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September 16, 2018

Black-throated Green Warbler at the head of Wilson Lake in Wilton. (Tom Oliver)

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Wilderness First Aid class offered in Farmington

FARMINGTON – Are you an outdoors person? Do you hike, hunt, backpack, snowmobile, ski, ATV, or work in Maine’s wilderness? Occasionally, accidents, trauma, severe weather, illness and other emergencies happen in the wilderness. Knowing how to conduct patient assessment, initial treatment and evacuation priorities is critical in an emergency situation. The hands-on 2-day Wilderness First […]

Late summer details

With fall approaching, Franklin County’s many talented photographers are here to bring readers the best shots of nature and those who live in it. The basis for the Sunday collections goes back to March 2011, when author and photographer Jane Naliboff of Chesterville began sending a few pictures each week. Other photographers have since joined […]

Mt. Blue area Garden Club presents “Gardening as You Age”

FARMINGTON – It is with pleasure the Mt. Blue Area Garden Club invites the public to the September meeting. The speaker will be Ellen Gibson talking about “Gardening as You Age.” If you want to garden gracefully as you put your plants to bed this fall please join us to learn how. Ellen will discuss […]

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