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A New Hampshire jury has awarded three businessmen what is apparently the largest monetary verdict in state history and what might be one of the largest in the country this year.  After three days of trial a Merrimack County jury awarded a $275 million verdict to three Manchester area men who were relentlessly defamed for almost 3 years by Mortgage Specialist Inc.and its owner Mike Gill Read more →


Tabitha Bowling of East Burke, Vermont, has joined the Board of Directors the Northern Forest Center. Bowling was a founding partner and former COO of Bungalow, LLC, a casual lifestyle brand. Under her management sales grew from $800K to $8M over 6 years. She continues to manage the company’s overseas sourcing, production and quality assurance activities, as well as advise the executive team. Read more →


Concord, NH--Tim Volk, of Vermont, has joined the Board of Directors the Northern Forest Center in Concord. Volk is a business leader with more than 30 years of broad-based consumer marketing experience in areas including energy, hospitality and telecommunications. Read more →


The New Hampshire Council of Churches, an organization of nine Christian denominations building unity, cooperation and advocacy among congregations, named the Rev. Jason Wells as its next Executive Director effective October 2, 2017. Read more →


Ross S. Whaley of Tupper Lake, N.Y., has joined the Board of Directors the Northern Forest Center. Whaley has served as Senior Advisor to the Adirondack Landowners Association since 2007. Ross led SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry for 16 years as its President and subsequently as University Professor with interest in political economy of sustainable development. His career included six years as Director of Economics Research for the US Forest Service. Read more →


Sunday, September 10, 2 to 4 pm Join us for a one-hour preview of the long-anticipated Ken Burns series, The Vietnam War. The film explores the human dimensions of the War through an epic narrative shaped by the testimonies of... Read more →


This not-to-be missed celebration will be free and open to the public and will feature a wonderful mix of art, live music with local talent Mike Dunbar, and an awards ceremony to honor New Hampshire Artist Laureate Gary Samson. The... Read more →


Roger Milliken of Portland, Maine, has joined the Board of Directors of the Northern Forest Center. Milliken is the president and CEO of the Baskahegan Company, a recognized leader in Maine’s forest products industry, known for tis commitment to managing for timber while respecting the natural dynamics of the forest. Since becoming president of Baskahegan in 1989, Milliken has overseen several land purchases and the sale of a major conservation easement on forestland. Read more →


The White Mountains Visitor Center is operated by the White Mountains Attractions Association, which markets the region to travelers, and hosts the website The White Mountains Visitor Center is operated by the White Mountains Attractions Association, which markets the region to travelers, and hosts the website VisitWhiteMountains.com. Read more →