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 2018-07-17 16:45 

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Hawaii volcano boat tours continue after lava injuries...

A woman in her 20s was transported to Honolulu in serious condition with a broken thigh bone. The other 22 people injured were treated for minor burns and scrapes, including 12 who were treated at a hospital in Hilo....

 2018-07-17 16:29 

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Roberts-Lovell seeks Maine state rep seat...

SOUTH BERWICK — Democrats from Maine House District 6, which is comprised of parts of South Berwick and North Berwick, selected Tiffany Roberts-Lovell of South Berwick as the Democratic nominee to replace Rep. Jennifer Parker, D-South Berwick, who i...

 2018-07-17 16:24 

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'Bridges of Madison County' at home at Hackmatack...

BERWICK, Maine — The musical, "Bridges of Madison County," is set on an old family farm in Iowa, which is pretty much exactly like the Berwick farm where the Hackmatack production of this 2014 Tony Award winning musical will take place.When ...

 2018-07-17 16:09 

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Off-duty lifeguards rescue 10 swimmers at Hampton Beach...

HAMPTON — Lifeguards at Hampton Beach rescued 10 people off-duty late Friday and continued to make several saves during the next few days.The rescues on Friday occurred in about an hour's time while the lifeguards were finishing up their shift t...

 2018-07-17 16:00 

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Obama gives Trump sharp rebuke in Mandela address on values...

While not mentioning his successor, President Donald Trump, by name, Obama's speech in South Africa countered many of Trump's policies, rallying people to keep alive the ideas that Mandela worked for including democracy, diversity and tolerance....

 2018-07-17 15:43 

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Great outdoors healthy for kids...

DURHAM — Mental health and substance abuse issues in adolescents have become major societal problems, forcing parents and health providers to look for innovative treatment options that may better suit some teens. However, some proven therapy program...

 2018-07-17 15:18 

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Runners step up for a good cause on Father's Day...

DOVER — The 9th Annual Father's Day 5k attracted runners, walkers and spectators of all types to congregate at Margaritas in Dover to raise money for the local health care centers. Families First Health and Support Center in Portsmouth, and Good...

 2018-07-17 14:57 

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Mata, Gilbert a tour de force duo at Art Center in Dover...

DOVER — The Geometry of Abstraction brings together the unique work of Tim Gilbert and Barbara Mata. Gathering inspiration from nature, the seasons, and man-made structures, both artists offer an artist's insight and perspective on life in the h...

 2018-07-17 14:46 

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All-ages hip hop rap at Flight Coffee to benefit Community Partners...

DOVER — The community will be treated to a special evening at Flight Coffee on Saturday, July 21 from 7-9 p.m. Jamal Cooley of Kingdom will present "Hip Hop Sessions," an all-ages rap event featuring Kingdom, Balance Brothers and Stay on Mar...

 2018-07-17 14:31 

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National Night Out coming to Somersworth...

SOMERSWORTH — The Somersworth Prevention Coalition and Somersworth Police Department will be taking part in a nationwide effort to build community relationships, enhance access to resources, and create neighborhood camaraderie by participating in Na...

 2018-07-17 14:18 

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Dover shuts down drinking water well because of contamination...

DOVER — The city has shut down a drinking water well connected to the Pudding Hill Aquifer because of migration containments after recent tests were above the EPA health advisory.But Dover officials stress the city continues to have "an adequate...

 2018-07-17 13:47 

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Heavy rain, flash floods in Seacoast forecast...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Heavy rain is on the way to much of northern New England.The National Weather Service says there's a flash flood watch in effect from Tuesday afternoon through the evening for the area of York, Maine, and in New Hampshire in...

 2018-07-17 02:10 

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Rip currents result in several rescues at Hampton Beach...

HAMPTON - Lifeguards at Hampton Beach rescued 10 people in an hour's time while coming off-duty late Friday, then continued to make several saves during the next few days.The rescues on Friday occurred in about an hour's time while the lifeguards ...

 2018-07-17 00:34 

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Shooter's defense team wants interrogation kept 'under wraps'...

Lawyers say releasing statements on a confession could taint a potential jury pool...

 2018-07-17 00:24 

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US arrests, accuses woman of acting as Russian agent...

WASHINGTON — Federal prosecutors in Washington revealed Monday that they have arrested a 29-year-old woman and accused her of working as a covert Russian agent, gathering intelligence on American officials and political organizations through her gun...

 2018-07-16 23:59 

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Rochester Fair adds talent show, lawnmower race...

ROCHESTER — This year's eight-day revival of the Rochester Fair will include a brand-new talent competition dubbed "New Hampshire's Got Talent" as well as a lawnmower race, the event's organizers announced Monday.The announcement...

 2018-07-16 23:13 

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Wave of condemnation hits Trump after summit with Putin...

