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>> now on news 9, a wintery mix moving into the state making for some slick travel. we'll detail the precipitation types and how much we'll see ahead. >> anytime we talk about violence towards our kids, it's not funny, it's not a joke and it makes me sick. shelley: controversial comments about school violence, why parents say a hampstead official took things too far. commit 2016 we're a few weeks away from the republican primary. who is here today and what's on their agendas. >> we love skiing! . shelley: a perfect weekend it
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why they hope it will bring winter sports enthusiasts out to play. >> no one covers like we do. now, wmur news 9 this morning. shelley: good morning, new hampshire. it's 6:00 on january the 16th, i'm shelley walcott, amy coveno has the morning off. and first kevin skarupa is here in the weather center with a look at the forecast. kevin: good morning, shelley. the heaviest of the precipitation and we use that in quotes with several different types through the morning hours, will be through 1:00 or 2:00. slick highways will be the main feature this morning as we watch any sort of mixed precipitation go over to rain in southern and southeastern parts of the state. while the wintery mix and depending on your elevation out in western, central and northern areas, will kind of go back ab forth this morning and wrapping up as wet snow. you can see a back edge moving
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york and pennsylvaniale early on. ahead of that, again, we're going to have the wintery mix in places in western and central new hampshire and snow up north and rain right at the coastline. we will tell you how it plays out. >> crews are on the scene of a fire in north hampton, the first alarm fire is on juniper road. multiple crews are on the scene. there are no words of injuries or how that fire started. new from overnight. the lebanon fire department is investigation a suspicious fire. the two story building involved was vacant. officials say due to preexisting conditions of the building no fire personal were allowed to enter so they began an offensive attacks with hose streams and there were no injuries. it was a busy night for rescuers in lebanon. a man was found in the woods
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it happened off i-89 between exits 16 and 17. state police responded to the initial crash at 6:30 and didn't find anyone with the vehicle. around 3:30 this morning, a man was found down an embankment near a stream. rescuers say the man was cold, but conscious when they found him. he was taken to the hospital. new controversy this morning over comments made at a public meeting by the chair of the hampstead budget committee where he talked about shooting school children. it was the context of school safety, but some say it was offensive and unnecessary. wmur's kristin carosa reports from hampstead. kristen: these comments were made thursday night here in hampstead so people are trying to process what was said, but according to the school student right now it's pure outrage. >> these are dmoments raising
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anytime someone talks about a school shooting, anytime we talk about violence towards our kids. it's not funny, and makes me sick. >> they had a discussion talking about mobilizing behind the school to increase student safety. during that time. advisory committee chairman said that renovations would not make the school safer and described how he would commit a mass murder at the school. >> based on my marine corps training, if i wanted to do harm, i wouldn't do it while they're changing buildings. i would wait and hide in the woods behind them and have a field day. >> alerting parents about what happened. >> i couldn't begin to explain how someone goes from a discussion on a bond article and construction to a school to detailing how he would commit a
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i can't speak to him and his mentality how he got there. for my part, i was very disturbed. >> mesa tehada has been banned. >> disturbing, outraged, that comes to mind both as parents of children in the school district. >> he has worked as an elected official for decades and warned about comments he's made, but the superintendent says he's never taken it to this level. >> anybody that puts our children's safety at risk i don't think is fit to serve in any public capacity. >> news 9 attempt today speak with jorge, he didn't answer the door or his phone. kristen carosa, news 9. shelley: right knew three texas men face charged for fraudulent use of credit cards. they believe the men are connected to skimming schemes
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stalled at a gas pump or atm and debit card. they repeatedly visited a sam's club, in one they allegedly purchased over $1500 of gift cards and hudson police say they're looking to identify at least two more men in in case. an elderly woman was taken to the hospital for smoke inhalation after a fire in laconia at the buildings at blueberry lanes last night. they say the woman's 7-year-old granddaughter was missing for a while during the fire, but was found. crews were able to put that fire out quickly. convicted boston marathon bomber dzhokhar tsarnaev is ordered to pay more than $100 million in restitution according to a court document friday. the money would be divided among 49 victims, tsarnayev is held at a federal prison in colorado and faces the death penalty.
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thanks to a dose of narcan. authorities say was administered by a friend. it was recently handed out at a state-run distribution program. wmur's andy her shallberger has the story. >> laconia police believe this is the first documented case of a civilian using a state distributed narcan kit it save a life. >> i think it's evidence that it did work. we've saved one life and it's only been two and a half days. >> the state started this distribution program in september. earlier this week in la cone yeah, 44 of these narcan kits were handed out and training wag done how to use them. fire officials say friday morning, they got a 911 call that a young woman had suffered an opioid overdose. >> her friends administered the narcan and started cpr. by the time the ambulance arrived, the patient was conscious, oriented and alert
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>> officials that narcan kit was distributed at this seminar and the peem ople administering the dose and did what they were supposed to do. >> the person was revived but calling 911 was the key. we don't want people to assume, i've got this, it's ok, we don't need to call the first responders. >> the officials hope the next step in this process will be for her to get treatment. authorities say about 60% of those who enter rehabilitation will stay clean. while they are pleased with the way things turned out, they realize narcan is only part of the battle against heroin and other opiate addictions. >> narcan is not the silver bullet, it's not going to end the opiate crisis by it will put help in the hands of people who need it. shelley: and the next narcan
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etch it is saturday morning, january 16th, rain on coastline and freeze be rain, mixing with snow far northern and western areas of the state as the
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it's a true wintery mix for us. heaviest this morning before letting up. we'll have the details and a few minutes. shelley: kevin. thank you. rescuers continue to search the choppy waters off the hawaiian island of oahu for the survivors of a marine helicopter crash. a total of 12 people are missing including corporal chris orlando from hingham, massachusetts. witnesses reported a boom and flare from the school. 126 people have been freed and three jihadists killed after a hotel in africa was seized by al-qaeda militants. heavy gunfire erupted as burkina faso in france, 22 bodies were found in a cafe at the hotel. police in oregon arrested a man
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government vehicles from the miller national wildlife refuge. the same park occupied by a group protesting against policies. the man was taken into custody in a grocery store nearby. the protesters claimed the refuge has been destructive to area ranchers and miners. turning our attention to weather now at 6:13, you know, it's wet outside, not terrible yet. kevin: not yet, but we have, yeah, temperatures between 30 and 33 and that's the untreated roads, the secondary roads and bridges, overpasses, on-ramps will be slick. we'll talk about the various types of precipitation and what you can expect for the rest of the afternoon and what's coming up for the rest of weekend. shelley: thank you, kevin. he'll be back with his forecast.
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>> now, meteorologist kevin skarupa with your storm watch 9 forecast. kevin: not the prettiest of starts out there for us as the moisture is preaching the southern half of the state and surface reports from jaffray at around 29 degrees, you can see 28 in dublin. freezing rain there and freezing rain in portsmouth at 32, freezing rain in rochester, 30 degrees. manchester 32 degrees and
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degrees right now and freezing rain. while, we have other spots with mixed precipitation, places like lebanon right now at 31. all of this means winter weather advisory which is posted for our state through mid afternoon, it means that roadways could be very slick as you head out this morning, if you're headed out between now and 10 or 11, when the conditions will be trying. you'll notice the moisture continuing to make its way in, not yet quite approaching the north country, but you will see here in southern and central parts of the state that we continue to watch the moistures move in. you get inland through the merrimack valley and yes, quite a bit of rain involved and also a little bit of freezing rain we have been starting the system with. farther to the west, north and west of concord and manchester where the higher terrain they see two, three, four inches of snow and the northern valleys
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you'll watch it move across the state early to mid afternoon so this is a morning situation for us out there, before conditions greatly improve later on today. should be mainly snow for the north country out of the system and a general three to six inches of snow and it should be a small accumulation in the western half and central parts of the state. while in southeastern areas, little if any accumulation, probably the best chance of any cumulation out of this, would be an icy mix or wrapping up as a little bit of wet snow as the system pulls away early this afternoon. temperatures within a few degrees of 32 degrees, but there are not many spots above 32 and that's the point as you continue to watch that moisture fall, it's just assume that anything out there is freezing upon impact, especially on untreated surfacesment we should be above freezing in most locations in the afternoon and as a matter of fact, in the coast and the long shore roads, that's by later this afternoon and after the precipitation is mainly over. again, back edge by lunchtime,
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state and notice the transition in western, central and northern areas and even spots that have the wintery mix may actually go over to wet snow before wrapping up. partial sunshine tomorrow and an area of snow showers moves in on monday morning, that will be the leading edge of colder air and wind, which will be around through mid week. again, we'll look for the wintery mix in southern areas of the state and the snow up north. rain for a time in southeastern areas and then wrapping up with wet snow early to mid afternoon. here is a look at the possible totals, again, general 3 to 6 inches accumulate leagues -- accumulation and general one to three inches of snow for southwestern areas and we will look for this to pull away, late morning, early afternoon, setting up partial sunshine for sunday and colder air starting with gusty winds through the middle of next week. >> it's looking like winter now. >> yeah, be careful out there if you're out on the roads. >> thank you. ski resorts say it's the perfect
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after a disappointing december, they're they're hoping for a busy holiday weekend. stephanie woods has the story. stephanie: skiers and boarders hit the slopes at crotchet mountain. it could be the beginning of a busy three-day weekend. >> we love skiing! >> i love to do jumps and tricks! >> yes, it's amazing. >> there wasn't much skiing or riding in new hampshire after warm weather melted snow and dammened spirits in december. >> it's been rough, wanting to come up here every weekend and not having the opportunity. >> i'm kind of bummed that it's been a warm winter and we've had not a lot of snow, but i'm happy that we're getting more snow. >> but friday night skiers and boarders, big and small, are hitting the slopes in henniker and hoping for snow. >> we need more snow, it's not enough. you can never have too much snow, so, let's get more of that. >> and we can build some forts in our back yard.
