Welcome to TRC 8.3!

The Three Rivers Community is a group of towns in the Maine Highlands with a total population of about 6,000: Atkinson, Bowerbank, Brownville, LaGrange, Lake View, Medford, Milo, and Sebec. TRC links our communities, businesses, & organizations together online for better social and economic progress.

TRC was founded 20 years ago, and has grown in many directions to suit the needs of our communities. We have local news, a community calendar, local town offices, local organization pages, community event information, and live local webcams!

Visitors are encouraged to sign up for an account. Only registered users will be able to submit content to the site.

Tell Us Your Story!

Submitted by Susan Worcester on November 2, 2016 - 10:41am

This article submitted by Susan Worcester. It appeared in the latest Historical Society Newsletter (Fall, 2016)

                  In my work with the Historical Society including visits and conversations with people who lived here or still live here I have found that there are many interesting stories that need to be told. Already, in the few years that I have been active with the museum we have lost people with incredible knowledge and memories of the “old” Brownville and the Junction. My winter project is to make sure that we don’t lose more!

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Brownville-Brownville Junction Historical Society 2016 Fall Newsletter

Submitted by Susan Worcester on November 2, 2016 - 10:35am

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Election Day Exit Pollsters Needed

Submitted by Sethen on October 30, 2016 - 4:44pm

Looking to hire exit pollsters to work the Presidential Election on Tuesday, November 8th in Atkinson, Maine. We are hiring individuals to approach people as they exit the polling place and ask they would like to participate in a survey. This person would be stationed where the voters are exiting which might require the person to be outside for the day. The exit poll is on Tuesday, November 8th from 10am-8pm and the pay is $275.00 for the day. In preparation, a brief... Read More

Weather Service: Current rain won’t cure Maine drought conditions

Linked from: Bangor Daily News
Submitted by Sethen on October 23, 2016 - 11:57am

October News Article

News - Milo Library
Submitted by MiloLibrary on October 21, 2016 - 2:34pm

Milo Free Public Library

News Article

by Rochelle Williams

October, 2016



Since Halloween falls on a day that we are normally open from 1 – 7 PM, we will celebrate in the library.  Stop by for a treat.  Everyone is welcome and no trick is necessary.


Kathy’s pick is ‘Fall For A New Author’.  Come and check out the selected variety and you may find a new author.


We have many donated puzzles (500 to 1,000 pieces), DVD’s, VHS movies and books on CD’s.  They can be checked out just... Read More

Minutes - July 20, 2016

Town Docs - Brownville
Submitted by aharmon on October 14, 2016 - 10:50am

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American Legion Craft Fair, October 22

Submitted by Izzy on October 14, 2016 - 10:12am

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Update: Space at the Craft Fair is only $10.00 per space !
A couple spaces have just become available.
Call Jeannette Hughes FMI at 564-8355.

Come to the Brownville Library on Halloween!!

News - Brownville Library
Submitted by BrownvilleLibrary on October 13, 2016 - 12:35pm

Milo Garden Club Meeting, Tuesday, October 11th

Submitted by Izzy on October 10, 2016 - 1:41pm

The Milo Garden Club will hold its October meeting and luncheon 
on October 11th  at 12:00 noon at Wildwoods in Brownville.
Program will be “Putting Your Garden to Bed”
with speaker Sally Smith. 
For more info, 943-2486.


Submitted by ben on October 9, 2016 - 9:03am

Organized Picleball will resume each Wednesday morning from 8 to 10 in the Milo Town Hall, beginning Wednesday, November 2nd, and extending through the winter.  Please contact Ben at 943-2849 to be on the call list.   Pickelball is a great way to get some healthy fun exercise during a season when opportunities are limited.

Flu Shots

Submitted by ben on October 6, 2016 - 10:39am

Flu shots are simple, affordable and readily available, and an easy way to help protect yourself this winter; I urge you to obtain one. 

Milo, Brownville & Lakeview Town Health Officer

Penquis Informer, October 2016

Submitted by Izzy on October 4, 2016 - 9:40pm

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Hymn Sing at St. John's Episcopal Church Benefits Area Food Cupboard

Submitted by Susan Worcester on September 30, 2016 - 3:43pm

An Ecumenical Hymn Sing was held on Sunday, September 25th, at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Brownville Junction. All those in attendance joined in singing hymns that were old favorites like Amazing Grace and Rock of Ages and “standards”  such as Be Thou My Vision and How Great Thou Art. The event ended with Let There Be Peace on Earth and God Bless America... Read More

What’s it like to travel the world with Anthony Bourdain? Zach Zamboni knows

Linked from: Portland Press Herald
Submitted by Sethen on September 28, 2016 - 6:51pm

Zach Zamboni was working as the director of photography on Gourmet’s “Diary of a Foodie,” a PBS show, when he got the opportunity in 2006 that would send him on the career path of his dreams.

The company that made “No Reservations,” a Travel Channel show starring chef, author and TV personality Anthony Bourdain, approached him one day to ask if he’d like to go to China. Zamboni didn’t know who Bourdain was, but replied “Yeah, OK. Sure.”

Fast forward a decade, and Zamboni, a Maine native, has traveled to more than 60 countries and been nominated for an Emmy six times. (He’s... Read More

GPS leaves out-of-state couple w/ 22 dogs stranded on trail

Linked from: WLBZ-2 Newscenter
Submitted by Sethen on September 23, 2016 - 6:08pm