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Waterville council approves partnership to study two-way traffic change

The $400,000 partnership with the city, Colby College and the DOT is for preliminary engineering for the traffic change on Main and Front...

August 6, 2018

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Thomas College program helping give first-generation students an EDGE

A program that brings first generation freshmen to campus before the semester starts has been highlighted in a report addressing...

August 2, 2018

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Fourth annual OakFest features food drive, new activities

Families gather and listen to live music during the fourth annual OakFest on Saturday in Oakland, part of a three day festival that...

July 28, 2018

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Annual Kneading Conference brings together community of passionate farmers, bakers

Sarah Owens, a James Beard winner and cookbook author, was the keynote speaker Thursday at the Kneading Conference, held for the first time...

July 26, 2018

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Inland Hospital awards Community Benefit grants

More than $60,000 awarded to nonprofit organizations and schools in its hospital service area. Sandy Hammond, operations manager of the...

July 13, 2018

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Waterville bakery revives former firehouse

Stephanie LaCroix’s Engine 5 Bakehouse on Western Avenue is an homage to her husband’s family’s firefighting past....

July 9, 2018

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Optimism over Waterville’s direction spurs purchase of historic Main Street block

Brother and sister Thomas Nale and Tracy Nale Sewall, who grew up in Waterville and went to Colby College, purchased The Arnold Block in...

June 25, 2018

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Oakland workshop participants praise schools, lake access, but hanker for eateries, culture

The event Thursday is one step on the path to creating a new comprehensive plan for the town....

June 21, 2018

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Oakland to hold public workshop to discuss new comprehensive plan

The town is embarking on a two-year process of drafting a vision for the future. The Oakland town gazebo, seen in 2017 at the boat landing...

June 19, 2018

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