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Stories with place: New Hampshire
  • new storyNH school district working to replace nearly half its staff 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 11:00 am

    CORNISH, New Hampshire - A western New Hampshire school district is trying to replace nearly half its teaching staff after eight full- and part-time resignations last month.

  • Northern New England states fight, track invasive bugs 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 10:35 am

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - Ever vigilant, researchers in Northern New England have added more tools to help them track the spread of an invasive beetle that has destroyed millions of ash trees.

  • Woman who gave driver drug in fatal crash faces parole soon 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 9:31 am

    BRENTWOOD, New Hampshire - A New Hampshire woman jailed for giving a drug to a 19-year-old woman in 2013, hours before the teen drove into some bicyclists, killing two, has been approved for a work release program a month before she's to be released on parole.

  • Former fire chief sentenced to 3-6 years for taking money 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 7:55 am

    FARMINGTON, New Hampshire - The former fire chief in Farmington, New Hampshire, has been sentenced to spend three to six years in prison on charges of taking more than $270,000 from the firefighters' relief fund over five years

  • Friend: Firearms instructor in a coma, on life support 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 7:28 am

    CLAREMONT, New Hampshire - A family friend of a firearms instructor who was shot in the face and abdomen says he is in a coma and on life support.

  • Suspicious death investigated in northern New Hampshire 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 6:53 am

    COLUMBIA, New Hampshire - New Hampshire Attorney General Joseph Foster says authorities are investigating a suspicious death on Route 3 in the northern town of Columbia.

  • Tools worth thousands stolen from nonprofit home 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 4:53 am

    MANCHESTER, New Hampshire - A New Hampshire nonprofit is asking for help after a house it was building was robbed of thousands of dollars' worth of tools and other supplies.

  • Boy injured after being hit by falling tree 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 4:47 am

    NASHUA, New Hampshire - A 12-year-old boy is in the hospital after being hit by a falling tree while he was running to his home in New Hampshire.

  • Woman honored for work on brook restoration 
    Updated: Jul-02-15 4:05 am

    PORTSMOUTH, New Hampshire - A woman has been honored by the Gulf of Maine Council for working on restoration of a stream that flows through Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

  • Man pleads guilty, sentenced, in 2001 slaying of friend 
    Updated: Jul-01-15 7:25 pm

    MANCHESTER, New Hampshire - A New Hampshire man will serve 30 years to life in prison after pleading guilty to killing one of his closest friends in 2001.

  • Marine Patrol discussing safe water practices 
    Updated: Jul-01-15 3:14 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - Officials in New Hampshire and Maine are warning swimmers and boaters to heed water conditions in the wake of heavy rainfall and several tragedies and near tragedies.

  • 4 North Country hospitals form partnership 
    Updated: Jul-01-15 7:50 am

    WHITEFIELD, New Hampshire - Four North Country hospitals in New Hampshire have formed a nonprofit partnership to improve health care and reduce costs.

  • Judge: No probable cause in controlled drugs case 
    Updated: Jul-01-15 7:19 am

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - A judge has determined that two of three charges against a nurse accused of diverting drugs at a New Hampshire hospital lack the probable cause to go forward in court.

  • New Hampshire expands newborn screening program 
    Updated: Jul-01-15 5:05 am

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - New Hampshire is expanding its newborn screening program to include testing for a group of genetic disorders that often prove fatal if not detected and treated early.

  • Man pleads guilty to robbing 3 banks 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 2:27 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - A New Hampshire man has pleaded guilty to robbing three banks in 2013 in Claremont and Lebanon.

  • I-95 open road tolling lanes to be closed for maintenance 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 12:39 pm

    HAMPTON, New Hampshire - The New Hampshire Department of Transportation is closing both the northbound and southbound open road tolling lanes at the Hampton Toll Plaza on Interstate 95 for maintenance work.

  • Police: School board vice chairman facing DWI charges 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 9:47 am

    ROCHESTER, New Hampshire - Police say the vice chairman of a school board in New Hampshire has been arrested and charged with driving while intoxicated.

  • 3 campers found at state park, walked off of trail 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 9:25 am

    DEERFIELD, New Hampshire - Three campers have been found in good condition after they accidentally walked off a trail at New Hampshire's Bear Brook State Park and called 911.

  • 2 fires at fairgrounds considered suspicious 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 6:59 am

    SWANZEY, New Hampshire - Investigators are trying to determine what caused two suspicious fires at the Cheshire Fairgrounds in Swanzey, New Hampshire.

  • Man sustains severe burns after water park explosion 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 6:41 am

    MONT VERNON, New Hampshire - A New Hampshire man is fighting for his life after being severely burned in an explosion at a water park in Taiwan that killed one person and hurt nearly 500.

  • State police to discuss Fourth of July traffic 
    Updated: Jun-30-15 3:34 am

    DOVER, New Hampshire - State police from New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Maine are going to be talking about traffic operations for the July 4th holiday weekend.

  • State's Medicaid billing system receives initial OK 
    Updated: Jun-29-15 6:33 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - The state's long-delayed Medicaid billing system has finally received certification from the federal government, officials said Monday, making the state eligible for several years' worth of back payments in federal money.

  • Police in New Hampshire, Massachusetts make $2M drug seizure 
    Updated: Jun-29-15 4:35 pm

    MANCHESTER, New Hampshire - The shooting of a woman during an apparent home invasion last week started a cascade of events that led to the arrest of three people in New Hampshire and Massachusetts and the seizure of heroin and the painkiller Fentanyl worth more than $2 million, police said Monday.

  • State agencies, programs face budgetary uncertainty 
    Updated: Jun-29-15 4:15 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - Come July 1, the budget battle in Concord typically comes to a close and state officials head into summer with a picture of how the next two years of spending will look. Not this year.

  • Sarah Mildred Long Bridge replacement project is on schedule 
    Updated: Jun-29-15 1:16 pm

    PORTSMOUTH, New Hampshire - After logging 50,000 man-hours since construction began last fall, the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge replacement connecting Maine and New Hampshire is on schedule and moving along.