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>> pats peak has 26 out of 28 trails open and 100% open by mlk day. >> i think this weekend is a great weekend to go skiing. the weather is looking nice and we have terrain to choose from so it's time to get out there and get skiing. >> i'm so excited. it's just, i'm so pumped to have snow here, so we can just ski. >> late night skiers at crotchet mountain ski and ride were praying for snow, but thankful for the cold. >> it might come back tomorrow conditions. i was kind of assuming there was like two trails and it was terrible, but there's a lot more snow, which was good. >> crotchet mount has 21 of 25 trails open and snow or no, it will be a big holiday weekend. >> fresh snow is always great. that gets people excited come skiing. the bottom line, we have great snow making here and, you know, we do a really good job. >> later tonight, you can attend the crotchet park block party
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monday, enjoy a discounted tickets to pats peak for annual diversity day goes pop. shelley: coming up next, we have a tasty dinner suggestion for you, how you can whip up these simple stuffed pork chops for your family tonight. and in the next half hour of news 9 this morning, commitment 2016, we're a few weeks away now from the first in the nation primary and we'll take a look at one of the biggest issues our next president will face. and this week's adopt-a-pet is rosie. the 8-year-old shepherd mix has a lovable personality and would do best in a home without young children, but is comfortable with cats and some other dogs. rosie is waiting for you at the nu ew ne there are two democratic visions for regulating wall street. one says it's okay to take millions from big banks and then tell them what to do. my plan --
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and make them pay their fair share. then we can expand health care to all, and provide universal college education. will they like me? no. will they begin to play by the rules if i'm president? you better believe it. i'm bernie sanders
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>> hello there, everybody. we're joined by, i'm going to call it my dopleganger. love the beard. what is the farm? >> we grow peppers and onions and garlic and things like that and then i produce a variety of
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relish and specialty pickles and variety of fruit spreads and low sugar fruit butters, pear butter and apple butter and i don't add any sugar to them. apple butters i cook for two and a half days and reduces over 50% and concentrates the natural sugars. >> we're using that to make a dish. what are we making? >> we are making today a stuffed pork chopin a the stuffing is an apple butter dried pear stuffing that we sell the dried pears, too. >> yeah. >> so i've taken a pork chop, made a pocket in it. >> i've never seen that. >> we put some stuffing in there. >> that will bring out flavor. >> exactly. and there's onions and garlic in the stuffing as well and we'll close it with a couple of toothpicks here. >> ok. >> and then, this is pretty hot. >> a hot pan there. no, no, most importantly, we want to go salt.
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>> pepper. >> ok. purple basil, a special basil that we grow that we like because it retains a lot of flavor, even when it it's dried, whereas most basil is kind of bland after you dry it. >> pursue purple basil and we sell that, too. the dried purple basil. >> speaking of selling, when you're cooking this up, one of the places to get this is the winter's farmers market. >> it's in concord, cop cord winter market.com at cole gardens and runs every saturday from 10:00 to 2:00 from now until april 16th. every saturday, there's music there, there's a variety of vendors, we sell meat, bread, fish, produce, dog treats. >> you name it. >> guacamole, it's a fun time and that's, in the winter time that's primarily where we're selling the products and also
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>> come to visit. >> red fox farm.org. >> what we do, we brown this a minute on each side on high heat going. >> i would imagine the flavor at >> exactly. you-- after getting a brown on it on both sides, then you turn it down and you cook under a low heat for five minutes because with modern pork, it doesn't have the fat like in the old days, you want to cook it slowly so it stays moisture. >> you have a final product. can we take a look at it. >> this is what it looks good at the end and cut it open to see. >> can i try a bite of it. >> absolutely. english muffin with the same apple butter so i'm going to turn this down now. really good! >> and it's amazing how much flavor it has.
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>> cinnamon and cloves and it's sweet because apple has natural sugar. can i let you finish this? i want to eat this. >> redfoxfarm.org. >> visit sometimes. >> cold gardens winter market. >> that's it for us.
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there are two democratic visions for regulating wall street. one says it's okay to take millions from big banks and then tell them what to do. my plan -- break up the big banks, close the tax loopholes, and make them pay their fair share. then we can expand health care
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and provide universal will they like me? no. will they begin to play by the rules if i'm president? you better believe it. and i approve this message. >> no one covers new hampshire like we do. now, wmur news 9 this morning. >> and good morning to you, it's 6:32 on your saturday morning, portsmouth. 32 degrees, chilly out there and here is a look at our top stories in this half hour. the state's drug czar resigned. jack wo zmac's last day. and medical marijuana, a building in rochester will be home to the medical cannabis operation. and with less than a month to
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presidential candidates are taking to new hampshire. today donald trump, jeb bush, rand paul, carly fiorina and john kasich all have stops planned here in the granite state. we'll have more in a moment, but first, we want to check with kevin skarupa who is in the winter weather with a look at the forecast. kevin: thank you, shelley. and any moisture out on the roadways, assume it's turning to ice. freezing rain from portsmouth to rochester, but through manchester, through concord right now, plymouth, as well as areas like jaffery and lebanon. so this is going to be a slick start to the day and mostly snow from the white mountains northward. but this wintery mix of freezing rain this morning, trying to change to plain rain in southeastern areas. you get farther west into the central parts of the state and that's where we're going to continue to see the wintery mix for a few hours this morning and
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temperatures get above the freezing mark and that likely after a lot of the precipitation winds down and we may end wet snow as far south as manchester. the mixture of snow and rain, heaviest at 1:00 today. from there partial sunshine setting up for the day tomorrow. possible accumulations and the one to three doesn't tell the story in central parts of the state where it's sleet or freezing rain, it will be mostly rain, wrapping up pass a little bit of snow. we'll have much more on the time line and ahead through the upcoming work week in a few minutes. >> thank you. the days are numbered for the state's drug czar. he was appointed a year ago to help fight the heroin crisis in new hampshire. he resigned telling the governor
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wozmack was criticized, and she plans to fill the position quickly. the availability of medical marijuana in the granite state has been given the first of three locations to cultivate. a building will be home to sanctuary medical cannabis difficult cultivation. and then driven to plymouth. many say they're in favor of the operation. >> i have a son-in-law that has als and he does have a medical marijuana card through maine and it helps him immensely and it doesn't worry me one bit where they're right down the street. >> officials say the process of bringing the facility into the city has been smooth. dhhs officials plan to visit the next week. well, presidential candidates are taking to new hampshire as
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state's primary. as february 9th approaches, the campaigns are heating up. wmur's jean macken continues with coverage on the trial with jeb bush. >> you shape the election going forward and i appreciate, this is my 21st visit to new hampshire and i'm coming back. jean: fresh off the campaign trail jeb bush is in hollis. >> great to be in new hampshire, my home away from home. jean: on friday, he accepted the endorsement of former contender lindsey graham and tried to win over voters separating himself from donald trump. >> if i'm the anti-trump, if you will, that tries to restore some level of decency and policy orientation and character and leadership, true leadership, servant leadership, i love that role. >> i'm really fed up with the current situation. jean: he assured voters he'd work across the aisle to get things done in washington,
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and targeting terrorists. >> i'm spending more time here, but we will be in iowa. jean: in an exclusive interview with wmur, bush says his strategy is to outwork everybody with his family at his side and daughter noel with him. >> it's important for everybody, this is the one place where every candidate gets tested. jean: jeb bush has two town halls on saturday in amhurst and a four-day blitz in new hampshire starting on weapons. na hollis, jean macken, wmur, news 9. shelley: marco rubio made a stop here after the republican debate and toured gun manufacturer sturm ruger and company in newport where he criticized the views of gun control advocates. >> well, buy a taser, buy a can
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attitude they give off when they talk about this so they come up with these rules that would never prevent any of the these attacks. shelley: rubio held a post debate rally in derry and town hall at new england college. ohio concern john kasich continued his visit to the dixville notch. this comes after he picked up a new endorsement by the portsmouth herald. the republican presidential candidate says he hopes his grass roots approach to this campaign pays off. today, carly fiorina continues her trek through new hampshire. last night, the republican presidential candidate thanked new hampshire voters at her town hall in hollis saying they give her a chance, or they gave her a chance when the experts can't. >> but you see, the people of new hampshire, you take your first in the nation primary responsibilities very seriously. and you showed up in living rooms and dining rooms, and
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listened. shelley: fiorina has events planned in derry, raymond and bo today. meantime, kentucky senator rand paul will campaign through new hampshire as well. london derry, manchester, newport, hanover and concord. and donald trump has a plan that no b-s barbecue in portsmouth, that's set to begin at 11:30. today boston mayor marty walsh will be campaigning for hillary clinton. walsh and susie will begin with an event in manchester. from town halls to diners to stops, campaigning in new hampshire is like nowhere else in the country. that tradition is at stake as some tried to bump new hampshire out of the first spot. there will be an encore
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the past and future and what the political event means to the granite state and the candidates. we give them the respect. we go out of our way as voters and members of the media to give them an opportunity to make their case in our living rooms, on our streets, in meeting rooms. shelley: tune in tomorrow at 4 p.m. right here on wmur for first in the nation, 100 years of tradition. and you can also stream it on our website, wmur.com or our mobile app. >> well, in the eight weeks leading up to the presidential primary, we are focusing on eight of the biggest issues facing the country. and so far, education hasn't been a big talker in the race for president. why. >> with concerns from terror to headlines-- >> what about-- >> education is still at the voters.
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been a really important issue. >> policy expert on why it matters. >> people care about social security, they care about health care, they care about roads and bridges and they obviously care a lot about schools and colleges, but how much they focus on these things really out. >> when we look at data how satisfied people are with public schools, they tend to have quite favorable ratings in schools in their local community even as they express concerns with schools nationally. >> topping the list of concerns, - cost of higher education, charter schools and standards like common core. >> and republicans are hugely concerned about obama-era overreach and democrats have generally been luke warm on it or split over it. >> let me sign this bill. >> something else to watch, the rewrite of no child left behind signed into law by obama this past winter. >> and this should be aware of
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taking place in the election cycle. >> another issue, standardized testing, president obama has recommended limits and annual survey finds republicans and democrats agree there's too much emphasis on it in washington. i'm nikole killian reporting. >> and you can head to our website, look at the politics section of our mobile app to see where the presidential candidates stand on this and other important issues. well, coming up, it's finally a playoff game day for the new england patriots. we'll hear from the team coming up in sports. >> the latest look at storm tracker right now, showing the rain and freezing rain mixing with sleet and continuing to navigate northward. and snow for this system, it's going to be a slick go if you're hours.
