AP-NH--New Hampshire News Digest 6 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Friday, Aug. 10, 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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GOVERNORS AND PREMIERS
New England governors and Canadian premiers are going to be holding a three-day meeting beginning in the Vermont resort town of Stowe where they will be discussing issues important in both countries. By Wilson Ring. UPCOMING: 400 words by 2 p.m.
PORTLAND, Maine — Two unions representing about 1,000 Consolidated Communication workers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont have approved three-year contracts, their first under Illinois-based company, officials said Friday. By David Sharp. SENT: 460 words.
NORTHERN PASS: Eversource has appealed the rejection of its Northern Pass transmission line proposal to the New Hampshire Supreme Court.
TRUMP-GRANITE BLOCK DESTROYED: First his Hollywood star, now his New Hampshire granite.
SCHOOL BUS-CRASH: Authorities say children were injured when their school bus veered off an interstate and crashed into trees in New Hampshire.
STATE SENATOR-DOMESTIC VIOLENCE: A New Hampshire state senator is pleading not guilty to assault and domestic violence charges.
SPACE STATION-QUESTIONS: Visitors to the McAuliffe-Shepard Discovery Center in Concord got a chance to see children ask an astronaut at the International Space Station about brushing his teeth, being weightless, and his favorite space food.
MEDICAL CENTER-SICKENED STAFFERS: A New Hampshire medical center has been evacuated as a precaution after ten staff members suddenly fell ill.
CREDIT CARD FRAUD: A New Hampshire woman has been sentenced to five years of probation for defrauding her Vermont employer of more than $70,000.
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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