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  1. When trash has options: The Bangor area's post-2018 waste landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bangor Daily News

    ... marketable fuel. So, the 187 towns - which encompass the Bangor region and stretch from Mars Hill in the north to Wiscasset in the south - have decisions to make about their solid waste future. The Municipal Review Committee last week unveiled plans ...

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  2. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Lincoln County News

    A panel of the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar's Grievance Commission heard arguments Friday, Dec. 19 on whether Waldoboro attorney Philip S. Cohen should be disciplined for alleged rule violations. Friday, December 19, 2014 Santa Claus came to Wiscasset Community Center Dec. 13, to have breakfast with some of his young friends and their parents.

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  3. Woman who foiled abduction was ready for a fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Greenwich Citizen

    This undated booking photo released by the Two Bridges Regional Jail in Wiscasset, Maine, shows James Cavallaro of Bath, arrested after he attempted to grab a 2-year-old girl at the Maine State Museum Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014 in Augusta, Maine.

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  4. Maine woman who foiled abduction ready for a fightRead the original story

    Friday | SFGate

    This undated booking photo released by the Two Bridges Regional Jail in Wiscasset, Maine, shows James Cavallaro of Bath, arrested after he attempted to grab a 2-year-old girl at the Maine State Museum Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014 in Augusta, Maine. AUGUSTA, Maine - A Maine museum worker who prevented the abduction of a 2-year-old girl is a 65-year-old woman with a bum knee.

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  5. Lincoln County Sheriff's logRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Capital Weekly

    Owen R. Adair, 23, of Vinalhaven, was arrested on two active warrants out of Knox County District Court for theft and criminal mischief , at Two Bridges Regional Jail, Wiscasset, by Sgt. Daniel Sceviour.

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  6. Indiana Man Extradited to Wiscasset for Alleged Sexual Exploitation of a MinorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Lincoln County News

    By Abigail W. Adams An Indiana man has been extradited to Wiscasset for allegedly posing as a Maine high school student on Facebook and convincing a Lincoln County minor to send him sexually explicit photographs. Danny Wayne Douglas, 47, of Thorntown, Ind., was brought to Two Bridges Regional Jail by a U.S. marshal on Nov. 8, where he is being held without bail.

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  7. Current NewsRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Lincoln County News

    ... of Waldoboro Green, a small residential care facility located near the school. Wednesday, December 17, 2014 Wiscasset's Municipal Airport Manager Ervin Deck's resignation became official Monday, Dec. 15 when he submitted letter to Town Manager ...

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  8. Edgecomb Man Arrested For Alleged Child AbuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Lincoln County News

    By Abigail W. Adams An Edgecomb man has been charged with aggravated assault for allegedly striking a 20-month-old toddler in the face and pulling his arm, causing broken bones, according to a Dec. 12 Lincoln County Sheriff's Office press release. Matthew Grasser Jr., 21, of Edgecomb, was arrested and brought to Two Bridges Regional Jail in Wiscasset on Dec. 9. Bail was set at $2,500.

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  9. Manhunt on Westport Island Leads to Arrest of Wiscasset ManRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Lincoln County News

    By Abigail W. Adams Pepper spray was needed to apprehend a Wiscasset man from the waters of Back River off Westport Island on Sunday, Dec. 14, ending a four-hour manhunt that involved the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, Westport Island Fire Department, Wiscasset Police Department, and a K-9 unit from the Kennebec Sheriff's Office, a LCSO press release said. Daniel Colby, 32, of Wiscasset, entered the Back River, exposing himself to hypothermia, in an effort to avoid arrest, the LCSO press release said.

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  10. Wiscasset airport manager resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Ervin Deck, Wiscasset's airport manager, submitted his resignation letter Monday to Town Manager Marian Anderson. Deck has served as Wiscasset's airport manager since 2008.

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  11. Bulldogs nip Lady WolverinesRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Lincoln County News

    Hall-Dale defended their home turf Tuesday night for a 41-32 win over Wiscasset girls basketball team.

