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A pair of bald eagles nesting has been found to be raising three healthy eaglets.

Hatching demonstrates bald eagle's rebound in N.H.

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The most recent sign that the repopulation of New Hampshire bald eagles has been a success is on...

Mont Vernon artist crafts refuge

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Using small fragments of antique and vintage cloth bits and pigment, artist Linda Basha Brookshire...

Opponents of new wind-power projects in Alexandria line walkways of Town Hall Tuesday night.

Alexandria won't approve permit for wind-power developer

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Town officials say the battle likely isn't over, but the selectmen Tuesday night formally refused...

The town hall moves over to Huggins Hospital next week, while renovations are under way at the Brewster Memorial Town Hall in Wolfeboro.

Wolfeboro town hall offices on the move

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After months of planning and packing, the Wolfeboro Town Offices located in the Brewster Memorial...

Struggle of returning female veterans is showcased in film playing July 29

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The New Hampshire Veterans Home will be highlighting the struggles of female veterans to readjust...

Rochester police to take on Harlem Wizards for a night of fun on July 26

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The Rochester Police Benevolent Association will host a basketball game between officers and...

Jason Thomas, owner of Shield Comics in Meredith, holds a standard Archie comic book in which Archie remains alive.

Comics fans in a tizzy over adult Archie's demise

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A chronicler of "Archie" comic strip creator Bob Montana of Meredith says she's been hearing from...

Sports

Muskrats top Swamp Bats in the ninth

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Joey Bielek drew a bases loaded walk in the ninth inning to push Laconia past the Keene Swamp Bats 2-1 in a New England Collegiate Baseball League contest Thursday at Robbie Mills Field in Laconia.

Brad Keselowski wins the Camping World RV Sales 301 race on July 13, 2014 at NHMS. Keselowski swept the weekend by winning both the Nationwide Sta-Green race and the Sprint Cup Series CWRVS301.

Allen Lessels on Motor Sports: Chasing, but not catching

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The Camping World RV Sales 301 at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday was an opportunity lost as far as nailing down a Cup win, which is priority No. 1 in Chase criteria.

Brad Keselowski wins the Camping World RV Sales 301 race on July 13, 2014 at NHMS. Keselowski swept the weekend by winning both the Nationwide Sta-Green race and the Sprint Cup Series CWRVS301.

Keselowski has answers for everything, finishes NHMS sweep

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Brad Keselowski dominated the Nationwide Series race on Saturday at NHMS and on Sunday picked up right where he left off to win the 22nd annual Camping World RV Sales 301 Sprint Cup race.

Explore the Lakes Region

Covered Bridges

Durgin Bridge #45

The first bridge constructed at this site was built to replace the ford, located nearly a quarter mile upstream. The ford...

Smith Millennium Bridge #44

According to W. Edward White in his book Covered Bridges of New Hampshire, a Captain Charles Richardson built the first covered...

Squam River Bridge #65

This covered bridge replaces a steel and concrete bridge that was condemned by the state on River Street in Ashland. After the...

Sulphite Bridge #62

The existing structure replaced a framed trestle bridge erected here in 1891 or 1892 by the Franklin and Tilton Railroad. This...

Tannery Hill Bridge #68

This bridge spans the Gunstock Brook just north of the village proper in Gilford. The bridge was constructed by Tim Andrews and...

Whittier Bridge #46

This is the fifth bridge to be located at this site. The first bridge was a crude open timber bridge, according to Town Records.

Attractions

Monkey Trunks

Monkey Trunks is an adventure park that offers a high ropes courses and ziplining for kids of all ages.

Highland Mountain Bike Park

Located in the Lakes Region in the town of Northfield, Highland Mountain Bike Park is the world's only lift access mountain...

Libby Museum

The Libby Museum was established in 1912 and is on the registry of national historic places.

Mt Washington Cruises

Experience beautiful Lake Winnipesaukee from the decks of the M/S Mount Washington.

Museum of Childhood

Enchanting museum that features over 5,000 dolls, 57 furnished dollhouses, a teddy-bear room, train exhibit and twelve themed...

New Hampshire Boat Museum

The Museum, located in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, two miles from the center of Wolfeboro near Lake Winnipesaukee features...

Pauline E. Glidden Toy Museum

Every shelf in every room will bring cries of 'Oh look!' and 'I had one of those!' as the collection ranges from 1850s nesting...

Polar Caves

Amazing series of caves and passages formed by the falling of massive boulders nearly 50,000 years ago as the third continental...

