As voting in today's primary gets underway NHPR's Chris Jensen visits a polling place in Coos County.
Sound of voters being registered..
While state officials are predicting a somewhat light turnout for the primary there are folks who say there is no such thing as an unimportant election.
One of those is 93-year-old Fay Allin who slowly but steadily made her way through town hall in Lancaster Tuesday morning, slipped into the voting booth and emerged a few minutes later.
A North Country town could be the site of a privately run prison, should state officials decide to outsource its prison operations. NHPR’s Chris Jensen reports.
Two of three North Country towns yesterday approved an ordinance designed to fight the Northern Pass project by trying to strip corporations of their power.
Lancaster, Sugar Hill and Easton all had the same idea: An ordinance that would assert a town’s rights over those of corporations.
The idea is to prevent large corporations – such as those behind the Northern Pass project – from using the legal muscle given them by U.S. Supreme Court decisions.
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