Issue 1 : Summer 2009

Issue Contents:

Ployes are a multi-generational staple in the upper St. John Valley of Aroostook County and the Madawaska region of New Brunswick. They were served in 19th century logging camps with most meals.

Robin Elsbeth Jenkins

The North Maine Woods by Janet Kelle

Maine’s Own Buckwheat Treats by Robin Jenkins

Presque Isle Turns 150 by Kimberly Smith

It’s Time… by Rayle Ainsworth & Sarah Ulman

Sesquicelebrate Caribou by John Swanberg

Wind Power & High Education by Rachel Rice & Karen Gonya

Healthy You: Have Sun Sense by Kim Jones

Overcoming Varicose Vein-ity by Kim Jones

Sodium: What Is The Right Amount by Professional Home Nursing

Company MD by Tami Kilcollins

County Critters by Dr. Hotham

Increase In Fees: Still A Wicked Good Deal by Regis Trembly

Boondock’s Grille OMS Interview

Furniture & Floors North OMS Interview


Karen Gonya, Robin Elsbeth Jenkins, Tamra Kilcollins, Kim Jones, Rachel Rice, Regis Trembly, Christine Chabre, Gene Cyr, John Herold, Michelle Olsen


Acadia Home Care, Advantage Gasses & Tools, Aroostook Centre Mall, Aroostook Orthotics & Prosthetics, LLC, Aroostook Technologies, Boondock’s Grille, Bouchard Family Farms, Canterbury Royale, Cary Medical Center, Classic Appraisals, Connect North America, County Abatement, Inc, County Bluegrass Festival, Dean’s Motor Lodge, Evergreen Geothermal & Wind Energy, First Choice Real Estate, First Choice Wireless, Fort Fairfield Chamber of Commerce, Fort Kent Ski-Doo, Frank Martin Sons, Inc, Furniture & Floors North, Greater Houlton Chamber of Commerce, Greater Madawaska Chamber of Commerce, Greater Van Buren Chamber of Commerce, Hampton Inn, Husson University, Integrys Energy Services,, Maine Potato Blossom Festival, Maine Potato Growers, Inc, Maine Solar and Wind LLC, Maine Veteran’s Home, Marden’s, McGillan Inc, Nadeau House of Furniture, Norstate Federal Credit Union, Northern Maine Commuity College, Northern Maine Medical Center, Paradis Shop & Save – Fort Kent, PNM Construction Inc, Presque Isle Area Chamber of Commerce, Professional Home Nursing, Quigley’s Building Supply, Robin’s Chocolate Sauce, Roger’s Sport Center, Inc, Stew’s Downtome Sight & Sound, Town of Fort Fairfield, University of Maine at Presque Isle, York’s of Houlton

Many thanks to our contributors and advertisers who make our issues possible.

Use the viewer below to read the complete digital copy where you can flip pages, double click to zoom in and click links to find out more.  Use the icons to the left of the viewer to go fullscreen, share on social media, view all pages and check out other issues.  All for free.

On mobile? Click here.


Photos on this page Copyright © Our Maine Street.