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Students Dismissed Early After Bedford, NH School Receives Written Threat

Bedford High School and Ross A. Lurgio Middle School were closed Monday morning after the high school received a threat. According to Mike Fournier, the superintendent of BHS, the school's administration received a written note with information about doing harm at a specified period of time at 10:00


Tuesday's Area High School Boxscores

Whittier (51): Schrow 9, Arias 5, Guillermo 6, Puello 9, Johnson 14, Gomez 0, Couture 8, Torre 0, Rodriguez 0. Totals 20-8-51 Pinkerton (26): Reynolds 8, Day 8, MacDonald 4, Packowski 3, Conroy 1, Lombard 1, DaBreo 1, Riccio 0, Flynn 0, Bolduc 0, Hickey 0, Dunne 0.


Nashua man accused of sex assault avoids jail

KEENE — A Nashua man facing prison time for sexual assault charges is free after he entered into a plea agreement on Tuesday. Antonio Smith, 29, of 111 Palm St., Nashua, was indicted last year on two counts of aggravated felonious sexual assault by a Chesire County grand jury.


6-Year-Old New Hampshire Girl Seriously Injured In Sledding Accident

MARLBORO, N.H. (CBS) – A 6-year-old New Hampshire girl is in critical condition following a weekend sledding accident. The girl’s family said she suffered multiple skull fractures and other significant injuries.


Harris plans to campaign ‘hard’ in New Hampshire

MANCHESTER – Never once mentioning him by name, Kamala Harris drew sharp contrasts between herself and President Donald Trump during her Tuesday morning speech at Saint Anselm College.


Market and Main phase one to open in Bedford

Almost ready: Trader Joe’s and The Friendly Toast set to open in March. The first phase of the “Market and Main” project is taking shape at the former Macy’s site in Bedford, where TFMoran has designed this large, mixed-use development for Encore Retail, headquartered in Dallas.


New Hampshire man struck in head with pellets while hunting in Somerset County

PLEASANT RIDGE PLANTATION — A New Hampshire man was injured Tuesday morning while he was out hunting for snowshoe hare and was struck with pellets fired from a shotgun shot by a teenage hunter, authorities said.


Police: 1-year-old Lawrence girl hospitalized with fentanyl in her body; parents arrested

LAWRENCE — Police said a 1-year-old girl was admitted to Lawrence General Hospital on Monday afternoon after testing positive for fentanyl, a powerful narcotic that has caused numerous overdose deaths across the region and the nation.


‘Understanding Bobcats in New Hampshire’ at Hopkinton library

‘Understanding Bobcats in New Hampshire’ at library. The Nature Discovery Center, located in Warner, is sponsoring its first program of the season on Saturday, Feb. 23rd, at the Hopkinton Town Library Community Room, 61 Houston Drive, Contoocook. This free program entitled, “Understanding Bobcats in


Dunkin' Donuts employee saves man's life in New Hampshire

CANDIA, N.H. (WCAX) A New Hampshire man is alive thanks to a Dunkin' Donuts worker who knew exactly what to do when he had a heart attack. Surveillance video shows the moment 29-year old David Wood collapsed in front of his truck at a Candia rest stop after suffering a heart attack.


Used Hot Tub For The Taking on Side of a Road in New Hampshire

Hill, New Hampshire is a town of a little over 1000 people a little over 20 miles from Laconia. You would think not much out of the ordinary would happen here until a hot tub showed up in a snowbank on the side of a road.


Death Penalty Hearing Testimony: Don’t Put ‘Blood on Our Hands’

CONCORD – A bill to kill the death penalty in New Hampshire brought out a crowd of close to 200 people who overwhelmingly spoke in support of the measure. House Bill 455-FN would repeal the state’s capital punishment law, which allows for the death penalty for first-degree murder in certain circumst


Brian McCarthy’s memory lives on

NASHUA – The key to the city of Nashua was gifted to Gloria McCarthy, widow of the late Alderman Brian McCarthy, Tuesday night during a special Board of Aldermen meeting. Officials recognized McCarthy for his dedication and service to the city during his 25 years of public servitude. It was difficul


Woman suffers burns to face, respiratory system in Manchester fire

MANCHESTER -- A woman suffered burns to her face and respiratory system during a building fire on Amherst Street Wednesday afternoon, fire officials said. Firefighters were dispatched to a residence at 625 Amherst St. around 4 p.m. Wednesday to investigate a report of smoke in a building. Upon arriv


Milford man charged in store fight

MILFORD – A 32-year-old Milford man was arrested early Sunday morning after police say he slashed a man in the hand with a knife during a fight outside a Main Street store. A man and woman went to Richdale Food Shop just before 12:30 a.m. Sunday to buy lottery tickets. The woman asked the clerk for


ROAD TRIP WORTHY: Rob Zombie + Marilyn Manson In New Hampshire

Want to relive last year's Impact Music Festival? Two headliners from last year are touring together this summer. Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson are back on the road this summer. While their current tour plans don't include Bangor, they do have a show in New Hampshire this summer. Their Hell Never Sl


“Why am I either yawning or snoring? And falling asleep when I try to relax? A sleep study turns up answers

MANCHESTER — The Sleep Evaluation Center at Elliot Hospital occupies a wing at Homewood Suites near Manchester-Boston Regional Airport. But no one hears the roar of jets. At 10 p.m. three sleep technicians watch five computer screens and five remote camera images for sleep disruptions or signs of di


Vehicle description leads to arrest of Manchester teen for city shooting Monday

MANCHESTER -- A 16-year-old male has been arrested in connection with the gunshots reported Monday afternoon in the Hollow neighborhood area of Manchester. City police said the unidentified youth has been charged with felonious use of a firearm, changing the markings on a firearm and violation of a


Driver reported killed in rollover crash in Auburn

A man was killed early this morning when the vehicle he was driving on the ramp from Route 12 to Route 290 eastbound in Auburn rolled over, state police said. The crash occurred shortly before 1 a.m. The victim was the only occupant of the vehicle, police said.


National wholesale food supply chain opens new facility in Milford

MILFORD – Area restaurants and non-profit organizations have a new spot to purchase food and supplies. Restaurant Depot – a national cash and carry wholesale food supply chain – opened a 62,000-square-foot facility last week on an undeveloped parcel off Cedar Street near Exit 20 on Interstate 495. T