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  12. Police/SheriffRead the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | Lincoln County News

    ... $200 in coins, as well as a Vicodin prescription, sometime between Dec. 7-10. Tuesday, December 16, 2014 Wiscasset Police are currently looking for a Wiscasset man who allegedly eluded apprehension following a high speed pursuit this morning. ...

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  13. Wiscasset Police Seek Local Man Following High Speed PursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Lincoln County News

    By Sherwood Olin Wiscasset Police are currently looking for a Wiscasset man who allegedly eluded apprehension following a high speed pursuit this morning. Wiscasset Police Chief Troy Cline said he visually identified the operator of a black Ford sedan as Glenn Lewis, 58, during the chase which began on Route 27 near the Wiscasset Road & Gun Club and concluded on Bog Road in Dresden six minutes later.

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  14. River Arts on Route 1 invites the public to the opening reception for ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Capital Weekly

    ... the Middle East and the United States. A 40-year retrospective of his work was held at the Maine Art Gallery in Wiscasset. Lorence's sculpture and paintings can be found in private and public collections including the Bradley Collection at the ...

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  15. Wiscasset School Committee Moves AheadRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | Lincoln County News

    By Abigail W. Adams With two major decisions finalized, the Wiscasset School Committee is preparing its next steps for the 2015-2016 school year. Consolidation of grades K-6 into a single building and the search for interim Superintendent Lyford Beverage's replacement dominated discussion at the school committee meeting Wednesday, Dec. 10. The possibility of creating an independent business office for the Wiscasset school district was also mentioned with no concrete action taken.

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  16. Wiscasset man arrested after search leading into Back RiverRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Bangor Daily News

    A Wiscasset man was arrested Sunday afternoon after a four-hour search through the woods and into the Back River. Daniel Colby, 32, was taken into custody on the shore of the Back River late Sunday afternoon after a sheriff's deputy attempted to retrieve him from the river, according to a release from Lt.

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  17. Wiscasset Approves Funds For New Plow TruckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Lincoln County News

    Wiscasset Road Commissioner Doug Fowler was all smiles following the town meeting, December 11, that approved a new plow truck for the town. By Charlotte Boynton In what could qualify as one of the shortest special town meetings on record, Wiscasset voters needed less than five minutes to approve the purchase of a new snow plow truck Dec. 11. Twenty-two voters attended the meeting.

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  18. Inmate at Wiscasset jail indicted for assault by putting her breast...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Bangor Daily News

    An inmate at Two Bridges Regional Jail is being charged with attempted aggravated assault for squeezing breast milk into a fellow inmate's drink, knowing she was positive for hepatitis C. The charge is one of three that Susan M. Doray, 30, of Wiscasset, is facing due to her alleged behavior at the jail. According to the Dec. 2 Lincoln County grand jury indictment, Doray "attempted to intentionally, knowingly or recklessly cause serious bodily injury" with her breast milk.

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  19. Wiscasset Approves Funds For New Plow TruckRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Lincoln County News

    Wiscasset Road Commissioner Doug Fowler was all smiles following the town meeting, December 11, that approved a new plow truck for the town. By Charlotte Boynton In what could qualify as one of the shortest special town meetings on record, Wiscasset voters needed less than five minutes to approve the purchase of a new snow plow truck Dec. 11. Twenty-two voters attended the meeting.

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  20. Breast Milk Used in Alleged Aggravated Assault AttemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Lincoln County News

    By Abigail W. Adams An inmate at Two Bridges Regional Jail is being charged with attempted aggravated assault for squeezing breast milk into a fellow inmate's drink, knowing she was positive for Hepatitis C. The charge is one of three that Susan M. Doray, 30, of Wiscasset, is facing due to her alleged behavior at the facility. According to the Dec. 2 Lincoln County Grand Jury indictment, Doray, "attempted to intentionally, knowingly or recklessly cause serious bodily injury," with her breast milk.

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