To the editor:It is that time of season again, yes snow and ice! The Francestown Police Department wanted to take the opportunity to remind the...

A Rindge man’s vehicle went up in flames as he attempted to extricate it from a snowbank in the early hours of Monday morning.At just after...

The Greenfield Historical Society hosts their annual Christmas event on Saturday afternoon, featuring a gingerbread tree contest, miniature village...

Sharon’s property tax rate has increased by 3.6 percent this year.The 2019 tax rate is $22.12, up from last year’s $21.36 per $1,000 assessed value...

When you think of relocating historic buildings, you usually think of grand old houses with distinctive architecture – not necessarily the two...

The “Bicknell” bridge on Russell Station Road in Francestown will be closed for replacement for the next two weeks.“It’ll be difficult for some...

A Jaffrey man has been sentenced to a year in jail for sexually assaulting a minor.Bryon Whitney, 41, of Jaffrey, pleaded guilty to a felony second...


When Margie Clark-Kevan arrived at Conant High School as a young teacher she noticed something missing from the athletic department.It was 1987...

New ConVal wrestling coach Abe Ewing can barely contain his excitement for the upcoming season.As just the third head coach in program history...

Leaving a legacy

12/4/19

There’s no doubt that Brian Whittemore leaves a legacy on the ConVal athletics program that will be almost impossible to match.For 39 years...

A pair of seventh-graders took the top spots in Tuesday’s 29th annual Jaffrey-Rindge Middle School Turkey Trot run. Dozens of competitive runners...

 To the editor:As we head into the holiday season and the end of the year decisions about our charitable giving, I would like to encourage those...

 To the editor:My first thoughts early this Friday morning after Thanks Giving Day are appreciation of family and friends and the pleasure of being...


Taking on 11 characters each, Peterborough Players Tom Frey and Kraig Swartz will be bringing the two-man show “A Tuna Christmas” to the Players...

At this time of year, everyone is searching for that all-important personal gift at an affordable price. Showing someone that they’re truly thought...



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Obituaries


Irene Thibault

Irene A. Thibault, 83 of Peterborough, passed away peacefully after a brief illness, at Monadnock Community Hospital on December 5, 2019. She was born in Fitchburg, MA on March 25, 1936, the daughter......

Willard Jost

Willard Jost passed away after a brief illness surrounded by his family. He leaves behind his wife of 55 years, Carol, their children Christine, Jesse, Tracy, Lyle, Sung and Linda, their spouses and......

Kenneth Johansson

Kenneth Nils Johansson, 91, formerly of the Monadnock region in NH, and Sarasota, FL, passed away Monday, Nov. 25, at the Michael E. DeBakey VA Medical Center in Houston, Texas. Mr. Johansson is survi...


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