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Knox Town News
Yes, I believe it is Spring Time finally. Even though we have had the snow the ole timer's called it poor man's fertilizer.
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Wed Apr 16, 2014
Minor flooding begins in Waterville, Skowhegan area
Emergency management crews around central Maine are monitoring water levels and in some places cleaning up floods from Tuesday night's rain and snow storm.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
State of Maine
May Workshops at the Skowhegan CareerCenter - 4/15/2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 15, 2014 Contact: Anita Dunham, Skowhegan CareerCenter, 474-4950; Julie Rabinowitz, Department of Labor, 621-5009 SKOWHEGAN-Maine CareerCenters bring job seekers and employers together.
Cutler cites Skowhegan economic growth on campaign stop
ECONOMY: Independent gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler displays a graph that illustrates Maine's lack of economic growth during a campaign stop Tuesday in Skowhegan.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Tons of carrots left at Skowhegan animal shelter
CARROT CORNER: Somerset Humane Society employee Christine Coolidge, left, and manager Hattie Spaulding look over some of the three tons of carrots that were left at the Skowhegan organization on Monday, April 14, 2014.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
6:38 p.m., one person was taken to MaineGeneral Medical Center after a report of an intoxicated person on Higgins Street.
Flood watch in effect for Kennebec, Franklin, Somerset, Waldo counties
A flood watch is in effect for many parts of central and western Maine through Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Artist Lecture: Mary Walling Blackburn
The University of Maine Intermedia MFA program is pleased to announce the 6th presenter, Mary Walling Blackburn, for their Spring 2014 Visiting Artist Series co-sponsored by the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
'Creepy' burglar charged again in Skowhegan
A man once described by a district attorney as "creepy" for twice breaking into homes and standing over women he thought were sleeping was arrested Wednesday in Skowhegan for allegedly repeating that practice.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Skowhegan selectman Lowe resigns
Board Chairwoman Betty Austin read Lowe's letter of resignation, effective April 2, during Tuesday night's regular meeting of the board.
Rivers start to swell as spring thaw continues
The Royal River in Yarmouth was raging Tuesday as the National Weather Service keeps an eye on Maine's waterways.
Norridgewock man charged with gross sexual assault
Cameron Starkey, 21, is charged with class A gross sexual assault. He was arrested Friday, according to court records filed in Skowhegan District Court.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Recent armed hold-ups in Augusta and Waterville highlight dangerous jobs
Countless Mainers go to work every day to perform jobs that might not be thought of as dangerous but could put their lives in jeopardy at any moment.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Detroit murder case heads to settlement conference
Lawyers will weigh options on whether Jason Cote will go to trial on charges that he murdered Ricky B. Cole in July.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Brighton Plantation Town Meeting moves to June in 2015
First Selectwoman Joanne Goodridge said before last Saturday's meeting that residents and officials in the small Somerset County town believe they could better manage voting on spending articles at Town Meeting if they knew how much they were going to need for schools and the county tax.
Lincoln County News
Widdecombe Wins Pine Tree State Wrestling Championship
Duncan Widdecombe prepares to flip an opponent onto his back on his way to a Pine Tree State Wrestling championship in the 81 pound division.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Skowhegan man died from accidental drowning, medical examiner rules
A Skowhegan man whose body was found in August near his Main Street home died from accidental drowning, according to the Office of Chief Medical Examiner.
Bangor Daily News
Maine lawmakers bow to industry on cellphone labeling bill
A recent lecture in Portland about the corrupting influence of industry money on the political process came at a critical time for one small progressive advocacy group.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Cable blackout could effect Bee Line customers in Franklin, Somerset areas
Cable customers in Franklin and Somerset counties could lose access to certain television channels if the local provider, Bee Line Cable, cannot reach an agreement with programming company Viacom.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Pittsfield Area - Free Training Available to Enhance Employment Opportunities
The Spring 2014 WorkReady Program is coming right up. This program is available to the Pittsfield area for those who would like to enhance their skills and opportunities for employment.