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Lost New Mexico kitten ends up in Maine

| November 21, 2014

WESTBROOK, Maine (AP) – A New Mexico woman’s missing kitten has been located in Maine, although exactly how the feline made the 2,300-mile trip remains a mystery. The female kitten, named Spice, was turned into the Animal Refuge League in Westbrook earlier this month by a man who found her inside a duffel bag outside […]

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Bean Heiress Makes a Hefty Donation to LifeFlight Program

| November 21, 2014

ST. GEORGE, Maine (AP) – A champion of the Maine lobster industry and an heiress to the L.L. Bean outdoors retailer has announced a $3 million donation to the state’s LifeFlight Foundation. Linda Bean’s gift announced Thursday will help the organization that flies sick and injured patients to hospitals buy a third helicopter. Bean said in a […]

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Bangor Man Gets 7 ½ Years For Drug Charges

| November 21, 2014

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – A Bangor man has been sentenced to seven and a half years in prison for distributing the synthetic drug known as bath salts. U.S. Attorney Thomas Delahanty said that 36-year-old Adam Hathorn was sentenced to 90 months in prison and three years of supervised release on Thursday. Prosecutors say that Hathorn […]

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Vacant Wellington School Building: Part 2

| November 20, 2014

Wellington School in Monticello has been vacant since its closure in June. The upkeep of the empty building is costing the town thousands. A group of citizens has now started a petition that could solve the problem. With the closure of Wellington School, elementary students in Monticello are now bussed to other district schools in […]

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Caribou Residents Devastated After Fatal Fire

| November 20, 2014

“Life…it’s just gone,” said Janet McGuinness of Limestone. Caribou area residents are shocked and grief stricken after their city’s most tragic fire in recent years. “Sad and devastated..nobody wants to see this happen,” said Milo Haney. A mother and her three young children died inside this mobile home on Thursday morning according to the State […]

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