Fairfield food pantry boosted by anonymous donor
When Louella Bickford, a volunteer with the Interfaith Food Pantry, was standing at the counter at the local post office Friday morning, she checked her email on her phone and was stunned by what she saw.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Kennebec County Superior Court, Dec. 2-4, 2013
Albert J. Dipietro, 28, of Fairfield and formerly of Richmond, theft by unauthorized taking or transfer, burglary of a motor vehicle, criminal mischief and operating under the influence April 4 in Chelsea; six-month jail sentence, 90-day license suspension, $500 fine, $556.95 restitution.
Pan Am Railways stops service past Madison paper mill
Freight transportation along a segment of a rail line has come to a halt following complaints about outbound service being disrupted by train derailments, while local businesses are saying the stop has been costly and forced them to search for alternative modes of transportation.
KVCC hopes to bring classes to rural parts of Somerset County
People who live in rural communities may be more likely to face barriers to education, but organizers behind a new program at Kennebec Valley Community College are hopeful that they can help people overcome those challenges.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Starks man killed in head-on collision in Fairfield
James Murphy, 67, was driving north on Norridgewock Road when his 1998 Subaru Outback was hit by a truck that crossed the center line, police said.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Slideshow: A turkey journey at Greaney's
Chris Frye of Waterville didn't necessarily go out of his way to find the perfect turkey for his family's Thanksgiving feast this year.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Bedside candle starts mobile home fire in Fairfield
A small fire started by a nightstand candle damaged a mobile home on U.S. Route 201 Tuesday night, causing minor damage before the homeowners put out most of the fire with a garden hose.
Mainers facing Thanksgiving travel day wind, rain
Some four inches of rain is expected to fall in Maine Wednesday, with snow in central Maine before temperatures warm up through the morning A forecast of strong wind and heavy rain across New England may slow people traveling for Thanksgiving, but it isn't going to keep Fairfield native Airami Bentz and her family from returning home for her ... (more)
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Thayer hospital renovation underway in Waterville
The $16 million Thayer Center for Health renovation that will include moving some MaineGeneral Health operations to other areas of the city and Fairfield is underway.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
KVCC breaks ground on building at Harold Alfond campus
The region will receive an economic boost from a new slate of programs being offered at Kennebec Valley Community College, officials said during a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Pan Am, state fix up Fairfield's decrepit railroad crossings
After years of fielding complaints about a series of railroad crossings that have banged up car tires and shocks, Fairfield's municipal leaders have something to be happy about.
Tue Nov 12, 2013
Peggy Ann Richards, n e Howland
Peggy Richards passed away peacefully on Nov. 2. She is survived by her loving family; husband David; son David, daughter Cynthia and their spouses; a sister-in-law and brother-in-law; cousins; and friends.