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Strong resident dies in crash(6)

August 21, 2017

AVON – A 41-year-old man was reported dead at the scene by state police Sunday evening after his truck hit a tree and caught fire. Jason Flagg, a resident of Strong, was driving on Mile Square Road just after 6 p.m. when the incident occurred. Police suspect speed to be the cause of the accident. […]

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Living in Poverty: A grounded understanding

Editor’s note: This is the fourth story of the Bulldog’s Living in Poverty series which serves to highlight the issue in Franklin County. In Meghan’s story, as well as in Dawn’s, there is a common factor in their battle against the grips of poverty. It isn’t necessarily about a flexible class schedule or a scholarship […]

Senator King picnics in Kingfield

KINGFIELD – A crowd gathered on the lawn at 266 Main Street Saturday evening to celebrate the release of a fine art photography book that shines a spotlight on the High Peaks region of Maine. “We really hope this book helps establish this area as the “High Peaks.” There’s a lot of ambiguity around the […]

Roorbach ends Northeast tour with hometown reading

FARMINGTON – Local author Bill Roorbach will be meeting with hometown fans on Tuesday Aug. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at Devaney Doak & Garrett for a discussion and signing of his most recent book, The Girl of the Lake . The Farmington resident is known for his ability to capture nature with words, transporting readers […]


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