Dunbarton’s Petition to Hold Special Meeting Denied

When the town of Dunbarton found over a million dollars in surplus, the town asked for a special meeting to decide what to do with it. The petition was denied because it did not satisfy the requisites for special meetings per RSA 197:3. The decision was that the extra...

Budget Committee and Voters Have Their Say in Dublin

The voters in Dublin, population 1,575, turned down extra hours for an office assistant, so she is leaving. This made news. Sentinel Source – Town meeting vote prompts Dublin employee to resign The important part of the issue is what the voters and budget...

Don’t Be An Annual Meeting Victim

by Ed Naile It’s Town and school meeting time! And as usual CNHT will get stories of woe and grief of how the big spenders showed up in huge numbers and passed everything. That doesn’t happen in a vacuum. Teachers, town employees, and liberal churches work with the...

Alton Residents Dump Lakes Region Planning Commission

At Alton’s 2018 town meeting, there was a petitioned warrant article (#59) on the ballot which asked to raise the money to pay for the yearly membership in the Lakes Region Planning Commission. It FAILED. Over 401 people voted NO to essentially DEFUND the...

Newton-Kingston Taxpayers Posts Results

First, Dr. Pam Brown won with a nice margin of 56.4% of the vote. She wants to thank everyone of you for your support! The composition of the School Board and the School Budget Committee remains unchanged for the coming year. Annie Collyer and Sandi Rogers-Osterloh...

Bedford Town Meeting Results

Bedford’s Town Meeting had a fair turnout despite an ongoing blizzard. Conservatives should be fairly happy with the results. Town Results It’s hard to beat incumbents like Melissa Stevens and Bill Duschatko who were re-elected to the Town Council. In...