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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

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Scribner's offers sawmill tour

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Harrison voters to decide on proposed $6.4 million budget

HARRISON — Voters will be asked to approve a $6.4 million budget when the annual town meeting gets under way Wednesday, June 12. Action on the 25-article warrant starts at 6:30 p.m. at the Harrison Elementary School on Naples Road. Town Manager George “Bud” Finch, ...

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Harrison Historical Society HARRISON — The Harrison Historical Society will celebrate its 50th anniversary from 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, June 9. A scavenger hunt and tours of the museum and farmhouse will be held. Homemade ice cream and cake will be served a...

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AARP chapter meets June 10 PARIS — The Oxford Hills Chapter of AARP will meet on Monday, June 10, at the First Congregational Church on East Main Street, South Paris. Lunch will be served at noon and will feature ham, potato salad and fresh vegetables. The cos...

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Old-fashioned dances Saturdays SOUTH PARIS — The Jones Dance Band will play old-fashioned dance music from 7 to 10 p.m. every Saturday in June starting June 1 at the American Legion Hall, 12 Church St. Cost is $5. Socrates Cafe gathering

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Fire destroys camper in Harrison

HARRISON — A camper was destroyed in a fire Saturday night, according to Harrison Town Manager George "Bud" Finch. Finch said the Harrison Fire & Rescue responded to 498 Naples Road for a reported fire in a mobile camper at 5:43 p.m. Saturday. The first responders found fo...

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Food Pantry is open Friday OTISFIELD — The Food Pantry will be open from 1 to 5 p.m. Friday, May 24, at East Otisfield Free Baptist Church, Rayville Road. The pantry is open on the fourth Friday of every month. For more information, call 539-4619. Buff...

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Mastectomy fit event May 16 NORWAY — The Women's Imaging Center at Stephens Memorial Hospital along with the Medicine Shoppe will host a special fit event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at SMH, with certified mastectomy fitters. Call today to schedu...

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Garments of Praise shop open PARIS — Garments of Praise, a thrift shop for gently used clothing, will be open from 1 to 4 p.m. every Tuesday at South Paris Baptist Church, 1 Park St. The shop carries men's, women's and children's clothing for a suggestion don...