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Skowhegan, Maine is located in Somerset County. Zip codes in Skowhegan, ME include 04976. The median home price in Skowhegan is $128,000. More Skowhegan information.

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2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

New restaurant in Brewer, new butcher shop in Portland

What event combines a bread fair, baking classes and discussions on the science of sourdough and mysteries of gluten? It must be the Maine Grain Alliance Kneading Conference in Skowhegan .

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7 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Skowhegan man charged in central Maine copper thefts

Michael Grant was charged Monday with aggravated criminal mischief and felony theft in connection with copper thefts in Winslow, Waterville, Augusta, Farmingdale and Windsor, according to Winslow Police Chief Shawn O'Leary.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Cemetery listings for Skowhegan now available online

Do you have ancestors who may be buried in the Skowhegan area? Then you may be pleased to learn that listings for Skowhegan's cemeteries are now available online at www.skowhegan.org .

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Sun Journal

Former police officer Karen Nightingale dies of motorcycle accident injuries

Karen Nightingale's husband, Jared, tells the Kennebec Journal his wife died Tuesday at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston .

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Sun Journal

Unconfirmed tornadoes reported during overnight storms

According to Farmington fire Chief Terry Bell, flooding occurred at the Intervale and Front Street area , Weeks Mills Road as it comes into Route 43, Cowan Hill Road off Route 27 and Clover Mill Road.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Herald Gazette

Katahdin has been called Maine's greatest treasure. In addition to...

Illustrated Presentation and Book Signing, Art of Katahdin , with author David Little at the Beyond the Sea Book Festival at Lincolnville Beach, Friday July 25th, 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Katahdin has been called Maine's greatest treasure.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Concord Monitor

My Turn: More than memories in the state's outdoors

It is the height of summer in New Hampshire, and many families and visitors are planning to get outdoors and enjoy the many vacation and recreation opportunities the state offers.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bangor Daily News

'Worst moose accident' ends better than it appeared

Chester Jaynes Annance has responded to all kinds of automobile emergencies during his 20 years working for the family business, Moosehead Towing.

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Sun Journal

Medications stolen from Skowhegan homeless shelter

Police Chief Ted Blais said the theft from a locked cabinet at the Trinity Men's Shelter was reported last weekend.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Examiner.com

Summer travel: Six haunted places in Maine and Massachusetts

Fear is the quicksand of humanity. In 1692, mass hysteria led to the hanging of nineteen innocent people in Salem.

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Bangor Daily News

Solon man injured when motorcycle collides with dog; dog dies of injuries

Norman Fickett, 77, was heading southbound shortly before 1 p.m. when a German shepherd darted across the road, according to Chief Deputy Dale Lancaster of the Somerset County Sheriff's Office.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Sun Journal

Anson woman awoken by cat while her house burns

A woman was awoken by her cat when her house was on fire at about 8:30 Sunday morning, according to Anson Fire Chief Jeremy Manzer.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Boston.com

David Hiser/Courtesy of Colby College Museum of Art Building an art trail through Maine

One morning last December, Jane Woodruff drove the 90 minutes to this town on the mid-coast, parked her Honda Civic on the road near a towering wooden sculpture, and claimed a slice of the Bernard Langlais estate.

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Bangor Daily News

Bangor fireworks display went on, despite Hurricane Arthur

Towns and cities across the state of Maine canceled or postponed their fireworks displays and other Independence Day events because of Hurricane Arthur, but there was one that did not: Bangor.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Rumford Falls Times

2014 July 03

During the severe weather in Rumford late Wednesday afternoon, a microburst that traveled through here towards Skowhegan tore off about 30 percent of the roofing, measuring 80-x72 feet, on the River Valley Technology Center.

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RGT Online

The Reel Life: Ultra-snail mail edition

At roughly 20 minutes per mile, it would take the average person about 50 hours to walk 150 miles.

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KFVS12

Letter arrives 83 years late

The letter marked with a two-cent stamp didn't arrived to Skowhegan until now - 83 years after it was mailed.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Fabien Cousteau ends mission at undersea lab

Fabien Cousteau is preparing to ascend from the bottom of the ocean after spending 31 days underwater in the Florida Keys.

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Chambersburg Public Opinion

Illinois ex-Gov. Ryan ends post-prison supervision

Former Illinois Gov. George Ryan has finished a year of supervision following his release from home confinement last summer after a prison sentence for corruption convictions.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Chambersburg Public Opinion

Tom Wolf maintains double-digit lead over Tom Corbett, poll shows

Tom Wolf of York County holds a 22 percentage point lead over incumbent Tom Corbett in the race for governor, according to poll results released Wednesday by Franklin & Marshall.

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