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  1. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Lincoln County News

    While the future of the county jail system hangs in the Legislature with sustained state funding in doubt, Two Bridges Regional Jail passed its biannual Maine Department of Corrections inspection with a near perfect score. Friday, May 22, 2015 Replacement leach fields at Medomak Middle School are up and running and water testing will be ongoing following an event in February where Rockland-based Maritime Energy accidentally pumped 2,087 gallons of heating fuel into part of the school's septic system.

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  2. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Lincoln County News

    While the future of the county jail system hangs in the Legislature with sustained state funding in doubt, Two Bridges Regional Jail passed its biannual Maine Department of Corrections inspection with a near perfect score. Friday, May 22, 2015 Replacement leach fields at Medomak Middle School are up and running and water testing will be ongoing following an event in February where Rockland-based Maritime Energy accidentally pumped 2,087 gallons of heating fuel into part of the school's septic system.

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  3. Full-time Fire Chief, Use of Woodend Boat Fund Voted Down in EdgecombRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lincoln County News

    Tom Trowbridge, a 40-year veteran of the fire department, speaks in favor of a full-time fire chief. during Edgecomb's annual town meeting May 16. Updated May 20 at 2:00 p.m. Edgecomb voters turned down a full-time fire chief and using the Woodend Boat Fund to augment the town's surplus account at the 2015 annual town meeting.

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  4. Edgecomb Not in the Red, Surplus Account PositiveRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Lincoln County News

    Less than a week before their annual town meeting Edgecomb officials received word the town's financial situation was not as dire as they have been led to believe. On April 6, during a review of a partially completed audit for the 2013-2014 fiscal year, the town's auditor, Fred Brewer informed the board of selectmen the town's surplus account was in the negative.

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  5. LCTV Responds to Loss of Wiscasset SupportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Lincoln County News

    Mary Ellen Crowley, LCTV's station manager, at the organization's headquarters in Newcastle Friday, May 8. LCTV is moving towards a fee-for-service funding model for non-supporting municipalities following their removal from Wiscasset's warrant. Wiscasset Board of Selectmen meetings will no longer be broadcast by LCTV, the community media organization supported by Wiscasset for over 24 years.

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  6. Permitted Burn in Wiscasset Grows into Brush FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Lincoln County News

    Over a dozen firefighters from six different departments turned out to knock down a brush fire in Wiscasset Sunday, May 10. A permitted burn at 195 Foye St. in Wiscasset Sunday, May 10 grew into an out-of-control brush fire in a matter of seconds, officials said. Wiscasset, Dresden, Alna, Westport Island, Edgecomb, and Woolwich fire departments were paged to the scene at approximately 3:20 p.m. to fight the fire that broke out on the heavily wooded lot.

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  7. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Lincoln County News

    A graveside service for Arline R. McManus, 96, of Cornville, formerly of Edgecomb, who passed away March 28, at her home, will be held at 3 p.m., Fri., May 22 at the East Ridge Cemetery in Cornville. Friday, May 8, 2015 A graveside service for Richard A. "Dickie" Kennedy, 62, of Waldoboro, who died Jan. 8, will be held at 1 p.m., Sun., May 24 at Fairview Cemetery, Rt.

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  8. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Lincoln County News

    A graveside service for Arline R. McManus, 96, of Cornville, formerly of Edgecomb, who passed away March 28, at her home, will be held at 3 p.m., Fri., May 22 at the East Ridge Cemetery in Cornville. Friday, May 8, 2015 A graveside service for Richard A. "Dickie" Kennedy, 62, of Waldoboro, who died Jan. 8, will be held at 1 p.m., Sun., May 24 at Fairview Cemetery, Rt.

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  9. Bids Received for Ambulance Services in WiscassetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Lincoln County News

    Wiscasset EMS supporters smile after hearing the bids for ambulance services at the Wiscasset selectmen's meeting Tuesday, May 5. Wiscasset selectmen placed ambulance services out to bid to answer a question Chair Pam Dunning said is asked every budget season - would ambulances services in Wiscasset be cheaper if contracted through a private company? The answer came at the selectmen's meeting May 5. Wiscasset Emergency Medical Services personnel and supporters turned out in force to hear it. Two companies responded to Wiscasset's bid request - Central Lincoln County Ambulance Service Inc., of Damariscotta, and North East Mobile Health Services, of Scarborough.

