BC-NH--New Hampshire News Digest, 1:30 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Monday, Dec. 24, 2018.
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New Hampshire. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the northern New England desk at 603-224-3327. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking news and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date
CONCORD, N.H. _ Concord Police officers have been surprising shoppers as they seek to spend a generous anonymous donation. The police department got $50,000 a few weeks ago to spend however it wanted to benefit the community. Officers have been showing up at grocery stores, Target, Walmart and downtown restaurants giving away $25 and $50 gift cards. SENT: 280 words.
POLICE-MENTAL HEALTH: New Hampshire police officers have a new resource for helping citizens in need of mental health and substance misuse services.
ICE KILLS WOMAN: Officials say falling ice struck and killed a Massachusetts woman who was hiking with her family in New Hampshire.
MARINE MAMMALS-PARTNERSHIP: The University of New Hampshire is partnering with the Seacoast Science Center to help determine what is causing the deaths of seals and other marine mammals found along the northern New England seacoast.
GAS PRICES: Gas prices are falling across norther New England as drivers head home for the holidays.
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