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More than 200 may’ve been exposed to scabies.

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center says about 200 employees, patients and visitors of the hospital's hematology/oncology unit may have been exposed to the skin condition scabies after a patient was discovered to have it.


Brattleboro Retreat undergoing inspection.

After problems such as patient safety issues were discovered in May, the psychiatric hospital is undergoing an inspection by the Vermont Division of Licensing and Protection on behalf of the federal Centers for Medicaid and Medicare.


Police find nothing at schools after bomb threat.

Following Tuesday morning's bomb threat, Bedford Police say nothing was found after a search of the high school and middle school complex


2 sue Jehovah’s Witnesses congregation, say abused.

Two women have sued a Jehovah's Witness congregation in Vermont, saying they were sexually abused by a minister when they were children and the church did nothing to protect them.


Expanded Medicaid enrollment hits 18,500.

The state Department of Health and Human Services says 18,500 people have enrolled since July 1.


Officials: ‘Credible bomb threat’ closes schools.

Officials in Bedford have canceled classes at both the high school and middle school, after receiving that they are calling a "credible bomb threat".


Forum to address synthetic drugs tied to overdoses

A forum on Synthetic drug abuse will take place Tuesday night at Conant High School and will feature appearances by State Sen. Peggy Gilmour of Hollis and State Rep. Susan Emerson of Rindge.


Concealed carry permits changed again.

After receiving complaints from gun rights groups the State's Department of Public Safety has made changes to the state's concealed carry gun license application for the second time in two months.


26 organizations, businesses seek Entergy funds.

More than two dozen organizations and businesses are seeking part of the funding that the owner of the Vermont Yankee nuclear plant has promised for Windham County.


Louisiana governor to campaign with Havenstein.

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal is headed to the Granite State to campaign for Republican gubernatorial candidate Walt Havenstein.


School evacuated due to odor, day after lockdown.

A Manchester High school was evacuated briefly Friday morning due to a possible gas leak, a day after it was put on lockdown when a former student showed up with a pellet gun.


Police: Suspect in custody, man seen with gun.

Manchester Police say a suspect is in custody after they got a report of a 21-year-old former student seen entering West High School with a handgun tucked in his waistband.


After 3rd try, still no town manager.

In its third attempt to fill the spot, the select board had a top candidate, until the unidentified man removed his name from consideration two hours before the board was set to confirm his contract on Tuesday.


Construction firm at elementary school nearly done.

The construction firm that took over work on Unity's long-delayed elementary school , is expected to be finish with all its work in the next two weeks.


Brown talks foreign policy in Manchester.

Scott Brown says he doesn't think Jeanne Shaheen understands what he calls the disastrous consequences of her support for President Barack Obama's foreign policy decisions.


Former day-care head accused of child porn images.

Michael Whelton of Enfield has been charged with possessing child pornography.


Havenstein takes tax pledge, troopers back Hassan.

Republican candidate Walt Havenstein will sign the traditional anti-tax pledge Monday, and incumbent Democrat Maggie Hassan has received the endorsement of New Hampshire State Troopers.


Renovated Brooks House opens.

After being devastated by a fire in 2011, the newly renovated Brooks House is open to the public.


Annual report tracks demographic and social trends.

A Study conducted by the New Hampshire Center for Public Policy predicts the state's aging population will reshape its health care system.

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