November 12, 2003 RSS feed / Front Page

Area voters approve 1A, turn down Question 3

WESTERN MOUNTAINS -- The voting results in area towns on the 2003 ballot closely resembled the will of voters statewide, as several contentious initia More...

Local school receives grant

Carrabec High School is one of 10 schools that will play a role in the Great Maine Schools Project.

NORTH ANSON -- "I have never been so proud, as I was on that day, of Carrabec High School and our community," said principal Jamie Weggler referring t More...

Bridge upgrade, road improvement discussed

KINGFIELD -- The Town of Kingfield is preparing for the replacement of Lord's Bridge in 2005. There has been some discussion among townspeople abou More...

Blues Festival returns to Sugarloaf

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- An all-star line up of nationally renowned artists will come together for the 6th annual Sugarloaf/USA Blues Festival presented More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Donald Murray

1933-2003 -- He enjoyed golfing, fishing and skiing

RANGELEY PLANTATION -- Donald Murray, 70, of Rangeley Plantation, formerly of New Haven, Ct., died Friday morning Oct. 31, 2003, at his home, followin More...

Richard A. Thorndike

1947-2003 -- He loved his family deeply, as well as his customers at his shop Artiste Trophy

LEWISTON -- Richard A. Thorndike, 56, of Auburn, died Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2003, at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center. Born in Farmington, July 19, 19 More...

Erskines help reopen trail to Canada

STRATTON -- A Stratton man has returned home and undertaken, along with other volunteers, the task of opening the snowmobile trail from Eustis to the More...

There's changes in the mountain air

RANGELEY -- With more than a foot of early snow already, many at Saddleback Ski Area believe it is a good sign that mountain is on it's way to more th More...

Bear Hill Variety burglarized again

PHILLIPS -- When Kim Blais went to open the Bear Hill Variety Store in Phillips at 5 a.m. one morning last week she found cigarettes all over the floo More...

Madrid bridge closed

MADRID -- A crumbling bridge in Madrid that carries camp owners and logging trucks over Saddleback Stream was closed in late October by Franklin Count More...

Local educator honored for dedication

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- Local resident and educator Elana Farnham was recently honored for her many years of effort in promoting health and fitness in More...