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Organizers say Saturday was best attended day of Northern Maine fair weekend, they hope for bigger crowds this week

Organizers say Saturday was best attended day of Northern Maine fair weekend, they hope for bigger crowds this week

| July 27, 2015

Organizers are expecting big crowds at Monday night’s Northern Maine Fair! They say rain affected attendance over the weekend, but they’re excited for the rest of the week. Monday night is a popular night at the fair…it’s dollar night, giving the community a great chance to come to the fair at a low cost. Saturday was one […]

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Farmingdale man died in ATV crash

Farmingdale man died in ATV crash

| July 27, 2015

FARMINGDALE, Maine (AP) – A Farmingdale man has died in a weekend all-terrain vehicle crash. Police say 34-year-old Jason Clark was driving down the middle of Northern Avenue at about 1 a.m. Saturday reportedly on the way home from a party when he lost control of his three-wheeled ATV and rolled it. State police say […]

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Car veered off road on US Route 1in Grand Isle

Car veered off road on US Route 1in Grand Isle

| July 27, 2015

  According to Maine State Police Trooper Daniel Marquis, 19 year old Stephen Benbow was traveling east on US Route 1 in Grand Isle when he veered off the road, struck a pole and came to a rest in a small stream at the bottom of the embankment. Benbow does not recall what happened. He sustained […]

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Sidney man gets 50 years for assaulting 4-year-old girl

Sidney man gets 50 years for assaulting 4-year-old girl

| July 27, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine – A Sidney man who pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl he was baby-sitting and recording the attack on his cellphone has been sentenced to 50 years in prison. Eric Bard was sentenced Friday in the Capital Judicial Center in Augusta. Bard pleaded guilty in August to 21 charges including rape […]

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Stacyville Man Strikes Church with Vehicle

Stacyville Man Strikes Church with Vehicle

| July 27, 2015

     A crash involving 47-year-old Robert Catlin of Stacyville occurred Saturday afternoon. Catlin was operating a 1998 Chevy S10, traveling east on Main Street in Sherman, when he went straight through a fork in the road. He struck a church after missing a piece of construction equipment. Catlin was transported to Houlton Regional Hospital with non-life threatening injuries. […]

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