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News and Events - 2017

Some of the major news items and events which have occurred in New Hampshire are listed below. The links here will take you to the appropriate New Hampshire agency's Web Site for details.

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12/28/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on FirstNet
12/26/2017 Celebrate the New Year with New Hampshire State Parks
12/21/2017 Sununu: No Coal or Tolls in Christmas Stockings
12/20/2917 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Serenity Place
12/20/2917 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Tax Reform
12/14/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Signs Executive Order, Joins AG MacDonald in Announcing New Civil Rights Unit at New Hampshire Department of Justice
12/14/2017 NH's 'Ladybug Picture Book Award' winner announced
12/12/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Joins Bipartisan Letter from Governors on CHIP
12/11/2017 OP-ED: 300 years in, what is the future of NH libraries?
12/08/2017 Governor Chris Sununu and Governor Phil Scott Join Letter on Community Health Centers
12/07/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Joint Letter on Tax Reform
12/07/2017 Governor Sununu Announces Decision to Opt Out of FirstNet Plan, Pursue Innovative Alternative Plan
12/06/2017 Celebrate the New Year with New Hampshire State Parks
12/05/2017 Back in Business: New Hampshire Bagpipe Maker Receives Permits
12/05/2017 Toll Update
11/28/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Republican House Caucus' Decision to Support Representative Gene Chandler as House Speaker
11/28/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Requests Federal Disaster Declaration for October Storm
11/28/2017 Sign up for Snowmobile Safety Classes
11/22/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Shawn Jasper
11/22/2017 Hale: New Hampshire's Luckiest Turkey
11/21/2017 Wildfire Funding Fix
11/17/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Nomination of Scott Murray as U.S. Attorney for New Hampshire
11/16/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Department of Energy Record of Decision
11/16/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on U.S. House Passage of Tax Reform
11/14/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on SB 193
11/14/2017 Four properties added to NH State Register of Historic Places
11/13/2017 NHDOT Hosting Open House for NH Statewide Freight Plan on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at 7 pm.
11/11/2017 OP-ED: Thinking about your family tree this Thanksgiving? Find out more – at the NH State Library
11/09/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Chief Justice Dalianis
11/09/2017 Gibson Bagpipes LLC
11/06/2017 Flag Status with no news release from the Governor's office - Honoring the Victims of the Sutherland Springs, Texas shooting; flag shall be flown until sunset on November 9, 2017
11/03/2017 Storm Damage Estimates Exceed Threshold for Federal Assistance
11/02/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Water Commission Funding Approvals
11/02/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Congressional Tax Plan
11/01/2017 New Hampshire: Open Enrollment Starts Today
11/01/2017 NH DHHS Food Stamp Recipients May Request Replacement Benefits Due To Recent Power Outages
11/01/2017 October 30th Storm Update
11/01/2017 Town of Hebron named a Certified Local Government
10/30/2017 Extreme Winds Cause State's Fourth Largest Power Outage  pdf file
10/26/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on The President’s National Public Health Emergency Declaration
10/26/2017 Governor Sununu Letter to Governors on FirstNet Options
10/25/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on ABLE Savings Accounts
10/23/2017 Governor Sununu Letter to the President on Indonesians
10/18/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Releases New Hampshire’s Amazon HQ2 Proposal
10/17/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Meeting with Mayor Ted Gatsas
10/17/2017 OP-ED: Need information? Don’t turn to the web – ask a librarian
10/16/2017 Governor Sununu, Insurance Commissioner Sevigny Letter on CSRs, Support for Collins-Nelson Healthcare Bill
10/16/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Signs Executive Order Establishing the FirstNet Opt-Out Review Committee
10/12/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Announces Members of Lake Sunapee Public Boat Access Development Commission
10/11/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on House Speaker Shawn Jasper
10/10/2017 Educators to gather for Teaching Innovation and Creativity conference
10/05/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Comprehensive Annual Financial Reports (CAFR)
10/04/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on FirstNet
