Hi 68° | Lo 42°

Live News

35 minutes ago
Water main break may slow driving to Manchester airport

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - People driving to the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport may face some congestion to a major water main break in the area.

Today at 10:51AM
Explosion sparks fire at New Hampshire power plant

BETHLEHEM, N.H. (AP) - Authorities say a generator overheated, exploded and sparked an oil fire at a New Hampshire power plant. No one was hurt.

Today at 10:51AM
People for Oct. 7, 2015

LACONIA Judge James Carroll will be recognized with a Quill & Ink Award from the Nackey S. Loeb School of Communications at the Capitol Center for the Arts on Nov. 12. BRADFORD Owen Dayton, son…

Today at 10:51AM
Announcements: Donate clothes

CONTOOCOOK Donate clothes Countryside Community Church, 815 Main St., is accepting donations for its Neighbor-to-Neighbor children's clothing sale scheduled for Tuesday. Drop off donations of children's…

Today at 10:25AM
Survey: Residents willing to pay more for local produce

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) - A survey of New Hampshire residents shows that they are willing to pay more for locally grown fruits and vegetables, but they may not always know where to find it.

Today at 09:35AM
NH Lottery

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) _ These New Hampshire lotteries were drawn Tuesday:

Today at 07:51AM
Man sentenced to 10 years in bank, store robberies

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to robbing a gas station and two banks in New Hampshire.

Today at 06:56AM
Letter: Bernie speaks for me

America, land of the free and the brave. Or is it? Is America not less free when billionaires can buy the presidency; when bright young adults cannot afford college to better their lives; when loving…

Today at 06:56AM
Letter: Thanks, Concord Hospital

No one especially wants to spend time in a hospital, but if you do, like I did last week, it's good to know that Concord Hospital has a staff that will take great care of you and get you back to your…

Today at 12:37AM
Headlines from around the world in sports

BASEBALL Jennings returning to GM job with Marlins MIAMI - The Miami Marlins said Dan Jennings is returning to his former job as general manager after moving to the dugout as manager this season. Marlins…

Today at 12:37AM
Rams rise in AP power rankings; Pats, Pack, Broncos 1-2-3

NEW YORK - The St. Louis Rams will get a better idea of how strong they really are in the AP Pro32 power rankings this weekend, when they visit the unbeaten Green Bay Packers. The Rams made the biggest…

Today at 12:37AM
Tim Dahlberg column: Daily fantasy contests in trouble without regulation

LAS VEGAS - The incessant commercials promising big money and fun times were by themselves enough to sour millions of Americans on the idea of betting on daily fantasy sports. And don't be confused, because…

Today at 12:37AM
Celtics cruise past Olimpia Milano in first of two Global Games

MILAN - The Boston Celtics eased to a 124-91 victory over Olimpia Milano at the Mediolanum Forum on Tuesday, comfortably winning the first of a doubleheader in Europe as part of the NBA Global Games. "Our…

Today at 12:37AM
Collins, Gibbons among four managers making playoff debuts

NEW YORK - Late in the season, as the New York Mets closed in on their NL East championship, one opponent after another sat in the visitors' dugout at Citi Field and commended Manager Terry Collins. "Real…

Today at 12:37AM
Harvick victory celebration raises eyebrows among rivals

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - First, Kevin Harvick embarrassed the field with a dominating victory at Dover. Then his victory celebration made some of his competitors wonder if the reigning Sprint Cup champion had…

Today at 12:37AM
Harvey misses Mets' workout, apologizes after late arrival

NEW YORK - Matt Harvey is off to a horrendous start in his first postseason. The star pitcher missed a mandatory New York Mets workout Tuesday at Citi Field and apologized to the team for arriving late.…

Today at 12:37AM
Gordon thinks new tire changer can give inside information

CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Jeff Gordon believes his new front tire changer can improve his pit crew and give Hendrick Motorsports some inside information on the competition. Nick Odell, considered one of the best…

Today at 12:37AM
Keuchel, Astros shut out Yankees in AL wild-card game

NEW YORK - Dallas Keuchel and the Houston Astros defied expectations all season long. Facing his biggest test yet, the bearded ace beat the odds and the Yankees once again. Pitching on three days' rest…

Today at 12:36AM
A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

JV results The Hopkinton JV boys' soccer team defeated Mascoma, 7-0. Paul Molna, Ben Bickford, Travis Bender, Connor Daniels, Pete Sintros and Durk Jorgensen all scored for the Hawks. Sam Crawford (six…

Today at 12:31AM
Gasholder, piece of industrial past, faces uncertain future

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A round, red-brick relic of this country's industrial transformation sits shakily at the southern entrance to New Hampshire's capital city, the cupola atop its conical, tree-damaged roof slumping northward.

Today at 12:31AM
Hassan presents state judicial nominees

Gov. Maggie Hassan will nominate two judges to serve on the superior court and four to serve on the Circuit Court. Hassan will put forward the slate of nominees at the Executive Council breakfast this…

Today at 12:23AM
Monitor Board of Contributors: The crime of poverty

In a new investigative report, the American Civil Liberties Union of New Hampshire found that circuit court judges in our state are jailing debtors who have no ability to pay fines or fees they owe. Instead…

Today at 12:23AM
Editorial: This is no time for Clinton to ditch N.H.

According to a report from Politico published this week, a "circle of informal advisers" to Hillary Clinton think she should rededicate her campaign resources to the primary states following New Hampshire.…

Today at 12:23AM
My Turn: Now is the time for 'No Labels'

In his recent op-ed (Monitor Forum, Oct. 2), my fellow Democrat and longtime friend, state Rep. Robert Backus (District 19), said he would not abandon his blue label to support No Labels, a group of which…