Stories about Newry


SAD 44 board adopts $10.27 million budget

BETHEL — The SAD 44 board on Monday unanimously adopted an operating budget of $10,271,310 and an adult education budget of $152,259. The proposed 2013-14 operating budget is about the same as four years ago, Superintendent David Murphy said. However, because of a significant decline...


Region 9 board approves budgets, sends to voters

MEXICO — The Region 9 School of Applied Technology board Wednesday overwhelmingly approved sending a $2,115,858 secondary budget and a $312,055 adult and community education budget to voters next month. The proposed secondary budget refl...


Mahoosuc land trust to raise funds for Step Up for Step Falls

Step Falls in Newry


Dumont Cup: Field whittled down after first day.

Professionals and amateurs mixed it up Friday in an effort to qualify for Saturday's Dumont Cup at Sunday River.


Maine Adaptive Ski-A-Thon expected to raise $300K

More than $300,000 is anticipated to be raised Saturday, March 23, at the 28th annual Ski-A-Thon at Sunday River Ski Resort.


Newry voters OK $771,838 municipal budget

NEWRY — Voters approved a municipal budget of $771,838 Monday night at the annual town meeting in the Bear River Grange Hall beside Route 26. That's $62,424 down from last year's budget of $834,262 that voters agreed to raise and appropriate. The $771,838.30 amount to be raise...



NEWRY (add to rco)— Snowmobile Ride-in March 2, 12-5pm. To benefit Aimee Driscall's - Lung transplant, sponsored by Green Stock Snow Sports, it is being held at the Newry Grange Hall on Route 26, Newry Me. Second Chance Foundation, Chili, Raffles, Hamburgers, Hot Dogs. LEWISTON (add ...


Auburn woman awaits double lung transplant

Aimee Driscoll of Auburn turns 29 Friday. Instead of spending it at home with her 3-year-old son, Liam, and her husband, Peter, she will spend it in the hospital, combating pneumonia coupled with cystic fibrosis. 1


Newry budget, warrant approved

NEWRY — Selectmen approved a municipal budget of $771,838 Monday night and the town meeting warrant, Administrative Assistant Loretta Powers said Tuesday afternoon. That's $62,424 down from last year's budget of $834,262 that voters agreed to raise and appropriate. Most of tha...



Sermon guest speaker PARIS — The First Universalist Church on Pine Street welcomes Silver Moore-Leamon as the guest speaker for Sunday, Feb. 10. The title for the 10 a.m. sermon is "Signals and Shibboleths." Music is under the direction of Donna Hurd and Sunda...