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Today at 04:21AM
Gas prices drop again in New Hampshire

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Gas prices in New Hampshire have fallen 2.7 cents per gallon in the past week to an average of $2.88.

Today at 03:06AM
Town dig providing artifacts

SWANTON, Vt. (AP) - A University of Vermont team of archeologists excavating a cornfield in Swanton in preparation for a water main has found pottery, buttons and other items going back many years.

Today at 02:30AM
Town hopes to get higher bids for police cruisers

VERNON, Vt. (AP) - A town that's disbanded its police department as it faces a big tax revenue loss with the closing of the Vermont Yankee nuclear power plant is hoping to get higher bids for its police cruisers.

Today at 01:56AM
Man accused of speeding, suspended license

BOW, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire State Police say a driver stopped for speeding on Interstate 93 also was arrested on suspicion of driving on a suspended license, the seventh time.

Today at 01:44AM
Report of abandoned dog made up

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Police in Concord, New Hampshire, say a report of an abandoned husky chained to a fence with a sign that read "Free" was made up.

Today at 01:15AM
2 sought in pizzeria robbery

DOVER, N.H. (AP) - Police are searching for two men who robbed a pizzeria at gunpoint in Dover, New Hampshire, over the weekend.

Nov 23
A Life: Mimi MacNamee 'Thought That Her Purpose in Life Was to Help Others'

Lebanon -- Mary "Mimi" MacNamee liked to fix things. She could take apart your toaster and put it back together. She could re-wire your VCR, or your whole house, for that matter. When her children were…

Nov 23
Brady passes Patriots to 34-9 win over Lions

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) - The New England Patriots showed off their passing game one week after a brilliant rushing performance.

Nov 23
Police charge Vermont man with credit card fraud

SOUTH BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Police say they identified a credit card fraud suspect after he applied for a job at one of the stores where he used the card to make a purchase.

Nov 23
North Dakota State goes for FCS 4-peat as 2 seed

North Dakota State will begin its quest for its fourth straight FCS national championship as the No. 2 overall seed in the playoffs.

Nov 23
Shot fired into floor nearly hits 2-year-old below

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - New Hampshire authorities say a Manchester man arrested after a loud party complaint returned to his apartment and fired a shot into the floor above the complaining neighbor's apartment, narrowly missing the first-floor tenant's sleeping son.

Nov 23
New Rhodes scholars include 2 from New England

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Thirteen men and women with ties to New England are among the 32 new Rhodes scholars named Sunday, including two from Massachusetts and a player on the Yale University basketball team.

Nov 23
Marijuana advocates hope Maine goes legal next

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Marijuana advocates want to finally take their legalization drive - thus far the province of western states - to the Northeast, and they say the first state to do it here might be Maine.

Nov 23
New Jersey looks at 'yes means yes' college policy

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - You think the attractive woman at the party who has been chatting you up all night is ready to take things to the next level. She seems to be throwing all the right signals.

Nov 23
Coast Guard aids fishing vessel off Maine coast

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Coast Guard crews by air and sea and a good Samaritan came to the rescue of a flooded fishing vessel off the Maine coast.

Nov 23
New plan for remote Vermont land makes few changes

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - New management plans for a vast section of Vermont's remote Northeast Kingdom - an area that was the focus of a protracted and bitter dispute after a timber company put 132,000 acres of land up for sale in 1998 - includes management strategies for returning wildlife and makes adaptions for climate change.

Nov 23
Health exchanges' finances face test in 2nd year

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - The federal government shelled out billions of dollars to get health insurance marketplaces going in the 14 states that opted to run their own. Now they must act like true marketplaces and start paying for themselves.

Nov 23
Colleges hope to engage students on wealth gap

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Many students at Keene State College and Mount Wachusett Community College already know something about the widening gap between the wealthiest Americans and everyone else. Now, the schools are working together to get them to do something about it.

Nov 23
Construction underway on medical building

NORTHFIELD, Vt. (AP) - Construction is underway on a new medical building on the campus of Norwich University in Northfield.

Nov 23
Vermont firms' government business growing

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - New state figures show Vermont companies got 519 government contracts worth $103 million in the fiscal year that ended June 30, up nearly 300 percent from 2012.