Two more people have been arrested in connection with the riots on the weekend of the Keene Pumpkin Festival in October, and police say they’ve spent hundreds of hours investigating these case… Read more
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The October 2014 riots in Keene
The prime organizer of the Keene Pumpkin Festival says her group is reviewing its bill from Keene officials for overtime for local law enforcement at the festival, and has scheduled two meetin… Read more
This month, more than 100 local residents weighed in on the question of whether or not the Pumpkin Festival should continue, submitting written comments to city officials. But the collective s… Read more
Last week, Keene officials issued a hefty bill for city services during the Pumpkin Festival and the riots that erupted outside the annual event’s footprint. But many people say the wrong grou… Read more
A Milford man was arrested Tuesday in connection with the riots that occurred on Oct. 18 and 19 on the outskirts of the Keene Pumpkin Festival. Read more
Of the hundreds of people who packed into an auditorium at Keene State College Tuesday night, few were angry. Instead, community members offered reasoned ideas about the future of the Keene Pu… Read more
A judge has found probable cause in the case against a Chichester man accused of throwing a beer bottle at a police officer during the Oct. 18-19 riots near Keene State College. Read more
In the chaos of the October weekend when hordes of young adults spilled into the streets and backyards around the Keene State College campus, cameras were everywhere. Read more
I recently posed this question to friends: If 1,000 college students and young people gather in a field and they can’t post selfies, do they make a noise? Read more
A Keene State College student faces a felony charge of reckless conduct, accused of throwing beer bottles into a crowd of young people gathered on Blake Street during the recent riots on the d… Read more