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Undefeated Cougars knock off Timber Wolf net girls

call imageJoshua Spaulding
ALTON — The Prospect Mountain volleyball team had a tough task on Thursday, Sept. 16, as the Timber Wolves welcomed undefeated Campbell to town....More

Mask protests dominate school board meeting

Elissa Paquette
WOLFEBORO — The Governor Wentworth Regional School District meeting on Monday, Sept. 13, in the Kingswood Arts Center got off to a late start. ...More

Alton Garden Club meets Sept. 28

ALTON — As summer is coming to a close, the Alton Garden Club still has three more monthly meetings to look forward to and enjoy. ...More

Mountaineer boys spoil Spartans homecoming

call imageTara Giles
WHITEFIELD — The WMRHS boys' soccer team hosted Berlin for homecoming on Sept. 18 and the visitors walked away with a 3-1 win. ...More

New Chief Medical Officer joins Family Health

BERLIN — Coös County Family Health Services is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Bonnie de Vries, MD as the organization’s news Chief Medical Officer. ...More

Randolph Public Library receives federal grant in support of library services

RANDOLPH — The Randolph Public Library is the recipient of $2,709 in grant funding thanks to federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds and made possible by the Institute of Museum and Library ...More

Knight net girls battle past Kennett

call imageJoshua Spaulding
NORTH CONWAY — The Kennett and Kingswood volleyball teams both entered last Wednesday’s match looking to get in the win column....More

Eagle girls dominate the field in Whitefield

call imageJoshua Spaulding
WHITEFIELD — The Kennett cross country girls dominated in Whitefield on Saturday, putting runners in the top five spots in a race hosted by White Mountains Regional....More

Humane Society grateful to Golf Tournament sponsors

call imageOSSIPEE — The Lakes Region Humane Society (LRHS) had purrrrfect weather for its 14th Annual "Play Fore the Pets" Golf Tournament on Friday Sept. 17 at the Kingswood Golf Club in Wolfeboro. ...More

Jefferson bids farewell to Claudette Couture

Tara Giles
JEFFERSON — The town of Jefferson lost a big personality last week, with the passing of Claudette Rose Couture on Sept. 14. ...More

Field hockey Mountaineers best Spartans in OT

call imageTara Giles
WHITEFIELD — The Berlin Mountaineers traveled to Whitefield to face the Spartans for homecoming....More

Buckley discusses outlook for Democrats in 2022

Tara Giles
LANCASTER — Last week, New Hampshire Democratic Party Chairman Ray Buckley visited the North Country, making stops in Lancaster, Littleton and Berlin, prior to heading over to the Truman Dinner. ...More

GPD police appreciation event this Thursday

Erin Plummer
People can get a direct perspective on the Gilford Police Department with a special event this Thursday thanks to efforts by a Gilford resident....More

Job Fair connects organizations with volunteers

Erin Plummer
GILFORD — Organizations and potential volunteers had the opportunity to meet in one place thanks to the first Belknap County Volunteer Job Fair at Gunstock....More

Gilford Library programs see strong turnout

Erin Plummer
The Gilford Public Library is still working through the pandemic and working to instill the love of reading in people of all ages....More

County Commissioners urge Sununu to reject vaccine mandates

Elissa Paquette
OSSIPEE — President Joe Biden announced on Sept. 9 that he asked the Department of Labor to issue an emergency rule requiring all employers with 100 or more employees to ensure their workforce is ...More

Dock hand initiative a success

Elissa Paquette
WOLFEBORO — Selectman Luke Freundenburg reported at the Sept. 15 Board of Selectmen's meeting on a dock hand initiative he proposed and put in place as a pilot program with approval of the Board....More

Outdoor classroom, right behind the indoor classroom

WOLFEBORO — Just outside the back door of Crescent Lake School is an impressive resource for students and teachers alike....More

Nature enthusiasts observe annual hawk migration

call imageDonna Rhodes
BRISTOL — Last Saturday, nature enthusiasts gathered at Little Roundtop Mountain’s Inspiration Point, located on land maintained by the Slim Baker Foundation in Bristol, to observe the annual ...More

Community enjoys opportunity to explore Old Hill Village

call imageDonna Rhodes
HILL — The original town of Hill, now known as Old Hill Village, is open to the public once a year, when residents and visitors can drive through the old town to reminisce, learn the history of ...More

Kids’ Marathon returns to Bristol Oct. 2!

PLYMOUTH — Mid-State Health Center in partnership with the Bristol Rotary Club and New Hampshire Marathon is the proud sponsor of the Kids’ Marathon. ...More

Lincoln's Highland Games return with low numbers and high enthusiasm

call imageLINCOLN — After a one-year hiatus, the NH Gathering of the Scottish Clans returned to Loon Mountain last weekend. ...More

Littleton considers new space for town offices

Agnel Larcom
LITTLETON — The Littleton Select Board has begun to consider options after discovering that a building lease agreement for the town offices was month-to-month, rather than an annual arrangement. ...More

Air National Guard christens new aircraft as The Spirit of Grafton County

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NEWINGTON — Grafton County Commissioner Wendy Piper attended the christening of The Spirit of Grafton County, a KC-46 Pegasus air-refueling plane at the Pease Air National Guard base near Portsmouth ...More

Students learn about birds, science with Hawk Watch

call imageErin Plummer
MEREDITH — Fourth graders at Inter-Lakes Elementary School were back on the hill looking for hawks and other flying fauna during the 41st year of the Hawk Watch....More

Inter-Lakes planning Homecoming celebration next week

Joshua Spaulding
MEREDITH — Homecoming is coming and Inter-Lakes Middle High School is hoping to celebrate in style....More

Reach the Beach runners return to the Lakes Region

call imageErin Plummer
MEREDITH — It’s not unusual for the Lakes Region to be a passing point for area visitors, but last Friday night, those visitors were coming by foot all the way from Bretton Woods en route ...More

Belmont girls battle, but Gilford gets the win

call imageJoshua Spaulding
BELMONT — The Gilford girls’ soccer team played spoiler to the Belmont Homecoming on Saturday morning, scoring one goal in each half on the way to a 2-0 win....More

Riding toward their futures

call imageJoshua Spaulding
RUMNEY — It’s about a lot more than just riding dirt bikes. ...More

Boston Post Cane awarded to Ashland’s Virginia Danforth

call imageASHLAND — The Boston Post Cane for Ashland has been awarded to Ashland's oldest resident, Virginia Danforth. ...More

NH Veterans Home to hold outdoor craft fair

call imageTILTON — The New Hampshire Veterans Home (NHVH) will hold an outdoor craft fair on Saturday, Sept. 25 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Home’s pavilion, accessible from Colby Road in Tilton. ...More

MVSB supports Gale School redevelopment project

BELMONT — MVSB (Meredith Village Savings Bank) recently purchased $10,000 in tax credits from Lakes Region Community Developers (LRCD) through the New Hampshire Community Development Finance Authority ...More

Defense sparks Gilford-Belmont to big win over Pembroke

call imageJoshua Spaulding
GILFORD — From all accounts, Breaking Benjamin put on a pretty good show at the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion on Saturday night....More
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