August 1, 2007 RSS feed / Front Page

Pot plants seized in eradication mission

  KINGFIELD -– Members of the Franklin County Sheriff’s Department and the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency hit the woods as part of th More...

Reich's property a public resource

  Scientist Wilhelm Reich's property in Rangeley stands in tribute to his work and the museum, its mission and its staff, are one of region's most More...

OUI fines enacted for bicyclists

  AUGUSTA –- Last week Governor John E. Baldacci signed a bill to improve road safety and update bicycling laws.    LD1808 requires More...

Two librarians staff new facility

  NEW PORTLAND -- Last May, New Portland opened its new library -- made possible by a Community Block Grant of $250,000, a Rural Development Gra More...

Obituaries - Free Access

Ronald Samuel Novak

  He loved hunting and fishing and was a registered Maine Guide    SPOTSWOOD, N.J. -- Ronald Samuel Novak, di More...

‘Rock Snot’ threatens Western Maine waterways

  WESTERN MAINE -- With a name like “Rock Snot” you know it has to be bad. And in this case, bad is an understatement. The culprit More...

National Health Center Week is August 5 to 11

  WATERVILLE -— National Health Center Week will be celebrated during the week of Aug. 5 to 11 in recognition of the service and contributio More...

Burnables at transfer station discussed

  KINGFIELD -– Selectmen from New Portland and Kingfield met for a monthly Transfer Station meeting on Monday, July 16. Selectman John D More...

Kingfield Selectmen set mil rate

  KINGFIELD –- Selectmen met in a Special Town Meeting Friday, July 27 to set the mil rate for property owners. Town Assessor Heather Moo More...

MVP to manage Rangeley Lake Resort

 CARRABASSETT VALLEY -– Mountain Valley Property, celebrating 20 years in business this year, has been awarded the management contract for th More...

A yard sale with a conscience

  STRONG -- For the past five years, Mary White and her family have had a yard sale.   The big difference between the White family’s More...

Soaps, candles and movies on Main Street

  STRATTON -- After making their own candles for the past 11 years, Rob and Tara Crawford decided that it was time to introduce their craft to t More...

Jackpot!

  EUSTIS -- For a local couple, the mortgage is gone and so is the truck payment, as well as the stress over monthly bills.   For Stratto More...