10/03/2017 Emery Farm named to National Register of Historic Places
10/02/2017 Governor’s Arts Awards set for November 1 at NH Institute of Art
10/02/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Directs State and U.S. Flags to Half-Staff in Honor of the Victims of the Tragedy in Las Vegas, Nevada
09/28/2017 Governor Sununu Announces New Hampshire’s Response to Help Puerto Rico
09/27/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on the President’s Tax Reform Plan
09/26/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Announces Members of the Governor’s Millennial Advisory Council
09/21/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Signs Executive Order Establishing Governor's Millennial Advisory Council
09/19/2017 Student Posters Honoring NH State House Bicentennial on Exhibit at State Library
09/18/2017 Public Hearings for the 10 year Transportation Plan (2019-2028) are being held this week in Kingston, Errol, Berlin, Conway, Keene, and Lebanon
09/18/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Graham-Cassidy
09/18/2017 Traffic Control Plans for the September 24 NASCAR Race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon
09/18/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Confirmation of Colonel David Mikolaities
09/18/2017 NH to Celebrate Governor's Arts Awards Nov. 1; Tickets Now on Sale
09/14/2017 Conway Public Library named to National Register of Historic Places
09/13/2017 State Announces 2017 Drawdown of Lakes
09/13/2017 Enfield Center Town House named to National Register of Historic Places
09/12/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Claremont, NH, Incident
09/12/2017 Milford Suspension Bridge named to National Register of Historic Places
09/11/2017 OP-ED: Talking Books Services: That All May Read
09/08/2017 Flags to Half-Staff on September 11, 2017 in Observance of the September 11 Attacks
09/07/2017 Department of Agriculture Commissioner Lorraine Merrill to Retire
09/06/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Announces Members of Regulatory Reform Steering Committee
09/05/2017 Governor Chris Sununu, Dean Kamen Launch New Hampshire Robotics Education Fund
09/05/2017 Letter to the New Hampshire Federal Delegation on the Critical Need for Federal Tax Reform
08/28/2017 Educators to expand their high school literary education programs through NH Poetry Out Loud 2017-2018
08/28/2017 Governor Chris Sununu, Bob Kraft to Launch 2017 New England Patriots Scratch Ticket Game
08/24/2017 Students can become their own superheroes – with the help of a library card
08/23/2017 Governor Chris Sununu to Nominate Colonel David Mikolaities as the next Adjutant General of the state of New Hampshire
08/18/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on the 20th Anniversary of the Shooting in Colebrook, NH
08/18/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Directs State Flags to Half-Staff on August 21, 2017 in Honor of Grafton County Dispatcher Steven Bomba
08/17/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Revamping the Governor’s Commission on the Humane Treatment of Animals
08/16/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement On 200 New Hampshire Businesses Being Awarded Research and Development Tax Credits
08/16/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Signs Executive Order Benefitting New Hampshire’s Veterans
08/16/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement Regarding Anthem’s Commitment to New Hampshire’s Individual Market
08/14/2017 Public hearings set for 2019-2028 NH Ten Year Transportation plan
08/14/2017 Letter From The United States Health and Human Services Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)
08/14/2017 Governor Chris Sununu's letter to President Trump regarding the opioid crisis
08/14/2017 OP-ED: NH State Library really delivers
08/10/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement Regarding Ambetter's commitment to New Hampshire's individual market
08/09/2017 Presidential Declaration Makes Federal Aid Available Grafton County
08/09/2017 Governor Chris Sununu's Letter to President Trump Regarding Individual Market Stabilization
08/04/2017 Temporary Closure of Exit 8 Park & Ride in Nashua
08/01/2017 NH’s Moose Plate reaches $20 million lifetime sales mark
08/01/2017 Governor Chris Sununu’s letter to the Joint Health Care Reform Oversight Committee
07/26/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Joint Health Care Reform Oversight Committee Hearing
07/24/2017 State Leaders Announce Return of $30M to Towns and Cities
07/19/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Individual Market Stabilization
07/18/2017 New Hampshire Works
07/15/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Manchester VA
07/14/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Representative Eric Schleien
07/14/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Passing of State Representative Ronald Belanger
