BC-NH--New Hampshire News Digest 1:30 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Sunday, Feb. 3, 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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
AIR GUARD TANKER
NEWINGTON, N.H. _ The New Hampshire Air National Guard is set to become the first guard unit in the country to receive the Air Force’s new aerial refueling tanker, the KC-46A Pegasus. 300 words.
HARTFORD, Conn. _ Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker wants Connecticut to help his administration collect millions of dollars in unpaid highway tolls, calling for a reciprocity agreement with neighboring state officials. But the Republican may have to wait to see whether 2019 is the year Connecticut lawmakers finally vote to implement some form of tolling. By Susan Haigh.
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SHUTDOWN-FOREST: Now that the partial government shutdown is over, White Mountain National Forest crews are taking care of removing hard-packed snow from trailhead parking lots and freeing frozen-shut restroom doors.
SCHOLARSHIPS-ENGINEERING: A new scholarship fund will distribute more than $100,000 annually to New Hampshire engineering students.
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