Shareholders of both companies have overwhelmingly approved Peoples Heritage Financial Group's acquisition of Bank of New Hampshire Corp.

About 94% of Peoples shareholders and 99% of Bank of New Hampshire shareholders present at separate meetings voted in favor of the deal, which involves a tax-free exchange of two Peoples shares for each BNH share.

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