Farmington

National Ear Muff Day, March 13, Celebrates Farmington Maine’s Chester Greenwood
National Ear Muff Day, March 13, Celebrates Farmington Maine’s Chester Greenwood
On March 13, 1877, Chester Greenwood of Farmington, Maine was awarded a patent for the earmuff. According to the National Calendar Day website: After a day of ice skating in the cold, 15-year-old Chester came up with an idea to keep his big ears warm...
Two Cats Were Left Outside Franklin County Animal Shelter in a Bag
Two Cats Were Left Outside Franklin County Animal Shelter in a Bag
Earlier this week 2 cats were dropped off at the Franklin County Animal Shelter on Industry Road in Farmington, zipped inside a duffel bag. The shelter would like to spread the word about the best way to bring in an unwanted animal, especially after last months incident in Lewiston, when a dog died.
Teen Smashes Truck Into Vehicles, Caught in High Speed Chase in Franklin County
Teen Smashes Truck Into Vehicles, Caught in High Speed Chase in Franklin County
A 17-year old from Eustis is looking at charges after smashing a truck into several other vehicles and losing control of a pickup. According to WMTW, the teen crashed into three parked cars before flipping the vehicle and coming to a stop in Farmington.