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Kyle Dube Sentenced to 60 years in Prison for Murder

Kyle Dube Sentenced to 60 years in Prison for Murder

| May 8, 2015

  BANGOR, Maine (AP) – A Maine man who lured a 15-year-old girl to her death with a fake Facebook profile is going to prison for 60 years. The sentence was imposed Friday on 22-year-old Kyle Dube, of Orono, who was convicted of killing Nichole Cable. The judge imposed 60 years for murder and 30 […]

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Public Help Needed in Washburn Break In

Public Help Needed in Washburn Break In

| April 22, 2015

A break in took place in Washburn Tuesday night.  According to the Washburn Police Department Facebook page, a person or persons broke into White Services on Main Street in Washburn and took a large sum of loose and rolled quarters.  Police are asking that anyone with information contact the police department.  If you saw anything […]

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Update on Southern Aroostook Power Outages

Update on Southern Aroostook Power Outages

| April 21, 2015

The lights are still out for almost 2000 Emera Maine customers, 1238 of those in Aroostook County.  Emera Maine crews are working to restore the power despite windy conditions overnight.  The outage began when a beaver felled a tree that landed on a high voltage transmission line in a very rural, heavily wooded area.  Crews […]

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MANDATORY EVACUATION IN PERTH-ANDOVER

MANDATORY EVACUATION IN PERTH-ANDOVER

| April 18, 2015

MANDATORY EVACUATION The Village of Perth-Andover is issuing a MANDATORY EVACUATION for people that live within low areas of the Village of Perth-Andover to proceed in a voluntary evacuation and make arrangements for alternate lodging.   We are asking all evacuees to register with us at the Village Office 273-4958, and  leave us a contact number of where you […]

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Update…Controlled Burn Building Fire in Easton Causes Lane Closure

Update…Controlled Burn Building Fire in Easton Causes Lane Closure

| April 15, 2015

Fire fighters are conducting a controlled burn of a building in Easton.  Due to that,  a lane is currently closed on US 1A between White Road and Hersom Road (2 miles north of the Mars Hill area).  The MDOT is advising motorists to expect delays.  

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