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NH Outside: Rail trail system offers 380 miles to keep you moving

Union Leader 23 Jul 2021
With 52 trails totaling more than 380 miles, the New Hampshire Rail Trail system offers an exciting way to get outside and explore communities throughout the state ... A key supporter of the system, the New Hampshire Rail Trails Coalition works with 29 local rail organizations throughout the state to develop new trails and maintain those in place.
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Patrick Hynes: Private investment is infrastructure

Union Leader 11 Jul 2021
“This transaction would be beneficial to New Hampshire because it would provide a continuous, single-line rail service and provide additional resources to market the line with the potential to bring additional freight service to New England markets,” he said in a letter of support.
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'Hyper-accelerated': Seacoast moving companies face huge demand as home sales surge

Portsmouth Herald 09 Jul 2021
PORTSMOUTH — A surge of people are relocating to New Hampshire's Seacoast from Northeast ... BLS data from May 2020 found that upwards of 7,240 laborers and freight, stock and material movers were employed in New Hampshire at the time, earning an annual mean wage of $33,210.
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Freight train derails into fiery wreck in Iowa

New York Post 17 May 2021
More On.. iowa. Nebraska sex offender charged in 1983 slaying of Iranian exchange student ... Tim Scott speech buzzing in Iowa and New Hampshire ... A freight train derailed in a fiery, smoke-filled crash in Iowa on Sunday, leading authorities to order an evacuation of the area ... .
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US jobless claims plunge to 576,000, lowest since pandemic

The Post-Standard 15 Apr 2021
Updated 9.25 AM; Today 9.25 AM. A "now hiring" sign hangs on the front wall of a Harbor Freight Tools store in Manchester, New Hampshire in December.Charles Krupa . AP Photo. Facebook Share. Twitter Share. By The Associated Press ... The Labor Department said Thursday that applications plummeted by 193,000 from a revised 769,000 a week earlier ... .
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US jobless claims fall to 712,000 as pace of layoffs eases

The Post-Standard 11 Mar 2021
Updated 9.18 AM; Today 9.18 AM. A "now hiring" sign hangs on the front wall of a Harbor Freight Tools store in Manchester, New Hampshire in December.Charles Krupa . AP Photo. Facebook Share ... In the meantime, the number of confirmed new COVID-19 cases has dropped to an average of around 50,000 a day from nearly 250,000 in early January ... .
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New unemployment benefits claims increase to 861,000 as job market stalls and 10 million roles ...

The Daily Mail 18 Feb 2021
The number of Americans applying for unemployment aid rose last week to 861,000, evidence that layoffs remain painfully high despite a steady drop in the number of confirmed viral infections ... Nearly 10 million jobs remain lost to the pandemic ... A Now Hiring sign hangs on the front wall of a Harbor Freight Tools store in Manchester, New Hampshire ... .
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US jobless claims fall slightly to 793,000 with layoffs high

The Post-Standard 11 Feb 2021
A "now hiring" sign hangs on the front wall of a Harbor Freight Tools store in Manchester, New Hampshire in December.Charles Krupa ... Washington — The number of Americans seeking unemployment benefits fell slightly last week to 793,000, evidence that job cuts remain high despite a substantial decline in new viral infections.
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US jobless claims decline to a still-high 900,000

The Post-Standard 21 Jan 2021
A now hiring sign hangs on a Harbor Freight Tools store in New Hampshire in December.Charles Krupa ... New viral infections have begun to slow after months of relentless increases, though they remain high and are averaging about 200,000 a day ... The new benefit, which runs through ...
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US unemployment claims slip to still-high 787,000

The Post-Standard 07 Jan 2021
Updated 9.26 AM; Today 9.26 AM. A "now hiring" sign hangs on the front wall of a Harbor Freight Tools store in Manchester, New Hampshire in December.Charles Krupa . AP Photo. Facebook Share. Twitter Share. By The Associated Press ... And fewer people were on extended unemployment benefit programs ... That program will remain in place until mid-March ... .
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MDOT Official: Pan Am's sale to CSX could be good for Maine

Caledonian Record 06 Dec 2020
CSX announced last week that it's buying Pan Am Railways, expanding CSX’s 23-state network into Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine while adding to its reach in New York, Connecticut and Massachusetts ... to the New Hampshire-Massachusetts border.
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Letter: Is Pan Am sale good for New Hampshire?

Union Leader 10 Sep 2020
Is Pan Am sale good for New Hampshire? ... It’s hard to envision the history of New Hampshire without rail ... It still controls most of the rail gateways into New Hampshire and what scant freight traffic is left, including service to the badly-maintained 400-plus miles of rail lines it now owns but does nothing with.
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To the Manor Re-born…

The Keene Sentinel 16 Jul 2020
In a nutshell, Aldworth Manor was originally built in the early 1800s in Worcester, Mass., but was taken apart piece by piece and shipped via rail freight cars to New Hampshire in the early 20th century; it was carried wagonload after wagonload by horses to Harrisville where it was re-assembled ... Some, if not all, are available as Airbnb rentals ... .
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Report: Pan Am Railways is for sale

Concord Monitor 02 Jul 2020
The largest railroad company in New Hampshire, which ...
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INSIGHTS | Higher education is once again Colorado’s stepchild

Colorado Politics 28 May 2020
For such an educated populace and economic landscape that teems with technology, Colorado sure has a strange way of showing its love for higher education ... INSIGHTS ... Vermont ($148), Pennsylvania ($143) and New Hampshire ($93). Who’s paying the freight in good times and bad? Momma, poppa and lenders who saddle students with astronomical debt ... ....
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