All Stories"> All Stories en-us Rep. Shea-Porter to skip Trump inauguration U.S. Rep. Carol Shea-Porter, D-N.H., will skip President-elect Donald Trump's inauguration on Friday. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:38:00 EST Police look for masked man who stole drugs from Rochester pharmacy ROCHESTER - Police in Rochester are searching for a man who got away with an undisclosed amount of narcotic drugs after robbing a local pharmacy. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:13:00 EST Goffstown woman charged in Merrimack forgery MERRIMACK - A Goffstown woman surrendered on a warrant Saturday on charges of forgery and theft, police said.Karissa Lander, 23, of 12 Summer St., is accused of signing and cashing a check Dec. 2 that did not belong to her, according to a press release issued Tuesday.Lander was released on 5,000 personal recognizance... Tue, 17 Jan 2017 10:03:00 EST Driver, victim identified in fatal Hooksett crash The investigation into a fatal crash on Saturday continues. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:39:00 EST Manchester home searched in missing-person cold case Hayward Street closed Authorities have closed Hayward Street between Cyprus Street and Foster Avenue Tuesday while they conduct a search related to the cold-case disappearance of Denise Beaudin in 1981, the state Attorney General's Office announced. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 09:11:00 EST Manchester police Candia man found in car arrested on drug charges A police officer waved down at Silver and Beech streets Monday afternoon to investigate a man who appeared to be asleep in a car ended up arresting a Candia man on drug charges. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 07:30:00 EST Police looking for man who robbed Manchester 7-Eleven overnight Police are looking for a man who robbed the 7-Eleven at Maple and Bridge streets overnight. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 06:36:00 EST Editorial Cartoon Jan. 17, 2017 Tue, 17 Jan 2017 05:27:00 EST Gene Cernan, last astronaut to walk on moon, dies at 82 Eugene Cernan, the last astronaut to walk on the moon 8212 an experience that he said made him 'belong to the universe,' died on Monday at the age of 82, the U.S. space agency said. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 04:36:00 EST General Motors to announce 1b in U.S. investment General Motors Co will announce as early as Tuesday long-held plans to invest about 1 billion in its U.S. factories, following recent criticism of the company by President-elect Donald Trump, a person briefed on the matter told Reuters late on Monday. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 03:12:00 EST 8 people shot during MLK Day celebration at Miami park Gunfire erupted Monday afternoon in a Northwest Miami-Dade park, marring the end of the annual Martin Luther King Jr. parade and celebrations in Liberty City. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 03:12:00 EST Martin Luther King's daughter says, 'God can triumph over Trump' Martin Luther King's daughter said on Monday that 'God can triumph over Trump,' but the slain civil rights leader's son struck a conciliatory tone after meeting with the president-elect on the U.S. holiday that honors their father. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 03:12:00 EST Wilbur Ross, Trump's Commerce pick, offshored 2,700 jobs since 2004 Billionaire Wilbur Ross, chosen by Donald Trump to help implement the president-elect's trade agenda, earned his fortune in part by running businesses that have offshored thousands of U.S. jobs, according to Labor Department data attained by Reuters. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 03:12:00 EST Forty bills in NH Legislature target voting As many as 40 bills to change New Hampshire election law will soon be working their way through the Legislature, but only a few are likely to find their way to the desk of a newly elected governor who has made election reform a top priority. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Eight fire deaths in NH last year linked to smoking Eleven New Hampshire residents died in unintentional residential fires last year. And every one of those deaths was preventable, according to the state fire marshal. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Senior Fix-It Corps hurting for handy volunteers Whether it's taking down the outdoor awnings on their ranch-style home in the winter or putting air conditioners in the windows in the summer, some seniors call on the Fix-It Corps of the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program RSVP to respond. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST The Heart of Nashua with Joan Stylianos Does fear keep us from neighborly interaction? I often search for quotes that hopefully heighten the meaning behind some of my columns. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Tax season opens Jan. 23, and some refunds may be delayed Tax season opens Jan. 23, and some refunds may be delayed Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Kathy Sullivan The doughnut hole in NH campaign finance laws The Legislature has an opportunity this year to start reviewing and repairing New Hampshire's campaign finance laws. One bill, introduced by Sen. Dan Feltes, D-Concord, would close the limited liability company loophole. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST A safe space in Manchester To the Editor One year ago, my boyfriend and I were screamed at and ordered to immediately vacate the Mexican restaurant in Milford where we were eating lunch after the owner's wife saw us kissing each other on the lips. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST A tragic anniversary To the Editor Jan. 22 will mark another somber anniversary of abortion in our country. Since its legalization in 1973, more than 59 million souls have been forfeited. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Honor Clarence Thomas To the Editor Justice Clarence Thomas seems to have no place in the Smithsonian African American History Museum. Thomas loves his country and believes in the Constitution. