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Groups ask for remote public access to Legislature in 2022

Oct. 18, 2021 15:46 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A group of 25 health providers and advocacy organizations is asking New Hampshire legislative leaders to once again allow remote public access to the Legislature during the upcoming 2022 session. “As you often remind us, the State House is the...

Man, mother of long-missing NH boy, 5, are arrested in NY

Oct. 18, 2021 12:24 PM EDT

The mother of a 5-year-old New Hampshire boy who hasn’t been seen in six months and a man who was with her were arrested in New York on witness tampering and child endangerment charges, but the search for the child continues, authorities said Monday. Warrants had been...

Man indicted in 1-year-old's drowning death in bathtub

Oct. 18, 2021 11:31 AM EDT

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — The death of a 1-year-old child who was found unresponsive in a bathtub in 2019 has led to the indictment of a Manchester man. The child was found at a motel in Manchester and was taken to a local hospital, but did not regain consciousness,...

Veterans, hospital in Bible dispute agree to mediation

Oct. 18, 2021 09:29 AM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Two U.S. Air Force veterans and New Hampshire's veterans hospital involved in a legal dispute over the display of a Bible have agreed to mediation. The lawsuit filed in federal court in 2019 by the veterans against the Manchester hospital director...

Driver charged with reckless conduct in car-pickup collision

Oct. 17, 2021 15:24 PM EDT

STODDARD, N.H. (AP) — A driver has been charged with reckless conduct with a deadly weapon after his car collided with a pickup truck on a road in Stoddard, New Hampshire State Police said. Troopers said the eastbound car crossed the center line on Route 9, crashing...

Volunteers collect milkweed seeds to help butterflies

Oct. 17, 2021 12:46 PM EDT

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department says keep collecting those milkweed pods — the plants help Monarch butterflies. The agency asked the public last month to collect milkweed pods so the seeds could be harvested and sown along with other...

Police search lake in connection with missing 5-year-old boy

Oct. 17, 2021 09:49 AM EDT

MERRIMACK, N.H. (AP) — Police launched a boat and searched a lake behind a property in Merrimack that was the last known location of a 5-year-old boy who hasn’t been seen in six months. The New Hampshire State Police Marine Patrol searched the lake on Saturday,...

Saturday's Scores

Oct. 16, 2021 21:30 PM EDT

PREP FOOTBALL= Bow 43, Hollis/Brookline 16 Concord 48, Manchester Memorial 28 Hillsboro-Deering/Hopkinton 41, Kingswood 8 Laconia 20, Interlakes-Moultonborough 12 Lebanon 47, John Stark 0...

Dartmouth stays unbeaten with win over in-state rival UNH

Oct. 16, 2021 17:04 PM EDT

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Nick Howard ran for three touchdowns, Derek Kyler passed for two and Dartmouth remained undefeated with a 38-21 victory over in-state rival New Hampshire on Saturday. Kyler was 20-of-25 passing for 326 yards while Howard, the Big Green's wildcat...

Pumpkin boats back on the water in Goffstown

Oct. 16, 2021 14:59 PM EDT

GOFFSTOWN, N.H. (AP) — Giant pumpkins are paddling down the Piscataquog River in Goffstown this weekend. The town's annual Giant Pumpkin Weigh-Off and Regatta is on Saturday and Sunday. The pumpkins arrived Saturday and are being carved into boats for the river regatta...