Friday N.H. News Roundup - Week Of August 19

Aug 23, 2013

The State Senate prepares to elect a new president, after Peter Bragdon said he’d step aside amid controversy over a possible conflict of interest. The first mosquitoes with Triple-E have been confirmed in the Granite State, and the Queen City prepares for 200 new refugees, one year after a proposed moratorium on resettlements.   We'll look at the stories that topped the Granite State headlines for the week of August 19th.

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  • Ben Leubsdorf - Staff reporter at The Concord Monitor, covering New Hampshire politics and state government.
  • Garry Rayno - State House reporter for The Union Leader and New Hampshire Sunday News.

We'll also hear from:

  • Dr. Jose Montero - N.H. Public Health Director.
  • Emily Corwin - Seacoast reporter for NHPR.