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Bangor Daily News
Orient woman accidentally run over, killed by husbandCounty Sheriff Darrell Crandall. The 911 call came in shortly after 6 p.m. Sat
Orient woman accidentally run over, killed by husband
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 hours ago
County Sheriff Darrell Crandall. The 911 call came in shortly after 6 p.m. Saturday. Janet Desmarais was brought to Houlton Regional Hospital, where she succumbed to her injuries. The investigation by the sheriff’s office determined that... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bangor coach enshrined in New England AAU Hall of Famein 2007 and 2014. The 2014 U-17 squad included the likes of the state’s 2015 M
Bangor coach enshrined in New England AAU Hall of Fame
Bangor Daily News / Posted 13 hours ago
in 2007 and 2014. The 2014 U-17 squad included the likes of the state’s 2015 Mr. Basketball, Kyle Bouchard of Houlton, and 2015 Gatorade Maine Player of the Year Nick Mayo of Messalonskee of Oakland. The 2007 team featured another... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Concert to encourage end to gun violence held in Portlandpeople and engage maybe people who haven't been engaged with the issue,” said B
Concert to encourage end to gun violence held in Portland
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted yesterday
people and engage maybe people who haven't been engaged with the issue,” said Betsey Ramage-Healey, the concert’s coordinator. A handful of other communities across the state including Bangor, Houlton and Saco also held concerts. Copyright 2016 W... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Concert to encourage end to gun violence held in Portlandpeople and engage maybe people who haven't been engaged with the issue,” said B
Concert to encourage end to gun violence held in Portland
WLBZ Bangor / Posted yesterday
people and engage maybe people who haven't been engaged with the issue,” said Betsey Ramage-Healey, the concert’s coordinator. A handful of other communities across the state including Bangor, Houlton and Saco also held concerts. Copyright 2016 W... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine Civil War veteran receives final salute as he’s laid to rest in Hodgdonsaid. “Williams was not forgotten, his memory just faded for a bit. Now he is r
Maine Civil War veteran receives final salute as he’s laid to rest in Hodgdon
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
said. “Williams was not forgotten, his memory just faded for a bit. Now he is remembered again.” Eugene Jackins of Houlton and Roderic Williams of Hodgdon, both distant relatives of Jewett Williams, were presented American flags as the next... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Unbeaten Brewer, Skowhegan meet in ‘B’ North football clashwhile Bucksport’s two losses have been to undefeated Maine Central Institute of
Unbeaten Brewer, Skowhegan meet in ‘B’ North football clash
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
while Bucksport’s two losses have been to undefeated Maine Central Institute of Pittsfield and Dexter. Mount View (2-1) at Houlton (2-1), Friday, 7 p.m.: Mount View of Thorndike and Houlton have each won two straight after opening the season with... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Despite dispute, Maine Civil War veteran to be laid to rest in Hodgdonshould be buried next to his mother and father in Hodgdon. Story continues bel
Despite dispute, Maine Civil War veteran to be laid to rest in Hodgdon
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
should be buried next to his mother and father in Hodgdon. Story continues below advertisement. He will be arriving in Houlton with a police escort from the Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office, Maine Patriot Guard Riders and the United Veterans... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Presque Isle hospital concerned about city pursuit of 911 servicerun ambulance systems through their fire departments with quality service and w
Presque Isle hospital concerned about city pursuit of 911 service
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
run ambulance systems through their fire departments with quality service and with solid financials, including Caribou, Houlton and Madawaska in The County, White said. He also added that Presque Isle’s E911 service will not be providing... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Ashland heating pellet mill scores UMFK biomass dealincludes provisions listing Corinth Pellets, another Maine-based pellet operati
Ashland heating pellet mill scores UMFK biomass deal
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
includes provisions listing Corinth Pellets, another Maine-based pellet operation, as a backup source, and will rely on Houlton-based Agri-Cal for transportation. “We look forward to working with the university, helping them reduce their carbon... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Houlton man, 83, hospitalized after Littleton rolloverLITTLETON, Maine — An 83-year-old Houlton man was listed in stable condition at
