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Selected Editorials from the Editor

Suns & Shields Christian Inspirational Writings by Rachelle Hamlin

Selected editorials from Dr. Katherine Albrecht, Ed. D.


The Roberts Trap is Sprung

By:  Bill Dunne
One of the most overlooked aspects of the year just ended is the vindication of Chief Justice John Roberts -- a vindication that showed up as the national catastrophe known as ObamaCare got rolling.  Roberts may have also doomed Hillary Clinton's chance to live in the White House again... click here to read whole editorial


The river at Puddledock breached its banks and closed the road to Canada in the early morning hours of April 16, 2014. The road was closed for most of the day. photo/David Deschesne


Local News

April 18, 2014 - Fort Fairfield Now Through the Worst of 2014 Spring Flood Season

Local Pageants

April 4, 2014 - Brianna Osterblom crowned 2014 Little Miss Fort Fairfield. Click on photo for larger version.




April 4, 2014 - Camryn Ala crowned 2014 Pre Teen Miss Fort Fairfield. Click on photo for larger version




April 5, 2014 -Delaney McKeen was crowned 2014 Little Miss Mars Hill. Click on photo for larger version




April 5, 2014 - Brittany Baird was crowned 2014 Miss Mars Hill. Click on photo for larger version




April 12, 2014 - Libby Grass was crowned 2014 Pre-Teen Miss Mars Hill. Click on photo for larger version




April 12, 2014 - Isabelle Wright was crowned 2014 Jr. Miss Mars Hill. Click on photo for larger version




April 12, 2014 - Noelle Bailey was crowned 2014 Teen Miss Mars Hill. Click on photo for larger version




April 2, 2014 - Fort's New Bakery Serves Up Food & Fun

April 2, 2014 - Three Fort Youths Win at K of C State Free Throw Championship

April 2, 2014 - FFPD Steps Up Defensive Against Bath Salt Use in Fort Fairfield

March 19, 2014 - Fort Fairfield Town Council March 2014 Meeting Audio now online. Click here to access index of mp3 files.


Upcoming Events

April 22, 2014 - Fort Fairfield town council meeting.

Maine News

April 2, 2014 - Maine Democrats Vote to Continue Free Welfare Ride with No Work Requirement

National News

April 2, 2014 - Homeland Security Exercise Targets "Free Americans Against Socialist Tyranny"

Recent Stories

March 19, 2014 - Six Arrested in Aroostook County Bath Salts Investigation

March 19, 2014 - Fort Fairfield Woman Arrested for Manslaughter

March 19, 2014 - Fort Fairfield High School Announces Athletic Hall of Fame

March 19, 2014 - Easton Church Reopens Under New Stewardship

March 5, 2014 - Landfill Permits Net Town $6K in Fees

March 5, 2014 - Coach Hiring Process Discussed by MSAD #20 School Board

February 19, 2014 - FFMS 8th Grade D.C. Field Trip Placed on Hold

February 5, 2014 - Fort Fairfield Volunteer Firefighters Host Annual Awards Banquet

February 5, 2014 - Fort School Board Chair Responds to FFJ Story on D.C. Field Trip

February 5, 2014 - Apparitions at Fort Fairfield Middle/High School Gym?

January 22, 2014 - Crown to Lease Ambulance from Fort Fairfield

January 22, 2014 - 8th Grade D.C. Trip Proposal Draws Large Crowd to MSAD #20 School Board Meeting

January 22, 2014 - Fort Woman Arrested in Stabbing Incident

January 8, 2014 - Fort Fairfield Public Works Provides Big City Road Care on Small Town Budget

December 25, 2013 - Foster Retires as Town Manager After 15+ Years of Service to Community of Fort Fairfield

December 25, 2013 - MEMA Bureaucrat Still Doesn't Understand Libby Dams Gate Valves Even When Explained by Designer of Dams

December 11, 2013 - Local Amateur Radio Club Holds Christmas Party in Style

December 11, 2013 - Fort Fairfield Town Council Still Considering Solutions for Libby Dam Gate Valves

November 27, 2013 - Ladner Dies From Her Injuries

November 27, 2013 - Fort School Board Considers Head Lice Protocol

November 27, 2013 - Foster Explains Dump Sticker Price Increase

November 13, 2013 - Town Acquires Village Restaurant

November 13, 2013 - Drunk on Debt, Mainers Vote to Borrow More Money

November 13, 2013 - Larry Berz Hikes Mars Hill to Limestone


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The audio recordings of most current Fort Fairfield Town Council Meetings are archived at the "MP3 Audio Files" in the left sidebar on this page.



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