April 23, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Sugarloaf employees distribute $17,100

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- The Sugarloaf Region Charitable Trust met April 4, for the semi-annual meeting to distribute funds to community organizations. More...

Skier dies at Sugarloaf

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- On Saturday, April 12, a death occurred at the bottom of the Hayburner Trail at Sugarloaf/USA at a point where it merged with a More...

Planning Board presented subdivision plans

KINGFIELD -- At a meeting of the Kingfield Planning Board on Monday, April 14, a surveyor representing Adrian Brochu presented a plan for the Claybroo More...

Despite economy, Sugarloaf sees strong season

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- Despite a $207 million loss that was reported by the American Skiing Company earlier this year and in spite of the struggling e More...

Ski, snowmobile season characterized by bitter cold

WESTERN MOUNTAINS -- Skiers and snowmobilers certainly had the opportunity to experience Mother Nature's frigid side during this past winter. An ou More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Arnold L. "Sonny" Cain

1941-2003 -- He enjoyed traveling loved the mountains

FARMINGTON -- Arnold L. "Sonny" Cain, age 62, of Stratton, died Monday, April 14, 2003 at Franklin Memorial Hospital in Farmington after a long battle More...

Cheryl M. Hinkley

1954-2003 -- She enjoyed crocheting, the out-of-doors, flower gardening, camping and raising German

STRONG -- Cheryl M. Hinkley, 48, of Strong, died early Monday morning, April 14, 2003, at her home. She was born Oct. 16, 1954, in Farmington, a da More...

Pam Fountain

1953-2003 -- She was an artist, ardent gardener, schoolteacher, businesswoman, and tireless voluntee

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- Pam Fountain, beloved wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend, died on Saturday, April 12, 2003, in a tragic ski accide More...

Carrabec students help "take over" the Capitol

AUGUSTA -- Over the weekend of April 4 and 5, 15 students from Carrabec High School helped take over the State House in Augusta. They were joined by o More...

McGinnis Returns as FMH Ambulance Director

FARMINGTON -- Jill Berry Bowen, chief operating officer at Franklin Memorial Hospital, announced that Kevin McGinnis has been contracted to resume dut More...

Showcase highlights yearlong learning

SALEM -- Each spring, Mt. Abram High School students get the opportunity to display a wide array of academic talent to teachers, family and friends du More...

Eustis Selectmen hear fire report

EUSTIS -- At a meeting of the Eustis Board of Selectmen on Tuesday, April 15, Eustis Transfer Station attendant Dennis Lojas reported that a fire had More...

'Cub' reporters in the making

Weebelos Pack 500 recently invited Irregular publisher Heidi Murphy to their weekly meeting to talk about the newspaper. The scouts are in the process More...

New Portland resident celebrates her 99th birthday

NEW PORTLAND -- Miss Melba A. Drake, a retired school teacher, longtime resident of Long Island and Portland, and now of New Portland, celebrated her More...