Local News

Great Dane owner out on $10,000 bail

Great Dane owner out on $10,000 bail

Christina Fay is shown in her booking mugshot. (Courtesy/Carroll County Jail) Story prompts concern by dog lovers around the world By DAYMOND STEER, CONWAY DAILY SUN WOLFEBORO — The police chief handling the animal cruelty case in which 84 Great Danes were rescued from Wolfeboro and Bartlett vows he will prosecute the defendant to the fullest extent of the law.Chief Dean Rondeau of Wolfeboro said lessons will be applied from an animal cruelty case in Ossipee in 2016... Read more

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Letters

Sen. Shaheen has nerve to ask me for a 'good story' about AC…

To The Daily Sun, An open letter to U.S. Senator Jeanne Shaheen: My experience with ACA has not been good. When I initially had to get an individual health policy, in 2006, prices were okay, deductibles were okay. A couple of years later, ACA drove me from my existing BC/BS Luminous policy, onto the marketplace. With moderate subsidy assistance helping my employer contribution toward the premiums, I had a policy in place, but had a large deductible, thus ended... Read more

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Announcements

Local pastor publishes book on today's church

LACONIA — Pastor James Morel, New Covenant Christian Church of Laconia, has published his first book of a series with World Ahead Press. The book, "Destiny Seekers," is a journey into his renewed faith and revelations into the future of today’s church as the world is quickly changing.In 2010, Morel and his congregation sensed a clear leading to return to the Hebraic roots of the Christian Church. He answers several questions relevant to today’s church... Read more

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Obituaries

Sylvia A. LaBrie, 62

Sylvia A. LaBrie, 62

 READING, Vt. — Sylvia Ann LaBrie, 62, of Reading, passed away June 22, 2017, at Mount Ascutney Hospital, in Windsor, after a courageous battle with cancer.Sylvia was born May 24, 1955, in Laconia, New Hampshire, and was the daughter of Evelyn (Parker) Parris and James Parris. She resided in Meredith, New Hampshire, for the early years, and moved to Vermont 21 years ago.She worked for many years as a chambermaid, and as a nurse at... Read more

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Calendar of Events

6-26-17b Calendar

  Library Events Events at Laconia Public Library: Teddy Bear Picnic, 2 to 3 p.m.; Adult Polymer Clay Craft, 6 to 8 p.m.​ For details call 603-524-4775. Mahjong, Gilford Public Library, 12:30 to 3 p.m. For details call 603-524-6042. Events at Hall Memorial Library, Northfield: Chess Club, 3 to 6 p.m.; The Bookers, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. For details call 603-286-8971.             Special Community Boys & Girls Club of the Lakes Region Golf Tournament, Laconia Country Club, 607 Elm St., Laconia, 7:30... Read more

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Columns

Linda Hamrick - Neglect of Great Danes could have been preve…

When The Humane Society of the United States entered a mansion in Wolfeboro on June 16 in collaboration with the Wolfeboro Police Department and representatives from the Conway Area Humane Society and Pope Memorial SPCA, what we found was appalling and even somewhat unimaginable.Animal waste covered the walls and floors, the smell of ammonia overwhelmed our Animal Rescue Team, and 84 Great Danes had been trapped inside, living in a place entirely unfit for them... Read more

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