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January 12, 2017
Man arrested in Somerset area after early-morning pursuit
January 12, 2017 - 10:29am
June 14, 2016
Gun charges follow incident outside Houlton nightclub
June 14, 2016 - 3:13pm
March 5, 2016
Houlton Elementary School third grader Logan Gullickson, who has Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, enjoys last week's Hop-A-Thon with his mom Constance. (Photos by Chuck Nowlen for Hudson Star-Observer)
Houlton Elementary "Hop-A-Thon" jump-starts muscle-disease awareness
March 5, 2016 - 2:42pm
August 13, 2015
Houlton tram crash leaves 2 injured
August 13, 2015 - 9:49am
July 19, 2015
Public meeting OK’d on potential municipal services in Houlton
July 19, 2015 - 11:23am
Study aims to sort out Houlton sewerage issues
March 19, 2015 - 10:33am
February 22, 2015
Houlton Elementary School third grader Erik Hoel takes his turn at the microphone during last week’s road-name presentation. Behind Hoel are Clerk/Treasurer Nicole Stewart, Houlton Elementary School Principal Ann Mitchell (partially hidden) and Town Chairman Dan Gavin. (Submitted photos)
Houlton Elementary kids sell town board on new road names
February 22, 2015 - 8:47am
December 14, 2012
Chrysler raises $1,540 for Houlton school
December 14, 2012 - 10:34am
August 16, 2012
Last week three families arrived to help tend the Houlton Elementary School's gardens. They are, from left, Matt Sklar, Lauren Sklar, Kim Sklar, Addisu Haverly, Lisa Haverly, Will Haverly, Rebecca Ibbotson, Mya Huebner, Heidi Huebner, Scarlet Huebner, Maggie Huebner and Sandy Madsen.
Gardening at Houlton Elementary
August 16, 2012 - 8:00am
March 15, 2012
Joy Rambo played Rose, the "modern Sleeping Beauty." Photo by Margaret Ontl
Video:'Sleeping Beauty' comes to life at Houlton Elementary School
March 15, 2012 - 12:06pm
August 18, 2011
A firefighter climbs a ladder to get at the remaining flames of a Thursday morning, Aug. 18, house fire on County Road E in Houlton, a short distance west of Hwy. 35.
Houlton home gutted by fire Thursday morning
August 18, 2011 - 10:48am
August 13, 2011
Mariah Boumeester won a total of 11 ribbons and two awards for her animals that she showed at the Washington County Fair. Photo by Jordan Willi
Local fifth-grader wins big at Washington County Fair
August 13, 2011 - 12:09pm
August 12, 2011
Josh LeCuyer sifts compost material to add soil to Houlton's gardens as friend Madeline looks on. Submitted photo
Volunteers keep garden going
August 12, 2011 - 4:14pm
July 14, 2011
Walker sends letters to Congress urging Stillwater bridge action
July 14, 2011 - 3:47pm
June 15, 2011
Holding the baby chicks are, from left, Cadence Robl, Ethan Amelsberg and Adam Lueders.
Baby chicks
June 15, 2011 - 3:20pm