January 29, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Eustis Selectmen hold budget meeting

STRATTON -- The Eustis Board of Selectmen held a budget meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 21 in conjunction with its regular selectmen's meeting, and discussed More...

Snow covers below-zero temps

WESTERN MOUNTAINS -- The icy grip all of Maine experienced over the past weeks, seemed to have loosened a bit by the weekend. Sunday and Monday's snow More...

Phillips selectmen discuss fire department needs

PHILLIPS -- The Phillips Board of Selectmen met on Tuesday, Jan. 21 to discuss getting new supplies for the town's fire department and disposing of ex More...

The Olesens, young at heart and loving it

EUSTIS -- In the fall of 2002, without so much as a backward glance, Eunice and Clifford (Sunny) Olesen sold their family homestead in Westbrook where More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Benedict Matulaitis

1923-2003 -- He had a quiet nature, but was always ready to help in an emergency

PHILLIPS -- Benedict Matulaitis, 79, died unexpectedly at his home in Phillips on Friday, Jan. 24, 2003. He was born in Minersville, Penn. on Sept. 2 More...

A brief history of Winter's mill

KINGFIELD -- Last Friday's announcement by Tyler Winter, President and CEO of H.G. Winter and Sons Inc., that the company was closing its mill permane More...

Steady paycheck, good people

KINGFIELD -- "The workers are what really made the mill. They were extremely loyal, hard workers and good to work with," said Mike Gilmore, of Freeman More...

Negations halted, officials seek help

RANGELEY -- School officials filed for fact-finding last Thursday with a state labor board in order to reach a new three-year contract with school emp More...

Byways overlook design discussed at hearing

RANGELEY -- As the days grow longer and the snow begins to pile up, the plans for the Scenic Byway overlook at Whip Willow Farm at the base of Dallas More...

Man arrested on charge of being a fugitive

MADRID TOWNSHIP -- A man living with friends on River Road was charged last week in connection with crimes in Maine and being a fugitive from Connecti More...