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Dawson Turcotte accepted to med school

Dawson Turcotte, son of Eric and Kris Turcotte, of Skowhegan, was accepted into the University of New England’s Doctor of Osteo­pathic Medicine Program beginning July 2024. Dawson will graduate with a bachelor’s degree in medical biology from the University of New England this May. Dawson is a 2021 graduate of Skowhegan Area High School.

LEGAL NOTICES for Thursday, February 26, 2024

STATE OF MAINE PROBATE COURT COURT ST., SKOWHEGAN, ME SOMERSET, ss NOTICE TO CREDITORS 18-A MRSA sec. 3-801 The following Personal Representatives have been appointed in the estates noted. The first publication date of this notice February 22, 2024. If you are a creditor of an estate listed below, you must present your claim within […]

Kennebec Valley Council of Governments names Joel Greenwood executive director

The Kennebec Valley Council of Governments (KVCOG) has announced that its board of directors has appointed Joel Greenwood as executive director. Eric Dyer, KVCOG Board of Director’s President and Town Manager of Readfield, announced “We are excited for the opportunity to bring one of our most talented and experienced employees into the executive director role […]

OBITUARIES for Thursday, February 29, 2024

Remembering Bill Gemmill The Lincoln County Historical Association (LCHA) recently lost long-time volunteer and trustee Bill Gemmill when he passed away recently. Bill and his wife Sally have been active and respected LCHA volunteers for many years; his passing is a great loss to LCHA as an organization, but more importantly to the many members […]

EVENTS: Apple tree pruning workshop

Late winter is the time for pruning apple trees, and Kennebec County Soil & Water Conservation District [Kennebec SWCD] announces an outdoors, skill-building workshop at a volunteer property in Vassalboro. An apple tree pruning workshop will be held on Saturday, March 9, from 9:30 a.m. – noon, at 167 Tabot Hill Road, in Vassalboro. The […]

EVENTS: Northern Light Acadia Hospital observes National Eating Disorders Awareness Week

28.8 million Americans will experience an eating disorder at some point in their lives. February 26 through March 3 is National Eating Disorders Awareness Week and Northern Light Acadia Hospital is taking the opportunity to raise awareness and share important information about eating disorders with our communities. Did you know… Nine percent of the US […]

EVENTS: Ecology Learning Center moves to new location, Begin fundraising campaign

The Ecology Learning Center is now the proud owner of the Clifford Arts & Student Center (formerly known as the Unity Center for Performing Arts), thanks to the generosity of Unity Environmental University in collaboration with Unity Foundation. In order to maintain and fully realize the capacity of this beautiful 8,000 square foot facility, they […]