By Anthony Brino on Jan. 19, 2017, at 10:23 a.m.
“The challenge is building soil quality in a potato system that’s relying on intensive tillage, and it’s very intensive tillage.”
By Jen Lynds on Jan. 18, 2017, at 4:11 p.m.
State police in Aroostook County are warning motorists to be on the lookout for deer in the roadway after a number of car-deer crashes over the past few weeks in the region.
By Jen Lynds on Jan. 18, 2017, at 2:49 p.m.
More than 50 inches of snow fell on the Caribou area in December and through Jan. 15.
By Anthony Brino on Jan. 18, 2017, at 9:29 a.m.
WAGM-TV, the Presque Isle-based affiliate of CBS and FOX, avoided a blackout on DISH Network after the station’s parent company reached a last-minute agreement with the satellite television service.
By Anthony Brino on Jan. 17, 2017, at 1:20 p.m.
Because of a contract dispute, WAGM-TV, the Presque Isle-based affiliate of CBS and FOX, is facing the possibility of being dropped by the satellite television service DISH Network.
By Anthony Brino on Jan. 16, 2017, at 3:45 p.m.
A Superior Court justice has overturned a decision by Aroostook County commissioners that had granted tax abatements to Amish families in Easton who said their barns were over-assessed in a 2015 property tax revaluation.
By Anthony Brino on Jan. 16, 2017, at 6:51 a.m.
Kevin Paradis has been working as a logger and in mills for much of his life, and now he’s overseeing one of the largest in northern Maine’s Route 11 forestry cluster.
on Jan. 13, 2017, at 5:57 p.m.
Whiteout conditions caused an ambulance to go off the road in northern Aroostook County Friday, according to the chief of the Van Buren Fire Department.
on Jan. 13, 2017, at 12:14 p.m.
on Jan. 12, 2017, at 7:31 p.m.
“There was heavy fire showing when we arrived,” Fort Kent Fire Chief Ed Endee said outside of the home.
By Anthony Brino on Jan. 12, 2017, at 11:03 a.m.
A new propane distribution facility is opening in the Skyway Industrial Park, replacing a similar facility in Caribou that’s no longer being serviced by the railroad and state government.
on Jan. 12, 2017, at 6:30 a.m.
We chronicled one child’s yearning to be understood.
on Jan. 11, 2017, at 3:21 p.m.
Of the more than dozen bill titles submitted by Rep. John Martin (D-Eagle Lake) at the start of this session, two appear to be be directly related to issues surrounding Maine School Administrative District 27’s recent conflicts with several of its member communities, including Martin’s home town.
BDN staff reports on Jan. 10, 2017, at 5:54 p.m.
The 20-year-old victim of an alleged stabbing here on Monday has been transferred to Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor, where he is in stable condition, according to the Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office.
By Jen Lynds on Jan. 10, 2017, at 2:32 p.m.
After seeing a dip in the number of people seeking services last winter, the Aroostook County Action Program is seeing a resurgence in those looking for help to pay their heating bills this winter.
By Jen Lynds on Jan. 10, 2017, at 10:57 a.m.
A Monticello man suffered minor burns and lost all of his possessions in a fire Monday.
By Jessica Potila, Fiddlehead Focus on Jan. 10, 2017, at 6:46 a.m.
29-year-old resident of a group home was taken into custody in connection with a stabbing at the facility.
By Christopher Bouchard, Aroostook Republican & News on Jan. 09, 2017, at 5:43 p.m.
Despite a fire striking about noon Monday at the Jade Palace in the Skyway Plaza, the Chinese restaurant was back in business about four hours later.
By Joseph Cyr, Houlton Pioneer Times on Jan. 09, 2017, at 3:06 p.m.
The Houlton Town Council is down one member after the resignation of Matthew Carr.
By Jen Lynds on Jan. 09, 2017, at 3:05 p.m.
Firefighters from more than three departments are on the scene of a structure fire in Monticello.