Latest Oxford County, Maine Stories

2010-10-13 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S.

2010-06-11 10:00:00

KENNEBUNK, Maine, June 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Protecting and restoring rivers and other waters is vital to the health of our country and communities.

2009-10-19 09:00:00

FRYEBURG, Maine, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- At the 2009 Fryeburg Fair, concluded on October 11, Poland Spring won the Larry Kiesman Award for Best Educational Display.

2009-07-14 14:45:00

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2009-05-04 11:05:00

Investment will help create and maintain jobs in Maine. EAST FRYEBURG, Maine, May 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Poland Spring today announced that construction was commencing on its $2.1 million spring water station in East Fryeburg.

2008-10-08 15:00:20

By Donna M. Perry FARMINGTON - A plan to develop a wind-power facility on mountains in remote Franklin County includes a two-part conservation agreement for other mountaintops in Oxford and Franklin counties. TransCanada Corp.

2008-10-08 15:00:18

BETHEL - Ben B. Conant, curator of the Paris Cape Historical Society, will be the featured speaker at the next lecture in the Bethel Historical Society's 2008 Series at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 9, in the meeting room of the Dr. Moses Mason House.

2008-10-02 15:01:04

By Eileen M. Adams RUMFORD - The fifth annual Family Fun Festival kicks off at Black Mountain at 8 a.m. Saturday with a pancake breakfast in the lodge, followed by activities throughout the day.

2008-10-02 15:00:36

BUCKFIELD - Michael Miclon and Mike Vayda of NotFar.org will present "Not Far from ... South Africa" Saturday, Oct. 11, at Oddfellow Theater as the first in a series of programs designed to help people get closer to the good being done worldwide.

2008-09-24 15:00:49

By Eileen M. Adams DIXFIELD - SAD 21 residents will have a chance to experience three open houses in one night when Dirigo High School, the new Dirigo Fitness Center and the relocated central district offices throw open their doors. The events run from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday.

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