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Verso Mill to Close

| October 1, 2014

Bucksport, ME - In a press conference Wednesday, Verso Paper Mill in Bucksport will shutdown by the end of the year and the company will be laying off 570 employees. The company said it will work with unions and salaried employees for assistance and severance benefits. Verso recently acquired competitor NewPage, which is still under antitrust review […]

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Girl Scout Camporee

| October 1, 2014

When many people hear girl scouts they think Samoas, Thin Mints, or maybe a Shortbread cookie or seven. But these girls at Farm Park in Fort Fairfield are learning much more. “They are getting outdoor skills, knot tying. These girls many of these girls do a lot of camping and hiking and outdoor activities such […]

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Woodstock Fire Incidents

| September 30, 2014

Woodstock, NB – Two separate instances in Woodstock this afternoon led to Woodstock Fire Department evacuating the Capital Square apartments. The first incident was at Dixie Lee Fried Chicken, where a power surge ignited some small appliances and caused minimal damage. The fire department responded to this incident  at 11:40 when they were called about […]

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Single Car Accident Bridgewater

| September 30, 2014

Bridgewater, Me – A single car struck a moose on route one in Bridgewater. The vehicle was heavily damaged and the two occupants were transported to Houlton Regional Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

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Single Car Accident

| September 30, 2014

St. Agatha – State Police responded to a single vehicle crash on Main Street in St. Agatha.  Monica Chamberlain was southbound on Main Street and became ill.  Chamberlain drifted off the road, striking a culvert head causing the vehicle to roll several times.  The vehicle suffered significant damage and is considered a total loss.  Chamberlain […]

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