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  1. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Sunday Jan 25 | Lincoln County News

    Lincoln County residents were still digging out from the most recent nor'easter when the National Weather Service issued a Winter Storm Watch for the next event, due to arrive in the early morning hours of Friday and bring more snowfall to the area through Saturday morning. Wednesday, January 28, 2015 Rehabilitation of Boothbay's Barter's Island Bridge, a traffic signal at the intersection of Routes 1 and 27 in Wiscasset, and easement acquisition for Wiscasset Municipal Airport are among approximately 50 projects in the Maine Department of Transportation's three-year work plan for Lincoln County.

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  2. Events and ActivitiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Lincoln County News

    Six Maine bands will perform at a 21-plus concert to benefit Ardelle and Greg Ballou at the Irish Twins Pub in Lewiston at 7 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 7. During the winter of 1952, British authorities entered the home of mathematician and war hero Alan Turing to investigate a reported burglary. Our Academy Award-nominated movies continue this week, with two Best Picture contenders.

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  3. Was The Blizzard of 2015 Actually a Blizzard?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WJBQ-FM Portland

    Most of Maine got over two feet of snow in the Blizzard of 2015. Schools were shut down for two days, businesses closed and even the Post Office didn't deliver mail on Tuesday because of the weather conditions.

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  4. Democrats to meet Feb. 7 to select candidate for House District 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Capital Weekly

    ... District 93 to elect a new representative, Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap announced Jan. 23. In accordance with Maine law, the towns of Owls Head and Rockland, which comprise District 93, formally requested the special election Jan. 21. Friday, ...

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  5. Portland's welfare problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    ... budget are implemented. That is not an insignificant number. General Assistance is a core welfare program that assists Maine people in paying for things such as food, medicine, fuel and rent. Cities and the state are collectively responsible for ...

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  6. Kennebunk fined for violating environmental law during road work last fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    Work done by the Kennebunk Public Works Department to pave and improve the shoulder on Great Hill Road last fall violated Maine's Erosion and Sedimentation Control Law , resulting in a $3,450 fine from the Maine Department of Environmental Protection. The work disturbed a frontal sand dune - part of the coastal sand dune system, which is a protected natural resource under Maine law.

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  7. Bangor Symphony Orchestra soloist drops out of residency, concert because of medical issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    "It is with deep regret that violinist Midori is having to withdraw from her Bangor residency for medical reasons," Brian Hinrichs, Bangor Symphony Orchestra executive director, said Wednesday in an email. "The Friday master class at Minsky Hall at the University of Maine in Orono and the Bangor Symphony Youth Orchestras Concert at Bangor High School on Saturday have been cancelled," he said.

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  8. New training program from EMDC and EMCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    EMDC and Eastern Maine Community College are teaming up to offer free training for careers in Fine Woodworking. Classes begin February 16 and will continue through June.

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  9. A day after blizzard hits Maine, surfers ride the waves in ScarboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    Reed McDermott rides a wave on Wednesday at Higgins Beach in Scarborough. A day after a blizzard brought snow to Maine, the waves were 2 to 4 feet high, according to magicseaweed.com.

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  10. Maine has some of the nation's poorest rich people, think tank findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Bangor Daily News

    ... generally speaking, the lower the numbers in both cases, the more evenly wealth is distributed in a given state. In Maine, the two organizations show that the state has some of the nation's poorest rich people. To reach the Pine Tree State's 1 ...

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  11. Ford, Nickerson in Stockton SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Republican Journal

    Author and humorist John Ford Sr. and his Maine State Trooper sidekick Mark Nickerson will share their humorous and serious adventures and stories Sunday, Feb. 8, at 2 p.m. at Stockton Springs Community Library, 6 Station St. Ford dedicated 20 years of his life to the protection and preservation of our natural resources. He began his career in September 1970, serving the State of Maine as a District Game Warden assigned to the central Maine county of Waldo, in an area known as the Burnham, Unity district.

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  12. Winds made 'Juno' tough to deal withRead the original story

    Wednesday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... uncle jumping out of a second-story window onto a large pile of snow. He said the wind had blown the snow in Durham, Maine, almost to the second-story window. John Huff/Staff photographer 7th Settlement in Dover makes room for patrons snow shoes and ...

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  13. Is Outbreak at Disneyland an Opportunity to Examine Vaccine Exemption Laws?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Boston.com

    ... A similar legislative vaccine debate is playing out in another popular tourism state with high exemption rates: Maine, also known as "America's Vacationland." The number children in Maine who don't get vaccinated has increased in the past decade to ...

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  14. Medomak Cheerleaders Win Fifth Straight Regional TitleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lincoln County News

    2015 Western Maine Class B cheering champions, Medomak Valley. Panther cheerleaders include (front from left) Megan Linscott, Gabby Ruano, Paige Russell, Shania Melvin, Ashlee Wilson, Olivia Ryan, Taylor Griffin, Samantha Pelkey, (back) Coach Heather ...

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  15. T'Weren't Nothin', this TimeRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lincoln County News

    Congratulations to those of us who survived this most recent Storm of the Century; Stormageddon, the Snowpocalypse, the latest, biggest, baddest threat to life as we know it ... or something like that. We confess to having a rather perverse liking for really foul weather, possibly because of the way bad weather insists on rewriting the best-laid plans.

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  16. Jefferson Juvenile Charged with TerrorizingRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lincoln County News

    ... the community corrections workers that deal with juveniles and they're dealing with it at this point." According to Maine statute, a person is guilty of class D terrorizing if they communicate "to any person a threat to commit or to cause to be ...

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  17. Man Convicted of 1974 Nobleboro Murder Jailed AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lincoln County News

    ... found three guns at the residence Cugliata shared with his son in June 2014, the Sun Journal reported Jan. 15. Under Maine law, people convicted of crimes punishable by a year or more - such as murder - are prohibited from owning, possessing, or ...

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  18. Sex Offender Pleads Guilty to Harassing Medomak Valley Girls on Social MediaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lincoln County News

    ... ss sexual assault, according to the affidavit. The detective said the Owls Head man recently had been removed from the Maine Sex Offender Registry. There was no reason given for why he was taken off the list.

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  19. Weekend music at Rock CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Herald Gazette

    Rock City CafA , 316 Main St., will present live music Friday and Saturday, Feb. 6 and 7, from 7 to 9 p.m. On Friday, Rock City will present Adam Babcock of Tomorrow Morning, a central Maine band known for mass-appeal original music and creative renditions of popular covers that keep people dancing all night. The band was founded when singer/songwriter Babcock decided to take his original music to the stage.

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  20. Patti Lawton Joins Legacy Properties Sotheby's International Realty as Vice PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Herald Gazette

    Brunswick and Portland, Maine Real Estate - Legacy Properties Sotheby's International Realty, Maine's leading Luxury Property company, is proud to announce Patti Lawton has joined its team of Maine real estate professionals as a Vice President. Patti will be based in the Brunswick office located at 141 Maine Street, Brunswick.

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