CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A 2019 collision that killed seven members of a Marine motorcycle club would've happened even if the truck was in the middle of its lane because the lead biker was “headed in that direction,” a crash reconstruction expert said Monday on the final day of testimony in the truck driver's trial.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A former youth detention worker charged with sexual assault is facing a new charge involving a second resident, officials said Friday.
Jonathan Brand was indicted on a single count of felonious sexual assault involving a former resident at the Sununu Youth Services Center, formerly called the Youth Development Center, officials said.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's commissioner of the Department of Health and Human Services, who helped lead the state through the COVID-19 pandemic shortly after she started in 2020, said Wednesday that she is stepping down in December.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A judge has consolidated hundreds of lawsuits alleging physical and sexual abuse at New Hampshire’s youth detention center, more than two years after the first case was filed.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A man found guilty of starting a fire in 2005 in New Hampshire that left an 84-year-old man dead was sentenced to 40 years to life in the New Hampshire State Prison on Friday.
Richard Ellison, 49, of Concord, had been found guilty of second degree murder this spring for recklessly causing the death of Robert McMillan on Dec.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A former company office manager was sentenced Thursday to four years in federal prison for stealing over $580,000 from the business, including COVID-19 relief funds, and using the money to buy a boat and other items.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A reward has now reached $50,000 for information that leads to the arrest and indictment of the person or people responsible for killing a Concord couple, New Hampshire authorities said Thursday.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire’s proposed process for settling decades of sexual and physical abuse allegations at its youth detention center amounts to “setting a trap” for hundreds of financially insecure victims, according to their lawyers.
LITTLETON, N.H. (AP) — The pickup truck that plunged into the Connecticut River off of Interstate 93 had drifted into a median and struck a tree before traveling down an embankment into the water, New Hampshire State Police said.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Raped? $200,000. Infected with a sexually transmitted disease? Add $100,000. Impregnated? Add $200,000. These are among the possible payments for those physically and sexually abused as children at the state-run Youth Development Center, according to preliminary drafts released by the New Hampshire attorney general’s office this week.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man who spent six years in state custody as a child is suing multiple facilities alleging physical and sexual abuse.
The lawsuit filed Tuesday is the latest of more than 400 targeting the Sununu Youth Services Center, formerly called the Youth Development Center, in Manchester.
ALTON, N.H. (AP) — An elderly boat operator was found unresponsive after his vessel went out of control on Lake Winnipesaukee on Sunday, officials said.
Another boat operator discovered the man inside the 14-foot boat after it came to a strop and began drifting after performing a couple of fast circles in Alton Bay, officials said.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man has been arrested on charges of assault and endangering the welfare of a child stemming from “suspicious and life-threatening injuries" to a 1-year-old infant, police said Tuesday.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — No corrections officers at the New Hampshire State Prison for Men in Concord will be charged following an investigation into two use-of-force incidents, the attorney general said.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Authorities are seeking to identify and speak with the owner or driver of a vehicle that was parked near a Concord trailhead on the day a couple disappeared while going for a walk, and were found dead days later.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Authorities are seeking to identify and speak with a man seen in the vicinity of a shooting that left a Concord couple dead.
The bodies of Stephen and Djeswende Reid were found on a hiking trail near their apartment complex on April 21, three days after they left for a walk.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — House and Senate negotiators in New Hampshire approved yet another congressional map Monday with time running out to meet both legislative and judicial deadlines.
New Hampshire is one of a few states that have yet to complete the redistricting process required every 10 years to bring districts in line with population changes.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information that leads to the arrest and indictment of the person or people responsible for killing a Concord couple, New Hampshire authorities said Thursday.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Two New Hampshire cemeteries dating back to the 1800s have been named to the state Register of Historic Places.
The New Hampshire Division of Historical Resources says the Lake View Cemetery in Center Harbor is on a hillside overlooking Lake Winnipesaukee's Center Harbor Bay.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The New Hampshire Senate on Thursday rejected two marijuana legalization bills, one that would’ve created a state-run monopoly for retail sales and another more modest plan to allow small-scale personal use and home cultivation of the drug.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The family of a New Hampshire couple who died of multiple gunshot wounds after they went for a walk described them as caring and supportive of one another, and that they had moved back to the husband's hometown of Concord “to enjoy a well-deserved retirement."
