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 2021-01-17 12:02 

The Nashua Telegraph

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Delegation announces $575,000 to help expand career pathways opportunities in New Hampshire...

WASHINGTON U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan, a member of the Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee, and Senator Jeanne Shaheen, along with Representati...

 2021-01-17 12:02 

The Nashua Telegraph

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Statehouses, US capital brace for potentially violent week...

The threat of extremist groups descending on state capitals in a series of demonstrations Sunday prompted governors to roll out a massive show of force and impl...

 2021-01-17 12:02 

The Nashua Telegraph

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Humane Society provides update on rescued animals from Hudson...

On August 13, 2019, the Humane Society for Greater Nashua and the Hudson Police Department rescued 30 animals; an assortment of cats, guinea pigs, chickens and...

 2021-01-17 12:02 

The Nashua Telegraph

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New Hampshire mask mandate being extended...

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Gov. Chris Sununu is extending New Hampshire's mask mandate, citing the state's high coronavirus case rates, hospitalizations and fatalit...

 2021-01-17 12:02 

The Nashua Telegraph

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Betty White marks 99th birthday today...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — True to form, Betty White has something impish to say about her birthday Sunday....

 2021-01-17 12:02 

The Nashua Telegraph

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Wind, rain, heavy snow batter New England, eastern Canada...

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — A storm lashed parts of New England and eastern Canada on Saturday with heavy rain, snow and wind, leading to power outages and slick r...

 2021-01-17 12:02 

The Nashua Telegraph

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Hospital company leaders get vaccinations while seniors wait...

Coronavirus developments across New England: ___ CONNECTICUT A state Department of Health employee says he was fired after questioning the department's au...

 2021-01-17 12:02 

The Nashua Telegraph

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PPP now re-opens to small lenders; all lenders on Jan. 19...

The U.S. Small Business Administration, in consultation with the U.S. Treasury Department, will re-open the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan portal to PPP...

 2021-01-17 11:51 

WMUR

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Vice President-elect Kamala Harris to be sworn in by Justice Sonia Sotomayor at inauguration...

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be sworn in by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor on Wednesday, a history-making event in which the first Black, South Asian and female vice president will take her oath of office from the first Latina justice....

 2021-01-17 11:13 

WMUR

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Watch: Snow showers for parts of the state today...

Snow shower activity continues in the White Mountains and North Country Sunday....

 2021-01-17 11:10 

WMUR

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Montana trooper rescues driver from car submerged in icy river...

A Montana Highway Patrol trooper is being praised for his heroic actions after pulling a driver from her submerged vehicle in the icy Yellowstone River....

 2021-01-17 11:02 

The Nashua Telegraph

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Emergency declaration to last into next fiscal year...

CONCORD — The federal state of emergency due to the coronavirus pandemic is expected to be extended for the remainder of the 2021 fiscal year, state lawmakers...

 2021-01-17 11:02 

The Nashua Telegraph

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Hassan greets N.H. National Guard members at Joint Base Andrews ahead of inauguration...

WASHINGTON U.S. Senator Maggie Hassan greeted members of the New Hampshire Army and Air National Guard upon their arrival at Joint Base Andrews in Maryland...

 2021-01-17 11:02 

The Nashua Telegraph

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19 deaths, 483 new COVID-19 cases Saturday...

CONCORD The state Department of Health and Human Services announced 483 new positive test results for COVID-19 and 19 deaths Saturday for a current PCR test...

 2021-01-17 11:02 

The Nashua Telegraph

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State Rep stripped of assignment over post critical of Troy Police chief...

CONCORD State Rep. Rosemarie Rung, D-Merrimack, has been stripped of her committee assignment by Republican House Speaker Sherman Packard because of her soc...

 2021-01-17 11:00 

The Sun Journal

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Leonard Pitts Jr.: But he wasn't Black...

Trump leaves behind him an America in chaos, divisions deeper than living eyes have ever seen. But he was not Black. So one presumes you're satisfied. The post Leonard Pitts Jr.: But he wasn't Black appeared first on Lewiston Sun Journal ....

 2021-01-17 10:10 

WMUR

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Teen getting back in the saddle after suffering brain injury in bull riding accident...

Lukasey Morris was knocked unconscious and suffered two brain bleeds and severe swelling. Doctors were unsure if he'd ever ride again....

 2021-01-17 10:02 

The Sun Journal

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Brother returns to hometown with lots of family baggage...

DEAR ABBY: My brother, who lives 1,000 miles away, is thinking of moving back to our hometown to be around family and "start over." I love him. He's not a bad person, but he was a terrible father. He is now a widower, and he suffers from depre...

 2021-01-17 10:00 

The Sun Journal

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ARIES: Take the high road, and you will come out on top...

CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Michelle Obama, 57; Jim Carrey, 59; Steve Harvey, 64; Betty White, 99. Happy Birthday: A creative approach to money, possessions and health matters will improve your way of life. Setting up your environment to cater to your n...