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>> now, meteorologist kevin skarupa with your storm watch 9 forecast. kevin: certainly not a pretty start to the day as we have a lot of reporting stations reporting mixed precipitation or freezing rain at the present time. we are going to continue to see that wintery mix out there this morning, trying to change at that rainfall, eventually for manchester to the shoreline, but again, you get into western and central parts of the state, southwestern parts of the state
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town to town and with temperatures in the all important mid levels of the atmosphere right around 32, it's going to make a huge difference as far as precipitation type and while the accumulation amounts aren't going to be drastically difference, looking at one area seeing a foot of snow we have the winter weather advisory posted through 3:00 in the afternoon and it means varying conditions if you're travelling between now and early this afternoon. here is a look at it on storm tracker. the precipitation continues to move in all the way up to the white mountains and what we're seeing is either freezing rain or a mixture of precipitation along with rainfall and the shoreline the present time. it's a huge wall of moisture that continues to lift northward and we're seeing the northern temperatures coming in aloft. and we begin at 10:00 this morning and we'll start to see that colder air start to filter in on the back side of the system. you notice the change back here over through new york. what is likely mixed
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may go over to a mix or snow before wrapping up, late morning and early afternoon and complicate the roads at this point. you get from manchester to the coast and rainfall in the next few hours. southwestern, western, central parts of the state looking at a back and forth between sleet, freezing rain and possibly wet snow depending on your elevation or lower lying valley and slick highways, from the mount mountains northward and most of this will fall with a general three to six inches a afternoon. there's a look at it. upper range of the 20's to lower range of the 30's as the precipitation moves in. these highs likely at 4:00 in the afternoon and all day to get above freezing. eventually to mid afternoon, the roads improve not only because the precipitation will wind down, but at the same time the temperatures should warm up a couple of degrees by then. here is a look at it by lunchtime. snow up north, changing over to
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the state and may even end as a little bit of wet snow from manchester to the shoreline. that's how close temperatures are in the freezing mark of the atmosphere, it will wind down by lunchtime in southwestern parts of the state and by 3:00 or 4:00, up north, with just a couple of flurries and snow showers not accumulating, left over through the great north woods. partial clearing thereafter, setting up partly sunny skies and the next system tries to arrive monday morning in the way of snow showers or even a brief squall and that will reason the the-- mean potential for snow. three to six inches for the northern half and general one to three for western and southwestern, as well as central parts of the state and little if any from manchester to the shoreline and could end up with wet flakes for manchester to the shoreline. tricky travel between now and about 2:00 this afternoon if you have to travel a distance, you're going it want to factor in quite a bit of extra time this morning.
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kevin, thank you very much. it's mid terms at high schools across new hampshire next week, but a new initiative at bedford high school is raising eyebrows for some parents. the district is introducing what's called competency recovery days allowing students who reached a certain level to take time off. some students in bedford will get an early winter break next week. district officials decided kids who are doing well in their classes don't need to show up or take any mid term exams. >> if a student is passing their class, that a teacher can waive the mid term. >> it's a controversial plan called competency recovery days. bedford high school will adjust the normal class schedule next week and classes will only be held for students who need extra help. >> the work that's happening with teachers and students academically, that's going to be for students who haven't yet mastered those key skills and that's really what competency recovery is about. >> some parents we spoke to liked the idea of kids getting
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>> i think it's a great idea for kids who studied and had great grades and don't have to take another one. >> other parents think it's in struggling. >> it's falling behind and a it's too late. others told us off camera, they just don't like the idea at all. superintendent mcgee has heard from them and many come around once he explains the district's goal. >> whether he-- when we take the time to explain it's not that different and our intention is to help students who haven't mastered those skills yet get there, we've had a pretty good reception from the parents that have asked the question. now, jamie staton and news 9 sports. >> all right, busy friday night. let's run through it all. the boston bruins and from the sabers, that man there, he plays for the sabers and had a great play here in the corner,
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it to david legwand. >> and spooner with the chance and a play and score on the rebound, his 8th. 1-1 and charro gets one in the third. and they host toronto. unh did not have a good game. that's the first hockey victory of the season for northeastern. dartmouth is starting to heat up. they beat clarkson and host lawrence tonight. dover green wave against the team from pembroke campbell. look at the sweet wrap around goal there scored by nichols. 3-0 dover and then jesse phrase will score here to make it 4-0. dover wins 7-0. and celtics on their home court hosted the phoenix sons. isaiah thomas gets past the screen and the celtics were up by 3.
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how about marcus smart to olenick, and they will play at washington wizards tonight. high school basketball, pelham and hillsborough. keith brown muscling up inside and scoring, plus the foul. he makes it look so easy. it's a tough game for hillsborough derry, and missing a turnover and pelham led 34-0 and go on to win big. girls basketball, that's the goffstown grizzlies in white and took on the kingswood knights and perez flips one up in the paint and the knights are trying to hang in there with defense and liz mc aclachlan goes in to score.
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we've reached game day. patriots in the playoffs, afc divisional round. they're five point favorites over the chiefs. i played most of those guys last year, good run stoppers and they show the numbers speak for themselves and i don't think it's a fluke or anything, they're a good overall unit. >> none of this stuff on defense, it doesn't move without them. everything started up front. you know, their intensity, their work ethic and the things they bring to the table. we feed off of them. >> talking about the kansas city chiefs great defensive line there. kickoff for 35-- 4:35 p.m. enjoy the game. shelley: thank you. local senior citizens enjoyed a
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by ignoring it. but that's how some presidential candidates seem to be dealing with social security. americans work hard, and pay into it. so our next president needs a real plan to keep it strong. (elephant noise) (donkey noise) hey candidates, answer the call already. >> some local senior citizens got to enjoy a special event just for them on friday. residents at the hillsborough county nursing home attended a prom. the grand event was 50's themed and included music and dancing from every era. that's awesome! that looks like so much fun. kevin: what a night out for them. shelley: what a night out. kevin: we're looking at accumulation which will be mostly snow northern half to northern third of the state and more of a mix in the southern
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rain this morning making the roads very slick and could end as a little wet snow as it wraps up mid morning to mid afternoon. shelley: got to be careful there today. the news continues at the top of the hour with today's top stories, next, a discussion on school safety is stirring up controversy in one new hampshire town. what an advisory budget committee chairman said that has parents so upset. also, a new hampshire woman is alive this morning thanks to a
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>> now on news 9, a wintery mix moving into the state making for some slick travel. we will detail the precipitation types and how much we'll see ahead. >> anytime we talk about violence towards our kids, it's not funny, it's not a joke and it just makes me sick. shelley: controversial comments, why parents say a new hampshire official took things too far. we're weeks away from the new hampshire primary and the candidates are spending a lot of time in the granite state. who is here today and what's on their agendas. >> we love skiing! . shelley: and a perfect weekend to hit the slopes, why some local ski areas hope the recent snowfall will bring winter sport
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>> no one covers new hampshire like we do. now, wmur news 9 this morning. shelley: and good saturday morning, new hampshire. it's 7:00 on the dot. it's saturday, january 16th, i'm shelley walcott, our amy coveno is off so i'm filling in. we'll get to the top stories. but first, kevin skarupa is it in the weather center with a look at the forecast. kevin: good morning, it's a slick start as we've had the participation moving in, a lot of that in the form of rain that's been freezing upon impact with temperatures below the freezing mark this morning. assume any roads are slick, especially ones that have the moisture and the precipitation itself is expected to pick up in of hours. before eventually trying to cool off as it wraps up late morning and into the afternoon. so, varying precipitation types just depending on the region of the state you're in. we're looking at temperatures within a few degrees of the freezing mark when a lot of
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we'll look at a round of snow in the north country, three to inch inches, a wintery mix, a freezing rain and sleet could be ending as wet snow, and maybe an inch or two there, in southern areas it's rain and a wintery mix as it could end. as far as the possible amounts, one to three from the central part of the state away from the shoreline, but up to the north that could be up to six inches. much more on the forecast today. and much colder batch making its way back in a bit. shelley: thank you. right now, department of transportation crews are outtreating icy roadways. a district five supervisor says that crews have been out since midnight salting the roads. district five covers i-93 from the mass border to the exit in tilton and maintain i-89 from bo to new london. they're out maintaining roads from manchester to raymond. trucks will be salting the roads
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you can depend on wmur for the latest on the winter weather conditions and when we're not on the air, log onto wmur.com or open up your wmur mobile app. and if it's safe to do so, don't forget to up load your weather photo and videos to u local at wmur.com. well, right now, crews are on the seen of a fire in north hampton. dispatchers say the first aparm fire is on juniper roads. so far no word on injuries or how that fire started. and also new from overnight. the lebanon fire department is investigating a suspicious fire. it happened on the hanover street extension. officials say due to preexisting conditions of the building, no fire personnel were allowed to enter it. fire crews began a defensive attack with master hose streams. there were no injuries. >> it was a busy night for
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a man was found in the woods car. exit 16 and 17. state police responded to the initial crash around 6:30 yesterday evening, but didn't find anyone with the vehicle. then around 3:30 this morning, a man was found down an embankment near a stream. russers say the man was cold, but conscious when they found him. he was taken to the hospital. well, new controversy this morning over comments made at a public meeting by the chair of the hampstead budget commit. he talked about shooting school children. it was in the context of school safety, but some say it was offensive and unnecessary. wmur's kristen carosa reports. kristen: people are trying to process what was said, but according to the school superintendent right now, it's pure outrage.
