New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Monday, Aug. 20, 2018.

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SEABROOK, N.H. — Two swimmers struggling in dangerous currents at New Hampshire's Seabrook Beach have died, despite the efforts of a first responders and a good Samaritan. UPCOMING: 300 words by 5 p.m.


BRIDGE WIDENING: Officials are looking to expand a bridge that connects Vermont and New Hampshire to allow all-terrain vehicles and snowmobiles to cross.

DEATHS-INVESTIGATION: New Hampshire's attorney general says his office is investigating the deaths of two adults in Dover.

RIVER-DROWNING: New Hampshire authorities have recovered the body of a 31-year-old man who had been swimming in the Ammonoosuc River with family.

MARINE-LOST AT SEA: The United States military has identified a Marine lost at sea off the coast of the Philippines as a New Hampshire native.

WATER INFRASTRUCTURE: New Hampshire will receive a $16 million grant to improve water infrastructure and ensure the supply of clean drinking water.


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