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Helicopter Fire Update

Helicopter Fire Update

| January 20, 2014

The US Customs and Border Protection Office says it sent an accident investigation team to the site of the crash landing made by a CBP Helicopter this weekend in Houlton.¬† On Friday night the chopper landed 300 feet off the end of the runway onto the grass… Houlton Police say the engine compartment of the […]

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Helicopter Fire

Helicopter Fire

| January 17, 2014

Reports of a helicopter fire in Houlton. According to Houlton Police, the call came in a little after 8:40 Friday evening and a Border Patrol helicopter was involved. We don’t have many details at this time, but according to scanner reports heard by people posting on Facebook, the chopper was on fire and was trying […]

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Community Members Devastated By Fire at Phil’s Florist

Community Members Devastated By Fire at Phil’s Florist

| January 10, 2014

Community members are devastated by the loss of what they consider a gem in the city of Caribou. The State Fire Marshal’s Office is working to determine what caused a massive fire at Phil’s Florist and Greenhouses late Thursday night. “It was heartbreaking,” says business owner Sandy Marrett. Crews from multiple fire departments battled the […]

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Oxford Man Dies in Fire

Oxford Man Dies in Fire

| January 8, 2014

OXFORD, Maine (AP) – Officials say a man has been found dead in a burning house in the Maine town of Oxford. Authorities have not released the man’s name. WMTW-TV reports that firefighters were called to the home on Hogan Pond Road Wednesday. The fire has been brought under control. The Maine Fire Marshal’s office […]

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Limestone Arson Arrest

Limestone Arson Arrest

| January 6, 2014

  An arrest has been made from December’s arson fire in Limestone.¬†60 year old Janie Lausier was a resident at 23 Main Street, Apartment 4, where the fire started.¬†According to Senior Investigator Tim Lowell of the Maine Fire Marshal’s Office, a joint investigation with the Limestone Police Department identified Lausier early on in the investigation […]

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