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behind them and i had a field day. >> these are just some of the comments raising concerns in hampstead. anytime someone talks about a scoot shooting or violence towards our kids, it's not funny, it's not a joke and it makes me sick. >> the town's advisory committee was having a discussion about eliminating mobile classrooms behind the hampstead central school to increase student safety. during that time, advisory budget committee chairman jorge mesa tejada said that renovations would not make it any safer and described how he would commit a mass murder at the school. >> based on my marine corps training, if i wanted to do harm, i wouldn't do it going from the portables to the main building, i would wait until recess and hide in the woods behind them and i had a field day. >> after several concerned calls, the district issued a statement alerting parents about what happened. >> i couldn't even begin to explain how someone goes from a
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talking about construction at the school to detailing how he would commit a mass shooting at our elementary school. i can't speak to him and his mentality how he got there. i can only say for my part i was very disturbed. mesa tejada has been banned from school property and playgrounds. >> it's disturbing, both as parents of children in the school district and the superintendent. >> the superintendent says mesa tejada has worked at the school for decades and was warned about before comments he made, but never to this level. >> anybody who puts orchildren's safety at risk shouldn't serve in any capacity. >> news 9 tried to speak with jorge, but he didn't answer the
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shelley: three texas men are facing charges for fraudulent use of credit cards. they believe the men are connected to skimming schemes where an illegal device is installed at a gas pump or atm and used to create a fraudulent debit card. police say the suspects repeatedly visited a sam's club on walnut boulevard. in one visit they allegedly purchased over 1500 dollars of gift cards. hudson police are looking to identify at least two more men in this case. a woman is alive this morning thanks to a dose of narcan. authorities say it was administered by a friend. it was recently handed out at a state-run distribution program. wmur's andy hershberger has the story. >> officials believe it's the first case of a civilian using a state-distributed narcan kit to save a life. >> it's evidence that it worked,
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two and a half days. and 44 of the kits were handed out and training done how to use them. fire officials say friday morning they got a 911 call that a young woman had suffered an opioid over dose. >> her friends administered the narcan and started cpr. by the time the ambulance arrived, the patient was conscious, oriented and alert and is doing quite well. >> officials say that narcan kit was distributed at this week's seminar and the people involved with this overdose did exactly what they had been told to do. >> this person was revived, but they also-- but they called 911 as a first step and that's the key, because we don't want people to assume that i've got this, it's ok, and we don't need to call the first responders. >> the woman was taken to lakes region general hospital according to officials who hope the next step in this process will be for her to get treatment. authorities say about 60% of those who enter rehabilitation
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are pleased with the way things turned out, they realize narcan is only part of the battle against heroin and other opiate addictions. >> narcan is not the silver bullet, it's not going to end the opiate crisis, you know, by any stretch, but it will save lives if put in the hands of people that actually need it. >> andy hirshberger news 9. shelley: the next kit and training seminar with the february 11th in franklin. senator jeanne shaheen is calling on congress to pass an emergency bill on the heroin epidemic. she joined maine senator angus king of york hospital on friday. they say the 600 million proposal will provide emergency funding to address opioid and heroin abuse. something senator shaheen says is spiraling out of control. >> we need a response at the local level, which you all are doing, at the state level, but federal level as well.
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money is needed for more drug agents and more treatment. well, coming up on news 9 this morning, developing news out of africa. a hotel seized by al-qaeda militants. the latest details coming up. >> the search continues for survivors after two marine helicopters crash.
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and i approve this message. >> saturday morning, january 16th. should be mainly snow for the
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just started to snow at the valley camera. it's mixed precipitation in southwestern parts of the state and changing to just rain in manchester, salem out to the seacoast. we will have the details how much we'll see out of the system when it starts to wind down with your forecast coming up. >> right now rescuers continue to search the choppy waters off the hawaiian island of oahu for the survivors of a marine helicopter crash. it happened late thursday night and involved two marine helicopters. a total of 12 people are missing, including marine corporal chris orlando from hingham, massachusetts. witnesses in the area reported hearing a loud boom and saw a big flare in the sky. new from overnight, 126 people have been freed and three jihad jihadist killed after a hotel in african was seized by militants. they worked to overtake the hotel and at least 33 people were wounded and at least 22 bodies were found in a cafe at
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police in oregon have arrested a man for allegedly stealing two government vehicles from the national wildlife refuge, that's the same park occupied by a group protesting federal land policies. 62-year-old kevin meddenback was taken into custody from a grocery store outside. it's not known if he's part of the occupying group. the protests began earlier this month and that it's been destructive to the area ranchers and miners. turning our at that he thinks -- turning our attention to weather now, it's slick out there. kevin: in southwestern areas of the state seeing the sleet, freezing rain mix. all snow up north and rain closer to the shoreline. we'll talk about the travelling conditions for the day and how things start to improve for the remainder of the holiday weekend. shelley: thank you very much. it's 7:14 and kevin will be right back with his forecast and then, it's a long holiday weekend for many granite staters
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>> now, meteorologist kevin skarupa with your storm watch 9 forecast. kevin: a wintery mix of precipitation for southwestern parts of the state and very difficult travel early on if you have to head out and travel a distance early this morning. you're going to want to factor in a lot of extra time. you'll notice early this morning in berlin, or in dublin, notice
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the parking lot there at the present time. it has been sleet and freezing rain mixing with wet snow. mixed precipitation just getting going now in central parts of the state over the last hour or two, while it has changed over to all rain and 34 degrees closer to the shoreline through places like manchester and salem nashua. >> it depends on which part of the state you're in with temperatures near the freezing mark at levels of the atmosphere. it doesn't take much to switch over to a different form. the winter weather advisory posted through noon today. we'll see the back edge across the state, early afternoon and southwestern parts of the state and mid afternoon farther north. it will be a fairly quick moving system and as you notice it's mainly snow out of the mountains, and generally, three to six inches the possibility, start to get going there. it's a wintery mix in eastern, central, western and southwestern parts of the state,
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manchester to the coast. it doesn't mean it's going to stay that way for the duration of the system. as a matter of fact, cooler air is going to try to drain in as the system starts to pull away, late morning, early afternoon, and you can see the center of circulation here, by the time that gets to the center of cape cod we'll see the colder air rush in and you can see that starting to play out through eastern parts of new york. it's a wintery mix with little accumulation could go over to snow in southwestern parts of the state and central parts of the state to give you a quick two to three inches of jumplation and maybe locally more in some of the higher he will tops where it happens first. manchester to the coastline, it was freezing rain for several hours switching over. the roads could be slick in spots. the temperatures in upper 20's and lower 30's in the north country. temperatures improved by a degree or two, but i am profit is very slow this morning, as the precipitation winds down
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later on this afternoon which should help area roadways for the afternoon. you'll notice the weakening trend of precipitation returns after lunchtime today and see that switch over in western areas pointed out by futurecast and the rain from manchester to the shoreline may end with accumulation. and maybe some snow showers around on monday. that will be leading edge of colder air that starts to rush in. as i mentioned generally three to six inches of snow where it's that wintery mix and there's potential for accumulation out of system which would be over the precipitation and leave the roads less than ideal even for parts of the afternoon. extended forecast, partial sunshine and squalls, the leading edge of colder air the big story for the first half of
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and strong winds to go along with it. colder air draining in, but not after the slick start that we have this morning. >> thanks very much. know who is happy about the weather. the ski resorts. they say the long weekend is a perfect time to head out to the slope. >> both ski resorts are hoping for a big holiday weekend. our stephanie woods has the story. >> skiers and boarders hit the slopes into the early hours this morning at crotchet mountain. it could be the beginning of a big weekend. >> i love to do jumps and tricks. >> yes. it's amazing. >> there wasn't much skiing or riding in new hampshire after warm weather melted snow and dampened spirits in december. >> it has been. it's been really tough wanting to come up every weekend and just not having that opportunity. >> i'm kind of bummed it's been a warm winter and we've had not a lot of snow, but i'm happy
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>> friday night skiers and boarders are hitting the slopes in henniker and hoping for more snow. >> you can never have too much snow, no, let's get some more of that. >> and we can build more-- some in our back yard. >> and snowmen. >> pats peak has 26 open and. >> i think this weekend is a great weekend to go skiing, the weather is looking nice and terrain, it's time to get out there. >> i'm so excited! i'm just so pumped to have snow here so we can just ski. >> late night skiers at crotchet mount ski and ride were playing for snow, but thankful for the cold. >> and i might come back tomorrow now that i know it's not bad conditions. i was assuming two trails, but-- >> they say 21 of 25 trails open and snow or no, it will be a
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>> fresh snow is great and excited to come skiing, but the bottom line, we have great snow making here and you know, we do a really good job. >> later tonight you can attend the block party here at crotchet mountain for free and also on monday, enjoy a discounted ticket to pats peak for the annual diversity day goes pop. >> stephanie woods, wmur news 9. >> it may be gray outside, but a spot of bright color can be just the thing to bridge the gap until spring arrives. coming up, some fun and unusual house plants in today's grow it green. also, in the next half hour, commitment 2016. we're just a few weeks away now from the first in the nation primary and we'll take a look at one of the biggest issues our next president will face. >> and this week's adopt-a-pet is rosie shall the 8-year-old shepherd mix is house trained with a lovable personality. she would do well in the home without young children, but is
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by the rules if i'm president? you better believe it. i'm bernie sanders and i approve this message. >> welcome to today's grow it green. we're at house by the side of the road in wilton.
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margaret hagan by unh cooperative extension. margaret, happy new year to you, are you set for another year of grow is green? >> i am, yes. >> today we'll start off with unusual plants, things maybe that you haven't seen before and why don't we start out with the one up to the right there with a you-- >> this is called a lipstick plant and this is the curly leaved lipstick plants because the leaves curl over and back on themselves. it looks like circles, the little circles there. >> it's unusual and fun and sometimes nice to have something different. so that's a great plant. >> ok. in front of you there-- these are air plants, and you can pretty much mount them on anything and they will grow. they get nutrients from misting, and when you mist them and they're low care. >> right in front of you.
