Stories about Fryeburg


Students honored for achievements

DUDLEY, Mass. — Courtney Vallee of New Gloucester, a member of the Nichols College class of 2014, has obtained an internship for the fall 2013 semester. Internships allow students to apply their classroom experiences and knowledge to excel in a real world business or...

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New Hampshire man charged with credit card theft

FRYEBURG — A New Hampshire man faces multiple felony charges related to the theft of a credit card and other valuables from a Fryeburg home last month. Police arrested Darren Lee Drew, 27, of Albany, N.H., on Tuesday after questioning him about the theft at the Police Department...


Oxford County arrest log

PARIS — The following arrests were logged at the Oxford County Jail. * Timothy M. Gotto, 53, of Mexico, violation of protection order, 5:10 p.m. Nov. 21, in Mexico by Mexico Police Department. * Robert M. Fickett, 34, of Buckfield, operating after suspension, operating under t...


Registration open for CMCC courses in Oxford County

PARIS — Open registration for spring semester classes is now underway for Central Maine Community College courses, including those being offered in Oxford County. “We have a large number of students from Oxford County who are enrolled in degree programs at CMCC,” said Mic...


Area students enroll at Colby College

WATERVILLE — Area students enrolled at Colby College this fall. Before classes began, each student took part in an orientation that included an introduction to Colby's rigorous academics, rich cultural life and community involvement opportunities as well as a three-day outdoor excursion.


Well done: Students honored for achievements

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Kristen Lavallee of Lisbon has enrolled in Rochester Institute of Technology's National Technical Institute for the Deaf, the nation's first and largest technological college for deaf and hard-of-hearing students. She is a graduate of Model Secondar...


Fryeburg man faces charges after extradition from California

PARIS — A Fryeburg man extradited from California over the weekend pleaded not guilty to a slew of felony theft and burglary charges in 11th District Court on Monday.  Ryan P. O'Keefe, 38, was indicted in late December 2012 on three theft and two burglary charges for break-...


Area students graduate from St. Joseph's College

STANDISH — The following local residents earned their degree at Saint Joseph's College of Maine. Katherine Davis of Lewiston graduated in September with an Associate of Science in business administration. Elizabeth Shampine of New Gloucester graduated in September with a Bache...


Police seek help in Fryeburg arson

FRYEBURG — A Nov. 12 structure fire in Fryeburg has been ruled an arson and investigators are seeking help from the public. In a news release from the Fryeburg Police Department, Detective Sgt. Joshua Potvin said the department is working with the State Fire Marshal's Office in gathe...


Fryeburg hit with string of burglaries, attempted car thefts

FRYEBURG — Police are asking residents in East Fryeburg to be "hyper-vigilant" after four break-ins, one car theft and three attempted car thefts since Monday. In one case, thieves hit the same house twice. "We're used to a quiet neighborhood," said Detective Sgt. Joshua Potvi...