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After close win over Franklin, Inter-Lakes Football remains …

  Inter-Lakes held off Franklin on Saturday to remain undefeated against NHIAA Division Vi football opponents. While the Laker running game has been the deciding factor in some of the team's previous games, it was the defense that won Saturday's game against the visiting Tornadoes. The Lakers scored only twice, in the first quarter, and but a strong defensive standing made those two scores good enough for a win. The final score was 14-8, with Franklin's... Read more



Pain shared is pain halved; families touched by opioids not …

To The Daily Sun, Behind every person who dies in the opioid epidemic, there is a family left behind. While nothing I can ever say or do can take away your pain, I hear you. I hear your anguish and suffering. I sit at funerals with you and share your tears. Pain shared is pain halved. You are not alone. I hold all of you in my heart and prayers. Beth Copithorne Wolfeboro Read more

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Emory wins People's Choice Award at Art Assn. show

Emory wins People's Choice Award at Art Assn. show

  LACONIA — Meredith resident Robert P. Emory is the winner of the People’s Choice award at the Lakes Region Art Association's 77th annual Art Show, which is being held at the association's Gallery in the Tanger Outlets in Tilton. The show is the association’s largest exhibit featuring more 85 new original works of art and is on display on till September 10th. Emory won the People's Choice award for his acrylic painting, “Lake Smoke at Spindle Point.”... Read more

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Lawrence H. Cote, 64

Lawrence H. Cote, 64

  PLYMOUTH — Lawrence H. Cote, 64, passed away on Aug. 21, 2017, after a period of failing health.Lawrence was born on Oct, 11, 1952 in Laconia, the son of Henry and Agnes (Chase) Cote.Lawrence grew up in Meredith, attending the Inter-Lakes School District, graduating from Inter-Lakes High School in 1971. During his high school year, he excelled in track and field, receiving several awards.After high school, he went to work at Freudenberg, starting his lifelong... Read more

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Calendar of Events

8-25-17 Calendar

Library Events Events at Gilford Public Library: Social Bridge, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Knit Wits, 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.; Conversational German, 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. For details call 603-524-6042. Paper Crafts, Belmont Public Library, 2 to 3 p.m.​ For details call 603-267-8331. Story Time, Sanbornton Public Library, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. For details call 603-286-8288. Events at Hall Memorial Library, Northfield: Raffle to Support Adult Programming, `0 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sit & Knit, 2 to 5... Read more

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Michael Barone - What identity politics hath wrought

There's a whiff of Weimar in the air. During the years of the Weimar Republic (1919-33), Germany was threatened by Communist revolutionaries and Nazi uprisings. Foreign Minister Walter Rathenau was assassinated, and violent street fighting was commonplace. Then Adolf Hitler took power in 1933. America is nowhere near that point. But many surely agree with The American Interest's Jason Willick, who wrote Sunday that "this latest round of deadly political violence has" him "more afraid for... Read more

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