December 8, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

County manager search to start by first of year

NEWPORT – The search for a new county manager for Sullivan County will start no later than Jan. 1, according to a proposed timeline schedule approved by the County Commissioners Monday. More...

Twirling their way to gifts for needy children in Newport

NEWPORT -- The Red Star Twirlers dazzled an audience of more than 100 Saturday evening, Dec. More...

Special Sections

Sports

Conant holds off Newport charge in season opener

NEWPORT — A new coach, a rejuvenated knee and a couple of second-half rallies gave the Newport girls basketball team hope Friday night. More...

Columns

Past-Time

Increased enrollment at Stevens High School to require additional teachers

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Looking Ahead for week of 12-08-2016

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Weather Watch

First snow arrives

On three successive days, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, rain fell over the area amounting to 1.02 inches. More...

Loony Lunge

SWIMMERS RUN AND DIVE into Lake Sunapee during the Sunapee Recreation Department's Loony Lunge in Sunapee Harbor Dec. 3. The event was part of the Sunapee Harbor Magic Holiday Celebration. More...

Violators of mandatory Newport water restrictions could face fines

NEWPORT – Newport selectmen took steps Monday night to strengthen the town’s mandatory water restrictions to deal with the current drought.       More...

New Newport Health Center ‘dedicated to patients, families’

NEWPORT -- At the Newport Health Center Tuesday afternoon, Nov. 29, the impressive new facility was officially unwrapped in a special ribbon cutting ceremony.     More...

Transition services reaching more students at KRHS level

NEW LONDON -- The special education transition team at Kearsarge Regional High School (KRHS) updated the school board on how it supports students with disabilities.     More...

KRES students look to collect 850 food items

NEW LONDON – Kearsarge Regional Elementary School at New London is celebrating the season of giving with a food drive.       More...

News

Gas prices expected to rise by 5-15 cents

Average retail gasoline prices in New Hampshire have risen 3.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.15/g Sunday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 875 gas outlets in New Hampshire.       More...

Charlestown tax rate up $2.86 a $1,000 at $35.05

CHARLESTOWN – The 2016 Charlestown tax rate has been set at $35.05 per $1,000 of property valuation by the New Hampshire Department of Revenue Administration, up $2.86 over the 2015 rate of $32.19.     More...

Sunapee Cove will be hosting ‘Las Posadas’

SUNAPEE -- The annual local performance of the touring Christmas musical, “Las Posadas,” will take place on Sunday, Dec 18 at 2 p.m. at Sunapee Cove Lakeside Assisted Living, 1250 Route 11, Sunapee.  More...

Obituaries

Waterman

NEWPORT -- Deanna L. Waterman, 67, died on Dec. 3, 2016 after a long battle with cancer. She was born on March 14, 1949 in Newport, N.H., to the late Ernest and Natalie (Brissette) Bertrand. More...

Ella Flanders, 77

NEWPORT -- Ella Flanders, 77, passed away on Nov. 29, 2016 at Summercrest Senior Living Community in Newport after suffering with Alzheimer's for more than two years. More...

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