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Saturday | Bangor Daily News

Winterport motorcyclist injured after turning into oncoming car

A motorcyclist suffered facial injuries when he turned his bike into the path of an oncoming sedan in Winterport on Saturday morning, according to a Waldo County sheriff's deputy. Robert Wright, 55, of Winterport, was riding his motorcycle north on Kendall Road at around 9:10 a.m. when he attempted to turn left onto a driveway at the top of a hill, Deputy Darrin Moody said at the scene.

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Related Topix: Winterport, ME

Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Harbor Times Soup

Montville Town News

We had an opportunity to check out one of Montville's new businesses, Clark's Scrap Metal this past week. We finally put our old dishwasher to rest after many fix-up attempts, and decided to give them a call.

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Republican Journal

County commissioners submitting proposed 2015 budget for committee review

The Waldo County Commissioners are submitting a proposed 2015 budget that is more than 3 percent less than the 2014 budget. As proposed, the 2015 budget is 3.39 percent less, or $175,204, than the 2014 budget and commissioners state in a news release every town in the county should see a reduction in the tax commitment.

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Bangor Daily News

View the film "Anonymous People" at the Colonial Tuesday night

A new grass roots group has formed in Waldo County. Called WeCARE , the group is still in its infancy.

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Republican Journal

Searsmont News

There was nothing to submit last week, although I have neglected the Mason's Dinner and other functions, for that I apologize. As the summer months are coming to a near end, please submit your fall/winter functions coming up so we have time enough to post them.

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Related Topix: Searsmont, ME

Republican Journal

Reginald L. Rhodes

Reginald L. Rhodes, 83, died Wednesday August 27, 2014 at Waldo County Hospital in Belfast, Maine with his loving family at his bedside. He was born on February 14, 1931, the son of Fernald and Adelaide Rhodes.

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Related Topix: Belfast, ME, Liberty, ME, Stockton-Springs, ME

The Harbor Times Soup

Prospect News

Lately Mother Nature has been sending mixed messages around here. Last Tuesday there was a lite frost on our garage roof and cobwebs on the grass, then it warmed up to 70's.

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Related Topix: Bucksport, ME, Searsport, ME, Stockton-Springs, ME, College of the Atlantic, Winterport, ME

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Republican Journal

Winterport News

I will begin this weeks column by congratulating Darrin Moody, a deputy for Waldo County. The American Legion of Maine honored Darrin by naming him Law Enforcement Officer of the Year..

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Related Topix: Winterport, ME

The Harbor Times Soup

Bump and run: Lions best 'Stangs, Vikings fall on links

All three Waldo County golf squads were in action on the links Wednesday, Sept. 10, two of which were against each other - with Belfast the lone squad to emerge victorious.

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Related Topix: Belfast, ME, Searsport, ME, West-Enfield, ME

Capital Weekly

Become Whistle Worthy at the Waldo County YMCA

If you're 15 or older and looking for a great summer job or challenging career that's in demand, the American Red Cross Lifeguarding program is the best place to start. Lifeguarding lets you work as part of a team to help people safely enjoy the water.

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Republican Journal

'Making Change' substance-abuse program moves to Mondays

A non-traditional support group that has been helping young people deal with tough issues like substance abuse and suicide for the last 10 years is moving its meeting days to Monday afternoons. The group will meet at the Waldo County General Hospital's classroom or library Mondays from 4 to 5 p.m. No registration, fees or insurance are required.

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Related Topix: Belfast, ME, University of New Hampshire

The Harbor Times Soup

Triad fundraising auction

Waldo County Triad's annual fundraising auction preview begins at 5 p.m. with the auction following at 6 p.m. Auction items include custom-made furniture, jewelry, art, antiques, firewood, gift certificates and more. Refreshments will be available, cooked by our volunteers.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Republican Journal

Candidate questionnaire

Democrat Erin Herbig is looking to win a third term as a state representative as she looks to focus on issues such as keeping Maine's economy competitive through job training and education. Herbig's family reaches back five generations in Waldo County.

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Related Topix: Maine, Boston College

Tue Sep 09, 2014

Republican Journal

Fifth District Court

Michael E. Ellis Jr, 27, of Stockton Springs, theft by unauthorized taking or transfer, 7 days in Waldo County Jail. Mark Hubbard, 36, of Waterville, possession of marijuana, up to 1 A1 4 oz, $350 fine; use of drug paraphernalia, $300 fine.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Searsport, ME

Republican Journal

Argument leads to drunk driving, resisting arrest charges

Police arrested a Winterport man after he was allegedly involved in a domestic incident and drove his ATV while drunk. Jason L. Fogg, 24, was arrested on charges of operating under the influence on an ATV and refusing to submit to arrest or detention.

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Related Topix: Winterport, ME

Mon Sep 08, 2014

Herald Gazette

Field Hockey for Girls Grades 3-5 Begins Wednesday at the Waldo County ...

Waldo County YMCA Girls Field Hockey for youth in Grades 3 to 5 will begin on September 10. Please pre-register at the YMCA. It's Fall and it's time for the girls to pick up the sticks! Grades: 3 - 5 Date: September 10 - October 8, 2014 Day/Time: Mondays & Wednesdays @ BAHS 5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Location: BAHS, YMCA and various locations Fee: $20 Annual Members $45 3-Month & Non-Members Registration: Opens: August 26 In case of rain, play will be moved to the YMCA Gymnasium.

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The Harbor Times Soup

Hospital Aid to hold yard sale Oct. 4

The Waldo County General Hospital Aid will hold its fall yard sale on Saturday, Oct. 4, from 8 a.m. to noon, rain or shine, at the Education Center beside the Hospital. Come and bring your friends to find bargains galore.

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Herald Gazette

Zumba Zumba Zumba at the Waldo County YMCA

Boston's ZumbaA Jammer Natalie Bayersdorfer will be at the Waldo County YMCA on Sunday, September 21!!! Sign up now to reserve your spot! Join the Waldo County YMCA for a special ZumbaA Fitness class with Boston's ZumbaA Jammer Natalie Bayersdorfer! All are welcome to this party, so come out to dance, sweat and smile with us.

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Herald Gazette

Waldo County Ymca Before & After School Openings are Available....Sign ...

Join us at the Waldo County YMCA for Before & After School Care. Your child will be provided with an after school healthy snack.

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Herald Gazette

Waldo County YMCA Jackman Sky Lodge Overnight - Space Still Available

Off we go to the Northern Woods of Jackman, Maine, for two nights and three days. We will be staying at the Sky Lodge, located in the pristine wilderness of the Kennebec and Moose River Valleys.

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Related Topix: Jackman, ME

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