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  1. Jury finds Robert Burton guilty of murder in death of ex-girlfriendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 5 | Bangor Daily News

    A jury found the man who led police on the longest manhunt in state history guilty of murder after deliberating for 6A1 2 hours over 2 days. Robert Burton, 40, of Abbot sat quietly at the defense table as the seven men and five women on the jury all said he was guilty of murder.

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  2. Jury begins deliberating in murder trial of man who led police on longest manhuntRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | Bangor Daily News

    ... on the longest manhunt in state history as an obsessed killer. The defense told jurors that Robert Burton, 40, of Abbot told them the truth when he said Stephanie Ginn Gebo, 37, of Parkman was shot accidentally when he tried to wrestle the gun away ...

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  3. Burton uses prop gun, mattress to re-enact how victim was shot for juryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 3 | Bangor Daily News

    Robert Burton, 40, of Abbot, left, is charged with murder in the shooting death of his former girlfriend, Stephanie Ginn Gebo, 37, in June 2015. In a dramatic re-enactment Tuesday morning, Robert Burton demonstrated for the jury how he claims his ex-girlfriend was shot using a plastic gun and a mattress and box springs in the well of the courtroom on the seventh day of his murder trial.

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  4. Man who led police on 68-day manhunt takes stand in his own defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 2 | Bangor Daily News

    Robert Burton, 40, of Abbot, center wearing blue, sits with his defense attorneys Hunter Tzovarras, right, and Zachary Brandmeirs, left. Burton is charged with murder in the shooting death of his former girlfriend, Stephanie Ginn Gebo, 37, of Parkman in June 2015.

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  5. Burton appeared well nourished after 68 days on the run, jail staffer testifiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 28 | Bangor Daily News

    Robert Burton, 40, of Abbot, center wearing blue, sits with his defense attorneys Hunter Tzovarras, right, and Zachary Brandmeirs, left. Burton is charged with murder in the shooting death of his former girlfriend, Stephanie Ginn Gebo, 37, of Parkman in June 2015.

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  6. Burton accused victim of multiple infidelities in papers found in backpackRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | Bangor Daily News

    Robert Burton, 40, of Abbot, center wearing blue, sits with his defense attorneys Hunter Tzovarras, right, and Zachary Brandmeirs, left. Burton is charged with murder in the shooting death of his former girlfriend, Stephanie Ginn Gebo, 37, of Parkman in June 2015.

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  7. Victim to co-worker: 'If I come up missing, look for Robert Burton'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Bangor Daily News

    Robert Burton, 40, of Abbot, center wearing blue, sits with his defense attorneys Hunter Tzovarras, right, and Zachary Brandmeirs, left. Burton is charged with murder in the shooting death of his former girlfriend, Stephanie Ginn Gebo, 37, of Parkman in June 2015.

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  8. Burton acted in self-defense, panicked, then hid in woods 68 days, lawyer saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | Bangor Daily News

    Robert Burton, 40, of Abbot, center wearing blue, sits with his defense attorneys Hunter Tzovarras, right, and Zachary Brandmeirs, left. Burton is charged with murder in the shooting death of his former girlfriend, Stephanie Ginn Gebo, 37, of Parkman in June 2015.

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  9. Drought broken; Journal not for sale, even to Walter; two voting machines in WinterportRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 25 | The Harbor Times Soup

    A large meeting of our citizens was convened on Saturday evening, at Peirce's Hall, for the purpose of listening to addresses from J. Williamson and N. Abbot, Esqs., two of the corporators of the Belfast and Moosehead Railway, who recently visited the towns on the route of the proposed road, for the purpose of examining their resources and obtaining the views of their citizens respecting the enterprise. H. O. Alden, Esq., was chosen chairman of the meeting and called upon the gentlemen above named to give an account of their mission, which they did to considerable length, and to the great interest of those who heard them.

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  10. Vinalhaven School brings ashore new superintendent, principalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2017 | Herald Gazette

    ... Kirkpatrick is leaving her position as superintendent of School Administrative District 4, which serves the towns of Abbot, Cambridge, Guilford, Parkman, Sangerville and Wellington in Piscataquis County. She is a Caribou native, lives near Belfast ...

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  11. June at Thompson Free LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... 8 from 12:30-1:30 pm our Brown Bag Lunch Series will highlight the JD Foundation. Cheryl Morin, will speak about the Abbot-based non-profit that focuses on suicide awareness, prevention and grief support. She will discuss the services, education ...

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  12. Fruit Tree Grafting Workshop Offered by the PCSWCD in Partnership with MOFGARead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    Are you interested in learning how to graft your own fruit trees for a home orchard? Do you have older fruit trees at home that you would like to graft onto new rootstock? The Piscataquis County Soil and Water Conservation District in partnership with the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association and Dover-Dexter Area in Transition are providing a hands-on Fruit Tree Grafting Workshop on Saturday, April 8th at the Abbot Town Office from 10:00AM to 2:30PM. The Fruit Tree Grafting Workshop is the 3rd workshop in the Piscataquis County Soil and Water Conservation District's Orcharding Series.

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  13. Connections between Monica Wood's Papermaker and life in BangorRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... movie. Papermaker follows two families whose worlds are centered around a paper mill in the fictional town of Abbot Falls-but in two very different ways. Henry John McCoy is the mill's wealthy, New York-residing CEO who is dealing with his strained ...

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  14. How a sheep breed developed in Maine became popular around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... sensation." So just how did the Katahdin hair sheep come into being? It all started in the 1950s on a farm in Abbot Village in Piscataquis County, during a time when wool was beginning to go out of favor as a clothing fabric. Farmer Michael Piel, an ...

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  15. UMaine cast fails to overcome flaws of 'Pajama Game'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... offering from the University of Maine's School of the Performing Arts, is one of them. The show, with book by George Abbot and Richard Bissell and music and lyrics by Richard Adler and Jerry Ross, is dated in its depiction of women and their ...

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  16. Bryan C. ZinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... and her husband Chris Stephenson of Harrisville, Joseph Clement; two sisters, Joanna Tarrazi and her husband George of Abbot, Maine, Maria Murray and her husband Michael of South Bridge, Massachusetts; one brother, Edward Zink and his companion Tina ...

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  17. 6 takeaways from an examination of rural Maine's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2017 | Bangor Daily News

    ... her time inside the family's Thomaston home, as the Kalutas' don't have any form of transportation to leave the town. Abbot resident Robert Smith pushes a shopping cart through the food aisles of the Save-A-Lot grocery store in Dover-Foxcroft one ...

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  18. How local Maine school leaders can show people they're listeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... took a closer look at the dissention in one school district, SAD 4, which includes the towns of Guilford, Wellington, Abbot, Parkman, Sangerville and Cambridge. Like much of rural Maine , the towns have faced a declining number of school-aged ...

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