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Madawaska board votes to not reappoint code enforcement officer

Madawaska board votes to not reappoint code enforcement officer

| June 25, 2015

After a two-hour emergency meeting Thursday, the town of Madawaska voted to not reappoint Bob Ouellet as the town’s Code Enforcement Officer. This comes after town manager Christine Therrien reappointed Ouellet to the post three weeks ago. Chairman of the board of selectpeople Brian Thibeault said the board voted 3-2 to not reappoint Oullet after […]

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Francis Malcolm Institute Needs Help to Stay Open

Francis Malcolm Institute Needs Help to Stay Open

| June 25, 2015

The Francis Malcolm Institute has been a landmark in Aroostook County for over 30 years, but now is facing some financial trouble. “Once we get a whole case of money full we’re gonna give it to the science center,” said Easton elementary student Allison Bate. This is the kind of generosity the Francis Malcolm Institute […]

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Sheriff’s Deputies charge former Perham town employee with felony theft

Sheriff’s Deputies charge former Perham town employee with felony theft

| June 24, 2015

A former Perham town employee has been charged with theft, after investigators discovered thousands of dollars were unaccounted for in the town’s records. According to the Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office, Connie Theriault, 40, of Caribou, has been charged with Class B Theft, and will appear in Caribou District Court. On April 2, 2015, Perham town officials […]

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Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum Opening Soon

Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum Opening Soon

| June 24, 2015

A museum in Littleton is opening it’s doors for the season. The Southern Aroostook Agricultural Museum is back open on Thursday. After closing in October, they have been working hard to prepare for the summer ahead. The museum is run by volunteers and showcases items that represent the way life used to be in Aroostook […]

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Presque Isle Students Raise Awareness for Homelessness

Presque Isle Students Raise Awareness for Homelessness

| June 22, 2015

Home is where the heart is. But when you don’t have a home, life certainly is different. Some Presque Isle High School sophomores are trying to raise awareness about homelessness in Aroostook County, and they found a creative way to do it! “Through our efforts here we are hoping the community will think more about […]

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