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By admin On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017
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19 grants totaling more than $324K to North Country groups

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire Charitable Foundation fund supporting efforts in the North Country has awarded 19 grants totaling more than $324,000. The Tillotson Fund awards grants to municipal, educational More...

By admin On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017
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Bond projects remain on hold after postponed elections

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The snow is gone, but the problems created when a nor'easter coincided with New Hampshire town elections last month haven't quite melted away. Nearly 80 towns rescheduled their March 14 elections More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Plan approved to allow ratification of postponed elections

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - The New Hampshire Legislature has approved a bill to ratify the results of town elections that were postponed due to the March 14 snowstorm. Nearly 80 towns rescheduled their elections due to More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Sununu to report on out-of-state business recruitment effort

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Republican Gov. Chris Sununu (soo-NOO'-noo) plans to share details of his campaign pledge to visit 100 out-of-state businesses in his first 100 days in office. Sununu will present a report Thursday More...

By admin On Thursday, April 20th, 2017
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Wildfire Awareness Week recognized in New Hampshire

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - It's Wildfire Awareness Week in New Hampshire. The state has been part of the Northeastern Forest Fire Protection Commission since 1949. It provides opportunities for agency members to train More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Report gives New Hampshire air quality passing grade

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - For the first time in nearly two decades, New Hampshire is earning passing grades from the American Lung Association for three common types of air pollution. The organization issued its 18th More...

By admin On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017
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Sununu to replace chair of state education board

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Republican Gov. Chris Sununu (soo-NOO'-noo) is replacing the longtime chairman of the state Board of Education, a further move to shake up the state's education leadership. Sununu is not renominating More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017
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Sununu to lobby House members on full-day kindergarten

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Republican Gov. Chris Sununu (soo-NOO'-noo) is taking his appeal for full-day kindergarten directly to House lawmakers. The first-term governor will testify Tuesday before the House Education More...

By admin On Monday, April 17th, 2017
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Sununu signs bill requiring parental notice to teach sex ed

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire Republican Gov. Chris Sununu has signed legislation requiring schools to give parents two weeks' notice before teaching sex education. Sununu says the bill is consistent with his More...

By admin On Monday, April 17th, 2017
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Court rules in government’s favor in fishing monitor dispute

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - An appeals court has found in favor of the federal government in a challenge by a New England fishermen's group over the cost of at-sea monitoring. The monitors are workers who collect data More...