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Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 at 06:09 PM EDT

Activist: Portsmouth, NH Needs Water Filters

Activist: Portsmouth, NH Needs Water Filters

When Andrea Amico found out that her seven-year-old daughter, who had attended day care at the former Pease Airforce Base, had high levels of potentially harmful chemicals in her body, she got to work. She...

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 at 07:14 AM EDT

Lottery Won't Appeal Powerball Ruling Keeping Name Private

Lottery Won't Appeal Powerball Ruling Keeping Name Private

The New Hampshire Lottery says it won't appeal a judge's ruling that allows a woman who won a Powerball jackpot worth nearly $560 million to keep her identity private.

Monday, Mar 19, 2018 at 08:25 PM EDT

Recovering Users, Trump Fans Sound Off on Death Penalty

Recovering Users, Trump Fans Sound Off on Death Penalty

Protesters and supporters of Donald Trump shared their thoughts on the president's plan for the opioid crisis during his visit to Manchester, New Hampshire.

Monday, Mar 19, 2018 at 11:03 AM EDT

'Mack' the Harp Seal Released Back Into Ocean

'Mack' the Harp Seal Released Back Into Ocean

A harp seal found dehydrated on a New Hampshire beach last month has been rehabilitated and released back into the ocean.

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 at 05:03 PM EDT

Trump Unveils Opioid Plan in NH

Trump Unveils Opioid Plan in NH

President Donald Trump is scheduled to unveil his plan to combat the country's opioid crisis Monday afternoon in New Hampshire.

Friday, Mar 16, 2018 at 06:25 PM EDT

Maple Syrup Program in NH Teaches Kids With Special Needs

Maple Syrup Program in NH Teaches Kids With Special Needs

A one-of-a-kind program in Greenfield, New Hampshire is teaching students with severe disabilities how to make maple syrup. The program is a full-featured agricultural/vocational curriculum called the Farm...

Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 at 06:29 PM EDT

New Hampshire Launches School Safety Task Force

New Hampshire Launches School Safety Task Force

New Hampshire Governor Chris Sununu has created a School Safety Preparedness Task Force in response to the Parkland, Florida shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that killed 17 people.

Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 at 11:51 AM EDT

President Trump to Visit NH on Monday

President Trump to Visit NH on Monday

President Donald Trump is planning to visit New Hampshire next week for the first time since the final night of the 2016 general election campaign to discuss the opioid crisis.

Thursday, Mar 15, 2018 at 10:53 AM EDT

NH State Police Shooting of Man Ruled Justified

NH State Police Shooting of Man Ruled Justified

A New Hampshire state trooper will not be charged in the fatal shooting of a man whose death inspired a roadside memorial that carried similarities to the plot of the Oscar-nominated film "Three Billboards...

Wednesday, Mar 14, 2018 at 06:28 PM EDT

'So Wonderful': Baby Born at Home During Nor'easter

'So Wonderful': Baby Born at Home During Nor'easter

For a New Hampshire couple expecting their second child, Tuesday's nor'easter was the perfect storm of events.