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.

Turkey Drive, November 13

Submitted by Izzy on November 12, 2016 - 7:26am

On Sunday, November 13th from 10 am - 3 pm, the Park St UMC will be holding a Turkey Drive at Tradewinds of Milo. 
Tammy Ellison is coordinating this effort to benefit the Ecumenical Food Cupboard Thanksgiving Baskets.

Hope Dyer anticipates at least 200 turkeys will be needed for Thanksgiving Baskets this year. 
Turkeys weighing around 10-12 pounds are the best size for the baskets.

If you are unable to donate during the drive on November 13th, you can make donations at the register at Tradewinds or donate directly to the Ecumenical Food Cupboard.

Penquis Informer, November 2016

Submitted by Izzy on November 10, 2016 - 4:49pm

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Vote on Tuesday, November 8 !!!

Submitted by Izzy on November 7, 2016 - 7:13pm

Time to "Fall back"

Submitted by Izzy on November 5, 2016 - 7:54pm

Benefit Spaghetti Dinner & Silent Auction, November 19

Submitted by Izzy on November 5, 2016 - 7:19pm

Jessie Chessa has been diagnosed with Autoimune Hepatitis and recently had a liver transplant at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. She has a long road ahead to recovery. All proceeds go to benefit Jessie and help with her expenses. Jessie has two daughters: 18 year old Caitlin and 4 month old Asia.
The meal is by donation on Saturday, November 19, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m..
There will also be a Silent Auction and both willbe held at the Milo Town Hall, 6 Pleasant Street, Milo.

Diana Estey missing from Medford Center

Submitted by Izzy on November 5, 2016 - 3:07pm

The Maine Warden Service and Piscataquis County Sheriff’s office are looking for any information concerning Diana L Estey 71 years old from the Medford Center Road in Medford Maine. Diana has not been seen since Monday October 31.However Investigators believe she most likely has been missing from the Medford Center Road residence sometime since Wednesday November 2.

Diana is 5’2 tall, 100 lbs, with Gray hair and Green eyes. Diana may be wearing a purple jacket.

If you have seen Diana or have any information which could help investigators please call Piscataquis... Read More

Sebec: Benefit Supper for Joe and Debbie Warren

Submitted by Izzy on November 4, 2016 - 7:26am

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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!

                  I have had the pleasure this spring and summer of having several conversations with Betty Ellis Cassidy and with Vi Hatton Goodrow who love to talk about the years they grew up in Brownville.... Read More

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 online training and rehearsal call must be completed prior to Election Day. Any interested applicants can send their names and resumes to Lauren at Lcharles@... 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 like a book.


Ongoing Book Sale – We are always adding new books for sale with quite a selection.  Both hardbacks and paperbacks can be purchased for one thin dime each.

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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