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Farmington recognizes top officers(3)

January 19, 2017

FARMINGTON – Police Chief Jack Peck has announced the Employee of the Quarter and Employee of the Year for 2016, recognizing two Farmington Police Department officers. Detective Darin Gilbert was recognized as the Employee of the Quarter for the fall of 2016. Peck cited Gilbert’s work on organizing a community fundraising event for the Travis […]

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Rangeley man indicted for manslaughter

FARMINGTON – A Rangeley man accused of operating one of two pickup trucks that collided head-on, leading to the death of a Wilton father of four, was indicted for manslaughter by the Franklin County grand jury Wednesday. Mark Garner, 25 of Rangeley, was indicted on one count of manslaughter, a Class A felony, as well […]

Selectboard talks gazebo policy, facade grants

WILTON – Ideas on management of the new Bass Park gazebo were discussed at Tuesday night’s Selectboard meeting with Recreation Department Director Frank Donald. Questions such as rental fees and how to fund concerts were brought to the table. A 20-foot wide, square gazebo was purchased from Fifthroom, an outdoor accessories manufacturer, late last year […]

Snodeo revs up some winter fun this weekend

RANGELEY – The region’s premier snowmobiling event kicks off Thursday, with a few, final inches of falling snow awaiting the treads of thousands of engines. The 2017 Snodeo is expected to draw as many as 5,000 people to the Rangeley area. Local establishments are already booked solid according to Jonny Wakefield, chair of the Rangeley […]

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