Local News

Jackson police chief resigns, and another officer on leave

27-09-2016 Hits:83 Local News

By Daymond Steer JACKSON — Jackson selectmen announced early Tuesday that Chief of Police Douglas Jette has resigned and that his second-in-command, Officer Andrew Koplin, has been placed on paid administrative leave. With Officer Lauren Orsini recently resigning, that leaves only Officer Ryan McDonald on duty there. Jackson Chief Doug Jette (center, shown earlier this year) has resigned, selectmen said. (FILE PHOTO)Meanwhile, down in Tamworth, Police Chief Penny Colby is apparently no longer with that department. Tamworth Officer Greg Cooper said he's now the only officer at the department, which had three officers at the start of the year (see related story...

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Teletalk

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

26-09-2016 Hits:43 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:160 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:15992 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:161 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:43 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

Robert E. Ricks: Please take back our Republic and vote

27-09-2016 Hits:21 Letters

To the editor: I witnessed something spectacular the other night at the Fryebrug selectmen’s meeting. Supporters for all candidates showed and voiced a powerful opinion calling for an election as soon...

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Calendar

Ongoing Calendar - Thursday (2)

04-07-2012 Hits:1566 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

Ribbon cutting will mark completion of hospital renovation

27-09-2016 Hits:26 General

CONWAY — The public is invited to a ribbon cutting and open house on Thursday at 5:30 p.m. at the Memorial Hospital main entrance to unveil the newly renovated space...

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Opinion

Robert E. Ricks: Please take back our Republic and vote

27-09-2016 Hits:21 Letters

To the editor: I witnessed something spectacular the other night at the Fryebrug selectmen’s meeting. Supporters for all candidates showed and voiced a powerful opinion calling for an election as soon...

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Sports

Winter Sports Preview: Fryeburg girls eye deep playoff run

11-12-2015 Hits:4063 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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