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.
BREAKING: NH Auto Dealers Score A Supreme Court Victory
(Concord, NH) - The U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the New Hampshire Dealer Bill of Rights, ending a three-year battle against John Deere, which had challenged the law.
Drought Conditions Worsen In Southern NH
(Newmarket, NH) - The summer-long drought continues to take it's toll on water supplies, and there is no end sight.
CDC WARNING: Stop Kissing Your Chickens!
(Atlanta, Ga.) - The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has an unusual warning for chicken owners....stop kissing the birds!
Memorial Run Today Marks 9/11 Anniversary
(Portsmouth, NH) - Navy Personnel from the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard today will mark this weekends 15th anniversary of the September 11th attacks on several American cities.
New Water Use Restrictions In Portsmouth
(Portsmouth, NH) - As the unusually dry summer continues, city officials in Portsmouth have placed new use restrictions into place, effective immediately.
Arrest Made In Dover Scissors Attack
(Dover, NH) - A Dover man is facing charges after his arrest for stabbing his roommate with a small pair of scissors.
Tall Ships Arrive In Portsmouth This Week
(Portsmouth, NH) - The annual Sail Portsmouth event will bring two tall ships to Portsmouth Harbor.
Driver Clocked At 135-mph In Durham
(Durham, NH) - A Durham man is facing charges after a State Police Trooper clocked his car at 135-miles per hour in a 55 mile per hour zone.
UPDATE:Berwick Maine Fatal Fire Was Arson/Suicide
(Berwick, Me.) - Officials say a Berwick, Maine man poured gasoline through his home and blocked the doors to deny fire-fighters access before setting the home ablaze Monday morning.
Portsmouth Shipyard Gets New Commander
(Kittery, Me. ) - A Change of command ceremony will be held Friday morning at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard.