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Coalition offers flu shots FARMINGTON — Starting Oct. 11, Healthy Community Coalition staff will be available to administer the influenza vaccine (flu shot) at the following sites. Friday, Oct. 11, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Rangeley IGA. Tuesday, Oct. 15, 9:30...

Connecticut man extradited to Farmington to face sex charge

FARMINGTON — A Connecticut man was extradited to Farmington on Thursday on a warrant charging unlawful sexual contact with a child under 18 years old, Franklin County Sheriff Scott Nichols Sr. said. David Scott Rhoades, 45, of Taftville, Conn., formerly of Eustis, was arrested on the...

Soccer net cut at school field

EUSTIS — A soccer net was cut at the Stratton Elementary School soccer field. Franklin County Deputy Colt Sleaster responded to a call reporting vandalism on Monday morning, Sheriff Scott Nichols Sr. said. It was reported that a group of people had camped out on the soccer fie...

Schedule set for Mobile Health Unit outreach events

FARMINGTON — The Healthy Community Coalition of Greater Franklin County announces its September schedule for Mobile Health Unit outreach events. Staff will be offering services such as blood pressure and cholesterol checks; body composition analysis; information on cancer prevention, nutrit...

Dead River Area Historical Society calendars available

STRATTON — The Dead River Area Historical Society’s pictorial 2014 calendars are now available. The cover features Stratton High School Class of 1964– 50 Years Ago with Colby Bean, Barbara Targett, Frank Caldwell, Douglas Townsend. Leo Harris, Connie Tague, Ray Henderson, Minnie...

Clayton M. "Tiger" Bragdon

1952 - 2013 PORTLAND — Clayton “Tiger” Bragdon left this world on Friday, July 26, following 60 well-lived years. Tiger was born in Rochester, N.H., on Oct. 6, 1952, the son of Clayton M. and Abbie A. (Hatch) Bragdon. He grew up in southern Maine and was a graduate...

Deputies investigate possible stolen phone, criminal mischief

EUSTIS — Franklin County deputies are investigating reports of a stolen iPhone and a report of vandalism in Strong. Deputy Sandy Burke responded to a complaint late Saturday that a person bought an iPhone at a Stratton Plaza Lounge bar and thought it may have been stolen, Sheriff Sco...

Joshua D. Maschino

JAY — Joshua Dale Maschino, 28, of Lewiston, passed away on Monday, July 16. He was born on May 26, 1985, the son of Dale and Wanda Maschino.  Josh was employed at Newman Concrete in Richmond, where he performed concrete demolition. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved sp...

United Way seeking applicants for emergency food, shelter program

FARMINGTON — United Way of the Tri-Valley Area has announced participation  in the Emergency Food and Shelter Program. EFSP is a federal program administered nationally by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency. It is designed to sup...

King calls volunteers from western Maine, 'the best of America'

WASHINGTON, D.C. — In a brief speech late Monday afternoon, U.S. Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, praised the volunteer firefighters from western Maine that travelled to Lac-Megantic, Quebec, to help contain tragic fire there last week. King, speaking from the floor of the U.S. Senate, hail...