Stories about Farmington

Farmington school locked down due to upset parent

FARMINGTON -   Cascade Brook School was locked down Thursday for a short period of time when the prinicipal felt threatened by an upset parent and called police. After a telephone conversation between the parent and Principal Nichole Goodspeed,  the parent indicated he was o... 3

Good Friday service in Farmington

Christians gathered Friday noon to remember the crucifixion of Christ during an ecumenical Good Friday service held at Henderson Memorial Baptist Church in Farmington. Church pastor, the Rev. Susan Crane, is pictured leading the congregation in a hymn. The service was sponsored by the churches ...

Infant bibs donated

Wilton man sentenced on felony assault verdict

FARMINGTON -  A Wilton man was sentenced to four years, with all but 21-months suspended, and two years probation Thursday after a jury found him guilty of a charge of felony assault earlier this month. Dean Martin, Jr., 38,  was on trial for assaulting Hutch McPheters, who lived... 4

Farmington Selectman Hufnagel elected to county budget committee

FARMINGTON -   During a brief caucus Thursday, Selectmen from Farmington and New Sharon elected Farmington Selectman Andrew Hufnagel to serve on the Franklin County Budget Advisory Committee. After Hufnagel was nominated by Farmington Chair Ryan Morgan,  New Sharon Selectman Rus...

Electrical malfunction considered cause of Farmington Fire

FARMINGTON —   The cause of a fire Wednesday night at an Industry Road home was attributed to a malfunction of the electrical system, according to Farmington Fire Chief Terry Bell. Investigators from the State Fire Marshal's ...

Wilton man sentenced on drug charge from November death

FARMINGTON -  A Wilton man was sentenced to three years, all suspended, and two years probation Thursday in Franklin County Superior Court on a felony count of furnishing illegal drugs. Scott Kidder, 32, was one of five people arrested in February on felony drug charges involving morp...

Investigators probe Farmington house fire

FARMINGTON - Investigators from the State Fire Marshal's office were on the scene of a house fire on Industry Road Thursday morning to help determine the cause.


FARMINGTON— In accordance with its by-laws, the Farmington Public Library Association will hold an annual meeting on Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 7 p.m. Each year at the meeting new trustees and officers are elected. Community members interested in becoming Corporators of the Library a...

Projects sought for Days of Caring

FARMINGTON  - The United Way of the Tri-Valley Area is looking for community partners who have projects that will engage volunteers in a variety of meaningful, fun and healthy opportunities from June through early Fall, 2013. Local organizations identify a project they would like to a...