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RSU 10 board to discuss vote consideration petition

DIXFIELD — The RSU 10 Board will take up a petition Monday submitted last week that calls for another vote on the recently passed $36.5 million operating budget. Superintendent Craig King said on Friday that a state statute allows such a request, p...

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Eco-Home Tour of area houses BETHEL — An innovative Eco-Home Tour of Bethel, Newry and Shelburne area homes will be held Sunday, Aug. 4, sponsored by the Mahoosuc Land Trust. The tour route begins at the Land Trust office, 18 Mayville Road, Bethel, where ticke...

This week's agenda

Tuesday Mexico: Public hearing on budget, selectmen, 6 p.m., Town Hall Mexico: RSU 10 budget hearing, 6:30 p.m., Region 9 school Rumford: Budget vote, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., American Legion Hall Wednesday Bethel: Planning Board, 7 p.m., Town Office Buckfield: ...

Toy run and wind tower ride is July 14

ANDOVER — Roxbury ATV Riders will sponsor the 7th annual Christmas in July toy run and Al Bodwell wind tower ride on Sunday, July 14. Cost if $5 per person. Proceeds from the wind tower ride will benefit the Make-A-Wish Foundation. The ride starts and ends at Grimaldi F...

Roxbury town meeting scheduled for Tuesday

ROXBURY — A special town meeting will be held at 5 p.m. Tuesday, July 9, at the Town Hall, 1095 Roxbury Road. The warrant includes three articles: * To see if the town will amend the official shoreland zoning map. A copy of the map and the Maine Department of Environmental Pro...

Rumford woman injured in Roxbury ATV accident

ROXBURY — A Rumford woman suffered head and body injuries when she was thrown from her all-terrain vehicle on Friday while descending the Mine Notch Trail, officials said. Tammy Munzner, 42, was being treated at Rumford Hospital, Maine Warden Kris MacCabe said early Friday evening. 1

RSU 10 sets timeline for a second budget vote

DIXFIELD — The RSU 10 board has set a budget timeline to try to get an approved 2013-14 operating budget. Voters in the 12 member towns last week turned down a proposed $36.18 million budget by 32 votes — 1,541 to 1,573. 1

RSU 10 budget narrowly defeated

DIXFIELD — The proposed 2013-14 operating budget of $36.18 million for RSU 10 went back to the drawing board by an extremely thin margin Tuesday. With all towns but Byron reporting, the unofficial vote was 1,536 to 1,564. Superintendent Tom Ward said Wednesday he was disappoin... 2

New England School of Communications honors list

BANGOR — The New England School of Communications has announced its honors list for spring 2013. High honors Auburn: Kacey Wight Canton: Brandon Doyen Durham: Stephen Creps Greene: James Morin Harrison: Brandon Denison Lewist...

Early returns show RSU 10 budget losing

DIXFIELD— With three of RSU 10's 12 towns reporting midevening Tuesday, the proposed $36.18 million budget was losing. Carthage voted 10-8 in favor of it. Roxbury and Sumner voted against it by votes of 16-31 and 20-34, respectively. Carthage turned down continuing with the tw...