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Kayla Montgomery indicted on charges of receiving stolen weapons

MANCHESTER, N.H. — The stepmother of missing 8-year-old Harmony Montgomery has been indicted by a grand jury on charges of receiving stolen property. In addition to receiving stolen property, Kayla Montgomery has been charged with fraud and perjury. None of the charges she faces are related to Harmony's disappearance.
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Missing New Hampshire girl’s stepmother indicted on gun charges

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The stepmother of a missing New Hampshire girl who vanished in 2019 at age 5 has been indicted on charges that she received stolen firearms, unrelated to the child’s disappearance. Kayla Montgomery, 31, is accused of receiving a rifle and a shotgun between Sept....

Custodian mourning his wife asks 'Is it real?" after $50K in donations inspired by teacher

PORTSMOUTH — When Ralph Langer remodeled his kitchen, he joked with his wife Elaine, that it was nearly perfect. All it was missing was a cookie jar. Langer, a longtime custodian at Portsmouth High School, knew exactly who to ask to bring the surprise he had in mind to life: A ceramic cookie jar that is a replica of his Portsmouth home, where he lived with his Elaine, a Dover school reading specialist.

Timothy D. Wolfe, 75

SANBORNTON — Timothy Dane "Ty" Wolfe, 75, died suddenly at his home in Sanbornton on Tuesday, 21 June 2022. He was born on December 28, 1946 in Laconia, to his beloved parents, Alden Brewster Wolfe and Barbara Ordway Bratt Wolfe. He was the oldest brother to Jennifer “Jenny” Wolfe, Heidi Ann Wolfe, Andrew “Drew” Brian Wolfe, Melinda “Mindy Lou” Wolfe, and Daniel “Danny” Alden Wolfe.

Dennis Dube is the next Fire Chief for the City of Rochester

In a letter to staff on June 23rd, City Manager Blaine Cox announced that Dennis Dube has accepted the position of Fire Chief for the City of Rochester. A start date has not been determined at this time. “Dennis has a long and exemplary record of service with the City...

Lawyers for youth center victims oppose settlement process

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Lawyers for hundreds of people who say they were abused as children at New Hampshire's Youth Development Center say the state is "setting a trap for financially insecure victims" with its proposed settlement fund. Lawmakers have approved $100 million to settle sexual and physical abuse...
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777 Candia Road In Chester, New Hampshire: Nearby Wow

LONDONDERRY, NH — View this new listing nearby. Wow!. Listing Description: Custom built for the current owner. Energy-efficient, open concept, all hardwood or tile. Grand foyer, office, luxury master with jetted tub and glass shower, double walk-ins. Lower level walk out could be an ideal accessory dwelling unit, IG Gunite pool. House has new roof and septic system. Master bedroom has fireplace and balcony w/ views for miles! original kitchen and baths but updated the house could be worth much more. 30 acres in current use tax status. Property has egress on Candia Rd and Birch R.

Rivier honors business and community leaders with Alumni Achievement Awards

The University is proud to announce the Alumni Achievement Award recipients for 2022. Rivier University has awarded Alumni Achievement Awards to distinguished area graduates. The awards highlight their outstanding leadership and service to their professions, local communities, and the University. Launched in 2016, the annual Alumni Achievement Awards are presented to outstanding alumni who have utilized their Rivier education to make a difference in their profession and have maintained a continued connection with their alma mater.

New Hampshire’s Dover Coffee and Tea Co. Opening Downtown This Weekend

It's no secret that lots of businesses have been opening or closing their doors lately, and many new ones have begun calling Dover, New Hampshire, home. The Groovy Witch boutique recently opened at their new location at 332 Central Ave, where you can shop for cute clothes and have a tarot card reading all in one visit (pretty "groovy" if we do say so ourselves). Just this past week, The Fermanent at Pointe Place held their grand opening celebration where people learned more about the specialty wine shop and tasting room (and of course, enjoyed some samples).

Please donate to New Hampshire Relief For Ukraine fundraiser underway now

VIDEO: Former Gov. John Lynch and Alex Ray, owner of the Common Man restaurant chain, are joining WMUR and other partners to raise money for Ukraine relief efforts. >> How to donate: Visit this link, text "NH4Ukraine" to 41444 or mail a check made out to Granite United Way with "NH 4 Ukraine" in the memo line to Granite United Way, 22 Concord St., Manchester, NH 03101 <<

Men’s Hockey Reveals Highly Anticipated 2022-23 Season Schedule

NORTH ANDOVER, Mass. – The Merrimack College men's hockey team and head coach Scott Borek announced their 2022-23 season schedule Tuesday on the heels of one of the most successful campaigns in the Division I era for the Warriors this past winter. Merrimack enjoyed a historic 2021-22 campaign that...

NEW Intel: How will Duke finish out its 2023 class?

For those who wondered what recruiting would look like as Duke transitioned from Mike Krzyzewski to Jon Scheyer, well, early returns look positive. In his first full cycle as head coach, Scheyer already has four players ranked in the 2023 On3 Consensus top-25 committed. Forward Mackenzie Mgbako, post Sean Stewart, guard Jared McCain, and point guard Caleb Foster comprise the class to this point. Duke’s 2023 class is currently ranked third in On3’s team rankings.

Deputy Finance Director updates City Council on Tax Incremental Financing (TIF) Districts

On June 7th, Deputy Finance Director Mark Sullivan provided a presentation to City Council regarding Rochester’s 3 Tax Incremental Financing (TIF) Districts, which include Granite State Business Park, Safran Aerospace, and Granite Ridge Development District. TIF Districts provide a means for municipalities to offer an economic incentive without burdening...