September 2018

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Wed
05
Sep

Two Escape from Cooke Aquaculture Boat Fire

Marine Patrol Officer Brian Brodie rescued two employees of Cooke Aquaculture in Passamaquoddy Bay after their boat caught fire on August 31.

Wed
12
Sep

Calais Schools to Focus on School Climate

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

Wed
12
Sep

Those Magnificent Men in their Flying Machines

 

Flying high above the St. Croix River during one of his many adventurous forays into the clouds is Joe Benedetto of Calais.  (Photo by Lura Jackson)

Wed
12
Sep

Music on the Green Wraps up with Double B’s

 

The last Music on the Green concert of the year, Featuring the Double B’s, was held last Tuesday. The group played a selection of rock songs that had the crowd singing and dancing along with the music. The concert was a great way to end the summer music season. (Photo by Kaileigh Deacon)

Fri
14
Sep

Erica Pike, FNP Joins CRMS Family Medicine

Calais Regional Hospital is pleased to announce the addition of Erica Pike, Family Nurse Practitioner, to the CRMS Family Medicine office.   

Wed
19
Sep

Washington Place Residents Celebrate National Assisted Living Week

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
19
Sep

Pavement Pending for Slew of City Streets

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
19
Sep

Barbershop Latitude 45 Now Open on Main Street

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
19
Sep

Indian Day Celebration to be Held at Indian Township

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
19
Sep

POW/MIA Day September 21, 2018

Please join Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9779  as we stand watch over the POW-MIA flag at 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and remember those brave Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines and Coast Guardsmen who served as Prisoners of War or are considered Missing In Action. The Remembrance Ceremony will take place at 1 p.m.

Wed
19
Sep

Former Smoke Shop Operator Arrested For Trafficking

Kristian Crowley of Jonesport and Machias is currently held on $25,000 bail in the Washington County Jail in Machias. 

State Police arrested Crowley on Tuesday, Sept. 11 and charged him with unlawful trafficking of scheduled drugs. Trafficking is a felony.

Wed
19
Sep

Kidney Donation Sought for 27-year-old Woman

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
19
Sep

Jr. High/Elementary Cross Country

 

Jr. High/Elementary Cross Country meet Wednesday.  These are the elementary kids lining up at the starting line.  They all did a great job!  Teams from Princeton, Alexander, Woodland, Calais and Indian Township participated.  (Submitted photo)

Wed
19
Sep

SCRTC News

By Luke McDonald, Senior from WHS

He is enrolled in the Building Trades class

 

Wed
12
Sep

Peter Mercier Softball Tourney Results

Fourth Annual 2018 Event

 

Wed
12
Sep

Eastport Pirate Festival a Merry Occasion

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
05
Sep

PES Wins Kindness Challenge

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

Wed
05
Sep

St. Croix No. 1 Readies Ground Floor for Antique Engines

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
05
Sep

Baileyville Council Unanimously Votes to Prohibit Retail Marijuana Sales

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

Wed
05
Sep

Remembering Arnold Clark

By Kaileigh Deacon

 

Wed
05
Sep

Passamaquoddy Language Reaches Milestone in Preservation Practices

By Lura Jackson

Wed
05
Sep

Music on the Green

 

Tuesday's Music on the Green was Bigfoot Country sponsored by The First. The group played a variety of music from covers of well-known songs as well as a few original pieces. They kept the crowd entertained and singing along with the music. (Photo by Kaileigh Deacon).

Wed
05
Sep

Haunted Maine Lighthouses Illuminates Storied History

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
05
Sep

Tourney Results 2018 “Full Tilt Golf Championship”

Repeat Champions Toby Cole and James Mcdonald

 

1st Flight: 

1st gross- (103g) James Macdonald / Toby Cole  (CHAMPIONS)

1st net- (91n) Joel McGee / Chris Nelson

2nd gross- (104g) Darren Libby / Steve Estey 

Wed
05
Sep

3 Nations Anthology Reading at the Sunbury Shores Arts & Nature Centre, St. Andrews, NB

On Saturday, September 8, 3–5 p.m. (Atlantic Time), Sunbury Shores Arts & Nature Centre in St. Andrews, NB will hold a reading of the 2018 Maine Literary Award winning 3 Nations Anthology: Native, Canadian & New England Writers edited by Valerie Lawson from Resolute Bear Press. 

Wed
12
Sep

Closing of Randy’s Variety Marks End of Era in Alexander

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
12
Sep

Katahdin Coffee House Thrives in Downtown Calais

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
12
Sep

Buddy Benches Add Warmth to CES

By Lura Jackson

 

Wed
12
Sep

Perry Family Loses Home to Fire

A family in Perry with six children has lost their home to a fire that took place on Friday, September 7th. Firefighters from the Perry Fire Department, Eastport, Pleasant Point, Charlotte and Robbinston combatted the blaze but were unable to quell it in time. 

Wed
19
Sep

Participation from Calais Residents Sought for Library Hotspot Survey

By Lura Jackson