Minuteman Health, Inc. announced that it will no longer sell insurance policies in New Hampshire as of January 1, 2018. The Massachusetts-based non-profit, created as a co-op through the Affordable Care Act, has sold policies in each of the last three...
9 hours ago
About 30 airmen from the New Hampshire Air National Guard are schedule to be deployed to the Middle East next month. The airmen will provide security for six air bases in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel, which refers to the U.S. military mission...
9 hours ago
Changes are coming to the streets in Walpole Saturday, including new traffic patterns, bikeways and walkways. It's all temporary - part of an effort to show how relatively small design changes can create a safer space for cyclists and pedestrians of all...
9 hours ago
State legislator and Manchester alderman Thomas Katsiantonis was indicted Thursday by a grand jury on charges of theft, tax evasion, and falsifying evidence. Katsiantonis is a 44-year-old six-term Democrat in the New Hampshire House. The state attorney...
17 hours ago
A large section of downtown Portsmouth has been added to the National Register of Historic Places. Dozens of individual sites around Portsmouth are already on the national register, but the announcement made earlier this week adds over 1200 historic...
18 hours ago
A town in Southern New Hampshire is considering banning 55-and-older housing. Voters in Pelham will decide the issue during a special meeting this Saturday. The ballot question would also impose tighter zoning regulations on 62-plus housing built in...
18 hours ago
Public health officials are warning about an outbreak of syphilis in New Hampshire, with reported cases of the sexually transmitted disease nearly double that of previous years. From January through May, there were 42 documented cases in the state,...
Yesterday
Lawmakers in Vermont yesterday stopped short on a bill that would have legalized possession and sale of Marijuana. Meanwhile, in New Hampshire, a bill to decriminalize pot possession is headed to Governor Sununu, who says he’ll sign it. And in...
Yesterday
The weather’s heating up, which means New Hampshire schools are letting out for the summer. But for many students, especially those from low-income families, those two months away from the classroom can often lead to regression when they return in the...
Yesterday
The NH ACLU has weighed in on a lawsuit against the town of Farmington. In an amicus brief filed in federal court, the organization claims Farmington subjects its employees to a social media policy that violates those employee’s first amendment rights to...
Yesterday
AVA - a Lebanon-based art gallery, studio and educational space - will celebrate the official dedication of a new sculpture center on Thursday. The center houses studio space for woodworking, metal and glass forging, welding, and other three-dimensional...
6/21/2017
Republican Jack Flanagan says he’s running again for New Hampshire’s 2nd Congressional District seat. Flanagan served three terms in the New Hampshire House beginning in 2010, eventually rising to Majority Leader. In 2016, he sought higher office, but...
6/21/2017
Online scratch tickets could soon be a reality in New Hampshire. Lawmakers are betting on this expansion of the New Hampshire state lottery to generate millions of dollars in revenue in the next two-year state budget. That $11.7 billion spending plan is...
6/21/2017
Tick numbers are on the rise across New England this spring, raising the prospect of an increase in Lyme and other diseases associated with the blood suckers later this year. The region got a respite last year as the drought took a toll on ticks, whose...
6/21/2017
Authorities have released video of a police interview with a suspected serial killer who died in a California prison in 2010 in the hopes it might provide tips to identify him and possible New Hampshire victims. New Hampshire authorities say a man called...
6/21/2017
The VA's oversight agency is criticizing the VA Medical Center in White River Junction, Vt. for a number of failures to follow standard hospital procedures and ensure patient safety. In a report issued by the Office of Inspector General Tuesday,...
6/21/2017
You may have seen ads posted on your community cork board for something called citizen science. It’s a trend in scientific research that allows regular people to help out with professional-grade studies by reporting data about their own backyards....
6/20/2017