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Bill Quinlan, President of Eversource Operations in New Hampshire, presents revised plans for the Northern Pass hydroelectric project at Globe Manufacturing in Pittsfield, N.H., on Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015. The new "Forward NH Plan" calls for an additional 52 miles of buried power lines through the White Mountains National Forest. (Paul Hayes/The Caledonian-Record) MANDATORY CREDIT

Will plan to bury 60 miles of Northern Pass sway opposition?

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Dolly McPhaul of Sugar Hill has become one of the most vocal opponents of Northern Pass. The energy project proposes to bring Canadian hydropower into New England through a 192-mile electric transmission line from Pittsburg to Deerfield, passing right through McPhaul’s hometown. Even though Northern Pass officials announced plans to bury an additional 52 miles of the line through the …

Labrie conviction on felony may fall outside of law’s intent, but appears to meet definition

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

It was the charge no one talked about: Certain Uses of Computer Services Prohibited, a Class B felony. “Owen Labrie did utilize a computer on-line …

Town of Haverhill urges release of videos from deadly police-involved shooting

Friday, August 7, 2015

Lawyers representing the town of Haverhill want the public to be able to review the video footage from body cameras worn by two town officers …

Concord woman accused of encouraging child porn

Monday, August 31, 2015

A 37-year-old Concord woman has been arrested and accused of encouraging child pornography. Alyssa Azotea was charged Friday with four counts of child pornography prohibited and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child. The Concord police said she exchanged images of young children known to her …

Police: Driver hits several parked cars on Washington Street in Concord

Monday, August 31, 2015

A man was arrested and charged with operating under the influence Monday night after he hit several parked cars on Washington Street in Concord, police said. The driver of a red pickup with Louisiana license plates hit cars …

There’s no push to turn Mount Washington into Agiocochook

Monday, August 31, 2015

Alaska’s Mount McKinley will officially become Denali, the Native American name by which it has long been known, but that doesn’t mean we should anticipate driving up New Hampshire’s highest peak on the Agiocochook Auto Road any time …

‘Narcan is the EpiPen of heroin’ – yes, but not really

Monday, August 31, 2015

Is Narcan really the EpiPen for heroin addicts? That’s the analogy you’ll find circulating online, amid all the news about the life-saving antidote to heroin overdose. But as I found out from the state’s chief medical officer, we …

Cruz boasts he has the strongest leadership team of any presidential candidate

Monday, August 31, 2015

Sen. Ted Cruz is talking about the establishment these days: the one he plans to tear apart in Washington, D.C., and, in the meantime, the one he’s building up among his grassroots supporters in early-voting states. The Texas …

Concord School Board to hold public information session for those interested in open board seats

Monday, August 31, 2015

Next week, the Concord School Board will host an informational session about the board’s duties for resid- ents interested in running for the board. On Tuesday, current board members will share their experiences and answer questions from prospective candidates. There will be three open seats for at-large board …

DHMC-Concord’s phones are down; alternate number provided

Monday, August 31, 2015

A technical problem has knocked out many phone lines at the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center in Concord. They may not be fixed by tomorrow; until they are, all patients can call 302-1584. …

Infographic: How much for that political ad?

Monday, August 31, 2015

WMUR-TV in New Hampshire is among the most popular spots for presidential advertising in the Boston-New Hampshire market. FCC files offer a glimpse into the programming strategies used by candidates and super PACs to get maximum exposure for …

For clues to candidates’ strategies, look at ‘when’ and ‘where’ of TV ads

Sunday, August 30, 2015

When it comes to political advertising, it’s not always how much money a campaign or super PAC is putting down on an ad buy – where and when those ads are being placed, not to mention what they’re …

How much for that political ad? Depends on who’s buying

Sunday, August 30, 2015

With less than six months to go before the New Hampshire primary, August has been a particularly busy month on local television airwaves. If you tune in regularly to the 6 o’clock evening news on WMUR, you’ve likely …