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July 12. 2013 11:32AM

Road agent's alleged misbehavior at heart of harassment suit against Barnstead

BARNSTEAD — After a three-year investigation, the N.H. Commission on Human Rights has determined a there is probable cause for a former highway department foreman to sue the town and its elected road agent for sexual harassment and retaliation.



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Dartmouth researcher finds cat poop cure for cancer

Dartmouth College researchers claim to have discovered a parasite commonly found in cat feces that can be used to cure cancer.

3 years later, slaying of 11-year-old found in river still haunts community longing for arrest

Celina Cass was last seen hunched over a computer in her family's apartment in West Stewartstown on July 25, 2011.

FairPoint unions say initial vote count shows overwhelming support for strike authorization

Unions representing FairPoint Communications workers in northern New England say preliminary vote counts suggest an overwhelming majority of members support authorizing a strike.

Scott Brown Tweets Pic Posing with DeLorean, Spells DeLorean Wrong

Scott Brown, New Hampshire candidate for U.S. Senate, tweeted out a photo of himself and a supporter with the supporter's futuristic-looking, gull-winged DeLorean on Saturday. Yes, that's the car from “Back to the Future.” And yes, he spelled the name of the car wrong.

Clinton, despite stratospheric poll numbers, is very likely to face primary opposition

With every passing week, one thing becomes ever clearer: Hillary Rodham Clinton is going to be the Democratic presidential nominee in 2016.

Laconia police officer appeals suspension in court

A city police officer who was suspended for two days without pay for her third infraction of internal policies has appealed her suspension to the Belknap County Superior Court.

Collision cuts power to 1,475 customers

On Thursday evening after 4 p.m. a pick-up truck and 18-wheeler carrying logs collided near the intersection of Rt. 16 and Milan Hill Road in Milan, NH.

Meriam Ibrahim: Family drops new lawsuit brought against Sudanese Christian convert

The cancelling of the case brought against Meriam Ibrahim by her Muslim family days before it was scheduled to be heard raises hopes she might finally be able to leave Sudan for exile in America

Bicycle enthusiasts to gather on Main Street to re-create historic Concord photo

While flipping through books at the Museum of New Hampshire History, Lorraine Courtney stumbled across a photo dating to about 1890 that shows a line of bicyclists posing on Main Street in Concord.

Fired Lebanon food co-op workers: 'We were told to keep quiet about pay'

Lebanon — When Dan King got to work at the Co-op Food Store in Lebanon at 10 a.m. on June 13 and began sweeping the floor, as was his usual routine, he had no idea what the day would bring.

Helicopter drops 4-ton howitzer 700 feet at base where NH unit is training

Soldiers making up artillery regiments from New Hampshire, Michigan, Rhode Island and West Virginia are sleeping in tents spread over some of the 147,000 acres of the camp. The camp is based in Crawford County.

Delivery of National Guard services threatened by federal mandate giving vets first dibs on contracts

A program that helps New Hampshire National Guard members and their families is caught in a disagreement over whether aiding one group of veterans could end up hurting another.

NH family shares tale of surviving dangerous hike in French Alps

They return from France empty-handed, but with a story that put this family with ties to Keene in the national spotlight last week.

Liquor enforcers in beach attire fine 13 for drinking on Rye beach

Officers from the New Hampshire Liquor Commission's Division of Enforcement dressed in "beach attire" Saturday to go undercover and helped local police cite 13 people for drinking alcoholic beverages on Wallis Sands Beach, said Rye Police Chief Kevin Walsh.

Risks and rewards of illegal parking lots at Hampton Beach

HAMPTON — In recent weeks there has been a renewed call for some sort of action to increase the number of parking spaces at Hampton Beach, and as talks have continued about the annual issue some residents have asked the town to start cracking down on illegal parking lots.

GE Capital provides Brookstone with $115M in working capital

The financing will be used to support the company’s recent acquisition by Sailing Innovation (Sailing) and general working capital needs.

Bloomberg: Hackers sextortion with stolen photos increasingly common

To prove he wasn’t bluffing, the mysterious e-mailer sent four naked or suggestive photographs of the woman, which had been stored in a laptop computer stolen in a recent burglary of her New Hampshire apartment.

Defiant Timberland school board member says censure won't stop her

Timberlane Regional School Board members say Green often makes inaccurate and inflammatory remarks during meetings and in her personal blog on district issues. Her comments are damaging the board’s credibility and integrity, the members said.

Santa Village ranked 25th best amusement park in nation by Tripadvisor

Inexpensive, packed full of awesome rides, with a water park that keeps expanding.

Sandown police looking for more information about good Samaritan couple who helped a woman in distress

Police are looking for more information after a woman was found “in distress” on the side of the road on July 5.


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