07/14/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Attorney General Investigation
07/12/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement On Full-Day Kindergarten
07/12/2017 Four Bills Become Law Without Signature
07/11/2017 OP-ED: NH public libraries: Your local source to borrow downloadable eBooks and audiobooks
07/11/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Signs 7 Bills Into Law
07/11/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Signs 10 Bills Into Law
07/11/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Signs 18 Bills Into Law; Vetoes HB 86
07/10/2017 Traffic control plans for the July 16 NASCAR race at New Hampshire Motor Speedway in Loudon
07/05/2017 Bruins mascot Blades will show reading is cool at NH public libraries this summer
06/30/2017 Governor Chris Sununu to Nominate Taylor Caswell as Commissioner of the Department of Business and Economic Affairs
06/28/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Signs State Budget, 23 Bills Into Law
06/27/2017 Letter from Governor Chris Sununu to Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and Minority Leader Chuck Schumer on the BCRA health bill
06/27/2017 Get Set for Summer Fun with a Hike Safe Card
06/23/2017 Governor Chris Sununu's Statement on Minuteman Health Announcement
06/22/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Full-Day Kindergarten
06/22/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on State Budget Passage
06/21/2017 Portsmouth Downtown Historic District named to National Register of Historic Places
06/16/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Signs 38 Bills Into Law
06/16/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on SB 234
06/15/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on the Committee of Conference’s amendment to SB191
06/15/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Signs Bill Aimed at Reforming DCYF and Improving NH's Mental Health System
06/12/2017 Reminder - NH Moose Hunt Lottery, 6/16
06/12/2017 OP-ED: Calculating the value of libraries
06/08/2017 Nominations open for 2017 Governor’s Arts Awards
06/07/2017 Transcript: Governor Chris Sununu's Remarks at Today's Press Conference
06/06/2017 Governor Chris Sununu to Nominate Bobbie Hantz Marconi as Next Associate Justice of the New Hampshire Supreme Court
06/06/2017 Governor Chris Sununu to Sign Four Bills Aimed at Improving Rights of Crime Victims in New Hampshire
06/05/2017 This year's Summer Reading Program focus: Build a Better World
06/01/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on SB 191
06/01/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on SB 3
05/30/2017 Governor Chris Sununu, Attorney General Gordon MacDonald, Announce Staffing Changes
05/30/2017 Archaeology field school openings near capacity for Summer 2017
05/30/2017 Buy Your Hike Safe Card
05/26/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Orders U.S. and State Flags to Half-Staff on May 29, 2017 in Honor of Memorial Day
05/23/2017 OHRV Trails Opening This Week
05/22/2017 NH High School Short Film Festival announces 2017 winners
05/18/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Orders State and U.S. Flags to Half-Staff on May 19, 2017 in Honor of the New Hampshire Law Enforcement Officers' Memorial Ceremony
05/12/2017 Quebec Manufacturer Expanding to Berlin, NH
05/11/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on HB 640
05/11/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on HB 400
05/10/2017 The New Hampshire Correctional Industries annual plant sale will begin May 22, 2017
05/08/2017 OP-ED: Classrooms aren’t the only places where better readers are made
05/08/2017 NH student filmmakers to shine at film festival, May 20
05/05/2017 New Project WILD Workshop Scheduled, June 22
05/04/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statements on SB 9, SB 131, and SB 38
05/04/2017 State Surplus Spring Auction - May 20, 2017
05/03/2017 Photographer Gary Samson named NH Artist Laureate
05/03/2017 Learn the science of archaeology at a NH summer field school
05/02/2017 Governor Chris Sununu to nominate Charlie Arlinghaus as next Commissioner of Department of Administrative Services
05/01/2017 Moose Photo Survey Open Through May 15
05/01/2017 My New Hampshire map updates make it easier to find, post favorite historic places
04/27/2017 Reminder: Discover WILD NH Day, 4/29
04/25/2017 Transcript: Governor Chris Sununu's Remarks at Today's Press Conference
04/25/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on SB 191
04/24/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on SB 9
04/20/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Releases 100 Businesses in 100 Days Report: New Hampshire Is Open for Business
04/20/2017 NHDES Launches User-submitted Photo Gallery and NH Map
04/18/2017 North Woods Law: NH
04/18/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Signing HB 103
