Stories about Wilton

Voting steady Tuesday morning in Wilton

Voting was steady Tuesday morning at the Wilton Town Office, according to ballot clerks. Angela Werner, left, shows Barbara Holt where to put a ballot. Residents were voting on the RSU 9 school budget, a three-candidate race for one selectman's seat, an unopposed run for another board seat and a ...

Rocks thrown through Wilton Post Office windows

WILTON — Police are investigating who threw rocks through the front windows of the Wilton Post Office. Police were called at 6:30 a.m. Saturday after employees discovered the vandalism, Jennifer Farrington, Wilton police administrative assistant, read from Sgt. Chad Abbott's report. ...


Community Kitchen summer socials INDUSTRY — Industry Community Kitchen will hold Summer Socials on June 12, July 10, Aug. 14 and Sept. 11, meeting from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Industry Town Hall. Lunch will be served and there is no charge for the meetings.

Bowling results

WILTON — Tuesday Summer Nights Mixed League bowling results for May 6 at Meadow Lanes Bowling were: Men's high game scratch, Stephen Adams 258, Scott Duval 213, Kyle Walton 204; high series scratch, Stephen Adams 599, Scott Duval 558, Kyle Walton 543; high game handicap, Stephen Adam...

Bowling alley owner cuts down on mowing time, effort

WILTON — There had to be a better way to mow an approximately 60-foot-high bank. At least Meadow Lanes Bowling Alley owner Scott Duval thought so when faced with the job that would take two men eight hours a day for two days. With a little Yankee ingenuity and a few tries, the men jo... 1

New owners and occupants for Wilton building

WILTON — A large commercial space used for storage since it was built in 2006 has a new owner and some new occupants. Jon and Lois Bubier have purchased what is often called the Dexter building on Routes 2 and 4. Closing on the property was completed Friday, Bubier said. He has not y...

Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at the Franklin County Detention Center: Clyde L. Pingree II, 48, Wilton, violation condition of release, June 2, released June 5 on personal recognizance bail with Maine pre-trial contract, Farmington Police Department. ...

Picnic with 'Fancy Nancy'

Wilton looks for contractor to clean up Adams Street yard

WILTON — Officials are seeking a contractor to clean the yard of an Adams Street homeowner who has failed to obey a court order to get rid of the appliances, scrap and motor vehicles littering his lawn. The

Franklin County seniors get help with housing, repairs

EAST WILTON — A Memorandum of Understanding will make a difference for seniors and families in Franklin County. USDA Rural Development State Director Virginia Manuel joined Western Maine Community Action Executive Director Fenwick Fowler to sign the Memorandum of Understanding in fro...