AP-NH--New Hampshire News Digest 6 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Friday, July 6, 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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PROTECTING COVERED BRIDGES
THETFORD, Vt. — A small Vermont town is working to protect one of its most prized community symbols, a 19th Century covered bridge, an engineering relic that is a key part of the local road network that wasn’t designed for heavy, modern vehicles and inattentive drivers. By Wilson Ring. UPCOMING: 600 words, photos.
CHILD PORNOGRAPHY-CONVICTION OVERTURNED
CONCORD, N.H. — Police who found a man viewing adult pornography in his car didn’t have probable cause to search his computer and phone for child pornography despite seeing images of girls in sundresses and cheerleader outfits, the state Supreme Court ruled Friday. By Holly Ramer. SENT: 285 words.
FATAL CRASH: Police have identified two men who died in a three-vehicle crash in Belmont, New Hampshire.
JUDGE-FELONY: A former New Hampshire judge who admitted he wrote fake evaluations of himself and attempted to defraud the state retirement system has been disbarred.
STATE EMPLOYEES-RAISES: Nearly 8,000 state workers are seeing more money in their paychecks this week.
DRUGS-SHOEBOX: Police in New Hampshire say they found a man carrying more than $22,000 worth of drugs he was planning to sell in a shoebox.
DOMESTIC ASSAULT-SUSPECT: Police in New Hampshire say a man fled the scene of a reported domestic assault and was arrested in a nearby town.
POLICE OFFICER-SHOOTING: A 29-year-old man who was injured in a shooting involving New Hampshire police officers has been charged with criminal threatening.
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