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Hampton’s push for more revenue stalls in NH House

CONCORD — A number of House bills intended to help Hampton were effectively killed in committee votes, which one selectman said reaffirms the need for the town to file suit against the state. Bills to bring more rooms and meals … Continue reading

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Hampton wants reimbursement from state for beach calls

HAMPTON (AP) — The town of Hampton is going to court in hopes of getting reimbursed for services it provides at the state-owned Hampton Beach. The beach is owned and operated by the state, but if someone calls 911 from … Continue reading

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State police identify body found floating in Hampton Harbor in July as Florida man

CONCORD — New Hampshire State Police have released the name of a Florida man whose body was pulled from Hampton Harbor last month, hoping it leads to more information in the investigation into his death. Roland Gilles Chiasson, 65, was … Continue reading

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State to Release Evidence in Hampton Police Shooting

HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire’s attorney general is releasing more information about two state troopers who fatally shot a man outside a state liquor store last month. Authorities have said that Sgt. Keith Walker and Trooper Erik Willett shot … Continue reading

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Aquarion Water Company warns NH residents about phone scam

HAMPTON — Aquarion Water Company is warning customers about a phone call scam, where imposters are identifying themselves as Aquarion and requesting immediate payment for water services. Aquarion Water Company serves 25,000 people in the towns of Hampton, North Hampton, … Continue reading

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Suspect killed after police encounter outside state liquor store in Hampton

HAMPTON – A Portsmouth man who was believed to be armed was shot and killed by State Police Tuesday after an encounter with troopers in front of the New Hampshire Liquor & Wine Outlet off Interstate 95 southbound in Hampton. … Continue reading

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Officer-involved shooting reported at state liquor store in Hampton

Few details were released about the shooting. Officials said it happened shortly after 12:30 p.m. at the New Hampshire Liquor Store on the southbound side of Interstate 95. Officials said the shooting was being investigated by the Attorney General’s Office … Continue reading

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Man arrested after 7-hour standoff, faced robbery charges

HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — A man wanted in connection with an armed robbery in Massachusetts has been ordered held without bail on his arrest in Hampton, New Hampshire, following a seven-hour standoff. Police say 22-year-year-old Michael Ellis, of Haverhill, Massachusetts, … Continue reading

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Police swarm Hampton NH house, arrest ‘violent fugitive’

HAMPTON — Police in SWAT gear with guns drawn swarmed a home on Fairfield Drive Thursday afternoon in a seven-hour standoff with a man authorities described as a “violent fugitive” wanted in connection with an armed robbery and assault in … Continue reading

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