Retired Epping fire chief rescues boy from Lamprey River

EPPING — Chris Murphy doesn't see himself as a hero. He was just doing his job, even in retirement.The retired Epping fire chief was in the right place at the right time this past Sunday afternoon, when he rescued an 11-year-old boy from the swollen Lamprey River behind a downtown apartment house. He shrugged off … Continue reading Retired Epping fire chief rescues boy from Lamprey River

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Senior housing developer sues town over school impact fees

EXETER — The developer of an approved 55-year-old and over active adult community is pursuing legal action against the town over a dispute regarding school impact fees.Willey Creek Co. LLC (WCC) filed a petition in Rockingham Superior Court asking a judge to reconsider the Planning Board's vote to deny a waiver of school impact fees for … Continue reading Senior housing developer sues town over school impact fees

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Scoutmaster who molested boys gets 12-30 years

BRENTWOOD – A former Epping and Newfields scoutmaster who sexually assaulted four Boy Scouts in his troops years ago pleaded guilty Monday to all 17 charges brought against him.Eugene Perreault, 70, of 369 Piscassic Road in Newfields, was sentenced to 12 to 30 years in state prison in Rockingham Superior Court after pleading guilty to … Continue reading Scoutmaster who molested boys gets 12-30 years

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