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South Londonderry guest house burns after explosion

SOUTH LONDONDERRY — A property manager narrowly avoided injury Thursday when a guest house exploded and burned on Winhall Hollow Road. Doug Stevens was in the front yard of the house just …

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Manchester police nab alleged bank robber MANCHESTER — The Manchester Police Department took a man into custody Monday after a bank robbery at People's United Bank in Manchester.Nobody was hurt in the incident in which a man claimed to …
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LONDONDERRY — It took nearly four hours, but Londonderry Town Meeting voters worked through a 22-item agenda on Tuesday morning, setting a $1.84 million budget for fiscal 2020, setting aside … more
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