New Hampshire’s first Democratic House speaker in 84 years, Terie Norelli of Portsmouth, is retiring after leading the chamber for six of the past eight years.
The Memorial Bridge connecting Portsmouth, N.H., and Kittery, Maine, will be closed overnight for five days.
An arrest has been made in the investigation of a pattern of lottery ticket thefts in the Seacoast region of the state, the Portsmouth Police reported in a prepared statement.
A Portsmouth lawyer is taking the city’s police chief to court after the Police Department wouldn’t renew his license to carry a concealed weapon.
New Hampshire police are investigating the discovery of a body in the Piscataqua River that matches the description of a University of New Hampshire student who went missing nearly two week ago.
Police have arrested a Portsmouth, N.H., man an hour after they say he robbed a city bank and got away on a bicycle.
A Maine man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly broke through the back door of a Portsmouth home early Sunday morning, assaulted two people and beat a dog with a club or pipe, the police said in a prepared statement.
Maine’s Bath Iron Works says three of its employees assigned to the Washington Navy Yard where a shooting took place are accounted for and safe.
Police say a pedestrian is seriously injured after being hit by a vehicle in the New Hampshire city of Portsmouth.
An arsonist tried to torch a toll station on the Sakonnet River Bridge early Saturday morning that controls the bridge’s open road tolling system.