AP-NH--New Hampshire News Digest 1:30 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Sunday, Jan. 7, 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.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
MERRIMACK, N.H. — It’s been a billion-dollar lottery weekend after a lone Powerball ticket sold in New Hampshire matched all six numbers and will claim a $570 million jackpot, one day after another single ticket sold in Florida nabbed a $450 million Mega Millions grand prize. SENT: 300 words.
NEW YORK — The bitter cold that followed a massive East Coast snowstorm should begin to lessen as temperatures inch up and climb past freezing next week, weather forecasters said. SENT: 300 words, photos.
ROOFS SNOW: New Hampshire’s state fire marshal says with the recent snow and wind, there’s greater urgency to clear roofs of excessive snow and ice.
LOBSTER FISHING: Fishing regulators are holding public hearings about potential changes to lobster and crab fishing rules in states up and down the East Coast.
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