June 6, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Carrabassett Valley awarded airport grant

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- The town of Carrabassett Valley was recently awarded a federal grant that would allow the development of a master plan for the More...

Area News

ROADSIDE SPRAYING BEGINS AUGUSTA -- The Maine Department of Transportation will begin its 2002 brush control spray program the week of June 10, acc More...

Home-schoolers graduate

FARMINGTON -- On Saturday, May 25, three local home-schooled youth had their graduation at the Farmington Baptist Church. Nancy Sperry of Stratton was More...

Rangeley holds parade and dedication

RANGELEY -- The Town of Rangeley held a parade in conjunction with a monument dedication on Sunday, May 26. Despite the cloudy, damp weather, a large More...

A day at the falls

Two unidentified fishermen try their luck over Memorial Day weekend at Sarampus Falls picnic area, which was full of tourists trying their luck at fis More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Jim DeRosby

1946-2002 -- He loved the mountains and the woods

EUSTIS -- Jim DeRosby, 56, of Eustis Ridge, died Sunday, May 26, 2002, at his home of natural causes. He loved the mountains and the woods and all More...

Jason J. Quimby

He was an avid sports fan, especially basketball and baseball

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. -- Born in Farmington, at Franklin Memorial Hospital, Jason J. Quimby passed this life on May 27, 2002, from injuries sustained in More...

Stratton Plaza entertainment permit discussed

STRATTON -- The Eustis Board of Selectmen met on Tuesday, May 28 to go over several topics, including a public hearing regarding an amusement permit f More...

Bertl runs for State Representative

NEW PORTLAND -- New Portland resident John Bertl is running to represent House District #66 in the Maine Legislature. He insists that he is not a poli More...

Kingfield selectmen award Wyman Scholarships

KINGFIELD -- On Tuesday, May 28, the Kingfield Board of Selectmen met to award five Wyman Scholarships to Kingfield seniors graduating from Mt. Abram More...

Everybody deserves a second chance

COPLIN PLANTATION -- Thousands of losing tickets were pooled recently in the Maine State Lottery non-winning scratch ticket Second Chance game with a More...

Legion holds annual parade in Kingfield

KINGFIELD -- Residents gathered around the war monuments on Depot Street in Kingfield for the annual Memorial Day service last Monday. Marching in More...

Students express themselves at arts festival

SALEM -- The annual SAD 58 Arts Festival was held on Wednesday, May 29 at Mt. Abram High School. In addition to the plethora of artwork from students More...

MCC constructs trail near KES

KINGFIELD -- When Americorps volunteers from the Maine Conservation Corps (MCC) arrived in Kingfield on Wednesday, May 29 to construct a trail near Ki More...