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Ellsworth Heros Raise Money for Charity

Ellsworth Heros Raise Money for Charity

ELLSWORTH – Firefighters have taken over 10,000 photos this past year in order to raise funds for charity.   These photos are being used for the Ellsworth firefighter 2016 calendar featuring many of the local heroes doing everyday activities such as standing on roofs, being on Main Street and even coming out of smoke.   The calendar is now … Read More

Man Accused of Assault with a Cattle Prod

Man Accused of Assault with a Cattle Prod

LYMAN – York County Sheriff’s Department officials say a man was arrested Friday evening and is accused of assaulting a woman with a cattle prod. Police say the man was seeking vengeance for prior courtroom decisions that did not go his way.   Chief Deputy Thomas Baran says his department is working steadfastly to determine if … Read More

Drug Agents Have Seized 85 Grams of Heroin They Say Was Destined for Oxford County

Drug Agents Have Seized 85 Grams of Heroin They Say Was Destined for Oxford County

OXFORD COUNTY – Agents say they found 28-year-old Dennis Russell stopped at a convenience store in Gray Wednesday night.   A search of the car turned up heroin valued at $17,000. They say Russell was returning to his hometown from out-of-state where he purchased the drugs.     He was taken to the Cumberland County Jail and agents say … Read More

A Couple from Sabattus Has Been Arrested on Heroin Charges

A Couple from Sabattus Has Been Arrested on Heroin Charges

SABATTUS – 33 year old Theodore Lague and 32 year old Tabitha Tardiff are each facing one count of unlawful trafficking.   It was Thursday when officials searched the couple’s home on West Ridge Road in Sabattus.     According to police, 42 grams of heroin was found. Both were taken to the Androscoggin jail.     Additional arrests are expected.

Farmers' Markets Grants; Will Receive More Than $348

Farmers’ Markets Grants; Will Receive More Than $348,000

STATEWIDE – Local Farmers Markets around the state will receive money from the federal government.   The Maine Federation of Farmers Markets is set to receive more than $348,000.     The United States Department of Agriculture hopes the money will increase entry at farmers market for people using food stamps.     The money is part of $35 million in funding … Read More

A Local Church Holds It's Grand Opening for a Thrift Store

A Local Church Holds It’s Grand Opening for a Thrift Store

BANGOR – The Glad Tidings Thrift Store is open for people to check out. Many people even donating items on the first day it was open.   After months of preparation workers are glad its now up and running.     “Awesome, we opened at nine o’clock and i think the first person was here two minutes after nine … Read More

The Friends of Fort Knox Are in Full Set up Mode for Their Spooky Event!

The Friends of Fort Knox Are in Full Set up Mode for Their Spooky Event!

BUCKSPORT – The 16th annual, “Fright at the Fort” is set for this weekend. Thousands of people are expected to explore the eerie halls of this 19th century granite bastion next week.   Each year has a different theme, with this year beings “Water over the Damned”. That mean’s you’ll be seeing a lot of things … Read More

Saddleback Mountain Resort Hopes to Have Announcement Soon

Saddleback Mountain Resort Hopes to Have Announcement Soon

RANGLEY – Operators at Saddleback Ski Mountain say an announcement could come this week on whether they will be opening or not this winter season.   The Rangeley ski mountain announced on social media that “serious negotiations” are happening, with a potential buyer. Owner Mark Berry previously stated that the resort would close because of needed … Read More

A Camp for Cassidy; Loved Ones Build Kitchen in Her Honor

A Camp for Cassidy; Loved Ones Build Kitchen in Her Honor

ALBION – It’s been one year since a Messalonskee High School student died in a haunted hayride accident.   Family and friends of Cassidy Charette spent the weekend teaming up with volunteers to pay it forward just like she did.     Cassidy Charette’s loved ones have a saying.     “Shine on Cass.” Connor Garland, Charette’s Boyfriend     With every stake driven and … Read More

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