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PORTSMOUTH — With change orders pushing the cost of the new police station over the $10 million approved by voters in November 2016, the Town Council Monday night voted unanimously to use … more
PORTSMOUTH — Two men were charged by police with domestic assault in separate incidents over the past week. On Saturday, Aug. 18, Brandon Kidd, 42, of 706 Park Ave., was arrested after … more
PORTSMOUTH — Five juveniles were hurt when the sedan they were riding in crashed on Middle Road Saturday night. more
PORTSMOUTH — Here are some highlights from the Portsmouth Police report from over the past week: Tuesday, March 20 Ryan W. Bartell, 21, of 760 Bristol Ferry Road, was charged with firing … more
PORTSMOUTH — The potential threat of suspension gone, more than 300 Portsmouth High School students chose to walk out Wednesday morning and head down to the school’s running track in … more
PORTSMOUTH — A body was found during the search through the remains of one of the homes destroyed by fire early Wednesday morning.   "We did discover a body, but we have no identification yet," Fire … more
PORTSMOUTH — A raging fire fueled by winds off the Sakonnet River destroyed two homes and badly damaged another early Wednesday morning in Common Fence Point.  Three residents who … more
PORTSMOUTH — A 61-year-old man driving an SUV that was involved in a serious head-on collision on the Escape Bridge Monday morning was later transported to a hospital by a Boston MedFlight helicopter. more
PORTSMOUTH — Although several portions of the account have been redacted, a police report released Friday offers a clearer picture of what happened Tuesday morning when a 22-year-old man … more
PORTSMOUTH — The pins told the story. Stuck onto a street map of Portsmouth displayed at Town Hall Tuesday night, a cluster of them showed where the biggest concentration of coyote … more
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