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Amy Calder covers Waterville, including city government, for the Morning Sentinel and writes a column, “Reporting Aside,” which appears Mondays in both the Sentinel and Kennebec Journal. She has worked at the newspaper 29 years, including a stint as bureau chief for the Somerset County Bureau in Skowhegan, and has covered a variety of beats. A Skowhegan native (who is proud to say she was born in Waterville), she holds a bachelors in English from University of Hartford and completed post-graduate work in the School of Education at University of Massachusetts at Amherst. She holds more than a dozen awards from the Maine Press Association and New England Associated Press News Executives Association. Calder lives in Waterville with her husband, Philip Norvish, a retired Sentinel reporter and editor.

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    February 16, 2012

    Police seek dog that bit Colby student

    WATERVILLE — Police are looking for a woman whose black dog bit a Colby College student Feb. 9 on the campus cross country ski trails.

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    February 16, 2012

    Waterville auction event to benefit veteran camp

    WATERVILLE –Honoring and helping veterans and their families adjust to home life after war is the focus of a benefit event this Saturday.

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    February 16, 2012

    Police search for dog that bit Colby student

    WATERVILLE — Police are looking for a woman whose black dog bit a Colby College student Feb. 9 on the campus cross country ski trails.

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    February 16, 2012

    Auction to be part of benefit for veterans retreat

    WATERVILLE — Honoring and helping veterans and their families adjust to home life after war is the focus of a benefit event this Saturday.

  • Published
    February 15, 2012

    Police seek woman whose dog bit Colby student

    WATERVILLE — Police are looking for a woman whose black dog reportedly bit a Colby College student Feb. 9 on the cross country ski trails on campus.

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    February 15, 2012

    Arrests, police log: Waterville

    Unwanted persons, theft, burglary

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    February 15, 2012

    State’s top planner fired

    The acting director of the Maine State Planning Office, Richard J. Swanson Jr., was fired Tuesday after his arrest for driving while intoxicated and was immediately replaced with Peter Rogers, recently Gov. Paul LePage’s communications director.

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    February 15, 2012

    Planning chief fired after OUI arrest

    The acting director of the Maine State Planning Office, Richard J. Swanson Jr., was fired Tuesday after his arrest for driving while intoxicated and was immediately replaced with Peter Rogers, recently Gov. Paul LePage’s communications director.

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    February 14, 2012

    Acting state planning director fired over OUI

    Richard Swanson Jr., 64, was arrested in Waterville on Monday and charged with operating under the influence.

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    February 14, 2012

    Fire damages Waterville apartments

    WATERVILLE — Improper disposal of smoking materials caused a fire that damaged an apartment building at 84 Front St. on Monday afternoon, according to fire officials.

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