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Fire Destroys Home in Nashville Plantation

Fire Destroys Home in Nashville Plantation

| February 19, 2014

NASHVILLE PLANTATION – A morning fire has destroyed a home in Nashville Plantation. Firefighters responded to a call around 9:00 to a house fire on Route 11. Ashland Fire Chief Don Bouley says it was a four alarm fire, and more than 15 firefighters from a number of departments responded. Bouley says the home at […]

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Berwick Woman Injured in Fire

Berwick Woman Injured in Fire

| January 31, 2014

Fire Marshals say a Berwick woman was seriously injured when fire broke out in her house early Friday morning.  Rebecca Galleshaw, 63, suffered severe smoke inhalation and was transferred to a Boston hospital Friday afternoon.   Firefighters found her in her bed after they  were called to the house on First Street about 8:30 Friday morning.  […]

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Fire At GB and D Farms is Third Major Fire in Fort Kent in Two Years

Fire At GB and D Farms is Third Major Fire in Fort Kent in Two Years

| January 24, 2014

It’s the third major fire in the Fort Kent community in less than two years. A devastating fire at GB and D farms Potato Warehouse on Thursday night. “It’s hard on everybody..words can’t express it,” says Denis Pelletier, partner at GB and D farms. The fire broke out around 7:30, thankfully no one was inside […]

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Fort Kent Fire

Fort Kent Fire

| January 23, 2014

Firefighters were busy fighting a fire in Fort Kent Thursday night. According to the St. John Valley Times, the blaze happened at G-B and D Farms. The building was used to store potatoes and farm equipment. According to the paper, the building was still smoldering and the roof had collapsed. Fort Kent Fire received mutual […]

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Former USM Student Arrested in Connection With Dorm Fire

Former USM Student Arrested in Connection With Dorm Fire

| January 21, 2014

GORHAM, Maine (AP) – The state fire marshal’s office has arrested a former University of Southern Maine student in connection with a dorm fire on the Gorham campus in 2012. Twenty-three-year-old Thomas “TJ” Williams was arrested Monday at his home on Harlow Hill Road in Mexico. He was charged with two counts of arson following […]

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