MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Two members of Congress - Vermont's Peter Welch and New Mexico's Ray LujAn are proposing nationwide energy standards - one for renewable energy and another for energy efficiency.
GRAND ISLE, Vt. (AP) - A drawbridge on the main road connecting Vermont's Lake Champlain Islands was stuck in the up position for more than an hour, forcing traffic to be re-routed.
MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - A man was rescued from a sewer in Manchester, New Hampshire after a passerby saw a hand waving at him from the drain.
OSSIPEE, N.H. (AP) - An eastern New Hampshire county is considering bankruptcy to close a budget shortfall of about $2 million.
WASHINGTON (AP) - It took Ted Cruz three months to raise $10 million for his campaign for president, a springtime sprint of $1,000-per-plate dinners, hundreds of handshakes and a stream of emails asking supporters to chip in a few bucks.
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - A single-vehicle crash in Portsmouth has left two New Hampshire women seriously injured, with one facing charges including driving while intoxicated.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The 22 water systems in Vermont that draw from Lake Champlain are participating in a program to regularly monitor for a potentially toxic blue-green algae that shut down service to 400,000 customers in Ohio last summer.
Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from New England newspapers:
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Two-time New Hampshire primary winner John McCain is returning to the state this weekend campaign alongside South Carolina Sen. Lindsey Graham.
KILLINGTON, Vt. (AP) - Vermont State Police are investigating a one-vehicle crash in Killington that killed a Connecticut man and left a woman with minor injuries.
KEENE, N.H. (AP) - Days before Fox News announces who will participate in the first GOP primary debate, Ohio Gov. John Kasich is projecting a laid-back attitude toward his chances of being on stage and saying he's pleased with the support he's received since joining the race July 21.
COLCHESTER, Vt. (AP) AAA" Vermont's largest power company is asking state regulators to approve a slight decrease in its rates.
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WINDSOR, Vt. (AP) - Hospital officials say a new rehabilitation center is open for business in eastern Vermont.
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MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) - Police say a man accused of snatching a purse from an 87-year-old woman during a church service in New Hampshire is now accused of stealing from clergy members.
WARNER, N.H. (AP) - A tornado ripped through a small section of Warner, New Hampshire, damaging a barn, but missing houses and power lines.
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - A $1.2 million settlement has been reached in a wrongful death lawsuit over a keg explosion at a New Hampshire brewery.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush went into historically Democratic territory Friday to tell a predominantly African-American audience that the country's decades-long efforts to fight poverty are failing - and his record as Florida governor, especially in education, serves as a blueprint for a future presidency.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - The state Public Service Board on Friday announced it would fine Vermont Gas Systems $100,000 for its slowness in reporting the first of two big cost increases on its pipeline project to extend its system down the state's western side.
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) - Three former highway maintenance employees are accusing the Vermont Agency of Transportation of mistreating them because they are gay.
NORTH HAVERHILL, N.H. (AP) - A New Hampshire hunter who was sentenced to two to four years after being convicted in the shooting death of a Massachusetts man is now fighting a wrongful death lawsuit.
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. (AP) - The wrongful death suit filed by the family of a Newington man who died in a keg explosion at Redhook Ale Brewery has reached a $1.2 million settlement.
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) - Nursing mothers joined advocates at the Statehouse lawn on Friday to emphasize that women who breastfeed in the workplace should not face discrimination or retaliation, kicking off World Breastfeeding Week.