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The State Fire Marshal’s Office said last week’s fire in Hermon that killed a 9-year-old boy was caused by one of the children in the home cooking on the kitchen stove. A pizza box was ignited by one of the stove’s burners and the fire has been ruled accidental. Although Fire Marshal Investigators could not […]
HERMON, Maine (AP) – Authorities say a 9-year-old boy is dead and a 10-year-old girl is in critical condition following a fire in Hermon, Maine. A third child was able to escape the burning home and flagged down motorists to help. The fire was at 292 Wing Road in Hermon and was reported about 7:15 am. […]
WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) – The owner of a Maine carnival company has been charged by the state’s Fire Marshal’s Office in connection with two ride accidents that injured four people. Jeannette Gilmore, owner of Smokey’s Greater Shows in Waterville, faces a civil, non-criminal charge of improperly training an employee. Officials say a woman fell off […]
The Fort Kent community has lost yet another business to a fire. The flames that tore through the Valley Auto car dealership began just before nine Wednesday morning and crews were on the scene all day. There’s no word yet on a cause. News Source 8’s Katie Zarrilli reports.