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Marquis Pleads Not Guilty

| August 22, 2014

The man accused of killing his girlfriend in St. Francis has pleaded not guilty.  Jesse Marquis was arraigned in Aroostook County Superior Court in Caribou on Friday.  He pleaded not guilty to murder.  According to Tim Feeley of the Maine Attorney Generals Office, the court has given 90 days for both parties to submit motions.  The […]

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Presque Isle City Manager Finalist for Job in Brunswick

| August 19, 2014

Presque Isle may soon be looking for a new City Manager.  Jim Bennett was announced as a finalist for the open town manager job in Brunswick.  He is one of two names released today.  Bennett says while he applied for this job because it is his wife’s hometown and close to his hometown of Lisbon.  He […]

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Oakfield Meth Bust

| August 19, 2014

The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency has responded to its 18th Meth Bust of the year.  This time in Oakfield.  Police responded to a home on the River Road in Oakfield after receiving a 911 call saying someone was trying to burn the house down.  When officers arrived at the residence, they found people who appeared […]

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Caribou Police Need Public Help to Find Man

| August 19, 2014

Your help is needed in locating a man wanted in connection with several burglaries.  The Caribou Police Department needs help locating 26 year old David Pelletier of Washburn/Wade, Caribou and Presque Isle.  He is wanted in connection with several burglaries and thefts in the Central Aroostook County area.  Pelletier is aware the police are looking […]

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A Merrill Woman is Charged with Leaving the Scene of an Accident

| August 6, 2014

Photo Courtesy of the Aroostook Sheriff’s Department Merrill, ME: A Merrill woman has been charged with leaving the scene of an accident.  According to the Aroostook County Sheriff’s Department, 28 year old Paula Gardiner was charged after deputies found her 2003 Mitsubishi Galant on it’s roof, in a ditch in Littleton on Tuesday evening.  The vehicle […]

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