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Op-Ed: High Time for Legal Cannabis in NH

Op-Ed: High Time for Legal Cannabis in NH

As a Democratic candidate for governor of New Hampshire, some of my primary goals include legalizing cannabis and creating more affordable housing. Legalization is not an entirely partisan issue, and in fact, our House of Representatives was the very first legislative...

6 fun Earth Day events in NH

6 fun Earth Day events in NH

Since it began 54 years ago, Earth Day has become more and more of an important occasion that is meant to be fun, but also to give people information and education about the environment. Here are a few Earth Day events happening in New Hampshire this weekend.

Rare 4.8-magnitude earthquake rattles NH residents

Rare 4.8-magnitude earthquake rattles NH residents

Some reported shaking lasted as long as 20 or 30 seconds. According to the United States Geological Survey, this event was a shallow earthquake—which has more severe shaking than deep quakes. The agency stated that in the northeast, 23 million people felt light shaking, 300,000 experienced moderately shaken, and 9,000 felt strong shaking.

Meet New Hampshire’s new poet laureate

Meet New Hampshire’s new poet laureate

An award-winning poet today, Militello now lives in Goffstown. She was recently named New Hampshire’s new poet laureate, a governor-nominated position that she’ll begin this month. She will serve as an ambassador for all poets in New Hampshire through the next five years.