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Drainage pipe replacement project bid awarded to local company(0)

July 29, 2015

FARMINGTON – A local construction company came in with the lowest bid of six submitted to replace the failing storm drain outfall pipe off Front Street. Selectmen awarded the project to E.L. Vining & Son, Inc. of Farmington for $250,000. Voters at the annual town meeting approved appropriating up to $300,000 from the town’s unassigned […]

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Farmington Children’s Summer Theater Camp presents The Jungle Book Friday & Saturday

FARMINGTON – Kat Zachary sits in the empty Bjorn Auditorium at Mt. Blue High School as a handful of kids goof around on stage, skipping, jumping and laughing. “I’m trying to teach them that it’s okay to be silly. They do it all the time on their own but they need to be taught that […]

Updated: Mt. Blue school budget passes

[Updated 9:05 p.m.: We’ve updated this story to include the Vienna results] FARMINGTON – Voters in the 10-member towns of Mt. Blue Regional School District decided against sending the budget back to the school board Tuesday, approving a $32 million budget for the 2015-16 fiscal year. The $32,043,907 budget represents an increase of $1 million […]

Jay board approves MDEA task force position

JAY – The Selectboard unanimously approved signing a contract with the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency Monday evening, opening up an agency-funded position for a local police officer. Under the terms of the agreement, local officers would apply for the position with a MDEA task force and be trained as a drug enforcement agent working out […]


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