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Historical Society Christmas party PARIS — The Paris Cape Historical Society will hold a Christmas party at the home of Cynthia Immonen, 43 Mountain View Drive, South Paris, on Thursday, Dec. 5. This will be a potluck supper with entertainment to follow. Bring...


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...


This week's agenda

Tuesday Buckfield: Public hearing on special amusement permit, 6:30 p.m., Municipal Center Buckfield: Selectmen, 6:30 p.m., Municipal Center Casco: Selectmen, 6:30 p.m., Casco Community Center Hartford: Road Committee, 7 p.m., Town Hall Newry: Selectmen, 7 a.m.,...


Today's agenda

Franklin NEW VINEYARD: Selectmen, 6 p.m., Town Office Oxford Hills HARTFORD: Food pantry, 4 p.m., Town Hall HARTFORD: Planning Board, 7 p.m., Town Hall River Valley PERU: Selectmen, 6 p.m., Town Office


Hartford stuffs Pirates' point streak

The Portland Pirates endured a host of roster moves Tuesday and Wednesday, and then they suffered their first regulation loss in eight games at the hands of the Hartford Wolf Pack. Four different Hartford skaters scored and Jeff Malcom earned his first professional victory between the pipe...


Verne Paradie Sr.

HARTFORD — Verne Paradie Sr., 60, of Hartford, passed away peacefully on Friday, Nov. 22, at his home with his family by his side. Verne won the battle over ALS, eventually succumbing to cancer. Verne grew up in Auburn and graduated from Edward Little High School in 1971, where he st...


Hartford board advised of permits, FEMA changes

HARTFORD — Selectmen meeting Thursday night heard about new requirements from the Federal Emergency Management Agency and recent permits issued by the Planning Board. Planning Board member Morrill Nason said a permit was issued for a garage on Bear Pond Road and another for cutting t...


This week's agenda

Tuesday Buckfield: Selectmen, 6:30 p.m., Municipal Center Sumner: Planning Board, 7 p.m., Town Office Wednesday Bethel: Board of Assessors, 8 a.m., Town Office Buckfield: RSU 10 Withdrawal Committee, 7 p.m., Municipal Center Newry: Planning Board, 7 p.m.,...



Conservation payments resume WASHINGTON, D.C. — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced that USDA has begun distributing Conservation Reserve Program annual rental payments to participants across the country. USDA also will distribute 2013 direct payments and 201...


Volunteers needed for Martin Stream fish passage survey

TURNER/LIVERMORE/HARTFORD — A stream crossing survey to assess fish passage barriers in the Martin Stream watershed began in September. The watershed is located within the towns of Turner, Livermore and Hartford. The goal is to identify, map and prioritize barriers for future connectivity r...