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Lyndeborough: Riding for Rose Mountain

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

A charity bike ride Saturday will add to the pot to conserve the top of Rose Mountain. The Piscataquog Land Conservancy started a campaign this spring to purchase and conserve the mountain and the blueberry fields at its top. The 189 acres of land currently belongs to the Hager family and is available for recreational use. Already, more than half … 0

ConVal: CV hockey teams could go co-op

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

PETERBOROUGH — ConVal High School is on track to combine its boys’ and girls’ hockey teams with Monadnock Regional High School for the 2016-2017 season … 0

Franklin Pierce: Minors named to First Team All-America

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Sophomore Dage Minors of the Franklin Pierce University men’s track & field program has earned All-America First Team honors in the outdoor 800 meters from … 0

Track and field: Monadnock Milers host a Twilight Meet at Mascenic

Monday, July 20, 2015

On a threatening night on the Mascenic track a dozen hardened young athletes took to the track in this year’s only Twilight meet hosted by the Monadnock Milers. This abbreviated format included the Murphy Mile to start the … 0

ConVal: Snell translates Cougar success to college career

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

The first week Sarah Snell played lacrosse, way back at tryouts in 2008, then-ConVal girls’ lacrosse coach Cher McClleland lined up all of the players on the sidelines. “We need a goalie,” said McClelland. Almost everyone turned away … 0

Motorsports: Truck pull winner

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

2.6 Diesel Pulling Champion - Josh Damon of of New Ipswich won the 2.6 Diesel division at the TMS Diesel Truck Pull held Saturday at Legion Speedway in Wentworth, NH. The All-American Truck Pulling Series will return to … 0

Baseball: Field named for Sox pitcher

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

Crotched Mountain Rehabilitation Center in Greenfield recently dedicated its campus baseball field to longtime supporter and Boston Red Sox Hall of Fame pitcher, Bill Monbouquette and his wife, Josephine, before a gathering of family, friends and members of … 0

Swimming: Wave swimmers win big

Tuesday, July 14, 2015

The Peterborough Wave hosted a swim meet on Saturday against the Concord Y Sailfish and the Claremont Tiger Sharks, and some local swimmers were big winners. Triple event winners included Lucy Selby (Girls 13-14 200 Free, Girls 13-14 … 0

Golf: Vikes make noise at State Am tourney

Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Three former Mascenic golfers are in the top 10 at the 2015 State Amateur Golf Championship, after the first two days of play. Cameron Salo sits at 140, three back of Connor Greenleaf and last year’s champion Joe … 0

Taking aim: ‘My first shot goes a little wide’

Monday, July 13, 2015

The air is sharp with the scent of gun powder. Stuffed in my ears, muffling the sounds of chatter around me, and dampening but not obscuring the loud crack of the Ruger rifles and handguns up an down … 0

ConVal: MacPhee awarded Fisher Cats scholarship

Friday, July 10, 2015

Prior to Thursday night’s game at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium, the New Hampshire Fisher Cats and the Fisher Cats Foundation awarded ConVal Regional High School graduate William MacPhee a 2015 Fisher Cats Foundation Scholar-Athlete Scholarship. MacPhee was one … 0

Running: Flamino takes Murphy Fun Run

Friday, July 10, 2015

Luckily able to squeeze this one in before the rain, 26 runners participated in the third installment of the Jack Murphy 5K Fun Run from South Meadow School. ConVal cross country and track coach Lance Flamino bested the field this week with a time of 19 minutes, 22 … 0