Hancock’s draft proposed operating budget for 2023-2024 is approximately $3.29 million, a 17.24 percent increase over the current budget. Not...

Lyndeborough residents can expect to see eight potential zoning amendments on the ballot in March, including provisions to add a wetland buffer...

Since retiring from his teaching position at Lawrence Academy in Groton, Mass., in June 2022, Andrew Brescia of Peterborough has been spending his...

The sun shone brightly and flags snapped in the wind outside the Hancock firehouse on Saturday, Jan. 7. Just before noon, longtime Hancock resident...

Persuasive research papers are a yearly assignment in David Scannell’s English classes, and grading them is part of the job. But last school year...

The Dublin Budget Committee met Tuesday night at Town Hall to discuss the 2023 budget. They have not settled on a proposed operating budget for...

The public benefits of private land

1/18/23

The Mink Hills in Warner have returned to forest, where hemlock, oak, and beech trees now make their home, replacing the early settlers who clear...

A windsurfer fell through the ice on Contoocook Lake in Jaffrey on Sunday, prompting an on-ice rescue from the fire department.Jaffrey Fire Chief...




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Conant High School’s first Hoops for Hunger basketball fundraiser Saturday night raised around $3,000 and a slew of canned goods for local families...

ConVal’s dynamic diamond duo, Morgan Bemont and Lily Mandel, have been playing softball together for over a decade. And just as the two Cougar...

The Wilton-Lyndeborough girls’ basketball team is feeling good after beating Mascenic Tuesday night for the Warriors’ first varsity win since 2019....

The fall 2022 high school sports season didn’t produce any local team state champions, but there was still plenty to celebrate. Mascenic field...

The Jaffrey-Rindge MLK Committee thanks those who contributed to this year’s “Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.” commemoration.Thanks to chorus...

I wish I had the authority to apologize to the entire Jaffrey-Rindge Cooperative School District community on behalf of the Jaffrey town government...


Francestown held the town’s 104th Labor Day celebration over the weekend, culminating in the annual parade on Monday afternoon, which was well...

When the credits roll on the new Pixar film “Lightyear” at the Jaffrey Park Theatre, a local name pops up.Jeff Stone, raised in Jaffrey and a...



Events


 

Obituaries


Michael Katz

Michael Katz Temple NH - Michael Felix Katz – August 7, 1938 – January 1, 2023. Michael was born in Cleveland OH, to a culturally inclined family who fostered his lifelong interests art, photogra...

Frances Martin

Frances Martin Petersborough NH - Frances A. (Kotarski) Martin, 77, of Peterborough, NH and formerly of Lyman, ME, passed away with her family by her side on January 6, 2023. She was born in Westf...

Frederick Asahel Putnam Peterborough NH - Frederick Asahel Putnam died January 19 in Peterborough, NH of complications associated with Alzheimer's disease. He was born July 4, 1947 in Keene, NH to D...

Mary Thomas

Mary Thomas New Ispwich, NH - Mary Mildred Thomas, née Chartrand, formerly of New Ipswich, NH and Fitchburg, MA passed away January 22, 2023 at the age of 93. Mary was born to Mary (O'Leary) Chartra...


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