Local News

Saturday feature: Ten things to do or visit while in the And…

By Barbara Tetreault Thousands are expected to travel to the Androscoggin Valley this weekend to take part in Camp RZR New England and enjoy the region’s hundreds of miles of riding trails and the foliage. We put together a list of 10 places to visit or things to do while in the area or on a return trip. 1. The Berlin and Coos County Historical Society’s Moffett House Museum and Genealogy Center at 119 High St., in... Read more

Opinion

Poof Tardiff: 1977 II

Poof Tardiff: 1977 II

Hello fellow Berlinites. I received a correction to one of my stories about the Rioux Funeral Parlor that once stood on the corner of Main and Cambridge Streets in Berlin. The problem was that I mixed up the Rioux and Ruel businesses. It was a letter from Mr. Raymond Patry that set me straight. The Rioux Funeral Parlors never went into partnership with Fleury's Funeral Homes. It was Alfred Ruel who went into partnership with Oscar... Read more

Sports

Wolves hand Berlin girls their first loss 2-0

Wolves hand Berlin girls their first loss 2-0

By Jean LeBlanc BERLIN — Kaylee Dunn scored two goals in two minutes to lift the Prospect Mountain girls' soccer team to a 2-0 victory over the Mountaineers in a match played in Berlin on Wednesday. The Timberwolves reached the .500 mark at 4-4 with the win. Berlin suffered its first loss to fall to 4-1-1. Playing solid in the midfield this fall for the Mountaineers has been senior Renee Morrissette (left). (GUY STEVER PHOTO) In the first half play... Read more

Business

Cooper Cargill Chant Attorney Chris Meier accepts special re…

Cooper Cargill Chant Attorney Chris Meier accepts special recognition for the MWV Trails Association

NORTH CONWAY — Volunteerism and public service is part of the culture at Cooper Cargill Chant, northern New Hampshire's largest law firm. This fact was exemplified on Sept. 7, when Attorney and Partner Chris Meier received special recognition on behalf of the non-profit Mount Washington Valley Trails Association, on whose board Meier serves as president. Meier and the MWVTA received a special proclamation from Governor Maggie Hassan and Executive Council members at their North Country... Read more

Obituaries

Annie L. Lamontagne

Annie L. Lamontagne

Annie L. Lamontagne, 94, passed away on Thursday, September 22, 2016, at the Coos County Nursing Home. She was born in Berlin on January 2, 1922, the daughter of Walter J. and Delia Miller and lived most of her life in Berlin. She was a member of Holy Family Church. Family includes her sons Richard Lamontagne and wife Rita of Milan, Donald Lamontagne and wife Sandra of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Larry Lamontagne and wife Denise of... Read more