BC-NH--New Hampshire News Digest 1:30 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Monday, Dec. 31, 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 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A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change.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
SHEA-PORTER LOOKS BACK
CONCORD, N.H. _ The first woman elected to Congress from New Hampshire is leaving office, but says she plans to remain as active as ever in politics. Four-term Democrat Carol Shea-Porter, who decided not to seek re-election in the 1st District, will be succeeded by Democrat Chris Pappas this week. By Holly Ramer. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 500 words by 5 p.m. AP photo planned.
FIRE-FORMER HOTEL: The New Hampshire Fire Marshal’s office has been called to investigate a fire that burned down a former hotel and restaurant in Twin Mountain.
GAS PRICES: Gas prices are still on their way down in northern New England.
CRAB FISHING: Federal fishing managers are holding the line on the quota for a commercial important species of crab that is fished off of the East Coast.
SNOWMOBILE COLLISION: Authorities say two snowmobilers have been hurt in a collision on a northern New Hampshire trail.
WINTER WEATHER: New Year’s revelers in northern New England should be prepared for some snow.
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