 2021-01-17 10:00 

The Sun Journal

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Sports on TV: Sunday, January 17, 2021...

(All times Eastern) Schedule subject to change and/or blackouts COLLEGE BASKETBALL (MEN'S) 12 p.m. CBS — Iowa at Northwestern 1 p.m. BTN — Penn State at Purdue 2 p.m. ESPNU — Central Florida at Houston 2:30 p.m. NBCSN — Massach...

 2021-01-17 09:00 

The Sun Journal

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School nurses on the front lines of fighting COVID-19 and keeping schools open...

Between contact tracing, testing and educational outreach, they are taking on new duties essential to keeping schools open this year. The post School nurses on the front lines of fighting COVID-19 and keeping schools open appeared first on Lewiston Sun Jo...

 2021-01-17 09:00 

The Sun Journal

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Riders anxious to get out on Maine's snowmobile trails...

With snowmobile sales spiking during the pandemic, this could be one of the biggest seasons yet if the weather cooperates. The post Riders anxious to get out on Maine's snowmobile trails appeared first on Lewiston Sun Journal ....

 2021-01-17 09:00 

The Sun Journal

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Maine blazes workplace trail with earned paid leave requirement...

A new law that took effect this year covers an estimated 85 percent of the workforce and allows workers to earn up to five days of paid time off each year. The post Maine blazes workplace trail with earned paid leave requirement appeared first on Lewiston...

 2021-01-17 09:00 

The Sun Journal

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Cape Elizabeth teen is youngest skier on World Cup ski cross tour...

Stuart Whittier, 19, is competing in Europe for the U.S. team in a sport that combines elements of freestyle skiing with traditional Alpine events. The post Cape Elizabeth teen is youngest skier on World Cup ski cross tour appeared first on Lewiston Sun J...

 2021-01-17 09:00 

The Sun Journal

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Thirsty for breakfast?...

The Thirsty Pig launches a breakfast service that reflects what people are eating now. The post Thirsty for breakfast? appeared first on Lewiston Sun Journal ....

 2021-01-17 09:00 

The Sun Journal

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UNE students lend a vital hand to Deer Isle nursing home hit hard by COVID...

The partnership helped the home fill vital shifts as virus-stricken staffers isolated at home while offering future nurses and doctors an opportunity for intimate, hands-on experience during the pandemic. The post UNE students lend a vital hand to Deer Is...

 2021-01-17 09:00 

The Sun Journal

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Nursing home staff shortages escalate to crisis levels...

As the number of COVID-19 infections explodes in Maine, a third of the state's 93 elder-care facilities are reporting unfilled positions. The post Nursing home staff shortages escalate to crisis levels appeared first on Lewiston Sun Journal ....

 2021-01-17 09:00 

The Sun Journal

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Capitol riot, threats of violence echo Maine's 'Great Count-Out'...

Civil War hero Joshua Chamberlain came to the rescue, risking his own safety to keep peace as armed Republicans surrounded the State House claiming the 1879 gubernatorial election had been stolen. The post Capitol riot, threats of violence echo Maine'...

 2021-01-17 05:00 

The Sun Journal

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Charles Nero: King's vision realized when all can sing 'My county 'tis of thee sweet land of liberty'...

"When (King) refers to, 'My country tis of thee,' he's calling on that tradition, America's hymn, that African Americans must be included in America for their freedom and democracy and justice to have meaning," the Bates College pr...

 2021-01-17 05:00 

The Sun Journal

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Sen. Richard Bennett and Rep. Nicole Grohoski: Kick Hydro-Quebec out of Maine's elections...

Hydro-Quebec's main mission isn't to save our environment from global warming. In fact, six of its reservoirs are ranked in the top quarter of the world's biggest carbon emitting hydro facilities. Rather, Hydro-Quebec's mission is to doubl...

 2021-01-17 05:00 

The Sun Journal

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Why 'free speech' needs a new definition in the age of the internet and Trump tweets...

Freedom of speech emerged as a concept after the invention of the printing press, and that's worth revisiting in the context of social media and Trump's presidency. The post Why 'free speech' needs a new definition in the age of the intern...

 2021-01-17 05:00 

The Sun Journal

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Spencer Emerson: 'Part of Dr. King's words are coming to life'...

L-A native, teacher and football coach says, however, the American Dream in King's speech will be difficult to attain until the great disparity in each American's "starting point" is addressed. The post Spencer Emerson: 'Part of Dr. Ki...

 2021-01-17 05:00 

The Sun Journal

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Cheryl Townsend Gilkes: 'The Black Lives movement is still dramatizing shameful conditions.'...

"Dr. King was in the process of working on the Poor People's Campaign, making poverty across racial lines an issue, recognizing that poverty in a land of plenty was a problem," Cheryl Townsend Gilkes said. "He was still working on it when ...

