Local News

Ossipee teacher aide accused of sex assault

25-07-2016 Hits:73 Local News

By Daymond Steer OSSIPEE — A teacher's aide at Cornerstone Christian Academy is accused of sexually molesting a 3-year-old girl who was in his care. The man denies the charge and says he will probably be able to make his $500 cash bail. Jeremiah Friedel, 32, of Effingham was arrested Friday. (POLICE PHOTO)Jeremiah Friedel, 32, of Effingham appeared by video from Carroll County's jail in Ossipee's circuit court Monday for an arraignment on a charge of aggravated felonious sexual assault, which is alleged to have taken place Oct. 23, 2015. Conway police arrested Friedel on a warrant Friday at his workplace, Becket Services. Becket...

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Teletalk

Tele-Talk responses: Is the school board’s reticence to allo…

25-07-2016 Hits:28 Tele-Talk

There were 27 responses to this week’s Tele-Talk question, “Is the school board’s reticence to allow online courses ‘as a substitute to traditional curriculum’ justified?” Six people said the school...

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Valley Voice

Out to sea and other stories

21-07-2016 Hits:127 Valley Voice

By Tom Eastman THE BLUEBERRIES ARE OUT, always a sure sign that we're into the best days of the summer, as was this week's string of three 50-centers — local weather...

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Outdoors

National forest encourages visitors to plan ahead

17-05-2013 Hits:12672 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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Business

Why go to Bridgton? The Depot Street Tap House

21-07-2016 Hits:200 Local Business

The Depot Street Tap House in Bridgton, Maine, has a casual, relaxed ambience. (COURTESY PHOTO)In the historic building's latest incarnation, bar owners Eric LaPerna and Carrye Castleman-Ross have been thrilled...

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Real Estate

More Thoughts While Weeding: Working out the bugs

21-07-2016 Hits:109 Real Estate

By Ann Bennett It has been a remarkable run of classic July weather this past week, accompanying a gorgeous full Thunder Moon. Eighteen of the first 23 days of the month...

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Upcoming Events

Tele-Talk responses: Is the school board’s reticence to allo…

25-07-2016 Hits:28 Tele-Talk

There were 27 responses to this week’s Tele-Talk question, “Is the school board’s reticence to allow online courses ‘as a substitute to traditional curriculum’ justified?” Six people said the school...

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Community

Madison student receives Plan-NH scholarship

25-07-2016 Hits:21 General

  MANCHESTER — Timothy Allen of Madison was awarded a Plan-NH scholarship at a ceremony June 22 in Manchester. Allen, a 2014 graduate of Kennett High School, will be entering his junior...

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Opinion

William Marvel: Calling G. K. Chesterton

25-07-2016 Hits:26 Columns

In the spring of 1747, G. K. Chesterton wrote a long, encouraging letter to his son, who was away at school. Perhaps the best-known maxim from that letter was his...

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Sports

Winter Sports Preview: Fryeburg girls eye deep playoff run

11-12-2015 Hits:2740 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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