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Police are investigating the deaths of a New Hampshire couple whose bodies were found in a wooded area in Concord, authorities said Friday.
Autopsies determined that Stephen Reid, 67, and Djeswende Reid, 66, died of multiple gunshot wounds and the manner of deaths was homicide, the attorney general and Concord police chief said in a statement.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A bill adding an exception to New Hampshire’s new abortion ban for cases in which the fetus has been diagnosed with “abnormalities incompatible with life” is heading to the desk of Gov.
CONWAY, N.H. (AP) — Three people have been arrested in connection with the overdose death of a woman in January in Conway, New Hampshire.
The woman, Ashlie Hersom, 34, of Conway, died of acute fentanyl intoxication, Conway police said in a news release.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Police in New Hampshire are searching for a driver who led them on a pursuit on Interstate 93 in Concord before fleeing from a crash, and they found some suspected fentanyl left behind, authorities said Thursday.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Some business owners struggling to hire workers are lining up behind Gov. Chris Sununu’s plan to use $100 million in federal funds to increase the state’s housing stock.
CONCORD (AP) — Lawmakers working to shut down New Hampshire’s troubled youth detention center heard competing opinions Tuesday on whether to construct a new facility or contract with a private company.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Republican Gov. Chris Sununu sent lawmakers his preferred redistricting plan Tuesday, days after rejecting the congressional map they approved.
Both the House and Senate passed a plan that would tilt the 1st Congressional District toward Republicans while solidifying the Democrats' advantage in the 2nd District.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Two staffers at a New Hampshire day care center illegally restrained children and one of them was fired in January after pulling a child by the shirt and yelling at them, according to a report released by the state Child Care Licensing Unit.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire Republican Gov. Chris Sununu said Thursday that he will veto a GOP-backed redistricting plan that would tilt the state's 1st Congressional District toward Republicans while solidifying the Democrats’ advantage in the 2nd District, shortly after legislators passed the bill.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A $100 million settlement for sexual and physical abuse claims at a state-run youth detention center was approved by the New Hampshire House on Wednesday, and now heads to the state Senate.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire is going to close its state-managed COVID-19 vaccination sites and demobilize most of its mobile vaccination teams on March 31.
“The effort over the last one and a half years to get our residents vaccinated has been an immense success,” Gov.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — The 400-member New Hampshire House returned to its chamber Thursday, ending two years of off-site sessions that allowed for social distancing but led to some anti-social behavior.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — State Rep. Robert “Renny” Cushing, who staged a massive sit-in against nuclear power in the 1970s and spent later decades standing up for social justice at the Statehouse, has died.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A Concord man has been ruled incompetent to stand trial in the death of his wife last May.
Philip Couture strangled his wife, Marlene, at their home and was charged with second-degree murder, officials said.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man has been sentenced to 35 years to life in prison after pleading guilty to killing the 23-month-old son of his girlfriend, the attorney general's office said.
FARMINGTON, N.H. (AP) — A former New Hampshire college assistant basketball coach faces new charges in Farmington of paying minors to engage in sexual conduct and buying a child sex-abuse image, following his recent arrest in Concord on multiple counts of manufacturing child sex abuse images.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A bill introduced Thursday by a group of U.S. senators in northern New England would allow a 10-year reauthorization for a commission that provides funding and jobs for economic development projects across the region.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire’s new school choice program survived several legislative attempts to repeal or curtail it Wednesday.
The Republican-led state Senate voted 14-9 along party lines to kill a bill that would have repealed the program.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man who coached men's basketball at Colby-Sawyer College has been accused of sexually assaulting a girl under age 16 “over a period of time” in 2019 and making multiple child sex abuse photos and videos of her and other minors, police in Concord said Wednesday.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Concord Hospital and New England College are teaming up for a new accelerated nursing program.
Students will spend three years alternating between classroom learning and clinical experiences, earning a bachelor of science degree in nursing and preparing to join the workforce immediately upon graduation.