All Stories"> All Stories en-us Fisher Cats lose third straight to B-Mets Binghamton took the lead after one inning and never relinquished it in a 6-3 win over the New Hampshire Fisher Cats in Eastern League play on Saturday night at NYSEG Stadium in Binghamton, N.Y. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 22:06:00 EST NH's age of consent law subtleties could explain Labrie verdict The age of consent for sexual activity in New Hampshire is 16. And that means anyone who has sex with someone younger than that is committing sexual assault 8212 unless they're married. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:44:00 EST 24-mile right of way leaves future uncertain Tucked away in the long list of 61 individual parcels acquired or leased by Northern Pass is a vague description of land in Dixville, Millsfield and Dummer, leased for an undisclosed amount from Bayroot LLC, one of the largest private timberland owners in New England. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:44:00 EST Some fear St. Paul's rape trial will set stage for future cases A New Hampshire victim advocate fears that the 'media circus' that surrounded the St. Paul's School rape case is a portent of what's coming when the alleged kidnapper and abuser of a North Country girl goes on trial next March. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:44:00 EST Police nab 6 at Salem checkpoint Police made six arrests Friday night during a sobriety checkpoint on Route 28 in Salem. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:44:00 EST Chesterfield arrest two after reported bank robbery Chesterfield arrest two after responded to a reported bank robbery Friday. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:44:00 EST Gilford man in coma after flipping car GILFORD 8212 Speed was a factor in a single-car crash that left a Gilford man in an induced coma and two of his passengers hurt early Saturday after the car they were in flipped several times, police said. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:44:00 EST An uncommon desire to do business in the Granite State For Alex Ray, founder of the Common Man restaurants, the word retirement is all wrong. 'I think it's like this Life is like a tomato. You're either ripening or rotting.' Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:44:00 EST Who's where in NH this week Texas Sen. Ted Cruz can check out the lobsters during a busy day of campaigning Sunday. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:44:00 EST Police Thieves used power tools in attempt to steal fencing at Wagner Park After neighbor reported suspicious activity at the park, the would-be thieves fled the scene but left behind tools and a vehicle. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:44:00 EST More NH firefighters head west to battle fires Twenty New Hampshire firefighters expect to head west to Montana today to help fight wildfires.The crew, mainly volunteer firefighters from local departments, is slated to depart Manchester-Boston Regional Airport at 7 a.m., according to Doug Miner, a forest ranger at the state Division of Forests and Lands. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:44:00 EST Spotlight on addiction struggle Rally against heroin Those gathered for the 'Stop the Circle' rally Saturday in a downtown park heard from a U.S. senator, the city's mayor and police chief, even a presidential candidate. But it was the voices of those who have lost the most to the state's heroin epidemic that resonated most deeply. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:44:00 EST For Labrie jury, Internet use was the crime Owen Labrie was charged with multiple counts of aggravated sexual assault. But in the eyes of the Merrimack County Superior Court jury that handed down its verdict on Friday, the most serious crime committed by the former St. Paul's School student was using the Internet to 'seduce' a minor for sexual purposes. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:43:00 EST N. Pass path shift puts 5,000 acres into play In October of 2011, Lynne Placey of Stewartstown, then 65, got a visit from her nephew and neighbor, Landon Placey, who stopped by to say he had agreed to sell his 115 acres of North Country land to Northern Pass for 500,000. He urged her to do the same with an abutting parcel of the same size. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:43:00 EST Ocean fishing is a better experience on a party boat THESE coming weeks are our best times to get out on the ocean for fun catching groundfish and a lot of nice, good eating. Big pollock is my key species, but in the process we're apt to get a nice mess of other good eating fish, such as haddock and redfish. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:43:00 EST Chris Carpenter's number to be retired by Fishers At 6 p.m. on Wednesday, the Fisher Cats will retire the number of New Hampshire native Chris Carpenter prior to their game against the Portland Sea Dogs. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:43:00 EST UNH women ready to defend their America East crown STRONG DEFENSE helped the University of New Hampshire women's soccer team capture its first America East Conference title last year. With a little extra offensive firepower and continued defensive prowess, the Wildcats think they can repeat as champions this season. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:43:00 EST West kicks off with win Manchester West kicked off its boys' soccer season with a 3-0 win over Portsmouth on Friday afternoon. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:43:00 EST Buchholz call an easy one THE QUALIFIER can't be downplayed because, when a player has landed on the disabled list in six straight seasons, it'd be tough to ever declare him 'healthy.' Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:43:00 EST Offense stuck in neutral IF A team's third preseason game is indeed a dress rehearsal, as it's often described, there could be cause for concern about the preparedness of the Patriots' offense for the start of the regular season. On Friday night, it didn't look like a group that's anywhere near ready to raise the curtain. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:43:00 EST Teen champion eyes even greater success LAUREN THIBODEAU started playing golf at age 6 and burst onto the scene by winning her first NHWGA Junior Championship at 11. