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The Three Rivers Community is a group of towns in the Maine Highlands with a total population of about 5,000: Atkinson, Bowerbank, Brownville, LaGrange, Lake View, Medford, Milo, and Sebec. TRC links our communities, businesses, schools, and organizations together online for better social and economic progress.

Over our eighteen years of service, TRC has grown in many different directions. Site visitors can access local news, our community calendar, local directory, maps, recreation information, government information, local organization webpages, and much more.

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RECENT NEWS

Amatuer Radio License Classes and Hamfest !!!

Submitted by Izzy on Fri, 08/01/2014 - 8:02am

      The Piscataquis Amateur Radio Club will be holding Technician Class (entry level) FCC Amateur Radio license classes at Mayo Regional Hospital in the Sebec Room in preparation for FCC exams.
      The classes will be held on 4 nights from 6:00 to 8:00 pm: Friday - August 1st; Monday - August 4th; Wednesday - August 6th; and Friday - August 8th, 2014.
      Exams for this class will be given on Saturday, August 9th at 9:00 am at the... Read More

Brownville: Old Home Weekend, August 2

Submitted by Izzy on Fri, 08/01/2014 - 7:19am

Here is your chance to get a heat pump installed at a bargain !
Come to the Brownville Community Church Auction on August 2, starting at 9:00 AM
to bid on your choice of a 9,000 or 12,000 or 15,000 BTU unit,
donated and fully installed by Maine Alternative Solutions, Inc. .
This is a $ 3000 value !

... Read More

Planned Bridge Closure Dates – Pleasant Street – Milo

Submitted by Izzy on Thu, 07/31/2014 - 1:38pm
Pleasant Street Bridge Closure Notice - 7-19-14.pdf

Planned Bridge Closure Dates (9:30 pm to 5:30 am) – Pleasant Street – Milo
(Please read pdf for a more complete understanding of the list below.)
 August 7th - 9:30pm to 5:30am
August 11th - 9:30pm to 5:30am
August 12th - 9:30pm to 5:30am
August 13th - 9:30pm to 5:30am
August 14th - 9:30pm to 5:30am
For more information... Read More

MDOT/Route 11 - Road work, flaggers and one way traffic on Park Street

Submitted by Izzy on Thu, 07/31/2014 - 12:39pm

Contractors on the RT 11/Park Street Project (in Milo) have started saw cutting for the underground drainage work to be done. Beginning on Thursday, July 31st, Pike Industries will be working in the street with flaggers and one way traffic rules, with the underground drainage work continuing for approximately two weeks from August 4th to August 15th. The work areas extend from next to Rite Aid all the way up to and just past the railroad tracks on the... Read More

Milo: Selecmens Meeting Agenda, August 5

Submitted by Izzy on Thu, 07/31/2014 - 12:33pm
MSM AGENDA 8-5.pdf

MDOT/MILO PROJECT UPDATES

Submitted by Izzy on Thu, 07/31/2014 - 11:41am
MDOT Notice - Bridge Closure Notice - 7-29-14.pdf

From the desk of David Maynard, Town Manager

Pleasant Street Bridge: The Contractor's Crew Foreman has advised that he expects to complete work on the Pleasant Street Bridge by August 23rd,... Read More

Milo: Farmers Market on Sunday

Submitted by Izzy on Thu, 07/31/2014 - 11:24am
TRFM universal vendor application.pdf, TRFM Rules.pdf

Three Rivers Farmers Market, Sunday, August 3 from 9:00 a.m. to1:00 p.m.
Emery Farm will have fresh farm produce !
Crafts and gifts are on sale at the market !
Dick's Bakery and Pickles will be open too !
Supply may be limited so come during the early hours of the market day for best selection.
See attached files for vendor application and rules.

Milo-Brownville Kiwanis Opens New Building

Linked from: WABI TV-5 News
Submitted by Izzy on Thu, 07/31/2014 - 11:15am

'And the generosity of one couple doesn’t set them apart, but makes them a true part of this close-knit town.

“Wherever we (Tom and Nancy Harrigan) live we identify with and this is the last place we're going to live I think, and we’re going to do everything we can to help this community,” says Tom Harrigan.'... Read More

Bowerbank Days – A week-long-comes-around-every-five-years-Celebration!

Linked from: Bangor Daily News
Submitted by Izzy on Thu, 07/31/2014 - 7:31am

Monday, Aug. 4, 2014 ~ 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. ~   Horseshoe Tournament
Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2014 ~ 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. ~ Horseshoe Tournament
Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 ~ 5:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. ~
 ... Read More

Milo Garden Club's Annual Summer Fair, August 7

Submitted by Izzy on Thu, 07/31/2014 - 1:35am

Come join us !!!
The Milo Garden Club's Annual Summer Fair will be held on August 7
at the Milo Elementary School from 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
Perennials, plants, crafts, foods, fresh produce,
"nearly new" table, raffle and a silent auction will be featured.
There... Read More

Job opening: Maple Lane Farms

Submitted by Izzy on Wed, 07/30/2014 - 11:10pm

 Immediate, full time, experienced herdsman position at Maple Lane Farms.
This position consists of 9 milkings per week.
Also being in charge of herd health, day to day management
of 120 milking dairy cows, and 20-25 dry cows.
MUST have references.
Please contact Barry at the office 285-3591.

Job Opening: MaineStream Finance Economic Development Coordinator

Submitted by Izzy on Mon, 07/28/2014 - 6:03pm

MaineStream Finance Economic Development Coordinator
Requirements:

· College degree (BA preferred) in accounting, business, economics, management, public administration, regional planning and/or similar experience.
· Business and/or community development background preferred.
· Strong Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint (Experience with Adobe Acrobat, Publisher, and Access are a plus).
· Good communication and... Read More

Missing dog !

Submitted by Izzy on Mon, 07/28/2014 - 8:27am

PLEASE HELP US FIND OUR BELOVED PET. HIS NAME IS SCHWARTZE.
HE IS VERY FRIENDLY (DOCILE). THERE IS A REWARD FOR HIS SAFE RETURN HOME.
PLEASE HELP US FIND HIM. LAST SEEN 455 DAVIS STREET BROWNVILLE MAINE
CONTACT JOE AT 201-907-9957 OR 207-985-0950

Kiwanis Building Grand Opening and Dedication, July 30 !

Submitted by Izzy on Sat, 07/26/2014 - 12:00pm

The Three Rivers Kiwanis of Milo/Brownville will be having the Grand Opening Celebration and Dedication
of the Three Rivers Kiwanis Foundation and building on July 30 at 10:30 a.m..
The public is cordially invited to attend. Please RSVP to 943-6909.
The event will be held at 24 Gerrish Road in Milo which is in the Eastern Piscataquis Business Park on Route 11.
The celebration will include the history of the club, music,... Read More

BJHS Alumni/American Legion Post 92 Joining Forces

Submitted by Izzy on Fri, 07/25/2014 - 8:56pm

News to share from my friend, Linda Coburn, who writes:
"Good Morning, Izzy !
I am going to write something for TRC and I hope that you will put it in there for me. This is something that is near and dear to my heart all these years, but like many of our members we realize that we are getting older and things are not as easy doing as it was when we were younger. As we look at the alumni members who attend the annual banquet each year we realize that we are a dying breed... Read More

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