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Don't Die: NH, Maine Police Warn Drivers and Pedestrians About Deadly Crashes

Written by From Staff and Wire on November 22, 2017 4:28 pm. Authorities in New Hampshire and Maine are warning people to be careful while traveling over the holiday weekend. In New Hampshire, State Police said there have been 87 deadly crashes, killing 91 people, in the state so far this year. O

NH1.COM - 2017-11-23 00:28:00

Man accused of driving while intoxicated, crashing into vehicles

Wayne Whicher (Portsmouth Police Department) PORTSMOUTH, NH (WGME) -- A New Hampshire man is accused of driving while intoxicated after police say he slammed into five vehicles and ran off. Portsmouth Police tracked down 45-year-old Wayne Whicher, of Stratham, New Hampshire, in a nearby parking lot

WGME - 2017-11-22 07:06:25

NHSP: Stay Safe On Thanksgiving Day

CONCORD, NH - The New Hampshire State Police Department is warning commuters and holiday revelers to stay safe this Thanksgiving by focusing on key components to safe driving around the Granite State. So far, 91 people have died in 87 different fatal crashes around the state in 2017, according to Lt

PATCH - 2017-11-22 15:44:21

Too Quick on the Trigger: NH Mom Who Lost Job Over Glove-Box Gun Reinstated

Written by Vanessa Palange on November 21, 2017 5:27 pm. CONCORD (AP) - A New Hampshire woman who lost her job with the state after being charged with child endangerment has been reinstated. Republican Gov. Chris Sununu had asked the Department of Health and Human Services to review the case of Al

NH1.COM - 2017-11-22 01:27:00

New Hampshire Woman Arrested For Allegedly Stealing $300,000 Worth Of Delta Miles From Ex Employer

A New Hampshire woman who used to work for the retailer Brookstone has turned herself in to police after a warrant was issued based on her theft of 2 Million airline miles from her former employer. The value of the miles was said to be US$300,000 which sounds rather implausible for any type of loyal

LOYALTYLOBBY.COM - 2017-11-22 09:01:36

Tempted To Talk Politics On Thanksgiving? Just...Don't

Thanksgiving - or any time families gather together - often includes some intense political debate at the dinner table. It's the first Thanksgiving with President Donald Trump in office, and in a purple state that was nearly split between candidates during the election, there are bound to be some u

NHPR - 2017-11-22 15:04:01

Gov. Baker Calls for Passage of Cellphone Driving Ban

NBC Boston Gov. Charlie Baker threw his support for the first time on Tuesday behind a proposal that would ban motorists in Massachusetts from holding their cellphones while they drive. Baker, a Republican, endorsed the Senate-passed bill while also urging drivers to use caution and avoid distractio

NBCBOSTON.COM - 2017-11-22 00:53:18

7 Airports More Interesting Than the One You're Stuck In

The day before Thanksgiving is a notoriously exasperating travel day. It's the final hurdle Americans must face before indulging in their annual feasts among friends and family, and some airports become the stage for a hellish scene. Security lines creep forward at a sluggish pace. Snarls of impatie

ATLAS OBSCURA - 2017-11-22 15:40:00

Amesbury, Salisbury join calls for nuke plant hearing

AMESBURY - The Amesbury City Council and Salisbury Board of Selectmen have joined a New Hampshire lawmaker in calling for a hearing on emergency evacuation plans in the event of an accident at the Seabrook nuclear power plant. Stephen B. Comley Sr. of Rowley, a longtime critic of the NextEra Energy

NEWBURYPORT DAILY NEWS - 2017-11-22 11:02:00

N.H. Company Donates Gear to Volunteer Fire Departments

A New Hampshire company that makes gear for firefighters has announced it's giving away complete new sets to volunteer fire departments in other states. Globe Manufacturing Company is headquartered in Pittsfield. It has a plant there that makes turnout gear, the heavy coats and pants that protect f

