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  • new storyNext up: New Hampshire set to vote in nation's first primary story has photos
    Updated: Feb-08-16 4:29 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - It's been 100 years since New Hampshire held its first presidential primary, and it seems like some of the current candidates have been hanging around for nearly that long. More than a few started popping up a full two years before Tuesday's state election, and nearly all have spent recent months hosting town hall meetings, holding rallies and meeting voters.

  • In 2nd state of state, Hassan says drug abuse fight not over 
    Updated: Feb-04-16 4:30 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - With her Statehouse term winding down and her U.S. Senate campaign beginning, Gov. Maggie Hassan used her final State of the State address Thursday to argue that fighting the opioid crisis, reauthorizing Medicaid expansion and investing in workforce development are equally important to New Hampshire's economic success.

  • Christie on thorny issue of bobcats: He favors hunting 
    Updated: Feb-02-16 11:21 am

    NASHUA, New Hampshire - It's not an issue he gets asked back home in New Jersey: What to do about the growing numbers of bobcats? But when you're campaigning for president in New Hampshire, you need to take a position on issues that crop up in rural life.

  • Jurors convict man for role in Allentown attempted murder 
    Updated: Feb-02-16 10:12 am

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - A 24-year-old New Hampshire man has been convicted of organizing an attempted murder that left one woman with 15 stab wounds in January 2014.

  • Bill would up punishment for stealing guns during a burglary 
    Updated: Feb-02-16 5:00 am

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - Two New Hampshire lawmakers are co-sponsoring a bill that makes the theft of a gun during a burglary a more serious crime with more jail time.

  • Mother, 2 others indicted in daughter's overdose death 
    Updated: Feb-02-16 4:21 am

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - A federal court has indicted a New Hampshire mother and two others in the fentanyl overdose death of her 17-year-old daughter.

  • Disabled homeless man fatally struck along I-393 identified 
    Updated: Feb-01-16 3:26 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - Officials have identified the disabled homeless man who died after he was fatally struck by an oncoming vehicle along Interstate 393 in Concord last week.

  • 30 years since Challenger: Teacher-in-Space finalists gather story has photos
    Updated: Jan-28-16 2:52 pm

    CAPE CANAVERAL, Florida - Dozens of educators who competed alongside Christa McAuliffe to become the first teacher in space gathered Thursday to remember the seven astronauts who perished aboard Challenger 30 years ago.

  • Tributes to McAuliffe, Challenger crew in Concord 
    Updated: Jan-28-16 7:44 am

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - Teachers and school board members will be gathering at the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center in Concord to pay tribute to Christa McAuliffe and six other astronauts lost in the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster 30 years ago.

  • Challenger disaster: McAuliffe's students go on to teach story has photos
    Updated: Jan-27-16 2:01 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - Thirty years after the Concord High School class of '86 watched social studies teacher Christa McAuliffe and six astronauts perish when the space shuttle Challenger broke apart on live TV, a number of them have gone into teaching - and some wonder if, indirectly, the tragedy affected them enough that they wanted to make a difference, as she did.

  • Judges prepare for first primary with ID law in place 
    Updated: Jan-25-16 10:52 am

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - New Hampshire designated two judges to hear voter and ballot challenges during the state's first-in-the-nation presidential primary on Feb. 9 - the first time the state's voter identification law takes effect.

  • Police searching for robber who stabbed clerk in Concord 
    Updated: Jan-25-16 4:56 am

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - Police in New Hampshire's capital city are searching for a man who stabbed a convenience store clerk during a robbery that took place over the weekend.

  • Council deciding if acting health commissioner should remain 
    Updated: Jan-20-16 6:45 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - New Hampshire's Executive Council is deciding whether the acting commissioner of the Department of Health and Human Services should keep the position for a full, four-year term.

  • Billy Graham's son holds prayer rally in Concord 
    Updated: Jan-19-16 4:15 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - Dozens of people stood in the frigid cold outside of New Hampshire's Statehouse to attend a prayer rally held by Franklin Graham, son of the Rev. Bill Graham.

  • Man severely injured in snowmobile crash along Webster trail 
    Updated: Jan-19-16 4:32 am

    WEBSTER, New Hampshire - New Hampshire Fish and Game officials say a 27-year-old man was seriously injured in a snowmobile crash that occurred in Merrimack County.

  • Guide to give 2 free ice fishing talks 
    Updated: Jan-19-16 4:02 am

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - A New Hampshire fishing guide is holding two free ice fishing seminars at the Fish and Game Department headquarters in Concord.

  • Lawmaker: School shootings have made teachers 1st responders 
    Updated: Jan-13-16 5:17 pm

    CONCORD, New Hampshire - School shootings have turned teachers into first responders, and they deserve the same death benefits given to police officers and firefighters, a state lawmaker said Wednesday.