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1 hr ago | SeacoastOnline

ACA working well despite Republican sabotage

There has been a lot of positive news lately about the Affordable Care Act, both nationally and here in New Hampshire.


Related Topix: Healthcare Law, Law, US Governors, Opinion

6 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

Eddie Edwards touts transparency in state rep race

Former Liquor Commission Chief Eddie Edwards says he's ready to get to work, serving New Hampshire residents as state representative serving District 4. Senate District 4 serves Barrington, Rollinsford, Somersworth and Dover.


Related Topix: Somersworth, NH, Dover, NH, Rollinsford, NH, US Governors, Healthcare Law, Law

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Brandon Ross: A sure-fire way to eradicate NH's 'spice' problem

ALMOST 50 New Hampshire residents overdosed on "spice" last week. Spice is the street name for toxic potpourri products - labeled "not for human consumption" - that some people nonetheless smoke for a cheap, legal high.


Related Topix: Drugs, US Governors, Theater, Arts, Marijuana, Prison, Opinion

New Hampshire Public Radio -

Hassan, Havenstein Running Close In Gubernatorial Money Race

Thanks to nearly $1.5 million from his own pocket, Republican candidate for governor Walt Havenstein is keeping pace in the race for campaign money with Democratic incumbent Maggie Hassan.


Related Topix: US Governors, John Lynch

The Miami Herald

Governor: Grocery chain fight at 'critical point'

Gov. Deval Patrick said Wednesday he was hopeful that a family fight over the Market Basket grocery store chain that has sparked an employee walkout and a customer boycott can be resolved soon.


Related Topix: Deval Patrick, US Governors

CBS 3 Springfield

New England govs' regional energy effort in doubt

A nearly yearlong effort by New England's governors to address the region's soaring energy costs has been put on hold.


Related Topix: Deval Patrick, Peter Shumlin, Holyoke, MA, Springfield, MA

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

You Shouldn't Need a Scandal to Learn Your Governor's Name

Everyone knows the socially responsible thing to do these days is to buy local groceries.


Related Topix: Chris Christie

Market Basket workers anxious to end standoff

Market Basket customer Leah Kraatz, seen Tuesday outside the store in Manchester, has been picketing daily.


Related Topix: Manchester, NH, Epping, NH, Tilton, NH, US Governors, Londonderry, NH

Manchester stores allowed to reopen after spice outbreak

One by one on Tuesday, representatives from the three businesses sat before the aldermanic Administration Committee and promised not to sell "any type of product commonly known as 'spice,'" and further defined last week by Gov. Maggie Hassan.


Related Topix: Manchester, NH, US Governors, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Nashua Telegraph

A flashlight and a vote

One of the things people hate about Washington is the way Congress passes laws that apply to everyone else, but make themselves exempt.


Related Topix: US News, Scott Brown, US Senate, Republican, US Governors, Opinion

Tue Aug 19, 2014


Family says they've never been prouder of James Foley

Family and friends of James Foley say they are stunned at claims from ISIS that members executed the New Hampshire journalist.


Related Topix: Rochester, NH, US Governors

New Hampshire Public Radio -

Manchester Stores Allowed To Reopen After Being Closed For Suspected Connection To Overdoses

The three Manchester stores that were closed last week in the wake of the synthetic marijuana overdoses have been allowed to reopen.


Related Topix: Drugs, US Governors


Gov. Hassan: Business taxes hurting budget

Gov. Maggie Hassan said she believes changes made by the last Legislature to business taxes may be hurting the state's budget.


Related Topix: US Governors, Newmarket, NH, Portsmouth, NH

NBC Washington

GOP Staffer in Chicken Suit Faces Charges After Clucking at NH Governor, Senator

A GOP state committee staff member has been charged with disorderly conduct after heckling New Hampshire Senator Jeanne Shaheen and Governor Maggie Hassan at this past Saturday's Old Home Day parade.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, US Governors


Overdoses spark police warning on synthetic pot

Gov. Maggie Hassan declared a state of emergency Thursday after numerous overdoses and serious medical reactions throughout the state this week were linked to the use of synthetic marijuana.


Related Topix: US Governors, Drugs, Marijuana, Manchester, NH, Seabrook, NH

Manchester judge: Open store that sold spice

A judge today ordered city officials to allow the owner of a convenience store that had sold a dangerous brand of synthetic marijuana to reopen.


Related Topix: Manchester, NH, US Governors

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Concord Monitor

N.H. breaks ground on new Concord women's prison

About 100 people, including Gov. Maggie Hassan and several state legislators, gathered yesterday behind the Concord state prison to mark a moment more than 20 years in the making: the ground-breaking for New Hampshire's first permanent, all-inclusive women's prison.


Related Topix: Concord, NH, US Governors, State Prisons, Prison, Goffstown, NH, Bedford, NH

Daily Journal

Governors step into New England supermarket feud

As an employee revolt at a New England grocery store chain headed into its fifth week, the governors of Massachusetts and New Hampshire took the unusual step of personally stepping into negotiations aimed at ending a standoff threatening the future of the popular low-priced supermarkets.


Related Topix: Deval Patrick, US Governors

WCAX-TV Burlington

NH Gop staffer arrested for disorderly conduct

A 23-year-old New Hampshire Republican Party staffer who police say harassed two top Democratic officeholders during a parade faces a September court date on a charge of disorderly conduct.


Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Democrat, Senator Jeanne Shaheen, Londonderry, NH, US Governors

WMUR-TV Manchester

New women's prison to take different approach to rehabilitation

Gov. Maggie Hassan and other New Hampshire officials held a groundbreaking ceremony at the construction site of the long-awaited women's prison.


Related Topix: US Governors, Goffstown, NH