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New Hampshire man accused of threatening woman with hatchet

MANCHESTER, N.H. — A New Hampshire man was arrested after he allegedly threatened a woman with a hatchet on Wednesday night. Emir Velic, 38, of Manchester, is slated to be arraigned Thursday in Hillsborough Superior Court on charges including criminal threatening with a deadly weapon and resisting arrest, according to the Manchester Police Department.
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Jury finds Armando Barron guilty in murder of Jonathan Amerault

Cheshire County jury Thursday found Armando Barron of Jaffrey guilty of all charges, including first-degree murder, related to the September 2020 killing of Jonathan Amerault, 25, of Keene. First-degree murder carries a maximum punishment of life in prison without the possibility of parole. Barron's defense attorneys had argued that his...

Armando Barron found guilty of killing Jonathan Amerault

A jury has found Armando Barron guilty of murdering his wife's co-worker in 2020. Barron was found guilty of killing Jonathan Amerault, 25, and ordering his wife Britany Barron to help dispose of his body. The jury found Barron guilty of all 13 charges he faced, including first-degree murder and...

American flag stolen from Manchester Health Department

MANCHESTER, N.H. — Manchester police are looking for the person who stole the flag from Manchester’s Health and Welfare departments. A replacement flag was provided by the fire department. The city's health director said she noticed the flag was missing Wednesday when she went to lower it to...

The Best Events Happening in June

Vernon Family Farm Live Music Series, Newfields, June 3-October 28. This favorite family farm is known as a one-stop shop for shopping local, but they’re outdoor music series is one for the books, too. Every second Saturday of the month from May to October, the farm is open for live music from bands like High Range and Superfrog, and delicious local food from their very own farm-to-table restaurant, Vernon Kitchen. Grab your friends and family and head over for a night of community, rotisserie chicken and music at a space that nurtures the human desire to connect and love. (603) 340-4321; New Hampshire Magazine is a proud sponsor of this event.

Former VP Pence Visiting NH for Events With Local Republicans

Former Vice President Mike Pence is headed to New Hampshire Thursday for a pair of events with local Republicans. He'll be the special guest at the New Hampshire Republican Women's Lilac Brunch in Bedford, and will keynote the Rockingham County Republican Committee Freedom Founders Dinner in the evening in Derry.

NHPR journalists – and families – targeted by vandals

CONCORD, NH – New Hampshire Public Radio journalists and family members have been the targets over the last month of a series of acts of vandalism and threats to their safety, most recently on May 21. NHPR said on Thursday that it is working closely with local, state, and...

Ward 8 Alderman endorses Mowers

GILFORD, N.H. – 2020 New Hampshire First Congressional District Republican Nominee Matt Mowers announced on Thursday that he has been endorsed by Manchester Ward 8 Alderman Ed Sapienza for the 2022 New Hampshire First Congressional District race. Mowers has been endorsed by the Manchester Police Patrolman’s Association, former Governor...

Manchester, NH, Woman Shares of the Time She Bought Adam Sandler’s Grandma’s Car

The other day on "Kira and Logan in the Morning" the Log man and I were talking about Manchester's own Adam Sandler! The San Man recently spoke at graduation for NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. Of course he NAILED IT. He made hilarious jokes to the parents of the graduates that they "screwed up" by letting their kids get a degree in the arts. He basically said they are going to be living at home and struggling for a LONG TIME.

Former state Sen. Prescott officially enters 1st District race

CONCORD, N.H. — Former state senator and executive councilor Russell Prescott is joining the race for the Republican nomination in the 1st Congressional District. The Kingston Republican told News 9 he wants to bring "commonsense fiscal policy" back to Washington. Prescott is joining an already crowded field for the...

Shannon Niemiec celebrated on National Superhero day

WESTMINSTER, Vt. – On April 28, National Superhero Day, the Great Falls Regional Chamber of Commerce held an evening of impact, resilience, and appreciation. Among the 16 superheroes celebrated was Kurn Hattin Homes’ very own, Shannon Niemiec. Kurn Hattin Homes held its own campus celebration afterward. Shannon Niemiec,...