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Special Olympics shortened to two days(0)

January 26, 2015

CARRABASSETT VALLEY – In advance of a potentially significant snowstorm expected to hit in the next 24 hours, organizers at the Maine Special Olympic Winter games have decided to conclude all events tonight. Competitions scheduled for Tuesday, Jan. 27, have been cancelled, with organizers working to fit in as many events as possible until Monday […]

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Farmington Police seek public’s assistance in Community Center burglary investigation

FARMINGTON – Following a break-in at the Community Center on Middle Street Sunday morning, police are asking anyone who might be able to identify the person caught on video to contact investigators. The individual captured on film by the camera can be seen above, as well as in a short video on the Farmington Police […]

Majestic in takeoff

By Steve Muise
I took this series of pics on Crowell Pond (Chesterville/New Sharon) on Friday after school, right as the sun was setting over the hill. I’m constantly in awe of these magnificent birds. I hope you and your readers enjoy them.

The pre and post quarantine life of Kaci Hickox and Ted Wilbur

By Paul Mills
Kaci Hickox and Ted Wilbur: They have been the protagonists of one of the most riveting public dramas in America last fall. Theirs was rated by Maine’s Associated Press as one of the state’s two top news stories of 2014. Her challenges to government quarantines first in New Jersey and then in Maine won her – along with 21 other Ebola Fighters – a berth among Time’s Persons of the Year.


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