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sometimes called the mother-in-law's tongue. what's unusual, it's got so much stripes of white varigation. >> speaking of that, it looks picasso. >> actually the name is picasso's paint brush. it has yellows and oranges and purples and greens in it. something that we want to focus on, too, here in front. something that looks like it would have been perfect for the kids for the holidays. >> it would have been, this is a bear that's growing on a fire frame and the english ivy last been planted in the back and grow in the back and you can prune it with a pair of scissors to any shape you want. >> it wasn't that long ago we did a segment on car niverous
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>> it's fairly easy to find and buy carniverous plans, the venus fly trap and the other-- both of those are carnivorous. >> and we have a pamphlet we want to mention-- >> we do, but quickly this is a leopard plant, an olive tree. unusual plants. you can buy plants from the state for rest nursery and you can either go online or call it in order, you can get christmas tree plants and you can get native plants, you can get wildlife packages and there are seedlings at interesting prices, if you want to grow things outdoors, that's a way to get started. >> that will start our new year here on grow it green. that's today's show. >> the next half hour of news 9 this morning, medical marijuana is one step closer to being available in the granite state. the first cultivating location to get the green light.
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from the first in the nation primary. we take a look at one of the biggest issues facing our next president, education. but first, we're going to take a look at your weekend forecast. it's a wet one out there today.
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>> no one covers new hampshire like we do, now, wmur news 9 this morning. shelley: and good saturday morning to you. it's 7:33 on this beautiful saturday. portsmouth. 33 degrees, a little wet outside, but that's ok. here is a look at the top stairs in here are the top stories, the first of three locations to cultivate medical marijuana. cultivation operation. with less than a month to go
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primary, the candidates are taking to the state of new hampshire. jeb bush, rand paul, carly fiorina and john kasich have stops planned in the state. and first we want to go to kevin skarupa with a look at the weather. kevin: we have just rain from manchester to most areas going closer to the shoreline. farther west, you start to see the varying differences in terrain and that's where we get the differences in precipitation type. and for some of it, it's freezing rain, other spots it's mixing with sleet and also snow from the white mountains, three to six inches of it a possibility through early to mid afternoon. temperatures around that all important freezing mark, but improving the last hour or two. the road conditions are slick in spots. we're looking for this wind down between noon and 3:00 today with a quick three to six inches up north.
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game today. most of the precipitation will be long gone by the time we get to kickoff as the storm system moves away. we'll walk through region by region and precipitation types in the if you're headed out for the day. >> the drug czar was appointed to help fight the heroin crisis in new hampshire. he resigned, telling the governor the last day will be february 1st. he was criticized for taking too long to reach out to police and not doing enough to. look at the opioid problem with doctors. the governor says she plans to fill the position quickly. the white house is taking on the heroin and opioid abuse program. secretary vilsack will look at problems with small towns and
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declining physical and meant health and heightened financial stress. the availability of medical marijuana in the granite state is one step closer to reality. the state has given approval to the first of three locations to cultivate. a mill building in rochester will be home to sanctuary atc's cannabis cultivation operation. products cultivated in rochester will then be driven to sanctuary in plymouth. many neighbors of the sanctuary say they're in favor of the oranges. >> i have a son-in-law that has als and he does have a medical marijuana card through maine and it helps him immensely, and it doesn't worry me one bit where they're right down the street. >> officials say the process of bringing the facility into the city has been smooth. dhhs officials plan to visit the cultivation center in manchester next week.
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are taking to new hampshire as the days dwindle to the state's primary, as february 9th approaches, the campaigns are heating up. wmur's jean macken begins our 2016 coverage on the trail with jeb bush. >> you shape the election going forward and i appreciated this is my 21st visit to new hampshire and i'm coming back. >> fresh off the debate state he held a town hall in hollis. >> it's great to be back in new hampshire, my home away from home. >> earlier friday he accepted the endorsement of former contender senator lindsey graham and tried to win over voters separating himself from donald trump. >> if i'm the anti-trump, if you will, that tries to restore some level of decency and policy orientation and character, and leadership, true leadership, servant leadership, i love that role. >> i'm really fed up with the current situation. >> he assured voters he'd work
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done in washington, intent on building a military, and targeting terrorists. >> i'm spending more time here, but we will be in iowa. >> in an exclusive interview with wmur, bush said his strategy is it to outwork everybody with his family at his side. his daughter noel is on this trip. >> how important is your finish in the first in the nation primary state? >> it's important for everybody because this is the one place where every candidate gets tested. >> jeb bush has two town halls on saturday in amherst and hampstead and a four-day blitz in new hampshire starting next wednesday. in hollis, jean macken, wmur, news 9. >> marco rubio made a stop in new hampshire, he wrapped up a day of campaigning friday with a town hall meeting in clairemont.
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manufacturer sturm ruger and criticized criticized-- >> buy a taser, buy a can of mace, that's the attitude they give off when they talk about this so they come up with these rules that would never prevent any of these attacks. >> rubio held a post debate rally in derry and a town hall at new england college. ohio ohio governor kasich picked up a new endorsement by foster's daily democrat and the sports mouth herald. the republican presidential candidate says he hopes his grass roots approach to this campaign pays off. today, carly fiorina continues her trek through new hampshire. last night the republican presidential candidate thanked new hampshire voters at her town hall in hollis, saying they gave her a chance when the experts didn't. >> but you see the people of new hampshire, you take your first in the nation primary responsibilities very seriously
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rooms and dining rooms, and diners, and town halls, and you listened. shelley: fiorina has events planned in derry, raymond and bowe today. meantime, kentucky senator rand paul will campaign through new hampshire today. he has a full agenda planned with stops in londonderry, concord. donald trump has an eved planned at scott brown's no b-s back yard barbecue in portsmouth set to begin at 11:30. today, boston mayor marty walsh will be in the state to campaign for democratic presidential hopeful hillary clinton. walsh ap new hampshire senator susy will begin with manchester. we're counting down to the 100th anniversary of the new hampshire primary. like never before, the threat of this one being the last true first in the nation primary is real. tomorrow, watch an encore presentation of our special look
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the granite state and why the tradition is so important to maintain moving forward. >> there's a reason why the kentucky derby is in kentucky. there's a reason why the rose bowl is where it is. there's a reason why all kinds of different cultural events are where they are and it's the same reason that new hampshire has the primary. it's here because its birth was here. >> tune in tomorrow at 4 p.m. right here on wmur for first in the nation, 100 years of tradition. and you can also stream it on our website, wmur.com as well as on our mobile app. well, in the eight weeks leading up to the presidential primary, we are focusing on eight of the biggest issues facing the country and so far, education hasn't been a big talker in the race for president.
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>> with concerns from terror to the economy, dominating headlines. >> what about-- education is still at the head of the class for many voters. >> historically, education has been a really important issue. >> policy expert on why it matters. >> people care about social security, they care about health care and roads and bridges and they obviously care a lot about schools and colleges, but how much they focus on these things really depends how the election plays out. >> when we look at data on how satisfied people are with public schools, they tend to assign quite favorable ratings to the schools in their local community even as they express concerns with schools nationally. >> topping the list of concerns, the higher education, charter schools and academic standards like common core. >> republicans are concerned about obama overreach and democrats have been luke warm or split over it.
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>> something else to watch, the rewrite of no child left behind, signed in law by president obama this past winter. >> that should be where the conversation about education policy is taking place in the 2016 election cycle. >> another issue, standardized testing. president obama has already recommended limits while an annual survey finds both democrats and republicans agree there's too much emphasis on it. in washington, i'm nicole cale -- nikole killian reporting. shelley: you can go to our mobile app to see where presidential candidates stand on this and other issues. jamie staton will show us how they did coming up in sports. kevin: quick storm tracker update for you. rain for man chest chester to the shoreline. the wet snow now and higher elevations first and it's all snow in the north country.
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...but hillary didn't quit until eight million children got health care. i've never been called a quitter and i won't quit on you. she's got what it takes to do the toughest job in the world. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. >> now, meteorologist kevin skarupa with your storm watch 9 forecast. kevin: it's a region by region winter mix trying to go over to wet snow before wrapping up early to mid afternoon. from manchester to the shoreline
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get up into the north country and it's mostly snow. in some spots three to six inches of accumulation. it wraps up mid to early afternoon. a winter weather advisory posted for a good part of the state. as you notice on storm tracker, rain to the coastline from manchester, for the present time wouldn't be surprised that we go over to a mix and snowflakes as we wrap up. literally in the last hour or so how some of that wintery mix in central parts of the state now trying to go over to wet snow. we have been seeing this play out as the area of low pressure to the south of long island makes its way to the other side of cape cod. this would be late morning, early afternoon before this wraps up and see the certain back edge through eastern parts of new york and that's the moisture left over again.
