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Summit Natural Gas: Augusta area fittings are safe, but some being replaced
Officials of a natural gas company installing pipe throughout the Kennebec Valley acknowledged Thursday some underground pipe fittings were installed with the wrong pressure rating, but said the mixup is not a safety hazard.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
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.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Norridgewock man suffers ax injury to head
Police are investigating the incident, but Chief Deputy Dale Lancaster of the Somerset County Sheriff's Department said there was nothing to suggest criminal activity.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
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.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
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.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Summit Natural Gas pipeline construction in Norridgewock temporarily stops
Construction of a natural gas pipeline on Main Street has temporarily stopped, but the company running the project won't say why, prompting questions from local officials about that section of the $350 million pipeline project.
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 20, 2013
Foster's Daily Democrat
Before the turkey is carved, learn more about local tribes
Native Americans aided colonists at the dawn of the nation's history and are often remembered each year as Thanksgiving approaches.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Norridgewock mobile home damaged in fire
The fire is believed to have originated from a wood stove in the living room, said Lt.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Summit Natural Gas steps in to save Norridgwock Thanksgiving dinner
The owner of a local diner who has been worried about having the resources to put on a Thanksgiving dinner for the community said the dinner will go on this year thanks to a donation from Summit Natural Gas of Maine.