Welcome to TRC 8.1!

The Three Rivers Community is a group of towns in the Maine Highlands with a total population of about 6,000: Atkinson, Bowerbank, Brownville, LaGrange, Lake View, Medford, Milo, and Sebec. TRC links our communities, businesses, & organizations together online for better social and economic progress.

TRC was founded almost 20 years ago, and has grown in many directions to suit the needs of our communities. We have local news, a community calendar, local town offices, local organization pages, an extensive visitor's center, and live local webcams!

Visitors are encouraged to sign up for an account. Only registered users will be able submit content to the site.

PCs for Maine offers affordable computers to low-income families

Submitted by Sethen on Sat, 03/28/2015 - 9:41pm

PCs for MAINE is a nonprofit effort to increase technology access for people and nonprofits that need technology to achieve important goals.

This program provides a combination of new, refurbished and custom computers with support and training for the lowest cost possible.  

Visit their website for more information!!


Road Projects in Dover-Foxcroft, Brownville and Milo

Submitted by Izzy on Sat, 03/28/2015 - 9:31pm

David Bernhardt, P.E., Commissioner, Maine Department of Transportation (MDOT) spent the day in Piscataquis County on Friday, March 20.
"It was a good opportunity to develop a relationship with the DOT." said Maine State Representative, Norm Higgins, of the time spent with Commissioner Bernhardt today. They visited Guilford after which Paul Davis, Maine State Senator,  joined them for a conversation with Dover-Foxcroft Town Manager, Jack Clukey, about roads in Dover-Foxcroft. The Dexter Road was discussed and it was asked... Read More

Train Derails Saturday Morning in Brownville

Linked from: WABI TV-5 News
Submitted by Sethen on Sat, 03/28/2015 - 9:26pm

Milo Selectmens Meeting Agenda, March 31

Submitted by Izzy on Sat, 03/28/2015 - 8:15pm


Train cars derail in Brownville

Linked from: Bangor Daily News
Submitted by Izzy on Sat, 03/28/2015 - 2:14pm

"The cars derailed at about 10:25 a.m. and blocked traffic at the track crossing until crews could move the cars out of the way."

Country Blessings Easter event, March 29

Submitted by Izzy on Sat, 03/28/2015 - 10:15am

Country Blessings Easter Celebration
24 West Main Street, Milo,
Sunday ~ March 29th
 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Many, many activities  ~   Open accompanying photo to view all !


LaGrange Town Office Page

Submitted by Izzy on Sat, 03/28/2015 - 9:39am

It's no news that the internet is a great way to share information ! In our rural communities it can be a good resource for citizens who want to know who the municipal officers are, how to contact them, town office hours, and other things we don't think about every day...until we need to know.

On... Read More

200 Maine Businesses Announce Support for New National Park and National Recreation Area

Submitted by Izzy on Thu, 03/26/2015 - 10:11pm

A group of business owners gathered today in Bangor to announce its strong support for the creation of a new National Park and National Recreation Area on 150,000 acres of land east of Baxter State Park. The group today sent letters to Maine’s congressional delegation urging their support for the project and released a “conceptual framework” that describes key features of the proposal that has earned their support.

More than 200 Maine businesses,... Read More

Wizard of Oz

Submitted by Izzy on Thu, 03/26/2015 - 10:10pm


Penquis Valley Schools Middle School Drama Club presents The Wizard of Oz !
Stop by the Milo Town Hall on Friday, March 27, or Saturday, March 28th
at 6:00 p.m. to view this astounding performance.
Admission: $5.00 per person or $20.00 per family.
All proceeds benefit future PVMS Drama productions.

Outer Park Street Webcam is up!

Submitted by Sethen on Thu, 03/26/2015 - 8:09pm

Food Sale, April 4

Submitted by Izzy on Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:57am


A Food Sale will be held at Tradewinds Market in Milo
on April 4 beginning at 9:00 a.m.....until sold out !
The sale is sponsored by St. Johns Episcopal Church.

Amateur Radio License Class Starts March 12

Submitted by Izzy on Thu, 03/26/2015 - 9:00am

Entry level Technician Amateur Radio Class
at the Milo Town Hall
Mondays and Thursdays starting March 12.

To register contact Ben Kittredge at 207.943.2849
or e-mail: parc@klpq.org
k1pq.org... Read More

Medford: Meeting re: Better Internet Service

Submitted by Izzy on Mon, 03/23/2015 - 1:22pm

Meeting re: improving internet connectivity for Medford.
March 24, 2015 at 6:30 p.m. at Milo Town Hall.
State Rep. Norm Higgins and providers to brainstorm solutions
for better internet connections in Medford and surrounding areas.
Please come.

Piscataquis County Soil and Water Conservation District Board meeting

Linked from: Bangor Daily News
Submitted by Izzy on Mon, 03/23/2015 - 9:48am

April Calendar Raffle !

Submitted by Izzy on Mon, 03/23/2015 - 8:56am

PVHS Class of 2018 April Calendar Raffle !
The Class of 2018 is selling raffle tickets for their first annual April Calendar Raffle.
Tickets are $10.00 each.
Winning tickets are returned to the drawing for the chance to win up to 29 additional prizes.
If you are interested in purchasing a ticket, please contact Mr. Emery,... Read More