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Western Class D softball: Lakers, Bucks looking to move up

Buckfield and Rangeley should be in contention in Western D once again. Both the Bucks and Lakers lost in the semifinals last spring. Buckfield was the fourth seed after going 6-10. The Bucks expect to improve on that with eight seniors returning. The Bucks are led by Kelly Charity, McKayl...

Sun Journal

D West Preview: Who will step in to help Bucks step up?

The current edition of Buckfield Bucks has already made its mark, winning back-to-back Class D West crowns for the first time in school history in 2012-13. The Bucks would like to leave any even more impressive legacy by getting over the hump in 2014 and winning the school's first Class D state t...

H.S. softball: New coaches return to familiar roles

BUCKFIELD — Once again, there’s a new softball coach at Buckfield. Sandy Albert is the third coach the Bucks have had in as many years, and it didn’t take long for someone to bring that to her attention. She was asked about coaching next season — on the secon...

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Buckfield fire-rescue station $200,000 over budget; town mulls cuts

BUCKFIELD — Contractors for the town's proposed $1 million Fire-Rescue Station told officials Monday that the price-tag for the project is nearly $200,000 over budget. In an interview Tuesday, Town Manager Cindy Dunn said the cause for the increase was unclear, and the town has reque...

Contract awarded to take down Buckfield station

BUCKFIELD — Selectmen on Tuesday approved a contract for H.E. Callahan Construction Co. of Auburn to demolish the old fire-rescue station for up to $1,125. There will be an overseer on site at all times. Last year, voters approved spending $1.2 million to build an 80- by 100-foot sta...

Police investigating Buckfield Mall, Bethel break-ins

BUCKFIELD — Maine State Police are seeking information regarding an early morning break-in at the Buckfield Mall on Sunday. According to Trooper Tyler Stevenson, at about 4:15 a.m., the suspect was seen in what appeared to be a silver KIA Soul at the Buckfield Mall convenience store....

Police investigating Buckfield Mall, Bethel break-ins

BUCKFIELD — Maine State Police are seeking information regarding an early morning break-in at the Buckfield Mall on Sunday. According to Trooper Tyler Stevenson, at about 4:15 a.m., the suspect was seen in what appeared to be a silver KIA Soul at the Buckfield Mall convenience store....

Briefly

Fellowship night at Evening Star lodge BUCKFIELD — Fellowship night will be held beginning at 6:30 p.m. Friday, April 11, at the Evening Star No. 147 Lodge. This is open to the public; ladies and gentlemen are welcome. Members will show visitors a...

Buckfield proposes 6 percent spending increase

BUCKFIELD — Town departments are proposing a 5.94 percent spending increase in the coming year, mainly to build up reserve accounts for new vehicles, equipment and an across-the-board pay increase for employees. Town Manager Cindy Dunn on Thursday said the proposed $96,400 incre...

DAR to honor students as good citizens

LEWISTON — The Many Dillingham Chapter, National Daughters of the American Revolution, Lewiston-Auburn, will honor six area high school seniors at a meeting to be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 9, at the United Methodist Church in Auburn. The students are winners of the annual DAR G...