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Rangeley fire chief says improperly installed wood stove caused house fire

RANGELEY — About 25 firefighters from Rangeley and Eustis extinguished a blaze Sunday at a house at 7 Robbins Ave., Rangeley fire Chief Tim Pellerin said Monday. Firefighters had just returned from handling a tree on wires when the fire was reported at 1:04 p.m., he said. The ...


Rangeley installs White as town manager

RANGELEY — Selectmen gave final approval Tuesday for Tiki White to be town manager. White, of Phillips, has served as acting town manager since July. Municipal Clerk Ethna Thompson administered the oath office to her Tuesday. The board's decision followed an executive s...


Santa to make annual visit


Groups to offer Thanksgiving dinners

Legion hosts dinner today DIXFIELD — A Thanksgiving dinner will be held from 4 p.m. until sold out Saturday, Nov. 23, at American Legion Post 100. Cost is $5. Seniors plan holiday feast


State dismisses drug charges in Rangeley case

FARMINGTON — A judge Thursday dismissed all criminal charges against a Gray man accused in a drug bust in Rangeley in January, because the primary investigator has missed two hearings. The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency officer was not available to appear twice on motion hearings...



Homemakers fair date change WILTON — The Wilton Day Homemakers third annual Christmas Craft Fair has been rescheduled to Saturday, Nov. 30. It will be held from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the St. Luke's Church on High Street. For more information, call Becky at 778-0...



Retired teachers' fall meeting FARMINGTON — The Franklin County Retired teachers will hold their final fall meeting at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 18, in the Culinary Arts area of the Foster Technology Center of the Mt. Blue Learning Campus. Following lunch, members ...


Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Christopher A. Tracy, 20, New Sharon, failure to appear — criminal mischief, theft by unauthorized taking/transfer, Nov. 5, no bail listed, Franklin County Sheriff's Department.


Rangeley town manager's contract being developed

RANGELEY — Selectmen held an executive session Monday night to discuss a contract for Town Manager Tiki White. Town Clerk Ethna Thompson alerted selectmen Monday that White was not legally in office. The board passed Selectman Pam White's motion to extend White’s appoint...



Free community luncheon Nov. 9 FARMINGTON — Old South First Congregational Church will serve its monthly free community luncheon from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 9, at 227 Main St. Menu includes turkey fricassee, mashed potatoes, green peas, cranberry sauce ...