A new poll says Governor Hassan is extending her lead over her challenger. A convicted killer plans to plead guilty to plotting to escape from jail. Laconia police warn of another batch of lethal heroin. Police in North Hampton release a composite sketch of a man who flashed a female jogger earlier this month.
Two people are dead in an apparent murder-suicide in Lincoln. One man is arrested and facing several charges after a call for a domestic assault. Health officials say that the number of heroin overdoses may double last year’s total in New Hampshire. A child is hit by a car while riding a scooter in Laconia. And a Dartmouth scholar will lead a Fulbright Arctic program on the environment.
Keene police arrest first man since riots erupted at the pumpkin festival. FairPoint says that equipment has been damaged in the midst of a strike affecting thousands of workers. A school and rehabilitation center known for working with people with disabilities is facing allegations of abuse. Police say that the vehicle involved in a fatal accident in Amherst Wednesday was traveling more than 50 miles per hour over the limit. And a Hooksett woman with a spinal injury is home with her family after months in rehab.
A 60-year-old man is found dead after a fire in Manchester. A woman is dead after a crash on Route 101A in Amherst. The Attorney General says that no homicide charges will be filed in a fatal stabbing in Manchester. A Rochester man and three other Blackwater guards are convicted in 2007 Baghdad killings. And an ice rink at Strawberry Banke breaks ground.
Striking FairPoint workers say that replacements will have trouble with a strong nor’easter forecast for northern New England this week. A slow-moving storm is expected to drop heavy rain this week. A man who killed another man in Rumney this summer will not face charges in the killing. A Litchfield man is under arrest for child pornography charges. A 16-year-old student is being charged with criminal threatening after allegedly threatening a mass shooting at Exeter High School.
More arrests are expected after weekend rioting in Keene. A man pleads guilty to involvement in a violent home invasion in Bedford. The Select Board in Weare meets to decide whether to accept the police chief’s resignation. Two deaths in Fremont are ruled a murder-suicide. And a Bedford woman is expected to survive after a tree accident Sunday.
Keene is cleaning up after riots after parties at the annual Pumpkin Festival got out of hand. Jim Foley’s parents accept an award on their son’s behalf at the New Hampshire Film Festival. A stranger is found standing feet away from a sleeping woman during a break-in in Hooksett. Plymouth police are investigating an overnight stabbing. And a restaurant at the Mall of new Hampshire is evacuated because of high carbon monoxide levels.
Two unions representing FairPoint workers in northern new England announce a strike for Friday morning. A Lyman woman is accused of murdering her infant son. No charges will be filed against the Weare police chief accused of threatening and assaulting an employee in his department. A Manchester man is facing charges after an overnight standoff with police. And a woman with new Hampshire ties will head the Air Force in the Pacific.
Local farmers are focusing on safety after a fatal hayride accident in Maine. Two children are hurt in a bounce house accident in Nashua. new Hampshire Fish and Game say they conducted two search and rescue missions on Friday. A Londonderry man is dead after falling off his ATV Saturday afternoon. And GT Advanced asks that the records in their bankruptcy hearing be sealed.
A patient at Elliot Hospital is determined not to have Ebola. A daycare provider in new Hampton is charged with child endangerment and simple assault. The dog and car of an Alzheimer’s patient, missing since Wednesday, have been located. A woman struck by a minivan early Thursday is seriously injured with a head wound. And GT Advanced asks that the records in their bankruptcy hearing be sealed.