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Police: Area soccer coach sexually assaulted girl, gave her alcohol

A former local soccer coach told police he sexually assaulted a girl and gave her alcohol, according to documents filed in court. Read more

Swanzey's Whitcomb Hall on fast track to meeting donation goal

WEST SWANZEY — Just a couple of months after a local family pledged to match donations for the renovation of Whitcomb Hall, the project is … Read more


Twelve 'Extraordinary Women' to be honored at August event

The Sentinel’s seventh annual Extraordinary Women recognition is Thursday, Aug. 29, at the Redfern Arts Center at Keene State College. Read more

Hickenlooper touts record as Colorado governor in visit

In an effort to frame his campaign as distinct from the rest of the crowded field, Democratic presidential candidate John Hickenlooper deta… Read more

State reports at least 156 drug deaths so far this year

At least 156 people this year have died from drugs in New Hampshire, 92 percent of them (143) from opioids, according to the latest data, r… Read more



Tired Swamp Bats fall to Vermont

The toll of three grueling weekend road trips followed by a home double-header Monday may have caught up with the Keene Swamp Bats. Read more

Two local entries set sights on Senior Babe Ruth regional title

A pair of Keene teams are part of a field vying for a Senior Babe Ruth New England regional title in the next few days in Walpole. Read more

Opinion / Your letters

Gambling on persistence: Keene council should again let voters decide on keno; they should again say no

The N.H. Lottery Commission has been trying to add video poker or keno machines to the state’s gambling mix for years, but lawmakers have c… Read more

We need action on climate change, by Chris Balch

We are on the verge of a climate crisis that will have serious long-term impacts on our society and our population, and which will substant… Read more

Weather Today

Showers and thunderstorms. Lows overnight in the mid 60s.


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Showers and thunderstorms. Lows overnight in the mid 60s.

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