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Burglary suspects, others indicted(0)

May 22, 2015

FARMINGTON – Two Lisbon residents and one man from Lewiston were indicted on felony burglary and associated charges by the Franklin County Grand Jury Thursday, for the alleged taking of firearms from a Rangeley residence. Indicted on charges connected with the alleged burglary is Danielle Nelson, 25 of Lisbon, Kevin O’Donnell 25 of Lisbon, and […]

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Wilton downtown grant product of years of work

WILTON – The town was notified Thursday that it has been awarded a $400,000 Downtown Revitalization Grant through the Maine Department of Economic & Community Development. Those funds will go toward streetscape and gateway improvements, as well as funding demolition and cleanup work at the Forster Manufacturing Co. mill. “We are so excited,” Town Manager […]

Grand jury indicts on sexual assault, domestic violence charges

FARMINGTON – Forty people have been indicted by the Franklin County Grand Jury after the panel rose today, with alleged domestic violence and sexual abuse making up a large percentage of felonies charges. A grand jury indictment indicates that the panel believes there is probable cause, or a “reasonable belief” that the crime occurred. A […]

Local student awarded memorial scholarship

FARMINGTON – A high school senior and cheerleader is the 30th recipient of the Jamie Beth Shible Memorial Scholarship Award, receiving flowers and the program’s plaque beneath the shade of the Flowering Crab tree planted in Jamie Beth’s honor. Olivia Martin of Farmington received the award, which is given annually to senior members of the […]


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