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

    Aug 29, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    A Maine woman charged with killing her ex-husband by stabbing him in a driveway has changed her plea to guilty. Forty-eight-year-old Kandee Collind entered the guilty plea to the charge of intentional and knowing murder at York County Superior Court in Alfred on Monday.


  2. 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.


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

    Aug 16, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Bypassing a stalemated Maine Legislature, ethics regulators voted Thursday to effectively ignore a drafting error in state law that has locked away about $3.2 million in taxpayer funding for gubernatorial and legislative campaigns since July. The 3-1 vote from the Maine Ethics Commission was an authoritative move for a restrained body that doesn't often wade into hot political debates, re-opening a program endangered by a legislative impasse, though it was supported by a bipartisan group of lawmakers who have fretted that their 2018 campaigns may be at risk.


  4. 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

    Hundreds of people from the Sanford area came together Sunday to raise money for a girl injured in an off-road accident. In April, 8-year-old Mackenzie Austin fell off a UTV - an off-road vehicle with side-by-side seats - in her hometown of without a helmet, sustaining a broken neck, jaw, optic nerve damage, bleeding around the brain, and 17 fractures in the skull.


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

    Jun 28, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    A 95-year-old Brunswick man killed a rabid fox with a board Monday afternoon, falling and injuring his back in the process. The fox bit the man, who lives on Breckan Road, and the Maine Warden Service took the deceased fox to Augusta, where the Maine Center for Disease Control determined it was rabid, Brunswick Animal Control Officer Heidi Nelson said.


  6. 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.


  7. 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

  8. Murder suspect seeks to suppress evidence, write to her childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    An Acton woman charged with intentional and knowing murder in connection with the stabbing death of her former husband a year ago is asking the court to suppress evidence in the case. As well, Kandee Weyland, 46, through her attorney Molly Butler Bailey, is asking the court to allow her to have contact with her two minor children, by letter. 1 comment

  9. Fog, speed factors in fatal Lebanon crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    State police say speed and heavy fog were factors in a crash that killed an Acton man early Saturday morning in Lebanon. Brian Leclair, 28, died at the scene of the crash, which was reported at about 1:30 a.m., Stephen McCausland, spokesman for the Maine Department of Public Safety, said in a release.


  10. Mainers struggling during deep-freeze reach out for helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Bangor Daily News

    Ice coats branches and a berry in a tree as a plow truck spreads salt and sand in the parking lot of the Spectacular Events Center in Bangor. Bitter cold has gripped the state since Christmas, with another storm on the way later this week.


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