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Ayotte agrees strict regulations strain the local fishing industry
Sen. Kelly Ayotte, R-N.H., visited the Yankee Fisherman's Cooperative on Wednesday to discuss regulations that New Hampshire fishermen are saying are hurting their industry.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Plans in motion to beat energy crisis
The storm is over, repair crews restore broken lines, and power is restored. Or is it? What if the system itself has no electricity to deliver? The immediate cause is that some large-scale New England coal plants and the Vermont Yankee Nuclear Power Station are closing, shrinking the supply of "baseline" electricity.
Hampton Falls standoff suspect linked to burglaries, fake-cop ploy
Gragg, 37, of Hampton Falls, pleaded guilty to more than a dozen charges Tuesday as prosecutors laid out how police discovered a trove of evidence following the Jan. 15 standoff.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Woman charged in fatal Hampton crash wants blood-test thrown out of court
Public defenders for Darriean Hess said prosecutors should not be able to use toxicology results to prove she was allegedly under the influence of Fentanyl, Klonopin and Percocet while driving along Route 1A last Sept.
Help and support
For meeting or general information on N.H. Alcoholics Anonymous, call 593-3330 or visit www.nhaa.net .
Cyclist, skier says 'goodbye' to bike shop
Derek Griggs' passion for cycling and skiing inspired him to form Recycled Sports of NH but his love of community helped to make his Labor Day Bike Swap/Tag Sale an annual tradition.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Race and policing: America has a problem
A Pew Research Center poll last week confirmed what anecdotal evidence on social media has shown for weeks: white Americans view the fatal shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Mo., very differently than black Americans do.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Vote Steve Kenda for state Senate Sept. 9
Steve Kenda is the candidate who will make a difference in the New Hampshire Senate.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Portsmouth area religious services
Donations accepted if clean and in good condition. n "FIND IT AT THE FIRST" THRIFT SHOP: located in the parish house of First Parish Church, 218 Central Ave, Dover.
Rotary fills backpacks for students in need
Shopping bills can quickly climb when it comes to back to school supplies, which is why Hampton Rotarians decided to step in when they learned over 125 students in the area would return to school next week without a backpack and other essential items.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Seabrook case offers lessons for Portsmouth police probe
While city officials plan for an independent probe of a police officer's contested $2.7 million inheritance, Seabrook's town manager said an outside agency that investigated police wrongdoing in that town was affordable, fast and professional.
Police to hold sobriety checkpoint in Seabrook
The checkpoint will be a combined effort of N.H. State Police Troop A, the Seabrook Police Department, the Hampton Police Department and the Rockingham County Sheriff's Office.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
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Sheppard is scheduled for plea, sentencing
A woman accused of giving unlicensed driver Darriean Hess the powerful painkiller fentanyl several hours before she killed two bicyclists last fall is scheduled for a plea and sentencing hearing at Rockingham County Superior Court today.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Energy firm tries to build support for 68-mile underwater power line for Greater Boston
The warning that we could face rolling blackouts in Greater Boston in a couple years would seem like bad news to most of us.
Police seek public's help in search for missing teen
The Portsmouth and Seabrook police departments are asking for the public's assistance in locating a teenager who has been missing since Aug. 9. Police are searching for Brandon Shaw, a 16 year old male.
O'Hara sisters keep crown in family
Family is "very important" to Erin O'Hara, which made Thursday night even sweeter because she and her sister were able to share the moment in which she was crowned Miss Seabrook 2014.
Overdoses spark police warning on synthetic pot
Gov. Maggie Hassan declared a state of emergency Thursday after numerous overdoses and serious medical reactions throughout the state this week were linked to the use of synthetic marijuana.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Seabrook police hope cruiser cameras help 'win back respect'
The town will soon purchase a number of specialized police cruiser camera systems as a way to "win back respect" and better protect its officers and citizens, according to Chief Lee Bitomske.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
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NH Republicans to host Candidatesa Debate August 23
On Saturday, August 23, in the historic Town Hall of Exeter, the Republican candidates running for the offices of governor, U.S. Senate, and U.S. Congress will gather on the stage for three separate debates.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Market Basket: Remove all protest signage now
Market Basket executives on Thursday ordered the removal of all protest signs from stores, including those asking customers to boycott the supermarket and others seeking donations for workers.