Stories about Wilton

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Grief support programs offered for all ages

LEWISTON — Androscoggin Home Care & Hospice is offering programs this winter to provide information and support to adults and youth in central and western Maine grieving the death of a loved one. Program sessions help participants understand the grief process, share feelings and ...

Robert J.'Bob' Duguay

FARMINGTON — Robert J."Bob" Duguay, 90, of Wilton, died the afternoon of Christmas, Dec. 25, on his birthday at Franklin Memorial Hospital. He was born Christmas Day, 1922, in Rumford, a son of John Peter and Angelina Arsenault Duguay, and graduated from Stephens High School in 1941....

Hope Association to host speaker from Disability Rights Center

RUMFORD — Anybody who knows a parent, guardian, teacher or special person with an intellectual disability is invited to gather at Hope Association to discuss service options, issues, barriers and milestones reached by so many capable individuals and their families. The state continue...

Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: Devon Lorrain, 22, Farmington, failure to pay fines, fees, Dec. 31, $420 cash bail, court appearance Jan. 24, Farmington Police Department. Roger Bolduc, 51, Farmington, domestic terro...

Wilton couple continue peace work

WILTON — David Olson and Paula Widmer continue their "peace work" from their home in Wilton.  The couple mentor young students from foreign lands who are now in the United States. They also find host families for exchange students through Youth Exchange and Study (YES), a progra...

Bowling results

WILTON — Tuesday Winter Mixed League bowling results for Dec. 18 at Meadow Lanes Bowling were: Men's high game scratch, Kyle Walton 225, Wayne Doyon 205, Larry Melcher Jr. 188; high series scratch, Kyle Walton 597, Wayne Doyon 561, Stephen Adams 519; high game handicap, Kyle Walton 2...

Lindzee Ridley receives shooting trophy

WILTON — Lindzee Ridley joined the Wilton Fish & Game Competition Shooting League at the age of 13. Under the supervision of league director Greg Roy, Phil Maurais and Arnold Borthwick, Lindzee learned the sport of gun handling, safety and marksmanship. Over time she competed wit...

Wilton police say man fired gun during dispute

WILTON — Police arrested a local man who they say fired a semiautomatic handgun during a dispute at a mobile home park early Tuesday morning. Timothy Koehler, 30, of Wilton, was arrested shortly before 1 a.m. at the Arkay Trailer Park in Wilton, according to a statement from police C... 4

Franklin County arrest log

FARMINGTON — The following arrests were recently logged at Franklin County Detention Center: Scott J. McAlpine, 48, Jay, possession of a firearm by a felon, Dec. 28, $150 bail, court appearance Feb. 22, Jay Police Department. Shawna Marsocci-White, 22, Farmington, domestic vio...