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Car Destroyed by Fire

| April 16, 2014

State Police say a Portland man’s car was destroyed by fire this morning about 7:30 a.m. as he was driving along Interstate 95 in Pittsfield.  Sgt. Bruce Scott said he saw Godefroy Watchiba, 41, driving along the road and there was flames shooting out from underneath the 1999 Toyota Camry.  Watchiba pulled over and quickly grabbed […]

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2nd Bank Robbery in a Week in Somerset County

| February 7, 2014

PITTSFIELD, Maine (AP) – Police are investigating a bank robbery in the town of Pittsfield. Officials say it’s the second bank robbery in a week and third in the last month in Somerset County. The robbery of the Bangor Savings Bank was reported around 2:45 p.m. Friday. The Morning Sentinel reports that on Tuesday, a […]

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Woman Rescued From River

| October 7, 2013

Police say a 69-year-old woman has been hospitalized after driving her sport utility vehicle into an embankment and a telephone pole before continuing into central Maine’s Sebasticook River. Officials say the accident happened Monday morning when Delores Withee was driving on Route 100 in Pittsfield. Police say the vehicle was almost totally underwater, and that […]

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