North Maine Woods

Cross-Border Caravan Marks 60th Anniversary
On a cold February morning in 1957 a group of area business men and Sen. John H. Reed left Ashland on an adventure to promote the construction of a Maine-Quebec Highway which was believed would help the economy of the Ashland area.
Logging Trucks Collide
Two fully-loaded logging trucks collided on a narrow bridge in Northern Maine Wednesday morning, sending one driver to the hospital.  According to the Aroostook County Sheriff's Department, the crash happened on the Pinkham Road, west of Ashland.