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three-car crash in salem. why neighbors say this is a dangerous stretch of road. shelley: commitment 2016. the candidates for governor face off just days before the election. so why aren't there no jobs in >>so why aren't there no jobs in dover or exeter or durham. >> dover actually is the fastest growing city in new hampshire. yes from the train? >> why isn't there a single job coming off that train in the morning. shelley: the issues they tackled live on wmur. ke way as the 60's make a return. how long the warmth sticks around plus a look at our next chance of rain. tom: help for addicts. the new program at one local hospital getting pregnant women to stay off drugs. >> no one covers new hampshire like we do. tom: tonight, a woman is dead. and 3 other people are in the hopital. after a three-car crash in salem. good evening. i'm tom griffith. shelley: and i'm shelley walcott. the accident happened at an intersection that neighbors call
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road from late this afternoon well into the evening. wmur's naoko funayama is live in salem where that road reopened about an hour ago. >> residence in the area are pretty fired up. a are concerned, they say they see accidents at this intersection maybe once every other month. this one today resulted in a death. police say it happened at around 4:30 this afternoon. a car, turning right onto route pushing it into on coming traffic. the result? a head on crash that left a 69-year-old female passenger dead. and the drivers of the 3 cars in the hospital. >> it is a high speed road, route 111 and that's a dangerous intersection. and unfortunately, throughough the years we've had some serious motor vehicle accidents there. >> route 111 has a speed limit of 50, but the residents around here say, they see cars going
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i'm honestly surprised there isn't a stoplight there. every other one has a light except this one. at least the very least, maybe a blinking yellow light. >> bad drivers. i can't say it any other way. is are someone's trying to jump out of jump across the street. people just aren't courteous down there. >> investigators say they're speaking with the driver accused of causing the crash. >> the operator of the honda, scene. we're taking further investigative steps with him at this time. we've also been working with the rockingham county attorney's office to see what if any charges will be filed in this accident. >> police are asking any witnesses of the accident to come forward.
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live in salem, naoko funayama, wmur news 9. tom: a keene man is dead after an suv hit the motorcycle he was riding. keene police say it happened at the intersection of west street and island street this morning. 29-year-old danny blood was taken to a nearby hospital where he died. the driver of the jeep was not hurt. and route 11 in new london is back open tonight. after an accident involving a tractor trailer and a sedan. two people were hurt. a helicopter took one of them to the hospital. the crash happened around 3:30. accident reconstruction crews accident reconstruction crews had the road closed until 7:30 shelley: now to commitment 2016 two executive councilors. who want to be the state's next governor going head to head in the first wmur granite state debate. >> what colin never wants to talk about is the first 10 years of his political career were he was a paid political operative. his only job in the last decade has been for the sununu family. shelley: women's health. commuter rail. and the drug crisis are just some of the issues we heard about from republican chris
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ostern. tom: moderator and wmur political director josh mcelveen begins our team coverage tonight live from saint anselm college. josh: good evening to you guys. the two candidates came into the debate acutely aware of two different things. one, election night is only a way, -- week away, and roughly half the electorate are yet to make up their minds on who they will for for governor. find throughout these two and that was true tonight on the debate stage where they mixed it up pretty good. for a recap of tonight's debate, let's send it out to jean mackin. jean: sandwiched in between state issues the candidates kept coming back to experience. dissecting each other's resumes. colin van ostern and chris sununu debated which executive councilor has the best experience. >> his only job in the past decade is working for the sununu family.
