The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says repairs are nearly complete on the Bethel fish hatchery closed by Tropical Storm Irene and the facility could begin raising fish again by March or April. Paying to fix New Hampshire’s deteriorating highways is shaping up as a choice between legalizing video slots and increasing the gas tax. In May of 1962, Martin Luther King spoke to an overflow audience at Dartmouth College. His progress report on the American civil rights movement was part of that year’s Great Issues Course, required for graduation. The speech remains a compelling historical event.