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Grant Bosse Don't boycott the inauguration. Just don't go. The inauguration isn't really about the new President. It is about the peaceful transition of political power. That should be worth celebrating. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST David Harsanyi The comforting fictions of Obama's farewell speech Watching President Barack Obama's soaring 2008 Democratic National Convention speech in Denver, I never imagined the kind of turmoil his presidency would incite. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST DHHS deficit 65 million and counting We finally know the size of the deficit at New Hampshire's Department of Health and Human Services. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Office Pride opens first franchise in New Hampshire A local businessman has opened the first Office Pride Commercial Cleaning Services franchise in the Granite State. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST He said, she said Raising the bar in rape cases Sometimes the solution is worse than the problem. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Man arrested after aircraft clocks him driving 112 mph A Massachusetts man was arrested Monday after New Hampshire State Police say he was clocked driving 112 mph on Interstate 95 in Hampton Falls. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Trump friends, foes from NH prep for inauguration President-elect Donald Trump's state co-chairman Steve Stepanek, preparing to head to Washington for the inauguration Friday, took stock of the extraordinary election cycle with a quote from the Grateful Dead. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Safe Station stats show fatal overdoses drop in Manchester The final Safe Station and suspected opioid-related death statistics for 2016 have been released by the Manchester Fire Department, showing 90 people died from suspected drug overdoses in Manchester 8212 down from 106 in 2015. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:11:00 EST Hooksett roundabout could cost 2.5m Design plans for a new roundabout at a congested intersection are moving forward, as new cost estimates were given to town officials. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST The Monadnock Restorative Community seeks to make lives whole The Monadnock Restorative Community is looking for volunteers to be community mentors to women reentering society after spending time in the county jail. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Bringing back the community theater experience in Jaffrey A new 28-seat movie theater on River Street has been opened in anticipation of the rebuilding of the town's old movie house, The Park Theatre on Main Street, which is now planned to be opened in 2018. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Disc golf course planned in Amherst The town's recreation department is planning to construct a disc golf course along Baboosic Lake Road, and hopes to have the facility open by this summer. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Rail trail plans on hold in Auburn while funding is sought Plans for a new rail trail system are on hold as town officials look for potential funding for the project. Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:50:00 EST Police looking for West Side store robber Police are looking for a man they say robbed a convenience store on Manchester's West Side at gunpoint Monday night. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:43:00 EST Police investigating report of shots fired in Manchester Manchester police are investigating reports of shots fired early Monday after a resident reported finding shell casings in the area of Merrimack and Beacon streets. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:12:00 EST State police say body found near burning car in Stark State police are investigating a body found near a burning car in Stark Monday morning. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:16:00 EST Tuesday evening snowfall may lead to messy Wednesday commute Forecasters with the National Weather Service say snow is expected to fall across much of New Hampshire Tuesday night and early Wednesday, causing slick conditions for the morning commute. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 20:16:00 EST Woman sent to hospital after Sullivan house fire A Sullivan woman who was home when a fire started in her basement was hospitalized Monday morning, Keene Fire Chief Mark Howard said. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:11:00 EST Fire destroys Hill home A two-alarm fire that spread quickly through a one-story log cabin ranch house left its owner homeless early Monday morning. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:11:00 EST Students accept apology from school board member over 'knocked up' comment Students who organized a petition urging Sanborn Regional School Board member Dr. Pamela Brown to resign over a controversial remark she made about students being 'knocked up' say her public apology has been accepted. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:11:00 EST At Exeter Martin Luther King Day ceremony, calls for unity are heard Friday's inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump was on the minds of many who packed the Red Brick Church in Exeter Monday to honor the life of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:11:00 EST AFP-NH sets 'Right-to-Work' town hall meeting Americans for Prosperity-NH is hosting a town hall meeting on right-to-work legislation Thursday, the same day the state Senate meets to consider the bill. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 15:00:00 EST Trial for man accused of killing Seacoast rock band drummer is postponed The trial for a Barnstead man accused of killing a popular Seacoast drummer has been postponed as his lawyers work to suppress evidence against him. Mon, 16 Jan 2017 21:11:00 EST