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  1. September Workshops at the Skowhegan CareerCenterRead the original story

    59 min ago | State of Maine

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 29, 2014 Contact: Anita Dunham, Skowhegan CareerCenter, 474-4950; Julie Rabinowitz, Department of Labor, 621-5009 SKOWHEGAN-Maine CareerCenters bring job seekers and employers together.

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  2. Collins' 'traditional' statewide bus tour launches in Bangor to sounds of brass quartetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Bangor Daily News

    ... T-shirts and a huge American Flag - around 8:45 a.m. Day 1 stops are scheduled in Hampden, Hermon, Newport and Skowhegan. Speaking with the media before her bus left, Collins said jobs would prove to be the biggest issue in the coming election. She ...

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  3. Two families buried on the same Norridgewock plot by mistakeRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | Bangor Daily News

    ... doesn't like the town's solution. Stephen Bishop moved the remains of his brother, who died as an infant, from a Skowhegan cemetery to the Bishop family plot in Norridgewock. That's when he discovered two people who weren't part of the family were ...

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  4. David M. SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Marshall Sanders, 68, passed away peacefully Friday, August 22, 2014 at his home in Pembroke. David was born in Skowhegan on April 3, 1946, son of the late Stephen and Emma (Stebbins) Sanders. After graduating from Skowhegan High School, Class of ...

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  5. Edmond L. SiroisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 22 | Bangor Daily News

    ... cancer surgery. He was surrounded by his loving wife, children and grandchildren. He was born August 9, 1933 in Skowhegan, Maine, the son of Wilfred Sirois and Bernadette Lessard. Edmond graduated from Skowhegan High School in the class of 1951. He ...

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  6. B17 bomber pilot honored for his serviceRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... was locally organized by Rockingham Visiting Nurse Association and Hospice and The Pines. Flemming, originally of Skowhegan, Maine, joined the U.S. Air Force shortly after Pearl Harbor and served as an Eighth Air Force Flying Fortress B-17 bomber ...

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  7. Norridgewock man faces cemetery conundrumRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... the situation last year while he was moving the ashes of his brother, who died as an infant in 1944, from Skowhegan to Sunset View Cemetery. Town officials say poor record keeping that allowed the plot to be sold to multiple families in the 1970s is ...

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  8. Emmi Roth, Westby Co-op, Gifford's take top honors in dairy contestRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | Dairy Foods

    ... Westby Cooperative Creamery, Westby, Wis., was selected as the Grade A Grand Champion and Gifford's Dairy, Skowhegan, Maine, was the Ice Cream Grand Champion of the World Dairy Expo (WDE) Championship Dairy Product Contest. This year's contest, ...

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  9. Revenue loss focuses on Fire DepartmentRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... in the investigation. The Morning Sentinel also reported last week that Fowler was fired from his position as Skowhegan, Maine, fire chief last Friday. Skowhegan town manager Christine Almand said she could not comment as to why he was fired, and ...

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  10. The South End tent evangelistRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Capital Weekly

    ... the chance to glean some facts from the book is welcome. He was born in Old Town, and his wife Helen was born in Skowhegan. They married in Oslo, Norway, while he was on an arts fellowship. His dad was a carpenter. Helen gave up her life as a singer ...

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  11. Revenue loss focuses on Fire DepartmentRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 21 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... in the investigation. The Morning Sentinel also reported last week that Fowler was fired from his position as Skowhegan, Maine, fire chief last Friday. Skowhegan town manager Christine Almand said she could not comment as to why he was fired, and ...

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  12. Skowhegan | $110,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 17 | Capital Weekly

    Formerly a real estate office. Service areas and specialties I specialize in country/rural properties, particularly those that include large parcels of land.

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  13. Art of Katahdin' at Lincolnville libraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... 1978, Little has explored Maine's highest mountain as both a wilderness enthusiast and an artist. He attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture and his work has been shown at the Courthouse Gallery of Fine Art, the Farnsworth Art Museum ...

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  14. Nearly $400,000 in Firefighting Grants to Bridgewater, Brownfield, and SkowheganRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 14 | Magic City Morning Star

    U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud today announced nearly $400,000 in FEMA Assistance to Firefighter Grants to the towns of Bridgewater, Brownfield, and Skowhegan.

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  15. Revenue loss focuses on town Fire DepartmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... covered in the investigation. The Morning Sentinel also reported Monday that Fowler was fired from his position as Skowhegan, Maine, fire chief last Friday. Skowhegan town manager Christine Almand said she could not comment as to why he was fired, ...

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  16. FEMA issues grants to three Maine towns for first-responder gearRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Bangor Daily News

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency has awarded nearly $400,000 in Assistance to Firefighter Grants to the towns of Bridgewater, Brownfield and Skowhegan, according to a U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud press release.

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  17. Revenue loss focuses on town Fire DepartmentRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... covered in the investigation. The Morning Sentinel also reported Monday that Fowler was fired from his position as Skowhegan, Maine, fire chief last Friday. Skowhegan town manager Christine Almand said she could not comment as to why he was fired, ...

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  18. From shoestring to award winning, Gifford's Famous Ice Cream keeps it all in the familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Sun Journal

    ... grandparents purchased a dairy in Farmington, Maine. Three years later they purchased a second in Skowhegan, where their ice cream factory today is a source of pride in the still-struggling mill town. More than a decade later, John and Roger Gifford ...

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  19. Fired Maine fire chief led investigated departmentRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | Sun Journal

    A New Hampshire fire department formerly led by the recently-fired chief of the Skowhegan, Maine, fire department is facing a criminal investigation about missing money.

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  20. After Three Months, Maine Town Chief AxedRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 12 | FireHouse.com

    Aug. 12--SKOWHEGAN, Maine -- The town's fire chief was dismissed Friday, half way through his six-month probationary period, Town Manager Christine Almand confirmed Monday.

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