Stories about Harrison


British Soccer Camps returns to Harrison

HARRISON — All youth soccer players in the Lake Region and Oxford Hills area and beyond are invited to sign up for Challenger British Soccer Camp when it returns to Harrison's RADR Sports Complex from Aug. 5-9. Ages 6-8 will attend a half-day program from 9 a.m. to noon for a cost of...



Lewiston Bridge Club winners LEWISTON — The Lewiston Bridge Club winners at the Lewiston Armory on June 3, were as follows: first, Jan and Vern Arey; second, Mike Quinn and Mike True; third, Marta Clements and Hazel Glazier; first in B, Bill Clifford and Richard Bali...


Well done - Area students receive degrees

NEW LONDON, Conn. — Seana Siekman of Bethel was awarded a Bachelor of Arts degree from Connecticut College at the 95th commencement ceremony on May 19. Siekman graduated cum laude with a major in environmental studies and government. --- BRUNSWICK &mdas...


Harrison voters unanimously pass budget

HARRISON — Annual town meeting voters unanimously passed a $6.4 million budget Wednesday night. A total of 53 voters turned out at the Harrison Elementary School for the 30-minute session during which the 25-article warrant was swiftly passed. Town Manager George “Bud&rd...


Well done - Students honored for achievements

BOSTON — Brittany Martin, daughter of Jeanne and Dan Martin of Lewiston, has been named to the dean’s list with distinction for the spring 2013 semester at Boston University. A 2011 graduate of Lewiston High School, Martin is majoring in graphic ...


Harrison passes resolution opposing tar sands oil

HARRISON — Voters at Tuesday's annual town meeting approved a resolution expressing their concern and opposition to any form of processed tar sands being piped through the town. The vote was 156-59. Harrison became the sixth town in Maine, including Bethel and Waterford, to oppose th...



Waterford Historical Society WATERFORD — The Waterford Historical Society will meet for the first time in 2013 at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at the Old Town House on Keoka Lake. This is the annual meeting for election of trustees. The program for the evening wi...


New England School of Communications honors list

BANGOR — The New England School of Communications has announced its honors list for spring 2013. High honors Auburn: Kacey Wight Canton: Brandon Doyen Durham: Stephen Creps Greene: James Morin Harrison: Brandon Denison Lewist...


Maine House says 'neigh' to horse slaughter

AUGUSTA — The Maine House on Tuesday took a first step toward banning commercial horse slaughter for consumption by humans. The House voted 94-49 for a bill, LD 1286, that would make any commercial horse slaughter for human consumption illegal in the state. The legislation also would... 10


Scribner's offers sawmill tour