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Rain Causes Ceiling Leaks in Women's Prison, Visits Canceled

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    Rain Causes Ceiling Leaks in Women's Prison, Visits Canceled

    The New Hampshire Department of Corrections says visits at the women's prison in Goffstown have been canceled for the day due to ceiling leaks brought on by heavy rain.

    The department said Tuesday it was canceling the visits for the safety of the public and those in custody.

    There was no immediate word on when visitations would continue.

    A storm brought freezing rain and downpours in New Hampshire on Monday.

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    A recent study suggests that a man's beard contains more germs than a dog's fur. All 18 men's beards studied by researchers at Switzerland's Hirslanden Clinic had higher levels of bacteria in them, compared to only 23 out of 30 dogs. Some beards had so much beard bacteria the men could get sick, the study says.

    (Published Wednesday, April 24, 2019)

    State officials held a ribbon-cutting for a new women's prison in Concord last month. Inmates have not been moved there yet.

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