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Alton voters have many articles to deliberate Wednesday

Joshua Spaulding
ALTON — Alton voters will get their say on the town warrant on Wednesday, Feb. 4, at the town’s annual Deliberative Session. The Deliberative Session will take place at the Prospect Mountain ...More

New Durham voters preparing for first town Deliberative Session

Joshua Spaulding
NEW DURHAM — For the first time ever, New Durham voters will be taking part in a Deliberative Session in regards to the town warrant. The New Durham Town Deliberative Session will be held on Monday, ...More

On the plus side

call imageJoshua Spaulding
ALTON — What do you call an ugly win? A win. And the Prospect Mountain boys’ hoop team was happy to take whatever it could get on Tuesday, Jan. 20. The Timber Wolves welcomed Belmont to town ...More

Democrats seek to get out the vote on Election Day, Nov. 4

call imageEdith Tucker
SHELBURNE — Incumbent Democratic officeholders, including Gov. Maggie Hassan and Congresswoman Annie Kuster, and Party activists urged North Country Democrats to work to get out the vote on Election ...More

Applications now available for 33-unit Notre Dame Apartments

Edith Tucker
BERLIN — Work on the 33-unit Notre Dame Apartments, designed for affordable independent living for those 62 and over, are about 70 percent complete, and AHEAD is now working to get the word out ...More

Register now for Riverfire 5K Run/Walk

BERLIN — With registration for the RiverFire 5K in full swing, organizers are encouraging runners and walkers to register by Oct. 9 to be guaranteed a commemorative race T-shirt. Although participants ...More

Brookfield to hold public hearing on 2015 warrant Feb. 3

Larissa Mulkern
BROOKFIELD — The board of selectmen reviewed a draft list of warrant articles during its regular meeting on Jan. 13. A public hearing on the articles will be held during the board’s Feb. 3 ...More

Bye Insurance Group adds property and casualty lines

Larissa Mulkern
WAKEFIELD — The Bye Insurance Group will officially acquire a portion of the Armor Insurance Group’s business on Feb. 2 when the owners sign off on a purchase and sale agreement transferring ...More

A Wolfeboro native shares her story about heroin addiction

call imageJoyce El Kouarti
[Editor’s Note: This is the third installment of our report on the heroin epidemic in Carroll County. Courtney McKenna, age 25, is a recovering heroin addict who has agreed to tell her story ...More

Omni Mount Washington Canopy Tour featured in N.Y. Times article

Edith Tucker
BRETTON WOODS — A two-column half-page photograph of a Canopy Tour guide working with ropes on a platform located high on a trunk in a stand of hemlocks on the zip-lining course in the Bretton Woods ...More

Town offices now on Main St., Station Sq. bldg. rented for one year

Edith Tucker
NORTHUMBERLAND — The selectmen met twice last week — on both Monday and Wednesday nights — to hash out how best to deal with the unwelcome news that the newly renovated town-owned building ...More

Moonbeam Café team heading to Food Network Festival in N.Y.C.

call imageEdith Tucker
LANCASTER — "The Moonbeam Café was invited to the Food Network New York City Wine & Food Festival, I think because we were awarded ‘Best Hidden Gem 2013’ and ‘Best New Restaurant ...More

Golden Eagles take to slopes of Gunstock

call imageJoshua Spaulding
GILFORD — The Gilford alpine ski team competed at Gunstock on Friday, Jan. 9, with the Golden Eagles doing battle with some solid Division II teams in Kennett, Kingswood and Plymouth. Host Laconia ...More

Golden Eagle girls stopped in tourney finals

call imageJoshua Spaulding
GILFORD — With both teams entering the Lakes Region Holiday Hoop Tournament with undefeated regular season records, the first-round matchup between the Gilford and Newfound girls on Saturday, Dec. ...More

Bartlett, Harris combine for 30 as Eagles clip Kearsarge

call imageJeff Lajoie
GILFORD — With a multitude of weapons at his disposal this winter, Gilford High School girls' basketball coach Rick Forge knows that different players are capable of stepping up on different nights. ...More

Tuftonboro Year in Review

Elissa Paquette
TUFTONBORO — Three issues dominated public discourse in Tuftonboro in 2014: how to solve the long standing space needs of the town’s library; a town wide revaluation of property a year earlier ...More

