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Road Rage “Criminal Matter”

Road Rage “Criminal Matter”

| February 24, 2015

CASCO, Maine (AP) – Police say they are treating a road rage incident that caused a vehicle to crash into a Maine river as a “criminal matter.” The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office says the crash occurred off of Route 302 on Monday afternoon near the border of Casco and Naples. Three occupants of the vehicle […]

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State of Judiciary

State of Judiciary

| February 24, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine’s chief justice says the state must find ways to reduce unnecessary pretrial incarcerations to reduce costs while also protecting the public. In her State of the Judiciary address Tuesday, Chief Justice Leigh Saufley announced the creation of a new task force that will study the issue and make recommendations to […]

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FairPoint Workers Fear Mess

FairPoint Workers Fear Mess

| February 24, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – FairPoint workers say they’re worried that they’re going to have a mess on their hands after four months of replacement workers during a strike. More than 1,700 workers return to their jobs Wednesday in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. During the strike, FairPoint hired replacement workers and there were widely documented […]

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Murder Trial of Maine Man Continues

Murder Trial of Maine Man Continues

| February 24, 2015

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – The mother of murder victim Nichole Cable has testified that suspect Kyle Dube ¬†offered to baby-sit her other children after Cable’s 2013 disappearance. Kristine Wiley did not take Dube up on the offer. Authorities allege Dube lured Cable using a fake Facebook page and then killed the 15-year-old. Testimony in his […]

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A New Addition to the Caribou Fire Department

A New Addition to the Caribou Fire Department

| February 24, 2015

Caribou’s new tanker truck has arrived. “The truck was designed from the ground up. All the features on it are specific to our design. It was kind of neat to see something we drew on paper to come to life, and sit here in our department now,” says Caribou Fire Chief, Scott Susi. This truck […]

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