"> en-us 'I know he'll never be forgotten' Nearly 800 runners and walkers participated in the 4th annual Chief Maloney Unity Run held Sunday. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 20:45:00 EST Former Miss NH advocates for multiple sclerosis research With her beauty pageant and performing days behind her, Michelle Tolson is now putting herself in the public eye once more - as an advocate for multiple sclerosis, which she was diagnosed with last year. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 20:43:00 EST Military news Bedford student accepted to Coast Guard Academy 3 with NH connections complete Army training Sat, 25 Apr 2015 21:38:00 EST Hampstead Academy alum Jake Levin wins Harry S. Truman Scholarship Jacob Levin, a political science and philosophy major at Brooklyn College, is among 58 college juniors to win the 2015 Harry S. Truman Scholarship, which carries a 30,000 grant toward tuition for his graduate studies. It's great to be recognized for an interest in public service and this will be a very valuable credential, said... Sat, 25 Apr 2015 21:37:00 EST A passion for painting ducks Bedford girl finishes second in the U.S. in the annual Duck Stamp Art Contest. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 21:37:00 EST Forest Journal After a summit cleanup Sticky, icky and ... hopeful Tackling a mountain cleanup with teens Sat, 25 Apr 2015 21:29:00 EST Dr. Jose Montero Not leaving NH, 'just changing' For more than 15 years, Dr. Jose Montero has been the face and voice of reason and calm in the midst of one public health crisis after another in New Hampshire. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 21:29:00 EST Laconia to host 2015 New Hampshire Pumpkin Festival It's official. The event that for the past 24 years has been known as the Keene Pumpkin Festival has a new name and new venue. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 21:25:00 EST N.E. fish council fails to complete work The New England Fishery Management Council convened last week in Mystic, Conn., with the goal of finally, after 10 years of work, approving the voluminous revised fishery habitat protections for the region's ocean waters. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 21:23:00 EST Maine guide's book on turkey calls is a must for hunters Expert advice Stu Bristol has been building game calls for more than 30 years. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 19:16:00 EST Fifth-grade student wins volunteering award The daughter of a local family dedicated to serving the less fortunate has been recognized for her good works volunteering in Central America. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 20:11:00 EST Stacey Cole's Nature Talks Birds help pal with their own CPR Editor's Note The following column was printed in the Union Leader on Saturday, April 1, 2006. Over the years, many readers shared their thoughts and memories with columnist Stacey Cole. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 19:39:00 EST Enter to win a pair of tickets to see Blue Oyster Cult Enter to win a pair of 2 tickets to see Blue Oyster Cult on June 25, 2015 at the Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 21:29:00 EST Enter to win tickets to see Shawn Colvin and Marc Cohn Enter to win a pair of 2 tickets to see Shawn Colvin and Marc Cohn on June 25, 2015 at the Capitol Center for the Arts in Concord. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:53:00 EST Ice-Out declared on Lake Winnipesaukee The man in charge of declaring Ice-Out every year on the Big Lake. Dave Emerson of Emerson Aviation, declared Ice-Out at 434 p.m. Friday. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 17:55:00 EST It's official Pumpkin Festival coming to Laconia, scheduled Oct. 24 It's official. The event that for the past 24 years has been known as the Keene Pumpkin Festival has a new name and new venue Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:59:00 EST Restaurant bans Goffstown official for allegedly stiffing tab A Pinardville restaurant has banned a Goffstown budget official after alleging he walked out on the bill, but the official claims he was having a cigarette - and that he had left cash on his table to pay his tab. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 23:03:00 EST Celebrating the Cog The world's first mountain-climbing cog railway will begin its 146th season on Saturday and then three weeks later will celebrate the first 145 seasons in a new public television documentary. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:13:00 EST Claremont plans festival Let It Shine plans Laconia annoucement The Claremont Citizens Group is moving forward with a proposal for their own pumpkin festival, even as Keene organizers are expected today to announce a move to Laconia for this year. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:10:00 EST NH Club Briefs Merrimack Valley Quilt Guild's show next week The Merrimack Valley Quilt Guild will celebrate its 35th anniversary at its annual quilt show, 'Celebrate America, the Red White and Blue,' from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and Saturday, May 1 and 2, at Timberlane Regional High School, 36 Greenough Road. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 20:49:00 EST Candia clinic offers free legal assistance to residents in need A legal clinic that offers fee advice, counsel and protection to low-income debtors at the Candia Circuit Court will will soon be expanding to Plymouth.. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:09:00 EST NH Club Briefs Gen. Stark Day celebration Monday in Dunbarton A celebration of Gen. John Stark Day with Revolutionary War re-enactments will begin at noon Monday on the Dunbarton Town Common. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 22:41:00 EST Hundreds preparing for run to honor slain Greenland chief, first responders Hundreds of runners and walkers are getting ready to lace up for this Sunday's fourth annual 'Chief Maloney Unity Run.' Nearly 700 people have registered to participate in the 10K run, which starts at 11 a.m. at the Stratham Police Department and ends at the Greenland Police Department. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 21:22:00 EST Long winter delays trout stocking in Granite State With winter slow to disappear and spring slow to appear, the state's six hatcheries are holding on to their rainbow trout 8212 about a million in total 8212 until conditions improve for their release. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 21:17:00 EST Inspirational African Children's Choir visits NH The African Children's Choir, which has performed before presidents, heads of state and most recently, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, will perform here in the Granite State this spring. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:57:00 EST What you see is, literally, what you get when Home Free takes stage I've accepted that prerecorded instrumental tracks and soundboard effects are part of today's touring package, though I still hope a lead singer winded by dance moves and multiple costume changes doesn't resort to widespread lip-synching to hide gulps for air. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:32:00 EST Lakes Region artist opening multi-media show Lakes Region artist Valerie Schurer Christle's multi-media works go on display Friday at The Art Place, 9 N. Main St., Wolfeboro, where they will remain on view through Wednesday, May 13. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:29:00 EST Motley Crue's curtain-call tour headed to Manchester Iconic rock band Motley Crue, slated to conclude its two-year 'Final Tour' cycle on New Year's Eve, first will make a stop at the Verizon Wireless Arena this fall. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:28:00 EST