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hasn't been able to keep an eye on the bottom line or look out for people. >> we're the only resort on the entire east coast expanding pill millions of dollars of investment to grow our business. colin will say anything to avoid the fact that while he was running campaigns i was cleaning up hazard waste sites. jean: they tackled top state issues from the drug crisis to education costs, tax relief and if more northern pass transmission lines should be buried. >> there are some tweaks to this to bury the whole line that adds $500 million to the cost that would come directly to the people of new hampshire. it's essentially cancelling the project. >> the discernment he says he shows when it comes to solar and renewable energy projects just doesn't exist when it comes to something funded by huge multibillion dollar corporations through our state. jean: on transportation improvements, they disagree up and down the road on expanding commuter rail. >> right now we have real needs in our state. colin wants to pander to the train fanatics. i want to makes ure the people
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like the manchester chamber of commerce. business leaders who want to see see their investments growth. those are important investments we need to make. jean: and there was one final flurry over the business background that would best fill the corner office. >> opposing medicaid expansion, opposing planned parenthood funding, opposing having a state minimum wage. >> look. we've created jobs at waterville. >> this a great example of not having any business experience and background. he's taking a single data point that he doesn't understand. josh: gentlemen. i wish i didn't have a clock. jean: but indeed, josh did have a clock. when asked if they have future plans to seek higher office outside of the governors seat
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josh i imagine one the more : difficult things to do is to step off the debate stage and then go into a spin room and and and grade their own performance. that's what both of them did. they each gave themselves high marks. >> i thought the whole debate was distilled into the final two answers. for me this campaign is about doing what's right by the people of new hampshire, and putting politics aside, and i was glad to share some of the stories of along the way on issues that are big differences between me and chris sununu, planned parenthood funding, solar and renewable energy projects, medicaid expansion. you know these are policies but they also impact people's lives. >> when we have a debate, it's all about being giving straight answers every single time. every time they asked my opponent a question, he shucked it, and moved to the left and moved to the right and wouldn't answer anything straightforward. debates are a chance about, a chance for people to actually engage and understand what we are about, what the issues are about.
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every turn so i think we did very well. josh: i'm joined by my colleague who was observing this debate. you were able to sit back and soak it in. what was your take on it? >> we have two rising stars in their separate parties who really needed to break to some of the noise of the presidential race and the senate race. it's such an important issue, governor of new hampshire. i think they both got their messages out. they did separate themselves on issues. there was a lot of talk about the basic issues facing the state. josh: but there was a difference of style as well. it really does boil down to the voters who are undecided. john: right. chris sununu was maybe a little
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cerebral, i'm not going to make any judgments on that. they just came off with different styles and that is what reflects their personalities. josh: the ultimate great will come from the voters, seven days from tonight. tomorrow night of biggie republican kelly ayotte will be on stage with her democratic challenger, maggie hassan. it might add to the pressure of another high-stakes debate, this one just six days from election day. that will wrap up our coverage from the college of saint anselm college. tom: our commitment 2016 coverage never stops on wmur.com and on our mobile app. go to our elections section to watch extended clips from
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white house, hillary clinton's former rival bernie sanders says new hampshire voters play a critical role in the presidential race. >> the future of this country may rest on your 4 electoral votes for president. shelley: the vermont senator visited plymouth state university and dartmouth college campaigning alongside governor hassan. he urged the crowd to make their vote count and says theirs a -- there is a stark difference between clinton and trump on >> the differences between secretary clinton and mr trump are day and night on every major issue facing this country sec -- secretary clinton's positions are far far better for the working class and middle class of this country. shelley: sanders will be on the campaign trail for clinton all week. with events from coast to coast. tom: republican nominee donald trump says a clinton victory will destroy american health care forever.
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expected to win. pennsylvania and wisconsin. in eau claire, he attended a small business roundtable with wisconsin governor scott walker and former college basketball coach bobby knight. >> the way i phrased it was that since george washington this is the first time we've need someone like a donald trump. and we need it today. and i'm not impressed easily. tom: tomorrow, trump has 3 campaign stops planned across florida. neck and neck in the latest polls. taking a new approach to fighting the state's drug epidemic. shelley: how this local hospital is coming to the aid of pregnant women battling addiction. that's next on news9. >> honoring volunteers from across the state. coming up, we'll introduce you to some who are being recognized for their service to their communities.
