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August 02. 2013 11:37AM

Gorham Economic Development Committee backs passenger rail service

The Gorham Economic Development Committee (GEDC) agreed at its last meeting to write a letter supporting passenger rail coming to the Berlin/Gorham area.

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NH author Jodi Picoult: 'It's really hard to love America sometimes'

She is one of America's most successful novelists, but she sometimes despairs of her country. As she releases her 24th novel, Jodi Picoult tells Bryony Gordon why Americans should be made to travel.

Charges dropped against man shot by police who was arrested in NH

WHITE RIVER JUNCTION –Prosecutors have dropped an assault charge against a Vermont man who was shot by a police officer after he allegedly drove his vehicle toward the officer during a drug stakeout in Windsor.

Keene man arraigned in Brattleboro sex case

David M. Church, 30, was arraigned Nov. 20 in Windham Superior Court Criminal Division on felony charges of lewd-lascivious conduct with a child and sexual exploitation-luring child.

HuffPo: Boomerang UFO zigzags over NH

UFO sightings don't always get media attention immediately after they occur. When they do, however, those stories are often packed with surprises, even for an old man like me, who has been reporting on these things for decades.

David Nickerson, left, and Ran Thapa of Rymes Propane and Oil make a delivery on Hillview Drive in Chichester. Rymes is planning to buy Fred Fuller Oil out of bankruptcy for more than $12 million.

IRS swoops in to snarl Fuller Oil sale to Rymes

MANCHESTER – Fuller Oil & Propane Co. is in 'deep conversations' with two other prospective buyers should its proposed sale to Rymes Oil & Propane

Conway lawyer charged with assaulting another attorney at League of New Hampshire Craftsmen

CONWAY — Local attorney Donald Eckberg was arrested for allegedly assaulting another attorney on Nov. 17.

Vice.com: NH conservatives who want to take down the federal government

The forum was the first of three that the American Principles Project—a group founded in 2009 to unite libertarian-oriented conservatives with their cousins on the religious right—plans to hold in states that are important to the 2016 election, like New Hampshire, which hosts the nation's first presidential primary.

Video: Rabbi Susan Silverman meets adopted son; NH native a sister of comedian Sarah Silverman

The comedian took to Twitter on Monday to share a video of her sister, Reform rabbi Susan Silverman, greeting her adoptive son Adar for the first time (Bonus: shots of Sarah Silverman as a proud auntie!)

Drug charges may be dropped against ex-firefighter who allegedly stole drugs from hospital patients

DOVER — A judge at Strafford County Superior Court is considering a motion to dismiss charges against former Rochester firefighter Donald Penney, who is accused of diverting narcotic medication from patients at Frisbie Memorial Hospital.

Man crushed to death at Troy business

Police haven't yet released the victim's name, pending notification of next of kin, according to Troy police Officer Nicholas Weeks.

Batmobile found abandoned in NH field expected to fetch $500K

'Batman’s Batmobile,' as local newspaper clippings referred to it, was created when All Star was an official DC Comics’ licensee, but the car went missing sometime after 1966.

Epping selectmen fret over sick people buying legal marijuana in town

But the $2 million project wasn’t welcomed by some selectmen, who voiced concerns about allowing a marijuana dispensary in town, despite the fact that medical marijuana is now legal in New Hampshire.

NH fugitive wanted for murdering parents may be in Atlanta

A $10,000 reward is being offered for information that leads to Dion’s arrest.

Budweiser snubbing Clydesdales in this year's holiday ads

The Clydesdales have been associated with Budweiser since 1933, when the company introduced them to celebrate the repeal of Prohibition for beer.

NH officials to fight heroin glut by saving lives of more junkies

A coalition of the state’s top safety and medical leaders has devised a plan to combat an unprecedented trend in opioid abuse.

Adam Sandler's 'Thanksgiving Song': Explaining the 22-year-old tune's pop-culture references

In 1992, Adam Sandler sat behind Saturday Night Live's Weekend Update desk and introduced the world to his holiday tune, 'The Thanksgiving Song.'

Shire Sharing distributes Thanksgiving dinners to more than 330 NH households

Now in its fourth year, the charity created by Free State Project early mover Amanda Bouldin, Shire Sharing, has this year alone provided Thanksgiving dinner for over 330 families across New Hampshire!

Commission examining NH’s high workers' compensation costs splits over plan to limit what medical providers can charge

Say two men show up at the same hospital on the same day with identical broken bones in their arms. But one fell out of a tree doing yard work at home, while the other fell off a ladder at work.

Northern extension of fiddler crabs' range may be sign of climate change

After the initial discovery, Johnson found the crabs as far north as Hampton, New Hampshire.

Dartmouth medical school student dies in Hanover

Kelsie Gleason, a second-year student at the Geisel School of Medicine, died Saturday on campus.

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