Sodden fields are keeping potatoes in the ground and many farmers are worried about rot.
The Pink Ribbon Jeep Riders have already duck-tagged 5,000 Jeeps from Aroostook County to Portland for the Pink Ribbon Ride for Hope on Oct. 8.
Jasmine Phillip of Houlton and Jordan Farnham of Littleton achieved the honor.
Recently I chanced upon what I call the Case of the Missing Death Certificate. In Maine it’s not unusual to be unable to find a death record prior to 1892. Town clerks usually recorded marriages, but death records were normally left to family Bibles and tombstones.
25 Years Ago October 7, 1998
Patten woodworker named WearGuard Hero of the Year– Lynne Doliber of Patten was chosen as Wearguard Hero for 1998. Doliber was chosen, with three others, from over 1000 entries across the nation. Doliber is employed by S.C. Wood Harvesting Co. in Patten.
Three Houlton businesses destroyed in a Tuesday night fire at the Houlton International Airport are still reeling from the shock as they wrestle with what comes next.
Aroostook County Commissioners sided with Hodgdon town officials’ decision to close a small section of London Road.
The Houlton/GHCA cross country team displayed an outstanding performance at the Presque Isle Invitational, securing a decisive win in the girls race and an impressive second-place finish in the boys race.
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A Tuesday night fire has damaged a former World War II hangar containing several businesses at the old Houlton International Airport site.