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Sheriff not running for New Sharon selectman(0)

April 17, 2015

NEW SHARON – The sheriff of Franklin County will not be among the candidates running for an open selectman’s seat at Saturday’s special town meeting. Franklin County Sheriff Scott Nichols, Sr. and resident Milton Sinclair had both expressed interest to fill the seat vacated after Selectman Forrest Bonney resigned at the March 18 board meeting. […]

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MSAD 58 directors discuss budget

SALEM – Directors on the MSAD 58 school board continued reviewing the 2015-16 budget Thursday evening, after Superintendent Erica Brouillet informed the board that Kingfield selectmen were “displeased” with their town’s project increase in local assessment. MSAD 58 follows a budget process that is utilized in a number of local districts. A finance committee of […]

FSB sponsors room at Western Maine Play Museum

WILTON – The Franklin Savings Bank Community Development Foundation has donated $25,000 to sponsor a special room at the Western Maine Play Museum being planned in Wilton. The Franklin Savings Bank named room will be the Dark Room, which is expected to feature exhibits ranging from light tables with translucent building toys and colored films, […]

Reward offered by wardens in bucket dumping case

AUGUSTA – Two dozen buckets recovered from Wilton and Farmington streams have resulted in a $500 reward being offered for information leading to the guilty party’s conviction. Bright-orange, 5-gallon buckets packed with diapers and other waste have been found dumped into Wilson Stream in Wilton and Temple Stream in Farmington. Twenty-four buckets, a type sold […]

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