Lawmakers in both major parties and former intelligence officials appeared shocked with Trump's suggestion that he believes Putin's denial of interfering in the 2016 elections....

 2018-07-16 22:45 

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Protestors, Rochester strike deal over tenting ban rally...

ROCHESTER — The stage is set for a local homeless advocate's fight against the city of Rochester's tenting ban.Don McCullough, the leader of Advocates For The Homeless, has the city's full blessing to hold a peaceful protest against the ...

 2018-07-16 22:45 

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Protesters, Rochester strike deal over tenting ban rally...

ROCHESTER — The stage is set for a local homeless advocate's fight against the city of Rochester's tenting ban.Don McCullough, the leader of Advocates For The Homeless, has the city's full blessing to hold a peaceful protest against the ...

 2018-07-16 22:20 

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Meet the woman who keeps Rochester clean...

Editor's note: Just a Conversation is a series of question-and-answer stories Seacoast Media Group will run occasionally on people who live in the region. This first-person account of meeting a woman who voluntarily picks up trash off Rochester street...

 2018-07-16 22:02 

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Lava flies through roof of Hawaii tour boat, injuring 13...

A 20-year-old woman suffered major leg trauma, and other passengers had burns and scrapes...

 2018-07-16 21:45 

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Amazon's Prime Day runs into snags swiftly...

Shoppers clicking on many Prime Day links got only an abashed-looking dog with the words, "Uh-oh. Something went wrong on our end."...

 2018-07-16 21:35 

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'Patches' finds his voice on 'America's Got Talent'...

PORTSMOUTH — Thirteen-year-old Maddoc "Patches" Johnson credits peers with encouraging him to audition for "America's Got Talent.""A lot of people at (Portsmouth Middle School) were telling me that I should audition, so one d...

 2018-07-16 21:00 

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Portsmouth officer getting award for rescuing toddler under boulder...

PORTSMOUTH — Police officer Thompson "T.J." Potter will be recognized with a Life Saving Medal Award for planning the rescue of a toddler trapped under a 400-pound boulder last month, said Chief Robert Merner.The Life Saving Medal will be pr...

 2018-07-16 20:37 

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Sen. Collins: Trump failed to deliver forceful response to Putin...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican U.S. Sen. Susan Collins of Maine said President Donald Trump failed to deliver a "forceful response this moment demands" to about Russian President Vladimir Putin about meddling in the 2016 election.Independent S...

 2018-07-16 20:35 

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Rochester takes innovative approach to downtown...

ROCHESTER — The city of Rochester is blazing new ground in its efforts to revitalize its downtown.The city recently acquired the former Kelly Gymnastics building at 10 North Main St. from owner George Kelly in exchange for $111,914.51 and a tax-deed...

 2018-07-16 20:30 

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Judge temporarily halts deportation of reunified families...

U.S. District Judge Dana Sabraw imposed a delay of at least a week after a request from the American Civil Liberties Union, which cited "persistent and increasing rumors ... that mass deportations may be carried out imminently and immediately upon reu...

 2018-07-16 20:13 

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NH Democratic reps say Trump-Putin summit 'troubling,' 'shameful'...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Members of New Hampshire's Democratic congressional delegation are using words like "troubling" and "shameful" in reacting to President Donald Trump's meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.Rep. An...

 2018-07-16 20:13 

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Underground parking proposed on Congress Street...

PORTSMOUTH — The owner of the Franklin Block Building in downtown Portsmouth is seeking a variance that will allow him to build an underground parking garage with 25 parking spaces.Building owner Michael De La Cruz, who is scheduled to appear at Tue...

 2018-07-16 20:07 

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Color Us Connected: The case of Rory Ferreira seen through different eyes...

Editor's note: This column by two women, one African American from Tuskegee, Alabama, and one white from South Berwick, Maine, appears every other Tuesday in "Foster's Daily Democrat" and every other Thursday in the "Tuskegee News."...

 2018-07-16 19:20 

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Judge gives assault suspect another chance after 'last' chance...

DOVER — A man previously told he was out of second chances was given his third in court Monday after his attorney explained that he again tested positive for THC not because of continued marijuana use, but because he took a cannabis-derived substanc...

 2018-07-16 18:31 

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Chicago activist demands all footage from police shooting...

William Calloway said a brief video released by police showing the view from one officer's body camera does not answer crucial questions, starting with the reasons the officers approached 37-year-old Harith Augustus on Saturday afternoon just before h...

 2018-07-16 18:08 

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Cooper retires after 21 years of volunteer service...

DOVER — Langdon Place of Dover recently honored Dick Cooper, of Dover, who retired after 21 years of volunteering with the residents of Langdon Place.At a surprise reception of residents and staff, Recreation Director Laura Hapke and Recreation Assi...

 2018-07-16 17:59 

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Celebrate Harry Potter's Birthday at the Dover library...