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  10. Full-time Fire Chief, Use of Woodend Boat Fund to be Voted on in EdgecombRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Lincoln County News

    Edgecomb selectmen meet Monday, May 4 for the final time before the annual town meeting Saturday, May 16. Stuart Smith is up for reelection. Municipal officials will be voted on Friday, May 15. Also pictured are Selectmen Jack Sarmanain and Jessica Chubbuck.

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  11. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Lincoln County News

    Waldoboro's longtime town clerk has filed suit against the town over a denied appeal of disciplinary proceedings brought against her by the town manager, according to court documents. Friday, May 1, 2015 A group of teachers, parents, and community members are working to raise $15,000 to send Miller School students home with books for the summer to help combat reading level loss.

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  12. Edgecomb Voters to Decide Two RacesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Lincoln County News

    Edgecomb voters will decide two contested elections when they take to the polls Friday, May 15. Two contenders turned in nomination papers to challenge the incumbent candidates for the positions of tax collector and selectman. Incumbent Selectman Stuart Smith is being challenged by former budget committee and school committee member Mike Smith.

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  13. State Recognizes Dresden, Edgecomb Schools for PerformanceRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Lincoln County News

    Dresden Elementary and Edgecomb Eddy are two of just 12 schools to earn recognition as High Performance Reward Schools from the Maine Department of Education. "As the Maine continues to raise expectations for all students, these schools provide an example of the excellence that results where there is a shared commitment to effective, learner-centered instruction; great teachers and leaders; and multiple pathways for learner achievement," the department said in a press release.

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  14. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    Dresden Elementary and Edgecomb Eddy are two of just 12 schools to earn recognition as High Performance Reward Schools from the Maine Department of Education. Thursday, April 23, 2015 Boothbay Fire Department Captain Dave Pratt lit two flares and threw them into a Subaru hatchback filled with hay.

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  15. OPTIONSRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    Money, a very wise man once said, is only important, not for baubles it buys, but for the thing it creates: options. Money creates options for the money holder.

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  16. Property Tax Hike Expected in EdgecombRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    A significant tax increase may be the only long-term solution to Edgecomb's budget woes, selectmen said at their meeting Monday, April 20. A warrant article will be presented to voters at Edgecomb's May 16 annual town meeting asking what sum, if any, voters will authorize to transfer from the approximate $180,000 Woodend Fund to the town's surplus account. Even if the full amount is appropriated for surplus, Edgecomb Treasurer/Town Clerk Claudia Coffin said, it may not be enough to compensate for the deficit discovered during the audit for the 2013-2014 fiscal year.

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  17. Hotel Development Plan in Edgecomb Replaced by Three-Cottage ProposalRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    Tony Casella's longtime plan for a 48-unit hotel on Davis Island may be obsolete if a new proposal to build three single-family cottages on the property is approved. Surveyor Karl Olson, representing Casella, met with the Edgecomb Planning Board Thursday, April 16 in a pre-application meeting for a subdivision proposal on the property previously slated for the hotel.

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  18. Current NewsRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    The Bremen Board of Selectmen are holding an emergency meeting at 4 p.m. on Thursday, March 23 at the Bremen Town Center, according to Selectman Chair Wendy Pieh. An executive session on a personnel matter is the only agenda item, and no action is anticipated, Pieh said.

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  19. Missing Edgecomb Woman Found DeceasedRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    The Edgecomb woman missing since Friday was found deceased at approximately 1:50 p.m., Monday, April 20, Lt. Michael Murphy with the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office said.

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  20. Search Underway for Missing Edgecomb WomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    Lynn Crink has been missing since Friday, April 17. Anyone with information about her whereabouts is asked to call 882-7332. Several state agencies are searching for a 74-year-old Edgecomb woman missing since Friday, April 17. Lynn Crink, of Quarry Farm Road in Edgecomb, was reported missing Saturday, April 18, by her husband.

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