Sabattus student named Clarkson Presidential Scholar

POTSDAM, N.Y. — Alex Michaud of Sabattus, Maine, was named a Presidential Scholar for the spring 2020 semester at Clarkson University. Presidential Scholars must achieve…

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Webinar on school, community gardens accessibility June 16

Maine AgrAbility and the Maine CITE Coordinating Center will host a free webinar on accessibility for school and community gardens from 1 to 2 p.m….

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Maine News Events Calendar June 5

The MAINE NEWS CALENDAR of Events is updated and published online daily. The “calendar week” begins on Saturday and submissions for the digital calendar should…

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Lewiston announces Pandemic Emergency Loan Program for Small Businesses

LEWISTON — The Lewiston City Council has created a Pandemic Emergency Loan Program for Small Businesses.. The program is to provide emergency funding to small…

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Fort Western has new hours, new rules this summer

AUGUSTA — Fort Western, the 1754 National Landmark fort, store and house on the Kennebec River has reopned for the season, but with new hours….

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Michael Vermette selected as Allagash Wilderness Waterway Visiting Artist

AUGUSTA — Michael Vermette has been chosen as the Allagagash Wilderness Waterway Visiting Artist for 2020, the Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry has announced….

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UnitedHealthcare helps SeniorsPlus provide meals, pet food to area residents

LEWISTON — UnitedHealthcare’s Medicare & Retirement team recently partnered with the Meals on Wheels program at SeniorsPlus to provide meals for more than 800 residents…

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Strong students compete in National History Day contest

STRONG — Last month, 12 students from Strong Elementary School qualified for competition in the National History Day in Maine State Contest. Because of the…

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Resources to help you through these times, Good News and a little humor with Bob Marley

Turner Publishing wants to make sure its readers stay up to date on the most current information and resources related to the COVID-19 pandemic. For…

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Oxford County Soil & Water Conservation District photo contest opens

SOUTH PARIS — The Oxford County Soil & Water Conservation District has announced the 2020 Conservation Photo Contest. The district is looking for the best…

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