AP-NH--New Hampshire News Digest 6 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Sunday, June 10, 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
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DARTMOUTH COMMENCEMENT-MINDY KALING
Dartmouth College alum, actress and comedian Mindy Kaling took shots at Donald Trump as she delivered the college’s commencement address. SENT: 530 words, photo.
PINE BEETLE-NORTHERN FORESTS
A beetle that has killed millions of acres of pines in southern forests is munching its way north, and new research suggests its tree-killing prowess could be magnified in cooler climes. SENT: 672 words, photo.
Police said a crash that killed four people in Berwick on Saturday afternoon happened when a driver lost control following an improper pass and slid into the path of another car. SENT: 240 words.
MAYFLOWER ANNIVERSARY-ELM TREES: A group that’s helped plant hundreds of thousands of disease-resistant American Liberty elm trees in communities nationwide is encouraging tree memorials at schools in honor of the 400th anniversary of the signing of the Mayflower Compact in 2020.
LOON PROTECTION: New Hampshire is paying fishermen to give up lead fishing tackle in an attempt to protect loons from poisoning.
STATE PRIMARY-FILING PERIOD: The filing period for the 2018 election cycle is underway in New Hampshire.
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