UMF’s Kinney receives Jefferson Award

FARMINGTON – Christopher Kinney, director of Aramark Dining Services at University of Maine at Farmington, recently was honored with a prestigious Jefferson Award from the American Institute for Public Service. Kinney received…

Support for Wausau Paper Mill Workers

          Please click here for the Community Resource Guide for the Unemployed. This has valuable tips, contact information, helpful services and much more. Central Maine Community College – offers great hands-on, real…

Aubuchon opens new Farmington store

Catherine Snow of Wilton, below at center, was the winner of a new snowblower Sunday afternoon. Brenda Fronk, at right, manager of Aubuchon Hardware and Diana Sickles of Purina Feeds, at left,…

Regional businesses awarded

AUGUSTA – The spotlight was on Coastal Enterprises, Inc., based in Wiscasset, Inland Hospital of Waterville, Maine Machine Products of So. Paris, and Bonney Staffing—Kelly Scammon Jaeger—of Lewiston, at the annual meeting…

FCHN awarded ConnectME grant

FARMINGTON – The ConnectME Authority recently awarded six grants to expand broadband communications services to underserved areas in Maine, including a $357,840 grant to Franklin Community Health Network for the construction of…

Family planning program expands walk-in services

FARMINGTON – Western Maine Community Action Health Services, the family planning program of the tri-county area announces the establishment of walk-in services at all four locations. WMCA Health Services now accepts walk-in…

New family support worker named

The Franklin County Children’s Task Force is happy to welcome Karen Luker to their Growing Healthy Families Home Visiting staff as a Family Support Worker. Karen graduated from the University of Maine at…

Olsen earns certification

FARMINGTON – Desarae Olsen RTR(M) mammography technologist at Franklin Memorial Hospital’s Martha B. Webber Breast Care Center, has recently been certified in mammography by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT).  ARRT’s credential…

Chamber Event held at Wilson Lake Inn

WILTON — The back lawn of Wilson Lake Inn, in Wilton, was the setting for a festive Business After Hours, hosted by owners Tom Whalen, and Sue Atwood. The event was jointly…