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58 min ago | UnionLeader.com
Now is the time for the New Hampshire House to pass a casino bill; Senate Bill 366 deserves its support.
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5 hrs ago | SeacoastOnline
Forty years ago political activist Dudley Dudley proposed legislation that prevented shipping magnate Aristotle Onassis from building an oil refinery in Durham with a terminal at the Isles of Shoals.
9 hrs ago | WMUR-TV Manchester
A dumpster on the campus of the University of New Hampshire is filling up with books from Dimond Library, and professors want to know why.
13 hrs ago | Washington Times
Former New Hampshire Sen. Judd Gregg is among a group of Republicans hosting a private reception for Sen. Marco Rubio in New Hampshire next month, putting another potential 2016 presidential candidate in the state that is home to the nation's first primary.
17 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -
As the ice continues to recede on shallow lakes and ponds, dead fish might be washing up on New Hampshire shorelines, but state officials say that's not uncommon.
A Stratham resident and Exeter High School alumna will take to the stage in the beginning of May to represent the Portsmouth area in this year's Miss New Hampshire scholarship competition.
I'm no religious scholar, but I always thought God was quoted as saying, "Thou shalt not kill."
Several years ago, Mike and Kim Botan of Hudson began blogging about their latest adventures on their website, www.Ride2Adv.com, and earlier this month, Mike Botan released his first book, -- In their mission to make the world a smaller place, a Hudson couple shifted their motorcycle travels into full gear and proceeded to make lots of new friends ... (more)
While both states rank very high in terms of the percentage of students who graduate within six years of starting at four-year public campuses, they also rank high in terms of students who finish in another state, according to the National Student Clearinghouse Research Center.
CONCORD A day after he was one of two Republican Senators to vote to repeal the death penalty, Sen. Bob Odell announced he would not seek re-election to the District 8 seat he has held for six terms.
As reported in this New York Times piece , headlined "Measure to Repeal Death Penalty Fails by a Single Vote in New Hampshire Senate," a tie vote yesterday in the Granite State will keep the death penalty alive there for now.
On April 15, the New Hampshire Senate defeated HB 1322 by a vote of 13-11. All members of the State Senate voted.
BIA will present the "Above and Beyond" awards to several individuals who have demonstrated outstanding service and commitment to BIA's mission during the past year.
In an emotionally charged chamber with advocates on both sides watching, the Senate split 12-12 Thursday on repealing the death penalty which effectively kills the bill.