AP-NH--New Hampshire News Coverage Advisory 8:30 am, NH
Jul. 11, 2018
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Wednesday, July 11, 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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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ONLINE SALES TAX-SPECIAL SESSION
GREENFIELD, N.H. — Republican Gov. Chris Sununu is formally requesting a special Legislative session to protect New Hampshire's tax advantage, but some Democrats are pushing for more. Sununu on Wednesday plans to ask the Executive Council to approve the session so lawmakers can respond to a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling regarding online shopping. Though New Hampshire doesn't have a sales tax, the ruling could force its businesses to collect taxes for other states By Holly Ramer. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 400 words by 5 p.m.
ACID RAIN-TREE RECOVERY
STOWE, Vt. — The gray trunks of red spruce trees killed by acid rain once heavily scarred the mountain forests of the Northeast. Now those forests are mostly green, with the crowns of red spruce peeking out of the canopy and saplings thriving below. A main reason, scientists say, is a government-enforced reduction in the kind of air pollution that triggers acid rain. By Lisa Rathke. SENT: words, photos.
SUMMER STORM:A thunderstorm has knocked down trees and damaged some homes in parts of Maine and New Hampshire.
BODY FOUND-NEW HAMPSHIRE: The New Hampshire attorney general's office says the body of a man has been found off the side of a road in Rindge.
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