Benton (Maine, United States)

Type: City
Name: Benton (Maine, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 44.586201
Longitude: -69.550903
population: 2,658
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Web series: 'Ragged Isle' a mysterious place to visit

“Ragged Isle” is an award-winning dramatic web series set on a remote island in Maine that is full of mysterious and quirky residents. “Ragged Isle” ( http://www.raggedisle.com/ ) and its residents share a dark past that newcomer Vicki Burke (Meghan Benton) ... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 17 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Central Maine Power moves large transformer across midcoast

SWANVILLE, Maine (NEWS CENTER) --- As part of a massive transmission project that the company is currently undergoing, Central Maine Power had a nearly 300 ton transformer trucked from Searsport to Benton on Monday.A trucked hauled the 286-ton unit across ... [Published WCSH-TV - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 08 2014 - Updated Apr 08 2014 - 1 reports

Riser officals name honor roll

Official at Riser Middle School have named honor roll students for the fourth six weeks.Principal's ListJames Rice, Stacy Gonsoulin, Zachary Jones, Payton McAlphin, Cole Sullivan, Brianna Thomisee, Analese Wagg, Laina Cheek, Cassandra Phillips and McKayla ... [Published Monroe News Star - Apr 08 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 04 2014 - 1 reports

Fairfield area schools feel pain of retirement cost shift from state

7:50 PMSAD 49 is one of many districts mulling property tax increases after receiving hundreds of thousands of dollars in new responsibilities from state.By Matt Hongoltz-Hetling mhhetling@centralmaine.comStaff WriterA flat school district budget ... [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Apr 04 2014]
First reported Apr 03 2014 - Updated Apr 03 2014 - 1 reports

Corvallis man sentenced in incest case involving half sister

A 46-year-old Corvallis man, who was arrested in January under allegations that he raped his adult half sister, entered a plea deal Tuesday in Benton County Circuit Court.Timothy Wayne Maine pleaded guilty to two felony counts of incest. Remaining charges ... [Published Corvallis Gazette-Times - Apr 03 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Feature Obituary: Daniel Pelotte, 64, worked at Skowhegan paper mill, identical twin

By Melanie Creamer mcreamer@pressherald.comStaff WriterDaniel Pelotte, a longtime building trades supervisor at Sappi Fine Paper in Skowhegan, was the identical twin of his brother, David Pelotte, of Benton.click image to enlargeDaniel Pelotte, right, ... [Published Portland Press Herald - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Sidney man sentenced for tools, trailer theft

1:12 PMThe defendant was ordered to pay up to $65,225 in restitution for stolen items.By Betty Adams badams@centralmaine.comStaff WriterAUGUSTA — A Sidney man who stole a tailgate, machinery, and dozens of tools from local contractors and construction ... [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Calendar: Wednesday, March 26

March 24Check out area government listings, library event and more.Email calendar events to mscommunity @ centralmaine.com at least one week before event date.GOVERNMENT LISTINGSEMBDENAssessors, 8:30-noon, Town Office.FAIRFIELDTown Council workshop, 6:30-9 ... [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 25 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 1 reports

Man accused of killing another prisoner with guitar expected to change insanity plea

ROCKLAND, Maine — A Maine State Prison inmate accused of beating another prisoner to death with an electric guitar last summer is scheduled to change his plea next week.The plea hearing for Guy E. Hunnewell, 43, is scheduled for Tuesday.Hunnewell was ... [Published Bangor Daily News - Mar 25 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Kennebec Land Trust announces Lyceum Series events

March 18The Kennebec Land Trust has announced the schedule of events in its 12th Lyceum series, “Birds, Fish, and Butterflies: The Breeding and Foraging Habitats of Some Maine Migrants.” All programs are free and open to the public and are held at the ... [Published Kennebec Journal - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

Fear and greed wearing a suit jacket and a bow tie

March 24LETTERThe people of Maine are being told the expansion of MaineCare for the purpose of accessing funding from the Affordable Care Act will create a culture of dependency, thus forming, for the poor, roadblocks on the way to economic self-suff ... [Published Kennebec Journal - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 22 2014 - Updated Mar 22 2014 - 1 reports

NHDOT posts weight limits on state roads

LANCASTER — In an annual rite of spring, the New Hampshire Department of Transportation has posted load limits on sections of state highways, the majority of them in the North Country. According to the NHDOT, “Warmer weather means sections of roads will ... [Published Union Leader - Mar 22 2014]

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...Benjamin S Row (Agent Murphy) in the comedy series "The NPC" and our head writer Greg Tulonen will be directing his first series this summer called "Banky Reed and the Passage to the EdgeEdge of Space." I'm pretty sure Rick Dalton will be starring in that series as well...
"Memory cafes provide those affected with and affected by dementia a sense of community that can provide education, support and fellowship that is hard to find in the digital world" she said. "Grass-roots support is key — especially here along the Seacoast."
A: They hired me before I came out. I did a couple of job interviews over the phone. I would get updates from them each day: "You're one of 10, now you're one of eight, you're one of four, you're one of two, and you're hired."

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Dexter flooding highlights need for data on Mai... [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Apr 17 2014]
Web series: 'Ragged Isle' a mysterious place to... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 17 2014]
Memory cafes open in Southern Maine [Published Seacoast Online - Apr 14 2014]
10 questions with Caleb Lamb [Published Recordnet.com - Apr 13 2014]
Central Maine Power moves large transformer acr... [Published WCSH-TV - Apr 13 2014]
Riser officals name honor roll [Published Monroe News Star - Apr 08 2014]
Maine schoolchildren in poverty: Search the dat... [Published Portland Press Herald - Apr 05 2014]
Fairfield area schools feel pain of retirement ... [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Apr 04 2014]
Corvallis man sentenced in incest case involvin... [Published Corvallis Gazette-Times - Apr 03 2014]
Feature Obituary: Daniel Pelotte, 64, worked at... [Published Portland Press Herald - Apr 01 2014]
Calendar: Comic Dave Attell at Foxwoods, Yale P... [Published New Haven Register - Mar 29 2014]
Sidney man sentenced for tools, trailer theft [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Mar 27 2014]
Calendar: Wednesday, March 26 [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Mar 26 2014]
AM Alert: Noreen Evans brings genetically modif... [Published Sacramento Bee - Mar 26 2014]
Man accused of killing another prisoner with gu... [Published Bangor Daily News - Mar 25 2014]
Kennebec Land Trust announces Lyceum Series events [Published Kennebec Journal - Mar 24 2014]
Fear and greed wearing a suit jacket and a bow tie [Published Kennebec Journal - Mar 24 2014]
NHDOT posts weight limits on state roads [Published Union Leader - Mar 22 2014]
Calendar: Thursday, March 20 [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Mar 19 2014]
Benton officials appeal to state for help with ... [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Mar 18 2014]
Farmington, Benton look to cash in on broadband... [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Mar 18 2014]
Benton TIF approved in 22-14 vote [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Mar 15 2014]
Skowhegan man facing child porn charges enrolls... [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Mar 15 2014]
Benton voters consider creating tax zone at tow... [Published Waterville Morning Sentinel - Mar 13 2014]
TWU releases dean’s, chancellor’s lists [Published Denton Record-Chronicle - Feb 27 2014]
3 survive ATV plunge through China Lake ice [Published The Washington Times stories: News - Feb 07 2014]
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