New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Friday, Aug. 31, 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 207-772-4157. For up-to-the minute information on AP's coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.

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UPCOMING TOMORROW:

MEDICAID TO SCHOOLS

New Hampshire schools can now start getting federal money to provide mental health counseling, speech therapy and other services to more students. UPCOMING: 300 words by 10 a.m.

TOP STORIES:

DAIRY FARMERS LAWSUIT

Thousands of Northeast dairy farmers are receiving their share of a $50 million settlement, nearly nine years after the farmers filed a class-action lawsuit against a national dairy marketing cooperative. SENT: 330 words.

IN BRIEF:

LEGIONNAIRES' DISEASE: More cases of Legionnaires' disease in New Hampshire.

AFFORDABLE HOUSING: New Hampshire is getting $14 million to support efforts to expand affordable housing.

SEAL DEATHS: The federal government is declaring the deaths of hundreds of seals off the New England coast this summer to be an "unusual mortality event."

MULTISTATE BURGLARY RING: Massachusetts authorities say they have shut down a multistate ATM and vehicle theft ring run by a career criminal known as Willy Wonka or "the Chocolate Man."

DARTMOUTH COLLEGE-TRAFFIC LIGHT: Dartmouth College has proposed adding a new traffic signal as part of its $200 million campus expansion plan.

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