 2021-01-17 05:00 

The Sun Journal

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Mainers reflect on Dr. King's 'I Have a Dream' speech...

We asked eight Mainers to read parts of Dr. King's immortal "I Have a Dream" speech, and share their thoughts on how his words resonate with them today. The post Mainers reflect on Dr. King's 'I Have a Dream' speech appeared first ...

 2021-01-17 05:00 

The Sun Journal

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Leslie Hill: The context of 'freedom' has shifted since the 1960s...

Leslie Hill, the now-retired professor emerita of politics at Bates College in Lewiston, saw Dr. King speak when she was 13. She spoke to the Sun Journal about what the climax to King's 'I Have a Dream' speech meant, and its reverberations tod...

 2021-01-17 05:00 

The Sun Journal

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In a word: The phonetic alphabet and the silent treatment...

When we want to pronounce a word, it's usually pretty straightforward. As long as it isn't one of those longwinded scientific or technical terms, we either already know how to say the word or we can figure it out pretty easily by using the standar...

 2021-01-17 05:00 

The Sun Journal

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Rich Lowry: The Flight 93 Post-Election...

President Donald Trump finally did what the foremost metaphor associated with his political rise would have suggested he plowed his plane into the ground. The post Rich Lowry: The Flight 93 Post-Election appeared first on Lewiston Sun Journal ....

 2021-01-17 05:00 

The Sun Journal

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Cartoon for Sunday, Jan. 17...

The post Cartoon for Sunday, Jan. 17 appeared first on Lewiston Sun Journal ....

 2021-01-17 04:05 

WMUR

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The week ahead: 3 stories to watch...

MLK Day, Inauguration Day and more. Here's what to know for the week ahead....

 2021-01-17 03:27 

WMUR

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Pregnant Bindi Irwin shares tribute to her late father Steve...

Bindi Irwin, the daughter of the late...

 2021-01-17 02:51 

WMUR

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Biden to prioritize legal status for millions of immigrants...

President-elect Joe Biden will announce legislation his first day in office that provides a path to citizenship for millions of immigrants in the U.S. illegally....

 2021-01-17 02:49 

Valley News

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Local roundup: Hanover, Lebanon girls hockey get to play after all...

WEST LEBANON — John Dodds doesn't know how many games his Hanover High girls hockey team will play this season, and he isn't exactly sure the next time they will play a home game.But on Saturday night at Campion Rink, the 16th-year coach was...

 2021-01-17 02:49 

Valley News

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First Person: Windsor senior duo ready to play, still waiting...

WINDSOR — Vermont winter high school sports aren't on pause anymore, but the road back to playing indoors still seems a ways away. Student-athletes have gone through ups and downs this season because of the coronavirus pandemic. Basketball playe...

 2021-01-17 02:44 

Valley News

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With increase in Vt. and federal push from Biden, NH's minimum wage in the spotlight...

WEST LEBANON — The minimum wage suddenly looks like it will receive maximum attention.With the White House and both chambers of Congress all soon to be under control of Democrats for the first time in 10 years, increasing the federal minimum wage &m...

 2021-01-17 02:42 

Valley News

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Out & About: Wildlife-watching in a winter wonderland...

Lately, I've been paying more attention to the ground — the snow-covered ground, that is.Outside my window, I often see indistinguishable tracks in the snow. I've probably seen them in years past but never given them much thought. But with m...

 2021-01-17 02:40 

Valley News

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Bottom line: Mascoma Valley could soon be high in fiber with new internet provider...

The Mascoma Valley was once described as a "food desert" because of the lack of fresh produce markets in the surrounding communities. Some might also have added "internet wasteland" because of uneven high-speed availability.But, just like ...

 2021-01-17 02:38 

Valley News

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Dartmouth's campuswide ban on tobacco earns praise, criticism...

HANOVER — Dartmouth College's announcement last week of a new policy prohibiting the use of tobacco products on campus has received mixed reviews from members of the Dartmouth community.The policy, which goes into effect on March 18, bans smokin...

 2021-01-17 02:36 

Valley News

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Jim Kenyon: Thetford's public works director needs to be directed out of public work...

I don't like to see anyone lose their job. (At least anyone not named Donald Trump.) That said, Thetford's public works director, Nathan Maxwell, needs to go.But the Thetford Selectboard lacks the backbone to fire Maxwell, who posted a couple of.....

 2021-01-17 02:34 

Valley News

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Vermont lawsuits, New Hampshire legislation part of renewed push for school choice...

The battle over whether public funding should follow students to private schools has reached a new phase in the Twin States.In Vermont, four families backed by a conservative legal organization have filed suit against the state and their public school......

 2021-01-17 02:15 

WMUR

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Bumble removed its political views filter after women reported Capitol rioters on the app to FBI...

A tweet by attorney Allison Norris about men who were at the Jan. 6 riots — and information relayed to the FBI — caught traction online....

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