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  1. Gardiner man charged with murdering, dismembering father to appear in courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Police recovered his father's remains, which were placed in nine trash bags, in a wooded area off Lincoln Street in Richmond, about 8 miles from the apartment on Cannard Street in Gardiner. During the days following the murder, police, fire marshals ...

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  2. Barbara Jean LyonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Bangor Daily News

    ... by her husband George P. Lyons of 46 years and two daughters Dawn Marie (Lyons) Leavitt and her husband Kevin of Richmond, Maine and Melissa Jean (Lyons) O'Connell and her husband Robert of Palm Coast FL. She is also survived by four grandchildren ...

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  3. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Lincoln County News

    ... officials, including Gov. Paul LePage, gathered in the middle of the Maine Kennebec Bridge, connecting Dresden and Richmond, for a ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday, Dec. 5. Monday, December 8, 2014 For the second time in as many days the National ...

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  4. Officials Gather for Ribbon-cutting Ceremony on New Dresden-Richmond BridgeRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Lincoln County News

    By Michelle Switzer State and federal officials, including Gov. Paul LePage, gathered in the middle of the Maine Kennebec Bridge, connecting Dresden and Richmond, for a ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday, Dec. 5. The new bridge is a 1,474-foot-long, fixed structure with a 100-year lifespan and was built at a total cost of $14.5 million. With a 75-foot clearance, even the tallest U.S. Coast Guard ships can navigate underneath it.

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  5. FHWA Celebrates Opening of Kennebec Bridge in Central MaineRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | PressReleasePoint

    The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Highway Administration today celebrated the opening of the newly built Kennebec Bridge that connects the towns of Richmond and Dresden in central Maine. The $18.4 million project, which relied on a $10.8 million Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery grant, will improve mobility to and from the two towns.

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  6. New Kennebec River bridge linking Dresden and Richmond opens Friday, 8 months ahead of scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Bangor Daily News

    The new bridge connecting Dresden to Richmond will open Friday, Dec. 5, eight months ahead of schedule, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony starting at 10 a.m. The 1,500-foot-long bridge will replace a metal swing bridge that has spanned the Kennebec River for 83 years. The Dresden-Richmond Bridge, renamed the Maine Kennebec Bridge, has been under construction since July 2013.

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  7. Media Advisory: New Bridge to Officially Open Connecting Richmond and DresdenRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | State of Maine

    Governor Paul R. LePage will attend and deliver remarks at a special ribbon cutting ceremony for the new Maine Kennebec Bridge spanning the Kennebec River connecting Richmond and Dresden. The Friday morning ceremony will include speakers Senator Susan Collins, acting administrator for the Federal Highway Administration Greg Nadeau, Department of Transportation commissioner David Bernhardt and Reed & Reed CEO Jack Parker.

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  8. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Nov 11, 2014 | Lincoln County News

    ... at work giving all students a chance at learning. Wednesday, December 3, 2014 The new bridge connecting Dresden to Richmond will open Friday, Dec. 5, eight months ahead of schedule, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony starting at 10 a.m. Wednesday, ...

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  9. Dresden-Richmond Bridge to Open Dec. 5Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Lincoln County News

    By Michelle Switzer The new bridge connecting Dresden to Richmond will open Friday, Dec. 5, eight months ahead of schedule, with a ribbon-cutting ceremony starting at 10 a.m. The 1,500-foot-long bridge will replace a metal swing bridge that has spanned the Kennebec River for 83 years. The Dresden-Richmond Bridge, renamed the Maine Kennebec Bridge, has been under construction since July 2013.

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  10. Cool offerings: Midcoast Ice Cats draw from far, wideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Harbor Times Soup

    ... and as far South as Bath, a vast, nearly 100-mile geographical area. The 'Cats, who have included players from Richmond and Camden Hills in the past (the Windjammers now have a jayvee squad, thus, those players ended there), practice and plays their ...

