and case studies of how great powers have used spies in war and peace. This program … 0

Peterborough names new library director; welcome event planned Monday

Friday, March 21, 2014

Corinne Chronopoulos of Wilton has been named the new director of the Peterborough Town Library by the Board of Trustees. She will begin work in mid-June. “The board is very pleased to welcome Corinne. We will introduce her … 0

Wilton: Sewer rates going up $40 a year

Monday, March 24, 2014

WILTON — Rates for sewer use will be going up this year, by $10 per quarter, the Sewer Commission announced in a public hearing Thursday night. The rates will be changed from $55 to $65 per quarter, an equivalent of $220 per year to $260 per year. The … 0