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Hartford Death Ruled a Suicide

| April 4, 2014

HARTFORD, Maine (AP) – State officials say the death of a man found outside his burning home in the town of Hartford has been ruled a suicide. Investigators say 57 year old Daniel Stasulis poured flammable liquid throughout the house on Thursday afternoon and then set it on fire. After the fire started, Stasulis used […]

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Body Found at Scene of Fire

| April 3, 2014

The State Fire Marshal’s Office says a man’s body has been found at the scene of a house fire in the town of Hartford. The fire destroyed the small ranch style home at 828 Church Street, near the Canton town line. The body, which was found outside the home on the ground, has been taken […]

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Navy Says Goodbye to Sub

| March 28, 2014

KITTERY, Maine (AP) – The Navy has said goodbye to the fire-damaged USS Miami. A formal decommissioning ceremony was held Friday at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Maine, where the nuclear-powered submarine was ravaged by a May 2012 fire set by a shipyard worker. Rear Adm. Ken Perry, commander of the submarine Group Two in Connecticut, […]

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Danforth Fire Update

| March 21, 2014

State Fire Marshal Investigators continue to look into the cause of an early morning fire that destroyed a mobile home on Weatherbee Street in Danforth Friday morning.  Unrelated to the fire, State Police continue to investigate the death of a 5 month old baby boy, whose family lived at the home.  An autopsy on the […]

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Propane Tank Fire

| March 18, 2014

At approximately 8:30 Tuesday morning the Presque Isle Fire Department was dispatched to a reported propane tank on fire with the delivery truck still hooked up at 24 Quoggy Jo Lake Rd. The caller stated he was the driver of the delivery truck and had been filling a tank outside a residence when fire erupted […]

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