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Shaheen’s staff holds hours

by Gair March 31, 2014 News

U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) says members of her staff will hold office hours in the valley area Thursday. Shaheen’s staff will be available to speak one-on-one with area residents who need help with federal agencies on issues like veteran’s benefits, federal taxes, housing, immigration and Social Security. The first availability will be Thursday from […]

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Conway shelter raises more than 39k

by Gair March 28, 2014 News

The executive director of the Conway Area Humane Society says last weekend’s major fundraiser raised more than $39,000 for the animals. Virginia Moore says the 11th annual Paddy O’Paws Benefit Brunch and Auction held Sunday at the Red Jacket Mountain View Resort in North Conway set a new fundraising record for the event, with the […]

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NH F&G: Put bird feeders away

by Gair March 28, 2014 News

New Hampshire Fish and Game officials say as the spring days become warmer, bears will become active, and it’s time to take a number of steps – including putting bird feeders away – to prevent visits by bears. Spokesperson Jane Vachon urges members of the public urges homeowners to take action now and not wait […]

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Tri County CAP needs drivers

by Gair March 27, 2014 News

The transportation director for the non-profit multi-service agency that provides transportation and other services to Carroll, Coos and Grafton Counties says volunteers are needed for the Long Distance Medical Transportation Program. Beverly Raymond of Tri County Community Action Program says drivers are needed who can use their personal vehicles to pick up passengers at their […]

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Longtime library director resigns

by Gair March 27, 2014 News

Friends and supporters of the Effingham Library are thinking of longtime library director Marilyn Swan, who has resigned for health reasons. Marilyn stepped down last week after nearly 10 years as director and library patron Henry Spencer praises her in the Conway Daily Sun’s Effingham Town Column, writing that since Marilyn has been director, the […]

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Maine woman dies in Harrison crash

by Gair March 27, 2014 News

The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office says a 28-year-old Maine woman died after crashing on Route 35 in Harrison Tuesday night. Lt. Thomas Williams says deputies and firefighters from Harrison and Bridgton responded to the scene at 510 Naples Rd. shortly after 6:30 a.m. Wednesday after a driver called authorities after seeing a 1999 Chevrolet S-10 […]

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