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State, Civil Liberties Union join push for release of body camera footage in fatal police shooting

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

State prosecutors and the American Civil Liberties Union of New Hampshire have joined calls to release body camera footage from two police officers when they shot a Canterbury man to death in July. The footage was scheduled to be made public last month, but a judge delayed its release after the ex-wife of Hagen Esty-Lennon objected, citing its graphic nature …

Capsule outlook of the area’s high school golf teams

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

High school golf outlook Bishop Brady Division: II Coach: Phil Davis (1st year) Last year: 6-15, did not make tournament Returning players: Jackson Bouley, sr.; Danny Bryck, jr.; Spencer Fleming, sr.; Justin Muise, sr.; Parker Guimond, jr.; Sarah Vermette, so.; Mary-Anne Wiley, so.; Michael Tauscher, jr.; William Scrivens, so.; Meghann Haley, so.; Madison …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Golf results The team of Bob Cormier and Ricky Bergevin Jr. ran away with a winning score of +21 points in the team quota format at the Pembroke Pines Member-Member tournament over the weekend. Justin Wilk and Cal Bisson came in second with a score of even points. Other notables were Jeff Keeler and Paul Sorrell at -2, Scott Moore and Ronan Lucey …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, August 22, 2015

Golf results Cindall Morrison won the 2015 President’s Cup at the Concord Country Club with a two-day best ball score of 11-under 61. Andy Jalbert and Marge Plodzik tied for second place, one stroke back with rounds of 62. Gretchen Knapton took third place with a round of …

Document: Canterbury selectmen decided not to place police chief on leave during sex assault investigation

Friday, August 21, 2015

Canterbury officials knew about a sexual assault investigation into police Chief John LaRoche last fall and decided not to take action against him at that time, according to a new court document filed in the case. LaRoche, now …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Friday, August 21, 2015

Golf results Brian Kelly of Hopkinton finished first in the Valley Seniors Tournament event at the Owl’s Nest in Campton. Bill Gould of Henniker and David Hazen of Canterbury finished sixth and seventh respectively. Kelly, Gould and Joe Clement of Henniker all won their respective age divisions, while …

Concord’s Pinkham looking to make it big on academy soccer scene

Thursday, August 20, 2015

If you were driving on Humphrey Street late last fall and suddenly found yourself in the middle of a soccer game, you can thank Christopher Pinkham for that. Pinkham, 16, can’t get enough soccer. So after he helped …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Sunset League champions Century 21 (pictured) was crowned the Sunset League champions after defeating Grappone in the best-of-five finals, 3-1. Front row: Keith Simpson, Steve Auger, Nik Beeson, Alex Fredette. Back row: Ryan Hayden, Coach Steve DeStefano, Dustin …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Franklin coaching openings The Franklin School District has the following coaching openings: certified athletic trainer for fall sports; JV boys’ basketball and assistant track and field at the high school level; and A and B boys’ basketball and baseball at the middle school level. Candidates should mail application, …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Sunday, August 16, 2015

Golf results Pete Annon and Mike Gallant set the early pace, later matched by Jim Steenbeke and Victor Racicot, with better-ball scores of 8-under par 62 to win Sunday’s event at Concord Country Club. Five teams tied for third at 63. Coaches needed Pittsfield Middle High School needs …

Letter: Hassan leading heroin fight

Sunday, August 16, 2015

I applaud Gov. Hassan for her continued efforts to combat the heroin crisis in our state. The governor’s budget proposal triples funding for heroin treatment and prevention and extends the full substance use disorder benefit to Medicaid. And the governor is fighting to continue Medicaid expansion, which brings …

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Golf results Bill Ennis and Bill Varnell won the Fourball competition at Concord Country Club. They teamed for an 8-under par round of 62. Bob Rougier and Fred Hast came second with a round of 64. Andy Jalbert and Nancy Rheinhardt tied for first place in the Match …

Prospere–Marchessault

Saturday, August 15, 2015

Lauren Prospere and Don Marchessault Jr. were married April 25 at Dell-Lea in Chichester. Justice of the Peace John Scuto officiated the double-ring ceremony. The bride was escorted by her mother. Jennifer Prospere of Concord, sister of the …