Local News

U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham to campaign in Berlin Saturday

 BERLIN – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham will stop in Berlin Saturday, Sept. 5 on a presidential campaign swing through the North Country. Graham will be at the Northland Restaurant at 1 p.m. Saturday as part of a two-day visit through Coos County that also includes stops in Dalton, Lancaster, Errol, Millsfield, Pittsburg, and Colebrook. He stops at LL Cote Sports Center in Errol at 2:15 p.m. on Friday and then at 3:30 p.m. is scheduled... Read more

Opinion

Poof Tardiff: 1919 V

Poof Tardiff: 1919 V

Hello fellow Berlinites. During the month of August 1919, the milk producers of Milan met at the office of H. I. Goss and Warren James to organize a corporation that was known as “The Androscoggin Dairy Company”.This group got started on September 2, 1919 and was in the market for milk customers at this time. They made their headquarters in the old city building on 47 Mechanic Street, which would have been just behind the... Read more

Sports

Arguin and Dandeneau push Mounties past Spartans 7-0

Arguin and Dandeneau push Mounties past Spartans 7-0

By Jean LeBlanc BERLIN — Seniors Jenna Arguin and Jensyn Dandeneau combined to score five goals, lifting Berlin to a convincing 7-0 victory over White Mountain Regional in a Division III field hockey game played in Berlin on Tuesday. It was the first regular season game of the fall for both teams. Berlin's Jensyn Dandeneau (carrying the ball) and teammate Jenna Arguin #20, scored five of the seven Berlin goals against the Lady Spartans. (JEAN LEBLANC PHOTO) The... Read more

Business

Leadership North Country: Katelyn Robinson's story

This is the first in a series of stories by and about the graduates of Leadership North Country. We all think we know what is going on in our community, but how much do we really know? Katelyn Robinson, Leadership North Country Class of 2014, grew up in Wells River, Vt. After graduating from the University of Vermont with a degree in Community and International Development she joined the team at Northern Community Investment Corporation (NCIC)... Read more

Obituaries

Yvonne (Hartford) Hummer

Yvonne (Hartford) Hummer, 69, passed away on Aug. 13, 2015. She was born in Berlin on Aug. 9, 1946.She was employed at various places including JV Components in Conway and the Merriman House nursing home as a certified nursing assistant and most recently traveling all over to set up Walmart stores until she had to retire because of an illness.Yvonne loved caring for other people and spending time with family and friends. She also had... Read more