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Local communities plan July 4 events(2)

June 28, 2017

A number of local towns are planning a host of events around the July 4 holiday, including parades, barbecues and fireworks displays. In Farmington, a fireworks show over Prescott Field will headline a series of events clustered in that area. Franklin Savings Bank, Narrow Gauge Cinemas and Kyes Insurance will be sponsoring fireworks on the […]

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Maine CDC investigating measles case in Franklin County

AUGUSTA – The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention is investigating a case of measles in Franklin County today, after confirming the diagnosis at the Maine Health and Environmental Testing Laboratory. The case is travel-associated and is the only one reported in the state so far. According to a statement released by the Maine […]

Jay selectpersons table curbside pickup petition

JAY – Nearly 40 residents filled the town office on Main Street for Monday night’s selectboard meeting. The evening began with a special town meeting to vote on two articles. Voters passed appropriating $24,300 in reimbursement funds from the town of Wells to a special revenue account for future Police Department training purposes. The money […]

Wilton special town meeting is June 27

WILTON – A special town meeting will be held Tuesday June 27 at 6:30 p.m. at the Wilton Town Office to discuss and vote on a three-article warrant. Two of the articles, if passed, will allow two different businesses to move forward with a Community Development Block Grant application. Carrier Welding, who was approved to […]

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