New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Wednesday, June 6, 2018.

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UPCOMING:

CRAB CONFERENCE

PORTLAND, Maine — If we eat them, will they go away?

That's the focus of a seafood summit in Portland on Wednesday that is tackling the subject of invasive green crabs. The crabs are a problem for New England shellfish because they are relentless predators of marketable species such as clams. By Patrick Whittle. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 400 words by 5 p.m.

IN BRIEF:

TEACHER ABSENCES: School officials in a new Hampshire town say they will investigate a why school staff absences have increased over 10 times as many as last year.

STATE FIRE MARSHAL: New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu is nominating Paul Parisi to serve as the state's next fire marshal.

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