Local News

Ayotte and Hassan spar in first debate

30-09-2016 Hits:2 Local News

By Daymond Steer CONWAY — Gov. Maggie Hassan, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate, went on the offensive early and often against Republican Sen. Kelly Ayotte during a debate held before nearly 300 people at the North Conway Grand Hotel on Friday morning. From left: Gov. Maggie Hassan, moderator George Epstein and U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte. (LLOYD JONES PHOTO)The event was presented by the Mount Washington Economic Council. The general election will be held on Nov. 8. George Epstein, chairman of The Echo Group, moderated the debate, which lasted an hour and a half. It was the first of six for the two candidates, who are...

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Teletalk

Tele-Talk: Is it time for more towns to contract with the sh…

30-09-2016 Hits:2 Tele-Talk

Jackson and Tamworth police departments are down to just one officer after both departments lost their chiefs to an abrupt resignation in Jackson and a firing in Tamworth. This week's Tele-Talk...

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Valley Voice

Fair season and Red Sox hopes

29-09-2016 Hits:42 Valley Voice

By Tom Eastman IT'S FAIR SEASON, that glorious time of the year when we all look forward to taking the back roads and heading over to the fabulous Fryeburg Fair, Maine's...

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Outdoors

National forest encourages visitors to plan ahead

17-05-2013 Hits:16049 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

Charming renovated 1816 cape

29-09-2016 Hits:31 Real Estate

A renovated 1816 center chimney cape located at 39 Old Portland Road in Freedom on 2 acres with a 1998 open concept addition that flows easily from the original house...

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Business

Ground broken for Phase 1 of Kearsarge Brook Condominiums at…

27-09-2016 Hits:139 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

Gibson Gleanings: Craft fair coming up Columbus Day weekend

30-09-2016 Hits:2 General

By Barbara Ray Just when I thought we were going to have a rather poor foliage season, I started seeing some lovely red maples changing along North-South Road. Perhaps I was...

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Calendar

Ongoing Calendar - Thursday (2)

04-07-2012 Hits:1621 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

Gibson Gleanings: Craft fair coming up Columbus Day weekend

30-09-2016 Hits:2 General

By Barbara Ray Just when I thought we were going to have a rather poor foliage season, I started seeing some lovely red maples changing along North-South Road. Perhaps I was...

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Opinion

Shannon Harriman: Not too late to get third Fryeburg selectm…

29-09-2016 Hits:33 Letters

To the editor: I am a resident of Fryeburg, and I am appalled at the level of perceived corruption in our local government.   I have lived here for most of my...

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Sports

Winter Sports Preview: Fryeburg girls eye deep playoff run

11-12-2015 Hits:4105 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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