AP-NH--New Hampshire News Digest 1:30 pm, NH
New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018.
Here’s a look at how AP’s general news coverage is shaping up today in New Hampshire. Questions about today’s coverage plans are welcome, and should be directed to the northern New England desk at 603-224-3327. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org.
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CONCORD, N.H. — Dartmouth College alumni have heard the allegations of misconduct in one department where professors are accused of hosting drunken parties, groping and harassing their students and, in two cases, sexually assaulting them. Now, a growing number of former students are demanding answers from the administration and questioning how such an atmosphere apparently flourished for at least 15 years at the Ivy League school in Hanover, New Hampshire. By Michael Casey. SENT: 820 words, photos.
CHRISTMAS TREE FARM-FLOODING: A family-owned Christmas tree farm in New Hampshire is closing this weekend due to record flooding.
OBIT-HALL: Sean Hall, a reporter at WKBK-FM radio in Keene, New Hampshire, has died in a traffic crash in Richmond, Virginia. He was 63.
POLICE OFFICERS INVESTIGATED: A former New Hampshire police officer accused of performing an illegal search and falsifying his report is scheduled to change his plea next week.
BODY CAMERA STUDY: Patrol officers for a New Hampshire city are declining to participate in a study group looking into implementing a body camera program.
ONLINE SALES TAX-NEW HAMPSHIRE: Some U.S. senators, including New Hampshire’s Jeanne Shaheen and Maggie Hassan, want Senate leadership to take action before the end of the year to protect small businesses from red tape following a court decision on collecting sales taxes from online shopping.
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