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Hospitals report fewer uninsured patient at emergency rooms

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire Hospital Association says the state's emergency rooms are seeing fewer uninsured patients since the state expanded its Medicaid program to cover more poor adults.

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Restaurant pays 101-year-old for his birthday breakfast

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - A restaurant's policy to give customers a percentage off their bill on their birthday actually became a 7-cent refund for man who turned 101.

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Restaurant pays 101-year-old man for birthday breakfast

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - A restaurant's policy to give customers a percentage off their bill on their birthday actually became a 7-cent refund for man who turned 101.

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New Hampshire unemployment rate unchanged

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire Employment Security office says the state's unemployment rate for January was 4 percent, unchanged from December.

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Strong Foundations Honor Roll

The following students earned honors for the second quarter at Strong Foundations Charter School in Pembroke. GRADE 8 PRINCIPAL'S LIST: Lauren Bouffard, Lindsey Bouffard, Nathan Carrier, Hannah Davis,…

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People for March 3, 2015

MEREDITH David Pratt was named to the dean's list for the fall semester at Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, N.Y. He is a fifth-year software engineering major. Alexandra Woodaman was…

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Letter: Honor veterans

Dear town moderators: Town meeting day presents a golden opportunity to recognize the service men and women in our towns. Please consider honoring those who have served or are now serving our country…

Mar 2
Hernandez prosecutors want jury told about Florida shooting

Prosecutors in the murder trial of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez asked the judge yesterday to let them tell jurors about his involvement in a friend's shooting in Florida, saying…

Mar 2
Vermont program combines classes, work, leading to degree and job

A new apprenticeship program aimed at helping students join the workforce full time while earning credits toward college degrees is getting under way. The Institute for American Apprenticeships is the…

Mar 2
Netanyahu: Speech not intended as a show of disrespect to Obama

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said yesterday that his planned address to Congress scheduled for today is not meant to signal any disrespect for President Obama, nor to insert political partisanship…

Mar 2
Westerners head to Iraq to fight as Christian warriors against Islamic State

In a smoky living room in a makeshift military headquarters in the northern Iraqi city of Dohuk, Brett, a former U.S serviceman with tattoos of Jesus etched on his forearms, explains how he hopes to help…

Mar 2
Semifinals set for N.H. Poetry Out Loud contest

High school poetry readers from across New Hampshire will compete at four Poetry Out Loud semifinal competitions this month for a chance to represent their school at the state championship. The competition…

Mar 2
Group that encourages education, jobs, honors Shaheen

U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen was honored by the New Hampshire Jobs for America's Graduates. The group encourages the success of young people in the state by reducing school dropouts and promoting educational…

Mar 2
Ohio Sen. Rob Portman kicks off fundraiser for New Hampshire Legal Assistance

Ohio Sen. Rob Portman is hopeful the U.S. Senate will soon pass energy efficiency legislation he co-sponsored with U.S. Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, which was defeated last year. The bill would call for a national…

Mar 2
Ayotte, Shaheen call for House to take up 'clean' DHS funding bill

Congress narrowly avoided a partial shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security by passing a one-week funding bill Friday, as reported by the Associated Press. Now, though, the clock is ticking as…

Mar 2
Liberty Forum kicks off in Manchester on Thursday with a host of freedom-oriented events

For people considering moving to New Hampshire with the Free State Project, especially those coming from warmer climates, the primary complaints are about the harsh winters. As the eighth Liberty Forum…

Mar 2
Snowy Boston starts removing parking-space savers

Bostonians have another reason to be steamed about this winter of epic snow: The city is starting to remove the lawn chairs, milk crates, coolers and other stuff that people put on the street to reserve…

Mar 2
Jeb Bush distances himself from family

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush distanced himself from his family on Monday as he courted senior citizens in Nevada, the first stop in a national tour aimed at key states on the presidential primary calendar.

Mar 2
Heavy snow hits Arizona, hail turns California beach white

FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) - A winter storm has brought snow and rain to Arizona, with heavy snow forcing schools, government offices in the northern part of the state and the Grand Canyon's visitor centers to close Monday.

Mar 2
Ex-Guardsman gets 15 years for role in sex trafficking case

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A former officer in the New Hampshire National Guard has been sentenced to 15 years in federal prison and bounced from the guard for his role in a San Antonio sex trafficking ring.