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New London officer, state trooper justified in shooting

CONCORD — A New London police officer involved in a non-fatal officer-involved shooting earlier this year was legally justified in his use of deadly force, according to a preliminary report from the New Hampshire Attorney General’s office releas More...

Local

3 charged for assaulting Saxtons River resident &nbsp

SAXTONS RIVER — Three people accused of assaulting a Saxtons River resident are scheduled to appear in court late next month.  More...

Colby-Sawyer College adds solar array in quest for carbon neutrality &nbsp

NEW LONDON — A new solar array brings Colby-Sawyer closer to its goal of transitioning to a carbon-neutral campus by 2050.    More...

Newport Police Department log &nbsp

Sunday, July 16  4:59 a.m. — Domestic dispute reported on Sullivan Street.  9:09 a.m. — Stray dog reported on Swan Street.  9:44 a.m. — Caller reported a complaint about a motorist on John Stark Highway. More...

Obituaries &nbsp

Thomas J. Sheehan Jr. &nbsp

BRADENTON, Fla. — Thomas Joseph Sheehan Jr., 89, of Sun City Center, died Tuesday, July 11, 2017, at the Braden River Rehabilitation Hospital, Bradenton, Florida after a short illness. More...

John C. Thompson &nbsp

CROYDON — John C. Thompson, 73, passed away Monday, July 24, 2017, at his home, Wind in the Willows Farm, in Croydon. He was born Oct. 29, 1943, in Hudson, New Hampshire, to Robert and Georgia (Greeley) Thompson, one of four boys.   More...

John M. Narkiewicz &nbsp

KEENE — John M. Narkiewicz Jr., 80, of Railroad Street in Keene, died Sunday, July 23, 2017. John was born Oct. 5, 1936, in Bellows Falls, the son of John and Myrtie (Aiken) Narkiewicz. More...

City officials push for ATV use on rail trail

CLAREMONT — City officials are working to reinstate ATV access to the rail trail running through Claremont after a 2014 ruling closed the trails to motorized vehicles. More...

Town, community leaders talk projects at annual meeting

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Region

Sununu announces distribution of $30M in road aid &nbsp

CONCORD — Following the governor’s signature earlier this month, the allocations to municipalities resulting from Senate Bill 38 have been announced, with local towns collectively set to receive upward of half a million dollars for infrastructur More...

Sports

Post 84 knocks Post 37 out of state tourney &nbsp

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION — Bellows Falls Post 37 was putting out the hits in Monday's 2017 American Legion State Championship elimination game. More...

Claremont's Bergeron wins again at Devil's Bowl

WEST HAVEN — Veteran racer Chris Bergeron of Claremont scored his third consecutive NASCAR Whelen All-American Series victory at Devil’s Bowl Speedway on Friend Construction Night Saturday.  More...

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