New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Friday, Aug. 10, 2018.

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PORTLAND, Maine — Union officials are tallying contract votes by Consolidated Communications workers across Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. Pete McLaughlin, co-chair of the bargaining team, said final votes by International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers were cast Thursday in Machias and Presque Isle in Maine. SENT: 130 words. Will be updated.


MEDICAL CENTER-SICKENED STAFFERS: A New Hampshire medical center has been evacuated as a precaution after ten staff members suddenly fell ill.

HEALTH CLUB-VIOLATIONS: New Hampshire's attorney general's office has accused a health club owner of failing to register the business with the state, seeking memberships for longer than a year, and other violations.


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