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Lewiston, Maine is located in Androscoggin County. Zip codes in Lewiston, ME include 04243, 04240, and 04241. The median home price in Lewiston is $126,000. More Lewiston information.

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1 hr ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

Bates student accused of attacking elderly man

A Bates College junior is in trouble after police arrested him early Wednesday morning in Lewiston.

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6 hrs ago | The Detroit News

10th-grader suspended for having yellow squirt gun at Maine school

Lewiston, Maine -- A 10th-grader in Maine has been suspended for 10 days for having a bright-yellow squirt gun.

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10 hrs ago | Twin City Times

Enough is Enough: Welfare fraud, waste and abuse cannot be excused

His op-ed last week took TCT readers down a nostalgic trail of columns past, similar to airings of TV shows of the past.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Lewiston often on hook for burned building demolition costs

It costs the city of Lewiston hundreds of thousands of dollars a year to demolish abandoned and burned out buildings.

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Bangor Daily News

LifeFlight comes to The County to provide support during local crisis

TAMC and Crown Emergency Care have reached out to LifeFlight of Maine, critical care air transport, to be stationed at the Presque Isle hospital today so that the crew can assist as needed during the local crisis caused by flooding at several central Aroostook locations.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Lewiston council OKs building demolition

Lewiston city councilors approved the demolition of buildings destroyed from arson last week as well as approval a proposal to develop city-owned lots that were the sites of buildings destroyed by arsons last year.

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Sun Journal

Legislature moves forward with budget fix for 2015 despite LePage opposition

The House passed the bill on a vote of 136-8, and the Senate followed suit soon after passing the bill, 35-0.

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Hospital Excepts to Nearly Double Dining Traffic With Cafe

Located in a highly visible lobby area, the new Metz Market Street Cafe expects to help increase monthly dining customer counts to around 12,000.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Tons of carrots left at Skowhegan animal shelter

CARROT CORNER: Somerset Humane Society employee Christine Coolidge, left, and manager Hattie Spaulding look over some of the three tons of carrots that were left at the Skowhegan organization on Monday, April 14, 2014.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

WLBT-TV Jackson

Patrick Dempsey's mother Amanda dies of cancer

Amanda had been diagnosed with the cancer in 1997 and had fought off multiple occurrences of it since then.

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Bangor Daily News

Three state projects are giving Maine's biggest medical users...

Tammy Wilson looks out a window in the office at the Travel Inn in Lewiston recently where she lives and works as the manager.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Kennebec Journal

Patrons partial to flowers, warm water at Lions home show at Augusta Civic Center

The magnetism of bright blooms, flowering trees and bubbling, warm water drew the attention of the spring-starved attendees Saturday at the 41st annual Manchester Lions Home and Garden Show.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Lewiston fire victims react to series of blazes

As investigators search for the arsonist who set fire to four buildings in Lewiston on Thursday, more than two dozen fire victims are trying to figure out what to do next.

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FireHouse.com

Maine City Hit by Arson Spree

April 10--LEWISTON -- Someone set a string of pre-dawn fires Thursday morning that left dozens of people homeless and rekindled disturbing memories of a wave of destructive fires a year ago that set city residents on edge.

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Sun Journal

LePage indicates opposition to $30 million budget patch, threatens to keep lawmakers in Augusta

Gov. Paul LePage has indicated that he doesn't support the bipartisan budget compromise unanimously supported Wednesday by the Legislature's budget committee.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Lewiston residents describe waking to fires

Residents of downtown Lewiston talk about waking to fires on early Thursday morning, nearly a year after a series of arsons occurred in the same area.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Lewiston fires ruled arson

MAPBOXC WE CONTINUE TO FOLLOW BREAKING NEWS OUT OF LEWISTON TONIGHT, WHERE FIRE INVESTIGATORS HAVE RULED ALL FOUR EARLY-MORNING FIRES, ARSON.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Fires worry Lewiston residents

WERE PROMISES KEPT? WMTW NEWS 8'S JIM KEITHLEY IS LIVE TONIGHT WITH MORE.... JIM.

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WMTW-TV Auburn

Residents air concerns after Lewiston fire spree

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WMTW-TV Auburn

8 Things You Need To Know on Thursday, April 10

Multiple fires break out in Lewiston early this morning and it's opening day at Hadlock Field.

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Flood Warning for Androscoggin County was issued at April 17 at 8:45PM EDT

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