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Fairhaven Board Of Health: No Moratorium For Medical Marijuana

The Fairhaven Board of Health is not in favor of enacting a one year moratorium in town, to further study whether a medical marijuana dispensary should be located in the Fairhaven.  The vote Monday night was 2-1

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TSM - Peter De Terra appears confident during ballot-counting Monday night.
TSM - Peter De Terra appears confident during ballot-counting Monday night.

De Terra Wins Board Of Health Election

Incumbant Peter De Terra was victorious in Monday's Board of Health election in Fairhaven.  De Terra defeated challenger John Wethington by more than 900 votes.

It was the second election this year for the Board of Health in Fairhaven

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from Fairahven Wind LLC

No Resolution Yet In Fairhaven Wind Turbine Debate

 

An emergency meeting of the Fairhaven Board of Health ended Tuesday with the Board and Fairhaven Wind LLC still looking for a compromise on the hours of operation for Fairhaven's two wind turbines.  

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p 1 lawyer,flickr

Judge: Fairhaven Board Of Health Election “Null And Void”

A Superior Court Judge has the results of the April 1st Board of Health Election in Fairhaven, "null and void" because of issues with the ballot counting and other discrepancies. 

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p 1 lawyer,flickr

Court Hearing On Fairhaven Board Of Health Election Winding Down

A court hearing to determine whether there should be a new Board of Health election in Fairhaven will likely wrap up Tuesday  or Wednesday. 

Incumbant Peter De Terra was the declared winner by one vote back in April, following a recount

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De Terra To Appeal Judge’s Ruling On Ballot

The debate over "the election that won’t go away" in Fairhaven will continue for awhile longer. 

On Monday, Superior Court Judge Robert Kane ruled that a contested ballot previously declared a vote for incumbant Peter De Terra, was a blank

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backgroundnow, flickr

Fairhaven’s Board Of Health Election Goes Before Superior Court Judge

A resolution to the hotly-contested Fairhaven Board of Health election could come Monday...or maybe not. 

Incumbent Peter De Terra was declared the winner by one vote following a recount. 

Challenger John Wethington then filed suit in Superior Court, seeking a new election

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backgroundnow, flickr

Hearing on Fairhaven Board Of Health Election Set For May 31

The debate over the Fairhaven Board of Health election will go on for a while longer. 

A Superior Court Jjudge has set a hearing for May 31 to consider a request by challenger John Wethington  for a new election

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De Terra Declared Winner In Fairhaven Recount

The winner of the Board of Health recount in Fairhaven is incumbant Peter De Terra. 

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Selectmen Hear Complaints About Fairhaven Shipyard

Work being done on Fairhaven's waterfront was the center of a discussion Monday night before the town's Board of Selectmen.

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