Flotation therapy alleviates stress, joint and muscle pain &nbsp

NEWPORT — It’s like being wrapped in a warm blanket or a soft cocoon made out of silk. You see nothing, you hear nothing, and, for the most part, you feel nothing — just a remarkable sense of being afloat in zero gravity. More...

Local

Newport Police Department log &nbsp

Sunday, Feb. 19  10:38 a.m. — Caller reporting a stray dog on Unity Road.  11:11 a.m. — Caller reported a parking complaint on Chandlers Mill Road.  1:34 p.m. — Caller requested an officer for a civil standby on Sullivan Street.  More...

Charlestown Police Department log &nbsp

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Sports

Windsor downs Springfield on senior night &nbsp

WINDSOR — Windsor strengthened its hold on the top spot in VPA Division 3 Tuesday evening, riding a 17-point burst to a 58-31 senior night victory over Springfield. The Yellow Jackets started five of their six seniors on the special occasion, bu More...

Stevens Unified earns No. 5 seed &nbsp

CONCORD — The Stevens Unified basketball team will open the NHIAA playoffs at home. The Cardinals (7-1) drew the fifth seed in the 20-team field and will host No. 12 Laconia (4-1) in the second round. More...

Obituaries &nbsp

Candace L. Wilson &nbsp

STRATHAM, N.H. —  Candace L. Wilson, 71, of Stratham, New Hampshire, died peacefully Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at her home surrounded by loving family.    She was born Sept. More...

Roberta R. Morrow &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Roberta R. Morrow, 89, formerly of Memorial Drive in Claremont, passed away peacefully Monday night, Feb. 27, 2017, at the Sullivan County Nursing Home. More...

'It was real science' &nbsp

Students assess culverts, watershed through outdoor learning project

CHARLESTOWN — The Charlestown Primary School gymnasium was a hive of activity Tuesday night as students in grades 4 through 8 presented projects derived from outdoor learning at the Clay Brook Nature Trail. More...

CCA seeking $24K in 24 hour fundraiser for tuition program &nbsp

CLAREMONT — Claremont Christian Academy is on a mission to raise $24,000 in 24 hours so that a family tuition discount program can continue for another year.  As of 4 p.m. More...

Region

Eversource begins sale process of assets &nbsp

MANCHESTER — The process to sell the remaining electric generation assets and related properties held by Public Service of New Hampshire, now doing business as Eversource, launched Tuesday, led by the designated auction advisor, J.P. More...

$50M in scholarships being offered to FIRST participants &nbsp

MANCHESTER — FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology), an international, K-12 not-for-profit organization founded to inspire young people’s interest and participation in science and technology, announced on Tuesday a mil More...

Record warmth in northern New England may not be over &nbsp

The record warmth in northern New England may not be over. The National Weather Service says the temperature is projected to climb to a record-high 65 degrees on Wednesday in Concord, New Hampshire. More...

Opinion

Saving the environment for future generations &nbsp

2016 was the hottest year on record and follows the two previous years, which were also the hottest years on record. With the weird weather of this past winter, 2017 is also likely to be another hottest year on record. More...

Vote to better education at town meeting &nbsp

To the Editor,   The informed voter is essential to maintaining the vibrant health of our republic. On March 7, Vermonters will have the opportunity to participate and vote in the annual town meeting.    More...

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