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New Hampshire news from The Associated Press for Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019.
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.
A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking news and more newsworthy events may take precedence. Advisories, digests and digest advisories will keep you up to date.
For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at newsroom.ap.org
CONCORD, N.H. _ Background checks, waiting periods and safe school zones are among the gun control topics lawmakers will consider during multiple public hearings Wednesday. Developing.
ELECTION 2020-HICKENLOOPER-NEW HAMPSHIRE
Potential presidential candidate and former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper returns to New Hampshire. Coverage on merits.
CONCORD, N.H. _ New Hampshire would take a major step forward in helping children with mental health problems under a bill before a Senate committee. Under legislation passed in 2016, the state has been moving toward creating a comprehensive system of care that emphasizes family-driven, community-based services coordinated across child protection, juvenile justice and other systems. By Holly Ramer. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 500 words by 6 p.m.
BURLINGTON, Vt. _ A federal court magistrate says the man charged with kidnapping a woman and her 5-year-old son in New Hampshire and later sexually assaulting the woman in Vermont must stay in custody. By Wilson Ring. SENT: 130 words. UPCOMING: 400 words by 6 p.m.
SUNUNU-DUBAI TRIP: New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu is back from Dubai after a five-day trip in which he led a discussion at the World Government Summit on education and promoted the FIRST Global robotics competition.
PLANE SPINOUT: Officials say a small airplane making a landing in New Hampshire spun out during its landing.
MANUFACTURERS-STUDENTS: Two New Hampshire manufacturers are developing a course to prepare high school students for jobs in the field.
WINTER WEATHER-NEW ENGLAND: Another round of snow is on tap for much of New England, especially Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.
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