February 8, 2012 RSS feed / Front Page


Wood ashes cause destructive fire

ALTON - Misplaced ashes from a fireplace are to blame for an accidental fire that destroyed a small house in Alton early Tuesday morning. The Alton Fire Department responded to a report of a building fire at 185 Alton Shores Rd. at 12:39 a.m. More...

Fire truck generates debate

GILFORD - Topping the list for discussion during Gilford's deliberative session Tuesday evening was a warrant article asking voters to purchase a new fire engine. More...

Sentiment remains opposed to two-way traffic

LACONIA - A second public hearing Tuesday on a proposal to allow two-way traffic in parts of the downtown area drew many of the same comments from the first; namely that, if the existing circulation pattern isn't broken, don't fix it. More...


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