Stories about Farmington

CA$H Coalition: Free tax prep continues

FARMINGTON — A tax preparation site sponsored by the Western Maine CA$H Coalition began on Thursday, Jan. 24, and will continue until Saturday, March 23. In less than 30 days of being open for business nearly 150 tax returns have been prepared and filed by IRS certified volunteer tax prepar...

Officials urge jail be returned to full operation

AUGUSTA -- Franklin County officials told a legislative committee Monday that the change of the county jail’s status to a 72-hour jail in 2009 is not working. They urged the committee to pass LD 238 that would designate the Franklin County Detention Center in Farmington as a jail and...

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Potluck supper is March 1 NEW PORTLAND — The Western Mountains Baptist Church will host a potluck supper at 6 p.m. Friday, March 1, at the church. Bring a St. Patrick's Day dish to share. For more information call Kathy McClure at 265-4651, the church at 265-2...

Woman charged with assault on two others

A Wilton woman faces charges of aggravated assault after two other women were hit with a stick of wood, according to police 2

University of Maine at Augusta dean's list

UMA ANNOUNCES FALL 2012 FULL-TIME DEAN’S LIST Students at the University of Maine at Augusta who earned the Dean's List for the Fall 2012 Semester have been announced by Provost, Joseph Szakas. To be on the Dean's List, a student must earn a 3.25 grade point average for a given semes...

Kennebec Valley Community College dean's list

Dean’s List Announcement Fall 2012 Kennebec Valley Community College is pleased to announce the Fall 2012 Dean’s List. Thomas J. Marston, Auburn Michelle L. Sawyer, Chesterville Tyler N. Dupal, Durham Joshua C. Bailey, Farmington ME T...

Fire quickly put out in Farmington home

FARMINGTON - A fire that started around or in the chimney and spread into walls of a Morrison Hill Road home late Monday afternoon was quickly put out. Michael Cote and his son, Andy, both firefighters on Farmington Fire and Rescue live in the home at 355 Morrison Hill Road, said Fire Chi...

Natural gas line talks continue in Farmington

FARMINGTON — Area town leaders decided Friday to seek requests for information from natural gas companies, as it continues to investigate extending a natural gas line along Route 4 from Jay to Farmington, and south to Livermore Falls. An informal survey of some businesses shows the l...

Woman pleads not guilty to robbery, illegal drug possession

FARMINGTON – A former Industry woman pleaded not guilty Friday to robbing the Farmington Walmart in September 2012 demanding oxycodone in Franklin County Superior Court. Ashley M. Lake, 28, of Lincoln Street, Lewiston entered the not guilty pleas to felony charges of robbery and unla... 1

Rangeley man denies sexual misconduct with girl

FARMINGTON – A Rangeley man, who has been in jail since he was arrested in December 2012, remained in jail Friday after he denied sex charges against a child under age 12 on Friday. David Paquette, 35, pleaded not guilty to felony charges of unlawful sexual contact and sexual miscond...