Hometown Hero: At 80, the ‘Atticus Finch of Concord’ continues to use the law for good

07-15-2024 8:13 AM

On a January day in 1944, at a time when governors still worked day jobs, the physician who delivered Roger Phillips into the world was none other than New Hampshire’s sitting governor, Robert O. Blood.Perhaps the circumstances of Phillips’ birth...

New Hampshire expects next year's food waste ban to increase diversion to facility market

07-15-2024 8:13 AM

If you generate one ton or more of food waste per week in New Hampshire, starting in February you will no longer be allowed to dump it in landfills or incinerators. This change isn’t likely to affect households, but it will have a significant impact...

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Golf: Home advantage runs its course on day 4 of state am
07-11-2024 10:49 PM

Winning the New Hampshire State Amateur Championship means playing well for nine rounds of golf on the same course over the week, and any advantages start to even out. On the fourth day of this year’s state am, home field advantage ran its...


Opinion: Impacts of the Supreme Court’s ruling
07-14-2024 4:00 PM

Pete and Mary Mosseau live in Concord. After leaving office, Donald Trump was indicted by a federal grand jury in August 2023 for his conduct following the November 2020 election. The indictment alleged he conspired to overturn it by spreading...

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On the trail: Sununu says NH is going to be ‘a coin toss’
07-12-2024 4:17 PM

Gov. Chris Sununu has long been one of former President Donald Trump’s loudest Republican critics.But New Hampshire’s four-term governor, who isn’t seeking re-election this year, believes that Trump, who next week officially becomes the GOP’s 2024...


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From the farm: Bull training is on the schedule
07-14-2024 6:00 AM

‘Well, that wasn’t in today’s schedule,” I said to husband Bruce as he climbed out of the cab of the Mahindra tractor. The huge tractor tires were stuck hub-deep in tire-sucking muck that wouldn’t let go.It was a recent Sunday, and the day’s schedule...


Obit photo for Christopher Connolly Christopher Connolly

Saco, ME, ME - Christopher A. Connolly of Saco, Maine and formerly Hopkinton Village, New Hampshire, known far and wide as Beamer Connolly, passed away on July 9, 2024, with his loving wife and daughter by his side. He was 72 years old.... remainder of obit for Christopher Connolly

Obit photo for Everett C. Hunt Everett C. Hunt

Concord, NH - Everett C. Hunt, formerly of Warner NH, 95, died Sunday July 7 at The Birches of Concord in Concord NH. He was born on December 28,1928 in Stamford CT, the son of Benjamin G. Hunt and Dorothy Griffith Hunt. He was the ... remainder of obit for Everett C. Hunt

Obit photo for Joan Biron Joan Biron

Andover, NH - Joan Marie (Hinchliffe) Biron passed away peacefully at home on July 12, 2024 at the age of 77. Before moving to Andover, she and her husband Rick were residents of Wilmot (36 years) where she operated her businesses as a ... remainder of obit for Joan Biron

Obit photo for Gerald A. Faneuf Gerald A. Faneuf

Concord, NH - Gerald Arthur Faneuf, 'Gerry', 93, passed away peacefully on July 12th, 2024, following an extended illness. He was surrounded by family and friends. Gerald Arthur Faneuf was born on July 24,1930, in Worcester, Massach... remainder of obit for Gerald A. Faneuf


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