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How UNH Students Can Vote in This Week’s Primary

Ashlyn Giroux, Staff Writer September 11, 2022

The New Hampshire state primary will take place this  Tuesday, Sept. 13, and University of New Hampshire (UNH) students may have some questions about where and how to vote. Here’s the breakdown. Any...

Gov. Sununu on changing policies and plans for new term

Gov. Sununu on changing policies and plans for new term

Cassie Hollasch November 12, 2020

As the polls closed in New Hampshire last Tuesday night, it was shortly evident that Republican Chris Sununu had won the gubernatorial race against Democrat state Sen. Dan Feltes. Embarking on a third...

Absentee ballots effects on the 2020 presidential election

Absentee ballots’ effects on the 2020 presidential election

Isabelle Curtis November 5, 2020

The coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic shifted the workings of politics to create an unprecedented 2020 presidential election cycle. Chief among these changes has been the increased use of absentee ballots,...

Biden and Trump contend for final votes in uncalled election

Biden and Trump contend for final votes in uncalled election

Cassie Hollasch November 5, 2020

The race for President of the United States remains uncalled as both candidates lack the 270 electoral votes to win.  Democratic nominee and former Vice President Joe Biden and incumbent President...

Democratic State Reps. reelected in Strafford District 6

Democratic State Reps. reelected in Strafford District 6

Hannah Donahue November 5, 2020

The five incumbent Democratic State Representative candidates of Strafford District 6 were reelected late Tuesday night by a wide margin of votes.   Rep. Janet Wall and Rep. Timothy Horrigan...

UNH seniors bring students to polls in “vote-mobile”

UNH seniors bring students to polls in “vote-mobile”

Cassie Hollasch November 5, 2020

University of New Hampshire (UNH) senior sociology and justice studies major Laura Clancy voted early in the day on Nov. 3. Her classmate, recreation management and policy and event management major Caroline...

Voter turnout in Durham lower than expected

Voter turnout in Durham lower than expected

Cassie Hollasch November 5, 2020

The New Hampshire general election ran smoothly on Tuesday and had a high turnout of voters, despite the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The votes cast and same-day registrations in Durham, were...

Shaheen secures third term as N.H. senator in convincing fashion

Shaheen secures third term as N.H. senator in convincing fashion

Anna Kate Munsey November 5, 2020

“6 more years! 6 more years!”  Family and supporters chanted for veteran New Hampshire politician Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D) as she gave her victory speech early Tuesday evening. Shaheen beat...

Election day thoughts from the first-time voters in Generation Z

Election day thoughts from the first-time voters in Generation Z

Sarah Levine November 5, 2020

Durham, NH—Generation Z (Gen. Z) feels united after many voted in their first presidential election last Wednesday, Nov. 3. These young voters emerged as a significant presence in this election after...

How did Durham vote in the General Election?

How did Durham vote in the General Election?

Evan Edmonds November 5, 2020

The town of Durham, N.H. reported an overwhelming sweep for the Democratic Party, with Democratic candidates winning in every position in the town, following Tuesday’s general election.   According...

Brave elected first Black sheriff in New Hampshire

Brave elected first Black sheriff in New Hampshire

Cassie Hollasch November 5, 2020

Mark Brave, a Democrat from Dover, defeated Republican Paul Callaghan of Rochester in Tuesday’s general election for the position of Strafford County Sheriff. Brave has now become the first...

Sununu defeats Feltes to secure third term as N.H. governor

Sununu defeats Feltes to secure third term as N.H. governor

Ben MacKillop November 5, 2020

Late Tuesday night, the Chris Sununu campaign declared a decisive victory over Democratic opponent Dan Feltes, winning Sununu his third term as governor of New Hampshire.   “Tomorrow, we come...

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