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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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Weekend Fire Leaves One Man in Critical Condition

| August 4, 2014

CARIBOU, ME: A weekend apartment fire leaves one man in critical condition.  The two-story apartment building at 16 Sincock Street in Caribou caught fire shortly after 9 o’clock Sunday night.   Crews battled the blaze for 3 hours with mutual aid from Washburn and Presque Isle Fire Departments.  The fire was out by midnight.  The […]

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Man Shot and Killed in Police Standoff

| August 4, 2014

LAGRANGE, ME: A man has been shot and killed after a standoff in Lagrange.  49 year old Lewis Conlogue of Legrange was shot by a state trooper after holding police at bay for 3 hours.  The standoff took place outside the site of a former restaurant, “Island Farm” on Rt. 16.  Conlogue died at the […]

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