AP-NH--New Hampshire News Digest 1:30 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Wednesday, Aug. 22, 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.
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NASHUA, N.H. — A man from Canada awaiting a fourth trial in the 1988 slayings of two New Hampshire women is scheduled for a plea and sentencing hearing. Anthony Barnaby was brought from Canada to face murder charges in the stabbing deaths. Co-defendant David Caplin pleaded guilty in February to two counts of second-degree murder and received 20 to 40 years in prison. By Michael Casey. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 500 words by 6 p.m., photos.
HIT AND RUN-SENTENCE: A New Hampshire woman on a newspaper delivery route has been sentenced to at least a year in prison for a hit-and-run at a convenience store that killed an employee.
HERRING FISHING CUTBACK: The federal government is cutting back the East Coast herring fishery by millions of pounds because of concerns about the status of the important little fish’s population.
BORDER CHECKPOINT: Authorities say the U.S. Border Patrol conducted another immigration security checkpoint in northern New Hampshire.
MANFORT-NEW HAMPSHIRE: Members of New Hampshire’s Democratic Congressional delegation say the investigation led by Special Counsel Robert Mueller needs to continue without interference following the conviction of President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman and guilty plea from his former personal lawyer.
SHOOTING DEATH-ARREST: New Hampshire police say a woman has been charged with firing a gun and killing a man inside of an apartment.
DARTMOUTH PROFESSOR-PLAGIARISM CLAIMS: A Dartmouth College professor has been accused of plagiarizing other professors.
CHURCHES-IMMIGRANT WALK: Two New Hampshire groups are sponsoring a 40-mile “Solidarity Walk for Immigrant Justice” from an Immigration and Customs Enforcement facility in Manchester to another in Dover to mirror the trip of an immigrant who is detained.
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