Maine Northern Railway Passenger Train Rides Help Raise Funds for Local Community

Friday, November 24, 2017

The Fort Kent Lions Club raised $11,000 after a day of passenger train rides earlier this year. All proceeds will benefit the Fort Kent, St. Francis, Frenchville and Eagle Lake communities in the area. Maine Northern Railway provided the engines and passenger cars for the ride and crews volunteered their time to support the local community.


Launching SLAB - Wood from the Hood

Monday, November 20, 2017

Grannan Street is home to many celebrations around innovation, art, and community. On Thursday, November 17, all three elements were present for the launch of SLAB – Wood from the Hood. 


Hampton High School Greenhouse

Friday, November 17, 2017

J.D. Irving, Limited is proud to partner with Hampton High School to provide the lumber needed for their new greenhouse project.


JDI Forester Finds Several Great Blue Heron Nests

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Veteran Block Planner, Jonathan Carson, has put his enviro-training into action and has identified several Great Blue Heron nests. The first was a single nest he found in the summer of 2016 while working in a jack pine stand in the Deersdale area.