Wellington man indicted with gross sexual assault in Moscow
A Wellington man accused of gross sexual assault in Moscow is among those indicted by a Somerset County grand jury.
Summit Natural Gas announces further, but shorter delays
Projected dates for when natural gas will be available to local businesses and municipalities have changed, but officials from Summit Natural Gas say the project is still on track to lower heating costs for the Kennebec Valley over the course of the next few months.
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.
Summit Natural Gas misses deadline for Cony, Augusta buildings
Delays in the construction of a natural gas pipeline from Windsor to Madison, via Augusta, have forced officials to find other ways to heat some prominent public buildings.
Madison residents asked to consider revisions to tax agreement with Backyard Farms
Residents will gather for a special town meeting tonight to approve amendments to the town's tax-increment financing agreement with tomato grower Backyard Farms.
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A Bit of Downton Abbey Comes to Maine
The Fabric Garden in Madison, Maine is hosting a Downton Abbey Tea Party & Exhibit to celebrate the launch of the new officially-licensed Downton AbbeyA line of fabrics by Andover Fabrics released this November.
Maine Compass: Squatting phenomenon in Maine first noted in 1788
The guilty plea by Chris Knight, the North Pond Hermit, along with news that three persons have been charged with criminal trespassing for allegedly setting up house in an abandoned building in Livermore Falls, have once again shown a spotlight on the practice of squatter interaction with private premises in Maine.
Madison jail murals becoming postcard project
Murals depicting Somerset County towns were painted on the walls of the county jail in recent months as a way for inmates to find some satisfaction during their time behind bars.