HOLDERNESS – When most people think about cross-country skiing, marksmanship isn’t the first thing that pops into their head. But the biathlon combines two events that seem completely unrelated: skiing and shooting rifles.
Years before O.J. Simpson’s case became a made-for-television extravaganza, Derry's Pam Smart starred in the first gavel-to-gavel broadcast of a murder trial in U.S. history. It was a seamy tale of blood and lust.
MANCHESTER — Citizens Bank and the New Hampshire Union Leader announced Wednesday that the Boys and Girls Club of Manchester has been named a 2019 Champion in Action in the category of youth leadership.
NEWPORT — It started with Newport moms heartbroken to hear of the death of 2-year-old Sophia Van Schoick, who was found face down in the snow just feet away from the steps to the apartment she shared with her family.
LINCOLN — A Laconia man who wants to be a photographer for Red Bull impressed folks at the energy-drink giant in a different way Saturday at Loon Mountain, winning a wildcard berth in next month’s Downhill Ice Cross World Championship at Fenway Park as a competitor.
WATERBURY, Vt. — The estranged wife of Everett Simpson — who police say abducted a woman in Manchester, raped her and then went on a multi-state crime spree last weekend — said he tried desperately to get to her, but didn’t know where she lived.
EAST WAKEFIELD — Family members say a Massachusetts man injured in a snowmobile accident In East Wakefield on New Year’s Day has died from his injuries, just days after proposing to his longtime girlfriend at a family vacation home.
MANCHESTER — Francis Byrne, the World War II veteran who received his Purple Heart last month after decades of bureaucratic foot-dragging, died Thursday morning in his Manchester apartment, a family member said.
MANCHESTER — A Facebook video posted over the weekend by a city alderman showing homeless people arguing with first responders has sparked debate on how to address the growing number of vagrants in downtown Manchester.
HOOKSETT — A 4-year-old Massachusetts girl is cruising into 2019 in style thanks to a group of SNHU students who spent the last few months fabricating a prosthetic arm extender to help her ride a bike without training wheels.
Penny Marshall, who played an endearingly graceless character in television’s “Laverne & Shirley” before becoming a pioneering film director with hits including “Big” and “A League of Their Own,” has died at 75, her publicist said on Tuesday.
NORTH WOODSTOCK — Tributes continue to pour in for James H. Fadden Jr., a longtime selectman whose counsel and support was sought by state and national leaders and who, when not operating his family’s general store or construction company, made some of the best maple syrup in New Hampshire.