Remick Country Doctor Museum

The chores and traditions of agricultural and domestic life are presented in self-guided exhibits in the museum's Visitor Center,...

Squam Lakes Natural Science Center

If you're wild about New Hampshire wildlife, the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center is the place to visit!

The WaterSlide at Weirs Beach & Mini Golf

Located in the center of beautiful downtown Weirs Beach. Four fantastic slides including a 75-foot drop, 110-foot dark tunnel,...

The Wright Museum

The Wright Museum is a one-of-a-kind non-profit institution dedicated to teaching present and future generations about the...

Whipple House Museum

This site was the home of Dr. George Hoyt Whipple, who won the Nobel Prize for Medicine.

Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad

The railroad takes visitors along Meredith Bay an offers spectacular views of Lake Winnipesaukee.

Kirkwood Gardens

A three acre garden at western vista of The Holderness Inn.

Hampshire Pewter

Hampshire Pewter offers free guided tours of the factory, where the fine art of hand casting pewter is practiced.

Gunstock Mountain Resort

Gunstock has everything from mountain biking, in-line skating, and mountainboarding to paddleboats and kayaks. It also has a...

Funspot

Funspot is the largest arcade in the world with over 500 games for all ages.

Chocorua Island Chapel

Services are held each Sunday at 10:30 a.m. from the end of June until the beginning of September.

Castle in the Clouds

The incredible beauty of the Ossipee Mountains and sweeping views of Lake Winnipesaukee surrounds the historic "Lucknow Estate,"...

Belknap Mill Society

The Belknap Mill is the oldest unaltered brick textile mill in America and the official meetinghouse of New Hampshire, featuring...

Barnstormers Summer Theatre

Barnstormers Theatre is a 282 seat building situated in the center of Tamworth.

Ashland Railroad Station Museum

The Ashland Railroad Society Museum was opened in 1999.

State Parks and Beaches

White Lake State Park

Some of the best swimming in the White Mountain region can be found in 140-acre White Lake State Park in Tamworth.

Madison Boulder Natural Area

Madison Boulder is the largest known erratic in New England, and among the largest in the world. Madison Boulder is a huge...

Cardigan State Park

Cardigan State Park spans 5,655 acres and is an excellent area for hiking. A mountain road leads to trails on the west slope of...

Ahern State Park

Ahern State Park spans 128 acres, with 3,500 feet of shoreline on Lake Winnisquam. Activites in the park include fishing,...

Historic Markers

The Governor's Road

Marker Number: 123

Indian Mortar Lot

Marker Number: 129

Lochmere Archeological District

Marker Number: 149

George Hoyt Whipple - Ashland, New Hampshire George Hoyt Whipple

Marker Number: 100

George A. Wentworth

Marker Number: 5

Durgin Bridge - Sandwich, New Hampshire Durgin Bridge

Marker Number: 82

Dudley Leavitt

Marker Number: 7

College Road

Marker Number: 116

The Chocorua Legend - Tamworth, New Hampshire Chocorua Legend

Marker Number: 31

Chinook Kennels

Marker Number: 155

Samuel Livermore - Holderness, New Hampshire Samuel Livermore

Marker Number: 39

Captain Lovewell's War

Marker Number: 20

The Two-Mile Streak

Marker Number: 96

The Wentworth Estate - Wolfeboro, NH The Wentworth Estate

Marker Number: 53

Birthplace of Daniel Webster

Marker Number: 91

Belknap Mill / Busiel Mill

Marker Number: 135

Baker River

Marker Number: 55

Endicott Rock, Laconia, NH Endicott Rock

Endicott Rock may be the oldest public monument in New England.

First Summer Playhouse - Tamworth, New Hampshire First Summer Playhouse

Marker Number: 90

First Normal School in New Hampshire - Effingham, New Hampshire First Normal School in NH

Marker Number: 83

Old Province Road

Marker Number: 17

Waterfalls

Lakes Region

Bring a picnic lunch and a camera, because this is a very scenic region.

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Forests

Lakes Region

Rolling hills, meandering streams and majestic lakes provide a varied backdrop for this region's forests.

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Press Releases

Relax and Rejuvenate in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire

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Adventure is around every corner in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire, but an adrenaline rush isn't always on your wish list when taking a vacation.

Plymouth Doo-Wop Revue turns back the clock

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Plymouth, NH. At 7:30 on Saturday, July 26, The Flying Monkey Performance Center is excited to take Plymouth “back in time” with dinner and a show that harkens back to music’s...

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