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 2021-04-22 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Councilors want more data before making move on Keene's mask mandate...

City councilors put off action on Keene's mask ordinance Wednesday, saying they need more local COVID-19 data to determine the mandate's end date....

 2021-04-22 00:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Keene Senior Center names new executive director...

The Keene Senior Center has appointed its new executive director, shortly after its current one announced his retirement....

 2021-04-21 21:22 

Keene Sentinel

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Fall Mountain and Claremont to join ConVal's school-funding lawsuit...

A lawsuit over school funding in New Hampshire may go on trial in about a year, a judge said Wednesday....

 2021-04-21 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Keene ZBA OKs new hospital residency at former Peerless building...

The Keene Zoning Board of Adjustment has approved Cheshire Medical Center's plan to create a primary care residency program at the former Peerless Insurance building on Maple Avenue....

 2021-04-21 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Fire Mutual Aid log, April 21, 2021...

Dispatchers at Southwestern N.H. District Fire Mutual Aid in Keene handled requests for medical aid and fire calls Tuesday, April 20, including:...

 2021-04-21 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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This day in history, April 21, 2021...

Wednesday, April 21, 1971...

 2021-04-21 15:30 

Keene Sentinel

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NH bill would create new relief fund for entertainment venues...

PETERBOROUGH — Since opening in 1933, the Peterborough Players theater has closed for the summer six times, half of them during World War II....

 2021-04-21 15:30 

Keene Sentinel

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KSC journalism students, professor to be honored for public records work...

The New England First Amendment Coalition today will recognize a Keene State College journalism professor, and a group of her former students, for their work on an assignment that turned into a successful right-to-know lawsuit before the N.H. Supreme Cour...

 2021-04-21 15:30 

Keene Sentinel

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Local Earth Day celebrations include new film festival...

Local Earth Day celebrants can turn to the silver screen this year, with the Monadnock Food Co-op forgoing its usual outdoor celebration in favor of a three-day virtual film festival....

 2021-04-21 15:30 

Keene Sentinel

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FPU to honor former NH chief justice, alum serving in Bahamas parliament...

RINDGE — Franklin Pierce University will honor a former N.H. Supreme Court chief justice and an alumnus who serves in the Bahamian government at commencement next month....

 2021-04-21 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Latest data show Cheshire County air quality improving...

For the first time, Cheshire County's air quality earned the highest marks in this year's report from the American Lung Association....

 2021-04-20 22:03 

Keene Sentinel

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Harrisville debates parking access at Silver Lake...

HARRISVILLE — The selectboard is considering a plan to cap the number of public parking spaces at Silver Lake, which proponents say would make the area safer, but opponents argue would unnecessarily limit access to the lake and should be......

 2021-04-20 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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This day in history, April 20, 2021...

Tuesday, April 20, 1971...

 2021-04-20 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Virtual event Thursday to help parents with remote learning's challenges...

Results of a nationwide poll published last month by the Associated Press show that 69 percent of parents are at least somewhat concerned their children are falling behind both academically and socially during the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-04-20 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Fire Mutual Aid log, April 20, 2021...

Dispatchers at Southwestern N.H. District Fire Mutual Aid in Keene handled requests for medical aid and fire calls Monday, April 19, including the following:...

 2021-04-20 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Upper Valley police exploring alternatives to mental health calls...

RANDOLPH — Orange County officials are looking at better ways to address mental health crises through a focus on de-escalation tactics, peer support, and collaboration between police and mental health experts....

 2021-04-20 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Local outdoor learning options poised to expand past pandemic...

Outdoor classrooms and nature-based schools picked up new followers during the COVID-19 pandemic, but the enthusiasm is continuing beyond the necessities of the pandemic. New outdoor classroom enterprises are underway at Peterborough Elementary School, an...

 2021-04-20 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Names of officers released in fatal Claremont shooting...

CLAREMONT — The N.H. Attorney General's Office released Monday the names of the six police officers involved in a fatal shooting in Claremont last month....

 2021-04-20 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Keene to mull mask mandate's future after state requirement's end...

City councilors will discuss the future of Keene's mask requirement Wednesday, after Gov. Chris Sununu lifted the statewide mandate last week....

 2021-04-19 22:00 

Keene Sentinel

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For second year, pandemic puts Gilsum tradition on hold...

GILSUM — The town's annual Rock Swap and Mineral Show has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Gilsum Recreation Committee announced Monday....

 2021-04-19 21:40 

Keene Sentinel

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Staffing capacity limits remote-learning option for some students in SAU 29...

Students in N.H. School Administrative Unit 29 who have been learning remotely since the fall can continue to do so through the end of the academic year....

 2021-04-19 18:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Police: Refusal to wear mask sparked fight at Keene brewery last month...

Two customers at a Keene business got into a violent altercation late last month after one of them refused to wear a mask, police say. Part of the fight was captured in a video, which was put online Sunday and......

 2021-04-19 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Fire Mutual Aid log, April 19, 2021...

In addition to numerous calls about downed trees and wires Friday associated with the overnight snowstorm, as well as vehicle mishaps due to slippery roads, dispatchers at Southwestern N.H. District Fire Mutual Aid in Keene handled requests for medical ai...

 2021-04-19 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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This day in history, April 19, 2021...

