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    January 26, 2010

    Environmental activist asks court to halt offshore wind power project

    A Rockland man, who for much of the past two decades has tackled a variety of environmental issues, has gone to court to halt the proposed demonstration wind power project off Monhegan Island. Ron Huber claimed in his appeal filed Jan. 26 in Knox County Superior Court that the designation of waters off Monhegan as a test site violates his constitutional rights to practice his religious stewardship of Penobscot ...

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    January 26, 2010

    Waldoboro man suffers broken bones in Route 1 collision

    A man from Waldoboro was being treated for broken bones at a Bangor hospital after he was involved in an accident on Route 1 the morning of Jan. 26.Searsport Police Chief Dick LaHaye said Ryan Lawrence, 28, of Waldoboro was transported to Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor, where he remained as of the afternoon of Jan. 26.The second driver involved in the crash, 52-year-old Peter Stearns of Hermon, was ...

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    January 24, 2010

    Waldo County Sheriff’s blotter

    An arrest or summons does not constitute a finding of guilt. An individual charged with a crime is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at criminal proceedings. The Waldo County Sheriff's Office reported the following activity between Jan. 12 and Jan. 18. Jan. 12 Donald R. Gummon, 45, of Brooks was summoned for an inspection sticker violation. Jan. 13 Amy L. Ross, 24, of Newburgh was ...

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    January 24, 2010

    Belfast police blotter

    An arrest or summons does not constitute a finding of guilt. An individual charged with a crime is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at criminal proceedings. Law enforcement officials with the Belfast Police Department reported the following activity between Jan. 12 and Jan. 18. Jan. 11 (late entry) Sherry A. Runci, 29, of Belfast was summoned for negotiating a worthless instrument. Jan. ...

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    January 23, 2010

    Lincolnville police blotter

    An arrest or summons does not constitute a finding of guilt. An individual charged with a crime is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at criminal proceedings. The Lincolnville Police Department reported the following activity for the week ending Jan. 18. Jan. 12 Officer Robert Cartier responded to Searsmont Road for service of paperwork. Cartier responded to a panic alarm activation at ...

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    January 23, 2010

    Maine State Police blotter

    An arrest or summons does not constitute a finding of guilt. An individual charged with a crime is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty at criminal proceedings.Law enforcement officials with Troop D of the Maine State Police responded to the following incidents in Waldo County during the past week. Anyone with information regarding ongoing investigations is asked to call 800-452-4664. Jan. 11 Troop...

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    January 22, 2010

    Fifth District Court

    The following cases were closed in Fifth District Court in Belfast between Jan. 11 and Jan. 15. Victor M. Amaro, 28, of Belfast was found guilty of violating condition of release and sentenced to 25 days in jail. Jerry D. Blasingim, 41, of Belfast was found guilty of furnishing liquor to a minor and fined $500. Keith E. Chase, 52, of Stockton Springs was found guilty of harassment by telephone and given ...

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    January 22, 2010

    Waldo County Superior Court

    The following cases were closed in Waldo County Superior Court in Belfast between Jan. 11 and Jan. 15. Jerry D. Blasingim, 41, of Belfast was found guilty of assault and fined $300 and sentenced to 10 days in jail. Jesse D. Brown, 26, of Bangor was found to have violated his probation for a previous possession of sexually explicit material of a minor under 12 conviction and was given four days in jail and had ...

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    January 21, 2010

    Waldo County divorces

    The following divorces were recorded in Fifth District Court in Belfast in December. David E. Estes of Searsport and Catherine E. Estes of Buzzards Bay, Mass., married June 1, 1991, in Wareham, Mass. Shared parental rights of two minor children, primary residence with David E. Estes. Nicholas T. Morse of Northport and Bridget K. Morse of Belfast, married Jan. 18, 2002. in Dixmont. Larry T. Metcalf of ...

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    January 20, 2010

    Drivers slip, slide and crash on county’s snow-covered roads

    Between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. Jan.19, police from all local law enforcement agencies were busy covering a total of 29 property damage accidents due to the snow-covered roads."Most of them were just people skidding off the road," said Waldo County Chief Deputy Bob Keating. "We had a tractor-trailer hung up on Route 3 because it couldn't get up over the hill."Police stayed busy responding to accident scenes in Searsmont...

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