Amber Alert issued for 2 children in Berlin, NH; Mother found dead in apartment
BERLIN, N.H. — Police in New Hampshire issued an Amber Alert early Friday morning after the mother of two missing children were found dead in an apartment. The two children were last seen in Berlin. Police said Elowyn Duren, age 4, and Vaelyn Duren, age 1 were last seen...
Fryeburg superintendent warns families of fake school bus driver
FRYEBURG, Maine (WMTW) - The superintendent for MSAD72 says he has reported two instances of a person pretending to be a district school bus driver to the police. The incidents were briefly explained in a statement sent out to families in the district, which covers the Oxford County towns of Fryeburg, Brownfield, Sweden, Lovell, Stoneham and Stow in Maine, as well as the New Hampshire town of Chatham.
Uncover Bethel's Nightlife: The Top 3 Pubs to Check Out
This article presents a tour of three unique pubs located in Bethel. Have you had the chance to visit any of these establishments? If so, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below:
Maine weighs destroying all forfeited guns in response to investigations into sheriff
The bill is another example of how Maine leaders are responding to the Oxford County sheriff trading guns from evidence.
Several Maine ski mountains announce Thursday closures
SANDY RIVER, Maine — Editor's note: NEWS CENTER Maine apologizes for using a photo that did not show up-to-date snow conditions at Saddleback. The photo taken in December 2023 has been removed. Saddleback Mountain, Mt. Abram, and Pleasant Mountain have announced they will not open on Thursday due to...
Man found guilty for killing two people in Gorham
MANCHESTER, N.H. — A West Stewartstown man has been convicted of a double murder in Gorham. A jury found Craig Keville guilty Wednesday on two counts of first-degree murder in the 2022 shooting deaths of Holly Banks and Keith Labelle. Prosecutors said Keville was Banks' ex-boyfriend and that he...
Taste the Trio: 3 Must-Try Pizzas in Bethel
In this article, we will be exploring three exceptional pizzerias located in Bethel. Have you had the chance to sample any of their delightful offerings yet? If yes, we would love to hear your thoughts! Please feel free to leave your comments below.
Teens charged after trying to break into Jay home, police say
JAY, Maine (WGAN) Two teenagers are accused of trying to break into a home in Jay. The boys, ages 13 and 16, allegedly tried to break into a home on Belmont Drive on Tuesday. Police say the teens ran from officers when they arrived, but they followed the boys’ footprints and located them on Intervale Rd. in Jay.
Another snowmobile fatality, third in month in North Country
GORHAM — A Massachusetts woman was killed when her snowmobile crashed into trees on a remote trail near Pine Mountain on Saturday. Fish and Game said Krista Bebezas, 48, a psychologist from Westford, Massachusetts, was on the Bear Springs Trail when she crashed around noon. The site was approximately 5 miles from Randolph Fire Department and emergency responders used snowmobiles and a tracked rescue vehicle to get to the scene.
North Conway, New Hampshire, is Home to One of Guy Fieri’s Favorite Bagels Ever
It's not a stretch to say that Guy Fieri is the biggest culinary star in the world right now. He's currently part of six shows running on Food Network and recently inked an extension to become the highest-paid celebrity chef on the channel. That sort of recognition brings plenty of...
Fair held to help Mainers find resources to help recover from December storm
PORTLAND (WGME) -- Recovery efforts from December’s storm are still ongoing in hard-hit areas like Oxford County. Tuesday night, people had a chance to learn about what relief is available. “We were actually evacuated by the fire department,” Samantha Conwell, whose home was damaged by the December storm, said....
Maine ski lift spinning again, nearly a week after hundreds were evacuated
NEWRY, Maine — The Aurora Quad ski lift at Sunday River is carrying skiers up the slopes again. The lift returned to service Tuesday morning. It had been shut down since a malfunction on Thursday last week. About 240 people had to be rescued by rope when the lift...
Today the gas price is close to $3.31 in West Paris as of 2024-03-01. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Friday is $3.331, a week ago the price is $3.267 , according to AAA.
Federal Assistance Available to NH Communities Affected by December Flooding
Flooding on Route 175A in Plymouth Tuesday, Dec. 19. Jackie Harris/NHPR. Federal assistance will become available to communities in Coos, Grafton and Carroll counties for damage they sustained during flooding in December, after President Joe Biden made a major disaster declaration this week. A preliminary assessment from the Federal Emergency...
Zhukovskyy lawyer says more evidence needed as he seeks reinstatement of driving privileges
CONCORD, N.H. — A man acquitted of all charges connected to a 2019 crash that killed seven motorcyclists in Randolph is asking New Hampshire to lift its suspension on his driver's license. Volodymyr Zhukovskyy, 28, did not attend Tuesday's preliminary hearing to discuss what evidence may be brought up...
Seafood Lovers' Paradise: 3 Unmissable Restaurants in Bridgton
In this article, we're exploring three exceptional seafood restaurants in Bridgton. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences in the comments section below!
'Very disappointing:' Man accused of exposing himself in Lewiston released on $5 bail
LEWISTON (WGME) - Shortly before midnight Monday night, 55-year-old Robert Allen Burgess Jr. of Mechanic Falls was arrested for allegedly exposing himself to students at Bates College. He's charged with indecent conduct, a misdemeanor. A bail commissioner then set bail at $5, and Burgess Jr. was released from Androscoggin County...
Berlin Mayor Endorses Ayotte for Governor
NASHUA, NH — Today, Kelly Ayotte, candidate for Governor, received the endorsement of Berlin Mayor Robert Cone. Following the endorsement, Ayotte released the following statement:. “I’m proud to have the support of Mayor Robert Cone and I look forward to partnering with him and the City Council to deliver...
Maine’s Seeds of Peace Featured on ‘The Daily Show’ With Jon Stewart
Jon Stewart has returned as host of The Daily Show on Comedy Central for the political season for one day out of the week, and he came back with a bang for fans of the show. He originally hosted from 1999 to 2015, and changed the format to the political and news satire that he has become known for. Now he hosts just on Mondays.
Get a Taste of the Islands in the Mountains of New Hampshire
Just a mere glance at this menu has my mouth watering with anticipation. I have an epic spot for you to try in North Conway!. It's called Caribbean Spice Café. It's a Jamaican restaurant located at 1769 White Mountain Highway in North Conway. If you're longing to transport your taste buds to the sunny islands of the Caribbean while surrounded by the mountains of New Hampshire, look no further than this place.