Local News

Hassan's 'state of the state:' Governor outlines issues at l…

05-05-2016 Hits:39 Local News

By Tom Eastman CONWAY — The state continues to face many challenges, including the opioid addiction crisis, but Gov. Maggie Hassan says New Hampshire is making good progress on health care and economic issues. Gov. Maggie Hassan speaks at the White Mountain Hotel and Resort in Conway on Thursday. (JAMIE GEMMITI PHOTO)That was the central theme of a "state of the state" address the two-term Democratic governor gave Thursday morning at the Mount Washington Valley Economic Council Eggs & Issues breakfast forum at the White Mountain Hotel and Resort. Hassan, who is running against incumbent Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.) for her Senate seat...

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Teletalk

Tele-Talk responses: Do you think the opioid epidemic is dir…

02-05-2016 Hits:82 Tele-Talk

There were nine responses to this week’s Tele-Talk question: “Do you think the opioid epidemic is directly or indirectly affecting our quality of life in the Mount Washington Valley? If...

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Valley Voice

4-22: Earth Day meanderings

21-04-2016 Hits:272 Valley Voice

  By Tom Eastman FROM FLYING B.E.A.R.S. IN THE HEAVENS over the valley, to local Earth Day events today and continuing through next weekend, there's been a lot of scientific excitement this...

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Outdoors

National forest encourages visitors to plan ahead

17-05-2013 Hits:10817 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

May Fair trivia winners announced

03-05-2016 Hits:65 Local Business

There were four prizes, courtesy of May Fair and its vendors: A $150 gift certificate from Mainely Tubs; a gourmet cheese gift box worth $75 from Cabot; a four-pack starter...

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Real Estate

Home of the Week: Easy living at Old Mill Estates

05-05-2016 Hits:22 Real Estate

As you approach this three bedroom, 2½ bath home located at 27B Sands Circle in Conway in Old Mill Estates, you'll immediately be impressed by the lovely woodland setting. Moving on...

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Upcoming Events

On the Run: Run/Walk with a Vet raises $3,000 for Legion pro…

05-05-2016 Hits:16 Running

The Run/Walk with a Vet took place last week on Saturday and was a huge success.   The event had just over 100 participants and, after expenses, raised nearly $3,000 for...

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Community

John D. Colbath: Thanks for support in selectman election

16-04-2015 Hits:5507 Community

To the editor:A big thank you to first The Conway Daily Sun for their endorsement and to all of the Conway voters who helped elect me to the office of...

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Opinion

Eugene M. Long: Honor women not just on Mother’s Day

05-05-2016 Hits:25 Letters

To the editor: Had I been around at the time of Ben Sirach, and been on friendlier terms with him, my suggestion would have been that he change his writing from...

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Sports

Winter Sports Preview: Fryeburg girls eye deep playoff run

11-12-2015 Hits:1721 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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