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Virus violation: Youth football group fined for tournament at Seacoast United in Epping

EPPING — The state is fining New England Flag Football League $2,000 for “recklessly” holding its Summer Showdown youth tournament in Epping with teams from outside New England in violation of coronavirus safety precautions.New Hampshire Attorney General Gordon J. MacDonald announced the civil penalty Tuesday stating the Beverly, Massachusetts, sports organization violated the Amateur and […]

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Exeter DPW to flush water mains

EXETER – Due to the Level 4 water use restrictions, the Exeter Water Department will flush water mains for one week only, during the week of Sept. 27 to Oct 2.The department will flush during the night for one week only in the following areas:Epping Road, Main Street, Water Street, Columbus Avenue, Front Street, Jady […]

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Epping dad turns yard into water park with 40-foot slide

EPPING — Anna Gatchell, 13, enjoys bringing new friends to her home, especially in the summer.”They look around and they say, ‘You live here?'” the teen said.”Here” is a private water park on the family’s land off Prescott Road in Epping. The complex, created by Anna’s father Paul Gatchell, includes a water slide, pond, waterfall, […]

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Epping Dad turns home yard into water park with 40-foot slide

EPPING — Anna Gatchell, 13, enjoys bringing new friends to her home, especially in the summer.”They look around and they say, ‘You live here?'” the teen said.”Here” is a private water park on the family’s land off Prescott Road in Epping. The complex, created by Anna’s father Paul Gatchell, includes a water slide, pond, waterfall, […]

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Missing Portsmouth man found deceased

PORTSMOUTH — A local man, who family members said was missing since Friday, was found deceased in an Epping parking lot, according to police.Capt. Darrin Sargent said Ron Levesque was found Tuesday, there are no apparent signs of foul play and the public is not in danger. He said Levesque’s manner of death is under […]