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  11. Blake scores twice, Richmond defense shuts down Bangor Christian in Class D soccer final 3-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    Seth Pearson of Bangor Christian chases down the ball as teammates Levi Stedman and Carl Jewell along with Richmond's Curtis Anderson, look on during Saturday's Class D state championship game in Hampden. The Bobcats won 3-0.

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  12. 8th-ranked Richmond visits UMaine in CAA title questRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    The University of Maine seeks to play spoiler and Husson University eyes a record-setting victory, highlighting Saturday's games involving Maine college football teams. The Black Bears come off an open date to face eighth-ranked Richmond in a Colonial Athletic Association matchup, while the Eagles hope to continue their success with an Eastern Collegiate Football Conference road contest at Becker.

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  13. Football Returns Home to Host #8 Richmond on New Balance DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2014 | Maine Black Bears

    The University of Maine looks for its second-straight win, and third-straight over Richmond , when the two teams meet on Saturday live on WVII/WPME and FOX College Sports . The Black Bears look forward to hosting all New Balance employees as we welcome its staff to Orono on "New Balance Employee Appreciation Day"! Maine and Richmond will meet for the 25th time in history in an even series which is tied 12 wins each all-time.

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  14. Search of Wiscasset Motel Nets Drug-trafficking ArrestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | Lincoln County News

    By Abigail W. Adams The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency executed a search warrant at Schooner Inn in Wiscasset Thursday, Oct. 30, making two arrests after a short investigation into Oxycontin trafficking, MDEA Special Agent Jim Pease told The Lincoln County News. Richard Spencer, 52, of Wiscasset, and Michelle Barto, 34, of Richmond, were taken into custody on charges of unlawful trafficking of scheduled drugs, a class B felony, for allegedly selling 30-milligram OxyContin pills out of their hotel room.

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  15. Firefighters forced to unload thousands of pounds of French fries...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    More than a dozen firefighters worked overnight Saturday to unload thousands of pounds of French fries that spilled when a fully-loaded tractor-trailer crashed just south of Exit 43 on Interstate 295. No one was injured in the incident, which marked the second time in six months that potatoes have littered Richmond's stretch of the interstate after such a crash.

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  16. Apartment fire in Richmond displaces 5 tenants, sends 2 to hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    Two people were taken to an Augusta hospital and three more were displaced for the night after a fire broke out Sunday evening in an apartment house on Front Street in Richmond. At around 7:50 p.m., a downstairs tenant reported heavy smoke in the upstairs of the apartment building at 381 Front St. When firefighters arrived, all of the tenants were outside.

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  17. Gerald A. BrownRead the original story

    Oct 23, 2014 | Bangor Daily News

    ... 4, 1937 in Mexico, Maine, son of Alfred Brown and Nona Fogg. He moved at about age 5 and he lived amongst the Richmond townspeople for the majority of his life where he became well known and a respected member of the community. On October 17, 1959 ...

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  18. Three-Way Race for Senate District 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Lincoln County News

    Sen. Eloise Vitelli, D-Arrowsic, is running for re-election to represent new Senate District 23 against Richmond attorney Alice Knapp, a Green Independent, and retired teacher Linda Baker, R-Topsham. Senate District 23 consists of the Lincoln County town of Dresden and all of Sagadahoc County.

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  19. 20 years ago: Gilpin Court Massacre in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | WTVR Richmond

    ... at the Arthur Ashe Center. There were six gleaming-white caskets - one for unborn girl. Even in the midst of Richmond's deadliest year since the Civil War (160 were murdered in the crack-cocaine fueled madness then), Richmonders felt this one. Most ...

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  20. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Oct 1, 2014 | Lincoln County News

    ... the Republican candidate for House District 53, which includes Arrowsic, Dresden, Georgetown, Phippsburg, part of Richmond, and Woolwich. Wednesday, October 1, 2014 Wiscasset Town Planner Misty Parker submitted her resignation to the town Sept. 22, ...

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