All Stories"> All Stories en-us Legendary Tennesseewomen's basketball coach Pat Summitt dies at 64 Pat Summitt, the winningest coach in Division I college basketball history, died Tuesday at the age of 64, the University of Tennessee said.Summitt, who coached the University of Tennessee's Lady Vols women's team, announced in August 2011 that she had been diagnosed with early-onset dementia.quotPat was the greatest coach of... Tue, 28 Jun 2016 07:38:00 EST Merrimack man receives minor injuries in Berlin ATV crash A Merrimack man suffered minor injuries when the ATV he was riding flipped over on him Monday night. Tue, 28 Jun 2016 02:53:00 EST Editorial Cartoon June 28, 2016 Tue, 28 Jun 2016 02:30:00 EST Hassan doesn't respect Second Amendment To the Editor Gov. Maggie Hassan has no respect for the Second Amendment of the U.S. Constitution. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:39:00 EST Stop exploiting tragedy To the Editor The attacks lobbed against Kelly Ayotte recently are mistaken and flat out wrong. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:39:00 EST More balanced editorials, please To the Editor As someone who recently moved here from Maryland, and as a new subscriber, I am perplexed by the slant of the editorial writings in your paper. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:39:00 EST Trump's business fantasies To the Editor For those still clinging to the fantasy that Donald Trump is a great and successful businessman, a spate of recent articles finally reveals The Donald's success Stiff everyone. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:39:00 EST Bad expectations Court undermines 4th Amendment If you live in a bad neighborhood with a lot of break-ins, you have given up your Fourth Amendment rights and the police don't need a warrant to search your home. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:39:00 EST Woman pleads guilty to Social Security fraud Franklin resident Tonya Dailey, 44, faces up to five years in federal prison after pleading guilty Monday in federal court to Social Security fraud, federal prosecutors announced. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:39:00 EST 'If I were Fisher Cats GM' If you could be general manager of the New Hampshire Fisher Cats for one day, what would you change to benefit the team and fan base? That question was posed to fans who attended Monday's Eastern League game between New Hampshire and Hartford at Northeast Delta Dental Stadium. Most of the feedback was well thought out. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:18:00 EST Funds approved for Manchester schools chief search School board members on Monday unanimously approved the use of funds to cover advertising and other costs associated with the search for the city's next superintendent of schools. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:18:00 EST McGilvray for Senate To the Editor I am writing to encourage all voters in Senate District 16 to support Scott McGilvray's Senate campaign. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:18:00 EST Maggie needs to go To the Editor It is sad to see how politicized this Orlando attack has become already. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:18:00 EST Support the Clean Power Plan To the Editor Congressional climate deniers are holding yet another hearing in an attempt to block the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan, and in the process are completely disregarding the overwhelming public support for clean energy and climate action. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:18:00 EST Another View -- Alex Koutroubas Infrastructure investments would bring NH cheaper, safer, cleaner power With the winter months finally over, it is probably still fresh in your mind just how expensive it is to stay warm while the snow is piling up outside. Did you know that New Englanders pay 53 percent more for our electricity than the national average? Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:18:00 EST Changing of the guard in Sunapee To the Editor I have attended many Sunapee school board and selectmen meetings in the past 30 years, and, except for the taxes, things have been going downhill for some time now. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:17:00 EST There shouldn't be a moose hunt this year To the Editor I was dismayed to read that New Hampshire Fish and Game has held its annual moose hunt lottery despite the grim results of the University of New Hampshire moose study reported in the New Hampshire Union Leader. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:17:00 EST Good guys with guns To the Editor Let's accept Wayne LaPierre's oft-repeated phrase, 'The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun.' Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:17:00 EST Design a mural and help a nonprofit group A local collaborative of inventors, artists and tinkerers of all stripes has a new home, and now needs help with the decoration. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:17:00 EST Kelly is finding a solution To the Editor Reading last Monday's New Hampshire Union Leader interview with Kelly Ayotte made me proud to be from New Hampshire. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:17:00 EST Campaign contracting Van Ostern already handing out favors With Gov. Maggie Hassan otherwise engaged, Executive Councilor Colin Van Ostern seems to be setting the agenda to benefit his gubernatorial campaign. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:17:00 EST Police searching for inmate who left Halfway House Police are looking for an inmate who did not return to the Halfway House at his scheduled check-in time on Friday. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:17:00 EST Rivalry flares up again between Brown, Warren Emerging as a prominent Donald Trump surrogate, former U.S. Sen. Scott Brown on Monday challenged Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., to produce evidence of her Native American ancestry. