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  1. Delegation applauds ruling against Chinese fabric producersRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Washington Times

    Maine's congressional delegation says the U.S. International Trade Commission was right to rule against Chinese fabric producers for selling unfairly subsidized materials in the U.S. at less than fair value. Auburn Manufacturing Inc. of Mechanic Falls, Maine, spearheaded the fight over amorphous silica fabric, or ASF, a heat-resistant material.

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  2. Robin D. GagneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 30 | Capital Weekly

    Robin was born in Lewiston Dec. 21, 1957, a daughter of Donald Alfred and Janice Ellen Gagne. Robin attended grammar schools in Mechanic Falls and Waldoboro and later graduated from Bible Speaks High School in South Berwick as valedictorian.

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  3. Gloria 'Jean' McDowellRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2016 | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... embroidering, sewing, reading and collecting angels. Surviving are three daughters, Brenda (Marc) Currie, of Mechanic Falls, Maine, Rebecca McDowell, of Bourbonnais, and Tammy (Morgan) Galik, of Kankakee; one son, Grant (Nancy) McDowell, of ...

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  4. Men's Basketball reclaims Costello CupRead the original story

    Dec 3, 2016 | The Free Press

    ... has proven to be a powerful addition to this Huskies team in his first season. Senior Jacob Littlefield (Mechanic Falls, ME/ Poland) was the third player for the Huskies to rack up double-digits in this matchup when he scored 13 points during play. ...

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  5. St. Joseph's Men's college basketball 72 at USM 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... season with 17 points and a game-high 17 rebounds, including four offensive boards. Senior Jacob Littlefield (Mechanic Falls, Maine/Poland) tossed in 13 points on 6-for-12 shooting, adding six rebounds and three assists. Sophomore Darian Berry ...

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  6. We Are All DeplorablesRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2016 | IndyMedia

    ... in their defense. They live in towns and villages that have been ravaged by deindustrialization. The bank in Mechanic Falls, where my grandparents lived, is boarded up, along with nearly every downtown store. The paper mill closed decades ago. There ...

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  7. We Are All DeplorablesRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2016 | Common Dreams

    ... in their defense. They live in towns and villages that have been ravaged by deindustrialization. The bank in Mechanic Falls, where my grandparents lived, is boarded up, along with nearly every downtown store. The paper mill closed decades ago. There ...

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  8. Cassidy Charette's parents write statement after she was killed in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... Cassidy Charette died in October 2014 when the wagon she was riding crashed during a haunted hayride in Mechanic Falls, Maine. The crash injured 21 other people, most of them teenagers. Connor Garland, Cassidy's boyfriend, was in critical condition ...

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  9. Farm acknowledges criminal negligence in fatal hayride crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    ... a sign attached to a pole points in the direction of the Gauntlet Haunted Night Ride at Harvest Hill Farms in Mechanic Falls, Maine. The farm charged in a Halloween-themed hayride crash that killed a teenage girl has reached a plea agreement that's ...

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  10. Victim impact statement punctuates plea deal in hayride death caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Jodi Nofsinger of Lewiston, read the statement Tuesday when Harvest Hill Farm, which operated the hayride in Mechanic Falls, pleaded guilty to a felony in connection with Charette's death. The girl died after a trailer she was riding on overturned ...

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  11. Farm pleads guilty to lesser count in deadly hayride crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Canada.com

    ... of a $7,500 fine will go to charity, along with restitution to be sorted out later. The October 2014 crash in Mechanic Falls claimed the life of 17-year-old Cassidy Charette. Her parents' attorney said the company "chose profit ahead of safety." ...

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  12. Harvest Hill Farm pleads guilty to aggravated driving to endanger in hayride deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    Harvest Hill Farm, the Mechanic Falls property where Cassidy Charette, 17, of Oakland died after a trailer she was riding on overturned Oct. 11, 2014, pleaded guilty to one count of aggravated driving to endanger, a Class C felony. In exchange for the guilty plea, the Androscoggin County district attorney's office dropped a Class A manslaughter charge against the company, according to the farm's attorney, Michael Whipple of Portland.

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  13. Criminal case draws to close in fatal hayride crash in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | The Decatur Daily

    ... of a $7,500 fine will go to charity, along with restitution to be sorted out later. The October 2014 crash in Mechanic Falls claimed the life of 17-year-old Cassidy Charette. Her parents' attorney said the company "chose profit ahead of safety." ...

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  14. Farm pleads guilty in deadly hayride crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... of a $7,500 fine will go to charity, along with restitution to be sorted out later. The October 2014 crash in Mechanic Falls claimed the life of 17-year-old Cassidy Charette. Her parents' attorney said the company "chose profit ahead of safety." ...

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  15. Farm involved in fatal hayride crash reaches plea agreementRead the original story

    Nov 14, 2016 | 680News

    ... says the agreement calls for a $7,500 fine or donation and substantial restitution. The October 2014 crash in Mechanic Falls claimed the life of 17-year-old Cassidy Charette and injured more than 20 other people. Riders were tossed into trees ...

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  16. Eleanor StraightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Weirton Daily Times

    ... and the Catholic Women's Club and the Comfort House. Surviving are her two children, John William Straight of Mechanic Falls, ME; and Debbie Anne Masters of New Cumberland, WV; seven grandchildren, one great-granddaughter and her beloved dogs, ...

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  17. Eleanor StraightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | The Review

    ... preceded in death by her husband William E. Straight. Surviving are her two children John William Straight of Mechanic Falls, Maine; and Debbie Anne Masters of New Cumberland, W.Va.; 7 Grandchildren, 1 Great granddaughter. Mass Christian Burial will ...

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  18. Maher, McConnell face off for seat on Androscoggin County CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | Sun Journal

    ... no signs of ending any time soon. Only one of the three open seats has a contest: District 6, which includes Mechanic Falls, Poland, and part of Auburn, has Republican candidate Zakk Maher of Poland facing Velma McConnell, a Democrat, from Auburn. ...

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  19. Powell named RSU 16 Student of the MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2016 | Twin City Times

    The Mechanic Falls, Minot and Poland Tri-Town Optimist Club has named Poland Community School sixth grader LiSha Powell its RSU 16 Student of the Month for October.

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  20. Pumpkin Land, site of fatal hayride crash, won't reopen after allRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    ... family event will continue on." Mortgage holders of land and buildings at 125 Pigeon Hill Road/Route 26 in Mechanic Falls, which included Pumpkin Land and The Gauntlet hayride, bought back the property from the Bolducs' Andover Covered Bridge LLC at ...

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