Selectmen Name New Deputy Treasurer 

At a town meeting in Newburgh Monday night, selectmen appointed Susan Lessard as the towns new deputy treasurer.Lessard takes over for the former deputy treasurer, Cindy Dunton, who allegedly admitted stealing almost $200,000 from the town over a four year period.Lesard is currently Hampden’s town manager, and will take on the part time position of deputy treasurer in addition to the town manager duties.Officials say that Dunton’s job was a combination of two positions, and the selectmen are still reviewing applications to fill the other opening.