Stories about New Sharon

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New Sharon man dies from injuries sustained in accident

LEWISTON — State police say a New Sharon man died Friday afternoon at Central Maine Medical Center from injuries he sustained Thursday in an accident in front of his home.

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Damaged safe recovered in pond outlet in New Sharon

NEW SHARON — A safe believed to have been stolen was recovered in an outlet of Crowell Pond on May 3 with its bottom smashed open, Trooper Mathew Casavant of the Maine State Police said. The Franklin County Sheriff's Department received a call from a fisherman earlier this spring not...

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Invasive plant forum postponed WILTON — The Invasive Plant Species Management Forum scheduled for Monday, May 13, at the Wilton Town Office has been postponed and will be rescheduled at a later date. Letter carriers food drive May 11 FA...

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Well done - Students honored for achievements

SOUTH PORTLAND — Ian McLaughlin of Durham was named to the dean’s list for the fall semester at Southern Maine Community College. McLaughlin, the son of Jim and Patty McLaughlin, is a graduate of Brunswick High School Class of 2010. He is majoring in dietetics ...

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Truck, equipment damaged

NEW SHARON — A truck hauling a 50-foot conveyor jackknifed and rolled over off Route 2 on Thursday, Maine State Trooper Aaron Turcotte said Monday. David Newman, 20, of Livermore told police he was driving a 1997 Ford F-350 that was hauling the conveyor when he felt the equipment swa...

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Free workshop on poultry FARMINGTON — Franklin County Farm Bureau and the Farmington Farmers Union will hold a free Poultry Workshop at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 30, in the downstairs room at the Farmington Municipal Building. A representative from Poulin Grain and loca...

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New Sharon filmmaker wins grand prize

ROCKPORT — Maine Media Workshops + College recently announced the winners of its Spirit of Place photo and video competition. More than 3,800 images and videos were submitted to 11 competition categories from image-makers around the world. More than $25,000 in prizes will be awarded in a sp...

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Monitoring blue herons FARMINGTON — The monthly program of the Western Maine Audubon Society will be on monitoring Maine’s great blue herons. The program will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, at UMF, C23, Roberts. The program is free and open to the ...

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Franklin County softball league signups set

FARMINGTON - Franklin County Softball League prepares for the 2013 season with signup sessions scheduled in area towns.

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New Sharon man’s criminal cases transferred to Kennebec County

FARMINGTON — Franklin County Justice Michaela Murphy ordered a New Sharon man’s cases to be transferred to a Kennebec County court in Augusta on Friday because some of the incidents occurred in 12th District Court. Ronald Begin, 53, is currently being held without bail for viol... 1