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Motorcycle crash sends one to hospital Thursday(0)

March 27, 2020

AVON – A motorcycle crash on Route 4 sent a 14-year-old to the hospital Thursday afternoon. According to Sheriff Scott Nichols, Deputy David Davol and other first responders were dispatched to Route 4 in Avon at approximately 1:48 p.m. on Thursday. A 2015 Harley Davidson was traveling southbound when the operator lost control of the […]

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RSU 73 board postpones budget votes

JAY – The Regional School Unit 73 school board postponed previously scheduled budget meetings at Thursday’s meeting, opting to wait until the State of Civil Emergency has been lifted. The board met at Spruce Mountain Middle School, splitting into different rooms and communicating via video conferencing to stay below the 10-person maximum set by the […]

Maine’s income tax payment deadline extended to July 15, 2020

AUGUSTA – Governor Janet Mills and Commissioner of the Department of Administrative and Financial Services Commissioner Kirsten Figueroa announced today that the State will extend the deadline for Maine income tax payments from April 15, 2020 to July 15, 2020. The change aligns with the Federal government’s recent extension of the Federal tax filing deadline […]

UMF pitches in to help school district with food program

FARMINGTON – Adam Vigue, general manager of University of Maine at Farmington’s Sodexo food service, and Doug Winslow, executive chef, jumped in to help Regional School Unit 9, the local school district, as soon as they heard of their need to feed the district’s students during the COVID-19 pandemic. While Vigue is providing meals for […]

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