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SAD 27 Could Move Forward to Close St. Francis School, Community Members Fight to Keep it Open

| January 5, 2015

“When you lose your school, you lose the heart of your community,” said Colleen McBreairty, who  is passionate about keeping the St. Francis elementary school open. That’s why she and others have worked as a committee since August to try to find some solutions. “It’s a good school and there’s good people here. And the […]

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Fire Claims Life of St. Francis Man

| November 19, 2014

Residents in the small community of St. Francis are in shock at the sudden loss of their neighbor. “Not nice to lose a neighbor….from what I knew of him he was an alright guy,” said Nathalie Jackson. 74-year-old Patrick Deignan was killed in a house fire on Wednesday morning. The St. Francis fire department got […]

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New Home Sweet Home for Family

| June 18, 2014

Its a new HOME SWEET HOME for one family in St. Francis. Shawn Cunningham has the story of a happy ending for a family that was nearly displaced. Joyce Jackson is a new Homeowner and says of her new home “I keep waking up every morning saying is this really our house, are we really […]

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Communities React To Jesse Marquis Capture

| June 9, 2014

While Jesse Marquis remains in jail, a community that’s been through a week of uncertainty…and tension…can finally breathe a sigh of relief. Shawn Cunningham reports. Peace and quiet outside Amy Theriault’s home. A far cry from just seven days ago and all the chaos and commotion of police and invesitgators trying to piece together what […]

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Marquis Captured

| June 6, 2014

State Police say Jesse Marquis was captured alive this morning in woods in St. Francis.  He was the subject of a huge search for the past week in connection with the fatal shooting of his girlfriend, Amy Theriault, last Saturday. His arrest came as search efforts began this morning using tracking dogs and the capture […]

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