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Gilmanton man pleads guilty to threatening federal worker

The 51-year-old Bates was arrested in June 2012 following his indictment by a federal grand jury. He faces up to 10 years in prison.



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Then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton waves from her car in this 2011 file photo.

Hillary's Scooby van clocked at 92 MPH in the rain racing to NH campaign event

Laws are for little people, and Hillary Clinton most definitely is not one of the masses. The UK Daily Mail followed the former Secretary of State and Senator Clinton, who is now a private citizen, as she made her campaign rounds in the Granite State:

Video: Bearded hot sauce aficionado won't be distracted by Chris Christie

Gov. Chris Christie's magnetism and rock-star like appeal was on full display when he visited the Made in New Hampshire Expo in Manchester during his swing through the state last week.

World's largest pitbull? 173-pound Hulk to be guest of honor at BOW WOW Fest in Laconia

LACONIA — The fifth annual BOW WOW Fest on Saturday, May 2 will feature this year's most outstanding canine celebrity, The Hulk, an 18 month old American Pitbull Terrier, who weighs 173 pounds and is still growing.

Time: Adam Sandler movie has inspired a method of dementia care

'[The film] was fluff, but it made me think,`How could that translate to our residents with memory loss?' Charlotte Dell, director of social services at the home told the AP.

Rindge police investigate anti-Semitic graffiti at lake properties

RINDGE — Police are investigating anti-Semitic graffiti at two properties on Lake Contoocook, one a home up for sale, and the other an unoccupied summer property.

NH woman on active duty with US Navy dies in car crash

VIRGINIA BEACH, Virginia —A New Hampshire woman serving in the U.S. Navy was killed in a crash last Sunday.

Shaheen says it's time to replace Andrew Jackson with a female on $20 bill

The current portrait of former President Andrew Jackson has stared out from the face of the $20 since 1928.

New Ipswich fire chief on unpaid leave

Longtime Fire Chief David Leel has been on administrative leave for more than two weeks, pending investigation of what Select Board Chair George Lawrence is calling alleged improprieties.

Ex-fire fighter, zoning board official in New Hampton pleads guilty to obscenity charge

NEW HAMPTON — A former firefighter and member of the zoning board pleaded guilty recently to one misdemeanor count of obscenity for having conversations with what he thought was a under-aged girl via the Internet.

Bloomberg: Segway's second chance in China

The sale marks a second chance for Segway. In a different way, it also marks a second chance for Chinese commuters.

Mötley Crüe's final tour will never end: 21 more dates announced, including Manchester

The undead hard rock band announced this week they have added 21 more dates to their goodbye tour, including three New England shows: Oct. 16 at Webster Bank Arena in Bridgeport, Conn.; Oct. 17 at Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, N.H.; and Oct. 18 at Cross Insurance Center in Bangor, Maine.

Activists smoke at State House to confront pot-persecuting nanny state

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) -- Activists took to the Statehouse steps and smoked marijuana in support of legislation decriminalizing small amounts of the drug.

Portsmouth man's teepee a tribute to late wife

PORTSMOUTH = Portsmouth resident Wayne Elliott, 65, built and has lived in a teepee on his property on Banfield Road as a tribute to his late wife, Ingrid, who died from brain cancer three years ago.

Century later, Nashua's Henri Renaud still only NH native to win Boston Marathon

Nineteen-year-old Henri Renaud had begun competively running only months before competing in the 13th Boston Marathon.

Highway Repair Fund raided to cover state's snow removal costs

This winter's series of heavy snowfalls put a $9.2 million hurt on the state's annual snow removal budget and led to a raid on the fund that pays...

Reuters Video: Book exposing favors to Clinton Foundation donors crashes Hillary's NH debut

A new book alleging Hillary Clinton's foundation donors gained favors in her time atop the State Dept. crashed her 2016 New Hampshire kick off.

NYT promotes Hillary Clinton's very special connection to New Hampshire

Presidential candidates must pretend that they have a special connection to every state they visit, but it’s not hard to see that Mrs. Clinton wishes they all could be like New Hampshire.

Democrat, 94, pushes her candidate the old fashion way, one letter at a time

'She will spend hours and hours and hours writing personal letters to her friends, telling them why she is endorsing,' said ex-Gov. John Lynch, who first met Hancock when she ran for state Senate nearly 40 years ago.

Hospice, palliative care for pets grows in demand in NH

As pets age, owners want the same level of compassion for their four-legged friends they seek for their human loved ones. And that’s fueling a growing industry around pet hospice services — a movement that closely mirrors the trajectory of human hospice.

Residential housing sales, prices gain in March, quarter

March sales numbers, along with quarterly results, are making New Hampshire Realtors optimistic about the state’s residential real estate market.


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