Officers, Town of Haverhill Seek Release of Body-Cam Videos in Bath, N.H., Shooting

Haverhill — The town of Haverhill and its police department are seeking the release of video footage of the fatal shooting in Bath, N.H., saying it will “inform the public” that the shooting was “not only justified, but …

Woodstock Post Office Is Short-Staffed and Under Pressure

Woodstock — The United States Postal Service is investigating complaints from Woodstock residents who say they haven’t been receiving their mail. “All I know is, we didn’t get mail for three days running,” said John Mathews, a resident who lives just a half-mile from the post office. After …

Lebanon’s Rogers House Seeks Grants for Renovations

Lebanon — If two pending grant applications are approved, Rogers House, a century-old Lebanon senior housing complex facing Colburn Park, may get a sprucing up inside and out. One grant, if approved, would go to support energy improvements …

New Tunbridge Principal Reaches Out to the Community

It seems strange that most school administrative contracts have a starting date of July 1. That’s nearly two months before students return to the classroom, two months before a school begins to fulfill its purpose. Scott Farnsworth, hired …

Prompts Released For Young Writers

Young Writers Project is an independent nonprofit that engages students to write, helps them improve and connects them with authentic audiences through this newspaper; YWP’s web site,, and digital magazine, The Voice; and other partners, including …

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