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2:03 pm
Mon March 12, 2012

Top Stories: Proposed Bill Eliminates Insurance for Midwifery Service, House Against Health Exchange

Birth Cottage in Milford
Sheryl Rich-Kern

A roundup of the top-ten most-read stories on nhpr.org and StateImpact - NH  website.

 

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March Fund Drive
11:10 am
Wed March 7, 2012

A Look Inside NHPR's March 'Fun' Drive

Studio C, where the on-air fundraising magic happens.
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Yesterday, the NHPR team put the finishing touches on setting up Pledge Central,  the location where about twenty volunteers and a handful of staff will sit and answer your calls and log your donations throughout the March Fund Drive. NHPR's fundraising success would not be possible without the two hundred volunteers who donate their time to assist in our year-long effort.

In addition to raising support for Granite Staters' beloved-and only-statewide public radio service, food is the other drive-time highlight around the station.

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Most Read Online
11:13 am
Mon March 5, 2012

Top Stories: Two Credited With Saving Lives of Four Massachusetts Hikers, Isaacson Steel

Jeff Pang Flickr

A roundup of the top-ten most-read stories on nhpr.org and StateImpact - NH  website.

1) North Country: Two Credited with Saving Lives of Four Massachusetts Hikers A Fish and Game official says four ill-equipped hikers from Massachusetts probably would have died Sunday on the Franconia Ridge had two Connecticut men not happened along.

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Most Read Online
11:22 am
Mon February 27, 2012

Top Stories: Raspberry Pi, Seven Takeaways On Raising Wages For Home Health Care Workers

Seven Takeaways From The Carsey Institute’s Report On Raising Wages For Home Care Workers. #2. Guaranteeing minimum wage for home care workers will increase health care costs.
Truthout.org Flickr

A roundup of the top-ten most-read stories on nhpr.org and the StateImpact - NH website. For the second concurrent week,  Word of Mouth's segment on the tiny, bare-bones computer, Raspberry Pi, remains at the top of the list of most-read stories on nhpr.org.

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Most Read Online
11:33 am
Tue February 21, 2012

Top Stories: Is Raspberry Pi a Low-Cost Computer Breakthrough? and Hiking for the Cause

Raspberry Pi

A roundup of the top-ten most-read stories on nhpr.org and the StateImpact - NH website.

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ClassicalNH
8:01 am
Mon February 20, 2012

ClassicalNH Launched!

New Hampshire Public Radio has teamed up with Highland Community Broadcasting to make classical music more readily available to the Granite State and beyond.

This collaboration allows an expansion of services in the Capital Region and enables both organizations to take advantage of new technologies now available on HD Radio and online.

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2012 NH State Spelling Bee
5:06 pm
Fri February 17, 2012

NHPR is a Sponsor for The 59th Annual New Hampshire State Spelling Bee

The top speller will represent N.H. at the Scripps National Spelling Bee

NHPR and the New Hampshire Union Leader are proud to sponsor The 59th Annual New Hampshire State Spelling Bee scheduled for  March 3, in Concord.   The best spellers from around the Granite State will gather to compete.

The top speller will go on to represent New Hampshire at the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, DC.  

Schedule of Events | March 3, 2012

9-10 a.m.                   Registration

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Most Read Online
12:36 pm
Tue February 14, 2012

Top Stories: Tracing The Great Recession and Recovery Through Help Wanted Ads, A Later Day Crisis

Official jobs and unemployment numbers aren’t the only way to trace the recession and the recovery
Kandy Jaxx Flickr

A roundup of the top-ten most-read stories on nhpr.org and the StateImpact - NH website.

1) StateImpact: Tracing The Great Recession and Recovery Through Help Wanted Ads - While job counts and unemployment numbers are the most common ways to measure the national employment situation, they aren’t the only angle worth examining.

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Exclusive Weekend in Washington, D.C.
1:27 pm
Mon February 6, 2012

Join NHPR for an Exclusive Weekend in Washington D.C.

Capital Sunrise
Photo: Kcolwell via Flickr / Creative Commons

This spring you will have the opportunity to meet some of the faces behind the mic, and visit the places where many of your favorite public radio programs are created.

May 3-5, 2012 - Limited to 30 participants - an exclusive tour by NHPR

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Most Read Online
12:52 pm
Mon February 6, 2012

Top Stories Read Online: America's Funeral Industry Sees New Life, New Planting Map

NH Plant Hardiness Map
Map: USDA

A roundup of the top-ten most-read stories on nhpr.org and the StateImpact - NH website.

1) Word of Mouth: America's Funeral Industry Sees New Life - With demand for cremation, secular services, and environmentally friendly burials rising, funeral directors are adapting what could be called new end-of-lifestyle choices.

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Inside NHPR
10:06 am
Tue January 31, 2012

Brady Carlson Named a Union Leader '40 Under Forty' Honoree

Brady Carlson, NHPR's host of All Things Considered and digital host, is recognized as a Union Leader 40 under Forty 2012 honoree, joining the ranks of an annually selected class of up-and-coming New Hampshire residents.

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Most Read Online
1:56 pm
Mon January 30, 2012

Top Stories Read Online

A roundup of the top-ten most-read stories on nhpr.org and the StateImpact - NH website.

 

1) Word of Mouth: Return of the Darkroom - The mass market for film has dwindled in the digital age, but renewed interest in the tangible, nostalgic qualities of old formats may keep shutterbugs snapping film for years to come. 

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Inside NHPR
12:15 pm
Wed January 25, 2012

NHPR.org Mentioned on the Colbert Report

NHPR.org featured on the Colbert Report
screenshot provided by Jeanne Timmons

On Monday, Jan 23, Stephen Colbert of  The Colbert Report produced a segment on the "blip" of votes received by Herman Cain in the South Carolina primary.

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Special Coverage: State of the Union Address
3:23 pm
Tue January 24, 2012

Live Coverage: Presidential State of the Union Address

Obama 2012 Campaign Rally—UIC Chicago, January 11th, 2012

NHPR brings you live coverage via NPR as President Obama delivers his State of the Union address tonight, January 24 at 9 p.m. EST.

NPR's Melissa Block will host this live coverage. She'll be joined in-studio by NPR National Political Correspondent Mara Liasson.

Facing into an election year, the President is expected to continue pushing Congress on his economic agenda. The GOP response will be given by Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels.

Tune-in to NHPR and nhpr.org tonight at 9 p.m.

 

Most Read Online
5:00 am
Mon January 23, 2012

Top Stories Read Online

A roundup of the top-ten most-read stories on nhpr.org and the StateImpact - NH website.

1) North Country: As Purchase Falls Through, Groveton Paper Plant Eyed for Demolition - A deal to bring the closed Groveton paper mill in the North Country back to life has fallen through raising the possibility it will be demolished.

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