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when all three of these guys show up, they come up with some crazy ideas. sometimes, i just have to say, "no way." to cutting social security. she stood up to both parties to protect our benefits. annie's working to make sure we have a secure retirement. so i can worry about these guys instead. thanks, annie.
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robert kearney: i fought for my country in kosovo and iraq, and i've been a republican all my life. but i'm the father of three girls. i can't stand hearing donald trump call women pigs, dogs, and bimbos...and i sure don't want my daughters hearing it. i want my girls to grow up proud and strong, in a nation where they're valued and respected. donald trump's america is not the country i i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. shelley: now to the battle against isis. and for the first time in two years, iraqi forces are on the outskirts of the city of mosul. troops have taken control of the islamic state's television building. and they are preparing for door-to-door combat in the inner
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the city is completely retaken. a statewide warning is going out tonight in new hampshire's drug crisis. tom: health care providers are now on the lookout after multiple cases of a potentially deadly strep infection. four men have been found with strep a in the last 10 days. all are drug users. and are in southern and central new hampshire. now, the state wants to know how they became infected. >> maybe they have had close contact with one another, but we are also of course concerned whether the drugs themselves were contaminated at some point. tom: this form of strep a can be deadly if someone doesn't go to the hospital for treatment. and health experts say heroin users are often less likely to seek medical help. shelley: pregnant women fighting with substance abuse will soon have a new resource. the program at the pregnancy care center at catholic medical center launches next year. it will provide treatment and recovery services for mom through delivery. and care for the child.
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, points to get items like car seats. pack and plays. or carriers. >> the communication is better, you really get to know your patient. you'll know what's best for the patient and the baby in the long run. >> we're here to help the mothers 24-7. we have a kitchen. we have a washer and dryer for them. we encourage them to be the experts on their babies. shelley: a 25,000 dollar grant program. tom: tonight, granite state volunteers were honored for their service to their communities. the annual spirit of new hampshire awards were hosted by the group, volunteer n.h.. wmur's mike cronin introduces us to some of those recognized tonight in concord. mike: the profile of a new hampshire volunteer isn't defined by age. take 8-year-old jimmy and eleven-year-old delaney. the brother, sister duo volunteer for the carriage barn.
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>> we did like a week of camp and then we started liking it. so we kept on doing it and doing it. mike: they help with lessons. giving their time to benefit others. >> when we're helping, we're always having fun and it gets fun bringing in the horses and bringing in shavings. >> i love it because you know that you're doing something good and it's just rewarding in itself. mike: their work is among the more than 4 thousand volunteers, groups, schools and businesses were recognized tonight in concord as part of the 14th volunteers like richard are being thanked. >> see the smile on their face, knowing that i did something good for them, i go to bed at night and i feel good about myself. mike: at the age of 84, he helps other seniors 5 days a week, driving almost of them around on
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were given out at the capitol center for the arts. honoring volunteers for stepping up to serve others. >> over 300,000 individuals volunteer their time to make nh a better state to live in. their efforts are making a >> difference in their communities. >> it's really about shining a spotlight on service and recognizing folks who don't even realize the impact that they make. mike and while they don't look : for any credit that's what , they got tonight. a well earned celebrn. recognition. we often do a lot of the work that goes unnoticed. it's just a really nice thing to get that recognition. shelley: good stuff. mike: temperatures will be climbing a little bit, we are above the average now.
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had it really low this morning, temperatures below freezing. a frosty start to the day in warner but the sun did go to work, boosting temperatures back well above freezing by mid-to-late morning. 53 the official high in concord, just one off the average for november 1. first of november 78 setback in 1974, and the low, not all that bad on average. the record low was 24 this morning, quite chilly. sunrise kind of deceiving here
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sunset at 4:12 on november 30. scattered showers moving in and now out of the great north woods , all associated with the warm run. that means business because as it clears off to the east, the wind start to turn to the southwest and a top mount washington were still holding in the upper 30's. about an hour ago was the warm spot in the state at 23. here is all that warm air, the extreme record-setting warmth will stay to the south but we will see readings of at least 10 or 12 degrees above average for this time of year tomorrow.
