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District names new director of special education

The Weare School District recently named Scott Daniels as its new director of special education. Daniels previously served in the ConVal School District in Peterborough, where he worked first as a school…

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N.H. voters at debate preview 'just seeing what's out there'

The options before New Hampshire Republicans were on full display inside the Dana Center auditorium at Saint Anselm College on Monday night - but the first-in-the-nation voters who filled the stands to…

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Puppies touching down at Concord Airport could be a new trend for rescue

A litter of abandoned puppies touched down on the tarmac of Concord Airport on Saturday en route to Live and Let Live Farm, marking what the rescue's director hopes is a new relationship with a national…

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Franklin could withdraw from SAU 18

The Franklin School District is considering withdrawing from SAU 18, which oversees schools in Franklin and Hill. The proposal was brought to the Franklin City Council at its meeting Monday night, an idea…

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Winning numbers drawn in 'Lucky For Life' game

ROCKY HILL, Conn. (AP) - The winning numbers in Monday evening's drawing of the "Lucky For Life" game were:

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Report: 2 dead, 22 hurt in New Hampshire tent collapse

LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) - Officials say a young man and a girl were killed and at least 22 people were injured when a severe storm blew down a circus tent in northern New Hampshire.

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GOP hopefuls take on illegal immigration in debate preview

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - The Republican Party's presidential class demanded aggressive steps to curb illegal immigration, seizing on a delicate political issue while facing off in New Hampshire on Monday night during a crowded and pointed preview of the 2016 primary season's first full-fledged debate.

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Report: 2 dead, 15 hurt in New Hampshire tent collapse

LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) - A circus tent collapsed when a severe storm raked a northern New Hampshire fairground Monday, killing two people and injuring 15 others, authorities said.

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Official: 2 dead, 15 injured after tent collapses during storm at New Hampshire fairgrounds

LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) - Official: 2 dead, 15 injured after tent collapses during storm at New Hampshire fairgrounds.

Today at 08:09PM
Tent collapses with 250 inside at New Hampshire fairgrounds

LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) - Authorities say 250 people were inside a circus tent when it collapsed as a strong storm moved through the state, causing some injuries.

Today at 07:51PM
GOP lash out at illegal immigration in debate preview

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - The Republican Party's presidential class called for aggressive steps to curb illegal immigration as more than a dozen White House hopefuls faced off in New Hampshire on Monday night, part of a pointed preview of the first full-fledged debate of the 2016 primary season.

Today at 07:32PM
Obama's power plant climate plan shifts to courts, states

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama sought to clamp down Monday on power plant emissions with a federal plan that - if successful - would attempt to slow global warming by dramatically shifting the way Americans get and use electricity.

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Reports of tent collapse a Lancaster fairgrounds

LANCASTER, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire State Police official says there have been injuries in the collapse of a tent at the Lancaster fairgrounds.

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New Hampshire officials applaud amended EPA emissions plan

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Officials in New Hampshire are cheering President Barack Obama's more stringent rules aimed at trimming carbon dioxide emissions by almost one-third over the next 15 years.

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On small business tour, Ayotte affirms her support for resurrecting Export-Import Bank

Amid a political fight in Washington over the fate of the federal Export-Import Bank, Sen. Kelly Ayotte expressed support for the bank during a visit to a Concord company Monday. Ayotte stopped by Concord-based…

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Citing lower incarceration rates and costs, officials urge for more investment in drug courts

When defendants struggling with drug addiction enter Judge James Carroll's court, he wants to get them into recovery. The underlying crime that brought them to Laconia's district court in the first place…

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Hassan, Shaheen blame GOP for underfunding drug programs

LACONIA, N.H. (AP) - Gov. Maggie Hassan and U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen called Monday for a bipartisan effort to combat the growing problem of heroin and opiate abuse, then criticized Republicans in Concord and Washington for what the two Democrats said was a failure to adequately fund drug treatment programs.

Today at 02:27PM
GOP face off in early-state forum is also a debate preview

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - The Republican Party's jam-packed presidential class faces off Monday night in New Hampshire, where more than a dozen White House hopefuls aim to warm up for the first full-fledged debate of the primary season.

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Fewer than expected hospital infections in New Hampshire

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - State officials say patients in New Hampshire hospitals acquired fewer infections than predicted compared to national data last year.

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NH DOT works toward project to eliminate erosion at bridge

CORNISH, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire Department of Transportation hopes to start work next year on a project to eliminate erosion around supports of a historic covered bridge connecting the state to Vermont.

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Clinton's presidential campaign raises profile with TV ads airing in NH and Iowa

WASHINGTON -- Facing increased competition from within her own party, Hillary Rodham Clinton is spending $2 million airing the first television ads of her presidential race in the early voting states of…

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Food bank to install processing facility for retail wing

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire Food Bank is working to install a revenue-generating food-processing unit within its warehouse in Manchester.

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Man accused of shooting wife due in court in Maine

LONDONDERRY, N.H. (AP) - The trial of a New Hampshire man accused of breaking into a Maine home and shooting his wife and the homeowner is due in court next month.