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Bangor Daily News
Teen indicted as adult in murder of Houlton manHOULTON, Maine — A 17-year-old Houlton youth was indicted as an adult on a murd
Teen indicted as adult in murder of Houlton man
Bangor Daily News / Posted 24 minutes ago
HOULTON, Maine — A 17-year-old Houlton youth was indicted as an adult on a murder charge by the Aroostook County grand jury Friday, according to District Attorney Todd Collins. In a 15-page ruling released on April 29, O’Mara wrote that the state... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Houlton native leaves $4.8 million for Aroostook, Washington county scholarshipsHOULTON, Maine — A Houlton native who died two years ago left $4.8 million to e
Houlton native leaves $4.8 million for Aroostook, Washington county scholarships
Bangor Daily News / Posted an hour ago
HOULTON, Maine — A Houlton native who died two years ago left $4.8 million to endow two scholarship funds for students from Aroostook and Washington counties, according to the Maine Community Foundation. “These scholarships will provide a financial... Read more
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Reading Evening Post
Victorian Crime in Reading: Murder in Oxford RoadReading. Just before 9pm on August 8, 1845 news arrived at Reading police stat
Victorian Crime in Reading: Murder in Oxford Road
Reading Evening Post / Posted 3 hours ago
Reading. Just before 9pm on August 8, 1845 news arrived at Reading police station about a body in a cellar. Superintendent Houlton set out to Howard Road, off Oxford Road near the town centre, to investigate. As expected, he found a woman lying at... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Former Hodgdon basketball star bound for Bentleyproducts expected to return to coach Jay Lawson’s club next season are the stat
Former Hodgdon basketball star bound for Bentley
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
products expected to return to coach Jay Lawson’s club next season are the state’s 2015 Mr. Basketball Kyle Bouchard of Houlton and 2014 Gatorade Maine Player of the Year Zach Gilpin of Hampden Academy. Both will be sophomores with the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
New program at Aroostook jail to change inmates’ way of thinkingHOULTON, Maine — A program aimed at teaching inmates to make better choices so
New program at Aroostook jail to change inmates’ way of thinking
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
HOULTON, Maine — A program aimed at teaching inmates to make better choices so that they lessen their chances of reoffending after their release will be rolled out next month at the Aroostook County Jail. Thinking For A Change brings together... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Veterans claim verbal abuse, rights violated at Augusta VA Hospitalwas sent to the VA Maine Healthcare facility in Augusta and admitted to the psy
Veterans claim verbal abuse, rights violated at Augusta VA Hospital
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 3 days ago
was sent to the VA Maine Healthcare facility in Augusta and admitted to the psychiatric ward after going to the hospital in Houlton for a toothache. "Anybody that came in I told them it's my tooth," she said. According to her records, Fitzpatrick... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Veterans claim verbal abuse, rights violated at Augusta VA Hospitalwas sent to the VA Maine Healthcare facility in Augusta and admitted to the psy
Veterans claim verbal abuse, rights violated at Augusta VA Hospital
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 3 days ago
was sent to the VA Maine Healthcare facility in Augusta and admitted to the psychiatric ward after going to the hospital in Houlton for a toothache. "Anybody that came in I told them it's my tooth," she said. According to her records, Fitzpatrick... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
250 words and $110 can win you an Ogunquit inncontest is not the first of its kind in Maine. There have been other contests f
250 words and $110 can win you an Ogunquit inn
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 4 days ago
contest is not the first of its kind in Maine. There have been other contests for an Inn in Lovell and a movie theater in Houlton. But a property in a place as popular as Ogunquit Beach, not really. Karen Marie Arel, President of the Ogunquit... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
250 words and $110 can win you an Ogunquit inncontest is not the first of its kind in Maine. There have been other contests f
250 words and $110 can win you an Ogunquit inn
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 4 days ago
contest is not the first of its kind in Maine. There have been other contests for an Inn in Lovell and a movie theater in Houlton. But a property in a place as popular as Ogunquit Beach, not really. Karen Marie Arel, President of the Ogunquit... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Former state trooper, 94, honored with lifetime achievement awardInside his modest room at the Gardiner Healthcare Facility in Houlton recently,
Former state trooper, 94, honored with lifetime achievement award
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
Inside his modest room at the Gardiner Healthcare Facility in Houlton recently, James Brown Sr.’s aged fingers traced a laminated map of the world. The 94-year-old talked vividly of the countries he had visited as he did so, running his fingers... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Family reunites after six decadesHOULTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- John "Jack" Etgen was adopted when he was a bab
