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Weekly N.H. News Roundup: August 21, 2020

The Meet the Candidates series continues with Lynne Blankenbeker, Republican candidate for the second Congressional District.  NHPR’s Casey McDermott takes a look at preparations for the September primary and what the state is anticipating. We also visit with State Representative Denny Ruprecht who was tapped as a rising star to be a part of  the keynote address at the Democratic National Convention. And we go to Laconia, to learn about preparations for Laconia Motorcycle Week.

Air date: Friday, Aug. 21, 2020. 


  • Lynne Blankenbeker - Republican candidate for 2nd Congressional District
  • Casey McDermott - NHPR Reporter.
  • Denny Ruprecht - N.H. State Representative from Landaff and Plymouth State University student.
  • Michael Mortenson - Reporter, Laconia Daily Sun.

Read The Laconia Daily Sun's reporting on mixed expectations for Motorcycle Week in Laconia.


Watch Rep. Denny Ruprecht's appearance for the Democratic National Convention:


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