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Hassan, Havenstein go head-to-head at NH1 debate

The state's Medicaid expansion plan - sometimes referred to as the New Hampshire Health Protection Program - was a recurring issue at the gubernatorial debate last night between Gov. Maggie Hassan and…

39 minutes ago
Senate District 2 candidates differ on minimum wage

For their representative in the state Senate, voters in the northwest part of the Lakes Region will choose between former town administrator and Republican incumbent Jeanie Forrester and former union president…

39 minutes ago
Did anti-Boutin mailer go too far?

After 10 combined years in state office and half a dozen successful political runs, incumbent Republican state Sen. David Boutin is, by now, well-accustomed to mudslinging. He has seen his fair share,…

45 minutes ago
Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center to serve as Ebola treatment hub

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center has agreed to serve as a hub, so to speak, of Ebola treatment in New Hampshire should a patient show symptoms. Meanwhile, the New Hampshire Division of Public Health…

47 minutes ago
Concord School Board finalizes budget and tax rate, votes on $8.6 million bond

After much discussion at a public hearing and special board meeting, the Concord School Board finalized the $74.17 million operating budget for fiscal year 2015 without making any adjustments to it last…

47 minutes ago
Students hand over video, photos of Keene pumpkin chaos

The president of Keene State College said students are turning over video and photos depicting the mayhem that broke out during a family-friendly pumpkin festival. More than 80 people were arrested following…

47 minutes ago
Theft charge for ex-New Hampshire chief from Maine

The former fire chief in Farmington has been indicted on charges he stole at least $1,500 in town funds. Fosters Daily Democrat reported that 48-year-old Richard Fowler of Skowhegan, Maine, was charged…

47 minutes ago
Fire officials say 60-old man dead at Manchester fire scene

New Hampshire fire officials said the body of a 60-year-old man was found after a fire in a Manchester apartment. WMUR reported that the body was found after a fire was extinguished at an Amherst Street…

49 minutes ago
In Allenstown, tech is a path to efficiency, transparency

Allenstown Town Administrator Shaun Mulholland doesn't look to use technology for its own sake: It's simply a tool to achieve efficiency and transparency. Mulholland, a master of public administration…

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Fact-checking the State Senate District 15 candidates in Concord

At a breakfast forum hosted by the Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce, the two candidates for state Senate District 15 fielded questions yesterday morning on gambling, marriage equality, higher education,…

Oct 22
Winning numbers drawn in 'Pick 3 Day' game

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The winning numbers in Wednesday afternoon's drawing of the "Pick 3 Day" game were:

Oct 22
Letter: Luneau solid on the issues

As the Nov. 4 general election nears, I urge you to consider David Luneau, independent candidate for the state House of Representatives, Merrimack County District 10. When Rep. Gary Richardson indicated…

Oct 22
Letter: Icky

Seriously? A front page story about a woman with big breasts (Monitor, Oct. 21)? Where's the news value? It felt icky. LISA BROWN Concord

Oct 22
Letter: Keep Jews in mind

I am writing to educate to people who schedule programs and events. Every fall, Jews observe the two holiest days on our calendar - Rosh Hashanah (New Year) and Yom Kippur (Day of Atonement). Many…