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Two St. Francis women sent to hospital following rollover
UPDATE: 3:50 p.m.: Both Dubois and Brann were treated at the NMMC emergency department and then released, according to a hospital spokesperson. SINCLAIR, Maine - Donna Dubois, 56, and her mother, B...
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Police urge drivers to slow down for 'pools of standing water' after two cars slide off I-95
AROOSTOOK COUNTY, Maine - Maine State Police are urging drivers to slow down if they see "pools of standing water" in the roadway, after two vehicles slid off the I-95 yesterday, March 4, in two se...
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Fire destroys garage in Grand Isle
GRAND ISLE, Maine - Construction equipment, tools and recreational vehicles were lost in a garage fire on Tuesday afternoon, March 3, at a home at 243 Morneault Road, according to Grand Isle's Fire...
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State Police investigating Houlton death as a homicide
HOULTON, Maine - State Police now say they are investigating the death of a Houlton man as a homicide. The body of Keith Suitter, a 61-year-old who lived alone at his home on Hillview Avenue, was d...
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Board of Pharmacy suspends former NMMC pharmacist's license for 15 days
FORT KENT, Maine - A former director of pharmacy at Northern Maine Medical Center had his license suspended for 15 days this month as part of a consent agreement between himself and the State of Ma...
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Car, truck and tractor lost in overnight fire
FRENCHVILLE, Maine - A car, a truck and a tractor were lost overnight, Wednesday, Feb. 25, in a garage fire at 10 Boucher St., according to Frenchville Fire Chief Michael Michaud. Firefighters resp...
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Four teenagers escape injury after rollover onto Fish River
SOLDIER POND, Maine - Ryan Macnaught, 19, of New Gloucester was traveling on Soldier Pond Road at 10:20 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24, when he lost control of his 2004 Chevrolet Trailblazer as he approache...
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No fatalities in series of accidents involving 70 vehicles on I-95; pileup includes school bus and tractor-trailer
UPDATE 3:45 p.m.: State police now say more than 70 vehicles were involved in the interstate pileup this morning, with 50 of the vehicles requiring towing, according to a follow-up press release by...
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Collision sends vehicle into Roy Auto Parts
FORT KENT, Maine - A motor vehicle accident at the intersection of East Main and Market streets on Friday, Feb. 20, left one vehicle totaled and caused "several thousands of dollars" in damage to R...
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FUNDRAISERS: Lunch raises $6,300 for American Red Cross
ST. AGATHA, Maine - Volunteers recently organized a fundraiser on behalf of the Chamberland family whose trucking business lost a building and several trucks in a Nov. 22 fire. Mark and Dale Chambe...
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Weather forecast includes advisory for wind chill that could go as low as 35 below
AROOSTOOK COUNTY, Maine - The U.S. National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for 3 p.m. today, Monday, Feb. 23, through 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24, for several counties. In addition, ...
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Cat rescued two months after abandoned
FORT KENT, Maine - A seventh cat, allegedly abandoned by its owner nearly two months ago, was safely captured Monday evening, Feb. 16, according to Jean Cobb of PAWS Animal Welfare Society, Inc. "W...
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