Family reunites after six decades
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 7 days ago
HOULTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- John "Jack" Etgen was adopted when he was a baby back in 1949 in Danforth, Maine. He moved with his family to Detroit, Michigan and grew up in Whittier, California. Etgen found out that he was adopted after he... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Family reunites after six decadesHOULTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- John "Jack" Etgen was adopted when he was a bab
Family reunites after six decades
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 7 days ago
HOULTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- John "Jack" Etgen was adopted when he was a baby back in 1949 in Danforth, Maine. He moved with his family to Detroit, Michigan and grew up in Whittier, California. Etgen found out that he was adopted after he... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Houlton prepares for Gentle Memorial Building closure, repairsHOULTON, Maine — Officials at the Gentle Memorial Building are preparing to clo
Houlton prepares for Gentle Memorial Building closure, repairs
Bangor Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
HOULTON, Maine — Officials at the Gentle Memorial Building are preparing to close the gym and recreation facility for more than a month for some much needed repairs. The council voted to accept a bid of $38,381 from the business for the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Easton native trains over County in Canadian aircraftApril 26--HOULTON, Maine -- Residents of Aroostook and Penobscot counties were
Easton native trains over County in Canadian aircraft
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 days ago
April 26--HOULTON, Maine -- Residents of Aroostook and Penobscot counties were delighted last week when an Easton native flew over the area in a Royal Canadian Air Force C-17 and did several "touch and go" maneuvers at local airports. The plane,... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Safe Passage 5K Race and FiestaTHE CITIES OF...PRESQUE ISLE...CARIBOU...VAN BUREN... MARS HILL...MILLINOCKET..
Safe Passage 5K Race and Fiesta
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 10 days ago
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Bangor Daily News
Easton native trains over County in Canadian aircraftHOULTON, Maine — Residents of Aroostook and Penobscot counties were delighted l
Easton native trains over County in Canadian aircraft
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
HOULTON, Maine — Residents of Aroostook and Penobscot counties were delighted last week when an Easton native flew over the area in a Royal Canadian Air Force C-17 and did several “touch and go” maneuvers at local airports. The plane, piloted by... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Forest rangers again busy with brush fires in Mainefires across the state. According to the Maine Forest Rangers, crews have deal
Forest rangers again busy with brush fires in Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
fires across the state. According to the Maine Forest Rangers, crews have dealt with brush fires in Hudson, Glenburn and Houlton thus far Monday. According to the National Weather Service, fire danger remained high throughout the state, with red... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Stolen vehicle suspects lead police on chase near HoultonHOULTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Two suspects were arrested by police Sunday afte
Stolen vehicle suspects lead police on chase near Houlton
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 days ago
HOULTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Two suspects were arrested by police Sunday after multiple law enforcement agencies were led on a hot pursuit through southern Aroostook County Sunday morning. According to Maine State Police, Ryan Young of Fort... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Stolen vehicles found, two arrested after Aroostook chasecharges after a high-speed pursuit Sunday that involved Maine State Police, Aro
Stolen vehicles found, two arrested after Aroostook chase
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
charges after a high-speed pursuit Sunday that involved Maine State Police, Aroostook County Sheriff’s deputies and the Houlton Police Department. Ryan Young, 35, was charged with theft, violation of conditions of release, driving to endanger,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Meteorologists: Above average temperatures likely this spring, summerthe temperatures we saw over the winter and what we are seeing now, all of the
Meteorologists: Above average temperatures likely this spring, summer
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
the temperatures we saw over the winter and what we are seeing now, all of the signs point that way.” Keith McNally of Houlton said Friday he was happy to hear about that long-range outlook considering the “short, wet summer” Maine had last... Read more
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Ipswich Star
based Greene King celebrates 90th birthday of HM the Queen - and pays tribute to Prince - after launch of Purple Reign aleweekend and guests will be hard-pressed to miss it on the bar, thanks to distin