Houlton man, 83, hospitalized after Littleton rollover
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
LITTLETON, Maine — An 83-year-old Houlton man was listed in stable condition at a local hospital over the weekend after a Saturday afternoon crash in Littleton. Thomas Vasco, 83, was southbound in his 2006 Kia Spectra on U.S. Route 1 when he... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Despite energy deal loss, huge wind farm is still on track in AroostookNine wind project would require connecting to the ISO New England grid via a ne
Despite energy deal loss, huge wind farm is still on track in Aroostook
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Nine wind project would require connecting to the ISO New England grid via a new transmission line between Haynesville and Houlton. Marcia Blomberg, a spokesperson for ISO New England, said in an email that “ISO has worked diligently and in a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Houlton councilor charged with domestic violence assaultHOULTON, Maine — A Houlton town councilor has been arrested and charged with do
Houlton councilor charged with domestic violence assault
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
HOULTON, Maine — A Houlton town councilor has been arrested and charged with domestic violence assault, according to police. Houlton Police Department Acting Chief Daniel Pelletier confirmed on Friday that John White Jr., 40, of Houlton was taken... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Opponents attack proposed metal mining rules in Maineof phasing out the need for active treatment of discharged water after a mine’s
Opponents attack proposed metal mining rules in Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
of phasing out the need for active treatment of discharged water after a mine’s closure. Brenda Commander, chief of the Houlton Band of Maliseets, testified in opposition to the regulations, but she suggested that if they go through, Maine’s... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Can Winslow be beaten? MDI football team poised to take its shotand Orono. Dexter boasts the league’s top scoring defense through two weeks, al
Can Winslow be beaten? MDI football team poised to take its shot
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
and Orono. Dexter boasts the league’s top scoring defense through two weeks, allowing just six points per game in wins over Houlton and Mattanawcook Academy of Lincoln. Bucksport fell behind 34-0 against MCI last week but showed considerable... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Dispute arises over Maine Civil War veteran’s final resting placefuneral at Togus on Sept. 17.” That changed when she got a letter on Aug. 9 fro
Dispute arises over Maine Civil War veteran’s final resting place
Bangor Daily News / Posted 12 days ago
funeral at Togus on Sept. 17.” That changed when she got a letter on Aug. 9 from an 81-year-old distant cousin who lives in Houlton, who said he wanted people to know that Williams had a family, and then later in August when Horn heard from... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Northern, eastern Maine see above-normal temperatures this summerHOULTON, Maine — For the first time in several years, Houlton resident Heather
Northern, eastern Maine see above-normal temperatures this summer
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
HOULTON, Maine — For the first time in several years, Houlton resident Heather McMann said Monday, residents in the state experienced a “near perfect” Maine summer. “It felt like we just had a number of days each week where the sun was always... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Friday night’s high school football scores0 Falmouth 37, Westbrook 13 Story continues below advertisement. Hampden 27,
Friday night’s high school football scores
Bangor Daily News / Posted 17 days ago
0 Falmouth 37, Westbrook 13 Story continues below advertisement. Hampden 27, Nokomis 26 Hermon 38, Waterville 7 Houlton 36, Washington Academy 14 Lisbon 36, Maranacook 0 Madison/Carrabec 32, Foxcroft 7 Messalonskee 46, Cony 14 Orono... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Man sentenced for illegally crossing border in Aroostook CountyBorder Patrol that an individual who was suspected of attempting to smuggle som
Man sentenced for illegally crossing border in Aroostook County
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
Border Patrol that an individual who was suspected of attempting to smuggle someone into the U.S. had been detained at the Houlton border crossing. The detainee told investigators he drove a man to a field road on the Canadian side of the border... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Dexter football team uses balance, motivation in winMaine — The Dexter Tigers accomplished several goals during their season-openin
Dexter football team uses balance, motivation in win
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
