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Innovation, creativity at Maker Faire

DOVER, N.H. (AP) - A celebration focusing on resourcefulness, innovation, creativity and forward-thinking technology is taking place in Dover.

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Bush chief of staff touts Perry in New Hampshire

STRATHAM, N.H. (AP) - Texas GOP Gov. Rick Perry's swing through a key early presidential voting state continued Saturday with a boost from a Republican with direct ties to the Oval Office.

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2 men facing credit card fraud in Vermont

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Police in South Burlington, Vermont, say two men have been arrested on charges of using stolen credit cards to make thousands of dollars worth of purchases.

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Some growers win, some lose in Market Basket tiff

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Fallout from the Market Basket supermarket stalemate has been a mixed bag for farmers.

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Suggestions welcome for structures needing TLC

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - You could help save a historic New Hampshire structure that's doomed by dilapidation or disrepair with a few strokes of a pen or a keyboard.

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Democrats to vote on 2016 primary calendar plan

ATLANTA (AP) - Democrats are preparing to approve the 2016 presidential nominating calendar, setting the stage for a successor to President Barack Obama.

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Battery factory shooter seeks move

BENNINGTON, Vt. (AP) - A woman who shot and killed her boss at the Eveready Battery factory in 1991 wants to be moved to another psychiatric facility.

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Group organizes vigil for slain journalist

ROCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - A nonprofit group that brings humanitarian aid to people in Syria has organized a vigil in memory of slain journalist James Foley.

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Transmitters used to track sandpipers in Maine

WELLS, Maine (AP) - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is using tiny transmitters called "nano tags" to study shorebird migration patterns.

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Foreign students enroll at UVM in record numbers

BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - The University of Vermont is welcoming a record nearly 120 international students this fall.

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Success of Ice Bucket Challenge May Change Nonprofit World

New York -- The ice bucket challenge's phenomenal success is making other charitable organizations rethink how they connect with a younger generation of potential donors. Since the ALS Association began…

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As a Leader, Havenstein's Focus Is Teamwork

Alton, N.H. -- Sitting on a shelf in Walt Havenstein's home office is a gang, as they're called, of meerkats. "Do you know what a meerkat is?" he asks, pointing up to the cluster of small animals, sitting…

Today at 12:12AM
Lebanon Losing Its Priest

Lebanon -- The Rev. William Kaliyadan, the Indian-born priest who has led Sacred Heart Parish for 11 years while reaching out to the broader Lebanon community, is being transferred to a larger parish on…

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Lebanon Planning and Zoning Director Announces Departure

Lebanon -- After nearly three years on the job, the city's director of planning and zoning is leaving his post at the end of the month. Andrew Gast-Bray will return to Indianapolis, where he previously…

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Helen C. Skarin

South Newbury, N.H. -- Helen C. Skarin, 74, of South Newbury, died peacefully on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014, surrounded by the love of her family, many lifelong friends, and her new friends at the Courtyard…

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Philip M. Johnson

Burlington, Vt. -- Philip M. Johnson, 74, of Burlington formerly of Taftsville, Vt. died on Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2014, at Fletcher Allen Hospital following a courageous battle with cancer. Philip "Phil"…

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Birth Control Rule Revised

Washington -- The Obama administration issued a new rule Friday aimed at ending its years-long fight with religious groups over the part in its landmark health care law that requires companies to cover…

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Local & Regional Briefs: Saturday, Aug. 23

Woodstock, Chelsea Courthouses Celebrate Improvements Woodstock -- Two Upper Valley courthouses are celebrating improvements to their facilities. Following an eight-month, $2.2 million renovation, the…

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In Portsmouth, Perry Doesn't Commit to Run

Portsmouth, n.h. -- Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Friday in a visit to a key early voting state that he was unprepared for and humbled by his first run for president in 2012 and will work harder if there's…

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Vermont Plans New Regulation for Painkillers

Montpelier -- Two years ago, lawmakers asked the Vermont Department of Health to come up with rules to prevent the abuse of narcotic painkillers. Now, health officials want to impose new regulations on…

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Ferguson Fear: No Charges in Shooting

Ferguson, Mo. -- Conditions calmed this week in Ferguson after nights of sometimes violent unrest stemming from the fatal shooting of a black 18-year-old by a white police officer. But a delicate and crucial…

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Ebola Crisis Worsens, Spreads in Nigeria; 1,000 Dead in Liberia

Abuja, Nigeria -- Two alarming new cases of Ebola have emerged in Nigeria, widening the circle of people sickened beyond the immediate group of caregivers who treated a dying airline passenger in one of…

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Official: Hackers Hit 25,000 Fed Workers

Washington -- The internal records of as many as 25,000 Homeland Security Department employees were exposed during a recent computer break-in at a federal contractor that handles security clearances, an…

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Yankees Rally for Win

New York -- Martin Prado hit an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning, lifting the New York Yankees to a 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Friday night. Facing a full-count pitch from…

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Vermont's 'Faithful Servant'

Rutland -- As the children of former U.S. Sen. James Jeffords listened to speaker after speaker laud their father at his funeral Friday, they knew a few things were left unsaid. "My dad enjoyed a lot…