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Christopher Saenz, an Ellsworth man accused of killing his wife on Christmas Day in 2013, was found guilty of depraved indifference murder by a Superior Court judge on July 6, 2015, at the Penobscot Judicial Center in Bangor.

Maine high court upholds conviction in Christmas Day slaying

The Maine Supreme Judicial Court unanimously upheld the murder conviction of an Ellsworth man serving a 47-year sentence for killing his wife.

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Film: Miss Representation: How Women are Portrayed in the Media

The recent deaths of dozens of fish at Leonard Lake Dam, one of a few dozen spread throughout Maine owned by Black Bear Hydro, has prompted Downeast Salmon Federation to again raise concerns about the impact the dam has on fish species that try to make their way around the structure while migrating to and from the Gulf of Maine.

Fish kill spurs demand that feds tie dam licensing to safeguards

Critics of the hydroelectric facilities have estimated that together they have killed “thousands” of fish in recent weeks.

Harvest supper final for season at Ellsworth Falls church

Aaron Wagner of Ellsworth

Shooting suspect arrested after 33-hour manhunt

Aaron Wagner, 41, was arrested around 4 a.m., nearly a day and a half after the alleged shooting.

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 George Stevens Academy's Taylor Schildroth (center) celebrates after scoring against Orono during their Class C North quarterfinal soccer game on Tuesday in Orono.

Hat trick helps George Stevens boys soccer team turn tables on top-ranked Orono

All three goals came on breakaways in the offensive end where Taylor Schildroth gained possession and got behind the Orono defense to ground the ball past the Red Riots goalie.
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