DOVER — Eternal glory awaits you at the Dover Public Library's third annual Harry Potter Day!"Join us and participate in the Triwizard Tournament on Saturday, July 28 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for an early celebration of Harry Potter's birt...

 2018-07-16 17:46 

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History paddle on the Salmon Falls River July 29...

ROLLINSFORD — Take a unique guided tour of the Salmon Falls River by canoe or kayak with the Association for Rollinsford Culture and History on Sunday, July 29 from 1 to 3:30 p.m.Participants will tour the tidal portions of the river in Rollinsford ...

 2018-07-16 17:39 

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Spaulding Turnpike project: Little Bay bridge to see traffic in fall...

DOVER — Some traffic could start moving onto the now vacant bridge over Little Bay in the fall.No, it's not the newly named Ruth L. Griffin Bridge.That bridge is, in fact, the Capt. John F. Rowe Bridge.The bridge officially named for Griffin is ...

 2018-07-16 17:21 

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Breed kicks off Woodman Museum speaker series...

DOVER — The Woodman Museum is host a 2018 speaker series, which begins with Allan Breed, who will be presenting a lecture on historic Seacoast furniture. The lecture, which is free to Woodman Museum members, is to be held on Aug. 9 from 5 to 7 p.m.B...

 2018-07-16 17:15 

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Survey of economists: US sales and employment likely to grow...

But a majority of the economists surveyed by the National Association for Business Economics say the corporate tax cuts that the Trump administration pushed through Congress have yet to affect their plans for hiring or investment....

 2018-07-16 16:29 

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Trump: Summit with Putin off to a 'very, very good start'...

Neither leader revealed what was discussed in Helsinki, Finland. But in advance of the talks, Trump listed a series of topics that did not include Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential election....

 2018-07-16 16:29 

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Putin says he wanted Trump to win in 2016, didn't interfere in election...

Trump said, as he has countless times, that there was "no collusion" between his campaign and the Russians. Putin, as always, denied all. The two leaders spoke at a joint news conference....

 2018-07-16 16:29 

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Trump questions US intel, not Putin, on Russia 2016 meddling...

Putin, for his part, said for the first time that he did want Trump to win the election, but insisted he had not interfered and never would in American elections....

 2018-07-16 16:20 

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UNH to host Durham Farm Day...

DURHAM — Growers and the public are invited to visit two research farms at the University of New Hampshire on the 6th annual Durham Farm Day Saturday, Aug. 18. The Woodman Horticultural Research Farm and the Fairchild Dairy Teaching and Research Cen...

 2018-07-16 16:02 

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Dover Chamber welcomes Homes and Land...

DOVER — The Dover Chamber was pleased to recently welcome Reid Publications Inc. with a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony. In attendance were owner Jim Reid and General Manager Victoria Cheslock.Reid, whose business is headquartered in Portsmouth,...

 2018-07-16 16:00 

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China files WTO challenge to US $200B tariff plan...

The Trump administration has criticized the WTO as unable to deal with the problems posed by China, suggesting a challenge there might have little impact in Washington....

 2018-07-16 15:49 

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Dover Chamber welcomes Epiphany Consulting...

DOVER — The Dover Chamber was pleased to recently welcome Epiphany Consulting Group Inc. with a traditional ribbon cutting ceremony.Christine DeAngelis, owner of Epiphany Consulting Group, has been a licensed CPA in New Hampshire since 2010. She say...

 2018-07-16 08:15 

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Dover Doin's: Celebrating a golden gem's 35th anniversary...

Birthdays are always fun and we're now celebrating a special one for many reasons. It is a 35th, and not for a person but an entity, a golden gem in the cap of Dover. And it all started in Portsmouth, and yours truly had a small part of keeping it ali...

 2018-07-16 00:54 

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New rules: Even with green cards, immigrants can be deported...

Documented immigrants can now be deported from the United States if they break the rules of federal and state programs that offer public benefits to immigrants....

 2018-07-15 23:57 

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Lifelong Somersworth resident celebrates 100th birthday...

DOVER — Sitting resplendent in a high-back chair, wearing a tiara and a beautiful smile, Anita Turgeon greeted a couple hundred of her closest family and friends as she celebrated her 100th birthday on Sunday.Asked what her secret to a long and heal...

 2018-07-15 23:12 

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Suspect in shooting of 3 Kansas City cops dies in standoff...

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police shot and killed a man Sunday suspected of shooting and wounding three Kansas City police officers, authorities said.[gh:iframe src="https://omny.fm/shows/ap-news-headlines/playlists/podcast/embed?style=artwork" widt...

 2018-07-15 22:55 

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Trump names EU a global foe, raps media before Putin summit...

"I think the European Union is a foe, what they do to us in trade," the president said; and regarding the free press, "Much of our news media is indeed the enemy of the people"...

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