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Organization making a difference in the North Country honored as Champion in Action

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 22:42
The Women's Rural Entrepreneurial Network was named a Champion in Action by Citizens Bank and the New Hampshire Union Leader, which comes with 35,000 in funding as well as promotional and volunteer support.
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Hiker found in hotel donates 3,000, avoids bill from Fish and Game

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 22:41
A Massachusetts hiker whose failure to notify his wife that he was spending the night in a hotel and prompted an extensive search and rescue operation in the White Mountains has donated 3,000 to the Department of Fish and Game to help pay for the operation.
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Dog thought to have fled crash found dead in car

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 22:41
A dog belonging to the victim of a fatal car crash, initially reported as missing by police and a local dog recovery group, has been found dead, killed in the same crash that took the life of her owner Tuesday in Merrimack.
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Patriarch to visit Our Lady of the Cedars today

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 22:41
Our Lady of the Cedars Melkite Catholic Church will receive a historic visit today from its Patriarch.
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Woman pleads guilty to opioid trafficking

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 22:41
A former Northwood woman pleaded guilty in federal court this week to participating in a methamphetamine trafficking conspiracy, U.S. Attorney Scott W. Murray announced Wednesday.
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Excusing depravity: Supporting a sexual predator

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 22:41
If a male guidance counselor in his 30s had sexually assaulted a 14-year-old student would his former colleagues beg the court to show leniency?
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Public meeting on I-93 exit scheduled for July 25

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 22:41
The New Hampshire Department of Transportation DOT will host a public informational meeting on Wednesday, July 25, about plans to construct a new highway exit between Exit 4 and Exit 5 on Interstate 93, according to a release.
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In Bedford, officials concerned with bullying numbers

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 22:41
While many risky behaviors considered in a recent survey showed positive improvements for Bedford youth, the data does indicate that bullying is on the rise, as well as marijuana use, binge drinking, rape, self injury and suicide.
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Pay raises proposed for Nashua police, school principals

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 22:41
The Board of Aldermen is reviewing two separate union contracts that would provide salary increases for city police and principals.
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Laconia councilor draws ire for remarks at meeting

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 22:41
Laconia City Councilor Bob Hamel is facing criticism for his remarks at a Monday night meeting during a prickly exchange with the head of the union that represents city firefighters.
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Intense winds leave path of destruction as trees topple around Northwood Lake

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 18:28
A violent downburst left a path of destruction along parts of Northwood Lake early Tuesday evening.
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Curtain rises on 'Curtains' in Lebanon

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 15:17
It's 'Curtains' for North Country Community Theatre, which stages a musical send-up of a backstage murder mystery this and next weekend at Lebanon Opera House, 51 N. Park St.
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Majestic Theatre pays a call to the Chicken Ranch

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 15:17
This happy-go-lucky view of small-town vice and statewide political 'side-stepping' centers on the Chicken Ranch, a long-running brothel whose time is at an end.
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Joe Jackson steppin' out in Portsmouth

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 15:17
Joe Jackson, the singer and songwriter whose signature tunes include 'Is She Really Going Out with Him' and 'Steppin' Out,' will return to The Music Hall, 28 Chestnut St., Portsmouth, for an 8 p.m. show Thursday.
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Exhibit features NHIA Master of Arts work

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 15:17
A reception for New Hampshire Institute of Arts' Master of Arts in Arts Education student thesis exhibition runs from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday in the Roger Williams Gallery, 77 Amherst St, Manchester.
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Newport community creates huge display on library lawn

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 15:17
A lesson in community building has led to a whole school of fish.
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Receptions to feature works by Clark, Mueller

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 14:26
Work by artists Emilie Clark and Margery Mueller will be unveiled at two receptions, one at the Patricia Ladd Carega Gallery, 69 Maple St., Center Sandwich, from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday and the other at The Red Dot Gallery, 74 Drew Hill Road, Alton, on Sunday, also from 5 to 7 p.m.
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Steely Dan, Doobies coming to Gilford

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 14:26
In a double-bill show as part of their Summer of Living Dangerously tour, Steely Dan and The Doobie Brothers take over at the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion in Gilford at 7:30 p.m. Friday.
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A cappella country group goes from 'Sing-Off' win to 'Home Fries' fan base

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 14:26
Catapulted into the national spotlight with a Season 4 win on NBC's 'The Sing-Off' in 2013, the vocal group Home Free returns to the Granite State this month as part of its Timeless World Tour.
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Mustang Mania hits Merrimack brewery Sunday

Wed, 07/11/2018 - 14:26
The Budweiser Brewery Experience isn't putting the brakes on its trademark brew tours and service, but it's focus will be on a bit of Mustang Mania on Sunday.
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