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before it cools back to the average as we go into friday and a good part of the upcoming weekend. scattered shower or two of north through the morning commute tomorrow, dry in central and southern new hampshire and partial sun as early as midmorning. we jump to the one rain chance this week on thursday, anywhere during the afternoon and evening a quarte a rain. we'll have to see what happens in terms of the drought update but there's a high likelihood that the extreme drought may be squashed a little more to the south and east. that would be good news. then in terms wendy and breezy and much cooler for friday. sunshine and clouds mixed for the weekend. there's a reminder to fall back standard time when we gain an
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with it but keep in mind it'll be much earlier on sunday. tom: that's go over to jamie and find out about that world series game. jamie: narrator: two kinds of business experience. chris sununu's family handed him a top-rated ski resort. he ran it into the ground. and cut workers' hours so he wouldn't have to provide health insurance. colin van ostern went to college on student loans, became a stonyfield business manager. then a top executive at college for america. colin van ostern: i'm colin van ostern. real success is helping others get ahead. a bright new hampshire future starts with looking out for people. molly's not thinking about cancer today, but three years from now, a routine screening will catch it early
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for planned parenthood, cutting access to cancer screenings and birth control for thousands of women, it's politics for him. for molly, it's the rest of her life. the stakes are too high to make chris sununu governo. this advertisement has been paid for by put new hampshire first
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defender chris long, wearing a julien edelman mask and doing an interview as julien. the patriots are looking relaxed in their bye week. world series game six, it could have been a big night in cleveland for the indians. but instead, the visitors dominated this one, and we are heading for the decisive and potentially epic game 7 tomorrow night. they are going to the bottom of the ninth inning and the cups are in control. addison russell has a grand slam and o- tomorrow night. at dartmouth graduate, call hendricks will get the ball for the cubs says the try to end 108 years of misery. they will rely on a guy who went to dartmouth, how awesome is that? to the nhl now, where the bruins played an atlantic division rival on the road, the florida panthers. early in the first period, brad
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hooked, and he goes down. he is awarded a penalty shot. marchand has been excellent on these in his career. he beats roberto luongo on the backhand. 1-0. 4 out of 5 on penalty shots for marchand in his career. the b's add to their lead in the 2nd period. dominic moore scores a shorthanded goal, unassisted. his 3rd of the year. boston up 2-0. the panthers finally get one by tuukka rask late in the 3rd. career goal for denni malgin, first came on the power play. first came on the power play. 2-1. but that was it. 33 saves for rask. bruins win 2-1. b's at tampa bay on thursday. the manchester monarchs at the adirondack thunder tonight. a 3-2 win for the visitors. first place. the thunder have their first loss in regulation this season. lets fire up the high school tournaments highlights. girls division 3 semifinals, belmont against campbell
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2-0 lead for the red raiders. this was a great bid for campbell off the corner kick by erin douglas. keane keeps the play alive, sending it in. the ball caroms to freshman kate stoncius, who rips the left footed shot just wide. grazed the right post. belmont wins it 2-0. they advance to the championship for the first time since 2005. they won the title that year. in the other semifinal, top ranked fall mountain played hillsboro deering. the hillcats strike first. seniorri the net. and it was 1-0 hillsboro deering, looking to pull off the upset. fall mountain came to play. they tie it up as zoey luopa scores. 1-1 game. this will go as the game winner. aly monti scores. 2-1 wildcats. monti scored another goal for insurance. fall mountain wins 3-1. so its belmont and fall mountain
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and again they are in the bottom of the ninth inning, cubs about to finish off the indians. get ready for a huge wednesday night of baseball with game seven in the world series. tom: one father wanted to make sure his daughter would not miss out on trick-or-treating. shelley: how he made halloween happen for his 3-year-old.
