Interest on unpaid taxes

To the Editor: How many people can walk into a bank and get an unsecured loan for 3%? I checked the rates at the Credit Union and found that personal loan rates are 7.9%. To get close to that interest rate you would have to secure it with something, like a new vehicle. Yet some […]

Oxford County arrests

PARIS — The following arrests were logged in the Oxford County Jail. Joanne Covais, 63, of Mexico, probation hold, 12:41 a.m. Dec. 4, in Mexico by Mexico Police Department. Robert O. Richard, 25, of Gardiner, theft, criminal trespass and violation of bail conditions, 6:49 p.m. Dec. 4, in Oxford by Oxford Police Department. Kevin Tanner […]

Rumford Police log

Between Dec. 3 and Dec. 12, the Rumford Police Department handled 87 calls for service. On Dec. 9, 3:14 p.m., Alyssa Porter ,24, of Mexico was arrested for domestic violence ssault on Cumberland Street and summonsed for disorderly conduct; $800 unsecured bail with a court date of Jan 7 at Rumford District Court. Sharon Gardner, […]

RAD race involves MVHS students, teachers and alum

RAD race involves MVHS students, teachers and alum

BRUNSWICK — Color Me Rad is a new type of 5K race and it attracted the attention of Mountain Valley High School students, teachers and even alumni this summer. Before the race, each runner dressed in a white t-shirt, wore the requisite id number and donned a pair of colorful sunglasses. Some even ran in […]