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New Fort Kent Police Chief Reflects on First Month on the Job

| June 19, 2014

It’s almost hard to recognize the police chief’s office in Fort Kent…there’s new paint on the walls, a new wooden desk, and a new guy in charge. Tom Pelletier has been the town’s police chief for more than a month now. “It’s almost like taking a drink out of a fire hydrant,” said Pelletier. He¬†took […]

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Police Chief Resigns

| April 29, 2014

FRYEBURG, Maine (AP) – The police chief in Fryeburg has resigned. Fryeburg town manager Sharon Jackson tells WMWV-FM Chief Phil Weymouth was put on administrative leave April 17 and resigned his position Monday. Jackson says she appointed Detective Sgt. Josh Potvin as acting police chief when Weymouth was put on leave. Jackson declined to provide […]

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Merging of Gardiner Fire and Police Chiefs Nixed

| February 25, 2014

GARDINER, Maine (AP) – The city manager in Gardiner is dropping his proposal to merge the city’s fire and police chief positions. The Kennebec Journal reports that city manager Scott Morelli plans to withdraw his proposal Wednesday and offer an alternative plan to cut costs. He originally proposed saving nearly $28,000 by combining the two […]

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