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Thursday Jul 17 | SeacoastOnline

York County Coast Star calendar of events

LIFE BETWEEN THE TIDES WALK: 9 a.m. at the Wells Reserve at Laudholm. Explore the intertidal zone at Laudholm Beach on a walk that covers about one mile.

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Related Topix: Kennebunk, ME, Ogunquit, ME, Moody, ME, Painting, Arts, Theater

Thursday Jul 17 | Foster's Daily Democrat

United Way honors young volunteers

United Way of York County, in partnership with Kennebunk Savings, was pleased to announce that Porter David Washington, of Saco, has recently been awarded the 2014 York County Youth Spirit of Service Award for commitment to service and impact in our community.

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Related Topix: Kennebunk, ME, Saco, ME, North Berwick, ME, York, ME, Biddeford, ME

Thursday Jul 17 | Foster's Daily Democrat

York still picking up the pieces after storm

Emergency crews are still hard at work assessing and picking up the damage that Tuesday night's storm left in its wake.

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Related Topix: York, ME, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Hurricane, Weather

Thursday Jul 17 | Foster's Daily Democrat

Accused a serial predatora indicted for Class A crime Zachary Garrison ...

A Sanford man arrested and charged with gross sexual assault on April 1 was indicted last week by a grand jury in York County Superior Court.

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Related Topix: Criminal Defense Law, Law, Sanford, ME, Biddeford, ME

Wed Jul 16, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Community comes together to clean up in York

W NEWS 8'S 10 MINUTES. W-M-T-W NEWS 8'S LINDSAY LIEPMAN IS LIVE IN YORK COUNTY WITH SOME PRETTY STUNNING VIDEO OF THE DAMAGE.

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Related Topix: York, ME, Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters, Pop/Rock, The Call, Eliot, ME

Bangor Daily News

'Fluoride is a pollutant': York County residents want to remove fluoride from drinking water

The Board of Selectmen heard differing opinions on fluoride in the town's drinking water last week and has scheduled a special meeting to continue discussions.

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Related Topix: Kennebunk, ME, Kennebunkport, ME, York, ME, Ogunquit, ME, Biddeford, ME

SeacoastOnline

Millie Rennie meets George H.W. Bush as a dream comes true

It's a wish more than 20 years in the making, and on Tuesday, 105-year-old Millie Rennie's wish was granted - to meet President George H.W. Bush.

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Related Topix: Kennebunkport, ME, Kennebunk, ME

Tue Jul 15, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Possible microburst slams York

WHILE THERE WEREN'T THE TORNADO WARNINGS,,, SOUTHERN MAINE WAS NOT SPARED EITHER.

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Related Topix: York, ME, Tornado, Natural Disasters, Weather

SeacoastOnline

Kittery Foreside gets $810K grant for transportation upgrades

KITTERY, Maine - The town of Kittery has received an $810,000 federal transportation grant that will be used for improvements to the Foreside - news that the town manager termed "fantastic."

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Related Topix: Kittery, ME

Bangor Daily News

Waterboro man injured after rolling pickup truck

Speed and alcohol were possible factors in a single-vehicle accident that sent a Waterboro man to the hospital Sunday night, police said.

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Related Topix: Waterboro, ME

Sun Jul 13, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Sunday headlines from WMTW News 8

YOU ARE WATCHING NEWS 8 NOW. I'M NORM KARKOS. YORK COUNTY SHERIFF'S HAVE IDENTIFIED THE MAN WHO DIED IN A PLANE CRASH SATURDAY AFTERNOON, AS 52- YEAR-OLD CLARKE TATE OF GRAY.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Boat Disaster, Air Accidents

Sat Jul 12, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

Nicole's Run

Runners and walkers will take part in a 5K run and walk to raise money and awareness for domestic violence programs in the name of a young wife and mother killed in an act of domestic violence.

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Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law

SeacoastOnline

York Police Log

He has a Sept. 17 court date. 11:24 a.m. - A 17-year-old girl and a 15-year-old girl, both from Alton, N.H., were each charged on Railroad Avenue with theft by unauthorized taking or transfer.

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Related Topix: Kittery, ME

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Foster's Daily Democrat

No updates in double slaying in Biddeford

State police spokesman Steve McCausland said the investigation continues, but there were no developments made in the city's double homicide case Thursday.

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Related Topix: Biddeford, ME, Old Orchard Beach, ME, Saco, ME

Thu Jul 10, 2014

SeacoastOnline

Chef indicted on manslaughter/OUI charge

A Kennebunkport chef has been indicted by a York County Grand Jury on charges of manslaughter and operating under the influence following an accident last fall that killed a coworker.

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Related Topix: Kennebunkport, ME, Old Orchard Beach, ME, Sanford, ME

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Magic City Morning Star

Economic Boost for Maine

Congressman Mike Michaud announced that the Southern Maine Planning and Development Commission will receive a $70,000 investment award from the Economic Development Administration.

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Related Topix: Oxford County, ME

SeacoastOnline

York police log: June 2-22

He has an August 20 court date. 2:21 p.m. - An Ogunquit Road resident reported a computer, a flat screen TV, another television and a black bag with a passport inside taken from the home between 12:30 and 2 p.m. 2:40 p.m. - A resident of Bog Road reported a hand-carved wooden moose, valued at several hundred dollars, stolen off of her lawn.

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Related Topix: York, ME, Drugs, Springvale, ME, Ellsworth, ME

WCAX-TV Burlington

Maine police contact men after Biddeford shootings

Police say they have contacted two other men they sought to question in connection with a weekend shooting in a Biddeford apartment that left two people dead.

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Related Topix: Biddeford, ME, Saco, ME

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Emera Maine makes progress overnight restoring power Down East

Emera Maine crews augmented by contractors and utility workers from other states made significant progress restoring power to customers in Washington County overnight, a company spokesman said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Maine, Washington County, ME, Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Kennebec County, ME

Mon Jul 07, 2014

SeacoastOnline

Town to mark turtle crossings

The town has identified two turtle-crossing sites in town, and plans to put up signs to warn motorists to be aware of their presence.

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Related Topix: York, ME, South Berwick, ME, Berwick, ME

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