NHPR - 2017-11-22 21:41:45

Jasper Narrowly Confirmed As Agriculture Commissioner

Allegra Boverman for NHPR In a scenario that was reminiscent of his earlier rise as Speaker of the House, Republican Shawn Jasper narrowly squeaked through as New Hampshire's new agriculture commissioner - thanks to support from the opposite party. When Jasper was elected Speaker in 2014, House Demo

NHPR - 2017-11-22 22:14:53

Letter: In need of fair taxes

In need of fair taxes Jeb Bradley, comparing taxes in New Hampshire and Vermont, painted a rosy picture of our “low” taxes and a dismal one of Vermont’s “high tax woes” (Monitor Forum, Nov. 1). But having fewer or lower taxes does not necessarily equate to fairer taxes. Graduated-rate personal inco

CONCORD MONITOR - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

SNHU President Details Major Manchester Expansion

Southern New Hampshire University continues to reinvent itself. At the beginning of the decade it had 2,000 students and shaky finances. Today, it serves more than 80,000 students online and 3,000 on campus, making it one of the country's fastest-growing universities. This week it continues that ex

NHPR - 2017-11-22 21:48:36

With Chip Kelly receiving heavy interest from UCLA, it's now or never for Florida to seal deal

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - The Chip Kelly sweepstakes has intensified once again. ESPN's Mark Schlabach reported Wednesday morning that UCLA met with Kelly and put a "full-court press" on the former Oregon and NFL coach and said Kelly is expected to make a decision between UCLA and Florida in the coming da

SECCOUNTRY.COM - 2017-11-22 17:16:22

New Hampshire Speaker Shawn Jasper Confirmed As Agriculture Head

CONCORD, NH - New Hampshire House Speaker Shawn Jasper, a Republican, will be the state's new commissioner of agriculture despite concerns over his credentials and commitment to his constituents. The Executive Council on Wednesday voted 3-2 to confirm Jasper. Gov. Chris Sununu last month asked Jaspe

PATCH - 2017-11-22 20:33:18

So. Berwick woman indicted on felony drug charges

CONCORD - New Hampshire Attorney General Gordon J. MacDonald announced the indictments of Jennifer Blaisdell, 46, of South Berwick, Maine, on 26 additional class B felony counts of obtaining a controlled drug by fraud, deceit, misrepresentation or subterfuge in violation of New Hampshire's Controlle

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-22 15:17:06

Mountain Biker Shot by Hunter in New Hampshire

Photo: WMUR.org broadcast A mountain biker out for a ride near Elm Brook Park in Hopkinton, NH was shot by a hunter, according to a release from the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department. The shooting occurred about 4:20pm, just before dark. Hunting is legal in this park, and according to the relea

SINGLETRACKS.COM - 2017-11-22 17:26:59

Families share their favorite holiday traditions

From the wacky to the meaningful, we're celebrating them all Updated: 10:20 AM EST Nov 22, 2017 Ryan VigiSOURCE: Ryan Vigi Every family has their quirks, especially when it comes to the holidays. From the wacky to the sentimental, celebrating wouldn't be complete without these traditions. Througho

WMTW - 2017-11-22 15:20:00

Maine football coach accepts blame, looks to the future

As he looked back on the University of Maine's disappointing football season, Coach Joe Harasymiak did not mince words. "This is my fault, this year is on me," he said. "It falls on my shoulders. I've got to get better with the staff and the players." In Harasymiak's second season, the Black Bears s

PRESSHERALD.COM - 2017-11-22 00:25:45

Why Chip Kelly will land with Gators (or not): Evaluating his options as Florida, UCLA await decision

Chip Kelly has fan bases on both coasts anxiously awaiting his decision of where he'll coach next season. GAINESVILLE, Fla. - Soon enough, we'll all know. Soon enough, Chip Kelly will make an official decision on his coaching future as he reportedly deliberates between Florida and UCLA, with segme

SECCOUNTRY.COM - 2017-11-22 22:00:40