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.
Four Dead In Maine Murder/Suicide
(Oakland, Maine) - Maine State Police say 4 people have died of gunshot wounds in the home they shared in Oakland. The gunman is among the dead.
Manchester Homicide Under Investigation
(Manchester, NH) - State and local officials are investigating the shooting death of a Manchester man Tuesday night.
We Have Election Results!
(Dover, NH) - Voters went to the polls Tuesday in the 2015 Municipal Elections, and here are the results:
Speeders Face Reckless Driving Charges
(Concord, NH) - State Police stopped two motorists on I-93 in Canterbury Monday morning after they were clocked at over 100 miles-per-hour.
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.
Expect Delays On The Route 1 By-Pass In Portsmouth
(Portsmouth, NH) - You can expect lane closures and traffic delays this week as crews continue the structural inspection of the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge connecting Portsmouth to Kittery, Maine.
It’s Time To Change Our Clocks And Our Batteries
(Dover, NH) - This is the weekend that we actually gain an hour of sleep! Daylight Savings Time comes to an end Sunday morning and we return to Standard time.
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.
Gas Prices Fall Again
(Dover, NH) - Gas prices have fallen almost 3 cents a gallon from what we paid last Monday, and the downward trend is expected to continue.