Archived North Country News Articles

North Country News Articles


Northern NH News Archive

Last UpDate 3-23-17

Selected Local News Articles

Haverhill Police Department Activity Report   
Covers the period from February 24, 2017 to March 9, 2017.

Ski NH Annual Meeting Recognizes Snowmakers, Marketing Efforts   
With total alpine winter visits during 2015-16 down year-over-year by 31 percent, there were still some reasons to celebrate.

4th Annual Fun Run at Story Land Scheduled   
Memorial Hospital teams up with Believe in Books for the big event.

Warning for Downing Pond   
State issues Cyanobacteria Warning for pond in New Durham.

Ski NH Annual Meeting 2016   
Snowmakers, Marketing Efforts Recognized.

The Prouty To Be Held Next Month   
Hopes are high that this benefit for the Norris Cotton Cancer Center will bring the Prouty's lifetime contributions past $30 Million Dollars this year.

Maggie Hassan Proclaims June 2016 as Aquatic Invasive Species Awareness Month   
Invasive species a growing concern around NH & the north country.

New Medical Center Groundbreaking Ceremony Held   
New center for palliative and hospice care set to broke ground this month.

Jed Wilson and Danielle Paus To Perform   
The two will be in concert 6/24/16 at the Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg, ME.

North Country Chamber Develops A Destination Marketing Program   
TotalScope Marketing of Plymouth NH selected as partner.

NHDES Declares Air Quality Action Day   
Unhealthy Air Pollution Levels Predicted Above 3,000 for Saturday.

Last Chance to Enter the NH Moose Hunt Lottery   
Deadline is Friday, May 27, 2016.

Community Guaranty Savings Bank Aquired   
Purchased by Bank of NH in a deal valued at $12.9 million.

Opera North Selects Key Talent & Staff for Tosca   
Opera North alumni Sandra Lopez, Jeff Gwaltney & Aleksey Bogdanov will play principal parts.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center Honored   
Named one of the "100 Great Hospitals in America".

Mt. Washington Valley Chamber Recognized   
MWVCC Named Among Top 100 Chambers For Use of Social Media.

Milan To Create Community Forest   
Town of Milan acquires 265 acres for Community Forest.

USDA Invests Over $200 Million in NH in 2015.   
Families, communities and businesses strengthened through its Rural Development programs.

Loon Mountain Schedules Busy Spring Season.   
If you enjoy crazy outdoor adventure how about Return of the 80's, Cardboard Box Races, Women's Freestyle Camp, a Slushpool Party, or a Beginner's Weekend? And wait Johnny, there's more!

NHF&G April Outdoor Adventure Talks 2016.   
Four FREE upcoming talks about NH's great outdoors.

Logging Documentary To Be Shown In Colebrook   
Multimedia logging documentary to be shown March 11th, 2016.

Matuto To Perform in Colebrook   
An Appalachia-gone-Afro-Brazilian music concert to be held March 6th, 2016.

2015-2016 Winter Produced Dangerous Ice Conditions   
NH F&G officials warn that this winter's uneven temperatures and high winds have affected ice formation, particularly on the state's larger lakes.

Behavioral health services integrated into Primary Care at Memorial Hospital   
Lynn Meehan, a Licensed Clinical Social Worker, has joined Lorinda MacDonald, APRN in Primary Care.

NH Fish & Game Technology Helps Students Learn   
Students all around NH are monitoring water quality vital to the health of NH's waters and wildlife.

Preservation Awards Nominations Sought   
NH Preservation Alliance seeks Preservation Achievement nominations.

Civil War Era Concert Comes To Colebrook   
Hardtacks to present a participatory coffeehouse concert featuring music and voices from the Civil War.

NH Fish & Game Offers Outdoors-Woman Winter Workshop   
Registration open for workshop to be held February 20 in Holderness.

Two Guatemalans Arrested Illegally Entering Vermont   
Citizen Helps Border Patrol Agents.

Ossipee Decorating Contest Winners Announced   
Ossipee Main Street Program announces thier Christmas House Decorating Winners.

Santa's Village Gearing Up For Their New Year's Eve Party   
It's a family-friendly New Year's Eve Partybration!

NH DES Awards Wetlands Protection Grants"   
Four UpState NH Projects Receive Funding.

Ossipee Main Street Host "Lights up the Town"   
Hot cider, donut holes and music greet the new tradition.

Bank Members Enjoy Annual Jackson Jingle Bell Chocolate Tour   
Prestige Plus Members get into the Holiday Spirit.

10th Annual TubaChristmas Scheduled.   
Colebrook Christmas Concert is always standing room only!

Homestead Christmas at Remick Museum & Farm.   
Sample Victorian Christmas cookies, period foods & syllabub, see period cooking demonstrations & more!

