AP-NH--New Hampshire News Digest 6 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Wednesday Nov. 7, 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.
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ELECTION 2018-LEGISLATURE-NEW HAMPSHIRE
CONCORD, N.H. — New Hampshire doesn’t have an official state dessert, but maybe after Tuesday’s elections, it should be the banana split. Though Republican Gov. Chris Sununu won a second term, he and the leaders of both political party organizations said control of the state House, Senate and Executive Council all have flipped from Republican to Democratic control. The Associated Press has not yet called multiple races. By Holly Ramer. SENT: 545 words.
ELECTION 2018-NEW HAMPSHIRE-HOUSE
CONCORD, N.H. — Democratic U.S. Rep. Annie Kuster of New Hampshire says she is optimistic that bipartisan deals can be struck on immigration reform and infrastructure spending when her party takes control of the House next year.By Michael Casey. SENT: 130 words.UPCOMING: 400 words by 6 p.m.
SHRIMP SHUTDOWN: Fishing regulators are collecting the final comments from the public before deciding whether New England’s shrimp fishery should remain closed for another year.
CRASH AT DMV: New Hampshire authorities say a vehicle has crashed into the entrance of the state Division of Motor Vehicles in Concord.
ELECTION 2018-STATE SENATOR-NEW HAMPSHIRE: A New Hampshire state senator facing domestic violence charges has lost his bid for a fourth term.
HUNTER FOUND: Rescuers in New Hampshire have come to the aid of a hunter who lost his way and prepared to spend the night in the woods.
WOMAN RUN OVER: New Hampshire police say a woman was seriously injured at a polling location when a car backed over her.
ADVOCACY GROUP-AWARD: A founder of a group formed after high levels of industrial chemicals were found in drinking water at the former Pease Air Force base in Portsmouth.
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