August 11, 2004 RSS feed / Front Page

Cows with a view

Scottish Highlander cows come to Kingfield

KINGFIELD -- You have probably never seen Sid Savage's cows, unless you have been by his farm at dinnertime. Savage's 10 Scottish Highlander cows More...

Rangeley selectmen make appointments

RANGELEY -- The Rangeley Board of Selectmen made an appointment to the Airport Commission and one for the Plumbing Inspector position. Larry Koob w More...

Summer camp proposed for Round Pond

RANGELEY -- "I recognize the beauty of Round Pond," said Hermie Glick, owner of a property on Round Pond and the proposed site of Camp Rangeley. Glick More...

Troop News

Air Force Airman Robert J. Perkins has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas. During the six weeks More...

Gym to become community center

PHOTO: Planning the future of the Old Gym in Phillips are executive board members (left to right) Ginni Robie, secretary, David Robie, Co-chair; Gill More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Elizabeth "Liz" Cote-Albro

1959-2004 -- She was librarian at Mt. Abram High School for many years

AVON -- Liz Cote-Albro died Saturday, Aug. 7, 2004, at the age of 45, victim of the cancer that she so courageously and uncomplainingly fought for ove More...

Memorial -Service - Norma Carter -- Eustis

A Memorial Service for Norma Carter, widow of "Granny" Carter of Eustis, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, in the clearing past she and her h More...

Retha A. Dunn

1909-2004 -- Born in Kingfield, she was a loving and caring person

WINDHAM -- Retha A. Dunn of Gray died Friday, Aug. 6, 2004, at Ledgewood Manor. She was 95. Born May 9, 1909, in Kingfield, she was the daughter of More...

One ticket might mean $84 million

AVON -- There were no jackpot winners last Saturday, so Wednesday the Powerball jackpot will reach an estimated $84 million dollars. Tickets for Po More...

Kingfield town valuation up, mill rate down

KINGFIELD -- Kingfield selectmen announced at their Aug. 2 meeting that the mill rate for Kingfield was down 1.8 percent from last year. The mill r More...

Creativity at its best

"It forces you to relax," Jane Sumner said about spinning llama hair into yarn. She and dozens of other artisans from the region participated in the R More...

Special Town Meeting planned for Avon

AVON -- Avon residents will hold a special town meeting to elect a new second selectmen, following the resignation of John Calloway. The meeting will More...

Health Center Week, August 8 to 11

AUGUSTA -- Last Friday, Governor John E. Baldacci signed a proclamation designating August 8 to 14, 2004, National Health Center Week throughout the S More...

Carrabassett Inn reopens

CARRABASSETT VALLEY -- The Carrabassett Inn has been purchased by a Thorndike couple, Jeff and Mary Jacques, who now call it the Carrabassett Inn and More...