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John Harrigan

A sad dog story, borders and Ebola

The story that's on many lips and minds is the sad story about the three Siberian huskies that got loose in Merrimack and were killed by a farmer protecting his piglets as they were being savaged by what he thought were wolves.

Dick Pinney

Dick Pinney's Guide Lines: Experience trumps exuberance with brook trout

IT WAS a morning a lot colder than we had anticipated. We pulled into the boat ramp at White's Pond in Ossipee to do some late-season fly fishing.

Stacey Cole

Cheryl Kimball's Nature Talks: Hornets, wasps and bees — oh my!

STINGING THINGS have long been my downfall when it comes to being “out in nature.”


Answers sought over dead ducks, geese

The sudden death of a dozen ducks and geese in a local pond has shaken up workers in the surrounding industrial park.

Derry residents debate dog leash law

Some local dog owners say they are concerned about Derry's lack of a leash law and have asked that the town put more teeth into an existing ordinance.


Two local artists collaborated on making the signs. Michael Eastman, right, hand-drew them and made the quillwork border and Andre Belanger, left, turned them into electronic form to be printed.

Mount Jasper work celebrated with trailhead ceremony


Several years of work by groups and individuals geared toward protecting Mount Jasper and making it easier for the public to use, culminated with a ribbon-cutting late last week at the trailhead of one of the mountain's two trails.

Rare Bird Alert


This is New Hampshire Audubon's Rare Bird Alert for Tuesday, Oct. 15.

Public comments favor Mount Sunapee build-out


Members of the Mount Sunapee Ski Area Advisory Committee and about 50 concerned residents were told Tuesday that letters to the committee in support of the ski resort's proposed West Bowl build-out outnumber those in opposition by almost a 3-1 margin.

Jim Gildney of Weston, Mass., cleans fish caught at the Northern Bass Team Tournament of Champions at Silver Sands Marina docks in Gilford on Sunday.

Anglers have winning weekend at Northern Bass tournament


The bass catch at the weigh station at the Northern Bass Team Tournament of Champions headquarters on the Silver Sands Marina docks in Gilford was down on Sunday, as fishing on Lake Winnipesaukee wasn't good.

Julie Lavender records a song.

Hollis barn evolves into laidback home for jazz radio show


In a white-shingled barn overlooking rolling pastures, the mellow chords of a saxophone drift through centuries-old rafters that once sheltered cows and chickens from harsh, New England weather.

Emerald ash borer eating into trees, firewood profits


Some firewood dealers like Mike Lago were set on edge when they heard that a growing invasion of the Emerald Ash Borer in New Hampshire might put a dent in their bottom line this winter.

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