based Greene King celebrates 90th birthday of HM the Queen - and pays tribute to Prince - after launch of Purple Reign ale
Ipswich Star / Posted 14 days ago
weekend and guests will be hard-pressed to miss it on the bar, thanks to distinctive purple beer pump branding. Chris Houlton, managing director of Greene King brewing and brands, said: “This new ale continues our time-honoured tradition of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Alleged bus stop thief caught with drug paraphernaliatheft, possession of a Schedule W drug, violation of conditions of release and
Alleged bus stop thief caught with drug paraphernalia
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
theft, possession of a Schedule W drug, violation of conditions of release and criminal mischief. She remains at the Aroostook County Jail in Houlton unable to make bail set at $5,000 cash or $25,000 surety. She is scheduled to be arraigned Ju... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
‘They come alive with their hands’: Afro-Latin beats energize The Countyschools. The performance was the centerpiece of a three-day visit by Wingfield
‘They come alive with their hands’: Afro-Latin beats energize The County
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
schools. The performance was the centerpiece of a three-day visit by Wingfield, starting with a workshop for adults in Houlton and including sessions with Presque Isle students at all levels — from an elementary school special education class... Read more
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Ipswich Star
based Greene King to launch Purple Reign ale to mark Queen’s 90th birthdaycolour purple has long been associated with royalty while the name takes inspir
based Greene King to launch Purple Reign ale to mark Queen’s 90th birthday
Ipswich Star / Posted 15 days ago
colour purple has long been associated with royalty while the name takes inspiration from the song Purple Rain. Chris Houlton, managing director of Greene King brewing and brands, said: “This new ale continues our time-honoured tradition of... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
What a SunEdison bankruptcy would mean for Mainepipeline, such as the massive 600-megawatt King Pine project proposed for land
What a SunEdison bankruptcy would mean for Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
pipeline, such as the massive 600-megawatt King Pine project proposed for land in the Unorganized Territory northwest of Houlton on the border of Aroostook and Penobscot counties. “I would still expect most if not all of their projects in the... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Harrington switches gears with play and expands purposegetting ready to be married a sort of preppy boy from the mid-west. "It's real
Harrington switches gears with play and expands purpose
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 16 days ago
getting ready to be married a sort of preppy boy from the mid-west. "It's really fun to watch the contrast," said Rosanna Houlton, Brittany's assistant, of the two families interacting in the show. The show also discusses the issues of married... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
10 years after sex offender murders, questions linger about Maine’s registryinvestigation, Marshall’s motive for the killings remains a mystery. He crosse
10 years after sex offender murders, questions linger about Maine’s registry
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
investigation, Marshall’s motive for the killings remains a mystery. He crossed the border to visit his father in Houlton on Thursday, April 13, 2006. Then, either late Saturday or early Sunday, he slipped out a window with a rifle, two... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Woodland pair arrested, accused of using counterfeit moneyprimary investigator on the case, with assistance from the U.S. Secret Service
Woodland pair arrested, accused of using counterfeit money
Bangor Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
primary investigator on the case, with assistance from the U.S. Secret Service office in Portland. Butler has since been released on $10,000 secured bail. Brydon was taken to the Aroostook County Jail in Houlton where he remains held without... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Houlton man charged in connection with cemetery vandalismOAKFIELD, Maine — A Houlton man has been hit with misdemeanor charges after all
Houlton man charged in connection with cemetery vandalism
Bangor Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
OAKFIELD, Maine — A Houlton man has been hit with misdemeanor charges after allegedly vandalizing a cemetery in Oakfield last weekend. Michael Bennett, 24, has been charged with criminal mischief and criminal trespass, according to a news release... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Stuck in the muck? Maine mud season is hereare not helping the situation much. Of course, there can be a sort of muddy, c
Stuck in the muck? Maine mud season is here
Bangor Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
are not helping the situation much. Of course, there can be a sort of muddy, cosmic karma every so often. This week a Houlton man was charged in connection with damage to a cemetery in Oakfield after he allegedly drove through it creating ruts... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
