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Durham town elections experience record turnout

Durham town elections experience record turnout

Anna Kate Munsey, Managing Editor March 11, 2022

The town of Durham saw record-breaking election turnout on Tuesday, as well as decisions on a widely-debated issue and the election of new faces to local government.   Unofficial election results...

Dudley and Sandberg reflect as Mill Pond Dam debate comes to a head

Dudley and Sandberg reflect as Mill Pond Dam debate comes to a head

Max Scheinblum March 7, 2022

DURHAM - It was fall 1973 when freshman state legislator Dudley Dudley’s nap was interrupted by the “bringgg” of the telephone. Calling was Barbara Underwood, a Republican colleague whom she considered...

Year in review: Durham’s mask ordinance

Year in review: Durham’s mask ordinance

Cassie Hollasch May 7, 2021

When the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic prompted widespread mask wearing, the federal government left states and towns to decide whether or not it was enforceable. Despite the Centers for Disease Control...

Durham residents put ‘Frost Fest’ on thin ice

Hannah Donahue November 25, 2019

The Durham Town Council meeting on Monday received an icy reception to its plans to revamp the town’s “Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony” as a “Frost Fest” from many of its own residents, with some...

Proposed ordinance could increase tobacco age to 21

Proposed ordinance could increase tobacco age to 21

Bret Belden November 1, 2019

The Durham Town Council will hold a public hearing on Nov. 4 at 7 p.m. to discuss a proposed ordinance that would ban the sale of tobacco products to people below the age of 21.   The...

A Primer to Student Senate 2019-2020

A Primer to Student Senate 2019-2020

Hannah Donahue August 22, 2019

In the eyes of Student Senate Speaker Nicholas LaCourse, a senior political science and economics dual major at the University of New Hampshire, last year’s 40th session of...

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