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would you tell them to be like donald trump? would you point to him as a role model? absolutely i would do that. like to punch him in the face. ahh, i don't know what i said. she ate like a pig. he's a war hero 'cause he was captured. i like people that weren't captured. i love war. yes, including with nukes. wrong. and shoot somebody. ahh, i don't remember. would you point to him as a role model? absolutely i would do that.
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priorities usa action is responsible for the content of this advertising. when you're raised by a single mom, you learn how important it is to live within your means. i'm colin van ostern, and i took that lesson to my work in business, and it's how i'll stand up for you as governor. by cutting inefficient spending and using innovation to save tax dollars, we'll make new investments without a sales or income tax. to create clean energy jobs, and lower college costs and cut student debt. as governor, i'll stand up for you. what's kelly ayotte costing you? you're paying more for prescription medicines. kelly ayotte blocked lower cost generic drugs. you're paying high interest rates on college loans. ayotte voted against letting you refinance at lower rates. and you're paying higher bank fees while ayotte voted for special breaks to wall street executives.
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that's costing you. she's not working for new hampshire. shelley: one father made sure his daughter had a halloween to remember. tom: the pair were flying from boston to san francisco last night. in a note, the father told passengers that his 3-year-old daughter was disappointed that she would miss out on trick or tr so he handed candy out to people on the flight so she could go up the aisle and trick or treat. shelley: that is a really thoughtful dad. very nice. mike: we are wrong into the 60's tomorrow, it's going to feel very nice. there could be an early morning shower. we could push the upper 60's, then showers move in on thursday
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the weeken hillary clinton: far too many families today don't earn what they need and don't have the opportunities they deserve. i believe families deserve quality education for their kids, childcare they can trust and afford, equal pay for women, and jobs they can really live on. people ask me what will be different if i'm president? well kids and families have been the passion of my life and they will be the heart of my presidency. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. imagine if hillary clinton wins the white house... then what? liberal carol shea-porter? she'll be a rubber stamp for clinton's agenda. progressive shawn o'connor? he'll be a rubber stamp, too. and you know their agenda: higher taxes. more government spending. and a weaker national defense. only frank guinta will put new hampshire first. that's the key difference in this race. frank guinta. he's on our side. i'm frank guinta
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kate: my mom and i love shooting hoops. but you know what - she could still learn a few things from me - just like i've learned a lot from her. mom helps with homework... she helped dad start his business... and she even fought to put bad guys in jail. now, mom helps make laws that help people - especially when they need it most. i'm really proud of her. and she's taught me that with hard work - i can do... anything. kelly: i'm kelly ayotte, kate: and i'm kate. kelly & kate: and we approved joanne: she's not fooling me. britt: kelly ayotte sides with the special interests. vivian: now, she's even playing politic games with medicare. vo: kelly ayotte voted to cut medicare and cost seniors up to $1,700 more for prescriptions... while protecting tax breaks for the wall street banks and big oil companies that fund her campaign. fred: kelly ayotte sold us out. britt: with kelly ayotte, it's all politics. joanne: she's not looking out for new hampshire anymore. vo: senate majority pac is responsible
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i'm maggie hassan, and new hampshire has a very clear choice: do we keep going with a senator who repeatedly votes with the corporate special interests... or a new senator who sides with the people of new hampshire? my focus has always been on creating opportunity for working families: making college and job training more affordable. lowering prescription drug costs. and always protecting a woman's right to make her own health care decisions. these are my priorities, why i approve this message...
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>> dicky: from hollywood it's "jimmy kimmel live"! tonight jake gyllenhaal hailee steinfeld the results of our youtube halloween challenge, and music from keith urban. and now, you know him you love him, here's jiki [ cheers and applause ] ? >> jimmy: i'm jimmy, i'm the host of the show. thanks for watching. thanks to all of you for coming.

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