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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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Days After Tragic Animal Sanctuary Fire, Community Rallies

| March 15, 2014

Days after a devastating fire tore through the Ark Animal Sanctuary in Houlton, the community is already rallying in big ways. “People came out of the woodwork – its just amazing..in 48 hours..less than 48 hours..that this happened,” said Kathryn Knapp. Stunned and saddened by this tragedy that took the lives of sixteen cats, folks […]

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Sixteen Cats Die In Ark Animal Sanctuary Fire

| March 12, 2014

For Lorraine and Robert Monfils, the flowers, visits, and messages of sympathy have been nonstop all day. This after an early morning fire tore through their beloved Ark Animal Sanctuary, taking the lives of sixteen cats. “We’re all just devastated and we’re trying to wrap our minds around this whole thing and try to figure […]

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