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  • Police Investigate Wood Harvester Fire

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    Kennebec Journal
    Posted: December 16th, 2002

    STRONG — Investigators are asking the public for help in solving a fire that destroyed a wood harvester valued at over $200,000 in Freeman, an unorganized township north of Strong


  • Maine Town Mourns Loss of 1827 Mill

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    Associated Press
    Posted: December 13th, 2002

    JEFFERSON, Maine - Residents of this Lincoln County town are sick over the loss of a 19th century mill, the town's historian said.


  • Fire Damages Searsport Home, Antiques Store

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    Posted: December 12th, 2002

    A stubborn, nasty fire snaked its way Wednesday through a 142-year-old sea captain's house on Route 1, damaging the upper floors and hundreds of antiques inside.


  • MCI Student Saves Resident

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    Central Maine Daily Sentinel
    Posted: December 11th, 2002

    BURNHAM — Firefighters from five towns spent 10 hours late Monday and early Tuesday fighting a fire that gutted a Troy Road residence that once served as the Burnham Town Hall


  • Fire Guts Historic Building

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    Central Maine Daily Sentinel
    Posted: December 11th, 2002

    JEFFERSON — A fire destroyed a century-and-a-half-old building on 112 Washington Road Tuesday evening


  • Fire Destroys Monroe Home

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    WABI TV
    Posted: December 10th, 2002

    Firefighters could only stand by and watch as a home in Monroe went up in flames Monday afternoon.


  • Unlined Chimney Blamed For Fatal Fire

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    NewsRadio WMTW
    Posted: December 9th, 2002

    OTISFIELD (AP) -- Investigators from the state Fire Marshal's Office say an unlined chimney was the cause of a pre-dawn house fire in Otisfield that took the life of a 47-year-old man who was deaf and partially blind.