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WE KNOW not always who are kings by day, but the king of the night is the bold brown owl.” So wrote Brian Walter Proctor (1787-1874) in stanza three of his poem, “The Owl.”
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IN OUR CAMP, we have a 14-pound splitting maul with a triangular head that will split just about any piece of wood if you hit it right, the exception being gnarly yellow birch, which we try to avoid.
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IT WAS a morning a lot colder than we had anticipated. We pulled into the boat ramp at White's Pond in Ossipee to do some late-season fly fishing.
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BY NOW, fall colors have splashed the hillsides with their splendor. Since I no longer actively farm, I have more time in the fall to contemplate “my days gone by.”
BY JOHN HARRIGAN
On the Way downtown the other day I saw a lone partridge (ruffed grouse) in the road, just around a sharp curve, and, as I slammed on the brakes, realized that there were a whole bunch- maybe six or...
BY DICK PINNEY
WHEN we were kids, hunting with an adult was a luxury that was seldom offered to us.
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A COUPLE YEARS ago I received a game cam as a gift. Since I am not a hunter, the gift-giver thought I would enjoy using it to spy on the wildlife around our 90 acres.
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The case of the missing rhinoceros head explanation.

Wind farm opposition does not deter Executive Council OK of Berlin project

READER COMMENTS: 1

Despite opposition, the Executive Council voted 4-1 to approve $4 million in financing for a five-turbine wind farm in Berlin.

Funding for Berlin wind farm up for council hearing Wednesday

READER COMMENTS: 1

A proposal for $4.1 million in Business Finance Authority financing for a Berlin wind farm project is expected to be opposed Wednesday at a public hearing before the Executive Council.

Cat dies after reportedly being thrown from vehicle on Route 11 in New Durham

READER COMMENTS: 5

An unnamed resident witnessed the feline being thrown from the window of a blue car, according to information from police. The cat reportedly bounced across Route 11 to the opposite side of the road.

Fletcher the Rottweiler is a rescue dog with For the Love of Dog.

Swanzey dog rescue seeks funds to rebuild after fire

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When a fire destroyed a barn at the Mukota Kennel on Matthews Road last week, For the Love of Dog Rottweiler and pitbull rescue lost the building where they had quarantined and housed their rescue...

Dead racoon found in Derry tests positive for rabies

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Police are advising residents to make sure their pets are vaccinated after a dead raccoon that was recently found in a local neighborhood tested positive for rabies.

Strafford County Deputy Keith MacKenzie and K9 partner Daisy Mae entered the Pennsylvania woods at 11 a.m. Tuesday to assist in the search for accused cop-killer Eric Frein.

K9 team heads to Pennsylvania to assist in accused cop-killer search

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Strafford County Deputy Keith MacKenzie and K9 partner Daisy Mae entered Pennsylvania's woods at 11 a.m. Tuesday, joining the search for accused-cop killer Eric Frein.

Answers sought over dead ducks, geese

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The sudden death of a dozen ducks and geese in a local pond has shaken up workers in the surrounding industrial park.

Fire at Swanzey dog kennels destroys barn

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A three-alarm fire destroyed a barn at a dog boarding and doggy day care center on Matthews Road early Friday morning.

Eastern Equine Encephalitis found in Sanbornton horse

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A horse in Sanbornton has tested positive for Eastern Equine Encephalitis, or EEE, the second horse in New Hampshire that has tested positive for the disease, state officials said.

Derry residents debate dog leash law

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Some local dog owners say they are concerned about Derry's lack of a leash law and have asked that the town put more teeth into an existing ordinance.

Man who shot Huskies was worried he would be target of animal rights groups

READER COMMENTS: 20

The man who recently shot and killed three Siberian Huskies as they attacked his pigs told police that he did not notify authorities because he “was concerned that animal rights groups or...

Hassan won't ask for vote on new members of utility project evaluation panel

READER COMMENTS: 2

Gov. Maggie Hassan is not expected to ask the Executive Council to vote today on her two nominations to the Site Evaluation Committee, which decides on major utility projects such as wind farms and...

Police say three Huskies missing in Merrimack were mistaken as wolves and shot, killed

READER COMMENTS: 75

Mistaking the domestic dogs for wild wolves, a homeowner shot and killed three missing Siberian Huskies as they attacked piglets in his backyard corral, police said.

These three Siberian Huskies missing for about two weeks were found dead this past weekend.

Three missing Siberian Huskies found dead

READER COMMENTS: 5

Three Siberian Huskies missing for about two weeks were discovered dead this past weekend, a tragic ending for one local couple who were optimistic the dogs would return home safely.

3 communities may share animal officer

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Out of a general need, the towns of Belmont, Gilford, and the city of Laconia are working on a plan that would have the three communities share an animal control officer.

These three Siberian Huskies have been missing from their Pearson Road home in Merrimack since Sept. 29.

Merrimack dog owner desperate to find three missing Huskies

READER COMMENTS: 1

A local couple has spent every day for the past week searching for their three missing Siberian Huskies, hoping desperately that they will soon be brought home.

First NH horse this year with EEE infection identified

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The state Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has identified the first horse infected with Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE).

The Ultimate Air Dogs demonstrate dock diving at the Humane Society for Nashua's annual Walk for Whiskers.

Dock-diving dogs woof it up at Humane Society fundraiser

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The Ultimate Air Dogs, a network of professional dock-diving dogs, were special guests at the Humane Society for Nashua's 32nd annual Walk for Whiskers on Saturday. T

Walk for Whiskers to raise money to support shelter

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The Humane Society for Nashua holds its annual Walk for Whiskers fundraiser Saturday with special guests, the Ultimate Air Dogs from the "professional dog diving circuit."

Two days after groundbreaking cataract surgery, Banner the lanner falcon is adjusting to her new eyesight in a spare room of her owner's Deering home.

Falcon recovering from first-of-its-kind cataract surgery

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Two days after groundbreaking cataract surgery, Banner the lanner falcon is adjusting to her new eyesight in a spare room of her owner's Deering home.

 NH Angle
Links to news and happenings around the world with a Granite State connection updated daily.

0 Salem police dog loses battle with cancer

0 Horse dies, woman injured in Kensington riding accident

0 NH officials say archery deer numbers--down 22 percent - are 3rd highest in 9 years

0 Fugitive bullmastiff dog involved in fatal attack in Mass. captured in NH

0 Peterborough sued over meddling in how farms make money

0 Rochester pet-owner wants to bring indoor dog park to New Hampshire

0 Is your dog too fat? NH firm offers personal trainer for pets

0 Pilfered pumpkins went to plump pigs

0 NH police dog Daisy Mae headed to Pennsylvania to hunt cop killer

0 Donovan the osprey reaches South America

1 Injured bald eagle nursed back to health

0 Inmates, dogs get cozy in new program at Keene jail

0 She opened the crates, saw the cats and felt sick

0 Dog images lead to arrest in $89K shotgun theft

0 Huskie shot dead attacking three Newton pigs, second huskie wounded

0 How a tiny brain worm is killing moose across North America

0 Bobcats making a resurgence in Seacoast

0 Homing pigeon still refusing to fly home to Mass.

0 Owner of horse seized from Northfield farm sues police, rescue handlers

0 Crowing rooster ruffles feathers in Fitzwilliam

0 Serial dog raping roommate of murdered Keene sex offender gets year in jail for animal cruelty

0 Windham woman finds black widow in box of grapes

0 Video: Lost homing pigeon freed by police for second time

0 Elected Danville animal control officer sues after town outsources

0 Monadnock Humane Society board agrees to meet with members over director's dismissal

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