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Jay files for sudden and severe disruption(1)

September 27, 2016

JAY – The town has submitted an application for an adjustment in its state valuation, citing the “sudden and severe disruption in value,” referring to the reduction in value at the Verso Androscoggin Mill. If approved, the designation would reduce the local share of the town’s educational appropriation and result in a slight increase its […]

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Nomination papers available for selectmen seats in Chesterville

CHESTERVILLE – Nomination papers are now available for two seats on the Board of Selectmen, with the election scheduled for Nov. 8. The seats were left vacant after both selectmen resigned at the Sept. 15 meeting. Papers can be taken out at the town office for the position of Selectman, Assessor and Overseer of the […]

Public hearing on new parking lot hours Tuesday

FARMINGTON – Selectmen are holding a public hearing at their meeting on Tuesday on proposed changes to the town’s traffic ordinance that would add the new Church Street parking lot and include its hours of operation. The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Farmington Municipal Building. The town’s Parking Committee made recommendations last month […]

Updated: Man arrested, charged with disorderly conduct at the fair

Tuesday, Sept. 27: This is an update and clarification of the events leading up to Mr. Hutchinson’s arrest: According to Sgt. Edward Hastings IV, “There was no complaint involving children, the original complaint was near the children’s rides and complained of Hutchinson being intoxicated and disorderly. Hutchinson was encountered by Officer Michael Lyman and Officer […]

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