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A.M. Sheehan has been in the news business for 40 years, including time as an editor at the Chatham Courier in N.Y., Kitchenware News, Beachcomber and Dover Community News in N.H., and the Summerville Journal Scene, Georgetown Times, Waccamaw Times and Inlet Outlet in S.C. In Maine she has been an editor for the Advertiser Democrat, Bethel Citizen, Franklin Journal and Livermore Falls Advertiser, and is currently managing editor for the Sun Journal's group of western Maine weeklies. She is a former journalist of the year in Maine, a Pulitzer finalist and winner of the Michael Kelley Award, the Polk Award and the Casey Medal Award. A.M. enjoys reading, theater, cooking and gardening.

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    February 20, 2020

    Municipal meetings – Feb. 20 – 27, 2020

    Thursday, Feb. 20 Norway Selectboard – 7 p.m. Oxford Selectboard – 6:30 p.m. Hartford Selectboard – 7 p.m. Sumner Fire Dept.  – 6:30 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24 Paris Selectboard – 6:30 p.m. Hebron Selectboard – 7 p.m. Waterford Selectboard – 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25 Paris Planning Board – 7 p.m. Sumner Selectboard – 7 p.m. […]

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    February 19, 2020

    Norway Select Board agenda – Feb. 20, 2020

    AGENDA Meeting of the Norway Select Board  February 20, 2020 7 p.m. at the Municipal Office   1) Call to Order 2) Flag Salute 3) Moment of Silence 4) Public Hearing: · Application for an Auto Recycler License – N & M Auto Sales LLC · (Open Hearing, Discussion & Close Hearing) · Motion 5) […]

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    February 19, 2020

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    February 14, 2020

    Commissioners’ agenda – February 18, 2020

    Agenda Oxford County Commissioners Meeting February 18, 2020 at 9 a.m. 26 Western Avenue, Paris, Maine 9:00 Convene Meeting • Pledge of Allegiance • Draft Minutes Pending Review or Signature: o January 21 o February 6 • Adopt Agenda 9:05 Executive Session to Discuss a Personnel Matter – 1 M.R.S. § 405 (6) (A) 10:00 […]

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    February 13, 2020

    Municipal meetings – February 13 – 20, 2020

    Thursday, Feb. 13 Norway Planning Board – 7 p.m. West Paris Selectboard – 5 p.m. Harrison Selectboard – 6 p.m. Monday, Feb. 17 SAD 17 – 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 18 Buckfield Selectboard – 6:30 p.m. Otisfield Planning Board – 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19 Otisfield Selectboard – 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20 Norway Selectboard […]

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    February 13, 2020

    Frost back at helm of PFD

    PARIS — Apparently former Paris fire chief Brad Frost couldn’t stay retired. He was appointed deputy chief of the department in January, filling a long vacant position, according to Chief Mark Blaquiere. Blaquiere said Frost was hired on a part-time basis. When Blaquiere was hired as Chief in June, he put a freeze on promotion […]

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    February 11, 2020

    Woodland Owners meeting open

    STATE — Trees are not the only thing which can be harvested from nature! Non-timber forest products (NTFP) are traditionally used materials from the Maine woods. The Western Maine Chapter of Maine Woodland Owners (formerly SWOAM) invites you to join in on Thursday, February 20th from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Oxford Hills Comprehensive High […]

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    February 6, 2020

    Municipal meetings – February 6 – 13, 2020

    Thursday, Feb. 6 Norway Selectboard – 7 p.m. Oxford Selectboard – 6 p.m. Hartford Selectboard – 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 10 Paris Selectboard – 6:30 p.m. Hebron Selectboard – 7 p.m. Waterford Selectboard – 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11 Paris Planning Board – 7 p.m. Sumner Selectboard – 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13 Norway Planning Board […]

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    February 6, 2020

    New face on patrol in Oxford

    OXFORD — If you are out and about in Oxford between 6 pm and 6 am, you might run into Patrolman Jarrod Wiswell. Wiswell, 44 of Brownfield, joined the Oxford Police Department full time last August. A Navy brat, Wiswell traveled the globe with his family until he was 11. In 1986 his father retired […]

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    February 4, 2020

    Norway Board of Selectmen agenda – February 6, 2020

    AGENDA Meeting of the Norway Select Board February 6, 2020 7 p.m. at the Municipal Office 6:30 p.m. Executive Session 1) Call to Order 2) Flag Salute 3) Moment of Silence 4) Public Hearing: · Auto Recycle Business – 24 Main Street · Motion 5) Minutes – Minutes from January 16, 2020 6) Citizen Items: […]

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