Drought conditions lessened in some parts but there still wasn’t enough rain (UNL Drought Monitor maps) Please Support Local Advertisers Long-rain forecast says hotter and drier than normal NORTH SHORE — Despite the downpours, the drought persists. Although the weekend deluges helped, most of Massachusetts is still too dry, accordingContinue Reading

Fourkiller makes mark in lawn care BY CHAD HUNTER Reporter 12/13/2019 08:30 AM Fourkiller Lawn Solutions owner Tyler Fourkiller, left, and company foreman Clifton Holmes remove leaves from a yard on Dec. 3 in Stilwell. CHAD HUNTER/CHEROKEE PHOENIX Tyler Fourkiller, 26, owns and operates Fourkiller Lawn Solutions basedContinue Reading

Jefferson Water & Sewer District in eastern Franklin County has placed an immediate ban on all outside water usage until further notice. First-time violators face a minimum $200 fine. Each additional offense will result in “a fine of $250 and/or disconnection” of services, the district warns in messages posted onContinue Reading

Jefferson Water & Sewer District in eastern Franklin County has placed an immediate ban on all outside water usage until further notice. First-time violators face a minimum $200 fine. Each additional offense will result in “a fine of $250 and/or disconnection” of services, the district warns in messages posted onContinue Reading

Jefferson Water & Sewer District in eastern Franklin County has placed an immediate ban on all outside water usage until further notice. First-time violators face a minimum $200 fine. Each additional offense will result in “a fine of $250 and/or disconnection” of services, the district warns in messages posted onContinue Reading