Issue 10 : Fall 2011

Issue Contents:

Fifteen years after the last air brake sigh, in 1996, the railroad is remembered by bits of right-of-way, over which snowmobiles roar, memories of pennies on the rail and trips to “Star City” for doctors’ appointments and school.

Herbert Pence

Where Our Railroad Lives by Herbert Pence

Richards Christmas Tree Farm by Sandy Gauvin

Route 161 by Larry Cyr

Aroostook County Potato Harvest by Catherine Shaw Bowker

Prime Athletes Need Primary Care by Karim Slifka

Salmon Brook Lake Trail by Vernon M. Labbe

Moose Hunting in Maine by Warden Kevin Pelkey

Advances in Veterinary Medicine by Christiana Yule

Healthy You; Nature to the Rescue by Kim Jones

Make My Hamburger Rare Please by PHN – Vickie St. Peter

Nadeau’s House of Furniture and Nadeau’s House of Flooring OMS Interview


Sandy Gauvin, Kevin Pelkey, Christiana Yule, Vickie St. Peter, Janet Kelle, Kim Jones, Vernon Labbe, Karim Slifka, Catherine Shaw Bowker, Larry Cyr, Herbert Pence, Peter Freeman, Pete Bowmaster, Ken Lamb, Gene Cyr, Janice Bouchard, Matthew Michaud


2nd Hand Rose, Aroostook Real Estate, Aroostook Technologies Inc., Ben’s Trading Post, Boondock’s Grille, Bouchard Family Farms, Brambleberry Market, Caribou Chamber of Commerce, Caribou Inn & Convention Center, Caribou Trading Post, Central Aroostook Chamber of Commerce, Cary Medical Center, Fort Kent Ski-Doo, Graves’ Shop ‘n Save, Greater Fort Kent Area Chamber of Commerce, Greater Houlton Chamber of Commerce, Greater Madawaska Chamber of Commerce, Greater Van Buren Chamber of Commerce, I Care Pharmacy, Jerry’s Shurfine, John’s Shurfine Food Store, Katahdin Valley Health Center, M.A.C.S. Trading Post, Marden’s, McGillan Inc., Monica’s Scandinavian Imports, Nadeau’s House of Flooring, Nadeau’s House of Furniture, Northern Maine Community College, Northern Prosthetics, Noyes Florist & Greenhouse, Paterson Payroll, Pines Health Services, Pelletier Ford, Power of Prevention, Presque Isle Inn & Convention Center, Professional Home Nursing, Progressive Realty, Quigley’s Building Supply, Red River Camps, Save a Lot, Sitel Corporation, St. John Valley Pharmacy, The County Federal Credit Union, The County Stove Shop, University of Maine at Fort Kent, University of Maine at Presque Isle, Washburn Food Mart

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