BC-NH--New Hampshire News Digest 1:30 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019.
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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org
CONCORD, N.H. _ Gov. Chris Sununu announces a partnership with the federal government to address the overprescribing and misuse of prescription opioids. Developing from 3:30 p.m. announcement.
SHAHEEN-DRUG COMPANY ADVERTISING: New Hampshire Democratic Sen. Jeanne Shaheen has introduced a bill that would prohibit pharmaceutical companies from claiming tax deductions for consumer advertising expenses.
ICE CASTLES: Hand-crafted ice castles are about to open again in New Hampshire.
KIDNAPPER MANHUNT: A Vermont man charged with kidnapping a woman and her son and later sexually assaulting the woman has been scheduled to appear in federal court in Burlington.
MENTAL HEALTH-TREATMENT CENTER: New Hampshire’s Executive Council has approved a $4.4 million contract to fund the state’s first 24-hour mental health treatment center.
ABUSE CHRONICLED: A Massachusetts man who took photos of himself sexually abusing a young girl and then traded them online has been sentenced to 35 years in prison.
RIVER RESCUE: Fire officials have helped rescue a woman who fell down an embankment near the Nashua River in New Hampshire.
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