August 13, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Five-hour standoff ends peacefully

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- A report of a man with weapons holed up in his home in Carrabassett Valley sent some 25 police vehicles up Rte. 27 with their s More...

Officer hired as patrol deputy

FARMINGTON -- The Sheriff's Department moved closer to being back to full staff for the first time in months when the county commissioners unanimously More...

Phillips Old Homes Days honors Jebbie and Randy Campbell

PHILLIPS -- Randy and Jebbie Campbell, long time residents of the Phillips/Avon area, were "shocked" this week to learn that they have been named by t More...

Speeding solutions aired in Kingfield

KINGFIELD -- Although there has been a recent reduction in the number of cars and trucks driving through Kingfield in an unsafe manner, many residents More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Wilma Essency

1916-2003 -- She was born in Kingfield and attended Farmington Teachers College

KINGFIELD -- Wilma N. Essency. 87, of Juniper Court, Woodbury, Conn. Formerly of East Hartford, Conn., died Tuesday, July 29, 2003 at Danbury Hospital More...

Troop News

Johnny Maynard, SSG, US Army: Another Update from the Desert -- July 13, 2003 I recently had a chance to work with the Estonian Army. I'm sure More...

Log Church honors members

OQUOSSOC -- On Sunday, Aug. 17, the Oquossoc Union Church, also known as the Log Church, will hold a memorial ceremony to honor several past church me More...

Phillips School gets town water

PHILLIPS -- Phillips Elementary School will soon be supplied with town water. The school and the Mt. Blue Standard Water District have been working More...

Glass plates provide glimpse of past

PHOTO: Gil Russell and his wife Tammra, center, show off an oil painting of an old farm in Kingfield that they presented to the Kingfield Historical S More...

Curfew considered, constable suggested in Eustis

EUSTIS -- In recent weeks, the Town of Eustis has dealt with numerous incidents of disorderly conduct by juveniles roaming the streets at all hours of More...

Road closure not needed to complete bridge work

AVON -- State transportation representatives say they have good news for drivers and businesses on Route 4 in Avon. Maine Department of Transportatio More...