Maine State Police Seek Help to Locate Missing TeenagerRNHSA Media GroupNewsBreak Contributor
Council OKs Farm Aid, New Laconia State School Closing; No McLaughlin Pardon HearingInDepthNH.orgNewsBreak Contributor
Exclusive Mountain Retreats: New Hampshire's Priciest Second Home SpotsSheridan WritesNewsBreak Contributor
Rescue Effort Successfully Retrieves Injured Hiker from Welch-Dickey TrailRNHSA Media GroupNewsBreak Contributor
Snowmobile Crash in Lincoln Results in Serious InjuryRNHSA Media GroupNewsBreak Contributor
Man who fired at sheriff's deputy sentenced to prison in plea deal
OSSIPEE, N.H. — A Tuftonboro man was sentenced Friday to prison for firing a gun at a sheriff's deputy, but the deputy called the sentence a slap in the face. Nicholas Anderson was sentenced Friday morning to eight to 20 years in prison as part of a plea agreement.
10 Famous Singers from New Hampshire
Nestled in the heart of New England, New Hampshire boasts a rich cultural heritage that extends far beyond its picturesque landscapes and charming towns. Despite its small size, the Granite State has produced a remarkable array of talent, particularly in the realm of music. From soulful balladeers to powerhouse vocalists, New Hampshire has been home to a diverse array of singers who have captivated audiences worldwide. In this article, we’ll take a journey through the annals of musical history to celebrate the top 10 famous singers who hail from the quaint corners of New Hampshire. These individuals have not only left an indelible mark on the music industry but have also served as proud ambassadors of their home state, showcasing the depth of talent that resides within its borders. Through their extraordinary voices and compelling performances, they have transcended geographical boundaries to become beloved icons in the world of music. From Grammy winners to chart-topping sensations, each artist on this list has carved out a unique niche in the music scene, contributing to New Hampshire’s enduring legacy in the realm of entertainment. Whether born and raised in the Granite State or drawn to its serene beauty later in life, these singers share a common bond in their connection to New Hampshire, which has undoubtedly influenced their musical journeys. As we delve into their stories and celebrate their achievements, we’ll gain a deeper appreciation for the vibrant musical tapestry that has flourished within the borders of this small yet culturally rich state. Join us as we pay homage to the top 10 famous singers from New Hampshire and explore the extraordinary talent that has emerged from this unassuming corner of New England.
Video: More big temperature swings are on the way
A true February feel returns for the start of the weekend, but it won't last. More big temperature swings are on the way, including a warm up for the start of the upcoming week. Low clouds and patchy fog will clear by mid-morning. It turns blustery but brighter Saturday with...
Events in New Hampshire this weekend: Fun winter festivals, an antique show and wedding show
MANCHESTER, N.H. — Looking for something fun to do? Here's a check of what's happening around the Granite State this weekend. Spend some time outdoors with your family at the 32nd annual Winter Carnival in Merrimack. The free event is happening on Saturday at Wasserman Park from noon until...
14 Weird Habits People Pick Up After Living in New Hampshire
It's always interesting to hear people's thoughts on New Hampshire, whether they're lifelong locals, new residents, or visiting tourists. In the past, we've talked about things that shock people after moving to New Hampshire, what people say when they hear you're from New Hampshire, and even things you should never do in New Hampshire. These conversations made it clear that there are countless things only us locals can understand and relate to, and these experiences bring us together in humorous ways.
This small town in New Hampshire has an international influence
SANDWICH, N.H. — A winding road with nary a car in sight leads us to a curiosity in the New Hampshire town of Sandwich. Here, we find what locals call the "Great Wall of Sandwich," but what exactly is it? Find out at theSandwich Historical Society. After you learn...
Where is Harmony Montgomery’s body? Extensive search for her remains will continue, prosecutor says
After analyzing the mileage Adam Montgomery took with a rental truck into Massachusetts, there are about 26 miles that he could have covered where Harmony's remains might be, a prosecutor said.
Propane tanks recalled due to possible leak risk
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WLNE) — Worthington Enterprises has recalled a number of propane gas tanks due to possible leak risks. The EVAS 20 lb. propane exchange cylinders were sold with an AmeriGas label, have the model number EVAS – M0859, a serial number beginning with a “W,” and a date code of either ’06-23″ or “07-23.”
