A new study shows New Hampshire has topped the nation for increased rate of deaths among working age adults in recent years, partially due to the still raging opioid epidemic. Which is also the reason why the Dover Public Library is now locking its bathroom doors. Business owners on the Cape are fighting a labor shortage with creative solutions to attract qualified workers. And it's ho, ho, ho and another Christmas tree controversy at the Rhode Island State House.

These stories and more during our Regional News Roundtable.

Arnie Arnesen - Host of The Attitude with Arnie Arnesen from WNHN

Ted Nesi – Politics and business editor and investigative reporter for WPRI

Paul Pronovost - Executive editor of the Cape Cod Times