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Audio Postcard
3:24 pm
Mon September 19, 2005

Skimming: Or What I Did With My Snowmobile This Summer

Skimming allows the snowmobile to skim across a surface other than snow.
Paul Godin

New Hampshire nights are getting a little crisper this time of year. It won't be long before the first frost...and then snow.

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Audio Postcard
3:58 pm
Tue August 16, 2005

'Tis The Season To Pick Your Own

Blueberries are picked and turned into jam at Apple Hill Farm in Concord.
Ozchin

NHPR's Lisa Peakes offers an audio postcard from Apple Hill Farm in Concord, where people are picking blueberries and the proprietor is making jam - the old-fashioned way.

Audio Postcard
4:08 pm
Fri August 12, 2005

Sounds from the Pittsfield Hot Air Balloon Festival

Hot air balloon rides can be an enjoyable event for the whole family.
Heartlover1717

This summer, New Hampshire Public Radio has been sharing some sounds of the summer.

One of the traditional family outings in the state is the 24th Annual Pittsfield Balloon Festival.

NHPR reporter Amy Quinton not only attended the event, but was able to catch a ride aboard the hot air balloon, the Lime Rickey.

She filed this audio postcard from the event.

Audio Postcard
4:16 pm
Fri July 1, 2005

Fireworks: A Summer Audio Postcard

Although heavier business is in the summer, many firework stores are open all year.
rvaphotodude

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The Exchange
8:00 am
Mon January 31, 2005

Finding Refuge in the Queen City

Over the last few months, several hundred African refugees were resettled in Manchester. We'll take a look at who they are, the challenges they face, and how the city is handling this new and very different population. Laura is joined by Robert Baines, Mayor of Manchester, Dr. Westy Egmont, executive director of the International Institute of Boston, and Beatrice Munyenyezi, a Manchester resident who was a refugee from Rwanda. Ms. Munyenyezi now works at the Manchester Housing Authority.

Audio Postcard
3:25 pm
Mon January 24, 2005

New Englands Antique Radio Club Meets in Nashua

Buy and sell ancient radio paraphernalia at the New England Antique Radio Club Swap Meet.
mullica

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Audio Postcard
3:39 pm
Tue January 27, 2004

Primary Sounds

2004's closing moments included counting last minute ballots.

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Audio Postcard
3:58 pm
Mon November 4, 2002

Sounds of the Stretch Run

If you haven't seen an earnest and energetic campaign worker waving a sign today, you probably haven't left your house.

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Audio Postcard
4:49 pm
Thu June 27, 2002

The Weirs Beach Drive-In Takes You Back

Drive-in movie theaters offer a nostalgic option for outdoor entertainment.
Fraser Valley Pulse & Metro Vancouver Pulse

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Audio Postcard
5:05 pm
Fri September 14, 2001

More Than a Thousand Flock to Prayer Service

After the events of September 11, many found comfort in participating in prayer ceremonies.
wallyg

An overflow crowd turned out in Concord today to honor victims of this weeks terrorist attacks. As part of the Governor's Day of Prayer and Remembrance, more than a thousand people prayed and sang inside, and outside, Saint Paul's Church.

NHPR's Trish Anderton prepared this audio postcard.

Audio Postcard
5:12 pm
Mon April 9, 2001

The NHSO Conductor Search Continues

The search process takes place at the Palace Theatre in Manchester.
HotblackDesiato

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