Granite State News

Wolfeboro 2014 property tax rate up 1.4%

WOLFEBORO — On Nov. 24 the town received notice from the Department of Revenue Administration that the town's 2014 property tax rate has been set at $13.01 per thousand dollars of valuation, up 18 cents or 1.4 percent from the 2013 rate of $12.83....more>

Selectmen review 2015 warrant articles and focus on two of them

WOLFEBORO — Selectmen once again reviewed 19 proposed warrants articles to be put before voters next March at their Nov. 19 meeting. This time final costs were available on all but two of the articles, one of which is the operating budget that the budget committee is still working on....more>

Wolfeboro selectmen remove stop signs after residents object

WOLFEBORO — At the last selectmen's meeting on Nov. 5 Jason Lovering of Millwood Road complained about the placement of stop signs at the intersection of Pine Street, Crescent Lake Avenue and Millwood Road. Lovering returned on Nov. 19 with a petition asking for the signs be removed....more>
SELECTMAN CHARLIE EDWARDS (left) and Road Agent Fred Clough stand in front of the completed salt sheds in the Wakefield Highway Department yard. The sheds were completed on time and 3% under budget. (Thomas Beeler photo)

Wakefield salt sheds completed on time and under budget

WAKEFIELD On Nov. 12 selectmen approved payment for a sealant to protect the concrete walls of the two new salt sheds, thus completing the 2014 project on time and under budget....more>

Michael Culver completes exciting first year at Wright Museum

WOLFEBORO — A little over a year ago Michael Culver joined the Wright Museum of World War II History as executive director. When we interviewed him shortly after his arrival, he said his goals were to refresh David Wright's vision for the museum and increase its visibility as a unique resource on America during the war years....more>

Huggins named one of Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals in the nation

WOLFEBORO — Huggins Hospital was recently named one of the Top 20 Critical Access Hospitals in the country. There are 1,325 Critical Access Hospitals in the United States....more>
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