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Scottish Heavyweight Games are Underway in Perth-Andover

| May 30, 2014

The Gathering of the Scots in Perth Andover this weekend and what would the event without the Heavyweight Games. Today the Masters division took center stage.   9 competitors from as far away as Ontario and New Hampshire were in Perth- Andover to kick off the Scottish Heavyweight games. 4 time World Champion Dirk Bishop […]

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Dooryard Arts Festival

| May 30, 2014

WOODSTOCK, NB – The Dooryard Arts Festival is once again coming to Woodstock. In its seventh year the music and arts festival is looking to have its biggest showing ever, and tonight’s kick off event is just the beginning of the festival. Though the Dooryard Music and Arts Festival is a month and a half away, […]

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Presque Isle IRS Offices Temporarily Change Hours

| May 30, 2014

The IRS Taxpayer Assistance Centers at 36 North Street, Presque Isle and 202 Harlow Street, Bangor will have reduced hours over the next couple of weeks.  Taxpayers are encouraged to check the days and hours of service at IRS.gov. The IRS reminds taxpayers that it is a good practice to always check the availability of […]

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Bangor woman found guilty of killing husband

| May 30, 2014

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – A judge says a Bangor woman is guilty of murder for killing her husband in a jealous rage. WZON-AM reports Judge E. Allen Hunter accused Roxanne Jeskey of “monstrous savagery” when he gave his verdict on Friday afternoon. Police say Jeskey used weapons that included a box-cutter, plastic baseball bat and pliers to […]

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Portland man charged with possessing child porn

| May 30, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine state police have charged a Portland man with possession of child pornography. Detectives from the State Police Computer Crimes Unit arrested 42-year-old Marcus Chapman on Wednesday after an analysis of his computer showed thousands of images of child pornography. He was released the same day on $1,060 cash. Police said none of […]

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