Author Archive: Ana Bottary
Supporting a family who lost their beloved daughter just weeks ago. That’s why members of the community gathered together on Wednesday night at Fort Fairfield Elementary School. A benefit supper was held to support the family of Abby Ladner, a Fort Fairfield native who tragically lost her life last month. “When this tragic accident happened […]
U.S. Small Business Administration officials made a visit to the county this week to recognize Lender’s exceptional commitment to small businesses in Maine as well as highlight those small businesses.
Cory LaPlante was just a teenager when he lost his leg due to a rare form of bone cancer. Due to the lack of available care in the County, he had to travel hundreds of miles to New Hampshire to receive treatment. It was then that he promised himself he would go on to college, […]
It is officially December and that means that most holiday shoppers are already in full swing. We spoke with some businesses at Aroostook Centre Mall who told us how their Black Friday and small business Saturday panned out. “Black Friday was awesome, we started out a little bit slow, but as the day progressed it […]
There was a calm at Walmart on Wednesday night. Just an hour after workers had finished setting up for the holiday shopping season. But of course, we all know what comes after the calm, a storm, or as we like to call it Black Friday. “I’ll be here at midnight after thanksgiving and I expect […]
“We do have a large elderly population in this part of Maine and consequently they do tend to be higher users of our services than others. Making that health care available to them in a reasonable distance from their homes is extremely important,” said Janet Kelley, Board Chair of Katahdin Valley Health Center. Ashland Medical […]