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Random and unpredictable spikes in drug costs are biting into the operating budgets of New Hampshire hospitals, and consumers ultimately end up paying the price, health care officials say.
Belknap Landscape Company, a family-owned business in the Lakes Region since 1988, received six New Hampshire Home Builders Association Cornerstone Awards for 2016.

Laconia, New Hampshire (NECN) -- police in Laconia, New Hampshire, say they are investigating after responding to a report of a kidnapping Monday and finding an abandoned vehicle.
My Turn: Don't let N.H. House return to the O'Brien days ... This means that regardless of party, you need to step back from ideology and independently decide what's best for the people of New Hampshire and our state's future. ... More recently, in ...
LACONIA, N.H. - They're celebrating all things pumpkin in Laconia, New Hampshire. An estimated 40,000 people were expected to attend an annual pumpkin festival on Saturday to see thousands of lit jack-o-lanterns.
Editor's note: This is the first in a series of stories about six companies vying for the New Hampshire High Tech Council's Product of the Year, which will be decided Nov. 10 at the Manchester Country Club in Bedford.

In New Hampshire, since no state rules or guidelines exist for sober houses, much is decided on a case-by-case basis. In the neighboring city of Franklin, Jim Joy opened a sober house called Driven By Circumstances earlier this year, providing a place ...
Rows of carved pumpkins from the Boys & Girls Club of the Lakes Region are seen along an orange sidewalk as preparations for the 2016 New Hampshire Pumpkin Festival continue in Laconia on Friday, Oct. 21, 2016. (ELIZABETH FRANTZ / Monitor staff) ...
LACONIA - Next week, the New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services will place an air monitoring station in Wyatt Park that will measure air quality throughout the winter from November until April.
LACONIA - Main Street will be closed to to vehicles today so that the many thousands of carved gourds can be delivered downtown in preparation for the New Hampshire Pumpkin Festival, which will be held on Saturday, Oct. 22. Foot traffic, though, is ...
Thermacore Inc. has been sold by its management to Aavid Thermalloy for an undisclosed price. The transaction, announced Tuesday, joins two leaders in the thermal-management industry.
Laconia hosts its second New Hampshire Pumpkin Festival, after inheriting Keene's event. They have changed the name to reflect it as a signature New Hampshire event and have marketed it throughout the region to extend the tourism calendar in the Lakes ...
A man known as "The Preacher" told police he shot a 33-year-old Laconia woman, but it was an accident. Jason Cuocolo, 42, of Meredith and Rockland, Mass.
Wondering when to take your child out trick-or-treating? Here's a list of towns with set dates and/or times. Advertisement. Some towns have not notified us or responded to our request about trick-or-treating times.
The New Hampshire Pumpkin Festival, now in the second year of its Laconia incarnation, promises to be better than ever this season.
Laconia, N.H. - A New Hampshire judge once again is facing a case against women ticketed for going topless at a town beach, a case that led to a facebook spat among legislators about a bill that would make it a misdemeanor for women to expose their ...
CONCORD - Two Laconia residents were arrested on drug charges after police and fire officials went to the Comfort Inn on Hall Street for a report of two people suffering from drug overdoses.

