Granite State News

Dr. Tom Ballestero urges community-based solutions to water resource threats

WOLFEBORO — Wentworth Watershed Association President Anne Blodget opened the Wolfeboro Water Summit on May 13 in the Great Hall before a packed hall. The intent of the summit, said Blodget, was to "build combined understanding and work toward community based solutions" ...more>

Forum discusses governmental efforts to deal with drug crisis

[Editor's Note: This is the first of three articles on countywide efforts to deal with substance use disorders.] SANDWICH — State Representative Ed Butler (D-Harts Location) contributed a run down on legislative moves to counter drug trafficking ...more>

Tuftonboro selectmen authorize funds for library renovation plan

TUFTONBORO — On May 19, the Board of Selectmen authorized the expenditure of $16,450 from the Library Building Capital Reserve account for SMP Architects to draw up a conceptual plan of resident Skip Hurt's library renovation proposal....more>

Bean and Fitzpatrick rule the Smith River

43rd annual race benefits Wolfeboro Lions Club Scholarship Fund

WOLFEBORO — For the 43rd year in a row, paddlers hit the water of Lake Wentworth for the annual Great Smith River Canoe and Kayak Race on Saturday. The race, run by the Wolfeboro Lions Club started at Albee Beach on Lake Wentworth and passed through to Crescent Lake and then down the Smith River through the whitewater to Back Bay and then finished at the town docks on Lake Winnipesaukee. Proceeds from the race go to the Wolfeboro Lions Club Scholarship Fund....more>

Wakefield Bonnyman Road project to be completed this fall

WAKEFIELD — At it May 10 meeting the Board of Selectmen met with Linda Schier, executive director, and Amy Arsenault, program manager, of the Acton Wakefield Watersheds Alliance (AWWA) to discuss the status of the Bonnyman Road runoff control project...more>

Sodom Road and Tuftonboro Neck bridge repairs needed

TUFTONBORO — The Sodom Road Bridge over the Melvin River and the Tuftonboro Neck Bridge are in need of repair. The Sodom Road Bridge, last modified in 1970, is listed on the state's 2016 Municipal Bridge Red List of a total of 324 bridges requiring interim inspections....more>

Tuftonboro Road Agent told to move boulders on Brown Road

TUFTONBORO — During their May 8 meeting, the Board of Selectmen asked Road Agent Jim Bean to move the controversial line of rocks in the right of way on Brown Road parallel to the Steinman family's property, back onto their property. ...more>
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