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State & New England

On fireworks: ‘Reasonable’ is the key, NH official says

For several years leading up to 2011 – the year the New Hampshire Legislature lifted the ban on the sale of reloadable mortar- type fireworks – … Full story    

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Has casino expansion created glut in Northeast?

As New Hampshire creeps closer to legalizing casino gambling, new doubts are being raised that the proliferation of casinos throughout the Northeast over the last … Full story    

Boston, Mohegan strike deal over casino

BOSTON – Mayor Martin Walsh and the Mohegan Sun announced a deal Thursday that would provide the city with at least $300 million in investments … Full story    
Updated 22 hours ago

Construction cuts cable in Boston, knocks NH Public TV off air

New Hampshire Public Television was knocked off the air and off cable networks in some areas for a couple of hours Friday when fiber-optic cables … Full story    
Updated yesterday

Friday morning New Hampshire news update

Hassan to sign bill on mental health settlement CONCORD (AP) - Gov. Maggie Hassan will sign into law a bill that expands mental health services … Full story    
Updated yesterday

Judge sends former Manchester police officer back to jail

MANCHESTER – A county jail superintendent acted inappropriately when he released a police officer who served less than three months of a yearlong sentence for … Full story    
Updated yesterday

Maine family reunited with relative’s Purple Heart

PORTLAND, Maine – While cleaning out her aunt Genevieve’s apartment in New Hampshire more than a decade ago, Saundra Skiesgelas found an old military decoration … Full story    
Updated yesterday

Mazzaglia will be tried on escape plot charge

DOVER (AP) - The man convicted of raping and killing a University of New Hampshire student in October 2012 will be sentenced in August. Prosecutors … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

New Hampshire ignoring abortion clinic buffer zone for now

CONCORD (AP) - The state of New Hampshire and several counties have agreed not to enforce a law that creates a 25-foot buffer zone around … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

Thursday New Hampshire morning news update

Former UNH basketball staffer gets suspended sentence DURHAM (AP) — The former director of basketball operations at the University of New Hampshire accused of secretly … Full story    
Updated 2 days ago

Wednesday morning New Hampshire news update

New trial date for woman in drug-fatal crash case BRENTWOOD (AP) — A trial has been rescheduled for a New Hampshire woman accused of giving … Full story    
Published:  July 9, 2014

Cases of untreatable chikungunya virus bought to NH from Caribbean

Two people have brought back a new and untreatable viral disease called chikungunya from the Caribbean to New Hampshire, although there is no danger of … Full story    
Published:  July 9, 2014

Ex-roommate: Tsarnaev seemed normal after bombings

BOSTON – Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev did not seem nervous or agitated in the days after the deadly attack, his former college roommate … Full story    
Published:  July 9, 2014

Connecticut school shooting responders honored

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. – Matthew Bell thought he would never again experience an event as momentous as the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, when he helped … Full story    
Published:  July 9, 2014

Cupcake shop Crumbs shuttering all its stores

NEW YORK (AP) – Crumbs says it is shuttering all its stores, a week after the struggling cupcake shop operator was delisted from the Nasdaq. … Full story    
Published:  July 9, 2014

On fireworks: ‘Reasonable’ is the key, NH official says

For several years leading up to 2011 – the year the New Hampshire Legislature lifted the ban on the sale of reloadable mortar- type fireworks – … Full story    
Published:  July 9, 2014

Tuesday New Hampshire morning news update

Chesterfield man missing since July 4th CHESTERFIELD (AP) — New Hampshire authorities are seeking the public's help in trying to find a Chesterfield man who … Full story    
Published:  July 8, 2014

As NASCAR crowds loom, New Hampshire to test wood for bugs

LOUDON (AP) - New Hampshire's forest rangers are cautioning visitors to this weekend's NASCAR race: If you're camping, buy the firewood locally or have a … Full story    
Published:  July 8, 2014

Police officers, others get mental health first aid training

MANCHESTER – Thirty people being trained in “mental health first aid” this week will bring what they learn to the rest of New Hampshire. Community … Full story    
Published:  July 8, 2014

Shaheen discusses relief for fisheries

SEABROOK (AP) – Sen. Jeanne Shaheen, D-N.H., has met with fishermen to discuss the impact of a plan to distribute $32.8 million in federal fishery … Full story    
Published:  July 8, 2014

Maine aims to provide more students with food

AUGUSTA, Maine – Lawmakers, officials and advocates began to wrestle Monday with how to provide more students with access to free or affordably-priced meals, which … Full story    
Published:  July 8, 2014

Judge OKs Hernandez jail transfer

FALL RIVER, Mass. (AP) – Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez can transfer to a jail closer to Boston for easier access to his … Full story    
Published:  July 8, 2014

Vermont car charge extends electric car corridor

MIDDLESEX, Vt. – Driving an electric vehicle between Montreal and Boston got a little easier Monday when Vermont officials inaugurated a new charging station about … Full story    
Published:  July 8, 2014