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New Hampshire to Receive $28 Million in Funding for First Year of Two-Year State Opioid Response Program

by Gino August 31, 2020 Front Page News

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has received an award notification for the second phase of the State Opioid Response (SOR) Program. The U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) will provide the first year of funding as part of a two-year, $56 million award to […]

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Census Takers are Easy to Spot Across New Hampshire

by Gino August 28, 2020 Front Page News

WASHINGTON — The United States Census Bureau is actively conducting Non-Response Follow Up operations across every city, town, and municipality in the state to ensure a complete and accurate count of everyone living in the United States. By law, the Census Bureau must provide the first results from the 2020 Census by December 31st. To provide […]

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Medical Emergency Rescue near Peaked Mountain in North Conway

by Gino August 28, 2020 Front Page News

North Conway:  On Thursday, August 27th shortly after 1:00 PM New Hampshire Fish and Game was notified that a hiker was in distress on the Middle Mountain Trail in the area of Peaked Mountain in North Conway.  The hiker was Theodore Clancy, 76 of Lake Hopatcong, NJ.  Theodore was hiking with his son, daughter in […]

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WHO Says Test, Despite CDC’s Recent Flip Flop

by Gino August 27, 2020 Front Page News

LONDON (AP) —The World Health Organization says countries should actively test people to find coronavirus cases, even if they are mild or don’t show symptoms. That’s despite the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s recently switched guidance to say asymptomatic contacts of cases don’t need to be tested. Maria Van Kerkhove, WHO’s technical lead […]

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Update: Fatal Accident in Conway – Victim Identified

by Gino August 27, 2020 Front Page News

On Monday, August 24, 2020, at approximately 10:30 pm officers from the Conway Police Department, along with Conway Fire and Rescue and Conway Ambulance, responded to a report of a pedestrian who had been struck by a motor vehicle on East Main Street near the intersection of Odell Hill Road.  When officers arrived, they observed […]

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New Hampshire Launches “Save Your Breath” Anti-Vaping Campaign

by Gino August 26, 2020 Front Page News

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services’ (DHHS) Tobacco Prevention and Cessation Program has launched a year-long social media campaign aimed at increasing awareness of the health impacts of vaping among young people. The campaign, Save Your Breath, urges youth to make the right choices by providing information on the […]

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New Hampshire Joins $85 Million Multistate Settlement Agreement with Honda For Concealment of Defective Airbags

by Gino August 26, 2020 Front Page News

Concord, NH – Attorney General Gordon J. MacDonald announces that New Hampshire has joined an $85 million multistate settlement with American Honda Motor Co., Inc. and Honda of America Mfg., Inc. (collectively “Honda”), over allegations Honda concealed safety issues related to defects in the frontal airbag systems installed in certain Honda and Acura vehicles sold […]

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