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  1. Paco, the Madison parrot that does wolf whistles, is on the lamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Sun Journal

    A parrot that can do a wolf whistle and sometimes sounds like R2-D2 from the "Star Wars" films is on the loose in Maine. The 10-inch-tall charcoal gray bird has a burgundy tail.

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  2. A Parrot That Sounds Like R2-D2 Is Missing in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Time

    A parrot that can imitate a wolf whistle and makes beeping noises like Star Wars droid R2-D2 is missing in Maine, its owner said. The 10-year-old Timneh African Grey parrot named Paco flew off into the woods in East Madison, Maine after getting spooked by something while perched on his owner's shoulder last week, the Morning Sentinel reports.

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  3. Parrot that can do wolf whistle, sounds like R2-D2 is on lamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Newsday

    ... ) his 10-year-old Timneh African Grey parrot named Paco became spooked last week and flew off his shoulder. MADISON, Maine - (AP) -- A parrot that can do a wolf whistle and sometimes sounds like R2-D2 from the "Star Wars" films is on the loose in ...

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  4. Hydroponics operation takes root in Mass.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 21 | Boston.com

    ... Sellew founded and ran six more companies, including Backyard Farms, a hydroponic tomato greenhouse on 42 acres in Madison, Maine, now one of the largest greenhouse tomato growers on the East Coast, and Waltham-based Harvest Power, where he is still ...

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  5. Getting AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | The Madison Courier

    Madison's Sam Heitz and Shawe's Nick Weatherbee battle for a 50/50 ball as the Hilltoppers' Bryan Avalos closes in during a soccer scrimmage Wednesday at Madison Junior High School. Weatherbee scored four goals and teammate Jacob Lundergan added a marker as Shawe won the controlled scrimmage 5-4.

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  6. Fun in the sun, with chocolate helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Town Line

    Left photo, Mathis Washburn, of Canaan, makes his way down the Chocolate Slip 'n Slide, at Yogi Bear's Jellystone Park, at Yonderhill Campground, in Madison, on July 30. Photo by Mark Huard, Central Maine Photography Right, from left to right, Riley Landry, of Vassalboro, Tate Jewell, Adam Fitzgerald and Landon Nunn, all of Skowhegan, get set to join in the slide.

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  7. Keeping facts in the idea zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... in your next political discussion. You can't reduce their 3,400-word report, derived from research in Shelby, N.C.; Madison, Maine; and Grand Rapids, Mich., to a 140-word Tweet. And, in any case, that probably won't help you if you are having your ...

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  8. Sappi Fine Paper to invest $25 million in Skowhegan millRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | Sun Journal

    ... put into the mill since 2011. Maine's longstanding papermaking industry has struggled in recent years. A mill in Madison was the fifth to close in the last two years when it shut its doors in May. The Morning Sentinel ( http://bit.ly/2anzsqo ) ...

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  9. If Walls Could Talk: Week of July 21, 2016Read the original story

    Jul 21, 2016 | Town Line

    WALLS, just 'where' will you begin and end with this column? There sure is a lot on our plate this week! Eat up, faithful readers, and in case you are one that says there's nothing to do here, read on! WALLS, it's time for you to speak loud and clear, as last Saturday, the Lake Wesserunsett Association had its annual meeting and it was superb. Yes, first there was breakfast served to almost everyone attending at the East Madison Grange Hall.

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  10. Sezak candidate for Somerset County CommissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Town Line

    ... losing those qualities we have come to know and appreciate. This will be more difficult with the closure of the Madison mill and the devaluation of the Skowhegan mill, making the shrinking tax base the most important issue in Somerset County. I will ...

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  11. Gus lights up State StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 31 | Channel3000

    Gus Paraskevoulakos has been a restaurateur, club owner and all-purpose character since landing in Madison and on State Street in 1972. Gus Paraskevoulakos has made some memories across more than four decades on State Street.

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  12. Threaded Journeys' Johnson speaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | Herald Gazette

    ... Montana sky, fly-casting over the rills of the Bitterroot River. Next, they tackle the likes of the Big Hole, the Madison, the Lamar and Soda Creeks found in the majestic Yellowstone National Park. Finally, they are met with match-the-hatch ...

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  13. Lucille Frances O'BrienRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Lucille Frances O'Brien, 76, of Dover, DE passed away Sunday, July 10, 2016 at Kent General Hospital after an extended illness. Luce was born May 9, 1940 in Madison, Maine to the late John Nelson Gilbert and Sarah Whitney Gilbert.

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  14. What 'good' free trade looks likeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... state subsidies. And excess capacity. Last month, the cavernous, blue-roofed pulp and paper mill in one-stoplight Madison, Maine, shut down, ending more than a century of paper production on the banks of the Kennebec River. More than 200 people are ...

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  15. Belfast U12 stars swing to Cal Ripken District 5 championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... area on Monday, June 27 at Walsh Field. Belfast kicked off the tournament on Thursday, June 23 with a 5-2 win over Madison, followed by an 11-0, 5-inning victory over Skowhegan on Friday, June 24. Then, in a pair of games on Sunday, June 26, Belfast ...

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  16. Belfast U12 stars swing to District 5 championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2016 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... games, 6-1 and 7-4 to win the crown. Belfast kicked off the tournament on Thursday, June 23 with a 5-2 win over Madison, followed by an 11-0, 5-inning victory over Skowhegan on Friday, June 24. Then, in a pair of games Sunday, June 26, Belfast ...

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  17. Belfast swings to District 5 title game, faces Messalonskee June 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... set to begin at approximately 5:30 p.m. Belfast kicked off the tournament on Thursday, June 23 with a 5-2 win over Madison, followed by an 11-0, 5-inning victory over Skowhegan on Friday, June 24. Then, in a pair of games Sunday, June 26, Belfast ...

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  18. Belfast swings to District 5 title game, will face Messalonskee June 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... set to begin at approximately 5:30 p.m. Belfast kicked off the tournament Thursday, June 23 with a 5-2 win over Madison, followed by an 11-0, five-inning victory over Skowhegan Friday, June 24. Then in a pair of games Sunday, June 26, Belfast ...

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  19. Growing lifeformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    ... visited the area several times before since my high school best friend's family owns a house there and a camp out in Madison. Fun fact: Skowhegan turns automatically into "Slow jeans" due to auto-correct when I am text messaging. That led to some ...

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  20. Maine Quilt Shops Participate in World's Biggest Shop HopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... fabric license plates and pins, which go perfectly with the travel aspect of the event. The Fabric Garden in Madison, Maine is just one of many shops offering free row patterns throughout the summer. Pictured is shop owner, Michaela Murphy, with ...

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