Unmanned gas station proves vital in Dunbarton

05-28-2024 1:09 PM

You wouldn’t expect a gas station to spark fond feelings, but Heavens Gas, an unmanned gas station in Dunbarton, has become indispensable to locals.“I love this gas station! I love it because there is nobody here,” Nancy Fraize said as she filled up...

N.H. Senate frowns on House move to link landfill moratorium with disability pension bill

05-28-2024 2:53 PM

The House of Representatives’ attempt to revive the landfill moratorium bill by linking it to a pensions bill for public safety employees was seen as an unfair move by the state Senate.House Bill 1620 which looked to impose a moratorium on landfill...

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A deep dive into John Stark baseball, the program Dennis Pelletier’s built
05-24-2024 9:06 AM

Brett Patnode is always asked the same question: How does John Stark baseball produce so many college baseball players?Patnode’s currently a senior playing at New England College in Henniker with three of his former John Stark teammates: Brady...


Opinion: Scouting is a victim of corporatism
05-28-2024 10:21 AM

A. J. Kierstead is founder and host of The New England Take and a resident of Concord. A scout is brave. This is why I feel that I must speak out. I care about this program deeply. I am a proud Scouter who works with a curious and hilarious group of...

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Tempers flare after House passes gun background check bill again
05-24-2024 11:31 AM

It was a dramatic 15 minutes on the House floor Thursday afternoon. First, the House likely picked a fight with the Senate by voting overwhelmingly to revive and send back to the Senate a gun background check bill senators tabled last week. This time,...


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New Hampshire Audubon McLane Center’s Native Plant Sale and Spring Craft Fair this weekend
05-28-2024 2:13 PM

Join the New Hampshire Audubon McLane Center for their Native Plant Sale and Spring Craft Fair on Sunday, June 2 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.Stock up on pollinator safe, native plants and shrubs that support our native pollinators and wildlife while also...


Obit photo for Albert Covey Jones Albert Covey Jones

Laconia, NH - Albert Covey Jones, 79, of Laconia died May 13, 2024. Al was born September 3, 1944, to Laurence H. and Dorothy S. (Covey) Jones in Hanover, NH. He is preceded in death by his parents, brother Franklin, and sister Kathryn... remainder of obit for Albert Covey Jones

Obit photo for Kathleen Marie Lavallee Kathleen Marie Lavallee

Boscawen, NH - Kathleen Marie Lavallee, age 68, died on Saturday May 18th at Concord Hospital, Concord, NH. She was Born Kathleen Marie O'Mara on December 27th,1955 in Nashua, NH. The daughter of William O'Mara and Gertrude (Danrudand) ... remainder of obit for Kathleen Marie Lavallee

Obit photo for Stanley J. Andrewski III Stanley J. Andrewski III

North Sutton, NH - North Sutton, NH – Stanley "Stan" J. Andrewski, III died peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on Friday, May 24, 2024, at the age of 52 after a valiant nine-year battle with cancer. Stan was born on ... remainder of obit for Stanley J. Andrewski III

Obit photo for Jennifer Ann Nelson Jennifer Ann Nelson

Claremont, NH - Jennifer Ann "Jen" Nelson (nee Mayo) passed away on March 27, 2024, in Claremont, NH, at the age of 50. She was born on July 19, 1973, in Boston, MA. Jen was a very caring person, always putting others before herself. ... remainder of obit for Jennifer Ann Nelson


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