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  1. A Gardiner researcher says hundreds of people, including veterans and residents of the Old Men's Camp in Jefferson, are buried in unmarked graves in area cemeteries.

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  2. Sheepscot General Farm, of Whitefield, will test a new crop this year – and a new way of selling the crop – when it opens a pick-your-own hemp field in September.

    The post Whitefield Farmers Test New Market with Pick-Your-Own Hemp Fields appeared first on The Lincoln County News.

  3. A Thomaston motorcyclist was flown to Maine Medical Center in Portland with serious injuries after he crashed into the back of a horse-drawn carriage in Jefferson the evening of Wednesday, Aug. 14.

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  4. The Maine Department of Education has denied a family's appeal of the Jefferson School Committee's decision not to allow their child to attend Jefferson Village School. Meanwhile, a Jefferson selectman plans to consult the Maine Municipal Association on the matter.

    The post Jefferson to Seek Advice on Residency Issue, State Denies Appeal appeared first on The Lincoln County News.

  5. Local recycling and waste-management researchers and activists Michael Uhl and Mark Ward hope to further awareness and discussion of recycling and trash in Lincoln County with a public forum Thursday, Aug. 22.

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