The New Hampshire Union Leader
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The New Hampshire Union Leader is the largest daily newspaper in the state. Published in Manchester, the largest city in the state, it was founded in 1863 and was called simply The Union Leader from the mid-1970s until April 4, 2005. For years prior to that, it was called the Manchester Union-Leader. The Union Leader was known for the conservative political opinions of its late publisher, William Loeb, and his wife, Elizabeth Scripps “Nackey” Loeb. The Manchester Union Leader, as it was named at the time, assisted in derailing Maine Senator Edmund Muskie’s bid for the 1972 Democratic presidential nomination. Ater Nackey Loeb’s death on January 8, 2000, Joseph McQuaid, the son and nephew of the founders of the New Hampshire Sunday News, Bernard J. and Elias McQuaid, took over as publisher. Share your NH Union Leader Newspaper comments or feature your NH business, contact us.
The New Hampshire Union Leader
In 2009 publisher Joseph McQuaid announced that owing to financial difficulties the Saturday edition of the paper would no longer be distributed outside of the Greater Manchester area and that Saturday content would be moved to a combined Friday/Saturday edition. The New Hampshire Union Leader continues to publish Monday thru Friday and publishes the New Hampshire Sunday News for distribution on Sunday morning. New Hampshire Union Leader also publishes NH Obituaries, and local classified ads in all editions. NewHampshire.com began in 1999. It is an information web portal about New Hampshire and is owned and operated by the New Hampshire Union Leader.
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Newspaper: Union Leader
Address: 100 William Loeb Drive, P.O. Box 9555, Manchester, NH 03108-9555
President and Publisher: Brendan McQuaid
Full Time Employees: 29 plus
Product/Service: Daily Newspaper
Web Site: https://www.unionleader.com
NH News Headlines – New Hampshire Union Leader
- Sanctions may be imposed on Lebanese officials accused of illegally detaining Dover man
Sanctions may be imposed on Lebanese officials accused of illegally detaining Dover man - Amer Fakhoury was taken into custody Sept. 12 on a trip to his home country.
- Concord man arrested after homeowners report burglary in progress
Concord man arrested after homeowners report burglary in progress - DUNBARTON — A Concord man was arrested on burglary and other charges after being found inside a house by the homeowners, who called police and kept him there, police said.
- Nashua man charged with DWI after driving into pole in Hudson
Nashua man charged with DWI after driving into pole in Hudson - HUDSON -- A Nashua man was charged with drunken driving after he crashed into a utility pole on Ferry Street Sunday night, police said.
- Dad, young daughters seriously hurt in Rumney snowmobile crash
Dad, young daughters seriously hurt in Rumney snowmobile crash - RUMNEY -- A Massachusetts man and his two young daughters were seriously injured Sunday when their snowmobile crashed on the summit of Stinson Mountain.
- One night after winning longest game, Saint Anselm women fall
One night after winning longest game, Saint Anselm women fall - You can’t really blame the Saint Anselm College women for being a bit tired in Sunday’s New England Women’s Hockey Alliance tournament final.