Stories about Weld


Peru man faces charges related to burglaries at Phillips, Weld businesses

FARMINGTON — A Peru man was indicted Wednesday on charges he broke into Ron's Texaco in Phillips and Skoolhouse Variety in Weld in April 2012. A Franklin County grand jury indicted Anthony Scott, 30, on two counts each of felony burglary, felony theft by unauthorized taking and two c...


HUD survey seeks count of homeless

LEWISTON — If you or someone you know is homeless, Tri-County Mental Health Services needs your help. Government funds are sent to states and agencies based on the number of homeless that live in each community. Help get the resources you need simply by standing up being counted.


Mount Blue State Park to host annual Winter Family Fun Day Feb. 2

WELD — Mount Blue State Park will host its annual "Take It Outside!" Winter Family Fun Day from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 2. For $1.50, people ages 12 to 64 can spend a winter's day at the park cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, ice skating, sliding, hay riding and taking natu...


Woodstock felon back in jail on burglary, firearm charges

WOODSTOCK — A local man accused of burglarizing a Dixmont home late last year after being released from prison is back in jail, Maine State Police Trooper Dan Hanson said Tuesday. Joseph Cox, 27, who is living in Weld, was arrested


Weld selectmen’s meeting cancelled; nomination papers available

WELD — The selectmen’s meeting scheduled Tuesday, Dec. 18, is cancelled, Town Clerk Carol Cochran said Monday. She also announced that nomination papers for town positions are available at the Town Office. Up for election in March is a three-year term for a selectman, asse...


Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: Christopher Welch, 24, Farmington, failure to appear, Dec. 10, $250 cash bail, court appearance Jan. 24, Farmington Police Department. Jacob Campbell, 20, Farmington, domestic violence...


Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: * Brett A. Roberts, 48, Chesterville, domestic violence assault, refusing to submit to arrest, Nov. 28, no bail listed, Franklin County Sheriff's Department. * Morgan L. Kesseli, 19 , ...


Man pleads guilty to sex, alcohol crimes

FARMINGTON — A Weld man pleaded guilty Friday to two counts of unlawful sexual contact and four counts of allowing minors to possess or drink alcohol. James Lundy, 46, was initially indicted on three felony charges of unlawful sexual contact and three misdemeanor charges of unlawful ...


Harry E. Fish

FARMINGTON — Harry Evans Fish, 90, of Weld, died peacefully, Saturday, Nov. 17, at Franklin Memorial Hospital, with his loving family by his side. He was born June 25, 1922, in Farmington, the eldest son of Lewis and Ruby (Howar...


Meeting canceled

WELD – The selectmen's meeting scheduled for Tuesday, Nov. 20, has been canceled.