Stories about Livermore Falls


Section of roof collapses at pallet manufacturer in Livermore Falls

LIVERMORE FALLS — A worker at PalletOne Inc. on Park Street suffered minor injuries Friday when part of the roof collapsed under the weight of snow and ice, police Chief Ernest Steward Jr. said. With the 14 inches of snow that fell Wednesday night into Friday, and ice build-up on the...


Lost racing pigeon finds temporary home in Livermore Falls

LIVERMORE FALLS — Four-year-old Kailee Parker ran her fingers down the sleek gray feathers of a racing pigeon her family found flying outside their house earlier this month. “It is soft,” Kailee said Friday. The family has named it Zazu after the hornbill in "The Lion Kin... 1


Selectmen abate nearly $20,000 in taxes in Livermore Falls

LIVERMORE FALLS — Selectmen voted Tuesday to abate $19,733.49 in taxes for property that was sold by bid or kept by the town. The properties that were sold earlier this month went for a total of $8,225. Selectmen also signed the State of Maine assessor's annual return for the ...


Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests recently were logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Matthew Allen, 35, Vienna, driving after habitual offender revocation, violating condition of release, March 17,  no bail listed, by Franklin County Sheriff's Department. * Evan...


Fifth member appointed to Livermore Falls Budget Committee

LIVERMORE FALLS — There will be a town Budget Committee after all. Selectmen voted Tuesday to appoint William Hodgkins to the committee to make five members, enough for a quorum, Chairman Bill Demaray said. Hodgkins requested the appointment, he said. He joins Ronnalean...


TV, jewelry stolen in Livermore Falls burglary

LIVERMORE FALLS — Police are investigating a second home burglary within a couple of weeks on upper Park Street. It was reported at noon Monday. A window was broken to gain entry, police Chief Ernest Steward Jr. said Tuesday. Among the items taken were a television, jewelry and some ...


Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Jason A. Whitney, 29, Wilton, violation of condition of release, March 11, no bail listed as of March 17, Wilton Police Department. * Shawn Zeimetz, 39, Skowhegan, writ for prosecuti...


Livermore Falls starts spring cleaning early

Livermore Falls Public Works Department employee, Rodney Lake, left, drives a bucket loader with a snowblower attachment down Main Street on Monday to remove snow from the sidewalk and side of the road. The snow is blown into a dump truck driven by Warren Smith, right. Smith was assisting the dep...


Livermore Falls without budget panel this year

LIVERMORE FALLS — The town will be without a Budget Committee this year because there aren't enough members. To have an active committee, there needs to be nine members, Town Manager Kristal Flagg said. There are only four: Carmen Cullen, George Cummings,  Ronnie Sanborn, and Ja...


Is that the sun?

The sun tries to peek out through the clouds Thursday afternoon following a snowstorm that dropped more than 12 inches of snow over a two-day period in sections of Livermore Falls. Some areas in the region received 20 inches of snow.