No More Masks! City Councilors in Portsmouth, NH Rescind Mandate
The motion to rescind the mask ordinance passed unanimously. A separate proposal to require mask use indoors through June failed 8-1.
In NH: Portsmouth, Durham to Consider Ending Mask Mandates
Councilors in Portsmouth and Durham will consider proposals next week to scale back or fully rescind mask mandates in effect in those communities.
Former Mayor Jean to Fill Rochester, NH Council Vacancy
The council voted 11-0 on Tuesday night to appoint T.J. Jean to the Ward 1 seat left vacant in April when Doug Lachance resigned.
Former Rochester Mayor T.J. Jean a Candidate for Council Seat
A former mayor of Rochester is hoping to fill the vacant seat left behind by former City Councilor Doug Lachance.
Rochester Chief: “Time Has Come” For Body Cameras
The police chief in Rochester is asking city councilors to approve the purchase of body cameras for his officers.
Price Jump For Expired Meter Tickets in Portsmouth Approved
The fine for an expired parking meter will jump by 133 percent in Portsmouth under a proposal approved this week by the City Council.
Portsmouth Councilors Could Double Parking Ticket Fines
Parking ticket fines could more than double under a proposal coming before Portsmouth city councilors Monday night.
UNH Receives $4.6 million for Climate, Space Research
Three University of New Hampshire professors have won funding worth $4.6 million in separate grants to study climate change, snow depth and space.
Police: Portsmouth Man Arrested After Threatening Person With a Gun
Two children also were present when the gun was fired, Portsmouth police said in a news release.
Durham Says Mask Mandate Here to Stay
Durham's mask mandate will remain in effect for at least another seven weeks, according to Town Administrator Todd Selig.