Stories by Paula Brewer

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Mapleton man arrested following Sunday standoff

Richard Laplante, 75, was charged with violation of conditions of release, domestic violence criminal threatening, reckless conduct with a firearm and creating a police standoff,

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UMPI unveils 3D model of the sun to bolster Aroostook solar system

To mark the 20th anniversary of the popular solar system model, Kevin McCartney, a retired professor who devised the whole idea for the project, undertook fundraising and logistics to create a model of the sun that would be visible to everyone on the campus grounds.