September 27, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page

Having fall fun at Moulton Farm

MOULTON- Moulton Farm is open straight up through the rest of the year, and owner John Moulton said that fall is always a fun time for people to come on down to the farm to check out the corn maze, pick pumpkins and grab some fresh vegetables and mor More...

Mayhew Program receives $5,000 grant

BRISTOL- Since 1969 the Mayhew Program has helped more than 2,000 at risk boys to find themselves, work well with others and be their best. More...

DOT holding meeting about Snake River bridge tonight at 7 p.m.

NEW HAMPTON- On Tuesday there will be a public informational meeting held by N.H. Department of Transportation about the rehabilitation of the bridge that takes Waukewan Road over the Lake Waukewan Inlet, which is also known as the Snake River. More...

Sports

Milestone night

Littlefield records 1,000th assists in loss to Knights

WOLFEBORO — There was a buzz surrounding Monday’s Division II showdown between Laconia and Lakes Region rival Kingswood.But that excitement came and went for the Sachems. More...

High School Roundup: NRHS unified soccer picks up first win

MEREDITH —In their first year as a program, the Newfound Regional High School unified soccer team made the most of their afternoon on Monday, receiving goals from four different players to defeat Inter-Lakes/Moultonborough 6-5 for their first victory More...

PSU student-athletes receive weekly honors

Panthers recognized in football and field hockey

 PLYMOUTH — Two Plymouth State University student-athletes were recognized with weekly conference honors Monday after posting victories in Panther games last week. More...

Police Logs

Laconia District Court

LACONIA – Judge James M. Carroll IV heard the following cases in the 4th Circuit, District Division Laconia Court: Sept. 12 More...

Laconia Police Log

LACONIA – City police responded to 150 calls for service and made eight arrests from Friday, Sept. 23 to Monday, Sept. 29. On Sept. 23 at 2:15 p.m. Anthony Hilliard, 27, 10 Valley St., Apt. More...

Lakes Food and Entertainment

Ask Dr. K

Dementia isn't always to blame for fuzzy thinking

DEAR DOCTOR K: Lately my mind and memory have not been as sharp as usual. Could something other than aging or dementia be to blame?   More...

Astrology

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Avril Lavigne, 32; Gwyneth Paltrow, 44; Tamara Taylor, 46; Meat Loaf, 69.  More...

Bridge

Another milestone is reached and passed

First, look at today's deal and auction. Can you think of a rational explanation for the bidding, especially by South? Amazingly, this is my 8,000th column. More...

Nation

6 shot, 3 others hurt in Houston neighborhood; gunman dead

HOUSTON (AP) — A disgruntled lawyer who had numerous weapons randomly shot at drivers in a Houston neighborhood Monday morning, hitting six people, one critically, before he was shot and killed by police, authorities said. More...

India says Pakistan believes terror will bring territory

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Pakistan continues to believe terrorist attacks will allow it to obtain territory it covets in Jammu and Kashmir, India's foreign minister said Monday.In her speech before the U.N. More...

Drugmaker Pfizer decides not to break up business

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Drug giant Pfizer says it won't split into two publicly traded companies, despite pressure from investors frustrated by its lagging stock price, ending years of Wall Street speculation over its strategy and future. More...

Shroud of Turin remains a mystery

Expert Bill Wingard spoke at Sacred Heart in Laconia

LACONIA- The Shroud of Turin is one of the world’s greatest mysteries, as it is said to be the burial shroud of Jesus Christ that actually has markings of his face and body. More...

Opechee Garden Club to explore bonsai at meeting

LACONIA — The Opechee Garden Club is pleased to announce a lecture and demonstration program titled, "Bonsai", presented by Fred McMullen, a Bonsai aficionado, and one disciplined in the care and training of these unique plants. More...

M/S Mount Washington divers identify rock hazard

GILFORD — The New Hampshire Marine Patrol has reported that divers from the Winnipesaukee Flagship Corp. have completed a survey of the shallow channel between Eagle and Governors Island near Gilford on Lake Winnipesaukee. More...

Kiwanis donates $5,500 to pediatric program

LACONIA — The Laconia Kiwanis Club, through the Laconia Kiwanis Charities Fund, has donated $5,500.00 to the Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice Pediatric Program. More...

Sports Galleries

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Local

Hector's supports Turkey Plunge

LACONIA — Carla and Carl Peterson, owners of the popular downtown Laconia restaurant Hector’s, have teamed up with the Salvation Army in support of the annual Turkey Plunge.  More...

Prosecutor declines to yank suspect's bail

Laotian didn't understand terms of his release

LACONIA – A prosecutor withdrew her motion seeking to jail a defendant awaiting trial for selling crack cocaine, telling a judge she’d learned the Laotian man didn’t understand that he needed to report for bail supervision. More...

Imagine Gallery celebrates one year

LACONIA — Imagine Gallery is celebrating its one year anniversary with an art show and open house this  More...

Opinion

Laconia teachers to work without contract

Editor, Citizen The Laconia School Board and the Laconia Education Association agreed on Sept. 20 to work without a collective bargaining agreement for the 2016-2017 school year.   More...

Thank you from family of Cheryl and Samantha Green

Editor, Citizen Cheryl Ann Howland Green lived robustly from Dec. 29, 1960 until she passed suddenly Aug. 21, 2016 at 55. More...

Raising a toast to The Citizen

Editor, Citizen As one of the many Laconia natives now living out-of-state, I am not sure how I will survive without the Laconia Citizen.  I was a newspaper carrier for the Citizen in the 1960s and spent several Christmas school vacations hand c More...

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