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Missing Man in Edmundston

Missing Man in Edmundston

| May 19, 2015

An elderly man is missing in Edmundston.  Police are asking for public help to find him.  82 year old Alexandre Bosse of Foyer Lemieux Street in Edmundston went missing Monday night.  Bosse is believed to have left in his gray, Chevrolet Sonic 4-door vehicle.  The license plate is #JEM387,  He was last wearing a canary […]

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Raw Milk Bill May be Revised This Week

Raw Milk Bill May be Revised This Week

| May 18, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – A bill to change the way Maine regulates raw milk sales is headed back to committee for revisions as soon as this week. Representative William Noon wants to allow dairy farmers to sell unpasteurized milk directly to customers without a license. The Joint Standing Committee on Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry voted […]

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Two women hospitalized after car accident in Caribou

Two women hospitalized after car accident in Caribou

| May 18, 2015

Two women were sent to the hospital after an accident in Caribou this morning. According to the Caribou Police Department, 54-year-old Wafaa Sleem was driving east on Hatch Drive and failed to yield to traffic on Main Street. She struck a Jeep driven by 46-year-old Clairann Floyd…who had been northbound on Main Street. Both vehicles […]

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LePage Proposes Drug Rules for Welfare Recipients

LePage Proposes Drug Rules for Welfare Recipients

| May 16, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine Gov. Paul LePage is continuing his effort to crack down on drug use by welfare recipients. The governor is proposing to eliminate benefits under the food stamp program and the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program for anyone with a felony drug conviction. He also wants to require screenings that […]

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New Hampshire Man Sentenced to Almost 20 Years For Heroin and Cocaine Trafficking

New Hampshire Man Sentenced to Almost 20 Years For Heroin and Cocaine Trafficking

| May 15, 2015

Portland, Maine – United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced today that Andre Hunter, 48, of Rochester, New Hampshire was sentenced today in U.S. District Court by Judge Nancy Torresen to 235 months in prison to be followed by three years of supervised release for conspiracy to distribute cocaine and heroin.  He pled guilty […]

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