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New Hampshire ski areas offer ski deals with puirchase of season pass

New Hampshire ski areas offer ski deals with puirchase of season pass
Karl Stone, spokesman for Ski NH called advanced season pass sales a "more recent spring tradition" with great value. "These pass sales always offer a savings for buying in advance and most have deadlines in the next month or two. Many of these passes …
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New cardinal gets warm welcome in Manchester
The Archdiocese of Quebec will have a chance to return the hospitality in July, when Lacroix will welcome Catholic pilgrims from New Hampshire during the 350th anniversary celebration of the founding of the first parish in Canada. Lacroix encouraged …
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Charges Possible In Merrimack, NH High School 'Assassins' Game
MERRIMACK, NH (CBS) – A high school rite of passage may have gone too far in Merrimack, New Hampshire. One or more students could face misdemeanor charges linked to the “Senior Assassins” game. The game is an annual tradition for seniors.
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'Frozen' director to be UNH commencement speaker
DURHAM – And the University of New Hampshire commencement address goes to … Oscar-winning director Jennifer Lee, Class of '92. Lee wrote and co-directed the Disney blockbuster "Frozen," which was named Best Animated Feature at the Academy …
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New Hampshire resort takes new approach to ski instruction

New Hampshire resort takes new approach to ski instruction
Mount Cranmore Resort is the first resort in New Hampshire to invest in the concept, and built its own park this year. They contoured the hill to meet the needs of instruction and have invested almost $ 40,000 to create such a park, crafting instruction …
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Mixed bag for NH in housing report
The volume of home sales in New Hampshire declined 6.5 percent in February when compared to the same month last year, but the median price rose 5.6 percent, and pending sales were up 6 percent, according to the February report from RE/MAX of New …
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House Committee Backs Medicaid Expansion
The plan to expand Medicaid endorsed by the state Senate has cleared its first hurdle in the New Hampshire House, gaining the approval of the Finance Committee on a 15-10 vote. The Democratically-controlled House has already voted to expand Medicaid …
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New Hampshire GOP Lawmaker Jokes About 'Battered Women': 'I Still Eat Mine

New Hampshire GOP Lawmaker Jokes About 'Battered Women': 'I Still Eat Mine
Kyle Tasker (R) went on a public Facebook forum Monday and posted a sexually explicit joke about women who have been the victims of domestic abuse. The discussion on the Facebook page of the Greater Nashua Tea Party arose over the New Hampshire …
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Former Sen. Scott Brown will explore New Hampshire Senate bid
Scott Brown. Former Massachusetts Sen. Scott Brown (R) will form a committee that will allow him to raise money to explore a possible comeback bid in neighboring New Hampshire, a top Republican based in Washington confirmed to The Washington Post.
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At almost 21600, New Hampshire health plan sign-ups surpass enrollment

At almost 21600, New Hampshire health plan sign-ups surpass enrollment
CONCORD, New Hampshire — About 4,700 New Hampshire residents selected a health plan through the new federal insurance market last month, putting the state over the target for the entire enrollment period that ends March 31, President Barack Obama's …
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Frozen NH lake runway closed after 2nd accident
ALTON, N.H. (AP) — A runway on frozen Lake Winnipesaukee for small planes has been closed for now after the second plane in two days skidded while landing and crashed into a snowbank. There were no injuries. The Federal Aviation Administration said …
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New Hampshire businessman Michael Prieto gets 6 years for mortgage fraud
CONCORD – A New Hampshire businessman convicted of orchestrating a fraudulent scheme to strip the equity out of homes on the brink of foreclosure was sentenced to six years in prison Monday by a federal judge who rejected Michael Prieto's assertion …
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