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Hartford man picked up on Mass. sex charge

HARTFORD — A local man who was arrested Monday on a Massachusetts warrant for indecent assault on a minor was held on $5,000 cash bail Wednesday at the Oxford County Jail. Jonathan H. Hare, 28, of 645 Town Farm Road, appeared in 11th District Court in South Paris on Wednesday. He wai...

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A. Girouard: Punishment overdue

If the state of Maine can deal out punishment in a reasonable amount of time to a state trooper who pleaded guilty to a charge of driving drunk, why can't the U.S. government deal out punishment to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder for his part in the gun-selling operation known as Fast and Furio... 5

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Texas hold ’em HARRISON — The Harrison Lions Club will hold a Texas hold’em tournament from 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, at the VFW Hall, 176 Waterford Road. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Space is limited to 100 players. The entry fee is $55. Proceeds will be...

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Superintendent Ward's contract extended by school board in Dixfield

DIXFIELD — Following a 30-minute executive session Monday night, the RSU 10 board voted to extend Superintendent Thomas Ward’s contract until June 30, 2015. Ward has been the superintendent of the Western Maine Foothills Regional School Unit 10 since SADs 21, 39 and 43 merged s...

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Briefly - Oxford Hills

Texas hold 'em HARRISON — The Harrison Lions Club will hold a Texas hold 'em tournament from 1 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, at the VFW Hall, 176 Waterford Road. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. Space is limited to 100 players. The entry fee is $55. Proceeds will...

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First U services PARIS — The worship leader at the First Universalist Church on Pine Street for Jan. 29 will be Merry Shore. Joyce Franklin will be the organist for the 10 a.m. service. Sunday School is under the direction of Renee Wales. Coffee and fellowship will f...

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Sunday topic HARTFORD — Pinpoint of Light Spiritualist Center, Hartford Town Hall, 1190 Main St., is exploring "The God of Your Understanding" through January. "From Orthodox to Unorthodox" will be the topic at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 29. More informati...

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Military note - Nicole Darling

COLUMBIA, S.C. — Army National Guard Pvt. Nicole L. Darling has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice in...

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Bonnie Beth Hill

EAST WILTON — Bonnie Beth Hill, 70, of East Wilton, formerly of the greater Hartford area, died Jan. 2, at her son’s home, after a courageous battle with cancer. She was born in Hartford, Conn., Sept. 3, 1941, a daughter of Robert C. and Lorna (Hills) Hill. She grew up in Manc...