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Kay is an expert in chit-chatting with a degree from the Arthur L. Carter School of Journalism at New York University. Kay currently writes for The Franklin Journal and Livermore Falls Advertiser about life in “Vacation Land” and the industries, people, and politics that make Maine's heart beat.

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  • Published
    October 22, 2022

    Photo Album: See our award winning photos

    The Maine Press Association recognized these photographs from the Sun Journal and western Maine weeklies.

  • Published
    September 29, 2022

    Community is everything

    “The Farmington community – now, my community – is rich in diverse perspectives: people with different beliefs, faiths and life experiences from every generation,” Kay Neufeld signs off as the reporter for the Franklin Journal.

  • Published
    September 29, 2022

    The camaraderie of horse racing

    Maine’s harness racing scene is like one big family, according to Shannon Smith and Gloria Cushing, members of the local horse-racing community.

  • Published
    September 27, 2022

    Wilton approves changes to general assistance funds

    The changes are state-mandated increases to the maximum amount of financial assistance municipalities like Wilton can provide to applicants of the state’s general assistance program.

  • Published
    September 27, 2022

    Wilton discusses concerns with Franklin County budget request

    Town Manager Perry Ellsworth raised concerns with the board about needing to file monetary requests for interlocal agreements with unorganized territories paid for by Franklin County. But Ellsworth said he’s hopeful there will be change in the way the Franklin County budget serves municipalities like Wilton.

  • Published
    September 22, 2022

    Happy birthday, little brat!

  • Published
    September 22, 2022

    Jo Josephson left an impression

    Marilyn “Jo” Josephson passed away at her beloved home in Temple on Sunday, Sept. 11. Jo is remembered by friends for her strong beliefs, quirky and inquiring nature, and her devotion to growing the many communities she was a member of.

  • Published
    September 22, 2022

    Farmington marches for reproductive rights

    The rally and march, organized by students in the University of Maine at Farmington Democrats, was in response to the June overturning of the landmark Supreme Court case Roe v. Wade, which guaranteed Americans the constitutional right to an abortion.

  • Published
    September 20, 2022

    RSU 9 Board discusses 2022 summer programming

    The programming, available across the district, help students maintain skills through the summer and help older students recover course credits missed during the school year.

  • Published
    September 20, 2022

    Wilton tax rate to stay the same

    The Select Board voted to set the town’s mill rate at 19.40 per $1,000 in valuation with a $75,504 overlay.

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