AP-NH--New Hampshire News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Wednesday, Aug. 8, 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.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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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GUIDANCE COUNSELOR-SEX ASSAULT
BRISTOL, N.H. — A New Hampshire school guidance counselor who spoke in support of a colleague who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a student has resigned. Nearly two dozen educators and others attended a July 9 sentencing on behalf of 39-year-old guidance counselor Kristie Torbick, who pleaded guilty to four counts of felonious sexual assault against an Exeter High School student and was sentenced to 2 1/2 to five years in prison. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 250 words by noon.
SEVERE WEATHER-MAINE: Utility crews are restoring power to hundreds of homes and businesses that lost power during severe thunderstorms in Maine.
SNHU-ESPORTS TEAM: Southern New Hampshire University is launching a varsity esports program this fall.
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