Stories about Farmington

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Equine vaccination clinic is April 12

FARMINGTON — On Saturday, April 12, Giddy-Up & Go 4-H Horse Club will team up with Dr. Stephanie Heikkinen, DVM, to hold an equine vaccination clinic. Horses, ponies, donkeys and other equines can get their annual rabies and other vaccines and have blood drawn for Coggins tests i...

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FCSWCD: Turkey dinner, silent auction, cheese-making presentation planned

FARMINGTON — Franklin County Soil & Water Conservation District is hosting a silent auction from 5:15 to 6:15 p.m. during their annual meeting at the West Farmington Grange Hall on Friday, April 11. A turkey dinner will be offered at 5:30 followed by brief presentations from Cath...

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Presentation, social in Industry INDUSTRY — There will be a presentation by the Norlands from 12:30 to 2 p.m. Thursday, April 10, in Industry Town Hall. The presentation follows the Community Kitchen social, which begins at 10 a.m. and includes lunch. T...

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Volunteer literacy group faces transitions but continues to help people

FARMINGTON — Literacy Volunteers of Franklin and Somerset counties, and Franklin County Adult and Community Education have moved to portable classrooms on the Mt. Blue Campus, 129 Seamon Road. Literacy Volunteers is devoted to helping adults with reading skills, language development ...

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Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following were recently booked at the Franklin County Detention Center: * Theresa Anderson, 21, North Anson, warrant — unpaid restitution, unpaid fines, April 4, transferred to another agency, by Farmington Police Department. * Monica Rollins, 22, Farmin...

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Franklin County to participate in state orthoimagery program

FARMINGTON — Franklin County commissioners have signed an agreement to participate in the Maine Orthoimagery Program that provides counties with a low cost way to acquire accurate imagery. The mission of the GeoLibrary is to create an electronic gateway to public geographic informati...

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Lovell man, formerly of Chesterville, faces sexual assault charges

FARMINGTON — A Lovell man charged with sexually assaulting three boys in Franklin County the past two years had his bail set at $200,000 cash Monday in Farmington District Court. Jonathan M. Clark, 28, formerly of Chesterville, is charged with six felony counts of gross sexual assaul...

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Rumford Seniors lunch, bus trip PERU — Rumford Seniors will have a luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday, April 7, at the old Peru School. Menu is meatloaf, macaroni and cheese, mixed vegetables, drink and dessert for $4.50. The public is welcome. Take...

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Duo puts together program on human trafficking awareness

FARMINGTON — Most people have not heard a lot about human trafficking, but it's a growing industry in communities across Maine, according to Lillian Lake, who is co-organizing an awareness campaign here next week. “Human trafficking is the trade in humans, most commonly for the...

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UMF student receives Maine Higher Education Assistance Foundation Scholarship

FARMINGTON — University of Maine at Farmington student Michaela Yeaton was recently awarded a $1,000 scholarship by the Maine Higher Education Assistance Foundation. A resident of Farmington and a graduate of Mt. Blue High School, she was recommended for the award by UMF faculty based on he...