Tag archive for ‘CONCORD’
By admin On Monday, September 25th, 2017
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Tree moved, had blocked portrait of former governor

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A potted tree is no longer blocking a portrait of former Gov. Jeanne Shaheen at the New Hampshire Statehouse. WMUR-TV reported Monday the tree, which was in front of the portrait in the reception More...

By admin On Saturday, September 23rd, 2017
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Thousands help cleanup of Connecticut River watershed

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Thousands of volunteers and more than 100 groups are fanning out across the Connecticut River watershed for a two-day cleanup that aims to remove 50 tons of trash. The Source to Sea Cleanup More...

By admin On Friday, September 22nd, 2017
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Special ceremony for 81 US citizens-to-be at Statehouse

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A special ceremony for 81 people about to become U.S. citizens is going to be held at the New Hampshire Statehouse. U.S. District Judge Landya McCafferty is administering the oath of allegiance More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Sununu sets up millennial council to help keep young workers

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire Republican Gov. Chris Sununu has signed an executive order setting up a Millennial Advisory Council, to offer insight and policy recommendations from people born between 1980 and More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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New Hampshire has nearly 230 drug overdoses this year

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire has recorded nearly 230 drug overdose deaths this year, with the majority of them linked to the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl. The Attorney General's office said this week More...

By admin On Thursday, September 21st, 2017
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Legislative committee votes to relax school nurse standards

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire legislative committee has voted to relax qualifications for school nurses. WMUR-TV reports (http://bit.ly/2yf1pbC) the Joint Legislative Committee on Administrative Rules on More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 20th, 2017
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Hassan introduces $1,000 tax credit bill

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Middle-class families would get a $1,000 tax credit under a bill being introduced by U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan. Hassan, a Democrat, says her Middle Class Tax Break Act would apply to families More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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Tractor trailer hauling 60,000 pounds of trash overturns

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire State Police say a tractor trailer rig hauling about 60,000 pounds of trash overturned as it tried to merge onto a highway, spilling most of the garbage. Police said the accident More...

By admin On Tuesday, September 19th, 2017
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Lawmakers discuss community college audit

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire lawmakers are holding a public hearing to discuss a recent audit of the state's community college system that highlighted numerous concerns about financial operations and other More...

By admin On Monday, September 18th, 2017
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New Hampshire appoints insider to run psychiatric facility

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The state has appointed a top health and human services official to run its hospital for mental health services. Health and Human Services Deputy Commissioner Lori Shibinette will become the More...