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July 26. 2013 11:30AM

Dog to sniff out source of beach closures blamed on fecal bacteria

NORTH HAMPTON — Environmental officials are attributing an uptick in fecal bacteria advisories at town beaches to the increase in rain this summer, and now they’re planning to find the source of the problem by calling in a feces-sniffing dog.



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Long journey to Puppy Bowl XI begin in San Antonio, led to NH

Fate continued to smile kindly on the dogs after Alamo Rescue Friends partnered with the Humane Society for Greater Nashua, a New Hampshire-based receiving shelter for cats and dogs, which also casts puppies in the Puppy Bowl.

New England ski resorts shout 'Hallelujah' for storm

;This is kind of what we live for,; said Jamie Cobbett, marketing event manager at Waterville Valley in New Hampshire.

Manchester Uber Driver: We're held to a higher standard than taxis

The ride-sharing service Uber has been at the center of debate and controversy in several New Hampshire cities the past several months.

Lebanon realtor says bridge would reunite community split by I-89

A state-owned pedestrian bridge over the highway now carries foot traffic between the street’s two sections, including students from downtown Lebanon who can walk to Lebanon High School and Hanover Street School.

Nashua considering bus runs to Lowell commuter station, Manchester airport to ease Route 3 commute

NASHUA – The city would like to run a dedicated bus route to the train station in Lowell, Mass. to help ease the long slog …

NH analyst says Musk settlement with Air Force only preserves 'corrupt bidding process'

'If a win for SpaceX is defined as breaking up the block buy and exposing a corrupt bidding process, then from a legal standpoint, this was a loss,' said Michael Listner, an attorney and principal at Space Law & Policy Solutions in Rochester, New Hampshire.

Fat tires, fat bikes, a growing fad among N.H. outdoor enthusiasts

The fat tires are what you’d remember, the distinct feature of fat bikes, a growing fad among New Hampshire’s outdoor enthusiasts.


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