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Gilford police break up loud party

GILFORD — Fourteen people were arrested Saturday night by local police after a complaint of a loud party near Cottonwood Trail at about 6:25 p.m.Thirteen individuals, ranging in age from 18 to 20 years old, were charged with unlawful possession of alcohol. One 20-year-old was also charged with facilitating a drug or underage alcohol house party. A civil detention for protective custody of an intoxicated person was also undertaken on a 21-year-old.The arrested people were... Read more


Jeanie Forrester is a woman of upstanding character and inte…

To The Daily Sun, As a veteran (a retired Marine Corps captain), I wholeheartedly support and endorse Jeanie Forrester for governor of New Hampshire. I am confident that she will support veterans and veterans' services. I know Jeanie personally, and she is a woman of upstanding character and integrity who will do right by the citizens of this great state. David A. Kutcher Meredith Read more

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New thrift shop set to open Aug. 4

  MEREDITH — The new Heart and Hands Thrift Shop, located at 8 Maple St. will hold a grand opening on Thursday, Aug. 4, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Replacing a popular, local, charitable thrift store which closed in 2015, the Heart and Hands Shop is a collaborative effort to fill a much-needed resource by the leadership and congregations of three Meredith churches — the First Congregational Church, St. Charles Barromeo Catholic Church, and Trinity Episcopal... Read more

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Donald P. Stinson, 66

Donald P. Stinson, 66

  CORDOVA, Tenn. — Donald P. Stinson, 66, formerly of Alton, New Hampshire, died at his home in Cordova on July 5, 2016. Donald was born on Sept. 15, 1949, at Quonset Point Naval Air Station, Rhode Island, the son of Muriel V. Proctor Stinson of Alton, and the late Ardell D. Stinson of Ryan, Oklahoma. During his early childhood years, he being part of a Navy family lived in Rhode Island, Virginia, and south Texas. The family... Read more

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Calendar of Events

7-27-16 Calendar

Events at Minot-Sleeper Library in Bristol: Adult Coloring, 10 a.m. to noon.; Amazing Inventions, 1 to 2 p.m. For details call 603-744-3352.Board Game Night for Adults at Laconia Public Library. 6 p.m. For details call (603) 524-4775. Events at Hall Memorial Library in Northfield: Story Time, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.; Arts and Crafts, 3:30 p.m.​; Magic The Gathering, 4 p.m.Events at Gilford Public Library in Gilford: Exercise Your Mind and Body: Get Moving Get Active, 9... Read more

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Pat Buchanan - Eviction notices

The self-righteousness and smugness of Ted Cruz in refusing to endorse Donald Trump, then walking off stage in Cleveland, smirking amidst the boos, takes the mind back in time. At the Cow Palace in San Francisco in July of 1964, Gov. Nelson Rockefeller, having been defeated by Barry Goldwater, took the podium to introduce a platform plank denouncing "extremism." Implication: Goldwater's campaign is saturated with extremists. Purpose: Advertise Rocky's superior morality. Smug and self-righteous, Rocky brayed at the curses... Read more

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