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Three Coos communities receive funding through Rural Develop…

USDA Awards $3 million to Bolster Rural New Hampshire CommunitiesPLYMOUTH – Three Coos County communities were among 11 rural organizations in the state to share over $3 million in federal grants and loans through USDA Rural Development's Community Facilities and Water and Environmental Grant and Loan programs.Gorham received a $17,600 Community Facilities Grant to install a new roof and blown-in insulation to allow snow to slide off the roof, stop leakage into the building and... Read more


Linda Dupont: Support our Veterans, leave Veterans Park as i…

To the editor:As the whole country is coming together in honoring our veterans, and giving what they can, because our veterans have given so much for us. Why is the City of Berlin taking away from our area veterans?There is a Vietnam Veterans Park located on Cole Street. Here, property was donated to honor the sons of Berlin who gave their lives during the Vietnam War, during a time when our soldiers were not received... Read more


In the Driver's Seat 8-23-14

Let the Fall Games begin   The sound of whistles can be heard throughout the North Country, as local high school varsity teams have begun their Fall practices and pre-seasons. We were lucky enough to get over and catch the Gorham boys varsity soccer team in a scrimmage on Thursday. The Huskies... Read more


Aldea D'Alfonso retires from NHES after 37 years

BERLIN – After 37 years at N.H. Employment Security, Aldea D'Alfonso retired on July 31. While D'Alf... Read more


Robert (Coutch) Couture

BERLIN — Robert (Coutch) Couture, 70, passed away peacefully at the Androscoggin Valley Hospital on ... Read more