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Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: Trump supporters blame Congress for gridlock, urge unity

Obstructionist Democrats and Speaker Paul Ryan's inability so far to bring the Republican caucus together is a recipe for more gridlock, said Lou Gargiulo, a...

Sununu rivals assail Planned Parenthood vote in gubernatorial ...

Chris Sununu's rivals for the Republican nomination for governor assailed his vote for a Planned Parenthood contract, in one of a few heated exchanges during ...and...

Steady Austin Fox leads State Am

... he bogeyed 10 before parring out the rest of the way. His only birdie was on hole six. In the hunt to make the...

Ayotte files for re-election, questions Hassan's grasp of security

Republicans filing for state Senate on the first day were Leon Rideout of Lancaster for District 1, Brian Gallagher of Sanbornton in District 2, James...

Manchester's Michael Briggs Community Center gets $1M makeover

U.S. Sen. Kelly Ayotte brought a flag that has flown over the nation's Capitol to be raised over the building in honor of Briggs. When...

High School Track and Field: Milford relay sets mark

Milford's feat, which was done by runners Nicole McMorrow, Amy Arena, Olivia Rogeau and Viankah Williams, bested a time of 48.95 posted by the 1988...

Londonderry High School Invitational Track and Field Meet results

Bigelow, Colin, Pinkerton, 165-10; 3. Sullivan, Zachery ... Bedford (Sherwin, Philip; Kefier, Connor; Kenny, Aidan; Ryan, Sean) 8:31.56; 4. Milford (Hoffmann ... Bedford (Ryan, Sean;...

NHIAA Roundup: Pinkerton girls deal BG first loss

Bishop Guertin 3, Mascenic 0 : The Cardinals (3-8) were led by Parker Feltham (23 assists), Nate Newton (13 digs), Noah Tardif (nine kills), Caleb...

Executive Council declines to OK Griffin's nomination to Rail Transit Board

Department of Environmental Services Deputy Commissioner Clark Freise said 403 wells had been tested. To date, 189 test results have found that 56 wells had...

Manchester High School Central Honor Roll

GRADE 9: Hannah Autenrieth, Abigail Burns, Taylor Burwen, Brendon Bussiere, Chieko Cao, Annalina Christen, Sarah Dalton, Erin Davis, Sandra DeHut, Brianna DeVarney, Kori Ellis, Brooke...

Gatsas tours North Country, announces gubernatorial finance committee on Saturday

LITTLETON — Republican gubernatorial candidate Ted Gatsas toured the North Country on Saturday, accompanied by former State Sen. John Gallus, R-Berlin, one of the almost...

It's a matter of product labeling

Sen. Chuck Schumer worries that out-of-state special interests are going to steal New Hampshire's seat in the U.S. Senate away from him. ... Genuine Local,...

Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: Race for governor shaping up to be compelling contest

It's an open seat, with two-term Democrat Maggie Hassan running for U.S. Senate. Gatsas, should he jump in the race, would be vying against Executive...

Amy Manzelli: Busy mom is an attorney focused on the environment

Nashua lobbyists: Delegation not doing its job? If the 28 representatives and two senators representing Nashua at the State House are doing such a bad...

Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: Network's selection of debate participants draws fire

He's sympathetic to Paul, though, and has advocated for all the major candidates to be in the debates, with debates held back-to-back and with candidates...

Kasich files names of convention delegates

They are Bruce Berke, State Sen. David Boutin, Karen Cervantes, Paul Collins, Ed Dupont, Rep. Jack Flanagan, Linda Frawley, former Executive Councilor Ruth Griffin, Michele...

Kasich files names of convention delegates

They are Bruce Berke, State Sen. David Boutin, Karen Cervantes, Paul Collins, Ed Dupont, Rep. Jack Flanagan, Linda Frawley, former Executive Councilor Ruth Griffin, Michele...

Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: Kuster, Guinta vote to restrict Syrian refugees

Former U.S. Sen. John E. Sununu is state chairman. The co-chairs are Sen. David Boutin of Hooksett, Ed Dupont of Durham, Rep. Jack Flanagan, former...

As the 2016 race heats up, Sanders claims to be the consistent progressive

... at the New Hampshire Union Leader on Friday. At right is Publisher Joseph W. McQuaid. ... He served in the U.S. House of Representatives...

NHIAA Div. I Football Preview: Talent at the top

... Danny Flynn, RB/LB (Bedford); Tyler Furey, RB/DB (Timberlane); Casey Gervais, QB (Goffstown); Alex Gladu, OL/DL (Portsmouth); Joe Goudey, DL (Bishop Guertin); Nate Hall, RB/DB...

NHIAA Div. I Football Preview: Talent at the top

... Danny Flynn, RB/LB (Bedford); Tyler Furey, RB/DB (Timberlane); Casey Gervais, QB (Goffstown); Alex Gladu, OL/DL (Portsmouth); Joe Goudey, DL (Bishop Guertin); Nate Hall, RB/DB...

Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: GOP candidate Carly Fiorina blasts CNN debate process

“I believe we need someone with a proven record of bold, conservative leadership in the White House, and Gov. Walker is the only candidate in...

State budget hangs in summer doldrums

THE SKY is not falling as state government muddles through the summer without a two-year budget. In fact, it's pretty much business as usual in...

Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: Candidates continue to maneuver in NH

For Rubio, however, it's another in a series of methodical steps, however elemental, toward building a campaign with a long view. He's already lined up...

State House Dome: Smoking gun found by Law Warehouses?

Morse's decision to have Sen. Sharon Carson, R-Londonderry, lead a joint House-Senate investigation this summer comes in the wake of a $2.5 million settlement between...

Dave Solomon's Power Plays: No vote on Eversource settlement bill

It's already passed the Senate, and has the support of the governor's Director of Energy and Planning Meredith Hatfield. ... “I want to enjoy the...

Eversource power plant deal gets a little more support

In order to win over business, the team promoting the deal, led by Sen. Jeb Bradley, R-Wolfeboro, and Meredith Hatfield, director of the Governor's Office...

NHIAA Roundup: Hudson pitches Alvirne past Exeter

More Headlines · Fisher Cats complete sweep of Senators · Fleet Fields enjoying the journey with Fisher Cats ..... Taylor Robichaud, 8-0; Anitha Machupali (B)...

Politics and HHS: Wait, who cut nursing home funding?

Sen. Jeanie Forrester, R-Meredith, is the state senator who sponsored the bill in the Senate to restore Hassan's cuts. According to the Democratic Party, the...

State House Dome: Senate budget writers reworking House version

Senate President Chuck Morse, R-Salem, and Senate Finance Committee Chairman Jeanie Forrester, R-Meredith, were quick to say the Senate would return money to the rainy...

NHIAA Roundup: Five-run 10th inning lifts Salem baseball

Katrina Rivard went 2-for-3 and Ali Nelson tied the game with had a two-RBI single for the Lancers (1-3). Windham 14, Milford 8: In Milford,...

Are casino hopes coming to an end?

"After years of discussion we are in the final stages of completing divestiture whereby power distribution, companies will be prohibited from owning and operating generation...

College Hockey: Terriers survive late scare to make championship an all-Hockey ...

North Dakota got goals from centers Luke Johnson and Connor Gaarder and defenseman Troy Stecher, along with 23 saves from goalie Zane McIntyre, but could...

Cruz comment sparks a rhetorical inferno

Participants include state Department of Health and Human Services Commissioner Nicholas Toumpas, Tufts Health Freedom Plan President Brian Wells, and state Rep. Frank Kotowski, the...

Manchester Crimewatch: Police say men tried to conceal evidence

Chaput could enter no plea to the felony charge in Circuit Court, so a probable cause hearing was set for April 1, when a judge...

NHIAA Roundup: Trinity boys triumph; Astros, Central win

Teammates Jenoice Laniyan and Courtney O'Connell each had eight points. Jocelyn Chaput recorded a team-high eight points for Nashua South (1-3). Pinkerton 55, Winnacunnet 42:...

Car goes airborne, travels hundreds feet into woods in Sandown

Gordon said it appears the car left the roadway, went airborne for an estimated 50 feet, clipped a wooden fence and then landed in a...

Debate rule No. 1: Don't crash

Your question may be asked during the Granite State Debates, Monday, Oct. 27 to Thursday, Oct. 30, on WMUR and co-hosted by the New Hampshire...

Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: Bob Smith gets A+ from NH Firearms Coalition

IT WAS DESIGNED in a "tasteful way," state Sen. David Boutin, R-Hooksett, says about one of his recent campaign fliers. The mailer pictures two babies...

Dan Tuohy's Granite Status: Oh, Baby: State Senate races heat up

David Boutin, R-Hooksett, says about one of his recent campaign fliers. ... Freedom Concert: Senate Republican hopeful Bob Smith's campaign is bracing for a crowd...

State Sen. Forrester sees more work to be done if reelected in District 2

However, “I don't intend this to be a career for me.” Forrester noted that elected office is something every Granite Stater, if possible, should pursue.

John DiStaso's Granite Status: UNH benefactor Paul forming SuperPAC

The bulk of the funding will to be used to boost Innis, the former dean of the Paul College of Business and Economics, in his...

NHIAA preview: Boys' ice hockey races appear to be wide open

Division I: Ian Belliveau, G, Central; Glen Wiswell, F, St. Thomas; Erik Coburn, F, Londonderry; Noah Duplessis, F, Manchester Central Division II: Chris Fournier, F,...

NHIAA preview: Boys' ice hockey races appear to be wide open

Division I: Ian Belliveau, G, Central; Glen Wiswell, F, St. Thomas; Erik Coburn, F, Londonderry; Noah Duplessis, F, Manchester Central Division II: Chris Fournier, F,...