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Franklin County Sheriff’s Office weekly report for May 10 – 24(0)

May 25, 2019

The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office weekly report for May 10 through May 24, 2019. 5/11/2019 – 0126hrs, Sgt. Bean responded to a report of a car vs. moose accident on the Weld road in Phillips. No injuries were reported the moose died at the scene the car sustained major damage. 5/11/2019 – 0528hrs, Deputy Doucette […]

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RSU 9 budget to be set at May 28 meeting

FARMINGTON – Voters will decide on $37.1 million in proposed expenditures at the Regional School Unit 9’s district-wide budget meeting at Mt. Blue Campus on Tuesday, May 28 at 7 p.m. The $37,125,036 budget for 2019-20 is the same that was presented to residents at the April 9 public forum. As proposed, the budget represents […]

MSAD 58 hires new superintendent

SALEM – The Maine School Administrative District 58 school board unanimously voted to hire a middle school principal as the district’s next superintendent, effective July 1. Todd Sanders, currently the principal at Gardiner Regional Middle School, was one of eight applicants for the position currently occupied by Superintendent Susan Pratt, who intends to retire at […]

Keeping the corn growing: Byron Yellow Flint thriving in Wilton

WILTON – A variety of corn that dates back more than 100 years has found its way back to some of the original soil it grew in, thanks to the dedication of homesteader Pamela Prodan. Prodan and her partner Conrad Heeschen have been keeping the cycle of Byron Yellow Flint going for nearly two decades- […]

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