What’s Old Is New Again in New Hampshire
No offense to my home state of New Hampshire, but I couldn’t wait to move away. Looking back, I have so much fondness for my youth there, in a humbly beautiful state filled with foliage, mountains and lakes, but the older I got, the more I realized I needed to leave. At least for 19 years or so.
New Hampshire House gives initial approval to recreational marijuana bill
CONCORD, N.H. — Recreational marijuana in New Hampshire took a step forward Thursday at the State House. Another cannabis legalization bill is moving forward in the New Hampshire House, but it's hard to find many representatives who are enthusiastic about it. "It's a compromise," said state Rep. Erica Layon,...
Some New Hampshire schools, institutions announce closings, delays Friday morning
MANCHESTER, N.H. — Several closings and delays were reported for Friday morning in New Hampshire as rain, wintry mix and snow continued to move through the state. Visit this link to view the list and refresh that page often for updates. >> Download the free WMUR app to get...
8-Inch Jumping Worms That Can Leap 1 Foot High Are Bad News for New Hampshire and Maine
Asian jumping worms – also called Alabama jumpers, Jersey wrigglers, and crazy snake worms – will hatch and be ready to cause havoc if they haven't already to our gardens, forests, and the ecosystem as a whole. They're especially detrimental in Maine and New Hampshire, where both states have issued warnings.
Video: Cold start to weekend in New Hampshire
Partly cloudy heading into the weekend as the temperatures start to slide. The weekend will be quiet with sunshine and brisk conditions. Saturday we'll have wind chills in the single digits and teens much of the day, then a big warm up next week. Dry roadways for the Friday evening...
Missing 14-year-old Parsonsfield girl found safe
Kiley Ireland, 14, had left her home sometime between Feb. 16 and 17, the Maine State Police said.
Experience Real Texas BBQ at New Hampshire’s Best Barbecue Restaurant
It's no secret that we have a loud and proud foodie population here in New England, and with good reason. Our restaurant industry is killing it, and there's never a shortage of new establishments opening their doors to the public. You can never run out of places to visit for your next dining experience, especially in New Hampshire.
Right-to-work bill fails in New Hampshire House
CONCORD, N.H. — So-called "right to work" legislation was handed a decisive defeat Thursday evening in Concord. Union members turned out in large numbers against the bill as lawmakers voted 212-168 to indefinitely postpone HB 1377, which would have allowed unionized workers in the private sector to opt out of paying their dues even while continuing to receive the benefits of a collective bargaining agreement.
Get Ready, Residents! New Hampshire's Open Snowmobile Registration Weekend Coming Up March 1-3, 2024
New Hampshire is preparing for its Open Snowmobile Registration weekend, scheduled for March 1 to March 3, 2024. This event allows snowmobile riders from New England, the U.S., and Canada to use the state's 7,000 miles of trails. Snowmobiles registered in other states and provinces can operate on New Hampshire's trails during this three-day event.
Bitter blast of arctic air settles in for Saturday
TGIF and happy Bow Tie Friday! This morning, we have an area of low pressure working north along the eastern seaboard and it’s pumping out a wintry mix of rain and snow for us. That wintry mix and corresponding slick/slippery travel are primarily located south and east of the Champlain Valley. Meanwhile, temperatures are in the upper 20s to middle 30s with a light south breeze.
New Hampshire lawmakers discuss protections for 'free-range parenting'
CONCORD, N.H. — A legal shield for "free-range parenting" is being debated at the State House in Concord. New Hampshire lawmakers said they're trying to balance parental rights with the well-being of children. House Bill 1012 would shield so-called "free-range parents" from criminal charges as long as their parenting...
New Hampshire Executive Council denies request by convicted murderer for pardon hearing
CONCORD, N.H. — The New Hampshire Executive Council is denyinga request for a pardon hearing in the case of a notorious Seacoast murder in the 1980s. Robert McLaughlin was a Hampton police officer in June 1988 when he went to the door of his neighbor, Robert Cushing, and shot him twice in the chest.