MWC Daily: Expect Delays on Spaulding Turnpike
If you'll be traveling the Spaulding Turnpike today or tonight, you may want to be prepared for some delays.
Work crews will be out and about on the northbound lanes of the Little Bay Bridge on the Spaulding Turnpike. The lane closures will be in effect between 9am and 5pm. Also, work crews will be out on the Spaulding Turnpike tonight between 7pm and 2am on the southbound side installing an overhead sign near Exit 4 in Newington.
WOKQ Year of Service Partner
NH Children’s Trust, our 2015 Year or Service partner, is a non-profit whose mission is to eliminate child abuse and neglect. The New Hampshire Fiddle Ensemble will perform a very special concert this Saturday, April 11th at the Exeter Town Hall to benefit New Hampshire Children’s Trust.
Partly to mostly cloudy with a chance of a few rain showers, high 49...mostly cloudy with a chance of a few snow showers mixing with or changing over to rain this afternoon, high 39. Check your 5-day forecast.
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Wake Up Winning
We'll have tickets to Miranda Lambert's 'Certified Platinum' show at Verizon Wireless Arena this Thursday night! Have a great Monday.