Skowhegan sets world record for moose calling

SKOWHEGAN — The town and Main Street Skowhegan recently announced confirmation from Guinness World Records that Skowhegan has set the world record for the most…

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Five rural Maine hospitals get national tech assistance

AUGUSTA — Five rural Maine hospitals, including Sebasticook Valley Hospital in Pittsfield, have received an award from the federal Office of Rural Health Policy, lending…

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Skowhegan pastor serves as chaplain of the Maine House

State Rep. Betty Austin, D-Skowhegan, recently welcomed the Rev. Mark Tanner of Skowhegan Federated Church to the State House to serve as chaplain of the…

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Legislators recognize New Portland woman on 100th birthday

Rep. Betty Austin, D-Skowhegan, and Rep. Thomas Skolfield, R-Weld, presented a legislative sentiment to New Portland resident Rosella Pinkham and her daughters in celebration of…

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Lawrence High boys basketball seniors finish winning season

The Lawrence High School boys basketball team from Fairfield finished a winning season with a record of 10-8. In front, from left, are the senior…

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Lawrence High School girls basketball Box Out Cancer event raises $1,300

By Mark Huard FAIRFIELD — Lawrence High School’s girls basketball teams held the second annual Box Out Cancer event Jan 29. The money raised at…

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Carrabec High School honor roll announced

NORTH ANSON — Carrabec High School has announced its second quarter honor roll for the 2018-19 school year. Those achieve honors are:

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Skowhegan-area Aspirations scholarships depend on local donations

SKOWHEGAN — In partnership with the nonprofit Maine College Circle and its Future of Maine Initiative, several area organizations award $100 Somerset Future of Maine…

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Skowhegan hoop teams leaning into home stretch

SKOWHEGAN — The Skowhegan boys and girls basketball teams are heating up the hardwood for the 2018-2019 hoop season. The results in girls’ varsity action:

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Building grants available for Franklin, Somerset county projects

ELLSWORTH — Nonprofit and public organizations in Franklin and Somerset counties seeking funding for projects that strengthen communities are encouraged to apply to the Maine…

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