RSU 50 interim superintendent leaving northern Maine to take post in Newport areaSmyrna and Stacyville. Hammer came to RSU 50 in July 2015 after serving as the
RSU 50 interim superintendent leaving northern Maine to take post in Newport area
Bangor Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
Smyrna and Stacyville. Hammer came to RSU 50 in July 2015 after serving as the superintendent in neighboring RSU 29 in the Houlton area for four years. He took over for Larry Malone, who was the RSU 50 superintendent for three years. The district... Read more
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examiner.com
Sheriff department emails show shocking attempts to disregard cruelty complaintsnever used) obtained by examiner.com stated, "Chris Johansen trespassed on her
Sheriff department emails show shocking attempts to disregard cruelty complaints
examiner.com / Posted 22 days ago
never used) obtained by examiner.com stated, "Chris Johansen trespassed on her [Jessica York's] property." Months later, a Houlton District judge dismissed the charges against the former deputy as baseless and fabricated. After losing his job,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Washburn boys basketball coach stepping down after 9 yearscited family and job reasons for his decision. He is the owner of North County
Washburn boys basketball coach stepping down after 9 years
Bangor Daily News / Posted 23 days ago
cited family and job reasons for his decision. He is the owner of North County Auto, which has locations in Presque Isle, Houlton and Lincoln, and recently added a fourth dealership in Biddeford. “That definitely was a piece of the puzzle,” he... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Medical examiner testifies hammer was used in slaying of Houlton manHOULTON, Maine — A hearing to determine whether the now 17-year-old accused of
Medical examiner testifies hammer was used in slaying of Houlton man
Bangor Daily News / Posted 24 days ago
HOULTON, Maine — A hearing to determine whether the now 17-year-old accused of killing a local man will be tried as an adult or a juvenile will continue Tuesday at Aroostook County District Court, according to the assistant attorney general... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Two hospitalized in Blaine crashcar and sent two people to the hospital, according to authorities. Early Monda
Two hospitalized in Blaine crash
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
car and sent two people to the hospital, according to authorities. Early Monday morning, 22-year-old Carlie Woodworth of Houlton was heading north on Route 1 in Blaine when her Nissan Sentra struck the back of a Ford pickup operated by... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Hearing to determine if teen will be tried as adult in MaineHOULTON, Maine (AP) -- A district court judge is presiding over a hearing that'
Hearing to determine if teen will be tried as adult in Maine
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 25 days ago
HOULTON, Maine (AP) -- A district court judge is presiding over a hearing that'll help to determine whether a teenager should be tried as an adult for a killing in northern Maine. Law enforcement officials say the boy, who was 16 at the time, and an... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Hearing to determine if teen will be tried as adult in MaineHOULTON, Maine (AP) -- A district court judge is presiding over a hearing that'
Hearing to determine if teen will be tried as adult in Maine
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 25 days ago
HOULTON, Maine (AP) -- A district court judge is presiding over a hearing that'll help to determine whether a teenager should be tried as an adult for a killing in northern Maine. Law enforcement officials say the boy, who was 16 at the time, and an... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Increase in ACL injuries hits close to home for County athletesHOULTON, Maine — Suffering a season-ending injury is something no student athle
Increase in ACL injuries hits close to home for County athletes
Bangor Daily News / Posted 25 days ago
HOULTON, Maine — Suffering a season-ending injury is something no student athlete wants to endure. And yet, each year there seems to be a couple of local high school athletes who must overcome such an injury. P.J. Gorneault, a physical therapist at... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
What a SunEdison bankruptcy would mean for Mainepipeline, such as the massive 600-megawatt King Pine project proposed for land
What a SunEdison bankruptcy would mean for Maine
Bangor Daily News / Posted 26 days ago
pipeline, such as the massive 600-megawatt King Pine project proposed for land in the Unorganized Territory northwest of Houlton on the border of Aroostook and Penobscot counties. “I would still expect most if not all of their projects in the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
A trip down memory lane: Photos of past BDN All-Maine schoolgirl basketball playersNia Irving (Lawrence); Emily Esposito (Gorham); Shannon Todd (York); Maddie Has
A trip down memory lane: Photos of past BDN All-Maine schoolgirl basketball players
Bangor Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
Nia Irving (Lawrence); Emily Esposito (Gorham); Shannon Todd (York); Maddie Hasson (South Portland); Kolleen Bouchard (Houlton) Second Team: Emily Jacques (Edward Little); Kelsey Shaw (Mount Desert Island); Jess Willerson (McAuley); Dominique... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Drug, violent crimes top The County grand jury listand criminal forfeiture. Jeffrey B. Boyce, 47, Presque Isle, two counts of the
