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Thousands of Granite State children may be eligible for food benefits, even if their families are not already receiving SNAP assistance. Some legal...

Fear is good for business.That’s the takeaway in the latest earnings report for Newport gun manufacturer Sturm, Ruger & Co., which last week...

D-H experts discuss pandemic with Fauci

Today

Dr. Anthony Fauci, who has helped lead the national response to the COVID-19 pandemic, told more than 2,600 Dartmouth-Hitchcock and Geisel School...

The Hancock Community Conversations on Race Group continues its peaceful vigils on Saturday, Aug. 1.The group said the peaceful vigils continue...

Eight artists originally slated to travel to Peterborough in April and May will be the first to take part in Virtual MacDowell, a fully online...

The potential for a fall high school sports season in New Hampshire received a boost on Thursday when the New Hampshire Interscholastic Athletic...

As more businesses and the rest of New England begin to require the wearing of face masks, New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu says he still thinks a...

Just as the last unemployment check arrives with that extra $600, New Hampshire received some good news on the jobs front, especially compared to...





 The Council of Presidents of the Northeast-10 Conference voted unanimously on Thursday, July 16, to suspend all NE10-sponsored competition and...

The summer running season got underway Monday night with the second annual Mjolnir Mile on Union Street in West Peterborough.Reuben Lyons won the...

As I stood on the first tee at Shattuck Golf Course last weekend, the normal jitters came about.What if I hook into the woods? What if I top the...

As recreational sports programs in New Hampshire resume activities under the latest state COVID-19 guidelines, local coaches and players are happy...

We can change for the better

7/14/20

Let me preface this viewpoint by saying that I am writing here to express my own individual concerns and hopes as a lifelong resident of this town...

(Editor’s note: The letter below was delivered to Peterborough Police Chief Scott Guinard Saturday. Read his response here.)Chief Guinard and the...


Last year the League of New Hampshire Craftsmen undertook strategic planning sessions. One of the big takeaways that emerged was that the League...

There’s a straw hat that hangs in the bedroom of Kari Lindstrom’s Jaffrey home.She’s not sure where she got it or who gave it to her, but Lindstrom...



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Obituaries


Armand Lozeau

Armand H. Lozeau, 94, of Fitchburg, MA, passed away on July 30, 2020 surrounded by his loving family. He previously resided in New Ipswich, NH for 38 years. He was born March 7, 1926 in Fitchburg MA...

Charlotte M. McLaughlin, 84, of Peterborough, formerly of Greenville and Jaffrey, passed away on Monday morning, July 27, 2020, at the Pheasant Wood Center in Peterborough. She was born on June 21, 1...

Thomas Saari

Thomas Richard Saari, born Sept. 30, 1950, in Peterborough, son of George (deceased) and Daphne Saari of New Ipswich, passed away on July 28, after a year-long battle with pancreatic cancer. He died i...

Lewis Stone Jr.

Lewis S. Stone, Jr. (Lew) died at RiverMead Lifecare Community in Peterborough, New Hampshire, his home for 5 years. Lew is survived by his loving wife Eve, and their collective children and grandchil...


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