LACONIA - The major need of local manufacturing companies companies is for more skilled labor according to Rich Bardellini, executive vice president of New Hampshire Ball Bearings, who was one of the featured speakers Wednesday morning at a ...
BELMONT - A Laconia-area woman is in critical condition after she was shot in the head at a home on Arlene Drive and flown to Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center for care Tuesday.
LACONIA - The New Hampshire Pumpkin Festival is less than two weeks away, and the city's elementary schools want to have enough pumpkins for each student to carve one to be among the thousands on display downtown on Oct. 22.
... 25; Fitzwilliam - Matthew J. Faulkner, 37; Goffstown - Jonathan R. Moschetti, 29; Hampton - Donald W. Wilson, 67; Hudson - Zachery A. Breen, 22, Michael Donohoe, 27; Laconia - Michael Hall, 26; Manchester - Brian A. Chaput 30, Danielle N. Houle, 28 ...
LACONIA - Arson is suspected in a fire early Sunday morning that leveled one of four buildings on the grounds of an abandoned waterslide that was once a landmark attraction at Weirs Beach.
... said Lt. Chad Vaillancourt of Laconia fire. "The vegetation, the brush, the trees were fairly wet. If it was still dry, we would've had a large spread of fire throughout the trees.
LACONIA - Despite the rain and cool weather Saturday, attendees flocked to the inaugural Red, White and Brew festival to benefit veterans Count, a program that is open to all who served, as well as their families to ensure their "dignity, health and ...
John Stark of Weare ran in two touchdowns and quarterback Drew McQuarrie tossed two of his own to earn a 28-14 home win over Laconia on Saturday. McQuarrie connected with Leif Mailloux on a 44-yard touchdown and Cooper Gorskie on a 66-yard score ...
Laconia, NH - A letter and follow-up response by a Republican candidate running for state representative in New Hampshire's 15th largest city calling for the arrest of President Barack Obama is causing a firestorm in political circles in the Granite ...
The citizen newspaper in Laconia published its last edition Friday after 90 years, including 65 years of ownership by one family, reflecting the difficulties faced by the newspaper industry as well as the unusual situation in Laconia, which had two ...
Courtesy Laconia Kiwanis Club President John Walker presents the $5,500 donation to, from left, Katy Gautsch and Mary Mirkin from the Pediatric Program, and Margaret Franckhauser, Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice Chief Executive Officer.
Officers initially stopped a vehicle at the intersection of Interstate 93 and Laconia Road after observing a fake inspection sticker taped to its windshield, Cormier said.
By ROGER AMSDEN, for THE LACONIA DAILY SUN. GILFORD - As New Hampshire's nationally renowned foliage viewing season starts, state tourism officials are predicting that the brilliant, red, yellow and flame orange hues will translate into a lot of ...
LACONIA - The New Hampshire Joint Fugitive Task Force and the U.S. Marshals remain vigilant in their search for a fugitive who escaped nearly 17 years ago from a minimum security prison in Laconia. Tirson Soto, 49, escaped from prison Dec. 3, 2000 ...
In Hampstead, he helped develop and co-anchored a cable TV program, "Spirited Life Today," chaired and currently serves on the Rockingham Association Committee on Church & Ministry, the New Hampshire Conference Board of Directors and the New ...
LACONIA - A 31-year-old city man faces charges of burglary, unarmed robbery and second-degree assault after police allege he kicked in the door of 1 Dixon St. No.
A 2004 Laconia high school graduate in his eighth year of teaching, Aldrich credits his former teachers, especially retired teacher David Rea, for his success.
Officers tried to stop Giddis' pickup truck, but police said she kept speeding through Laconia and into Gilford. Laconia police caught up with Giddis when she stopped at a McDonald's in the city. Officers said she refused to open the door and that they ...
New Hampshire Commissioner of education Dr. Virginia Barry says the selection committee was impressed with Aldrich's command in the classroom and his ability to inspire students.
New Hampshire Fall Hunting and fishing Expo, Hooksett, Sep. 18. New Hampshire Fall Hunting and Fishing Expo, Hooksett, Sep. 18.
He's praised as a dedicated teacher who's involved in and out of the classroom. As the recipient of the New Hampshire award, he's also entered as a candidate for the national Teacher of the Year award. The selection committee recognized Aldrich's ...
Laconia, N.H. - Although Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton's health has dominated news headlines this week, New Hampshire voters offered varying takes on whether it will impact the November election. Democratic backers who gathered at ...
LACONIA - A Bay Street man was arrested early Thursday morning after police said he threatened to blow up the police department with a propane tank.
He's meeting with leaders for Stay Work Play, a nonprofit group that encourages young workers to stay in the state. Trump is attending a campaign rally at Laconia Middle school on Thursday night. It's his only scheduled stop in New Hampshire for the day.
Watch: Video of Donald Trump Rally in Laconia NH. Laconia, NH - Donald Trump will be holding another campaign rally in New Hampshire, this time, at the Laconia Middle school gym in Laconia. The live stream is scheduled to begin at 7:30 p.m. on Sept.
Trump appearance at Laconia Middle school expected to draw large crowd. Error loading ... It will be Trump's only appearance in New Hampshire for the day. Following the ... On the main page, go to "schedule," and then access the Laconia event. There is ...
Donald Trump will bring his Republican presidential campaign back to New Hampshire Thursday as he looks to drum up support for his White House bid, campaign officials have announced.
LACONIA - City police responded to 69 calls for service and made three arrests from Thursday, Sept. 8 to Friday, Sept. 9. On Sept.
As first reported on twitter, Donald Trump will return to New Hampshire on Thursday. The Republican presidential nominee will hold a rally at the Laconia Middle school at 730 p.m. His campaign confirms that it will be Trump's fourth visit to ...
Bereavement groups planned for the fall in Laconia, Wolfeboro ... Central New Hampshire VNA & Hospice is offering seven-week Bereavement Support Groups at two locations during October and November.
Laconia police say a fire early Saturday morning at 175 Valley St. was arson and they are asking for the public's help to solve the crime.
NICK ORGETTAS, Public Awareness Officer for the Laconia wing of the New Hampshire Civil Air Patrol, stands on the tarmac at Laconia Airport in front of the Cessna 182 craft that is used for search and rescue and other emergency runs. (JIM CLARK/citizen).
Mary Lee Gorham, of the New Hampshire Humane Society, said Taz was dropped off this week by a concerned citizen, who noticed the dog wandering around Laconia by itself. Taz was scanned, and her microchip directed them to the dog's proper owner.





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