By Jen Lynds on Aug. 10, 2016, at 1:54 p.m.
Councilors voted to transfer $165,000 from the municipal surplus account in an effort to reduce taxes.
By Don Eno, St. John Valley Times on Aug. 09, 2016, at 2:46 p.m.
A majority of the School Administrative District 27 board voted Monday evening to recommend closing both the Eagle Lake and Wallagrass elementary schools.
By Matthew Stone on Aug. 09, 2016, at 6:28 a.m.
The LePage administration, which has not publicized the cuts, had the money to fill the positions.
By Christopher Bouchard, Aroostook Republican & News on Aug. 08, 2016, at 8:50 p.m.
Jessica McNeal turned herself in Monday after allegedly being involved in an armed robbery at Mike’s Quick Stop on Presque Isle Road.
By Anthony Brino on Aug. 08, 2016, at 1:48 p.m.
Robert Craig, the Florida man accused of killing 86-year-old Leo Corriveau in Presque Isle, made his initial court appearance Monday in Aroostook County Superior Court in Caribou.
By Ryan McLaughlin on Aug. 08, 2016, at 1:38 p.m.
A husband and wife have been arrested in connection with an alleged methamphetamine operation in Aroostook County, according to the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency.
By Jen Lynds on Aug. 08, 2016, at 9:48 a.m.
“I love working with young children and introducing them to horses and seeing that spark in their eye when they first see a horse for the very first time,” Amy Woods Metherell said.
By Anthony Brino on Aug. 08, 2016, at 6:03 a.m.
On a 60-acre family farm in Fort Fairfield that was left fallow for four decades, Jeff and Judy Armstrong are tending to a growing fruit farm, experimenting with wine making and also using some unique pest control practices.
By Anthony Brino on Aug. 07, 2016, at 7:47 p.m.
Dwight Helstrom is Presque Isle’s longest serving barber, with 50 years in the trade, and he has no plans of retiring soon.
By Joseph Cyr, Houlton Pioneer Times on Aug. 07, 2016, at 7:43 p.m.
The end of an era is coming for the Houlton McDonald’s restaurant, as the iconic 40-year-old building, with its distinct copper roof, has been targeted for replacement.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 07, 2016, at 2:56 p.m.
The damage occurred between about 1:30 p.m. and 5 p.m., as the stormy weather worked its way from The County to Penobscot County and on to the Down East.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 07, 2016, at 1:52 p.m.
A Fort Kent man was flown to a Bangor hospital after he was ejected from his car early Sunday morning during a rollover crash on Route 11 in Wallagrass.
By Don Eno, St. John Valley Times on Aug. 07, 2016, at 7:26 a.m.
The streets of downtown Fort Kent will once again fill up next weekend with those seeking enormous fish and a gigantic ploye.
By Anthony Brino on Aug. 05, 2016, at 3:48 p.m.
The 80-year-old Florida man accused of killing Presque Isle resident Leo Corriveau is scheduled to appear in Caribou Superior Court Monday, Aug. 8, according to the state attorney general’s office.
By Jessica Potila, Fiddlehead Focus on Aug. 05, 2016, at 3:39 p.m.
Two new flags will soon be flying high over the Allagash Veterans Memorial that was vandalized last month.
By Ryan McLaughlin on Aug. 05, 2016, at 1:24 p.m.
Two people escaped serious injury Thursday when a vehicle rolled over on Interstate 95 in northern Maine.
on Aug. 05, 2016, at 8:27 a.m.
In this edition: 1) A #birding #hike in #Limestone. 2) #5k #run #walk #roadraces in #Houlton and #IslandFalls. 3) A #canoe trip, #walkingtour, and #outdoor activities for the kids in #ForestCity. Plus lots more! #offugo… #AroostookThing of the week: Island Falls Summer Fest Pie Run 5k in Island Falls. Story …
By Ryan McLaughlin on Aug. 04, 2016, at 1:59 p.m.
The man pleaded guilty to a charge of conspiring to distribute bath salts in January.
By Jessica Potila, Fiddlehead Focus on Aug. 04, 2016, at 1:13 p.m.
A local man whose family reported him missing Wednesday is back home.
By Joseph Cyr, Houlton Pioneer Times on Aug. 04, 2016, at 12:15 p.m.
Citing an inability to work with the town manager, Houlton Police Chief Joe McKenna has submitted his resignation.