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  1. 20 years - ironic that he would be returning to the enjoyment of his...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Herald Gazette

    In a letter to Judge Susan Sparaco dated July 17, a truck driver accused of manslaughter stemming from a fatal collision in March requests a new court-appointed attorney and says the state offered him a plea deal of 20 years in prison. Randall J. Weddle, 54, of Greeneville, Tenn., writes of the severity of the charges against him, and says he has met with attorney David Paris of Bath twice since his incarceration at the Knox County Jail.

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  2. Knox County Unified Court closed casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Herald Gazette

    Nicholas J. Kelly, 51, of Waldoboro, theft by unauthorized taking or transfer, prior, 15 days in jail, probation partially revoked, probation continued. Douglas John Raye, 52, of Union, operating under the influence, two priors, $1,100 fine, two years in prison, all but 60 days suspended, probation two years, license suspended six years, registration suspended; operating vehicle without license, conditions or restrictions, 30 days in jail.

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  3. Rockport police change pursuit policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Herald Gazette

    The Rockport Police Department has changed its policy regarding police pursuit, allowing officers to chase suspects only for felony crimes, and if they get permission from a supervisor before engaging in a chase. The town is facing two civil lawsuits stemming from the deaths of two teenagers in December that their families say were the result of an officer-involved crash.

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  4. Earl R. Norwood IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Capital Weekly

    Earl R. Norwood III, 68, of the Burkettville area of Appleton, went to be with our Lord on June 27, 2016, after a short battle with cancer. He spent his last days with his family at his parent's cottage on Alford Lake in Hope.

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  5. Public participation is key in municipal mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | Capital Weekly

    Since colonial times, annual town meetings have been a staple of local government in New England. They are sometimes referred to as "the purest form of democracy" because citizens themselves, not their representatives, participate directly in making the laws and raising and spending their tax dollars.

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  6. Winery Father's Day Event Benefits Food PantriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2016 | Capital Weekly

    Sweetgrass Farm Winery & Distillery, 347 Carroll Road, and Savage Oakes Vineyard and Winery, 174 Barrett Hill Road, both in Union, are serving up barbecue for Father's Day.

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  7. Town budget, trash talk to top Hope annual town meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    Hope voters will decide on a 4-percent increase in the town budget and whether to allow Mid-Coast Solid Waste Corp. to enter into a 20-year contract with a Portland company for its solid waste agreement at its annual town meeting. The town's budget is proposed at $796,260, which is up about $30,000 from the current year.

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  8. Wineries hold Father's Day cook-off to benefit food pantriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2016 | Capital Weekly

    Sweetgrass Farm Winery & Distillery, 347 Carroll Road, and Savage Oakes Vineyard and Winery, 174 Barrett Hill Road, are competing in another pig roast cook-off on Father's Day. The wineries will be serving up barbecue Sunday, June 19, from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., with proceeds benefiting area food pantries.

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  9. Lois Stackpole-Alley: A Woman of SubstanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    For almost half a century, octogenarian Lois Stackpole-Alley has prepared over 838,216 meals and she is still cooking up a storm. Lined up, the trays holding those meals would stretch 380 miles round-trip from Rockport, where she lives, to Boston where she grew up.

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  10. Education briefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    Erica N. Dailey of Union was among nearly 600 students who received bachelor's degrees from St. Lawrence University May 22. An anthropology major, she received the degree of Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude. EVANSTON, Ill.

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  11. Reducing property taxes, consistency fuels Costigan's runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Capital Weekly

    Transparency, consistency and improved communications are three things that Lorie Costigan says she will address if elected to a one-year term on the town's Select Board. Costigan and David Gould are both vying for the one-year seat that is being vacated by Marlene Libby.

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  12. Knox County Dems host Election Night guest speakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    Knox County Democratic Committee holds its monthly meeting on Election Night, June 14, with two guest speakers. The meeting, open to the public, begins at 7 p.m. at Stella Maris House, 148 Broadway.

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  13. Union 69 budgets adopted at validation meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Capital Weekly

    The final school budget validation meeting for School Union 69 was held May 26 and with the adoption of the Appleton Village School, Lincolnville Central School and Hope Elementary School, their fate is left in the hands of voters in June. Approximately 30 residents attended a budget validation meeting at the Appleton Village School May 26 and adopted a budget to operate the school in 2017-17.

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  14. Union 69 budgets adopted at validation meetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    The final school budget validation meeting for School Union 69 was held May 26 and with the adoption of the Appleton Village School, Lincolnville Central School and Hope Elementary School, their fate is left in the hands of voters in June. Approximately 30 residents attended a budget validation meeting at the Appleton Village School May 26 and adopted a budget to operate the school in 2017-17.

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  15. Reginald M. Upham IRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2016 | Capital Weekly

    Born in Hope, Feb. 5, 1945, he was the twelfth of thirteen children of Oscar F. and Almacia N. Wellman Upham. He was a graduate of Union High School, class of 1963.

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  16. Conrad H. Winchenbaugh Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    Conrad H. "Wink" Winchenbaugh Sr., 87, died Thursday, May 5, 2016, at his daughter's home in Litchfield, following an extended illness. Born in Rockland Nov. 8, 1928, he was the son of Basil V. and Doris M. Burrows Winchenbaugh.

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  17. Union budget shows slight increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    The 2017 municipal budget proposed for Union voters is just over a 1 percent increase, as opposed to a 2.2 percent increase last year. Town Manager Jay Feyler said the increase is due to several small factors including $2,000 in software support for security purposes and minor payroll increases to bring some town employees in line with other local towns.

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  18. Mother's Day Wine TastingsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2016 | Capital Weekly

    Savage Oakes Vineyard and Winery, 175 Barrett Hill Road, and Sweetgrass Farm Winery & Distillery, 347 Carroll Road, both in Union, are joining forces for a Mother's Day celebration with wine tastings and pairings with food and chocolates.

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  19. Philip R. CrabtreeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    Philip Raymond Crabtree, 97, formerly of Thomaston, died peacefully Saturday, April 30, 2016, at Anderson Inn in Camden, with his daughter Shirley by his side. Born in Lynn, Mass., Dec. 30, 1918, he was the son of Raymond Elwood and Elsie Crabtree.

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  20. Re: Georgia A. DurkeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Herald Gazette

    Georgia Ann Durkee passed away May 2, 2016. She was born Aug.13, 1926, in South Montville, to Irvin and Pearl Norwood.

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