Maine: An Encyclopedia
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Olson House on Hathorn Point in Cushing (2005)

Olson House on Hathorn Point in Cushing (2005)


1841
The town of Dearborn, after having its land divided into six other towns, surrenders its organization and disappears from the map.

1972
First publication of the newspaper the Freeport Post by Eastland Publications Inc.

2002

People in Maine felt their houses shaking at 6:50 a.m. when an earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale struck, the strongest in the Adirondack region since 1983.

2011

National Weather Service in Caribou reports a record daily maximum snowfall of 4.8 inches, breaking the old record of 3.3 inches set in 1978.





















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