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Threat Made to Hartland Community School Turns Out to Be A Hoax

Threat Made to Hartland Community School Turns Out to Be A Hoax

| April 24, 2014

“I’ve been upset all morning,” said Joan McCready. Parents and grandparents anxiously crowded around the entrance of the Hartland Community School on Thursday afternoon..each of them waiting to take their kids home early, after a threat was put into the school in the morning. Student Adam Shannon said, “there was a lot of thoughts in […]

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Police Chief Kenneth “Doody” Michaud Reflects on Longtime Career in Fort Kent

Police Chief Kenneth “Doody” Michaud Reflects on Longtime Career in Fort Kent

| April 23, 2014

With less than a month left on the job, Fort Kent Police Chief Kenneth Doody Michaud has started cleaning out the office that’s been his for almost 40 years. “This is one of the grooming garage, this one here is of me with young kids, this one is another one with a bunch of young […]

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One Month After Tragic Fire, Fundraising Efforts Continue For Ark Animal Sanctuary

One Month After Tragic Fire, Fundraising Efforts Continue For Ark Animal Sanctuary

| April 22, 2014

More than a month after a tragic fire that tore down the the Ark Animal Sanctuary in Houlton and claimed the lives of sixteen cats, Ark president Lorraine Monfils has felt an overwhelming sense of support. “I’ll be in a store, and I don’t even know the people but they know me, and and they just come […]

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Conlogue Says He Resigned From Town Manager Position Under Pressure

Conlogue Says He Resigned From Town Manager Position Under Pressure

| April 15, 2014

Cut way too short – that’s how Gene Conlogue describes his time as Houlton’s town manager. A position he held for a year and a half. “I had planned to finish my public management career in Houlton. I think I did a great job there. I think I had supportive staff, I certainly had good […]

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Council Accepts Conlogue’s Resignation, Appoints Police Chief as Interim Town Manager

Council Accepts Conlogue’s Resignation, Appoints Police Chief as Interim Town Manager

| April 14, 2014

Gene Conlogue is no longer the town manager in Houlton. On Monday night, the town council voted to accept his resignation, effective immediately. “It kind of surprised me, he was a real honest person,” said Phil Bernaiche of Houlton. Conlogue wrote a letter of resignation to the town councilors dated on Monday that stated it […]

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