Drug, violent crimes top The County grand jury list
Bangor Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
and criminal forfeiture. Jeffrey B. Boyce, 47, Presque Isle, two counts of theft with priors. Justin S. Moulton, 32, Houlton, aggravated assault and domestic violence assault with priors. Heather A. Sewell, 46, Houlton, unauthorized use with... Read more
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Daily Mail
Shocking body cam footage of a deputy violently taking down teen girlvideo shows a drunk man slam an elderly driver to... Share this article The S
Shocking body cam footage of a deputy violently taking down teen girl
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
video shows a drunk man slam an elderly driver to... Share this article The Sonoma County Sheriff's Office have stood by Houlton and said he behaved appropriately. "Deputy Holton was well within his authority and Sheriff's Office policy to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
BDN All-Maine Schoolgirl Basketball Team stats; honorable mention listG-F: 17 ppg, 7 rpg, 3 apg Maddie Hasson, South Portland, Sr., 5-11, F-G: 14.2
BDN All-Maine Schoolgirl Basketball Team stats; honorable mention list
Bangor Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
G-F: 17 ppg, 7 rpg, 3 apg Maddie Hasson, South Portland, Sr., 5-11, F-G: 14.2 ppg, 8.4 rpg, 3.6 apg Kolleen Bouchard, Houlton, Soph., 5-11, G: 20.7 ppg, 9 rpg, 4 blocks per game, 3.3 apgSECOND TEAM Emily Jacques, Edward Little, Sr. 6-0, C-F:... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
40th BDN All-Maine Schoolgirl Basketball Teamsenior Irving and junior Esposito on the first team are South Portland senior M
40th BDN All-Maine Schoolgirl Basketball Team
Bangor Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
senior Irving and junior Esposito on the first team are South Portland senior Maddie Hasson, York senior Shannon Todd and Houlton sophomore Kolleen Bouchard. Joining DeWolfe on the second team were seniors Emily Jacques from Edward Little in... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Hampden standout helps Maine Moose hockey team win national title(4 & 9) was tied for fifth in points with 13 on four goals and nine assists. He
Hampden standout helps Maine Moose hockey team win national title
Bangor Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
(4 & 9) was tied for fifth in points with 13 on four goals and nine assists. He was tied with Wilson (6 & 7) and Houlton/Hodgdon/Katahdin/Southern Aroostook’s Josh Malone (5 & 8). St. Dominic Academy of Auburn’s Gavin Bates (7 & 7) was... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Maine gymnastics program expands to three communitieshas just become more than I ever thought it could be,” she said recently while
Maine gymnastics program expands to three communities
Bangor Daily News / Posted a month ago
has just become more than I ever thought it could be,” she said recently while helping train gymnasts inside her Houlton gym. “I talk to a lot of people about how we haven’t expanded, we have blown up, and it has been fantastic. I still... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Mars Hill man charged after violating bail, resisting arrestsay the suspect appeared under the influence of intoxicants prior to the arrest
Mars Hill man charged after violating bail, resisting arrest
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 1 months ago
say the suspect appeared under the influence of intoxicants prior to the arrest. Gray was first transported to Houlton Regional Hospital where he was treated and released, then transported to Aroostook County Jail, according to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Mars Hill man arrested after scuffle with state policethe two officers. Gray then was taken into custody. Gray, who suffered minor f
Mars Hill man arrested after scuffle with state police
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
the two officers. Gray then was taken into custody. Gray, who suffered minor facial injuries in the scuffle, was taken to Houlton Regional Hospital for treatment and then to Aroostook County Jail. Michaud and Casavant suffered minor hand injuries... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Heavy rain, melting snow flood Aroostook County roadsnight. The National Weather Service office in Caribou issued a flood warning f
Heavy rain, melting snow flood Aroostook County roads
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
night. The National Weather Service office in Caribou issued a flood warning for parts of The County from Presque Isle to Houlton on Friday evening. Law enforcement officials reported about 4:55 p.m. that water was flowing across McBurnie Road in... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Houlton teen feeds the hungry at monthly dinnerHOULTON, Maine — Three years ago, Houlton High School student Kate Newman saw a
Houlton teen feeds the hungry at monthly dinner
Bangor Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
HOULTON, Maine — Three years ago, Houlton High School student Kate Newman saw a need in the community to bring hot meals to senior citizens or the less fortunate in southern Aroostook, especially during the colder months. “It is something I am very... Read more
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