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Rangeley’s logging festival canceled; Little Miss and Mister Woodchip Contest , parade still on(1)

July 25, 2016

RANGELEY – After 35 years, the annual logging festival held on the last Saturday of July has been canceled, but the Maine Forestry Museum’s Little Miss and Mister Woodchip Contest on Friday, July 29 and the 36th Annual Logging Festival Parade on July 30 will be held. According to the museum’s announcement, the daylong Logging […]

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Wonderful things happening

By Beverly Olson
I took this photo on a pond in Mt Vernon Maine on July 21. For a few years I have wanted to see a baby loon on its Momma’s back and to get a picture of it. This was such an incredible sight to see and experience. It brought tears to my eyes. Thank you to my husband Paul for helping me with get out to see them. With all the chaos out there in the media all over the world there is still wonderful things happening.

Farmington’s 52nd annual Summer Fest draws a big crowd

FARMINGTON – The 52nd annual Summer Fest drew hundreds of families and friends downtown on Saturday to check out the nearly 50 vendors and display tents, participate in contests and be entertained by several bands set up in Meetinghouse Park and along Broadway throughout the day. This year the sponsoring Farmington Downtown Association added Friday […]

University Credit Union opens drive-up lane, teller machine at Farmington location

FARMINGTON – University Credit Union, a full-service financial institution with branches across the state, opened an expanded parking lot and new drive-up lane at the 154 High Street, Farmington branch. The new drive-up lane features UCU’s first Interactive Teller Machine. The Farmington drive-up ITM allows UCU members to perform a variety of transactions traditionally done […]


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