One in Five 5K will be a virtual race this year

SKOWHEGAN — When it became apparent that the COVID-19 virus was going to force the Sexual Assault Crisis & Support Center to cancel or postpone…

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Skowhegan, Lisbon selected for Community Entrepreneurship Program

ELLSWORTH–Three Maine towns will receive support from the National Main Street Center to develop networks in their communities to foster entrepreneurship and innovation. Skowhegan, Lisbon…

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Sibley Pond Bridge to be renamed the William Harris Memorial Bridge

AUGUSTA – The Sibley Pond Bridge will be renamed the William Harris Memorial Bridge after the Legislature passed a bill to rename it. The bridge…

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Skowhegan AmeriCorps Outdoor Recreation Program switches to DIY, virtual programs

SKOWHEGAN –The Skowhegan AmeriCorps Outdoor Recreation Program has canceled all in-person programs, but replaced them with virtual on-your-own outdoor offerings. Programs inlude: * SAORP Book…

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Free ‘Heaven’s Gates & Hell’s Flames’ to be performed in Fairfield April 26-28

FAIRFIELD — There will be a free live production of “Heaven’s Gates & Hell’s Flames,” at 7 p.m. Sunday, Monday and Tuesday, April 26 through…

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Hospice Volunteers Somerset County offering virtual sessions

SKOWHEGAN — Social distancing is happening, but Hospice Volunteers of Somerset County is wants to work on socially connecting with people virtually. The organization is…

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Charlie Matthews honored for 55 years in Scouting

FAIRFIELD — The Kennebec Valley District of Scouting honors Charlie Matthews of Fairfield for celebrating 55 years in the Scouting program. Matthewswould have received a…

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Skowhegan chamber offers resources, creates Business Bingo

SKOWHEGAN — The Skowhegan Regional Chamber is providing information and resources for area businesses affected by the COVID-19 crisis. The chamber plans to prive helpful…

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Somerset County Homemakers set tentative April schedule

SKOWHEGAN — The Somerset County Homemakers have released their schedule for April, tentative, depending on COVID-19 related restrictions. The homemakers are partners with the University…

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Anson’s Cates earns Eagle Scout rank

ANSON — Mitchell Cates, son of Brandon and Amy Cates of Anson, was awarded Scouting’s highest honor–the Eagle Scout rank — Sunday, March 15, during…

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