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the exception will be the north country and it's a night and flufffully snow north of the notches. while you get into the foot hills and we continue to see snow through conway and bristol and the wintery mix starting to go over to snow in and around the lakes region and out west. again, a general one to three inches of accumulation for central and southwestern areas and three to six inches where this likely stays all snow. temperatures upper range of the 20's to lower range of the 30's, going to take all day to get above freezing across a good part of the state. roadway conditions should precipitation starts to wind down and the temperatures with that go up by just a couple of extra degrees. you can see southwest to northeast between about 1:00 and 4:00 this afternoon. still some lingering light snow in the north country, nothing additionally accumulating at that point. that sets up partial clearing tonight and tomorrow and next system arriving monday morning
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the colder air will be here the first half of next week and pretty strong winds that start on monday afternoon and continuing to tuesday and will be a fairly chilly breeze. temperatures making their way up into the 30's, three to six inches of accumulation from the lakes region or just north of the lakes region north. one to three inches of accumulation as it goes over to wet snow before wrapping up this afternoon. manchester to the shoreline mostly the rain and wintery mix, little if in i accumulation out of that. it's the arctic front that comes through, the game changer as they start to rush in on a gusty wind, monday afternoon. could be a small accumulation out of the snow showers or the brief squall for the commute on monday. beyond that storm free through most of next week and moderating right back to where we should be. thursday and friday. if you have to travel this morning and going some semblance
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factor in a lot of extra time and be ready to kind of take it slow. >> be careful this morning, kevin, thanks very much. it's 7:49 this@morning and it's time now for an update of our top stories. the chair of the hampstead budget committee is coming underfire for what he said at a meeting, talking about shooting during a meeting. the state run distribution program earlier this week. and several presidential candidates will be in new hampshire today ahead of next month's first in the nation primary. donald trump, jeb bush, rand paul, carly fiorina, and john kasich have stops planned in the granite state today. >> now, jamie staton and news 9 sports we'll talk with the b's they
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corner and legwand will end up with it. 1-0 sabers after one. second period, spooner with a chance. matt moleski will follow up and 1- 1-1 after two. and they host toronto tonight. celtics on the home court, and isaiah thomas the team leader always playing well and putting up big numbers, he had 19 points, acrobatic shot there. p a marcus gets it to kelly olenick. and the celtics win 117-103. they're a the washington wizards tonight. it's game day, patriots and chiefs, this should be a great playoff football game in foxborough this afternoon. one of the things the patriots will have to deal with is a very good defensive line on the chiefs chiefs. >> we played those of most guys
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really, to show the numbers, the people themselves, i don't think they show it to them. . >> none of the stuff on defense, it doesn't move without them. everything started up front and their intensity and work ethic, the things they bring to the table, i mean, we feed off of them. >> and rob gronkowski listed as questionable, a game time decision. i think we can expect the big guy in there to play, but let's hope he can be effective for the patriots. enjoy the game. shelley: no and cold could not slow down runners out on the track in livingston park in manchester friday morning. athletes from special olympics new hampshire joined jamie staton for the run. this is the kickoff to jamie's boston marathon training and he'll support and raise funds for special olympics, new hampshire. many of the special olympics athletes are currently training for the winter games in late february at waterville valley. >> it's so cool. we announced it to a few
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enthusiastic, one of the west that besides best that he was running. if you'd like to know more about jamie's run, go to wmur.com/sports. ahead, some local senior citizens enjoyed special treats. the fun dance that had everyone moving. to our u local hot shot. this is abby the dog enjoying the snow in her jacket, her
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>> some local senior citizens got a chance to enjoy a special event just for them. residents attended a prom. the grand event was 50's themed and included music and dancing from every era. >> it was so much fun to see all the residents here smiling and happy and dancing and it was really a great time. >> i love that. as you can see attendees were certainly busting a move for the occasion sort of. the event was organized by a student at bedford high as part of his community service project
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nice, anything that can make the day nicer. kevin: awesome idea to say the least. and we are looking at the accumulation for parts of the state. it will be changing over to snow as this goes through mid afternoon and general three to six inches of snow. very slick in a lot of the regions of the state this morning and factor in a lot of extra time as you head out early on. shelley: kevin, thanks very much. the news continues at the top of the hour with today's top stories and coming up next, a discussion on school safety is turing up stirring up controversy in one town. what a chairman said that made parents so upset.
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there are two democratic visions for regulating wall street. one says it's okay to take millions from big banks my plan -- break up the big banks, and make them pay their fair share. then we can expand health care to all, and provide universal college education. will they like me? no. will they begin to play by the rules if i'm president? i'm bernie sanders
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>> now on news 9, a wintery mix moving into the state. we'll look at the precipitation types and how much we'll see ahead. >> anytime we talk about violence towards our kids, it's not funny, it's not a joke and makes me sick. shelley: controversial comments about school violence. why parents aa hampstead official took things too far. commitment 2016. we're just a few weeks away now from the new hampshire primary and the candidates are spending a lot of time in the granite state. who is here today and what's on their agendas. >> we love skiing! . shelley: and a perfect weekend
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why some local ski areas hope the recent snowfall will bring winter sport enthusiasts out to play. no one covers new hampshire like we do, now, wmur news 9 this morning. shelley: good morning to you, new hampshire. it's 8:01 and january the 16th. i'm shelley walcott filling in for amy coveno this morning. we'll get to our stories in a moment. first, our kevin skarupa is in the weather center with a look at the weekend forecast. >> good morning, shelley. this is a classic example of temperatures near the freezing mark, what a unique state we live in. it will be a fluffy snow with a quick three to six inches of accumulation, it's farther south and the lakes region south where it gets more complicated. it's been freezing rain overnight and now switched over to rain and quite a few places manchester to the coastline and it will go back over to the
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western in some central areas before this wraps up early to mid afternoon. some accumulation out of this and roadways are slick in spots. round of snow with three to six inches of snow. that is the easiest part of the forecast, because as you get into the central and southwestern part of the state, it's the wintery mix that tries to go over to snow and a wintery mix to rainfall in southern areas of the state may be wrapping up as a couple of wet snowflakes, we'll have much more and give you the time lines in futurecast in a few minutes. >> right now exits 14 and 15 on ramps on i-93 south are blocked due to an accident. there's no word on how many vehicles are involved or if there's any injuries. of course, we'll bring you the latest on that situation as information comes into the news room. right now though, department of transportation crews are out treating icy roadways. a supervisor says that crews have been out since midnight
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district 5 covers from the mass border to exit 20 in tilton and they're also out maintaining roads on 1 01 from manchester to raymond. the trucks will be salting the roads until the precipitation ends. >> you can go to wmur for the latest conditions. when we're not on the air, log onto our website, wmur.com or open up your wmur mobile app. if it's safe to do so, please don't forget to upload your weather photos and videos to u local at wmur wmur.com. right now, news are investigating a fire in north hampton at juniper roads. the fire has since been put out and no injuries have been reported and officials are on the scene investigating the cause right now. also, new overnight. the lebanon fire department is
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it happened on hanover street extension. officials say the two story building involved was vacant. officials say due to preexisting conditions, no fire personnel were allowed inside. there are no injuries. >> it was a busy night for rescuers in lebanon. a man was found in the woods, nine hours after he crashed his car. it happened off i-89, between exit 16 and 17. and state police responded to the initial crash around 6:30 yesterday evening. but didn't find anyone with the vehicle. then, around 3:30 this morning, a man was found down an em bankment near a stream. the man was cold, but conscious when they found him and he was taken to the hospital. there is new controversy this morning over comments made at a public meeting by the chair of the hampstead budget committee.
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it was in the context of school safety, but some say it was offensive and unnecessary. wmur's kristen carosa reports from hampstead. kristen: these comments were made thursday night in hampstead and people are trying to process what was said. according to the school superintendent right now, it's pure outrage. >> i would hide in the putnam woods behind them and have a field day. >> these are comments raising concerns in hampstead. >> anytime someone talks about a school shooting, anytime we talk about violence towards our kids, it's not funny, it's not a joke and it makes me sick. kristen: the town's advisory committee was having a discussion about eliminating mobile classrooms to improve student safety. during that time advisory budget committee chairman jorge tejada says it would not make it any safer and described how he would
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>> based on my marine corps training, if i wanted to create harm, i wouldn't wait between the portables and the main building, but i would wait until recess, hide in the woods and have a field day. >> and there were calls to parents and explaining what happened. >> i don't know how they go from a discussion and a bond article, to detailing how we would commit a mass shooting at our elementary school. i can't comment on his mentality how he got there, for my part, i was very disturbed. >> mesa tejada has been banned from school property, fields and playgrounds. >> disturbing, disgusted, outraged, emotions come to mind both as a parent of children in the school district and as superintendent. >> and the superintendent says tejada has worked as an official for decades and has been warned before about certain comments he's made.
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never taken it to this level. >> anybody that puts our children's safety at risk i don't think is fit to serve in any public capacity. >> news 9 did attempt to speak with jorge, he didn't answer the door or answer his phone. reporting in hampstead, kristen carosa, wmur, news 9. >> right now three texas men faced felony charges for fraudulent use of credit cards. hudson police believed the men are connected to skimming schemes or illegal devices installed at a gas pump or atm and used to create a fraudulent debit card. and they visited a sam's club. in one visit pledged over 1500 of gift cards. hudson police say they're looking to identify at least two more men in that case. well, a woman is alive this morning, thanks to a dose of narcan and authorities say, it was administered by a friend. it was recently handed out at a
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wmur's andy her shallberger has the story. >> laconia officials believe this is the first documented case of a civilian using a state distributed narcan kit to save a life. >> i think it's evidence that it did work. it's only two and a half days. >> the state started this distribution program in december. earlier this week in laconia, 44 of the kids were handed out and training was done how to use them of the fire officials say friday morning, they got a 911 call that a young woman suffered an opioid overdose. >> her friends administered the narcan and started cpr. by the time the advance arrived, the patient was conscious, oriented and alert and is doing quite well. >> officials say that narcan kit was distributed at this week's similar and the people involved with this overdose did exactly what they had been told to do. >> this person was revived, but
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and that's the key, because we don't want people to assume that if not this, it's ok, we don't need to call the first responders. >> the woman was taken to the lakes region general hospital according to officials who hope the next step in this process would be for her to get treatment. authorities say about 60% of those who enter rehabilitation will stay clean and while they are pleased with the way things turned out, they realize narcan is only part of the battle addictions. >> narcan is not the silver bullet. it's not going to end the opioid crisis, but it will save lives if put in the hands of people that actually need it. >> wmur news 9. shelley: the next narcan kit distribution and training similar will be held february the 11th in franklin. well, coming up on news 9 this morning, developing news out of africa, a hotel seized by al-qaeda militants. we'll have the very latest details on that.
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survivors after two marine helicopters crash.
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>> it is saturday morning, january 16th. a live look up in colebrook, this will be mainly snow. a general three to six inch of accumulation of the foot hills through the great north woods today. while it's a wintery mix going on in western, southwestern, and central parts of the state, likely going over to wet snow before wrapping up. from manchester to the shoreline, it's mainly rainfall. all of it wrapping up mid to early afternoon. details on amounts expected with the system with your forecast coming up. >> and right now, rescuers
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waters off the hawaiian island of oahu for survivors of a marine helicopter crash. it happened late thursday night and involved two marine helicopters, a total of 12 people are missing including marine corporal chris orlando from hingham, massachusetts. they reported a boom and saw a big flare in the sky. new from overnight. 126 people have been freed and three jihadists killed after heavy gunfire erupted this morning at burkina faso in france worked to overtake the hotel. at least 33 people were wounded and at least 22 bodies were found in a cafe in the hotel. police in oregon have arrested a man for allegedly stealing two government vehicles from malhern national wildlife park.
