February 6, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Bigelow Advisory Committee to consider hut system

FARMINGTON -- Larry Warren, President of Western Mountains Corporation, made a presentation on the hut system to the Bigelow Advisory Committee last w More...

Avon residents offered radon kits

AVON -- Community Health Advocate Pat Matulaitis and Health Officer Veronica Plog met recently to discuss plans for an upcoming informational meeting More...

AREA NEWS

BOARD LOOKS AT HONOR ROLL CONCERNS By Jami Badershall,Irregular Staff Writer KINGFIELD -- At its recent meeting, the school board looked at revi More...

Special Olympics coming to Sugarloaf

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- The 32nd Annual Special Olympic Maine Winter Games will be hosted by Sugarloaf/USA from Feb. 10 to 12. This will be the 20th ye More...

Mt. Abram Profile of the Week

Ashley Palmer and Erin Daggett

SALEM -- "I don't understand (doing) mandatory community service because you're doing it because you have to and it's a graduation requirement," said More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Everett J. Howe

1927-2002 -- He enjoyed home cooked meals, outdoors, hunting, fishing, bird-watching, snowmobiling

KINGFIELD -- Everett J. Howe, 74, of Kingfield died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2002, at his home in Kingfield following a long illness. He was born May 24, More...

Alma Constance McCreary

She was a member of both the Kingfield Historical Society and Stanley Museum

MIAMI, Fla. -- Alma Constance McCreary, R.N. passed away on Sunday, Jan. 6, 2002 at South Miami Hospital after a long and formidable battle with cardi More...

Ski Dorm is just a memory

Thirty or so fire fighters from Kingfield, Eustis, Carrabassett Valley, Salem, Strong and Farmington fire departments turned out on Sunday for a train More...

Selectmen question petitions

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- Selectmen here were recently presented with two petitions concerning the Western Mountain Corporations' hut system. They addres More...

Sugarloaf snowfields open

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- Sugarloaf/USA opened the backside of its snowfields recently, bringing the mountain resort just a few trails away from being 10 More...

Charles joins the Zone

PHILLIPS -- Christi Charles of Phillips recently joined the Zone, the Phillips-Avon-Madrid Youth Center, as a grant coordinator, according to Zone Cha More...

New Bed &Breakfast is 'A Diamond in the Rough'

STRATTON -- Nestled behind a 110-foot tall pine tree, abutting Stratton Brook and situated on the corner of Routes 16 and 27 lays Stratton's budding a More...

Area students take part in mentor telethon

PORTLAND -- As part of the celebration of National Mentoring Month in January, WGME Channel 13 hosted a Mentor Match-Up Telethon last week. Instead of More...

White White World Week stirs up mountain

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- January is usually a pretty slow month on Sugarloaf. Especially this January when temperatures rose well above freezing and the More...