Local News

Propane truck rollover closed 100 businesses on Tuesday

Propane truck rollover closed 100 businesses on Tuesday

A truck belonging to Northern Gas Transport Company, Lyndonville, Vermont, overturned Tuesday at the intersection of Route 3-11 at the Exit 20 entrance to I-93, closing the roads and nearby businesses for nearly nine hours for fear of setting off an explosion. Here, a Tilt’n Diner server brings coffee out to first responders. (Courtesy photo) By ROGER AMSDEN, LACONIA DAILY SUN TILTON — It was business as usual Wednesday in the Route 3-11 area here, which was... Read more

Letters

New Horizons will be starting our Christmas concert series i…

To The Daily Sun, In this season of Thanksgiving, the New Horizon Musical Organization of the Lakes Region would like to take this opportunity to express its deep and sincere appreciation to all those businesses and patrons that support us through our playbill and concerts. It is because of your generosity that assists us in keeping music alive for many people. There is nothing more inspiring and gratifying than to attend a live concert and see... Read more

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Announcements

Kingswood High School football fights cancer

Kingswood High School football fights cancer

  Kingswood High School football recently played with more than one goal in mind. Aside from the ball in the end zone, they also wanted to raise awareness and funds in the fight against cancer. The Wolfeboro team raised $790 this year for the American Cancer Society to support cutting-edge cancer research and cancer patients. For two weeks leading up to their Oct. 20 game against the Pembroke Academy Spartans, the players gave up their lunches... Read more

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Obituaries

Helen H. Olden, 92

Helen H. Olden, 92

  Helen H. Olden, 92 CENTER HARBOR — Helen H. Olden, 92, passed away at Massachusetts General Hospital on Nov. 20, 2017. Helen was born Aug. 30, 1925, in Warner, the daughter of Isaac and Persis (Smith) Atherton. Helen grew up in Warner and went to school at the Simonds Free High School in Warner. After high school she went to work at the Federal Bureau of Investigation doing fingerprinting. After working for the FBI for many years, she... Read more

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Calendar of Events

11-25-17 Calendar

Library Events   Parent & Child Drop-In Craft: Gingerbread Houses at Laconia Public Library. 10 a.m. to noon​, at 695 N Main St in Laconia. For details call 603-524-4775. Gobble, Gobble, Saturday, Meredith Public Library, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. For details call 603-279-4303.             Theater   "Heathers the Musical," Presented by One Light Theatre, Rome Theater, Tilton School, 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. For details call 603-848-7979. "Christmas Musical," Presented by Streetcar Company, Laconia High School, 345 Union Ave., Laconia, 7 p.m... Read more

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Columns

Susan Estrich - Beware a silent backlash

I don't want to see the next name in the headlines for sexual misconduct. I know too many of them. I believe the women. Some companies are conducting internal checks, and some are not, because they don't want to get caught up in all this. And because while it's true that sexual harassment is a real problem, there are also questions of degree. An 89-year-old President George H.W. Bush, in a wheelchair, accused of sexual... Read more

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