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Police: Level 3 sex offender and son arrested in NH
HUDSON, N.H. (WHDH) - Police carrying out a warrant in Hudson, New Hampshire, arrested a registered sex offender and his son on Thursday. Police were searching for Valmore Laplante III, a level three sex offender after he allegedly failed to register as a sex offender multiple times, according to a
Windham: Don't Miss These 5 Open Houses
WINDHAM, NH — House shopping online can feel like a waste of time. While listing photographs can help, they're no replacement for the real thing. That's why open houses are so handy: No more bumbling around in the dark!
Lawrence fatal accident victim identified
LAWRENCE – The woman who was killed in Wednesday evening's pedestrian accident has been identified as Maria Rodriguez, 61, police said. The female driver involved in the accident at Essex and Hampshire streets has not yet been named by police.
Woman killed, pregnant daughter injured in Lawrence pedestrian crash
LAWRENCE, MASS. (WHDH) - A 61-year-old woman was killed and her pregnant daughter was injured in a pedestrian crash in Lawrence on Wednesday, officials said. Officers responding to a reported motor vehicle accident at the intersection of Essex and Hampshire streets about 6:11 p.m. found two pedestri
Missing Nashua Girl Found Safe
NASHUA, NH — A Nashua girl who went missing for three weeks was found safe, police announced Wednesday. Klaryssa Macomber, 17, was located Tuesday, according to Nashua Police Lt. Robert Page. The case was treated as a runaway.
Methuen approves $100 student parking fee
METHUEN — Students who drive to Methuen High School will have to pay to park beginning next academic year. The School Committee voted unanimously Monday night to implement a $100 yearly student parking fee, details of which are still being worked out by district and high school administrators.
Suspected drunken driver arrested after two-car crash in Pelham, NH
A New Hampshire man was arrested for driving under the influence after a two-car crash Wednesday in Pelham, police say. Officers responding to the area of Dutton and Leblanc roads for reports of a motor vehicle accident at the intersection say the first vehicle involved was a black 2018 Toyota Tundr
Ground broken on Londonderry senior housing project
LONDONDERRY — Developers have broken ground on a new affordable senior housing project on Sanborn Road called Sanborn Crossing, after several delays due to environmental issues.
Columbia Says Merrimack Valley Restoration Effort Is Mostly Done
LAWRENCE, MA -- Columbia Gas of Massachusetts said Wednesday it had restored gas service to 98 percent of the customers in Lawrence, Andover and North Andover that had been without service since the Sept. 13 gas explosions. Most of the 150 customers still without heat and hot water have chosen to hi
Shop with a Cop: Windham children purchase presents with a little help from police
WINDHAM — Local youngsters will tuck some surprises underneath their Christmas trees this holiday season thanks to a shopping event hosted by Windham police. Gripping a couple dollars each, kindergarten through fifth graders showed up at Windham High last week to peruse a pop-up shop stocked with mu
Police: More than 300 grams of crack cocaine, cocaine, heroin found in NH apartment
MANCHESTER, N.H. (WHDH) - A search of a suspected drug dealer’s apartment in Manchester, New Hampshire led to the discovery of more than 300 grams of crack cocaine, cocaine and heroin, police said.
Kevin Landrigan's Granite Status: Trump ally seeks to end party neutrality rule for 2020
Trump 2016 campaign backer Bruce Breton’s overt call to change New Hampshire Republican Party bylaws to let party officers pick sides in presidential primaries has drawn a strong protest from a top adviser to 2016 presidential candidate and outgoing Ohio Gov. John Kasich among others.
Nearly 30 Cars Destroyed in Inferno at Conn. Recycling Plant
A huge fire destroyed part of Northeast Recyclers of Windham in Willimantic on Monday afternoon. There were intense flames, as well as a column of smoke people could see from across that area of the state.
3-car crash backs up I-495 during rush hour
LAWRENCE — A three-car crash on Interstate 495 northbound in Lawrence snarled the Wednesday evening commute. State police said the crash occurred about 4:12 p.m. prior to exit 46 for Route 110. One person was transported to Lawrence General Hospital with non-incapacitating injuries.
MA Doctor Charged In Patient's Opioid Death
DRACUT, MA – A Massachusetts doctor whose patient died of an overdose in 2016 has been charged with involuntary manslaughter, Attorney General Maura Healey said. Richard Miron, 76, who has a practice in Dracut, has also been charged with 23 counts each of illegal prescribing of controlled substances
Kaufman statue, 'Indian Maiden' donated to Lowell
Thomas Eagle Rising Libby, chief of the Greater Lowell Indian Cultural Association, speaks at Tuesday's Lowell City Council meeting about the city accepting the Indian Maiden sculpture as a gift. SUN/Rick Sobey.
Center to train addiction recovery coaches
LAWRENCE — Greater Lawrence Family Health Center will offer a Recovery Coach Academy next year. This 60-hour course, taught by recovery supporter Steven M. Chisholm, trains coaches to provide strengths-based recovery for those fighting alcoholism, drug addiction and other addictive behaviors. Upon c
Lowell man found guilty of Pelham man's drug death
A Lowell man has been convicted for selling a fatal dosage of fentanyl to a 25-year-old Pelham man, officials said. According to investigators, William Luna, 45, traveled from Massachusetts on June 20, 2017, to supply Nicholas Wells with fentanyl a few hours before his death.
Teen rescues dog from burning vehicle in Haverhill parking lot
HAVERHILL, Mass. - Alex Gabriel was grocery shopping at the Market Basket in Haverhill when a car in the parking lot burst into flames. The 17-year-old's adrenaline kicked in when he saw a dog trapped inside.
Nashua Police Arrest NH Fugitive Of The Week
NASHUA, NH — Nashua police on Monday tracked down a fugitive who went on the run for more than three months. Dawn Russo, 42, had warrants for assault, theft and drug possession. She was recently featured as the New Hampshire Fugitive Task Force's "Fugitive of the Week."