Robert A. “Howie” Howe, a Vietnam veteran who brought a harsh, take-no-prisoners approach to veteran advocacy, was found dead in a Barnstead camper where he had moved about a year ago, friends and police said.

CONCORD — The video of the first MRE Challenge, a high school cooking competition sponsored by the state Department of Education and Army National Guard, can now be viewed on the Department of Education’s YouTube channel.

TILTON -- In solemn ceremonies on Saturday in remembrance of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Brigadier General Jed J. French told those who gathered at the New Hampshire Veterans Home that Dec. 7, 1941, is not a pleasant anniversary to recall.

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