April 24, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

April showers provide drought relief

National weather observer Betty Wing recorded 3.7 inches of rain through April 22.

EUSTIS -- During the month of April, northern sections of Franklin County have seen a measure of relief from the ongoing drought. Weather observer More...

Madrid's oldest resident getting facelift

MADRID -- Since 1872, the village of Madrid has undergone many changes. It saw the arrival and departure of the Sandy River and Rangeley Lakes Railroa More...

Hold Your Horses receives grant

KINGFIELD -- Recently, a grant of $7,500 was awarded to SAD 58 for the development of the "Hold Your Horses" program. The program, which will be co More...

Konieczko showcases artistic talent

KINGFIELD -- "You should enjoy every day as much as you can, and for me creating art is the way to do that," said Hillary Konieczko. "So do what you l More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Olian L. Dyer

He enjoyed fishing and gardening and was an accomplished artist

PORT SALERNO, Fla. -- Olian L. Dyer, 80, of Hobe Sound, Fla., formerly of Phillips, died Thursday, March 7, at Martin Memorial Hospital South in Flori More...

Carrie Carey: 94 years, and still going strong

KINGFIELD -- When Carrie Carey was informed earlier this year that she was the recipient of the Boston Post Cane honoring her as Kingfield's oldest re More...

Opposition to proposed access road voiced

STRATTON -- On Tuesday, April 16, Eustis selectmen Jay Wyman and Jane Wilkinson met at the Stratton town office to go over issues pertaining to the to More...

School board approves grants

PHILLIPS -- On Thursday, April 18, the SAD 58 school board met at Phillips Middle School to discuss two grant applications. The grant for construct More...

Signs of the times

PHILLIPS -- Each year the Student Council of the Phillips Middle School chooses a service-learning project to benefit the community in some way. Over More...

Rangeley Park Commission prepares for summer

RANGELEY -- On April 18, the Rangeley Park Commission met to go over issues related to the recreational areas in town. One of the benches within Ra More...

Lyme Disease: Cause and treatment

KINGFIELD -- Lyme Disease is not usually considered to be a problem in the northern reaches of Franklin County. Yet, there is some evidence that it ma More...