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Flood Anniversary Retrospective Part Two: Businesses Remember The Disaster

| April 18, 2014

We continue our look back at the 1994 ice jam flooding of Fort Fairfield. It’s the 20th anniversary of that flooding disaster. Shawn Cunningham reports on the impact the disaster had on local businesses. (ARCHIVED FOOTAGE FROM JON GULLIVER’S 1994 PACKAGE) “Its a scene that won’t soon be forgotten in Fort Fairfield…” Twenty years later, […]

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Washburn Fire

| December 23, 2013

Washburn Fire & Rescue responded to a fire at a home in Washburn early Saturday morning¬†at a home at 1191 Main Street just after 3:30 am. Crews battled the blaze for about 2 hours with mutual aid from Caribou and Mapleton. The fire was contained to the basement and kitchen area of the home but […]

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Fort Kent Fire Destroys Five Building, Leaves Ten People Without Home

| March 26, 2012 | 1 Comment

A late¬†Saturday night/early Sunday morning fire in Fort Kent’s Main Street destroys five buildings including a longtime furniture store and an apartment building. Tenants made it out alive but they lost all their belongings. And the loss of these buildings is a loss to the entire community. Newsource 8 Reporter Shawn Cunningham has reaction.

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