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Abundance of rain challenges New England farmers

Abundance of rain challenges New England farmers

| June 27, 2015

MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) – Farmers welcomed the rain after a dry spring but an abundance of it in June has saturated some crops, made fields too muddy for farm machinery and delayed the crucial first cutting of hay for livestock in some areas of Northern New England. Now they’re hoping a bout of rain-free days […]

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Wilderness Walk for Warriors expands to honor law enforcement and emergency responders

Wilderness Walk for Warriors expands to honor law enforcement and emergency responders

| June 26, 2015

“We’ll have a lot of blisters and a lot of sore shoulders just like last year. But it’s an honor. It’s a privilege.” And it’s worth it says Chris Robinson. He’s talking about the Wilderness Walk for Warriors Heroes Hike coming up in just a few weeks. The 10 day hike is from Monson to […]

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Tile Drainage Introduced to Aroostook County

Tile Drainage Introduced to Aroostook County

| June 26, 2015

Meet the Bron, an 84,000 pound drainage machine. This piece of equipment is used for tile drainage across the country. “We do tile drainage down in Vermont and summer is kind of our slow season so we figured it was worth coming up here doing a demo day and see if there would be any […]

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Richard Matt Killed, David Sweat Still on the Run

Richard Matt Killed, David Sweat Still on the Run

| June 26, 2015

One of two convicted killers who staged a brazen escape from an upstate New York maximum-security prison and had been hunted for three weeks has been shot and killed. An official with knowledge of the manhunt says Richard Matt was killed and David Sweat is still on the run. The official wasn’t authorized to talk […]

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Quick Thinking Helps Prevent Major Accident

Quick Thinking Helps Prevent Major Accident

| June 26, 2015

Caribou, Me – Quick thinking helps prevent injury in a minor accident in Caribou. According to the Caribou Police Department on Thursday, June 25 at around¬†8:08pm, they¬†received a call of an accident at the Herschel and Main Street intersection. Officers responded and found Kyle Perkins, 27 of Caribou had been operating his 2006 Honda Pilot […]

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