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May 01. 2013 1:37PM

Belknap County office and convention at each other's throats again

LACONIA — Today's scheduled public hearing called by the Belknap County Convention to consider a request for a supplemental appropriation from the Belknap County Commission is the latest casualty of the frayed relations between the two.



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