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Alleged Concord, Franklin Burglars, Others Indicted

CONCORD, NH - The following people were indicted recently in Merrimack County Superior Court. Gavin R. Guay, 26, of Pleasant Street in Concord, for forgery and receiving stolen property, both felonies, after allegedly depositing a forged check at Merrimack County Savings Bank in Concord on Sept. 7,

PATCH - 2017-09-19 20:27:46

Belknap County Grand jury hands up indictments

LACONIA - A Belknap County Superior Court Grand Jury handed up the following indictments during its September session: Caleb Young, 23, a transient, faces two counts of engaging in conduct that could place another person in danger of serious bodily injury for allegedly driving a vehicle into another

LACONIADAILYSUN.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Car and Bike Show set for Oct. 1

STRATHAM The Stratham Hill Car and Bike Show will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Stratham Hill Park on Oct. 1. The event anticipates over 200 participants showing off everything from antiques to Rat Rods to vintage bikes. There will be 30 car and bike classes, a snack shack serving breakfast and l

SEACOAST ONLINE - 2017-09-21 22:20:03

Golf professional and radio host will discuss new book

Ken Raynor and Michael Patrick Shiels will discuss their new book, I Call Him Mr. President: Stories of Golf, Fishing, and Life with My Friend George H.W. Bush, with a foreword by Barbara Bush, at a ticketed reception, beginning at 1 p.m. Saturday, October 7, at Vinegar Hill. Raynor, head profession

SEACOAST ONLINE - 2017-09-21 19:27:08

4 OD deaths in city so far

LACONIA - There have been a total of 111 drug overdoses in the city this year, including four fatalities, police Chief Matt Canfield told the Police Commission on Thursday. Statewide, there have been 226 overdose deaths this year, with the powerful synthetic opioid fentanyl accounting for most of th

LACONIADAILYSUN.COM - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Traffic changes will be in place for NASCAR race Sunday, Sept. 24

Here's a rundown of major traffic changes in the Concord area before and after Sunday's 3 p.m. NASCAR race in Loudon: Expect detours and closures at Concord-area interchange ramps on interstates 93 and 393 throughout the day. On I-93 southbound, the right breakdown lane will be open for traffic fr

UNION LEADER - 2017-09-22 04:42:00

NH residents file class-action suit against Equifax

CONCORD - A federal class-action lawsuit has been filed against Equifax after the massive data breach that potentially exposed the personal information of 143 million Americans. Concord attorney Charles Douglas III filed the lawsuit Thursday in U.S. District Court against the credit reporting compan

UNION LEADER - 2017-09-22 05:00:00

New Fish and Game Conservation K9 trainee makes her debut

CONCORD - The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department's K-9 Conservation Corps has a lively new recruit. "Moxie" is a 9-week-old Labrador retriever donated by Wes and Belinda Reed of Rise and Shine Retrievers in Barnstead. This is the second donation made by the Reeds to the department through the Wi

CONWAYDAILYSUN.COM - 2017-09-21 16:37:00

NH families worry they could lose insurance coverage under health care bill

Wearing a mask and a superhero cape, 3-year-old Bodhi Bhattari seems almost unstoppable as he steers his wheelchair around his Concord home. But his parents are worried about his future as Republicans in Congress work to repeal the Affordable Care Act. A bill filed by U.S. Sens. Lindsey Graham and B

WMUR.COM - 2017-09-21 22:24:00

Facing school nurse shortage, NH lawmakers change hiring standards

Lawmakers in Concord on Thursday voted to relax standards for school nurses. The powerful joint legislative committee on administrative rules is allowing school districts to work around a state law that requires school nurses to have a bachelor's degree and three years of pediatric experience. Some

WMUR.COM - 2017-09-21 16:47:00

Beach floaties still under consideration in Meredith

MEREDITH - Finding no precedent for allowing people with disabilities to use inflatable flotation devices at public beaches, the town has taken no action, but the chairman of the Meredith Board of Selectmen said, "I still think it's the right to do." Melissa DeLeon complained over the summer about a

LACONIADAILYSUN.COM - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Meredith Parks & Rec. offers variety of programs

MEREDITH - The Meredith Parks & Recreation Department is gearing up for another fun fall after a very busy, fast moving summer. Here is a brief listing of some of its programs but you can gather more information at www.meredithnh.org or by calling the Community Center at 279-8197. Preschool Playgrou

LACONIADAILYSUN.COM - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

NH top court says Concord Monitor reporter must testify at activist's trial if called

CARL GIBSON CONCORD - A Concord newspaper reporter will have to testify if called in the criminal trial of a political activist accused of campaign dirty tricks, the New Hampshire Supreme Court has ruled. Thursday's opinion overturns a pretrial ruling in the case of Carl Gibson, a one-time campaign

UNION LEADER - 2017-09-21 21:19:00

Actor John Cleese makes appearance in Concord

Updated: 9:42 AM EDT Sep 21, 2017 One of the knights of the round table was in Concord Wednesday night. Monty Python legend John Cleese spoke at the Capital Center for the Arts. WMUR's Sean McDonald had the privilege of moderating the questions after a screening of " Monty Python and the Holy Grai

WMUR.COM - 2017-09-21 13:42:00

8 arrested in 'Operation Breakfast Club' prostitution sting at Enright Park

Arroyo Batista MANCHESTER, NH - Manchester Police continue to work on improving the quality of life for all Manchester residents, while addressing prostitution complaints in the area of Enright Park. Members of the Community Policing Division, Patrol Division and Special Enforcement Division compl

MANCHESTERINKLINK.COM - 2017-09-19 16:35:44

Church hosting 'Road to the Reformation' talk

LACONIA - Good Shepherd Lutheran Church will host a program on the historic roots of the Protestant Reformation, on Wednesday, Sept 27, at 7 p.m. Linda Salatiello, of Sanbornton, will present "The Road to the Reformation." This presentation will set the stage for the continuing celebration of the 50

LACONIADAILYSUN.COM - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Another View: Lessons we can learn from revisiting history

Deep in the woods of Wagon Hill Farm on the rim of a former quarry, stands an information plaque describing the Oyster River massacre that happened in July of 1694. Oyster River fifth graders, exploring more deeply the event they had only seen presented in the post office painting depicting an evil-

FOSTERS DAILY DEMOCRAT - 2017-09-20 18:08:48

Tilton Veteran’s Home to host annual Family Fun Day

Family Fun Day to be held Saturday The New Hampshire Veterans Home’s annual Family Fun Day will take place on Saturday afternoon on the grounds of the Home on Winter Street in Tilton – rain or shine. A bouncy house, balloon artist, horse rides and baby animals will be among a long list of child-frie

CONCORD MONITOR - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Hillary Clinton used 'alternate nostril breathing' after her election loss. Here's why you really should, too.

Hillary Clinton revealed this week that she turned to an esoteric breathing technique popular among yogis to heal from her devastating election loss. She has spoken in the past about using meditation and yoga for calm and balance. During an interview Wednesday with CNN's Anderson Cooper to promote h

SENTINELSOURCE.COM - 2017-09-20 16:00:00

Robert Mancini named new Sugar Hill chief of police

New Sugar Hill Police Chief Robert Mancini, right, on Tuesday greets outgoing Chief Dave Wentworth, who will retire on Sept. 30 after ten years in the position. (John Koziol/Union Leader Correspondent)SUGAR HILL - Robert Mancini, 33, a resident with experience in local, county and state law enforce

UNION LEADER - 2017-09-20 07:40:00