Maine — The Dexter Tigers accomplished several goals during their season-opening 38-6 LTC Class D football victory over Houlton on Saturday afternoon. They took a first step toward what they hope is a return to postseason play with a decisive... Read more
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The Alpena News
Bovine TB-infected cattle herd discovered in Alconawas discovered with TB from the herd when it was being tested to be transfered
Bovine TB-infected cattle herd discovered in Alcona
The Alpena News / Posted 25 days ago
was discovered with TB from the herd when it was being tested to be transfered out of the herd. MDARD Spokeswoman Jennifer Houlton said the herd location could not be disclosed by law. She said, however, the animal was discovered with TB when it... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Oakfield double murder trial delayed, will have to be movedHOULTON, Maine — A trial scheduled to start next week of a man accused of killi
Oakfield double murder trial delayed, will have to be moved
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
HOULTON, Maine — A trial scheduled to start next week of a man accused of killing two Oakfield residents in 2013 has been postponed and will have to be moved out of Aroostook County. While more than 100 potential jurors from across The County were... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
New season brings new challenges to Maine high school footballOrono senior class that includes All-LTC quarterback Jackson Coutts, Keenan Col
New season brings new challenges to Maine high school football
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
Orono senior class that includes All-LTC quarterback Jackson Coutts, Keenan Collett, Josiah Grace and Matt Fowler. Houlton Shiretowners at Dexter Tigers, 1 p.m. Saturday: This is another important Class D North game given the reduced... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
2016 Class D North football: 5 players to watchAlex Brown and Cayden Spencer-Thompson. Story continues below advertisement.
2016 Class D North football: 5 players to watch
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
Alex Brown and Cayden Spencer-Thompson. Story continues below advertisement. Jared Fox, quarterback-linebacker, Houlton: A returning two-way starter for coach Brian Reynolds’ Shiretowners, Fox can threaten opposing defenses via both the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Jury selection begins in Oakfield double murder trialHOULTON, Maine — More than 100 potential jurors from across Aroostook County cr
Jury selection begins in Oakfield double murder trial
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
HOULTON, Maine — More than 100 potential jurors from across Aroostook County crowded into superior court here Thursday to see whether they would be chosen to try the man accused of two murders that shocked the tiny community of Oakfield. According... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Class D North foes hope to follow MCI’s road map for football successwithin the league — Mount View of Thorndike, Medomak Valley of Waldoboro and El
Class D North foes hope to follow MCI’s road map for football success
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
within the league — Mount View of Thorndike, Medomak Valley of Waldoboro and Ellsworth-Sumner went a combined 18-8 while Houlton earned its first playoff berth — the battle for LTC playoff berths should be fierce. That’s particularly true after... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Maine nationally recognized for addressing opioid epidemicsaid rural areas still need better access to services. He said his Auburn clini
Maine nationally recognized for addressing opioid epidemic
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 26 days ago
said rural areas still need better access to services. He said his Auburn clinic saw people coming from as far as Houlton, and that a Rockland clinic, which just opened in June, already has more than 100 clients. He hopes the NSC's report... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Maine nationally recognized for addressing opioid epidemicsaid rural areas still need better access to services. He said his Auburn clini
Maine nationally recognized for addressing opioid epidemic
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 26 days ago
said rural areas still need better access to services. He said his Auburn clinic saw people coming from as far as Houlton, and that a Rockland clinic, which just opened in June, already has more than 100 clients. He hopes the NSC's report... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Back to school for Portland studentsteacher, said principal Beverly Coursey. Around the state students in Bangor a
Back to school for Portland students
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 26 days ago
