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  • New Hampshire mulls immunity to stop unfit drivers 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 5:38 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - Legislation that would protect New Hampshire doctors and other medical professionals from lawsuits if they report someone as unfit to drive ran into a potential roadblock in the Senate on Tuesday.

  • Correction: Adultery Law-Repeal story 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 5:21 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - In a story April 13 about a bill to repeal the state's law making adultery illegal, The Associated Press erroneously reported the subject of a planned criminal adultery complaint. A man tried to bring the complaint against his former wife's lover, not his former wife.

  • NH inmate caught a day after leaving work 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 1:32 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - A minimum security inmate has been found less than 24 hours after he failed to return from work at the New Hampshire State Prison farm in Concord.

  • Nonprofit for people with disabilities opens 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 4:04 am
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - A national nonprofit group is expanding in New Hampshire to help develop friendships between people with and without disabilities.

  • Senate panel endorses death penalty repeal measure 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 11:29 am
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday revisited the idea of repealing New Hampshire's death penalty and recommended that it pass, setting up a potentially historic vote in the chamber next week.

  • NH paying tribute to crime victims 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 8:34 am
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - A memorial service is being held at a New Hampshire church to pay tribute to crime victims.

  • Nominees for NH teacher of the year to gather 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 5:02 am
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - Thirty-three New Hampshire teachers are being honored at a Teacher of the Year nominee ceremony.

  • Ortiz in New Hampshire to promote Red Sox scratch 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 12:59 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - David Ortiz came to Concord to promote a Boston Red Sox scratch ticket and found a couple hundred cheering residents of Red Sox Nation, New Hampshire Chapter, waiting for him.

  • 'Women and Investing' program offered 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 2:16 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - The New Hampshire Bureau of Securities Regulation has started an educational program called "Women & Investing."

  • New Hampshire archaeology to be discussed 
    Updated: Apr-05-14 1:14 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - The New Hampshire Archaeological Society is offering some talks about the Shakers, the Manchester mills, Strawbery Banke and other topics this month.

  • 6 New Hampshire firms awarded job training grants 
    Updated: Apr-03-14 5:04 am
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - Six more New Hampshire companies are getting grants to train workers in new skills.

  • NH tax receipts continue positive trend 
    Updated: Apr-02-14 4:23 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - New Hampshire's March tax receipts are continuing to reflect modest growth in the economy.

  • New Hampshire debates cellphone ban while driving 
    Updated: Apr-01-14 5:10 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - Hand-held cellphone use should be treated like driving drunk and should be banned in New Hampshire to save lives, safety officials and others told a Senate panel Tuesday.

  • NH insurance applicants surge on deadline day 
    Updated: Mar-31-14 4:13 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - Francesca Latawiec, a struggling professor who jokes that she bags groceries to support her "teaching habit," kept her sense of humor Monday even after getting shut out of the federal health insurance website.

  • Child/parent inmate art on display in NH 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 3:09 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - Artwork by New Hampshire Department of Corrections inmates and their children will be on display at the Kimball Jenkins Estate in Concord next month.

  • NH bill would ban limits on sex offender residency 
    Updated: Mar-29-14 8:55 am
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - New Hampshire lawmakers are considering whether to bar municipalities from restricting where the state's more than 2,500 registered sex offenders can live in light of court rulings that found the restrictions are unconstitutional.

  • NH House rejects legalizing 1 ounce of marijuana 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 4:53 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - New Hampshire's House reversed itself Wednesday and killed a bill that would have legalized up to 1 ounce of marijuana for recreational use for anyone age 21 and older.

  • Report ranks Rockingham as NH's healthiest county 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 3:18 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - A new report once again ranks Rockingham County as New Hampshire's healthiest, while Coos County remains at the bottom of the list.

  • Van carrying oxygen tanks catches fire in NH 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 7:16 am
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - Firefighters say no one has been hurt after a cargo van delivering oxygen tanks caught fire outside a home in a Concord, New Hampshire, neighborhood.

  • NH forum addresses small business health plans 
    Updated: Mar-26-14 5:09 am
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - The Greater Concord Chamber of Commerce is hosting a small business roundtable to help company owners understand the federal health care overhaul law.

  • NH basketball star loses title after profane tweet 
    Updated: Mar-25-14 6:58 am
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - A New Hampshire high school basketball star has been stripped of his Player of the Year award after he posted an offensive comment on Twitter.

  • NH Fish and Game to hold series of adventure talks 
    Updated: Mar-22-14 2:25 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - New Hampshire Fish and Game officials are offering a series of outdoor adventure talks in April that will feature fishing, birds of prey and a film festival.

  • House votes to fund mental health settlement 
    Updated: Mar-20-14 1:22 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - New Hampshire's House has voted to provide expanded services to the mentally ill as a requirement of a settlement of a lawsuit against the state.

  • Busy day to 'organized chaos' after Boston bombing 
    Updated: Mar-19-14 9:10 pm
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - From inside the cinder block walls of the emergency department at Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, with just 10 rooms total, it was hard to tell that April 15 had gone from simply a normal day to a moment that would rivet the world's attention on Boston and its famous marathon.

  • NH getting $4.7M in public housing grants 
    Updated: Mar-19-14 11:52 am
  • CONCORD, New Hampshire - New Hampshire public housing authorities are receiving more than $4.7 million.