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  1. 1-year-old left in shopping cart at Target parking lot, mom arrested: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    ... miles from the Target. She "realized that her son was not in the car seat" when she arrived, police said. Perdue, of Acton, Maine, was charged with abandonment and endangerment of a child, police said. The Massachusetts Department of Children and ...

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  2. Maine woman charged after child found alone in parking lotRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Police in Massachusetts have charged a Maine woman whose 17-month old child was found alone in a shopping cart outside a Target store. Easton police said Monday the 27-year-old Acton, Maine, woman will be summoned to court in the future to face a charge of abandonment or endangerment of a child charge.

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  3. Maine mother charged with abandoning child at Target in EastonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2018 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A mother is now facing charges after police say she left her 17-month-old child in a shopping cart outside Target on Saturday afternoon. The mother, a 27-year-old woman from Acton, Maine, who wasn't identified by police, will be summonsed to court on a charge of abandonment or endangerment of a child.

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  4. Plan to save ash trees from emerald ash borer destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2018 | Herald Gazette

    ... and those in less prominent locations, before EAB reaches the town. EAB was discovered in the York County towns of Acton and Lebanon Sept. 12, according to The Portland Press Herald. The prior week, the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation ...

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  5. Plan to save ash trees from emerald ash borer's destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2018 | Capital Weekly

    ... and those in less prominent locations, before EAB reaches the town. EAB was discovered in the York County towns of Acton and Lebanon Sept. 12, according to The Portland Press Herald. The prior week, the Maine Department of Agriculture, Conservation ...

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  6. Emerald Ash Borer Confirmed in Western York County, MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | State of Maine

    ... this week, EAB adults were recovered on two purple traps in York County, Maine. One adult beetle was found in both Acton and Lebanon by the USDA-APHIS contractor, Delta 21. Field personnel from the Department of Agriculture, Conservation and ...

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  7. Spectrum Channel LineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2018 | Denton Publications

    IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR SPECTRUM CHANNEL LINEUP Communities Served: Town of Middleton, NH. Town of Acton ME.

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  8. Maine woman charged with killing ex-husband changes plea to guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Sentencing is scheduled for Nov. 19. Authorities say Collind stabbed Scott Weyland in front of their children in his Acton driveway after learning that Weyland was given custody of their children. The stabbing took place in February 2017, the month ...

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  9. Maine woman pleads guilty to stabbing ex-husband to death in front of kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    A 48-year-old Acton woman pleaded guilty Monday morning to murder in a case in which prosecutors say she stabbed her former husband to death in front of their two children, the Journal Tribune reported . Kandee Collind, formerly Kandee Weyland, appeared in York County Superior Court to change her plea and avoid a trial, which would have started on Sept.

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  10. Maine Ethics Commission votes to release ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... from voters. Voting in opposition Thursday was Commissioner Richard Nass, a former Republican state senator from Acton, who said he didn't think the ethics commission should have to fix a problem that should be solved by the Legislature. "I am just ...

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  11. Maine ethics regulators vote to re-open taxpayer campaign funding for 2018 racesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Democrats spoke in favor of that decision. Only Commissioner Richard Nass, a Republican and former state senator from Acton, voted against the re-opening of the fund, saying "we are not the fixers" and the Legislature should be responsible for ...

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  12. Hundreds turn out for ATV ride to raise money for girl who broke neck, spine in accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    ... father. The Sanford Maine ATV Club organized the fundraising ride, which went from Sanford to the Iron Tails Saloon in Acton. The 15-mile ride took participants through woods, mud, and city streets. "We kind of thought we'd had 30-50 wheelers maybe, ...

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  13. Coatings Leader Clive Hare Dies at Age 76Read the original story

    Jul 19, 2018 | Painting/Wallcovering Contractor

    ... was honored with a service in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, Wednesday (July 18) and buried at the Maple Grove Cemerty, in Acton, Maine. His family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research ...

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  14. Coatings Luminary Clive Hare Dies at Age 76Read the original story

    Jul 18, 2018 | PaintSquare

    ... was honored with a service in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, Wednesday (July 18) and buried at the Maple Grove Cemerty, in Acton, Maine. His family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research ...

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  15. Maine man, 95, uses board to kill rabid fox that bit himRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    ... raccoons in Greenwood and Cherryfield and a bat in Bowdoin were found to be rabid, and in April, rabid raccoons in Acton and Scarborough and skunks in Farmington and Unity were reported. Follow BDN Bath-Brunswick on Facebook for the latest news from ...

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  16. Woman, dogs safely escape fire in MiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2018 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... brought in departments from Middleton, Rochester, Somersworth, Berwick, Lebanon and Frisbie EMS. Firefighters from Acton, Maine, responded for station coverage. Pageau said there were no injuries to firefighters or the home's occupant, a woman. Her ...

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  17. Ann E. Collins, 82Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | The Wakefield Daily Item

    ... a patient care coordinator at Massachusetts General Hospital for 23 years. Mrs. Collins enjoyed spending summertime in Acton, Maine, taking trips to California to visit family and loved her trip to Ireland she took with her sister Judy. She ...

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  18. Small-town neighbors teaming up to make big impact for Husson University softball teamRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Jen Jones of Husson University delivers a pitch during a game against Colby College earlier this season in Waterville. The sophomore from Acton has joined forces with neighbor and childhood friend Morgan Coleman to help the Eagles reach the NCAA Division III softball tournament.

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  19. NH couple seriously injured in motorcycle crash in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | UnionLeader.com

    ... as Jared Russell, 41, of Barrington and his wife Jennifer, 43, were riding south to New Hampshire on Route 109 in Acton, Maine, with other motorcyclists around 7 p.m. when three motorcycles crashed into each other in the area of 10th Street. ...

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  20. Woman accused of murdering former husband withdraws motionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    An Acton wife and mother charged with murder in the stabbing death of her former husband a year ago has withdrawn her motion to suppress evidence in the case . Kandee Weyland, 46, who is charged with killing Scott Weyland on Feb. 22, 2017, has also withdrawn a motion that if approved would have allowed her to correspond by mail with her children. 3 comments

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