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Man Charged in New Brunswick Snake Deaths

Man Charged in New Brunswick Snake Deaths

| March 31, 2015

A 38-year-old man from Montreal, formerly of Campbellton, has been charged in connection with the deaths of two children.  Jean Claude Savoie has been charged with one count of criminal negligence causing the deaths of brothers Noah and Connor Barthe.  Four-year-old Noah Barthe and his six-year-old brother Connor both died on August 5, 2013 in Campbellton.  Autopsies […]

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More than 500 Maine Children Waiting to be Adopted

More than 500 Maine Children Waiting to be Adopted

| March 30, 2015

There is a shortage of foster and adoptive homes available in the state.  The Maine Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) drew attention to this increasing problem Monday.  According to a press release, in Maine, there are currently 1,990 children in foster care.  Of those children, 502 are seeking adoption. “Unfortunately, the number of […]

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Police Looking for Suspect in Attempted Robbery

Police Looking for Suspect in Attempted Robbery

| March 29, 2015

The Presque Isle Police Department is asking the public to help locate a person who attempted to rob Graves Shop & Save Sunday afternoon.  They are asking anyone that recognizes the person and/or clothing from the photos to contact them immediately.  It is believed this person was last seen at the Freshie’s Gulf gas station […]

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Man dead, Woman Injured After Snowmobile Accident in Nackawic, N.B.

Man dead, Woman Injured After Snowmobile Accident in Nackawic, N.B.

| March 25, 2015

A New Brunswick man is dead after a snowmobile crash in Nackawic.  According to RCMP, a 29 year old man from Durham Bridge, N.B. and a 29 year old woman from Oromocto, N.B. were riding on a snowmobile Tuesday night.  The man died at the scene after loosing control of the snowmobile and crashing into […]

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Man Lucky to be Alive After Accident on Chapman Road

Man Lucky to be Alive After Accident on Chapman Road

| March 24, 2015

A roll over on the Chapman road outside Presque Isle closed the road for 15 to 20 minutes.  Twenty-one year old Dillon J. Hadfield, was driving east on the road when he struck some slushy snow. According to the state police that snow and slush caused him to lose traction. The tires left the roadway […]

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