New WFFJ-TV Videos


2017 Maine Potato Blossom Parade Highlights


Maine Potato Blossom Festival - The Early Days


ICare Pharmacy 10th Anniversary


Former Fort Fairfield Bridge, 8mm footage & documentary


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The Fort Fairfield Journal is the only local newspaper in Northern Maine NOT owned by the Bangor Daily News


Munstermobile.  Charlene and Oscar Argraves along with “Grandpa” from the 1950’s hit TV show The Munsters check out Grandpa’s coffin dragster from that show.  They met up at the Rods Rides and Relics Car Show during the 163rd annual Northern Maine Fair.  The car show was held last weekend in The Forum and featured other TV cars from the Dukes of Hazzard and Knight Riderphoto/David Deschesne



Local News

Fort Fairfield Town Council Meeting April 19, 2017 audio file now available. Click here for index.

July 19, 2017 - Presque Isle Landfill Seeks to Absorb/Restructure Tri-Community Landfill

July 5, 2017 - Michael Kelley Retires After 45 Years in Banking

July 5, 2017 - Final Two Bodies Recovered From Square Lake

June 21, 2017 - Children's Playhouse Newest Addition to Memorial Garden

June 7, 2017 - Voters Approve 2017-18 School Budget

May 24, 2017 - Fort Fairfield Schools Seek an Additional $200,000 From Local Taxpayers

May 24, 2017 - "Elvis" Visits Presque Isle!


May 10, 2017 - At 80, Dan Ladner Conducts Caribou Choral Society for Half of His Life

Chef Rob Ottaviano speaks with attendees of the Down East magazine World’s Best Lobster Roll Competition about using Salmon Brook Valley maple syrup as one of his unique ingredients in his lobster roll recipe. Inset:  Rob Ottaviano (center) with Jason Carter (right) and Nate Picard (left). Jason and Nate helped Rob prepare, assemble, and serve the lobster rolls for the competition.     NMCC photos



Upcoming Events



Knights of Columbus (Fort Fairfield) Bingo every Saturday Night


July 28 – August 5, 2017 - Northern Maine Fair




Maine News


May 10, 2017 - Maine Adopts Mark of the Beast "Real ID" Scheme

April 12, 2017 - Governor LePage Supports "Mark of the Beast" Style ID System

March 15, 2017 - Congressman Poliquin Pushing to Have Maine Adopt "Mark of the Beast"-Style Track and Trace Control Grid

February 15, 2017 - Statewide Coalition of Maine Businesses Urges Repeal of 3% Tax Surcharge

October 12, 2016 - Overall, Maine Crime Rate Drops in 2015 From Previous Year

October 12, 2016 - Gov. LePage Receives Highest Marks on Fiscal Report Card

National News

March 29, 2017 - Federal Income Tax Jurisdiction Explained


March 15, 2017 - Hacked "Smart TVs" Used to Spy on Unwitting Viewers


February 15, 2017 - Democrat Rent-A-Mobs Demand Muslim Terrorists Be Admitted Into U.S. Without Being Checked


February 1, 2017 – Trump Makes Good on Campaign Promises


November 23, 2016 - Michael Moore Calls for Eliminating 47 States from Future Presidential Elections


November 9, 2016 - U.S. Dollar Losing World Reserve Currency Status


August 31, 2016 - Maine Land Giveaway to Benefit Globalist Depopulation and "Re-Wilding" Agenda


August 31, 2016 - Maryland Public School to Allow Boys and Girls to Sleep Together in Hotel Rooms on Overnight Field Trips


Legal Notice to Maine Congressional Delegation re: Illegal and Fraudulent Federal Income Tax.  The Federal Income Tax is being illegally enforced outside of federal jurisdiction. Click here to read the full legal notice.


Click here for 2017 Jr., Teen & Miss Fort Fairfield pageant photos









Click here for photos of the 2017 Little Miss/Pre-Teen Miss Fort Fairfield Pageant











Suns & Shields Christian Inspirational Writings by Rachel Hamlin









Selected Editorials from Dr. Katherine Albrecht, Ed. D.



Recent Stories

April 26, 2017 - Fort Schools Struggling With Performance Based Education Grading System

April 12, 2017 - Local Nine Year-Old Participates in National Golf Competition

March 15, 2017 - Backstage at the MacMaster-Leahy Concert

March 1, 2017 - Community Bandstand to be Rebuilt as it Was: But Should it Be?

March 1, 2017 - GSA vs. FFHS Game Reunites Former Band Director With Fort Fairfield Acquaintances

February 1, 2017 - Chappy Clark Recognized for 1,000 Point Milestone

January 18, 2017 - Cooking Matters at the Store Tour Held at Hillside IGA

January 5, 2017 - Fort Fairfield Community Bandstand Collapses

January 4, 2017 - Fort Fairfield Adopts Free Municipal Land Program to Attract New Businesses

December 21, 2016 - Nobody Injured in Fort School Bus Mishap

December, 21, 2016 - "Hellivision" Documentary Video features WAGM-TV8 in cameo appearance

November 23, 2016 - Maine's Minimum Wage Increase to Cause Rising Prices and Unemployment

November 9, 2016 - Yoder Repairing Clock with Ties to Lincoln War General

October 26, 2016 - Construction Begins on Fiber Optic Internet Line in Fort Fairfield

October 26, 2016 - Over Three Fourths of Fort Fairfield Students Do Not Participate in Harvest

October 26, 2016 - Pattee Brook Pedestrian Bridge to be Replaced

October 26, 2016 - ReEnergy Celebrates National Biomass Energy Day

October 12, 2016 - Fort Fairfield Awarded StormReady Community Designation, Again

September 28, 2016 - Fort Fairfield's Farmer's Market Celebrating First Season

September 28, 2016 - Fort Fairfield Town Council Discusses Referendum Question #2 with a "Yes on 2" Advocate

September 28, 2016 - Fort's 2016-17 Mil Rate Holds

September 14, 2016 - New Jersey Pastor Sends Words of Support to Governor LePage



click here for archives of past stories


The audio recordings of most current Fort Fairfield Town Council Meetings are archived at the "MP3 Audio Files" in the left sidebar on this page.



It is not mandatory for your child to receive potentially dangerous, toxic vaccines in order to attend public school.  Click Here to download an immunization exemption form from the Maine Department of Education.


Click here for great visual images that put the National Debt into perspective. Also be sure to check out the awesome video at the bottom of that page.


Special Video Presentation: "There Will Be No Economic Recovery:  Prepare Yourself Accordingly"Presented by Stefan Molyneux