Stories about Industry

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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...

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Industry crash sends driver to hospital

INDUSTRY — A Farmington driver complained of pain but was not seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash on the Industry Road on Tuesday afternoon. Amanda Whitney, 18, of Farmington was driving a 1999 Jeep and attempting to leave a driveway near 1286 Industry Road to head back to Farmi...

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New forest products study shows industry is far from dying, advocates say

AUGUSTA — Maine’s forest products industry contributes $8 billion in total value to the state’s economy, including 38,789 direct and indirect jobs, a new study commissioned by an industry advocacy group shows. According to the study released this week by the Maine Forest ...

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Community Kitchen INDUSTRY — Industry Community Kitchen will hold the following events. Community socials will be held at 2 p.m. Thursdays, Oct. 10 and 24, at Industry Town Hall. A harvest dinner will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, at Indus...

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Legion fair raffle winners FARMINGTON — American Legion Post 28 held a public raffle at Farmington Fair. The prizes were a 100 gallons of fuel oil and a stainless steel gas grill, Charles Bennett said. Tim Bowen, a member of the Legion, won the fuel oil and do...

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Spaghetti dinner fundraiser INDUSTRY — A spaghetti dinner fundraiser to benefit the United in Christ Youth Group Mission Trip will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, at Industry Town Hall. Menu will be spaghetti, salad, bread and desserts.

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Garden Angel Project has successful season

Program, volunteer information will be available at the Farmington Fair FARMINGTON — Season 2013 started with the building of eight additional boxes for the Garden Angel Project, bringing the total to 16 boxes this year. The boxes were built with the assistance of 4-...

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Camper furnace catches fire in Industry; family of six escape

INDUSTRY — A furnace caught fire in a camper on the Michael Taylor Road early Friday morning. A family of six, two adults and four children, were not injured in the 5:50 a.m. fire. Tim Greenlaw got his family out and then took a couple of buckets of rainwater and doused most o...

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Clearwater Lake Association held annual meeting

INDUSTRY — The 101st annual meeting of the Clearwater Lake Improvement Association was held on July 7 at the Industry town hall. This association is one of the oldest lake associations in the state and is committed to supporting the quality and enjoyment of the Clearwater Lake area. ...

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Industry fireworks canceled for this year

INDUSTRY — The Industry Fire Department has canceled their annual fireworks show for this year. Originally planned for July 6, the fireworks were postponed earlier this month due to the wet conditions of the field where the event was to be held. The intent was to plan for a sh...