BC-NH--New Hampshire News Digest, 6 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Sunday, May 19, 2019.
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. 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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.
For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org
DEADLY WRONG-WAY CRASH
BURLINGTON, Vt. _ Closing arguments are expected in the trial of a Vermont man facing murder charges in the deaths of five teenagers after he drove the wrong way on Interstate 89.
LUNCH LADY-JOB LOST
CANAAN, N.H. _ The plight of a fired school cafeteria worker in New Hampshire has caught the attention of award-winning chef José Andrés. Bonnie Kimball was fired by a food supply vendor for Mascoma Valley Regional High School in Canaan on March 28, a day after giving a free lunch to a student who couldn’t pay. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 350 words by 4 p.m.
HONOR FLIGHTS-VETERANS: An organization that brings the United States’ most senior veterans to see the memorials and monuments in Washington, D.C., transported its 2,000th veteran in New England this weekend.
INJURED HIKER: New Hampshire authorities say a search and rescue team member hiking on his own time helped rescue a woman who injured herself while hiking in the White Mountains.
WHITE MOUNTAINS EXHIBIT: A new museum exhibit will showcase the grand hotels that once were commonplace in the White Mountains.
MEASLES-NEW HAMPSHIRE: Public health officials say a child has been diagnosed with measles in New Hampshire and may have exposed others to infection at three locations in Keene last week.
SCENIC RAILROAD-ECONOMIC IMPACT: An analysis says the Hobo & Winnipesaukee Scenic Railroad in New Hampshire accounts for more than $17.4 million in total economic impact annually.
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