Monday, April 19, 1971...

 2021-04-19 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Bill would use school leftovers to feed students on weekends...

State lawmakers are considering a bill that aims to tackle the issues of food waste and childhood hunger by allowing students to eat school lunch leftovers over the weekend....

 2021-04-19 15:30 

Keene Sentinel

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Part of Vilas Estate in Alstead sells for $855,000...

ALSTEAD — A portion of the former estate of hotelier Charles N. Vilas, Alstead native and benefactor, sold last month to Saving Souls Sanctuary, LLC....

 2021-04-19 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Turning 51, Keene woman runs a mile for each year...

Like many people, Sandra Allen was frustrated that the COVID-19 pandemic disrupted her plans last year....

 2021-04-18 21:30 

Keene Sentinel

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Popular BBQ truck in Keene closes...

The Hot Hogs BBQ food truck in downtown Keene is going out of business after nearly five years, as its owner moves to a less demanding job....

 2021-04-17 21:45 

Keene Sentinel

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Quality Inn residents quarantining after multiple COVID-19 cases...

BRATTLEBORO — All people living at the Quality Inn in Brattleboro have been asked to quarantine until April 30 after two guests tested positive for COVID-19 in recent weeks....

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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After lost year, owners of Keene food truck are ready to get rolling...

Austin Reida and Kayla Borden were ready to secure their place in the local gastronomic scene last year....

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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The Sentinel to recognize 'Everyday Heroes'...

On Thursday, The Keene Sentinel unveiled a community-wide effort to recognize those who have distinguished themselves during the COVID-19 pandemic in the Monadnock Region....

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Everglow Wellness settles into Central Square space...

Everglow Wellness, a Keene fitness studio, is enjoying its new location on Central Square after moving from another space downtown several weeks ago, according to co-owner Sherri Krug-Summers....

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Roundup...

HR group adds two members to board...

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Collaboration helps restaurant survive COVID winter...

When Danya Landis and her business partners opened Machina Kitchen and Art Bar, a farm-to-table restaurant and artistic space in Keene, they went in aware of the risk they were taking....

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Cheshire County jail begins inmate vaccinations...

New Hampshire's county jails are rolling out COVID-19 vaccinations to inmates, after a year in which numerous outbreaks have struck correctional facilities here and across the U.S....

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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This day in history, April 17, 2021...

Saturday, April 17, 1971...

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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TestVonics bought by Connecticut aerospace, defense firm...

Raptor Scientific, an aerospace and defense equipment manufacturer, has acquired the Peterborough firm TestVonics, it announced in an April 12 news release....

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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New COVID cases steady since last week, but hospitalizations keep rising in NH...

New Hampshire is adding new COVID-19 cases at roughly the same rate as a week ago, averaging 425 positives per day over the past week....

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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COVID-19 nursing home deaths unchallenged in NH courts...

COVID-19 has taken a major toll at New Hampshire long-term care facilities, accounting for 865 deaths, or almost 70 percent of the 1,257 total fatalities caused by the virus statewide....

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Injured bird on the mend after rescue by local teenagers...

A bird with an injured wing is on its way to recovery after being rescued in Keene earlier this month by three high-school students....

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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A moment in local history: The town with the harmonious name, by Alan F. Rumrill...

The town of Buckingham, N.H., was granted by Gov. Benning Wentworth in 1753. North of Acworth and east of Charlestown, it was probably named in honor of Englishman John Hobart, the first Earl of Buckinghamshire, whose sister Henrietta was at......

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Last week in The Sentinel...

MONDAY, April 12...

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Monadnock Region auto sales jump, following national trend...

Auto sales nationwide have increased to begin the year, a pattern Monadnock Region dealerships say they're experiencing, too, thanks in large part to pent-up demand caused by the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-04-17 10:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Fiske, Keene's library director, grew up a fan of history and reading...

It's 9 a.m. on a Wednesday, the Keene Public Library will open in an hour, and Marti Fiske sits at one of the long tables in the main reading room. Sunshine pours in through the large windows. A couple of......

 2021-04-16 22:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Larger liquor outlet and Marshalls among changes planned for Rindge plaza...

RINDGE — The N.H. Liquor Commission is moving the state-run liquor outlet on Route 202 in Rindge to a new, free-standing building in the same location, the commission said Friday....

 2021-04-16 20:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Swanzey methadone clinic pulls site plans for Keene property...

A Swanzey substance-use treatment clinic has withdrawn its site plan application for a property in Keene, according to the city planning board's latest agenda....

 2021-04-16 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Dover approves body camera system for police department...

DOVER — At a time when communities across the country are calling for police accountability and transparency, the city Police Department will be joining the ranks of other area law enforcement agencies who have implemented officer-worn and cruiser-m...

 2021-04-16 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Fire Mutual Aid log, April 16, 2021...

Dispatchers at Southwestern N.H. District Fire Mutual Aid in Keene handled requests for medical aid and fire calls Thursday, April 15, including the following:...

 2021-04-16 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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Rising prices, shortages making operations more difficult for construction industry...

Brad Davis, owner of Davis Construction in Peterborough, said his company is the busiest it's ever been....

 2021-04-16 16:00 

Keene Sentinel

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This day in history, April 16, 2021...

Friday, April 16, 1971...

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