October 12, 2017 RSS feed / News

Hassan vows to fight Trump override of climate plan

HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Democratic Sen. Maggie Hassan says she will fight the Trump administration's move to kill an Obama-era effort to limit carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants.  More...

New Hampshire Democrats criticize Trump's move on insurance

CONCORD, N.H. — Members of New Hampshire's all-Democratic congressional delegation on Friday criticized President Donald Trump's decision to halt payments to insurers under the Obama-era health care law, saying it will only raise rates for milli More...

60's night at Parlin Field

FRANCES AND BRYAN HUOT pose for a photo in front of a 1964 Pontiac GTO at the Library Arts Center’s 60s-themed dinner in a hangar at Parlin Field Saturday night. More...

Unity Mountain Trail hosts its first batch of walkers

UNITY — At age 75, New London resident Rosemary Silverberg likes to stay active.   She and her friend, 93-year-old Geneva French, of Newport, are both participants in the Council on Aging’s Outdoor Recreation for Seniors Program, and a More...

Bill from Shaheen, Collins, sets up diabetes commission

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A bill authored by Sens. More...

Colby-Sawyer to host Chamber function Nov. 2

NEW LONDON — The Lake Sunapee Region Chamber of Commerce Fall Business After Hours will be held a Colby-Sawyer College.  More...

Library wants kids’ thoughts on expansion

NEWBURY — The Newbury Public Library is hosting its second public forum about upcoming expansion plans from 5-7 p.m. on Friday, Oct. More...

Sullivan County Property Transfers

NEWPORT — The following property transfers were recorded at the office of the Sullivan County Registry of Deeds during the week ending Oct. 7: Claremont  More...

Signs of Kindness event in Newport on Oct. 17

NEWPORT — Newport area residents have been asked to come together to support and kind and inclusive community from 5-6 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 17 on the Newport Common.  More...

8th Scarecrow entry deadline set in Wilmot

WILMOT — Wilmot’s 8th Annual Scarecrow Contest has begun.Join the fun and build a fun, fanciful, sporty, scary, beautiful…or silly scarecrow.Open to all Wilmot residents and co-sponsored by the Wilmot Community Association and Wilmot Garden Club. More...

New Hampshire lawmakers play ball to help homeless veterans

MERRIMACK, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire lawmakers will be reaching across the aisle and running around the bases to raise money for homeless veterans.  More...

Lack of computer skills may cost doctor, 85, her practice

NEW LONDON, N.H. (AP) — An 85-year-old New Hampshire doctor who couldn't participate in a state-regulated prescription drug monitoring program because she doesn't use computers may be forced to close her practice. More...

Vermont sees modern-day record for bald eagle reproduction

MONTPELIER, Vt. — The number of bald eagles that successfully nested in Vermont and raised young set a modern-day record this year, advancing the state's years long effort to restore the bird, according to state biologists. More...

Mystery Dinner Theater in Claremont Oct. 27, 28

CLAREMONT — Tickets are on sale now for the 5th Annual New England Classical Academy Murder Mystery Dinner Theater “Writing a Will Can Be Murder!”    More...

Songs and Tales of WWI coming to Warner stage

WARNER — Sunapee, Kearsarge Intercommunity Theater will present “The Songs and Tales of World War 1 at 7:30 p.m., Oct, 13 and 14 and 2 p.m., Oct. More...

Judge merges 2 lawsuits challenging New Hampshire voter law

NASHUA, N.H. More...

South Church Holiday Bazaar is Nov. 11

NEWPORT — The annual Holiday Bazaar at Newport’s South Congregational Church is planned for Saturday, Nov. 11 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.   More...

Women's health docs say Trump ignores birth control science

WASHINGTON  — The Trump administration's new birth control rule is raising questions among some women's health experts, who say it overlooks known benefits of contraception while selectively citing data that raise doubts about effectiveness More...

Jefferson, Wolke studying abroad

CANTON, N.Y. — The following students are participating in an off-campus study abroad program for the Fall 2017 semester through St. Lawrence University:  More...

Tick talk tonight

WILMOT — Tick Talk will be the subject of a talk tonight from 7-8:30 by UNH Cooperative Extension Entomologist Alan Eaton at the Wilmot Community Association Red Barn, 64 Village Road.The workshop is free and open to the public. More...

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