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it's not known if he's part of the occupying group. month. protesters claim it's been miners. and turning to weather now, it's getting messy in spots. kevin: it's a little of everything. a wintery mix now starting to change back over to snow in areas in western and central slick go. we'll talk about that and how the rest of the holiday weekend plays out. >> 8:14 on your saturday morning. as you heard kevin say, he will be right back with the forecast, also coming up, a long holiday weekend for many granite staters and local ski resorts want you
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>> now meteorologist kevin skarupa with your forecast. kevin: halfway through the precipitation at this point. this is where the heaviest comes into play all the way between now and lunchtime in southwestern parts of the state and 3:00 or 4:00 in northern areas is when it starts to wind down. a switchover how from that wintery mix from western and central parts of the state like we've been seeing play out in the north country where it will be mainly snow out of the system mountains. a fluffy snow out of the system, while in southeastern areas from manchester to the coast, it's
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temperatures above the freezing mark in several layers of the atmosphere, this is mostly rain. we can't rule out manchester closer to the shoreline to wrap it up, a couple of snowflakes, wet morning and early afternoon. winter weather advisory is posted through mid afternoon and the system will continue to move rapidly thereafter to the northeast and away from us with partial clearing later on tonight. it depends on what part of the region you're in. it went into the lakes region and there have been several communities here telling us it's starting to switch over there. like we've been seeing at the foot hills and notice in southwestern parts of the state, a wintery mix or rain over the last several hours now going over to snow, while from manchester to the coastline, the last holdouts looking at mainly rain. in response to the low pressure, in the evening and overnight hours and pushing to the east of cape cod. that will start wrapping around
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see what has been playing out through vermont and new york is a switch over to all snow and a pretty good burst of snow in a few spots which will give us the general one to three inches of accumulation in southwestern and western parts of the state. up to the lakes region, a couple of spots in elevation and see maybe a little bit more than three inches of snow. just in the last hour, again, that wintery mix, going from the rain to the coast is going over to wet snow and we'll see this with the colder air moving in. mainly up north and temperatures should recover in the day. and we'll be above the freezing mark by later this afternoon up north as the snowfall continues to wind down. i want you to notice the back edge here, southwestern parts of the state by 3:00 or 4:00 in the afternoon, we're down to snow showers up in the north country. partial clearing tonight and snow showers moving from the west early on monday morning, the leading edge of colder air
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half of next week. general three to six inches of snow for the northern half of the state. one to three for central and southwestern parts of the state now starting to change over to snow and as we mentioned areas that are now rain not looking at anything, but a light coating as the system tries to change over to wet snow before it wraps up. very slick conditions out there this morning through early afternoon, conditions improve thereafter as temperatures should be above freezing in a lot of areas by mid afternoon. that leads to partial sunshine and end of the actual weekend. and snow showers around monday, but much colder air that will be wednesday. shelley: a chilly week ahead. kevin: looks that way. shelley: thank you very much. ski resorts say this long weekend is the perfect time to head out to the slope. kevin: it is.
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mountain are looking for busy weeks. >> skiers hit the slopes in the early hours at the mountain. it could be the beginning of a very busy three-day weekend. >> we love skiing! >> i love to do jumps and tricks. >> yes! it's amazing. >> there wasn't much skiing or riding in new hampshire after warm weather melted snow and dampened spirits in december. >> it has been, it's been really tough, wanting to come up here every weekend and not having that opportunity. >> i'm kind of bummed that it's been a warm winter and we've had not a lot of snow, but i'm happy that we're getting more snow. >> but friday night skiers and boarders big and small are hitting the slopes in henniker and hoping for snow. >> we need some more snow. it's not enough. you can never have too much snow, so, let's get some more of that. >> and we can build some forts in our back yard. >> and snow men. pat's peak has 26 out of 28
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>> it's a good way to go skiing, we have a lot to choose from and get out there and go skiing. >> i'm so excited and it's like, i'm so pumped to have snow here so we can just ski. >> late night skiers at crotchet mount ski and ride were praying for snow, but thankful for the cold. i might come back tomorrow, i was assuming there was two trails and it's terrible, but there's a lot more snow and that's good. >> they have 21 of 25 trails open and says snow or no, it will be a big holiday weekend. >> fresh snow gets people excited to ski. but the bottom line, we have good snow making here and do a good job. >> later tonight. you can attend the block party for free and also on monday, enjoy a discounted ticket to pat's peak for the annual
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>> coming up next, we have a tasty dinner suggestion for you, how you can whip up simple stuffed pork chops for your family tonight. in the next half hour of news 9. commitment 2016. we're a fee weeks away now from the first in the nation primary and we'll take a look at one of
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joined by, i'm going to call him by doppleganger. >> love the beard. >> and for those who don't know about red fox farm, what is it about? >> we follow organic practices and grow onions and garlic, things like that. and i produce a variety of products, 12 different kinds of relish and specialty pickles and low fruit spreads and i make some no sugar fruit butters. i have pear butter up here and apple butter and i don't add any sugar to them. the apple butter i cook for two and a half days and it reduces by over 50% and it concentrates the natural sugars. we're using that to make a dish. >> we are making today a stuffed park chop and the stuffing is an apple butter dried pear stuffing that we sell the dried pears to,
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and cut, made a little pocket in it. >> i've never seen that. >> we put some of the stuffing in there. >> that's going to bring out flavor there. >> exactly. and there's onion and garlic in the stuffing as well. we want to close it with a couple of toothpicks here. >> ok. >> and then-- this is pretty hot. >> a hot pan there, oh, no, no, most importantly we want to go salt, pepper. >> ok. >> and purple basal, a special basil that we grow that we really like because it, it retains a lot of flavor, even when it's-- even when it's dry, whereas most basil a kind of bland after you dry it. >> purple basil. >> and we sell that, too, the dried purple basil. >> one of the places to get your products is the winter farmers market?
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runs every saturday from 10:00 to 2:00 from now until the april 16th. so, every saturday there's a-- there's music there there's a variety of vendors, we sell meet, bread, fish, produce, dog streets. >> you name it. >> all kind of things, it's really a fun time and in the winter time that's primarily where we're selling our products and we also sell at the warm and love when people come up to the farm. red fox farm.org. >> what we do, we brown this a minute on each side on high heat. >> ok. >> to get a little bit of flavor going. >> i would imagine the flavor is kind of infusing itself? >> yes, and then what you do, this method after getting a brown on it on both sides, then you turn it down and you cook under a very low heat for five minutes, because with modern pork, it doesn't have all the
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want to cook it slowly so that it stays moist. >> you have a final product. >> i do. >> this is what it looks like at the end. >> my goodness, that looks delicious. >> i've cut it over so you can see. >> can i try a bite of this. >> absolutely. english muffin with the same apple butter. so i'm going to turn this down now. >> really good. >> and that's amazing how much flavor it has. >> it's sweet, too. >> it's a little cinnamon enclosed and it's flavorable because apples have a lot of flavor. >> can you finish while i eat
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>> no one covers new hampshire like we do.
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to you, it's 8:32, i'm shelley walcott and here is a look, it's gray and snowy out there of the be careful if you're headed out on the roads this morning. let's look at the top stories this half hour. the state's drug czar has resigned. the last day february 1st. the state has given approval to the first of three locations to cultivate medical marijuana, a mill building will be home to cultivation operation. with less than a month to the primary, presidential candidates are taking to new hampshire. and we will he get to the stop stories and more in a moment. first, we want to check with kevin skarupa with a check of the day's forecast. warmest precipitation we will see from this event has now gone
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so if you had mixed precipitation and are now over to snow, likely you say that way going forward. it's still rainfall for manchester to the shoreline. a lot of western parts of the state that were a wintery mix the last few hours, now back over to snow, which the north country has had ever presently with this system. it's in response to the area of low pressure moving to the east. the colder air wrapping in around the outside of this and it will continue to be around. rain from manchester to the coast and farther west that we continue to see the mixed precipitation changing over to snow, with a quick one to three inches a possibility and more across the higher terrain and certainly up north. the generally three to six inches of fluffily snow. roads are very slick this morning and you'll want to take extra time and detail how the rest of the day and weekend plays out with your forecast in a couple of minutes. >> please be careful if you have
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right now, exits 14 and 15 on ramps on i-93 south remain accident. snow no word on centers. >> there are at least three other slide offs on i-93 in the salem. they're reporting one accident on i-89 in hopkinton. as you can see on our traffic maps, things are moving slowly right now. the department of transportation tells us there is freezing rain and all message boards are posted with freezing rain. there is a speed reduction of 45 miles per hour on i-89 from new london to lebanon and crews are out monitoring road conditions and treating them. morning. in another news, the days are numbered for the state's drug czar. jack wozmack was appointed a year ago to help battle the heroin crisis in new hampshire. he resigned, telling the
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he was criticized taking too long to reach out to police and not doing enough discussing the opioid crisis with interests. the governor says she plans to fill the position quickly. >> and the days dwindle to the primary. as the date approaches, the campaigns are heating up. and jean mack en en begins with jeb bush. >> you've shaped the election going forward and this is my 2 21st visit to new hampshire and i'm coming back. jean: jeb bush held a town hall in hollis. >> nice to be in new hampshire, my home away from home. >> he accepted the endorsement from former contender senator lindsey graham and tried to win over voters separating himself from donald trump. >> if i'm the anti-trump, if you
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level of decency and policy orientation and character and leadership, true leadership, servant leadership, i love that role. >> i'm really fed up with the current situation. jean: he assured workers he'd get things down across the aisle, intent on building the military and target terrorists. >> i'm spending more time, but we'll be in iowa. jean: in an exclusive interview with wmur his strategy is to outwork everything with his family at his side. his daughter noel is with him on the trip. >> how important is the first in the nation state? >> it's important because this is the place where every cad gets tested. jean: jeb bush has two taun halls in amherst and hampstead and a four-day blitz in new hampshire starting next wednesday. jean mackin, news 9.