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:17:00 EST Abortion law decision draws mixed reaction in NH New Hampshire reaction to the Supreme Court striking down a Texas abortion law fell along party lines and reflected the heated election year underway. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:17:00 EST Brexit and BAE Limited impact for NH The United Kingdom's decision to leave the European Union is not likely to have much immediate impact on New Hampshire's largest manufacturing employer, British-based BAE Systems, according to industry analysts and company officials. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST NH Business Newsreel Jakemans changes name to Lanes Brands Jakemans Inc., the U.S. subsidiary of LanesHealth, has changed its name to Lanes Brands in a move to better reflect its growing portfolio, the company said. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST Safety over political correctness To the Editor Whether you agree with Mr. Trump on a temporary Muslim ban or not, I think we can all agree that we need to tighten our immigration procedures. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST This Democrat is voting for Kelly Ayotte To the Editor I write to you as the former secretary of the New Hampshire Democratic Party. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST Manchester school board OKs agreement with Hooksett Manchester school board members approved a new 10-year tuition agreement with Hooksett Monday night. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST Corrections officers vote to join Teamsters Local 633 Corrections officers at the Cheshire County House of Corrections have voted to join Teamsters Local 633, Teamsters officials said Monday. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST Rich Ashooh for Congress To the Editor Rich Ashooh is a careful listener and patient explainer. As I've watched him campaign to represent our First Congressional District, I've noticed sentences starting 'What I'm hearing is ... ' and an openness to feedback. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST National defense is Ayotte's top priority To the Editor There are a lot of issues I care about, but defending our nation is definitely my top priority. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST True stories from the files of The Armed Citizen A pair of armed men entered the Jiffy Food Stop in Easton, Calif., and attempted to rob the store. The clerk on duty responded to the threat by retrieving a firearm and exchanging gunfire with the criminals, striking one. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST The Heart of Nashua with Joan Stylianos Phobias aside, Nashua offers great fishing I've met four fishermen as of late. It seems to be a big deal around my city, and from what I've learned the Nashua River is a fertile body of water, home to exceptional bass fishing. Both small mouth and large mouth are here for the taking. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST Nursing shortage won't be solved with mandates To the Editor Susan Nolan's June 17 column was disappointing. Ms. Nolan advocates requiring more nursing home caregivers at a time when facilities are struggling to find, and retain, care giving staff, largely because of inadequate state Medicaid reimbursement. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST Unfit to lead To the Editor In the hubbub of an election, sometimes we lose sight of the people it affects. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST Looking for bipartisan solutions To the Editor The attack in Orlando has shown a real contrast in the race for the U.S. Senate here in New Hampshire. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST Grant Bosse Talking past each other Increasingly, it seems as if political partisans aren't just talking to completely segregated audiences. They aren't even speaking the same language. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST Holy Family Academy moving to West Side in September Holy Family Academy 8212 the small, 16-year-old private Catholic school that occupies the former Chandler School building 8212 will reopen this September in a former school building associated with Ste. Marie Church, school and church leaders said. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST In campaign trail debut with Clinton, Warren says Trump driven by greed Liberal Elizabeth Warren attacked Republican Donald Trump on Monday during her first campaign appearance with U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, calling him an insecure money grubber who is driven by greed and hate. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:57:00 EST Democrats tie Benghazi committee to Trump campaign Democrats tie Benghazi committee to Trump campaign Mon, 27 Jun 2016 20:56:00 EST Derry completes the purchase of conservation land Conservation Commission members completed the purchase Monday night of a 63.5 acre parcel of land for water protection and open space preservation. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:17:00 EST Nation's first regional ocean plan discussed in Portsmouth State and federal officials joined members of the public in a roundtable conversation Monday night to discuss a draft of the nation's first regional ocean plan. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:39:00 EST Namaske Lake to be treated for milfoil A chemical treatment of Namaske Lake against non-native milfoil will take place in the coming weeks. The treatment, which will be done by Solitude Lake Management, will start on July 7. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST Battle over Seabrook boat sails into court The legal battle over a Seabrook man's refusal to move his boat out of his front yard headed to court Monday. Mon, 27 Jun 2016 23:16:00 EST