Local News

Balsams’ developer still has not submitted NHDES AOT applica…

Balsams’ developer still has not submitted NHDES AOT application By Edith TuckerThe Berlin Daily Sun LANCASTER — Although progress is being made toward preparing to start construction at The Balsams, the developer still has not applied for the key Alteration of Terrain (AOT) permit from the state Department of Environmental Services, required before any work can be done to expand the ski area.The Coös County Planning Board completed a lot of “housekeeping” work, however, at its Tuesday... Read more

Opinion

Poof Tardiff: 1898 VII

Poof Tardiff: 1898 VII

Hello fellow Berlinites. Berlin, which had become a city in 1897, was now finishing its second year in this manner. It was dealing with growing pains and handling them very well. From all across this country and others, people were starting to hear about this once little town in Northern New Hampshire that was busting at the seams with its manufacture of paper and wood products. So, many people including immigrants, were coming to this “Boomtown”... Read more

Sports

North Country Family Restaurant Go Kart Championship

North Country Family Restaurant Go Kart Championship

GROVETON — The North Country Family Restaurant Go Karts held their final points event Saturday on the special built asphalt go kart track at Speedway 51 in Groveton. Longtime racer and mechanic Johnny Ledger was at the wheel of the pace-kart leading the drivers into action. There was a big crowd on hand the for championship show.   The large rookie field showed off its skills learned in 2016.  Revvin’ Evan Gilbert of Gorham won both his... Read more

Business

Eversource launches apprenticeship program for lineworkers

MANCHESTER — Eversource is set to launch an exciting apprenticeship program to train the next generation of lineworkers in the Granite State. The 18-month long program will prepare students for the workforce and provide them with a better understanding of the industry.  "About 25 percent of lineworkers in New Hampshire are of age to retire. This program will help cultivate a new generation of highly skilled, efficient lineworkers to serve our customers," said Marc Geaumont, director... Read more

Obituaries

Celebration of Life for Kristin Black

Celebration of Life for Kristin Black

A celebration of life will be held for Kristin Black on Saturday, Aug. 27, at 4 p.m. at Harvest Christian Fellowship located at 219 Willow Street in Berlin. Read more