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Most Fatal Motorcycle Crashes Involve Speed, Alcohol

Maine police say a study of fatal motorcycle crashes in the state last year showed that most happened during the day and involved speed or alcohol.

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Police Respond To Shooting Near Walmart In Augusta

UDATE: 6/27/16 4:15am- According to a press release from the Augusta Police Department they have four people in custody.

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Simones' Hot Dog Stand dot com

Simones’ Hot Dog Stand Gets Honored With Hot Dog Crosswalks

Simones' Hot Dog Stand in Lewiston is part of my family history and a large part of the history in Lewiston. My grandfather started the restaurant in Lewiston in 1908 and it's still going strong 108 years later.

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Redington-Fairview Hospital Nurse Named 2016 Caregiver of the Year


Kelly Hughes Wheeler, 45, of Hartland a registered nurse at Redington-Fairview General Hospital has been named 2016 Caregiver of the Year by the Maine Hospital Association.

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2 die, 1 Injured Kayaking Off the Coast of Maine

Two men died and a woman suffered serious injuries while kayaking off the coast of Maine Wednesday.

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Police Looking for Your Help in Clinton Robbery

The Maine State Police are seeking public assistance in a robbery in Clinton earlier this month.

From the Maine State Police facebook page:
On June 10, around 11 p...

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Cascades Auburn Fiber Closing

Cascades Inc. is closing Cascades Auburn Fiber due to poor sales. The plant, which employs 45 people, manufactures de-inked pulp.

Production will end on July 8, and the plant will close its doors July 15.

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Vintage Baseball From 1864 Coming to Cornish This Weekend


Six vintage baseball teams, from the Dirigo Vintage Base Ball Club will be playing baseball by the rules of 1864 and wearing old-fashioned wool-blend uniforms and boxy hats, in two-day New England Vintage Base Ball Festival.

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Keep the Kids Busy This Summer With Augusta Rec

If you’re looking to keep the kids busy and out of the house this summer the Augusta Recreation Bureau has a lot of fun thing to do.

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Teen Dies in Augusta Crash

A 17-year-old girl was killed last night (June 21) in a car accident on Eastern Avenue in Augusta.

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