04/11/2017 Governor Chris Sununu to Host Super Bowl LI Lombardi Trophy at the New Hampshire State House
04/10/2017 OP-ED: NH's Libraries: Fun and Vibrant, with Something for Everyone
04/06/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on FY 18-19 Budget
04/06/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Orders State and U.S. Flags to Half-Staff on April 6, 2017, in Honor of John Glenn
04/03/2017 Governor’s Easter Egg Hunt
03/27/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on the Passing of Representative Steve Vaillancourt
03/27/2017 Discover WILD NH Day, April 29
03/27/2017 Enter the New Hampshire Moose Hunt Lottery, if you want to hunt moose in New Hampshire this fall
03/22/2017 Governor Chris Sununu directs flags to fly at Half-Staff
03/20/2017 OP-ED: Government documents at the library are informative, fascinating - and even fun
03/21/2017 Governor Chris Sununu to Nominate Gordon MacDonald as next Attorney General of the state of New Hampshire
03/15/2017 Governor Sununu Supports Action to Protect Drinking Water
03/15/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on SB38
03/13/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Joint Statement with Health and Human Services Commissioner Jeff Meyers
03/13/2017 Town Elections
03/10/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Passing of Keene Police Chief Brian Costa
03/09/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on New Hampshire Motor Speedway
03/07/2017 Governor Sununu Spokesman Statement on Teamsters Union
03/03/2017 Governor Chris Sununu To Honor Milford Native Harriet E. Wilson
03/03/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Announces Myles Matteson as Director of The Governor’s Office of Energy and Planning
03/03/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Call With Lawrence, Massachusetts Mayor Dan Rivera
02/28/2017 U.S. News & World Report Names New Hampshire Among Best States in Nation
02/23/2017 2017 NH Poetry Out Loud finals set for March 10 at State House
02/23/2017 South Newbury church, former schoolhouse added to NH State Register of Historic Places
02/22/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Signs Constitutional Carry Legislation
02/21/2017 OP-ED: A New Hampshire tradition: Library access in every community
02/15/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on Confirmation of Frank Edelblut as Commissioner of the Department of Education
02/09/2017 Governor Chris Sununu’s 2017 Budget Address
02/09/2017 Statement from Governor Sununu on Winter Storm Emergency Management
02/08/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Issues Executive Order Establishing Judicial Selection Commission
02/07/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Proclaims Week of February 5, 2017 as New England Patriots Appreciation Week
02/06/2017 2017 Moose Plate Grant round opens
02/03/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Issues Proclamation Naming February 2017 as Black History Month
02/02/2017 Former Newport mill building named to National Register of Historic Places
02/02/2017 NH cemetery named to National Register of Historic Places
02/01/2017 2017 NH Poetry Out Loud regional semi-finals begin Feb. 13
02/01/2017 Governor Chris Sununu and DHHS Commissioner Meyers announce recommendations Of Independent Sentinel Review of July 2016 Suicide of New Hampshire Hospital Patient and Action Taken to Ensure Patient Safety and Quality of Care at New Hampshire Hospital
01/30/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Welcomes Home the New Hampshire National Guard’s 197th Field Artillery Brigade From Overseas Deployment
01/30/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on President Trump’s Executive Order on U.S. Immigration Policy
01/23/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Congratulates Heather Wilson on Her Nomination as Secretary of the Air Force
01/19/2017 NH Department of Environmental Services Releases Updated and Enhanced Environmental Dashboard
01/19/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on State Senate Vote to Pass Constitutional Carry Legislation
01/19/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on State Senate Vote to Pass Right to Work Legislation
01/19/2017 NH Department of Health and Human Services Releases the 2015–2016 Survey on Physical Activity and Physical Education in Public Schools
01/18/2017 National Report Highlights Expansion of High-Speed Internet to More New Hampshire Schools
01/18/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Statement on New Hampshire’s December 2016 Unemployment Rate
01/18/2017 Governor Chris Sununu Nominates Frank Edelblut as Commissioner of New Hampshire Department of Education
01/18/2017 NH State Library first in the nation; Celebrates 300 years in 2017
01/18/2017 Discover WILD NH Day Set for April 29
01/05/2017 Meet Governor Chris Sununu

 

 
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