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Easton holding public hearing so residents can learn more about revaluation

Easton holding public hearing so residents can learn more about revaluation

| April 30, 2015

Residents in the small town of Easton know change is coming. And for many, it’s a scary one. With an increase in taxes on the horizon…people are feeling anxious. “Quite concerned about it actually, I’m not sure what’s going to happen or how high they’re going to go up,” said longtime resident Jason Rooney. According […]

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Father of alleged St. Francis murderer expresses sympathy and sadness

Father of alleged St. Francis murderer expresses sympathy and sadness

| April 29, 2015

“It hurts…he could spend the rest of his life in jail. And there’s nothing I can do,” said Paul Marquis, the father of alleged killer Jesse Marquis. Marquis looked at an old picture of his son Jesse. Pictures are all he’s seen of his son in the last year. Accused of a brutal murder, Jesse […]

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Family of murder victim Amy Theriault spread petition statewide for daughter’s justice

Family of murder victim Amy Theriault spread petition statewide for daughter’s justice

| April 28, 2015

They never thought at their age they’d put permanent ink on their bodies…but tattoos are the closest Barbara and Ricky Theriault can get to having their late daughter Amy with them each and every day. “It’s hard because we get emotional any time we talk about Amy,” said Barbara Theriault. It’s a loss they never […]

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AMHC educates community about sexual assault awareness

AMHC educates community about sexual assault awareness

| April 27, 2015

Wendy Page is passionate about seeing sexual assault statistics drop¬†in our state. That’s what brought her and a few of her colleagues to the Maine School of Science and Mathematics on Monday,¬†spreading awareness about a problem that affects so many. “A lot of communities might not be open or think that this doesn’t happen here […]

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Houlton parks and recreation building in need of repairs

Houlton parks and recreation building in need of repairs

| April 24, 2015

If walls could speak…imagine some of the fun stories this place could share. For more than six decades, both kids and adults in the Houlton area have used the Gentle Memorial Building for a wide variety of programs. “It’s a community building and its used quite a bit” said parks and recreation director Marie Carmichael. […]

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