teacher, said principal Beverly Coursey. Around the state students in Bangor and Brewer will start on Thursday, September 1. Other districts like South Portland, Falmouth, Cape Elizabeth and Houlton will start after Labor Day. Copyright 201... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Back to school for Portland studentsteacher, said principal Beverly Coursey. Around the state students in Bangor a
Back to school for Portland students
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 26 days ago
teacher, said principal Beverly Coursey. Around the state students in Bangor and Brewer will start on Thursday, September 1. Other districts like South Portland, Falmouth, Cape Elizabeth and Houlton will start after Labor Day. Copyright 201... Read more
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The Mercury News
Dublin: Police arrest 18-old suspected of stabbing friendCenter for treatment. Police determined that the victim was staying at a frien
Dublin: Police arrest 18-old suspected of stabbing friend
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
Center for treatment. Police determined that the victim was staying at a friend's residence in the area of Brodie Way and Houlton Street. Officers found evidence from the stabbing leading from the street to the front door of the home. Police... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Lepage crititcizes politicians to attend tissue mill grand openingSenator King has visited Sappi in both its Skowhegan and Westbrook locations, a
Lepage crititcizes politicians to attend tissue mill grand opening
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 27 days ago
Senator King has visited Sappi in both its Skowhegan and Westbrook locations, as well as Verso in Jay, Louisiana Pacific in Houlton, and Catalyst in Rumford. He's also had several meetings with members of the forest products industry and other... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Lepage crititcizes politicians to attend tissue mill grand openingSenator King has visited Sappi in both its Skowhegan and Westbrook locations, a
Lepage crititcizes politicians to attend tissue mill grand opening
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 27 days ago
Senator King has visited Sappi in both its Skowhegan and Westbrook locations, as well as Verso in Jay, Louisiana Pacific in Houlton, and Catalyst in Rumford. He's also had several meetings with members of the forest products industry and other... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Golfers sharing out the silver at SelseyStableford. Winners on countback with a superb score of 43 points were Cowdray
Golfers sharing out the silver at Selsey
Chichester Observer / Posted 27 days ago
Stableford. Winners on countback with a superb score of 43 points were Cowdray’s top senior Dave Hirons and his guest Bill Houlton from Bognor, beating Cowdray’s Alan Godfree and Mike Vansittart (Worthing). Four pairs were tied on 42 points, with... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Tractor-trailers collide in Merrillavoided serious injuries when their rigs collided Monday morning while driving
Tractor-trailers collide in Merrill
Bangor Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
avoided serious injuries when their rigs collided Monday morning while driving on U.S. Route 212. Paul Folsom, 46, of Houlton was driving an unloaded tractor-trailer west on Route 212 in Merrill Monday morning when his 2009 Peterbilt crossed... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
1 driver injured after 2 tractor-trailers collide near Houltonnon-life threatening injuries after the tractor-trailer he was driving sideswip
1 driver injured after 2 tractor-trailers collide near Houlton
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 28 days ago
non-life threatening injuries after the tractor-trailer he was driving sideswiped another tractor-trailer Monday near Houlton. State police said 46-year-old Paul Folsom of Houlton was driving an unloaded tractor-trailer westbound on Route 212... Read more
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Louth Leader
County kings Kenwick Park Golf Club retain Bramley TrophyWoods). Jason and Tracy Wadrop, from Elsham, scored 45 to take third place on
County kings Kenwick Park Golf Club retain Bramley Trophy
Louth Leader / Posted 30 days ago
Woods). Jason and Tracy Wadrop, from Elsham, scored 45 to take third place on a countback from the home pairing of Rob Houlton and Sue Fisher as well as fifth-placed Kevin and Tracy Siddle (Spalding). Mike Bartle (Elsham) won the men’s prize... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
USM tightens ties with Iceland university, announces $500,000 gift for scholarshipannual opening breakfast. The scholarship gift comes from the Boyne Foundation
USM tightens ties with Iceland university, announces $500,000 gift for scholarship
Bangor Daily News / Posted a month ago
annual opening breakfast. The scholarship gift comes from the Boyne Foundation, named for the late Dr. Phillip J. Boyne, a Houlton native, dentist and oral surgeon. The money will provide scholarships to nursing students interested in providing... Read more

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