By Julia Bayly on Dec. 07, 2015, at 6:38 a.m.
“Sales are so good, we are having a hard time keeping up,” Craig Denekas said. “We doubled the capacity of the plant, and we may have to double it again.”
By Julia Bayly on Dec. 01, 2015, at 11:14 a.m.
“We skated together in 1994 and 1995,” Tompkins said. “At the end of 1995, after the nationals, it was a really big thing for this small-town girl to come home and do a show.”
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By Julia Bayly on Nov. 30, 2015, at 6:11 a.m.
Vernon Labbe figures he sells around 350 trees each year but is thinking he may hit 400 this year.
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 30, 2015, at 6:10 a.m.
Every year people come to Labbe’s Tree Farm in Frenchville to find the perfect Christmas tree.
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 29, 2015, at 4:48 p.m.
The driver’s husband was a passenger in the car and was taken to Millinocket Regional Hospital.
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 29, 2015, at 12:06 p.m.
As many as 11 Wal-Marts across Maine received the automated bomb threats since Saturday evening, according to the Maine Department of Public Safety.
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 29, 2015, at 9:33 a.m.
Held annually the weekend after Thanksgiving, the event draws hundreds of holiday shoppers from around Maine and New Brunswick who come as much to socialize as they do to shop.
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 29, 2015, at 7:41 a.m.
An Aroostook County man was killed early Saturday evening after the car he was driving crossed the centerline and struck a pickup truck head-on.
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 28, 2015, at 10:16 p.m.
“Given that eight other stores were called and the nature of the call, we are pretty confident it was a crank call.”
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 28, 2015, at 6:35 p.m.
“Our main concerns were crew safety and mitigating any potential pollution.”
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By Julia Bayly on Nov. 26, 2015, at 12:38 p.m.
FORT KENT | People who know me well know one thing above all else: It’s a good idea to never take me shopping. That is, of course, unless you want to be reminded what it’s like to shop with a balky toddler on the verge of a tantrum. And, …
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 26, 2015, at 6:45 a.m.
“When you are from here, you are always from here. When you come back to Two Rivers, it’s the conversations here that remind you that you are home,” Bob Hafford says.
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 20, 2015, at 5:54 p.m.
PRESQUE ISLE | Officials with multiple local, state, federal and private organizations have joined together to eliminate some sources of pollution that have put the Aroostook River on a list of “impaired rivers.” “This is a water body to be concerned about,” said Bill Sheehan, environmental specialist with the …
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 19, 2015, at 5:37 p.m.
AUGUSTA | Despite being dealt another blow Thursday, the group behind an effort to secede from the community of Caribou is vowing to not give up. The Maine Legislative Council on Thursday denied 8-2 an appeal to advance proposed legislation that would have allowed rural residents to continue their …
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 15, 2015, at 1:58 p.m.
The Aroostook County sheriff denied rumors that the ‘incident’ was a shooting.
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 15, 2015, at 1:48 p.m.
The origin of the fire was not known Sunday afternoon, but it is not considered suspicious.
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 14, 2015, at 4:34 p.m.
While Steve Selva has gained a solid, international reputation for his work with the stubble lichens, he admits at times the real star power belongs to the lichens themselves.
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 13, 2015, at 4:18 p.m.
A decades-old northern Maine weekly newspaper has been acquired by Bangor Publishing Co., owner of the Bangor Daily News and several Aroostook County weeklies.
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 12, 2015, at 1:08 p.m.
Julia Bayly: “I’ve cut at least three generations of hair in Fort Kent,” Lincoln Jandreau said. “I can’t believe it’s been that many years since I flipped that coin.”
By Julia Bayly on Nov. 11, 2015, at 10:30 a.m.
The Fort Kent Police Department is using a $125,000 federal grant to add an additional officer to the current four full-time force. According to Chief Tom Pelletier, the Community Oriented Policing Services — or “COPS” — funds will pay for up to 75 percent of the …