Uncover Bethel's Nightlife: The Top 3 Pubs to Check Out
This article presents a tour of three unique pubs located in Bethel. Have you had the chance to visit any of these establishments? If so, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below:
Saddleback Mountain announces it will be closed on Thursday
SANDY RIVER, Maine — Saddleback Mountain has announced it will not open on Thursday due to weather conditions. The popular ski resort in Sandy River cited surface thawing-freezing and strong winds as the reason for deciding to keep its doors closed. Temperatures in the area reached the mid-40s Wednesday,...
This mountain’s panoramic views are unmatched in western Maine
Another benefit of Rumford Whitecap Mountain is the relative ease of obtaining the visual rewards.
Fair held to help Mainers find resources to help recover from December storm
PORTLAND (WGME) -- Recovery efforts from December’s storm are still ongoing in hard-hit areas like Oxford County. Tuesday night, people had a chance to learn about what relief is available. “We were actually evacuated by the fire department,” Samantha Conwell, whose home was damaged by the December storm, said....
Maine ski lift spinning again, nearly a week after hundreds were evacuated
NEWRY, Maine — The Aurora Quad ski lift at Sunday River is carrying skiers up the slopes again. The lift returned to service Tuesday morning. It had been shut down since a malfunction on Thursday last week. About 240 people had to be rescued by rope when the lift...
A Quick Hike in Maine Leads to Remnants of an Abandoned Ski Lodge
With spring right around the corner, this is prime hiking time for those willing to battle a little snow or mud. There are some incredible trails all across Maine, but very few that have a payoff quite like Potato Hill in Temple. At one point in time, that hill was used for more than just a quick hike. It was home to an old lodge and ski lift, the remnants of which are still standing.
Taste the Trio: 3 Must-Try Pizzas in Bethel
In this article, we will be exploring three exceptional pizzerias located in Bethel. Have you had the chance to sample any of their delightful offerings yet? If yes, we would love to hear your thoughts! Please feel free to leave your comments below.
Maine Judicial Branch Offers eFiling Virtual Training for Farmington, Rumford, and South Paris District Courts
The Maine Judicial Branch invites attorneys, legal staff, and professional filers in Farmington, Rumford, and South Paris District Courts and the Oxford County Superior Court to a live, virtual training session. Tyler Technologies will conduct the session, focusing on the new eFiling system, which will be mandatory in these courts from April 1, 2024.
Yes, FEMA is going door-to-door in several Maine counties
MAINE, USA — THE QUESTION. Is FEMA or MEMA sending people door-to-door to give out fliers about disaster recovery?. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Maine Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) THE ANSWER. Yes, FEMA is traveling door-to-door in neighborhoods in Androscoggin, Franklin, Kennebec, Oxford, and Somerset counties to notify people...
UMF hosts Education Career Fair to help schools hire qualified educators to meet Maine’s serious teacher shortage on March 4
FARMINGTON — The University of Maine at Farmington is holding a free and open-to-the-public Education Career Fair featuring employers from school districts and educational organizations from throughout the state. The […]
Barn goes up in flames in Farmington
FARMINGTON, Maine — Agencies from multiple towns responded to a barn fire in Farmington Thursday night. It happened around 10:45 p.m. on Holley Road, according to a social media post by the Farmington Fire Department. Upon arrival, crews found a fully engulfed barn that was attached to a house....
No fluke: Girl beats boys to win 2nd straight state wrestling title
Maddie Ripley won a Maine state wrestling title, defeating three boys in a single day.
Hundreds of people evacuated by rope after ski lift malfunction at Maine ski resort
NEWRY, Maine — More than 200 people were evacuated by rope after the Aurora Quad ski lift at Sunday River malfunctioned Thursday morning. Resort officials tell Maine's Total Coverage that the lift operator noticed a mechanical issue at 11:09 a.m. and stopped the lift. Within 10 minutes, Sunday River Patrol, with lift operators and Mountain Hosts, started a rope evacuation of people from the chairlift.
Three Lincoln Academy Wrestlers Win State Class B Championships
Three Lincoln Academy wrestlers were crowned State Class B champions on Saturday, Feb. 17 at Mt. Valley High School in Rumford. Senior Jayden Lafrenaye picked up his second state championship, winning the 165 pound class. Junior Adam St. Cyr won the 138 pound title, following in his father Shawn’s footsteps by winning a state title for the Eagles. Freshman Jakobi Hagar won the 175 pound State B title.
Today the gas price is close to $3.08 in Wilton as of 2024-02-28. Find the available station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Wednesday is $3.294, a week ago the price is $3.274 , according to AAA.
It’s Been 50 Years Since Aerosmith Play A Gym At UMaine Farmington For $3 A Head
Imagine watching Aerosmith, in a gymnasium, for $3 a head!. For students attending the University of Maine at Farmington in the early 1970s, they didn't have to use their imaginations. Thanks to a forward-thinking Student Senate Social Chair named Tullio Nieman, they had the opportunity to do just that. Nieman,...
Girls B South Regional Final Oceanside vs Spruce Mountain
We have reached the Regional Finals of the High School Basketball Tournament!. The Girl’s Class B South Regional Final had top seeded Oceanside squaring off against #3 Spruce Mountain!
Police in North Fayette warn residents of scam claiming to be a computer security issue
NORTH FAYETTE (KDKA) - Police in North Fayette are now warning residents about a scam going around. They said that it cost two victims a total of more than $67,000 and those victims got alerts claiming their security was compromised on their computers. They were then directed to contact Microsoft and then told they had to pay to get it fixed. One victim deposited more than $20,000 into a Bitcoin account. The other victim handed cash to a man who claimed to be with the Federal Reserve. Now, police are making sure people do not fall for this scam, asking residents who experience something similar to call 911 should they get any suspicious calls or alerts.
Could you get federal help? FEMA officials go door-to-door in Maine
STONEHAM, Maine — Knocking on 15,000 doors each week, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has representatives in five Maine counties right now. The Disaster Survivor Assistance Teams are trying to reach those people who sustained damage in the December storms that caused severe damage and flooding. The teams are...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.15 and $3.16 in Bethel as of 2024-02-26. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Monday is $3.264, a week ago the price is $3.279 , according to AAA.