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Concord cemetery to be part of Wreaths Across America

Dec. 04, 2021 10:17 AM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Two hundred veterans in a Concord cemetery will be among those honored as part of the Wreaths Across America event on Dec. 18. The Old North Cemetery is the final resting place of those who served in the American Revolutionary War, the War of 1812,...

Child advocate highlights pandemic's impact in annual report

Dec. 03, 2021 13:59 PM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The coronavirus pandemic has exacerbated a long-brewing mental health crisis for New Hampshire children, particularly those whose illness manifests as aggression, according to the latest annual report by a state watchdog agency. The 2021 report...

Tuesday's Scores

Nov. 23, 2021 23:58 PM EST

GIRLS PREP BASKETBALL= Akr. Hoban 78, Canfield S. Range 27 Amherst Steele 64, Elyria 25 Anna 35, W. Liberty-Salem 30 Antwerp 39, Holgate 24 Apple Creek Waynedale 47, Creston Norwayne 30 ...

New director named to administrative office of NH courts

Nov. 21, 2021 09:32 AM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The former leader of the New Hampshire Public Utilities Commission has been named director of the Administrative Office of the Courts. Dianne Martin, of Deerfield, will lead the office responsible for the judicial branch’s statewide functions of...

Masks required for birthday tribute to Franklin Pierce

Nov. 14, 2021 08:56 AM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Masks are required and guests will be asked to practice social distancing for the annual birthday tribute at the graveside of Franklin Pierce, the only New Hampshire resident to be elected president. A wreath laying will commemorate Pierce’s 217th...

Sununu seeks 4th term as governor, not Hassan's Senate seat

Nov. 09, 2021 14:01 PM EST

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu said Tuesday that he would seek a fourth term instead of running for Senate, dealing a major blow to Republicans who had hoped he could defeat Democratic incumbent Maggie Hassan and help them retake the chamber in next year’s midterm...

3 NH adults test positive for Jamestown Canyon virus

Nov. 05, 2021 12:01 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Three adults have tested positive for the Jamestown Canyon virus, three months after an adult who became infected with the mosquito-borne virus died, the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services said Friday. The three adults are from...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 30, 2021 01:20 AM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Andrews 22, Murphy 12 Apex Middle Creek 30, Cary 2 Asheville 49, Enka 0 Asheville Erwin 35, North Buncombe 22 Asheville Reynolds 60, McDowell County 0 ...

Friday's Scores

Oct. 29, 2021 22:00 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Bedford 49, Spaulding 8 Dover 42, Manchester Central 0 Exeter 42, Concord 19 Gilford-Belmont 14, St. Thomas Aquinas 10 Hanover 12, Hollis/Brookline 0 ...

Parents, schools bracing for vaccination delays for kids

Oct. 29, 2021 13:04 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Elizabeth Sides is so eager to get her three children — ages 5, 8 and 10 — vaccinated that she looked into enrolling her youngest in a clinical trial. Now, facing likely delays in scheduling shots, she’s considering crossing state lines if allowed. ...