Comments for: Fifth time’s the charm: Lincoln-area voters finally pass school budget

Posted Jan. 10, 2013, at 10:27 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 10, 2013, at 10:50 p.m.

It took five tries and arrived more than six months late, but voters in Chester, Lincoln and Mattawamkeag passed a school budget on Thursday night. Unofficial totals showed that Lincoln residents passed the $12.1 million 2012-13 budget with a 177-171 vote. Chester residents approved it, 31-24, while Mattawamkeag voters endorsed …

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