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Goff returns home to be Fort Fairfield’s marketing and economic director

| December 4, 2014

“That’s really what I love about being back up here..it’s been great just laughing and getting to get reconnected to the community,” said Fort Fairfield’s new marketing and economic director, Tim Goff. Everyone loves a good homecoming story..and that’s exactly the case with Goff. He’s back in his hometown after almost twenty years away. “It’s […]

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Aroostook EMA and the National Weather Service, Team up for River Ice Presentations

| October 22, 2014

Even though it’s only Fall, these people are already thinking about Spring.¬†Especially in terms of ice jams and flooding. Darren Woods of the Aroostook Emergency Management Agency says every spring, they get numerous reports from people. “There’s been very little real formal kind of training on what it is exactly we’re looking at as far […]

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Recent String of Thefts and Vandalism in Fort Fairfield

| July 23, 2014

Late Thursday evening during the Potato Blossom Festival, 4 to 5 food booths in the food court were rummaged through, and some food was stolen. This was just the first of a string of incidents. “It just continued on from there. We started getting complaints about vehicles being moved from one driveway to another,” says […]

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Fort Fairfield Homebuyers Program Refurbishing Second Home To Be Put On Real Estate Market

| July 11, 2014

A home refurbishment program in Fort Fairfield is being used as a way to attract new people to the community and increase economic development. Shawn Cunningham reports. These contractors are putting in new flooring. Its one of a multitude of tasks that are getting done to refurbish this old home AND MAKE INTO NEW. Then […]

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Maine Gives $10,000 for Aroostook War Memorial

| May 6, 2014

FORT FAIRFIELD, Maine (AP) – Maine will give $10,000 to a VFW group to build a war veterans memorial in Fort Fairfield. Gov. Paul LePage announced Tuesday that he has designated the amount from contingency funds to support the construction of the memorial. The memorial will be located on land donated by VFW Post 6187. […]

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