By Jen Lynds on Aug. 22, 2016, at 6:49 a.m.
Despite last month’s fatal hot air balloon crash in Texas, organizers of the 13th annual Crown of Maine Balloon Fest, which starts on Aug. 25, remain optimistic about upcoming attendance and demand for rides.
By Anthony Brino on Aug. 22, 2016, at 6:15 a.m.
PRESQUE ISLE | Beryl Kenney, who turns 93 this September, likes to go to Easton with his wife, Donna, to watch Amish youngsters farming with horses. “When I was kid, I was just like the Amish,” Kenney said at his home earlier this year. “I used to drive horses …
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 21, 2016, at 4:58 p.m.
Jillian Madore, 53, lost control of her 2005 Mitsubishi Lancer while traveling north on the interstate, police said.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 21, 2016, at 2:31 p.m.
A Ludlow man was arrested late Saturday afternoon after he struck a utility pole with his pickup truck in Oakfield.
By Jen Lynds on Aug. 19, 2016, at 5:36 p.m.
The former executive director of the Houlton Humane Society will not be charged with a crime in connection with the death earlier this year of a dog that she admitted died in her care.
By Jen Lynds on Aug. 19, 2016, at 2:58 p.m.
Abdelkhalek El Malyani’s feet and heels face inward, so the soles of his feet face each other, and he has trouble walking and is in pain.
on Aug. 18, 2016, at 3:01 p.m.
In this edition: 1) An alumni and all-comers #XC #RunXC #crosscountry #race in #Caribou. 2) #5k, #10 #run #walk #roadrace #trailrun in #VanBuren, #Houlton, #PresqueIsle and WoodstockNB #ExploreNB. 3) A venerable #biketour #cycling in #FortKent and the #SaintJohnValley #SJV. Plus lots more! #offugo… #AroostookThing of the week: The Allagash Wilderness …
By Adanya Lustig on Aug. 18, 2016, at 11:12 a.m.
We want to know about how some people uplift the lives of others, even when they don’t have to.
By Don Eno, St. John Valley Times on Aug. 17, 2016, at 5:26 p.m.
As many students in the St. John Valley return to school this week, voters in Madawaska have for the second time in two months rejected a proposed budget to pay for that education.
By Joseph Cyr, Houlton Pioneer Times on Aug. 17, 2016, at 2:53 p.m.
Friends and family of a Houlton graduate killed by a drunken driver 20 years ago will gather to mark the inaugural Aroostook County Walk Like MADD event.
By Nick McCrea on Aug. 15, 2016, at 12:38 p.m.
The Ruby Tuesday restaurant at the Bangor Mall has closed, apparently along with the South Portland and Biddeford locations.
By Don Eno on Aug. 15, 2016, at 10:24 a.m.
After more than four hours, firefighters were able to clear the scene about 8:30 p.m.
By Matthew Stone on Aug. 15, 2016, at 6:18 a.m.
DHHS said it would reach more families and collaborate with other home visiting programs. But competition between the groups has only gotten worse.
on Aug. 12, 2016, at 1:23 p.m.
In this edition: 1) The #Acadian Festival has a bit of an #outdoor flair in #Madawaska. 2) #5k #run #walk #roadraces in #Patten, #Washburn and #PresqueIsle. 3) A #MountainRun in #MarsHill. Plus lots more! #offugo… #AroostookThing of the week: The Mars Hill Mountain Challenge in Mars Hill. When is a …
By Jen Lynds on Aug. 12, 2016, at 1:02 p.m.
A Hodgdon man who was indicted last week on a charge of possession of sexually explicit material of minors under the age of 12 was arrested Friday.
By Anthony Brino on Aug. 11, 2016, at 7:55 p.m.
The trial against Matthew Davis, who is accused of killing two Oakfield residents and setting their home on fire in 2013, is set to get underway in September in Houlton despite attempts by defense attorneys on Thursday to move the proceedings outside of Aroostook County.
By Dawn Gagnon on Aug. 11, 2016, at 7:08 p.m.
A Mars Hill woman died late Tuesday night after crashing her Toyota sports car into a house in Harrington.
By Erin Rhoda on Aug. 11, 2016, at 6:16 a.m.
The circumstances raise questions about transparency and accountability.
By Jen Lynds on Aug. 10, 2016, at 5:42 p.m.
HOULTON | A Houlton man charged with kidnapping in March after allegedly holding a woman captive for several hours has been indicted on a new charge of assault on an officer. Aroostook County District Attorney Todd Collins released the results Tuesday of the grand jury indictments handed down on …
By Ryan McLaughlin on Aug. 10, 2016, at 4 p.m.
A local couple and a Bronx man were arrested on Wednesday morning in connection with the distribution of heroin and cocaine, officials said.