Community Guaranty Savings Bank Purchased.   
Bank of New Hampshire to acquire Community Guaranty Savings Bank.

Bank of New Hampshire Makes Donations to NH Food Pantries.   
Donations delivered to nineteen local food pantries.

Dartmouth Seeks Volunteers For New Alcoholism Treatment Study.   
Addiction Research Center is enrolling volunteers in a new research study.

NH Wildlife Action Plan Shows Gains and Challenges.   
New Hampshire Fish and Game Department recently sent the 1,600+ page plan to the US Fish and Wildlife Service for approval.

USDA Awards Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Grants.   
Mahoosuck Inn and four other north country businesses get help from Uncle Sam.

Canaan Elementary School Honored.   
Canaan Elementary School was chosen as an "Exemplary High Performing" school by U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan.

NH 8th Grade Students Score Only 24% Proficiency in Science.   
Score results show increased levels of science proficiency at grades 4 and 11. 8th Grade students show no improvement from last year.

Waterville Valley Makes Improvements.   
Mountain upgrades snowmaking & grooming systems.

Errol Lumberjack Competition Announced.   
3rd Annual Errol Heritage Day & Professional Lumberjack/Lumberjill Competition takes place on September 26th.

New Gazebo Erected But Not Finished.   
Center Ossipee erects Amish Gazebo.

Overdraft Protection rules changed when Service Credit Union absorbed Guardian Angel Credit Union.   
Nothing ever remains the same. Learn the new ropes here before it costs you!

62nd Annual Sugar on Snow Social to be held in Stewartstown.   
Stewartstown, NH & Canaan, VT to celebrate event this weekend on Fri/Sat.

NH No Child Left Behind Update.   
U.S. Department of Education Approves ESEA Flexibility Renewal for NH.

Teacher & Home Schooling Parent STEM Workshops Announced.
STEM Workshops for Teachers & Home Schooling Parents To Begin September 19.

Annual Harvest Festival.   
Historic festivities, down-home foods, and old-time fun at Remick Museum & Farm.

New Wildlife Damage Website Available.   
New website to help NH people with wildlife damage issues.

NEW NH Marching Band Established.   
The Summertime Marching Band organizes in Monroe.

 

Scheduled Events

  Lost Ski Areas   (3/30)
  Bob Marley   (3/30)
  Marketing Strategy & Planning   (3/31)
  A Midsummer Night's Dream   (3/31 - 4/2)
  Beauty and The Beast  (3/31 & 4/1)
  Princess Academy  (4/2)
  More Than Just Ourselves   (4/3)
  Puppet Show   (4/3)
  Brad Mehldau   (4/4)
  Developing a Business Plan   (4/4)
  Simon and Garfunkel by Bookends    (4/4)
  Paterson   (4/5 & 6)
  Cowboys!   (4/6-8 & 8-9)
  Rick Thomas   (4/7)
  Sky Blue Boys   (4/7)
  The Blues Project   (4/7-8)
  Chili Cookoff   (4/8)
  Cold Chocolate   (4/8)
  Jumanji   (4/8)
  John Davidson   (4/8)
  Rick Thomas   (4/8)
  Symphony NH   (4/9)
  New Art for a New World   (4/9)
  LinkedIn for Your Business   (4/10)
  Lion   (4/12, 14-15)
  King of Kings   (4/13)
  Night with Leonard Bernstein   (4/13)
  Brewtopia   (4/14)
  DIY Marketing - Logo Design   (4/14)
  Heifetz on Tour   (4/14)
  Doggie Easter Egg Hunt   (4/15)
  Easter Egg Hunt   (4/15)
  Easter on the Green   (4/15)
  Mark Scalia & Kyle Crawford   (4/15)
  Sing   (4/15)
  Sofia Talvik   (4/15)
  Will Ögmundson   (4/15)
  Hidden Figures   (4/16, 20-21)
  Cybersecurity & Your Business   (4/17)
  Refugees at Our Backdoor   (4/17)
  Cantrip   (4/18)
  Metanoia   (4/19)
  Wesley McNair   (4/20)
  Hayley Reardon   (4/21)
  Shadows Fall North   (4/21)
  The Gloaming   (4/21)
  David Bromberg Quintet   (4/22)
  Ragtime the Musical   (4/22 & 23)
  Wunderle's Big Top Circus   (4/23)
  ARCATTACK   (4/25)
  Navy Band Northeast   (4/25)
  The Nile Project   (4/25)
  The Northeast By Eastern   (4/27)
  Playwright's Lab   (4/27-29)
  Get The Led Out   (4/28)
  Stormy Weather   (4/28)
  Dartmouth College Gospel Choir   (4/29)
  Peter Wolf   (4/29)
  Miss MWV Teen Scholarship Event  (4/30)
  Dancing With The Town Stars   (4/30)
  Symphonic Band Spring Concert  (4/30)

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