CONCORD — Ice skating rinks will be allowed to reopen on October 30 under new state guidelines intended to reduce the spread of COVID-19, Gov. Chris Sununu said Friday.
LACONIA — Belknap County has had relatively low incidence of COVID-19 but now has its highest number of active cases — 25 — since record keeping began in March, according to the state Health and Human Services Department.
CONCORD — Gov. Chris Sununu said Thursday he will have new guidance for the state’s ice rinks as soon as today after closing them on Oct. 15 for two weeks.
GILFORD — You may not have to eat your lunch in the car on alpine ski outings this winter, but you’ll probably have to put your boots on in the parking lot.
The latest coronavirus updateChristmas at the Castle canceledDue to the pandemic, Castle in the Clouds has canceled Christmas at the Castle this year. “Our Christmas event is one of our largest programs of the year,” said Executive Director Charles Clark. “It normally features tours of the L…
Of all the criticisms of plans to reopen schools this fall, one of the most common was that children wouldn’t be able to keep their masks on. If some adults can’t manage to wear a mask into a crowded store, how can we rely on kids to do so? Or so went the common complaint.
Looking ahead to November, some New Hampshire pollworkers are warning that delays are in store if the state doesn’t grant them more leeway in processing absentee ballots before Election Day.
Cleaning supplies and face masks are only a couple items that schools across New Hampshire are stocking up on in order to welcome back students and staff, but these items are not cheap.
According to data released on Sept. 9, by the U.S. Department of Agriculture, food insecurity levels in New Hampshire continued to decline during 2019, prior to the onset of the ongoing COVID-19 crisis. The report outlines the trends of reduced food insecurity in the nation and in New Hampsh…
College students this year are experiencing profound changes with what it means to be in college, and that’s led some to completely change their plans.
CONCORD — There is substantial community spread of COVID-19 in seven counties, including Belknap, and 20 people have contracted the virus at the Mount Prospect Academy in Plymouth, state health officials said in a news conference Thursday.
LACONIA — Live performance venues in the Lakes Region such as the Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion and the New Hampshire Motor Speedway are benefiting from a $12 million fund meant to alleviate some of the disastrous financial effects of the coronavirus epidemic.
LACONIA — State government needs to take a greater role in coordinating and implementing a response to homelessness, a problem that has grown worse during the coronavirus pandemic and could turn deadly when frigid weather sets in, New Hampshire’s 13 mayors told Gov. Chris Sununu in a letter …
LACONIA — The Small Business Administration has simplified procedures for forgiving Payroll Protection Program loans, including 24,741 in New Hampshire totaling more than $2.5 billion.
CONCORD — Restaurants will be required to ask customers their name and phone number under new state requirements, Gov. Chris Sununu said in his weekly news conference on Thursday.