Local News

Tamworth minutes: Colby 'immediately' fired

28-09-2016 Hits:94 Local News

By Daymond Steer TAMWORTH — Nonpublic selectmen's minutes, released Wednesday afternoon, confirm that former Tamworth Police Chief Penny Colby was fired from a post she had held for mere months. Meanwhile, her predecessor said he's willing to come back. Penny Colby receives her Tamworth Police chief's badge  Feb. 25 from husband Ted Colby, a Madison police officer. (COURTESY PHOTO)Colby, who had served with the Tamworth Police Department since 2008, was selected to replace Dan Poirier, who retired Feb. 1, by an independent committee. Since being hired, however, she had faced criticisms that she wasn't responding to enough calls, lived too far from town...

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Teletalk

Tele-Talk Responses: What would you like to see done with th…

26-09-2016 Hits:70 Tele-Talk

There were 11 responses to this week’s Tele-Talk question: What would you like to see done with the unused space at Kennett Middle School? Two people suggested moving other classes...

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Valley Voice

100-Acre Challenge weekend and more

22-09-2016 Hits:187 Valley Voice

By Tom EastmanWELCOME TO FALL! The calendar tells us that summer is over and fall is here, but you wouldn't have known it on the first day of autumn Thursday...

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Outdoors

National forest encourages visitors to plan ahead

17-05-2013 Hits:16021 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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Real Estate

Four-season lodge in Hart's Location

22-09-2016 Hits:189 Real Estate

As you depart the slopes of Attitash Ski Resort and head west into the scenic White Mountains you'll soon find yourself at 1071 US Route 302 in Hart's Location, home...

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Business

Ground broken for Phase 1 of Kearsarge Brook Condominiums at…

27-09-2016 Hits:93 Local Business

Also on hand was Bill Hopkins of Portland, Maine-based architects Archetype. Master plan design architect John Ashworth of Bull-Stockwell Allen of San Francisco was not able to attend. The condominiums will...

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Upcoming Events

Margaret Merritt: Vote for Shea-Porter, Hassan, Clinton

28-09-2016 Hits:29 Letters

To the editor: My husband and I live in New Hampshire because we treasure its clean air and water, as well as its beautiful scenery.  In November, I will vote to...

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Calendar

Ongoing Calendar - Thursday (2)

04-07-2012 Hits:1599 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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Community

Addison Mae Lamson

28-09-2016 Hits:26 General

Addison Mae Lamson was born to Kayla Ann (Young) Lamson and Jeremy Philip Lamson of Moultonborough on Sept. 20, 2016, at 11:50 a.m. at Memorial Hospital in North Conway. She...

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Opinion

Margaret Merritt: Vote for Shea-Porter, Hassan, Clinton

28-09-2016 Hits:29 Letters

To the editor: My husband and I live in New Hampshire because we treasure its clean air and water, as well as its beautiful scenery.  In November, I will vote to...

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Sports

Winter Sports Preview: Fryeburg girls eye deep playoff run

11-12-2015 Hits:4086 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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