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Andover Fireman's Association hosting annual craft fair on Dec. 14

ANDOVER — The Andover Fireman's Association will host its annual craft fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14, at the fire station. Elaine Morton, who has been involved with the association for 28 years, said 20 crafters have reserved tables. “We actually sold out ...

Events in the Franklin, Oxford Hills, River Valley regions

Crafts, more at UMF student center FARMINGTON — A silent auction with crafts, homemade food items, gift baskets and unique items of interest will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, at the University of Maine at Farmington Student Center North Dining...

Oxford County arrest log

PARIS — The following arrests were logged at the Oxford County Jail. * Timothy M. Gotto, 53, of Mexico, violation of protection order, 5:10 p.m. Nov. 21, in Mexico by Mexico Police Department. * Robert M. Fickett, 34, of Buckfield, operating after suspension, operating under t...

This week's agenda

Tuesday Newry: Selectmen, 7 a.m., Town Office Wednesday Bethel: Board of Assessors, 8 a.m., Town Office Mexico: Mexico Water District Board of Trustees, 4 p.m., Town Hall Mexico: Region 9 School of Applied Technology, 6:3...

Well done: Students honored for achievements

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Kristen Lavallee of Lisbon has enrolled in Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf, the nation's first and largest technological college for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. She is a graduate of Model Secondar...

Andover's final SAD 44 withdrawal vote set for Jan. 7

ANDOVER — Residents will decide Jan. 7 whether to withdraw from SAD 44 and form their own district. Susan Merrow, a selectman and head of the Andover Withdrawal Committee, said this week that the state’s Department of Education gave final app...

Public hearing on Andover withdrawal set for Monday

ANDOVER — A public hearing to learn about an agreement between SAD 44 and the Andover Withdrawal Committee will be held at 7 p.m., Monday, Nov. 18 at the Andover Town Hall. The withdrawal committee has been working on a possible withdrawal for at l...

SAD 44 readmits student, fills teaching positions

BETHEL — The SAD 44 board readmitted an expelled student, hired music and physical education teachers and dealt with school maintenance issues this week. Superintendent David Murphy said in an email that the board unanimously readmitted a high school boy following a...

Public hearing set on possible Andover withdrawal from SAD 44

BETHEL — A public hearing to learn about a proposed agreement between the Andover Withdrawal Committee and SAD 44 has been set for 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 18, at the Andover Town Hall. The SAD 44 board unanimously set the hearing at a special meeting M...

RSU 10 board hears Andover request, sees robotics demo

DIXFIELD — The RSU 10 board Tuesday heard an update from the Andover Withdrawal Committee and unanimously approved robotics teams in all RSU 10 middle and high schools. David Percival of the Withdrawal Committee said Andover could send up to 60 middle andhigh school...