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  1. Lynn M. StanleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Herald Gazette

    ... by her husband, Bruce Stanley, of St. George; her daughter, Ashlee Reynolds, and her husband, Travis, of Spruce Head; her twin sister, Elaine Carter, and her husband, Mark, of Rockland, sister Cheryl Mancini and her husband, Raymond, of Yuba City, ...

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  2. Fish fraud expected to go from bad to worseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | National Fisherman

    The case of Robert Thompson proves that people don't just steal lobster out of traps. Thompson was the manager of the Spruce Head Fishermen's Cooperative in South Thomaston, Maine, and in that job he was in charge of buying and selling lobsters for one of the state's largest lobster cooperatives.

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  3. Former lobster co-op manager guilty of tax evasion, selling lobsters unlawfullyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Herald Gazette

    The former manger of the Spruce Head Fisherman's Cooperative pleaded guilty to one count of tax evasion and one count of violation of the Lacey Act Dec. 11 in federal court. As part of the agreement, Robert Thompson, 53, now of Rockwood, will serve no more than five years in prison for the crimes and will not pay more than a $250,000 fine.

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  4. Feds offer more details in court papers on illegal lobster salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Bangor Daily News

    ... those lobsters to J.P. Shellfish in Eliot. J.P. Shellfish was the largest legitimate buyer of lobsters from the Spruce Head cooperative. John Price, the owner of J.P. Shellfish, would record those purchases. He sent cash payments to Thompson via ...

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  5. Community Band Christmas concert Dec. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Capital Weekly

    ... Christmas" by Irving Berlin and a "Christmas Sing-Along". Fournier is a voice student of Parker and lives in Spruce Head. Admission to the band's last concert of the calendar year is free, but there will be a basket for donations at the door to help ...

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  6. Re: Five Questions for the 'Head Honeybadger'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Herald Gazette

    As founder of Dream Local Digital, Shannon Kinney is doing exactly what she set out to do. The Maine native grew up in Spruce Head, graduated from Georges Valley High School, and earned a degree in journalism and advertising from the University of Maine at Orono.

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  7. Woman who spat in agent's eye to serve 33 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Herald Gazette

    A Spruce Head woman was sentenced Dec. 3 to serve 33 months in prison for spitting in a drug agent's eye and violating her probation several times by using drugs. Becky Condon, 25, pleaded guilty to assaulting Maine Drug Enforcement Officer Scott Quintero, and violating her conditions of release.

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  8. Woman convicted of spitting in agent's eye to serve 33 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Herald Gazette

    A Spruce Head woman was sentenced Dec. 3 to serve 33 months in prison for spitting in a drug agent's eye and violating her probation several times by using drugs. Becky Condon, 25, pleaded guilty to assaulting Maine Drug Enforcement Officer Scott Quintero, and violating her conditions of release.

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  9. Re: Clyde E. DrinkwaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Herald Gazette

    Born in Rockland, Oct. 5, 1950, he was the son of Kenneth L. and Margaret Norman Drinkwater. Growing up in Spruce Head, he attended South Thomaston and Rockland schools.

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  10. Doris S. FargoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Herald Gazette

    ... and many more. Her favorite TV channels were Create and The Food Network. She was a longtime member of the Spruce Head Old Goats Coffee Club, which meets every Thursday for gossip and refreshments. She is survived by her loving husband, Earl; her ...

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  11. Spruce Head man charged for marijuana theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Herald Gazette

    A 21-year-old Spruce Head man will make an initial appearance in court Nov. 17 on charges of stealing drugs and criminal trespass after he was caught attempting to stealing marijuana from a legal growing operation, said police. Travis Young was arrested Nov. 14 after he and another suspect, Corey Robbins, 19, of Warren, were caught stealing $500 worth of marijuana from a licensed grower in South Thomaston in September.

