November 27, 2002 RSS feed / Front Page

Sugarloaf is open

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- On Friday, Nov. 22, skiers and snowboarders took to the slopes as Sugarloaf/USA opened for the winter season. The foggy and rai More...

Stratton Lumber applies for TIF

STRATTON -- The Eustis Board of Selectmen held a special meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 20 to discuss an application by the Stratton Lumber Company for Ta More...

Walk to Bethlehem celebrates 25th year

RANGELEY -- One of the most significant community events of the year in Rangeley will take place on Sunday, Dec. 8 at 5:30 p.m. when the 25th annivers More...

Madrid woman arrested for embezzlement

RANGELEY -- On Tuesday, Nov. 19, the Franklin County Sheriff's Department arrested a Madrid woman for embezzling nearly $73,000 from her employer over More...

Rangeley crime spree investigated

RANGELEY -- A crime spree in Rangeley on the evening of Saturday, Nov. 9, had police working overtime to find the perpetrators who did more than $2,00 More...

Area News

CV planning board approves project, Area businesses meet at Sugarloaf

CV PLANNING BOARD APPROVES PROJECT CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- The Carrabassett Valley Planning Board met on Thursday, Nov. 21 to approve a subdivision More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Jacquelyn N. Goff

1923-2002 -- She enjoyed crocheting as a young woman, cooking, and raising vegetables

KINGFIELD -- Jacquelyn Nichols Goff, 79, a lifelong resident of Kingfield, died early Saturday morning, Nov. 23, 2002, in the comfort of her children' More...

James Spaulding Kilburn

1924-2002 -- He was a retired forester and a Navy veteran of World War II

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. -- James Spaulding Kilburn, 78, of New Smyrna Beach, Fla. died Nov. 21, 2002, at his home on Golden Court. A retired foreste More...

Refuge for homeless teens on horizon

STRONG -- Franklin County teenagers who are now homeless may soon have a place to call home. The Franklin County Refuge Center is a grassroots proj More...

Route 4 improvements outlined

PHILLIPS -- The Maine Department of Transportation held an informational meeting at the Phillips Community House on Thursday, Nov. 21 to discuss with More...

Stratton fair ushers in holidays

STRATTON -- The Stratton Parent-Teacher Committee held its annual Christmas Fair on Saturday, Nov. 23 at the Stratton-Eustis Community Building. The e More...

A mountain of food rounded up

On Nov. 23 and 24, Sugarloaf/USA and the Sugarloaf Christian Ministry joined forces to host the 17th Annual Tin Mountain Roundup. All of those who bro More...

Uses for wellhead protection zones discussed

KINGFIELD -- The Kingfield Planning Board met on Monday, Nov. 18 to hear a presentation from Paula Thomson of Maine Rural Water regarding the town's w More...

Kingfield selectmen discuss insurance, hauling fees

KINGFIELD -- The Kingfield Board of Selectmen met on Monday, Nov. 18 to discuss several agenda items, including the town's insurance plan and hauling More...

Fire guts Rangeley home

RANGELEY -- Firefighters in Rangeley waged a seven-hour battle on Nov. 9 and 10, fighting a fire that ripped through the two-story home of Tony Millin More...