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begins with a town hall in dixville knox. and he picked up an endorsement by the daily democrat and portsmouth herald. he hopes his grass roots approach to this campaign pays off. today, carly fiorina continues her trek through new hampshire. last night the republican presidential candidate thanked new hampshire voters at her town hall in hollis saying they gave her a chance when the experts didn't. >> but you see the people of new hampshire, you take your first in the nation primary responsibilities very seriously. and you showed up. in living rooms and dining rooms and diners, and town hauls, and you listened. >> and fiorina has events planned in derry, raymond and bowe today. >> meantime, senator rand pall will campaign, with londonderry, newport and concord and donald
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scott brown's barbecue in portsmouth that's set to begin at 11:30. today boston mayor marty walsh will be campaigning for presidential hopeful hillary clinton. walsh and new hampshire senator donna s suy. >> new hampshire voters are doing a civic duty, trying to vet the candidates and they're trying to ask the questions and that's good for the other 49 states. shelley: despite how important many believe the new hampshire primary is to the state and democracy, there are ongoing threats to move the granite state's first in the nation status. tomorrow, wmur will era encore presentation of the first in the nation, 100 years of tradition when we look back at the rich history of the primary and what
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join us tomorrow at 4 p.m. on wmur or stream the show on wmur.com, or our mobile app. in the eight weeks leading up to the presidential primary, we're focusing on eight of the biggest issues facing the country and so far, education hasn't been a big talker in the race for president. why. >> with concerns from terror to the economy, dominating headlines. >> what about-- >> education is still at the head of the class for many voters. >> historically, education has been a really important issue. >> policy expert rick hess on why it matters. >> people care about social security, care about health care and roads and bridges and care about schools and colleges. how much they focus on these things, really depends how the election plays out. >> when we look at data how satisfied people with public schools, they tend to assign
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the local communities even when nationally. >> top the list of concerns, cost for higher education, charter schools and academic standards like common core. >> they're hugely concerned about obama overreach. democrats have generally been luke warm on it or split over it. >> let me sign this bill. >> something else to watch, the rewrite of no child left behind signed into law by president obama this past winter. >> that really should be where the education about education policy is taking place, in the 20016 election cycle. >> another issue, standardized testing. the president urged a limit and democrats and republicans agree there is too much emphasis on it. >> head to our website at wmur.com or look under the politics section of our mobile app to see where all the presidential candidates stand on
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well, coming up, it's finally a playoff game day for the new england patriots. we'll hear from the team coming up in sports. >> quick storm tracker update. what was a wintery mix in central and southwestern parts of the state now back over to snow which is just going to make the roadways more slick. rain from manchester to the coast and three to six inches the possibility up north. we'll have the there are two democratic visions for regulating wall street. one says it's okay to take millions from big banks and then tell them what to do. my plan -- break up the big banks, close the tax loopholes, and make them pay their fair share. then we can expand health care to all, and provide universal college education. will they like me?
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by the rules if i'm president? you better believe it. i'm bernie sanders and i approve this message. new day for america is responsible for the content of this advertising. who do you like in this election? not sure yet. whoever gets something done. we've gone from eight billion in the hole, to two billion in the black. we've cut taxes and we're growing from a loss of three hundred fifty thousand jobs, to a gain of three hundred forty-seven thousand jobs. what do you think? kasich. kasich.
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he brought back jobs both from china as well as mexico and i don't believe another candidate can say that. >> now, meteorologist kevin skarupa with your storm watch 9 forecast. >> we have watched several different types of precipitation play out and we've gone through the morning and by the time this wind down early to mid afternoon there will be a lot of areas if you haven't already that have switched over to wet snowflakes, even closer to shoreline. for inland sections it was a wintery mix a couple of hours
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lakes region. it overrides as it makes its way away from us. it's made the pass and the warmest type of precipitation has played out. everything here could play out where it is. like the sea coast can't rule out a couple of snowflakes as it wraps up. winter weather advisory posted, difficult travel until then. not the greatest of combination when you have hours of wintery mix and over to snow which reinforces the cold roadways. if you're headed out between now and lunchtime, it's all snow in the north country, general three six inches of snow, you get into the lakes region and where you had that wintery mix and it's now over to snow and that includes the upper valley through the monadnock region and one to three inches with slightly more with the higher terrain at 1500 feet. the area of low pressure as it moves away. you can see the cooler air on the northwestern fridges of the
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over wintery mix over to snow. from manchester to the coastline, it's rainfall independent. at the present time. >> and new boston and places are over to snow and ice, amherst. again, we'll continue to see this try to move into the merrimack valley and the coast as it wraps up, probably not for a significant amount of time like we're seeing up north, three to six inches a possibility. we're just above the freezing mark and helps with the rainfall after the wintery mix during the overnight hours, but down near 30 to 32 as you go through the monadnock region, the lower valleys seeing a mix and higher terrain and normal elevations generally seeing snow. it will be a fluffy snow with three to six inches there.
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except for northern spots. and temperatures improve above the freezing mark which helps the roads themselves. and partial sunshine for the day tomorrow. scattered snow showers are possible during the morning hours on monday and that will be the leading edge of colder air that rushes in early next week. and there it is, again, three to six inches of snow from east of the upper valley going up through the great north woods. one to three inches of snow from the central areas of the state down through the monadnock region and manchester to the coast, most of this right now falling in the form of rain and ending in snowflakes and could be a small accumulation there. colder air rushes in and storm-free conditions likely through a good part of next week. >> messy day, but it shouldn't mess things up in foxborough. it should be gone by game time. shelley: thank you, kevin.
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schools next week, but a new initiative at bedford is introducing competency recovery days allowing students who reached a certainly level to take time off. some students in bedford will be getting an early winter break next week. district officials decided kids doing well in their classes don't need to show up or take any mid term exams. >> if a student is passing their class that a teacher can waive the mid term. >> it's a controversial plan called competency recovery days. bedford high school will adjust the normal class schedule, so classes will be for students that need extra help. >> the work with students and teachers economically for students who haven't yet mastered the key skills and that's really what competency recovery is about. >> some parents we spoke to liked the kids being cleared of mid terms.
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who studied and have great grades. >> other parents think it's in the best interest of kids who are struggling. >> if they're falling behind it's a chance to catch up before it's too late. >> still other parents told us off camera they just don't like the idea at all. superintendent mcgee has heard from them and many come around once he explains the district's goal. >> when we take the time to explain what it typically is like and it isn't that different. and our intention is to help students who haven't mastered the skills yet get there, we've had a pretty good reception from the parents who asked the question. and students who have been excused from class add bedford account can come in and work on projects or community service. >> now, jamie staton and news 9 sports. >> all right, busy friday night. let's run through it all. start with the boston bruins as they played at the buffalo sabers last night. that guy there is from merrimack
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had a great play in the corner attacking the puck and getting it to david legwand who will score with it on the wrap around. 1-0 sabers after one. and ryan spooner with the chance and score on the rebound. his 8th of the year. and made it 1-1. and charra got the game winner in the third as the bruins go on to win 4-1 and this he host toronto tonight. unh hockey didn't have a good game last night. and that's the first hockey east victory of the season for northeastern. dartmouth is starting to heat up. two goals from kevin kneely and they close st. lawrence tonight. the combined people from pembroke campbell dover in green. 3-0 dover and then jesse will score near. dover wins 7:0. celtics hosted phoenix suns and isaiah thomas gets past the
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hole and the celtics were up by 3. he scored 19 in the game. how about smart to olenick, game high 21 and celtics win 117-103 and play at the washington wizards tonight. high school basketball, pell ham pelham. they're inside, and the foul, makes it look easy. a tough game for hillsborough, missing a three here and a turnover, frank will score. pelham led 34-0 after the first quarter and go on to win big 73-17. the girls basketball, took on the knights, perez flips one up there in the paint. nice looking shot. the knights trying to hang in there, a steal and nice dribbling. how about the pass?
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well, we've finally reached game day and waiting for this all season. the patriots in the playoffs, afc divisional round are five-point favorites over the chiefs. >> we play most of the guys last year and the pass rushers, good run stoppers and they'll show the numbers, people i don't think they show it to, i don't think it's a fluke or anything, but a good overall unit. >> none of the stuff on defense, it doesn't move without them. everything started up front and their intensity and their work ethic and the things they bring to the table, i mean, woo we feed off of them. >> talking about the kansas city chiefs great defensive line there, kickoff for 4:35 p.m. this afternoon, enjoy the game. >> so, snow and cold could not slow down the runners out at track at livingston park at manchester. and athletes from special olympics new hampshire joined jamie staton to the run. this is the kickoff to jamie's marathon run.
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for special olympics new hampshire and many of the special olympics athletes are training for games in late february at waterville valley. >> it's so cool. we announced it to a few athletes in the office and everybody was just so enthusiastic, over the moon and thought it was the best thing ever that jamie was going to be running for special olympics. shelley: if you'd like to learn more about the run for special olympics new hampshire, visit our website, wmur.com/sports. and now, to our u local hot did the shots. this is abbey the dog enjoying the snow in her jackpot. stay warm, abby. you can submit your pictures and
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>> well, it's a messy morning out there. messier in some spots than others. kevin: yeah, certainly take it slow if you have to head out the next couple of hours. it's snowing and changed over in manchester as well. you get east of here it's rain and continuing to the coastal plain. but it's changed over elsewhere. and southwestern parts of the state winding down between noon and 3:00. elsewhere, generally three to six inches of snow up north with light fluffy snow there, but for the rest of us, any sort of light snow accumulation over what was that wintery mix earlier this morning, not a great combination for area roadways.
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continues to come down. shelley: all right, kevin, thanks very much. once again, roads across the state are slick this morning, if you have to be out and about, take it slow. the department of transportation is reporting several accidents and vehicles off the roads. as you can see henniker and concord are slow going. dot roads will be salting the roads. take your time if you need to go anywhere this morning. thanks for joining us. good morning america is next. kevin and i will see you in about 25 minutes with more local
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