News Director Don Briand covers breaking news from across New England and around the globe. Don has more that 40 years of experience in news, working in New Hampshire, Massachusetts and Florida. He is the winner of numerous broadcast awards, and has been named NH Broadcaster of the Year. His volunteer work has garnered him both the Volunteer of the Year in 2009 and the 2015 Citizen of the Year award in Dover.
Three Face Charges For Teens Overdose Death
(Rochester, NH) - Three people, including the victims mother, are facing court appearances this morning in connection with the overdose death of Evangelique "Eve" Tarmey last month.
America Honors Those Who Served
(Dover, NH) - Veterans Day ceremonies and parades are scheduled across the country today as the nation honors the men and women who have served in the Armed Forces.
Man Charged With Using Computer To Solicit Sex From Teen
(Portsmouth, NH) - Portsmouth Police have arrested a man that allegedly used a computer to solicit sex from a teenaged girl.
Somersworth GE Plant Sold To Missouri Company
(Somersworth, NH) - Officials have confirmed the sale of the Somersworth GE plant to ST. Louis-based Aclara Technologies.
Arraignment Today In Dover Pharmacy Heists
(Dover, NH) - A Maine man is scheduled to be arraigned today for two recent robberies in Dover.
We Have Election Results!
(Dover, NH) - Voters went to the polls Tuesday in the 2015 Municipal Elections, and here are the results:
Love Them Or Hate Them, Brussels Sprouts Are Growing In New England
(Durham, NH) - I hated Brussels Sprouts until just a few years ago, when my brother-in-law served them roasted with pine nuts and cranberries. Now, they are among my favorite vegetables. I will be interest to see the results of a UNH study on growing Brussels Sprouts in Northern New England.
Arrest Made In Exeter Assault
(Exeter, NH) - A Massachusetts man is facing charges for assaulting a child in Exeter.
Fire Damages Portsmouth Home
(Portsmouth, NH) - A late-night fire damaged a vacant home in Portsmouth, causing injuries to one fire-fighter.
There’s ‘Punkin Chunkin’ This Weekend At NHMS!
(Louden, NH) - Usually, weekend events at New Hampshire Motor Speedway have to do with speed. This weekend, the focus will be on distance as a Merrimack team seeks to set a new World Record in an Extreme Chunkin competition.