Hearing on Tuftonboro library bond set for Feb. 9

Elissa Paquette
TUFTONBORO — The bond hearing for discussion of financing of Tuftonboro’s recently unveiled new library building proposal is scheduled for Monday, Feb. 9, at 6 p.m. at the Town House. The ...More

Wolfeboro selectmen confer with legislators

Thomas Beeler
WOLFEBORO — State Sen. Jeb Bradley and State Reps. Harold Parker and Steve Schmidt met with Wolfeboro selectmen at their Jan. 21 meeting to discuss several issues of interest to the town....More
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Bear hoop girls remain undefeated

call imageJoshua Spaulding
BRISTOL — After slowly getting back into the swing of things following the holiday break, the Newfound hoop girls have been in full swing since. On Friday, Jan. 16, the Bears welcomed Kearsarge ...More

Freshmen lead the way for Bears at Bretton Woods

call imageJoshua Spaulding
CARROLL — The seven Newfound alpine ski team members made the trip north to Bretton Woods for a meet on Thursday, Jan. 16. "Fantastic snow conditions and friendly staff made it a great day to be ...More

Bears kick off alpine season at Ragged

call imageJoshua Spaulding
DANBURY — The Newfound alpine ski team played the role of hosts for the first meet of the season on Friday, Jan. 9, at Ragged Mountain. And despite the chilly temperatures, the day was a success ...More

Late three lifts Patriots over Lumberjacks

call imageCorey McKean
LINCOLN — With both teams midway through the season and playoff spots being hard to come by this year, the Profile Patriots traveled to Lin-Wood on Wednesday night looking for a big win. It would ...More

Crusader girls improve to 7-0 in epic fashion

call imageCorey McKean
LITTLETON — With the Littleton Lady Crusaders leading almost the entire game on Friday night, it came down to crunch time in the final minutes of the game as the Colebrook Mohawks pulled closer ...More

Carolyn Berlack wins giant slalom race at Loon Mountain

call imageCorey McKean
LINCOLN — Carolyn Berlack, sister of former U.S. Ski Team member Ronnie Berlack, had an unbelievable race day on Friday afternoon, Jan. 9, for the Profile girls’ ski team, winning every run. ...More

Dow, Swanson lead Lakers past Bears

call imageJoshua Spaulding
BRISTOL — In the opening game of the season, the Inter-Lakes boys’ basketball team had no trouble with Newfound. The Lakers experienced the same thing on Tuesday, Jan. 6, this time traveling ...More

Breaking the 'curse' tops list of MA stories

call imageJeff Lajoie
MOULTONBOROUGH — It was a year of breakthroughs for the Moultonborough Academy athletic department. Big moments saw several teams make history, with top individuals also setting marks. Here's a ...More

Daly's standout year highlights 2014 for Lakers

call imageJeff Lajoie
MEREDITH — It was a big year for Cam Daly. The Inter-Lakes harrier won state titles in the spring and fall, leading the way for the I-L athletic program in 2014. As a result, his XC title was our ...More

Bobcats sweep to jumping win

call imageJoshua Spaulding
ALBANY — The Plymouth ski jumping team took the top five spots in a meet at Kennett on Friday, Jan. 23. The Bobcats easily swept to victory with the strong individual showing, with Sunapee in second, ...More

Potochniak leads unified Eagles past Plymouth

call imageJoshua Spaulding
PLYMOUTH — The unified basketball season officially kicked off on Tuesday, Jan. 13, with Plymouth playing host to rival Kennett. The two teams played a close first quarter, but Kennett was able ...More

Bobcats take victory in Winnisquam Winter Classic

call imageJoshua Spaulding
TILTON — The Plymouth wrestling team dominated the Winnisquam Winter Classic on Saturday, Jan. 10, easily outdistancing Timberlane by a score of 192 to 164.5. "We’ve been fighting the flu ...More

A unified good time

call imageJoshua Spaulding
BELMONT — Smiles were everywhere. Loud rounds of applause roared through the Belmont High School gym. It wasn’t your typical preseason jamboree on the court on Saturday, Jan. 10, but rather ...More

Bears take tourney title

call imageJoshua Spaulding
GILFORD — The Winnisquam hoop boys entered the Lakes Region Holiday Tournament with an undefeated record and though the three games in Gilford over the week after Christmas didn’t count in ...More

Relay record, wild playoff win top Belmont list

call imageJeff Lajoie
BELMONT — The year 2014 brought about some exciting things for the town of Belmont on the athletic front. There were broken records, state titles and dramatic postseason runs just to name a few. ...More
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