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March 20. 2013 11:33AM

Conviction of Concord junk dealer over raw sewage dumping affirmed

During the search of 180 Clinton Street, a DES investigator, who is also an expert in subsurface systems compliance, observed liquid on top of the defendant’s septic system and a garden hose attached to a sump pump that channeled untreated brown water from the septic tank, bypassing the leach field and discharging liquid in the direction of the Turkey River. The investigator tested samples of the liquid in the hose and the soil beyond it and found fecal contamination.



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Primary 2014: A conversation with gubernatorial candidate Andrew Hemingway

'This is one of the reasons I’m running for governor. I believe that the state of New Hampshire needs to have a new awareness brought to the issue of retaining our young workers and our young families in the state of New Hampshire. '

Claremont a step closer to smoking ban in city parks

Claremont — After a few failed attempts, the City Council has passed an ordinance that would ban smoking in most city parks in all but designated areas.

Will New Hampshire GOP voters anoint a rising star?

RINDGE, N.H. — The total Hispanic population in the sprawling 2nd District hovers just above 3 percent, making it one of the least diverse House districts in the country.

Ex-FBI chief's condition remains mystery after crash, 24/7 armed guard due to terror threat

An unidentified FBI agent, believed to be off-duty, happened to be among the first people at the crash scene, police said.

WMUR pulls conservative group's ad under pressure from Shaheen campaign

The two sides offer dueling accounting for the lawmaker's wealth that is at the center of the new ads' message.

Dartmouth graduate's fraternity tell-all details swimming in urine, eating vomit omelets

In about 300 pages, Lohse describes SAE as fascinating and repulsive, detailing frequent cocaine usage and pledge activities like vomiting competitions.

Strafford deputies to get sensitivity training as to the plight of illegal alliens

'This training will give our staff a better understanding of the reasons people are coming to this country. It is our belief that the training will aid our staff in interacting with the people we are moving for ICE,' Dubois said.

Manchester photographer of nudes trespassed in Hollis home for photo shoots

Jerzyk’s website features a large gallery of her work and photographs police described as artistic. Some of the photos feature houses or old hospitals as backdrops and models posing nude, police said.

Third largest conservation project in NH completed thanks to millions from federal taxpayers

he project cost about $17 million, mostly in federal funds and it took about six years.

Globe: The story behind the Market Basket boycott logo

Scott Manning, 44, a part-time graphic artist from Manchester, N.H., said he has been 'blown away' by the image’s popularity.

Hooksett jet engine plant contributing parts to development of latest Marine Corps heavy-lift copter

GE Aviation has received a $68.5-million contract to build 16 engines for the operational evaluation phase of Sikorsky Aircraft’s CH-53K King Stallion program. The GE38-1B-powered helicopter is the replacement aircraft for the U.S. Marine Corps’ heavy lift fleet.

NH woman allegedly stole $742K, funneled $480K to son's Conway pizzeria

Janis Woods, 65, of Conway, is accused of depositing the checks totaling $742,081 into her personal bank account.

Rye sergeant finds motorcyclist dead in his driveway, police say

A motorcyclist was found dead Saturday morning on Route 202 in Barrington by a member of the Rye Police Department, police said.

Portsmouth mayor calls cancellation of popular outdoor movie night over noise complaint 'childish'

City Manager John Bohenko reached out to festival officials and suggested showing just one movie instead of the double feature that was planned for tonight, because of how late the movies would run, Lister said. So festival officials decided not to show any movies, Lister said.

Peterborough mulls how farmers should be restricted from using their land for tourism

Planning board members are concerned the ordinance was too broad and could open the door to unwanted development.

NYT: Unlike Shaheen, Maine's Collins one of the few Senators willing to defy party line to serve constituency

Others, like Scott Brown, a Republican from Massachusetts who is seeking a return to the Senate this year (this time from New Hampshire), were defeated in re-election bids.

Race date for Oxford 250 moved from July to Aug. 30 next year

It was moved to that weekend to coincide with an open date on the NASCAR Sprint Cup calendar one week following the series’ race at New Hampshire International Speedway in Loudon, N.H.

NH's Groff a highlight for U.S. at ITU World Triathlon Series Grand Final

Groff (Hanover, N.H.) recently moved up to the No. 2 ranking following her first WTS win over the weekend in Stockholm. She has logged four top-five finishes on the series circuit this year.

NHPR Audio: Q&A with U.S. Senate candidate Scott Brown

If you look at what we’re doing right now, the president, through his executive orders, is creating an additional class of people, expanding the definition of refugee, putting them ahead of the almost 4.6 million people that are following the laws, doing the right thing.

Carroll County Commission learns about Jesus-centric treatment center for addiction

OSSIPEE — A representative from a proposed Christ-centered residential drug and alcohol regeneration ministry for men met recently with the Carroll County Commission.


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