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Cooling shelters open during spring heat wave
05-31-2023 10:50 AM

LEBANON — Lebanon opened cooling shelters on Wednesday amid a heat wave, according to the city’s website.The city's two libraries, the airport and the senior center will be open through Friday. Both the Kilton Library, 80 Main Street in West Lebanon,...

Multiple brush fires keep Upper Valley crews busy, warning of dry conditions
05-20-2023 1:12 PM


HARTFORD — The summer brush fire season has begun — and the beginning of summer is still a month away.Unseasonably dry spring weather is helping to kindle wildfires around the Upper Valley that caused several town fire departments to spring into...

Photos: Authorities knock back, investigate brush fire in Hartford
05-18-2023 10:27 PM

Jim Kenyon: Victim in Hartford fire still recovering months later
05-01-2023 10:45 AM


The day after Keith Gokey was hospitalized in December with third-degree burns over 40% of his body, a Hartford police officer wrote in her investigative report that it was believed “due to the extent of his injuries, he will not survive.” Four and a...

Plainfield barn fire complicated by mysterious missing car
04-03-2023 8:03 PM


PLAINFIELD — Judith Belyea was in her historic farmhouse home on Route 120 on Sunday morning when she was awakened by what sounded like a boom, so she didn’t pay much attention.“I thought it was thunder and lightning in the storm,” Belyea recalled.But...

Enfield house fire closes Route 4
03-28-2023 3:41 PM

Enfield Capt. Richard Martin closes a hydrant after firefighters from Enfield, Lebanon, Canaan, Grafton and Hanover, extinguished a fire at an unoccupied house on Route 4 in Enfield, N.H., on Tuesday. Traffic was diverted around the scene from about...

Police: ‘Animal’ encounter sends box truck into guardrail on I-89 in Grantham
03-22-2023 2:15 PM

GRANTHAM — A box truck that crashed into the guardrail when it attempted to avoid an animal on Interstate 89 in Grantham early Wednesday morning temporarily shut down the highway but the driver of the vehicle was not injured, New Hampshire State...

Dartmouth research building is closed following Sunday morning fire
02-28-2023 2:58 PM


HANOVER — A Geisel School of Medicine building is closed due to significant smoke and water damage incurred in a fire on Sunday morning, according to Dartmouth News. Firefighters responded to a fire alarm at the Remsen Medical Science Building at 66...

Man dies from injuries after rescue from vehicle submerged in Indian River
02-17-2023 7:04 PM

Staff Report

CANAAN — A man died after being rescued from the Indian River off Route 4 near Lafortune Road in Canaan early Friday morning, according to news releases from the Canaan Fire and Police departments.After responding to an 11:40 p.m. call, Canaan Fire,...

Early-morning fire displaces tenants from Claremont apartment building
02-03-2023 5:53 PM

Staff Report

CLAREMONT — Police are investigating after an early-morning fire on Friday heavily damaged a six-unit building on South Street, according to a news release from the Claremont Fire Department.The 13 people inside the building at 181 South St. at the...

Getting their feet wet
01-31-2023 1:18 PM

Police: Man rescued from partially submerged vehicle in Connecticut River
01-27-2023 9:22 PM


PLAINFIELD — Rescue crews retrieved a man who was stranded on the roof of his vehicle after it plunged into the Connecticut River in Plainfield early Wednesday evening, according to Hanover Fire Department.Hanover Fire Chief Jim Wheatley said...

Authorities retrieve missing Norwich man’s body from river
01-05-2023 7:18 PM


NORWICH — When the Norwich Historical Society was burglarized last Thursday, the first person neighbor Priscilla Vincent called after notifying police was Roger Blake, whose dedication to meticulously looking after the 1807 clapboard federal house in...

Stacked in Canaan
01-04-2023 1:59 PM

In Sunapee, a family and a community mourn a vibrant life cut short
12-05-2022 9:05 AM


SUNAPEE — On Friday morning Maisi Cowdrey was standing in front of a wooden cross planted at a turn-off on Route 11 a few miles outside the village center of Sunapee, the low autumn sun casting forward her shadow to nearly touch the marker.Laying a...

Hanover house fire is under investigation
11-28-2022 10:42 AM

HANOVER — The cause of a Wednesday afternoon two-alarm fire at a single-family home on Greensboro Road in Hanover is under investigation, according to a news release from the Hanover Fire Department.No injuries were reported in the blaze at 22...

Dogs rouse homeowners during fire
03-21-2022 9:37 PM


CANAAN — A two-alarm fire on Bruce Road on Sunday morning destroyed a garage, home and two stock cars, their owner said.The property, located at 19 Bruce Road, is owned by Robbie Streeter and valued at $194,800, including $100,000 for the buildings,...

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