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Man accused of break-in, attempted sexual assault in bedroom

Sep. 28, 2021 08:40 AM EDT

DOVER, N.H. (AP) — Police in Dover, New Hampshire, are looking for a man who is accused of breaking into a woman's apartment and trying to sexually assault her in her bedroom. Police said in a news release that the woman woke up around 1 a.m. on Monday and found a man...

Smaller Delaware businesses find ways to survive pandemic

Sep. 26, 2021 09:14 AM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Small businesses have faced big-time problems throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. And for many, it was no longer just about trying to get by. It was a matter of survival. Local small-business owners Rous and Angie Robles of My...

4 names added to New Hampshire fallen firefighters memorial

Sep. 26, 2021 08:34 AM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The newest addition to the New Hampshire Fallen Firefighters Memorial marks the first time the state is recognizing a death caused by occupational cancer. Newington Fire Chief Darin Sabine died of cancer in 2019. His name was one of four added to...

Elliott's 6 TD passes sends Merrimack past Delaware St 47-10

Sep. 25, 2021 18:32 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Westin Elliott completed 21 of 23 passes for 336 yards and six touchdowns — including three to Pat Conroy in the third quarter — as Merrimack scored 47 unanswered points in a 47-10 nonconference romp over Delaware State on Saturday. Jake Bridel's...

New Delaware market features farm products, crafts, art

Sep. 25, 2021 09:19 AM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Farmers, home-based business owners and artists have a new home for their products in downtown Dover. Justin and Tara Brant are planning the grand opening of Black Swamp Artisanal Market Sept. 24 at 204 W. Loockerman St., near Governors Avenue, in a...

Friday's Scores

Sep. 25, 2021 00:57 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Academy Force 38, Concordia Academy 23 Ada-Borup 33, Mahnomen/Waubun 12 Albany 42, Little Falls 21 Andover 49, St. Francis 21 Anoka 33, Roseville 13 ...

Dover man charged in hit-and-run death of retired sergeant

Sep. 24, 2021 16:40 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A Dover man with a lengthy criminal record was charged Friday in the hit-and-run death of a retired police sergeant who was training for a cycling event to honor fallen law enforcement officers. Craig Sprowl, 45, of Dover, was arrested Friday...

Judge won't order hospital to give ivermectin to patient

Sep. 24, 2021 15:45 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge has refused to order a hospital to administer the anti-parasitic drug ivermectin to a man who is seriously ill with COVID-19. Vice Chancellor Morgan Zurn said in a ruling issued Friday that patients, even if they are gravely ill, do...

Delaware sues Monsanto alleging damage to natural resources

Sep. 24, 2021 14:53 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — Delaware’s attorney general has filed a lawsuit against chemical company Monsanto and spinoffs Solutia and Pharmacia, alleging long-lasting damage to the state's natural resources. The lawsuit filed Delaware Superior Court on Wednesday alleges...

Judge begins key hearing on Boy Scouts bankruptcy plan

Sep. 21, 2021 18:32 PM EDT

DOVER, Del. (AP) — A Delaware judge on Tuesday began a key hearing that could determine whether the Boy Scouts of America can emerge from bankruptcy later this year with a reorganization plan that would compensate thousands of men who say they were sexually abused as children. ...