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Shots fired in Gilford

Shots fired in Gilford

GILFORD — A Gilford man has been arrested after a report of gunshots fired from a motorcycle in the area of 108 Young Road Monday. Ryan E. Thurston, 35, was apprehended by police a short time after the report in Gilford and taken into custody without incident. Police determined that Thurston was an "involved participant" and had fled on a motorcycle. A second unknown vehicle was also involved in the incident.  The circumstances are being investigated. Thurston was... Read more

Letters

I;m going to vote for my dog for president; he's happy &…

To The Daily Sun, I am as I have stated before, (I'm) not political. Passionate about my beliefs/views, as many (others are). I cannot believe every morning I get up to this papers letter section. Over the past few months it has been filled with such negative, spiteful, cruel, arrogant, and mocking letters. It is enough to make you want to weep. Some days it is getting harder to ignore. I read/see the news around the globe... Read more

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Announcements

Methodist Church plans two-day rummage sale

GILFORD — The First United Methodist Church of Gilford is having a fall rummage sale on Friday, Sept. 30, and Saturday, Oct. 1. The rummage sale will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m both days.Those who have items they would like to donate, should bring them to the church by Thursday morning. The church is open in the mornings from 8:30 a.m. to noon.   Read more

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Obituaries

Kalev 'Kal' Kangur, 45

Kalev "Kal" Kangur, 45 GILFORD — Kalev "Kal" Dean Kangur, 45, former resident of Jackson, Ohio, died Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. Kal was born April 13, 1971, in Pensacola, Florida, son to Alar and Linda (Peck) Kangur. His mother preceded him in death in 2012. He was a proud entrepreneur and small-business owner. Kal also graduated from Brandywine School of Nursing and served as a committed flight nurse to many communities across the country. Most of all, he... Read more

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Calendar of Events

9-28-16 Calendar

Events at Laconia Public Library: Preschool Story Time, 10 a.m.; Board Game Night for Adults, 6 p.m.​ For details call 603-524-4775. Events at Belmont Public Library: All ages Story Time, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.​; Preschool Story Time, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.​ For details call 603-267-8331. Events at Hall Memorial Library, Northfield: Story Time, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.; Arts and Crafts, 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.; Magic: The Gathering, 4 p.m. ​For details email hallmemocirc@metrocast.net. Events at Gilford Public Library:... Read more

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Columns

Pat Buchanan - How Trump wins the debate

On one of my first trips to New Hampshire in 1991, to challenge President George H. W. Bush, I ran into Sen. Eugene McCarthy. He was returning to the scene of his '68 triumph, when he had inflicted the first crippling wound on Lyndon Johnson. "Pat, you don't have to win up here, you know," he assured me. "All you have to do is beat the point spread." "Beat the point spread" is a good description of... Read more

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