AP-NH--New Hampshire News Digest 6 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Tuesday, Nov. 20, 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.
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HOSPITAL SHOOTING-MOTHER KILLED
NORTH HAVERHILL, N.H. — A man accused of killing his mother last year in a New Hampshire hospital intensive care unit has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity. Fifty-year-old Travis Frink appeared in Grafton County Superior Court Tuesday. A judge accepted his plea and committed him to the state prison’s secure psychiatric unit for up to five years. By Michael Casey. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 500 words by 6 p.m.
No one dreams of a white Thanksgiving, but back-to-back snowstorms could make that a reality for millions across the Northeast. The latest snowstorm created messy road conditions Tuesday across much of New England, and the wintry outlook continues throughout the week. The forecast calls for snowsqualls Wednesday, the busiest travel day of the year, and extreme cold and blustery conditions on Thanksgiving Day. By David Sharp. SENT: 315 words.
TRACTOR TRAILER CRASH: New Hampshire State Police believe speed contributed to a tractor trailer crash on a snow-covered Interstate 89.
FINANCIAL ADVISER-ORDER: A lawyer representing a financial adviser in Maine accused of spending over $200,000 of an investor’s money on real estate deals and a cannabis business says his client “categorically denies” the allegations.
PIERCE’S BIRTHDAY: The nation’s only president from New Hampshire is being remembered in honor of his 214th birthday.
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