Charges dismissed against Gilford, NH dad who protested book
GILFORD, N.H. ? A judge has dismissed all charges against a New Hampshire man who refused to stop objecting to a book about bullying read by his daughter?s high school English class. William Baer of Gilford complained at a school board meeting in May that parents should have been notified that the book, ?Nineteen Minutes,? by Jodi Picoult, was being read because it contains a sexually explicit ...
Charges Against NH Father Who Protested Book Dismissed
A judge called William Baer's actions when speaking against a Jodi Picoult book "impolite, but not criminal."
NH Marine Patrol to build new headquarters
New Hampshire's Marine Patrol Bureau is spending $1.34 million to purchase land for a new headquarters in Gilford to replace the deteriorating existing facility.
The Avett Brothers Add Dates with John Prine, Lake Street Dive and Sturgill Simpson
The Avett Brothers confirmed a slew of new tour dates today with several special guests including John Prine, Lake Street Dive and country singer-songwriter Sturgill Simpson.
Avett Brothers headed to NH
The Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion at Meadowbrook has unveiled its first booking of the new year ? the Avett Brothers, with special guest John Prine, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 12.
Study recommends upgraded landing system at Pease
PORTSMOUTH ? Installing a $13.1 million category III instrument landing system at the Portsmouth International Airport at Pease is one of the key recommendations of a soon-to-be released state study.
Rare bird alert: 2 more snowy owls spotted
Looking to see a snowy owl? Two have recently been spotted near the airport and another was seen in Plainfield.