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Westgate Mobile Home Fire in Caribou Cause Determined By State Fire Officials

| November 21, 2014

The State Fire Marshal’s Office says the fire that killed a family of four yesterday in Caribou was started by one of the children.  Investigators say four year old Trenton Delisle set fire to items in the living room of the mobile home.  The fire killed him, his mother and his twin siblings.  Investigators also […]

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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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Breaking News…Fatal Fire in Caribou Kills Four People including Three Young Children

| November 20, 2014

Breaking News… The State Fire Marshal’s Office says four people have died following a mobile home fire in Caribou this morning. The fatalities include three young children and a woman. Caribou Firefighters entered the burning mobile home and removed the victims. The three children were rushed to Cary Medical Center hospital and were pronounced dead […]

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Cost of Thanksgiving has gone up, but not by much

| November 20, 2014

UNDATED (AP) – Giving thanks will be a little costlier this year, but it probably will not empty your wallet. The price for putting Thanksgiving dinner on the table is expected to rise slightly this year, to about $49.41. That’s 37 cents higher than in 2013. The increase is blamed on the higher price of dairy. The […]

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