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  12. DA continues review of two fatal auto accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Capital Weekly

    District Attorney Geoff Rushlau is awaiting additional information to determine whether charges are necessary in two unrelated fatal auto accidents that killed two people this year. The investigation results of a March 20 head-on collision on Route 1 in Warren that killed driver Alison Low, 38, were turned over to the District Attorney's office for review in May. Samuel Simmons, 18, of Spruce Head, was driving in the opposite direction, when his truck crossed the center line and hit Low's vehicle, a Subaru Forester that carried two passengers, Dustin Kimball and Olivia Blachet, then age 18. Blachet and Kimball were both hospitalized at Maine Medical Center in Portland.

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  13. Kittery man sentenced for illegal lobster purchasesRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... J.P.'s Shellfish, a seafood distributor in Eliot, Maine, purchased lobsters for cash from a dock employee of the Spruce Head Fisherman's Co-op in South Thomaston, Maine. Price directed his employees who withdrew the cash from the J.P.'s Shellfish ...

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  14. Kittery man sentenced for illegal lobster purchasesRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... J.P.'s Shellfish, a seafood distributor in Eliot, Maine, purchased lobsters for cash from a dock employee of the Spruce Head Fisherman's Co-op in South Thomaston, Maine. Price directed his employees who withdrew the cash from the J.P.'s Shellfish ...

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  15. Kittery man sentenced for illegal lobster purchasesRead the original story

    Oct 30, 2014 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... J.P.'s Shellfish, a seafood distributor in Eliot, Maine, purchased lobsters for cash from a dock employee of the Spruce Head Fisherman's Co-op in South Thomaston, Maine. Price directed his employees who withdrew the cash from the J.P.'s Shellfish ...

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  16. Southern Maine seafood dealer gets 45 days, $100,000 fine for money...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    The owner of an Eliot seafood dealership was sentenced Wednesday to 45 days in jail and fined $100,000 for illegally structuring cash deposits linked to lobsters purchased from members of the Spruce Head Fishermen's Cooperative. The lobsters John Price, 58, acquired from the cooperative involved side sales made by members of the cooperative who were not licensed dealers, according to the federal government.

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  17. Midcoast art on Peaks IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | Capital Weekly

    Richard Boyd Art Gallery will open "Serenity," an annual exhibition of paintings by gallery artists, Saturday, Nov. 1, at 10 a.m. Midcoast artists with work in the show are Katharine Cartwright, NWS, of Spruce Head, showing watercolor on paper and oil on canvas; and Pam Cabanas of Friendship, showing monochromatic ink wash on paper. Also featured are oils on canvas by Rob Anderson; Amy Bickford's acrylic-based gouache on gesso board; and pastels on paper by Bob Santandrea.

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  18. Edward NorrisRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Capital Weekly

    ... On July 28, 2001, Ted married his best friend, Nancy, in East Boothbay. Together they made their home in Spruce Head. Ted loved the simple life; spending time with family and friends was one of his favorite pastimes. He took great solace in being on ...

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  19. Maine shellfish dealer to be sentenced for illegal money transactions ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    The owner of a seafood dealership in southern Maine who was snared in a federal and state probe that began with an allegation that more than $1 million worth of lobsters were stolen from one of the state's largest cooperatives is scheduled to be sentenced next week. The sentencing of John Price, 58, of Kittery, who owns J.P. Shellfish of Eliot, is expected to provide more detail on a criminal investigation that began more than two years ago when Robert Thompson of St. George, the former manager of the Spruce Head Fishermen's Cooperative, was arrested and accused of stealing more than $1 million worth of lobsters from members and selling them to Price's business.

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  20. 'Car-crazy' collector talks about the hobby of a lifetimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 12, 2014 | Herald Gazette

    ... His father always had old cars around, he said, and the family regularly visited Johnny Monroe's junkyard in Spruce Head to search for parts to repair their car. He remembered his family taking picnics there in the 1950s and '60s and seeing other ...

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