Stories about Industry

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Dr. Seuss family fun day FAYETTE — The 12th annual Dr. Seuss family fun day will be held from 1 to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 1, at the Fayette School. Guest readers will be Tom Saviello, Joe Young. Jim Wright and Clayton Putnam. The event is sponsored by the U...

University of New Hampshire dean's list

DURHAM, N.H. — The following students have been named to the dean's list at the University of New Hampshire for the fall semester of the 2013-14 academic year. Highest honors: Travis Adams of Leeds, Lauren Beaudoin of Monmouth, Dylan Chase of Turner, Lacey Ryder of W...

Industry crash 'quite a ride,' driver says

INDUSTRY — Two people got "quite a ride" Tuesday morning when their car went off Route 43, police said. Zachary Vadnais, 22, of Industry was driving a 2010 Chevrolet Cobalt east at about 10:30 a.m. when he came around a corner and the car slid off into the snow, narrowly missing tree...

Verso-NewPage merger could bring upheaval before prosperity

The proposed merger of Verso Paper and NewPage Holdings, announced on Jan. 6, sent shockwaves through the local and global paper industries. Verso’s stock shot up more than 570 percent, analysts started chattering about implications for the global paper market, and millworkers in Mai... 1

Truck blocks icy hill in Industry

INDUSTRY — A tractor-trailer loaded with 16,000 pounds of paper rolls found the ice on Grid Iron Hill too much to maneuver over Thursday morning. Vouh Gayetaye, 33, of South Dakota, driving for ANS Express, was traveling on Route 43 shortly after 11 a.m. to return the rolls to the mi... 1

Industry man injured when car rolls in Farmington

FARMINGTON — An Industry man was injured Wednesday morning when his car slid off  Route 43, crashed through a snowbank and rolled at least twice, police officer Justin Blais said. Paul Mullin, 54, received head lacerations and was treated at the scene by a NorthStar EMS ambulanc...

Industry Community Kitchen continues efforts

INDUSTRY — A community social started by the Industry Community Kitchen continued throughout the year, doubling in size. Offered every other Thursday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Town Hall, the event includes a free meal, conversation, games and activities. In January 2013, t...

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Livermore Falls man injured in Industry crash

INDUSTRY — A Livermore Falls man was injured Saturday afternoon when his truck went off Route 43 and struck a utility pole and four trees, Franklin County Sheriff Scott Nichols Sr. said. Harold Mason, 38, who was driving east at about 3:16 p.m., told Deputy Walter Fails that he had b...

Events in the Franklin, Oxford Hills, River Valley regions

Crafts, more at UMF student center FARMINGTON — A silent auction with crafts, homemade food items, gift baskets and unique items of interest will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, at the University of Maine at Farmington Student Center North Dining...

Briefly - Franklin County

Legion Auxiliary holiday craft fair FARMINGTON — American Legion Auxiliary Unit 28 will hold its holiday craft fair and luncheon from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at 38 High St. There will be two floors of crafts and a large luncheon menu. For mor...