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5th Grade Kids Paint The Windows Of Businesses In Mars Hill For The Holidays

| December 6, 2013

Decorating the town for the holidays is a job that needs doing, so why not leave it to the kids. Here’s a look at the work kids were doing in Mars Hill. It’s a holiday wonderland in downtown Mars Hill with paintings on the windows, and it’s all done by 5th graders. Jennifer Mahan, a […]

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Mars Hill Town Manager Resigns

| November 19, 2013

She calls it one of the hardest decision she’s ever had to make. Karin Petrin announced her resignation from her town manager position to the town council Monday night. “This is a job that I’ve enjoyed because I’ve been able to work with a whole slue of people wonderful people with a lot of energy […]

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Wind Turbine Lawsuit Dismissed

| November 11, 2013

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The Maine Supreme Judicial Court has dismissed a lawsuit against a wind energy company over its northern Maine wind farm. A lower court judge previously dismissed a complaint by Michael Gosselin of Mars Hill against Boston-based First Wind. Gosselin said the noise from the turbines in Mars Hill are so unbearable […]

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Mars Hill Woman Charged with Taking $26,000 From ATV Club

| October 18, 2013

Aroostook County Sheriff’s Deputies have charged 49-year-old Candace Giberson, of Mars Hill, with theft by unauthorized taking – a Class B felony. Giberson is accused of stealing more than $26,000 from the Big 13 ATV Club, based in Mars Hill over a four year period. Giberson, who served as treasurer of the club, is accused […]

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Early Morning High Speed Chase

| October 4, 2013

Just after midnight Friday morning,  State Police attempted to stop a vehicle on Fort Street in Mars Hill for speeding.  The 2007 black Chevy truck failed to stop and a high speed pursuit ensued with Trooper Rob Flynn and Sgt Josh Haines following the vehicle at speeds in excess of 100 mph. The chase continued […]

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