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A band of people are walking throughout New Hampshire in frigid January temperature on a quest to spur campaign finance reform. Whether it's a lost cause or spark to larger change, reporter Nick Reid is documenting their journey, which concludes in Concord on Jan. 21.

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  • Darlene Junkins of Boscawen shows her muscle and toughness while working at Fox Ace Hardware in Penacook on Tuesday. (RAY DUCKLER / Monitor staff)

    Darlene Junkins of Boscawen shows her muscle and toughness while working at Fox Ace Hardware in Penacook on Tuesday. (RAY DUCKLER / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • George Kantos walks along Pleasant Street. (GEOFF FORESTER / Monitor staff)

    George Kantos walks along Pleasant Street. (GEOFF FORESTER / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • Kurt Ferrell (left) prepares to take Stefan Formichelli and Aj Kivela on a ride through a University of New Hampshire parking lot on Tuesday, January 27, 2015.

    Kurt Ferrell (left) prepares to take Stefan Formichelli and Aj Kivela on a ride through a University of New Hampshire parking lot on Tuesday, January 27, 2015. Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • Griff Reynolds (right) poses for the camera as his shyer twin brother Cooper (left) walks away toward his mother, Meg. (CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff)

    Griff Reynolds (right) poses for the camera as his shyer twin brother Cooper (left) walks away toward his mother, Meg. (CAMERON JOHNSON / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • Pastry chef Corinne Cline (center) helps Al Eggert (right) choose pastries from the Tarte Cafe & Bakery stand at New London's Winter Carnival on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. Cline is the owner of the Tarte, which she opened in Andover in June. She hopes to relocate to New London in the future. Assisting her at the stand on Saturday were her parents, Lorraine (left) and Don. "It's all hands on deck when we have events like these," Lorraine said.

(SUSAN DOUCET / Monitor staff)

    Pastry chef Corinne Cline (center) helps Al Eggert (right) choose pastries from the Tarte Cafe & Bakery stand at New London's Winter Carnival on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015. Cline is the owner of the Tarte, which she opened in Andover in June. She hopes to relocate to New London in the future. Assisting her at the stand on Saturday were her parents, Lorraine (left) and Don. "It's all hands on deck when we have events like these," Lorraine said. (SUSAN DOUCET / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

  • Students hang out in the dining room at Northeast Catholic College on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015. The College of Saint Mary Magdalen changed its name to Northeast Catholic College the week after students returned from winter break this month. This name change is the second in five years. Until the fall of 2010, the school was named Magdalen College.

(SUSAN DOUCET / Monitor staff)

    Students hang out in the dining room at Northeast Catholic College on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015. The College of Saint Mary Magdalen changed its name to Northeast Catholic College the week after students returned from winter break this month. This name change is the second in five years. Until the fall of 2010, the school was named Magdalen College. (SUSAN DOUCET / Monitor staff) Purchase photo reprints at PhotoExtra »

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