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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 $129,900. More Skowhegan information.

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21 hrs ago | 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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Yesterday | 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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Evening Sun

Man charged with rape of mentally challenged woman

A West Manheim Township man is facing rape charges for sexually assaulting a 33-year-old mentally challenged woman, according to a Conewago Township Police Department news release.

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Bangor Daily News

Skowhegan man injured after motorcycle hits deer

A Skowhegan man was injured Tuesday morning when his motorcycle struck a deer on Route 23 in Ripley, police said.

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The York Daily Record

German minister backs weapons-capable drones

Germany's defense minister wants to buy weapons-capable drones to protect soldiers from attack, drawing criticism in a country where the U.S. use of drones to kill terror suspects has caused unease.

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Manchester Journal

TV food star's new show delayed after online tiff

The channel said Tuesday that Adam Richman's show has been postponed indefinitely, but it didn't explain why.

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The Charlotte Observer

Letter written in Maine 83 years ago delivered

SKOWHEGAN, Maine A letter written by a Houlton school teacher in 1931 to her mother in Pittsfield has finally been delivered - 83 years later.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Native American statue gets repairs in Skowhegan

A $60,000 renovation of a wooden sculpture of a Native American is under way in Skowhegan, with a dedication ceremony set for September.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

KFVS12

Football field accidentally built on man's land

By MATT SEDENSKY Associated Press Brent Kaderli has a wheelchair-accessible van waiting in the driveway, a hospital bed in a spare bedroom and an electric lift that's left unused.

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