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.
Waterville Police Identified a Man Whose Body Was Found on a Bus
Waterville Police have identified the man found dead on a school bus and the cause of his death. It was around 4:30 Monday morning when Waterville Police received a call, reporting that there was a person slumped over the steering wheel of a school bus. Officers responded to the parking lot of the Junior High School and found that the person was deceased. Schools in Waterville remained closed on Monday as police conducted an investigation into the death.
Maine towns experience near-record winter warmth, brace for impending cold front
PORTLAND (WGME) -- Mainers in several cities and towns experienced unseasonably warm temperatures on Tuesday, reaching the 40s and 50s. Several locations either broke records or got close to them. The Augusta State Airport was close to the record of 56F set back in 1976 but fell short, at only...
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...
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.
Musings & Thoughts for Thursday, February 29, 2024, or: A Leap Day Report on My Journey as a First Time Novelist
Mid- to Late Morning, Thursday, February 29, 2024, Madison, New Hampshire. Hi there, friends. It’s a beautiful, if perhaps chilly New England morning on this last day of (Leap Year) February 2024. Currently, the temperature is 19°F (-7°C) under sunny skies. With humidity at 40% and the wind blowing from the west-northwest at 9 MPH (15 Km/H), the wind chill factor is 14°F (-10°C). Today’s forecast calls for mostly sunny skies and a high of 28°F (-2°C). Tonight, the skies will be clear. The low will be 10°F (-12°C).
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...
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...
Inexperienced Rider Injured in Snowmobile Accident on Local Bear Notch Road
A snowmobile accident happened on Bear Notch Road in Bartlett, New Hampshire on February 26, 2024. The New Hampshire Fish and Game received the report just before 1:30 p.m. The snowmobile operator was 22-year-old Camilla Silva Sousa from Windsor, Connecticut.
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:
Division II Boys: Kennett ends West’s season with stunning 41-33 upset
MANCHESTER, NH — Advocates for a shot clock to be adopted for high school basketball in New Hampshire will want to send a copy of the Division II opening round game between Manchester West and Kennett to the offices of the NHIAA. Kennett High set basketball back about 50...
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!
Embark on a Beer Adventure: Jackson's 4 Unmissable Pubs
This article presents a guide to four exceptional pubs in Jackson. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If yes, we'd love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below!
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.
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...
Today the gas price is close to $3.35 in Fryeburg as of 2024-02-29. 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 Thursday is $3.319, a week ago the price is $3.270 , according to AAA.
Northwood, March 01 High School 🏀 Game Notice
The Kennett High School basketball team will have a game with Coe Brown Northwood Academy on March 01, 2024, 16:50:00 CST. ALWAYS WANTED TO DUNK LIKE A TOTAL BADASS, OR DEVELOP ROCK-SOLID WORK ETHIC....
Bridgton Residents Alert: Road Postings Issued from February to May 2024 for Thaw Cycle Damage Prevention
The Town of Bridgton has issued road postings from February 28 to May 15, 2024, as per MRS Title 29-A Section 2395. This is to prevent potential road damage during the thaw cycle. The postings affect roads in South Bridgton, West Bridgton, North Bridgton, and the Village Area. For more details, residents should contact David Madsen, the Public Services Director.
Musings & Thoughts for Wednesday, February 28, 2024, or: Inching Forward with the Manuscript…and More Closely Watched Packages Are On the Way….
Late Morning, Wednesday, February 28, 2024, Madison, New Hampshire. Hi, folks. It’s a gloomy, wet, and cold day here in northern New England on this penultimate day of February 2024. Currently, the temperature is 40°F (4°C) under cloudy conditions. With humidity at 95% and the wind blowing from the west-southwest at 2 MPH (4 KM/H), the feels-like temperature is 46°F (4°C). Today’s forecast calls for light rain throughout the day and a high of 45°F (7°C). Tonight, we can expect a mix of light rain and snow. The low will be 20°F (-6°C). Oh, and we’re under a wind advisory, effective after 3 PM EST.
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...