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First Citizen's Academy is Wednesday

BERLIN – A unique chance to learn how city departments run and discuss issues with department heads gets underway this Wednesday, Oct. 14 when the first Citizen’s Academy is being held at 6 p.m.First up is the Public Works Department. Residents are invited to visit the Public Works garage at 10 Jericho Road and learn about the department that handles garbage and recycling collection, snow removal and plowing, construction and repair of city streets, sewer... Read more


Ted Miller: Inaccuracies in letter prompt response

To the editor: In Ted Bosen’s letter published October 6, it seems that he did not like the opinion expressed in a previous letter so he distorted the message and wrote a personal attack on the letter writer. Interestingly enough, Mr. Bosen implied that this newspaper should research and weed out letters that they deem to contain inaccurate information or that are simply politically incorrect. If as Mr. Bosen suggests the editor were to make it... Read more


North Country Dart News 9-21-15

Matches Dent Guys 11, AutoNorth 4 Junkyard Dogs 9, BBC 6 Northern Pounders 11, Millyard 4 Northway 10, Wangs 5 Misfits 10, Hawkeyes 5 National Division Standings Dent Guys 22-8 Junkyard Dogs 19-11 BBC 16-14 Northern Pounders 15-15 Millyard 9-21 AutoNorth 9-21 American Division Northway 18-12 Misfits 16-14 Wangs 14-16 Hawkeyes 12-18 National Tons: Kenny Nett 405, Carl Huot 401, Dan Croyeau 325, Marc Labbe 321, Joe Brennon 320. American Tons: Derek Stull 326, Ryan Gagnon 220, Todd Meehan 200, Paul McKenzie 200, Daphne Roy 120. National highs: High on — Bob B. 120, High... Read more


Northeast Delta Dental Mount Washington Road Race raises mor…

Northeast Delta Dental Mount Washington Road Race raises more than $18,000 for County Family Health Services

PINKHAM NOTCH – This year’s Northeast Delta Dental Mount Washington Road Race was record-setting on more than one count. Not only did 95-year-old George Etzweiler become the oldest person to complete the 7.6-mile course, the event generated a record-setting donation of more than $18,000 to support the dental needs of area residents.The event, which took place June 20, on the Mt. Washington Auto Road, features a challenging run up the Northeast’s highest peak, and draws... Read more


Felice A. (Heroux) Collins

Felice A. (Heroux) Collins

Felice A. (Heroux) Collins, a longtime resident of Champlain Street, passed away Sunday, October 11, 2015 at Coos County Nursing Home in Berlin. She was 95. Born on January 21, 1920 in Berlin, she was the daughter of Blaise A. and Marion (Paquette) Heroux. During World War II, she served as a member of the Civilian Defense Corps. In earlier years, she worked as a stockroom clerk at the Woolworth’s Department Store in Berlinand was a homemaker. Felice was... Read more