Local News

Accident closes down Route 16 near Madison

23-08-2016 Hits:155 Local News

By Daymond Steer ALBANY — Route 16 from Chocorua to Route 113 in Madison was closed for hours because of a wreck late Monday that knocked out power to hundreds of people. At 10:22 p.m., Madison police were dispatched to 1724 White Mountain Highway for a reported single-vehicle accident with wires down across Route 16.

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Tele-Talk question: Do you think the court system is doing i…

22-08-2016 Hits:91 Tele-Talk

There were 15 responses to this week’s Tele-Talk question: “Do you think the court system is doing its part in addressing the opioid epidemic?” Eight people said the court system...

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Valley Voice

VV 8-19: So long to Ralph

18-08-2016 Hits:414 Valley Voice

By Tom Eastman THIS VALLEY LOST another one of its treasures last Friday when native Ralph W. Wiggin died at age 88. In terms of his appearance, I always thought of the...

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National forest encourages visitors to plan ahead

17-05-2013 Hits:13327 Outdoors

As Memorial Day weekend approaches, you may be planning to visit the White Mountain National Forest. Whether you are thinking about a get-away-from-it-all camping experience, your first hike of the...

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Conway software developer Rapid Insight growing

23-08-2016 Hits:74 Local Business

Mike Laracy, now 46, is married to Victoria Laracy, executive director of the MWV Housing Coalition.

 They have two children.

 Rapid Insight began selling its software in 2007.

 Business grew, and...

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Real Estate

Jason Robie: Olympic organizing

18-08-2016 Hits:183 Real Estate

By Jason RobiePeople often refer to cleaning tasks, such as cleaning out the garage or cleaning out the shed, as "making room for more junk." You likely know where I...

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Upcoming Events

Young soccer Eagles to open at home Thursday

23-08-2016 Hits:38 High School

By Lloyd Jones CONWAY — The Kennett High girls' soccer team will be among the youngest in Division II this fall, but new head coach Don Germain is enthusiast about the...

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Ongoing Calendar - Thursday (2)

04-07-2012 Hits:909 Ongoing Calendar

THURSDAYS Conway Area Lions Club. Club meets the first Wednesday and third Thursday of each month. The Thursday meetings are socials at various locations. For more information, visit www.conwayarea.org. Mount Washington Valley...

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String Equinox to perform at 12 Main Aug. 24

22-08-2016 Hits:69 General

SANDWICH — Summer Concerts 2016 to present String Equinox, Composing in the Traditions, on Wednesday, Aug. 24, at 7:30 p.m. at The Arts Center at 12 Main in Center Sandwich. String...

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Ray Mitchell: Confused about point of column on slavery

22-08-2016 Hits:79 Letters

To the editor: In reading Tom McLaughlin’s Aug. 11 column titled “Don’t know much about history,” I was left more than a little confused. McLaughlin is absolutely correct in his assertion that...

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Winter Sports Preview: Fryeburg girls eye deep playoff run

11-12-2015 Hits:3196 Sports

By Lloyd Jones FRYEBURG — "Tougher, Faster, Smarter" — that's the mantra of the Fryeburg Academy girls basketball team this season. With no seniors on last year's team, the Raiders return a...

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