SANDWICH — Howard Cunningham appears headed for another term on the Inter-Lakes School Board after earning 106 write-in votes in balloting yesterday. He has represented the town on the board for many years but chose not to run for another term. However, no one else filed for the office and he indicated he would except a draft.
Cunningham also attracted 108 write-in votes in Meredith. Results from Center Harbor are not available as of this writing.
There were no contested races on the 2014 ballot.
All four proposed changes to the zoning ordinance received overwhelming majority support.
In the Executive Council special election, Democrat Mike Cryans carried the town over Republican Joe Kenney by a v ote of 202 to 173.
Last Updated on Friday, 14 March 2014 01:50
MOULTONBOROUGH — Incumbent Russell Wakefield with 607 votes and newcomer Paul Punturieri, a member of the Planning Board, with 506 votes were elected to the Board of Selectmen.
Last Updated on Friday, 14 March 2014 01:48
BRISTOL — Richard Alpers and Shaun Lagueux won the two seats on the Bristol Board of Selectmen on Tuesday with tallies of 335 and 324, respectively. Paul Manganiello came in third with 319 votes while Andrew O'Hara Jr. garnered 274 votes. In the only other contested race, for four seats on the Budget Committee, the winners were David Carr with 429, Thomas Keegan, 416, Donald Milbrand, 329, and Kevin MacCaffrie, 322. Jon Thouin received 318 votes. The three minor zoning amendments also passed.
Last Updated on Friday, 14 March 2014 01:46
NEW HAMPTON — Voters here on Tuesday passed all of the warrant articles except one to purchase an emergency operations command vehicle for the fire department. They did agree to enter into a $350,000 lease-purchase agreement for a fire pumper/tanker, and agreed to purchase a thermal imaging camera and a defibrillator for the fire department. Also passed was a lease-purchase agreement for a $290,000 bucket loader and the purchase of a four-wheel-drive vehicle for the police department at a cost of $39,396, along with two in-car cameras for the police department which will be 50 percent grant-funded, leaving the town to pay $4,600.
There were no contested races.
Last Updated on Friday, 14 March 2014 01:27
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