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:42:00 EST A busy but winning month After winning the Massachusetts Amateur golf title July 17, Nick McLaughlin only had a short window to celebrate his accomplishment. The New Castle resident quickly had to turn his attention to the New England Amateur Championship that was less than a week away. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 21:42:00 EST Johnson-Bistran Amanda Elizabeth Johnson and Alexander Richard Bistran were married in a double-ring ceremony on June 26, 2015, in the beautiful garden setting at the Atkinson Resort and Country Club in Atkinson. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:45:00 EST Affirming the right to die Death with autonomy. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:45:00 EST 60th Mr. Mrs. Genest Armand R. and Pauline R. LeBrun Genest, lifelong residents of Manchester, recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:45:00 EST Rutter-Sanborn Rebecca J. Rutter of Derry and Gabriel B. Sanborn of Concord are excited to announce their engagement. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:45:00 EST To meet financial goals, it can take a team of ?3 types of advisers You might be looking for ways to improve your financial health. An accountant, attorney or financial planner might have some perspective on how to accomplish your goals. But do you know which adviser is right for you? Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST Important story that could delve much deeper Stefany Shaheen's 'Elle Coach Diabetes, the Fight for My Daughter's Life, and the Dog Who Changed Everything,' written with Mark Dagostino, is 226 pages long. Coach, the dog in the title, appears fleetingly in the preface, then not again until page 133. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST Employer's obligations under pregnancymaternity laws IN THE PAST year, the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 'the EEOC' issued an Enforcement Guidance about pregnancy discrimination and related issues, and this March, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a decision about the federal Pregnancy Discrimination Act 'the PDA'. What are some steps that an employer can and should... Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST What six years of 'reset' have wrought The world sees Obama's Russia reset for what it really is. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST Send in the clown Trump utters nonsense, but it is entertaining nonesense. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST Budget battle puts communities on notice THE BUDGET stalemate between Gov. Maggie Hassan and Republican legislative leaders shows no signs of resolution as we enter the third month without a two-year operating budget for New Hampshire government. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST Crisis management Jindal, Bush shine, unnoticed Real political leadership is getting lost amid the Trump headlines. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST A driving warning Book-learning and book-throwing Don't look now, but schools are back in session. Actually, we do wish you would look now, carefully, because children are likely to be popping out at intersections and at places on other roads and streets where they haven't been seen much in the last two months. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST An addict -- And an inspiration A story of addiction with tragic ending and a hopeful message. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST Great North Aleworks all hopped up Twenty-five years after the Union Leader left downtown Manchester for an industrial park, we finally have a place to grab a beer within walking distance. Welcome to the neighborhood, Great North Aleworks. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST Meet client needs be credible When you're surfing the Internet, Melissa Albano-Davis want you to take action.Buy something. Commit to appear somewhere. Donate money. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST Expect long hours be flexible Matt Cookson remembers the early days of starting his communications firm five years ago when he sometimes skipped paying himself and the times when his family helped clean the office. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST I fell for a sleazy sales scam LAST WEEK, I was on breezing through the news headlines. As I made my way through the various areas of news, a headline titled 'New Rule Leaves New Hampshire Drivers Furious and Shocked' piqued my curiosity, and I clicked on it. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 17:44:00 EST Chesterfield arrest two after reported bank robbery CHESTERFIELD - Two Springfield, Mass., men were arrested after police responded to the Brattleboro Savings and Loan on Friday, Chesterfield Police Chief Duane Chickering said in a press release. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 12:00:00 EST Police Thieves use power tools in attempt to steal fencing at Wagner Park in Manchester MANCHESTER - Police are searching for three men who were trying to steal sections of the iron fence around Wagner Park early this morning. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 09:57:00 EST Loeb School Presents Nature Photography Workshop Witness the wonders and color of a New Hampshire autumn through your camera lens with award-winning photographer Bob LaPree. Sat, 29 Aug 2015 01:24:00 EST Rowe resigns as interim AD St. Anselm College President Dr. Steven R. DiSalvo announced Friday that Phil Rowe, who had recently been named the interim director of athletics, was relinquishing that role and leaving the college, effective immediately. Dr. Joseph Horton will now be responsible for the athletic department while the search for a permanent director continues. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:52:00 EST Patriots win Brady leads TD drive Quarterback Tom Brady used his last drive of the night to show midseason form. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:52:00 EST Timberlane, Goffstown look good in jamboree Quarterback Jason Hughes played a part in each scoring play for Timberlane of Plaistow in its 21-7 Queen City Jamboree victory over Manchester Central at Gill Stadium Friday night. Fri, 28 Aug 2015 23:52:00 EST