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Bangor Daily News
Ripple effects from vote across the pond could impact Maine tradeTate & Lyle, which has a potato starch manufacturing facility in Houlton; indus
Ripple effects from vote across the pond could impact Maine trade
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 hours ago
Tate & Lyle, which has a potato starch manufacturing facility in Houlton; industrial metal fabricator WahlcoMetroflex in Lewiston; and Hunting Dearborn Inc. in Fryeburg. The repercussions of the vote also could lead to a division within the UK,... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Trucker accused in fatal Maine crash barred from commercial interstate drivingwas taken by ambulance to a local hospital. Weddle was brought by LifeFlight h
Trucker accused in fatal Maine crash barred from commercial interstate driving
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 hours ago
was taken by ambulance to a local hospital. Weddle was brought by LifeFlight helicopter to Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston. He left the state after being treated but was arrested in Virginia on May 6 and waived extradition before being... Read more
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Crosscut
The orcas are starvingLittle Goose, and Lower Granite, located on the Snake between the Tri-Cities of
The orcas are starving
Crosscut / Posted 10 hours ago
Little Goose, and Lower Granite, located on the Snake between the Tri-Cities of Pasco, Kennewick, and Richland and Lewiston, Idaho — that may ultimately doom the Southern Resident orca population. The dams’ authorized purpose is generating... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Reporters’ Notebooktechnique cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). RELISHING A MEMORY – For the th
Reporters’ Notebook
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
technique cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). RELISHING A MEMORY – For the third year, Joseph Pillittere Jr. of Lewiston will be giving away 500 free hot dogs and beverages Sunday in memory of his mother, Joan, who died in 2012 after a... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
UI does not have OK for booze while tailgatingalcohol at tailgating events even though the college has been doing so for year
UI does not have OK for booze while tailgating
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted yesterday
alcohol at tailgating events even though the college has been doing so for years. Board president Emma Atchley tells the Lewiston Tribune that current state policy forbids alcohol on college campuses without prior approval from the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
MCI senior ties for second at New England interscholastic golf meetJanelle Bryant of Saint Dominic of Auburn (84), Jordan LaPlume of Thornton Acad
MCI senior ties for second at New England interscholastic golf meet
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
Janelle Bryant of Saint Dominic of Auburn (84), Jordan LaPlume of Thornton Academy in Saco (91), Stephanie Rodrigue of Lewiston (97) and Markella Gammatoni of Saint Dominic (101). Other Maine golfers in the boys field were Ryan Collins of Cape... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Bangor begins quest for third straight Legion baseball state titlesophomore at Southern New Hampshire University; pitcher Connor Russell of Cumbe
Bangor begins quest for third straight Legion baseball state title
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
sophomore at Southern New Hampshire University; pitcher Connor Russell of Cumberland, an incoming sophomore at Bates College in Lewiston; and first baseman Jake Lebel of South Berwick, who will be a freshman at the New York Institute of Techn... Read more
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KIVI Boise
State: UI does not have OK for booze while tailgatingalcohol at tailgating events even though the college has been doing so for year
State: UI does not have OK for booze while tailgating
KIVI Boise / Posted yesterday
alcohol at tailgating events even though the college has been doing so for years. Board president Emma Atchley tells the Lewiston Tribune that current state policy forbids alcohol on college campuses without prior approval from the... Read more
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KTVB Boise
State: UI does not have OK for booze while tailgatingalcohol at tailgating events even though the college has been doing so for year
State: UI does not have OK for booze while tailgating
KTVB Boise / Posted yesterday
alcohol at tailgating events even though the college has been doing so for years. Board president Emma Atchley tells the Lewiston Tribune that current state policy forbids alcohol on college campuses without prior approval from the... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Motorcyclist injured in 2nd Street crash remains in critical condition7:15 a.m. Wednesday, when police and community members started the run to Pine
Motorcyclist injured in 2nd Street crash remains in critical condition
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
7:15 a.m. Wednesday, when police and community members started the run to Pine Island. Family Night on the Farm features Lewiston dairy farmFamily Night on the Farm features Lewiston dairy farm Bruce and Jodi Heim's dairy farm has been in the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Recycled-paper mill to close, lay off 45 in AuburnMaine Department of Labor said the department first heard about the closure Wed
Recycled-paper mill to close, lay off 45 in Auburn
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
Maine Department of Labor said the department first heard about the closure Wednesday afternoon. The Auburn plant, at 586 Lewiston Junction Road, was the company’s last producer of de-inked pulp and one of two facilities in New England. It has a... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
How Maine redirected millions meant to help poor families with kids$894,000 to pay for a different level of in-home care for elderly residents — h
How Maine redirected millions meant to help poor families with kids
Bangor Daily News / Posted yesterday
$894,000 to pay for a different level of in-home care for elderly residents — home-based care. That service, provided by Lewiston-based SeniorsPlus, sometimes includes personal care, such as help with dressing and using the toilet, or adult day... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Partnership cites “difficult year” for business in New York stateat reducing wait times for trucks heading to the United States. She also said
Partnership cites “difficult year” for business in New York state
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
at reducing wait times for trucks heading to the United States. She also said a $50 million modernization program for the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge should improve traffic flow across that span. Gallagher-Cohen said the Partnership continues to... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Truck driver pleads not guilty to manslaughter in deaths of motoristswas taken by ambulance to a local hospital. Weddle was taken by a LifeFlight h
Truck driver pleads not guilty to manslaughter in deaths of motorists
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
was taken by ambulance to a local hospital. Weddle was taken by a LifeFlight helicopter to Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston. A passenger in the Freightliner, Lowell Babb, 32, of Virginia, was taken to Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport and... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Blaine drops two, Legacy claims consolation crown in state baseball playof the tournament, the Lions shut out Badger/Greenbush-Middle River 4-0 the mor
Blaine drops two, Legacy claims consolation crown in state baseball play
ABC Newspapers / Posted 2 days ago
of the tournament, the Lions shut out Badger/Greenbush-Middle River 4-0 the morning of June 17. In a 3 p.m. game later that day, Legacy beat Lewiston/Altura 6-2 for consolation bracket bragging rights. [email protected]Post navigation Upcoming Eve... Read more
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Boise Weekly
The Kids Aren't Alright: Idaho Has No Means to Adequately Track Birth Defectslooked at it and we didn't know how we would support that budget-wise." Accord
The Kids Aren't Alright: Idaho Has No Means to Adequately Track Birth Defects
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
looked at it and we didn't know how we would support that budget-wise." According to House Minority Leader John Rusche (D-Lewiston), who is also a doctor, "The Legislature has been hesitant to develop registries at all. Whether it's illness-based... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lewiston Village Board re-elects two trustees to four-year termsLEWISTON – Two incumbent trustees were re-elected Tuesday to four-year terms on
Lewiston Village Board re-elects two trustees to four-year terms
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
LEWISTON – Two incumbent trustees were re-elected Tuesday to four-year terms on the Lewiston Village Board . In what was called an average turnout, 307 voters re-elected incumbents Nick Conde and Daniel Gibson, both Republicans, who were challenged... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara County Planning Board takes a pass on controversial commercial project in LewistonPlanning Board on Monday took a pass on a controversial project proposed by Ell
Niagara County Planning Board takes a pass on controversial commercial project in Lewiston
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
Planning Board on Monday took a pass on a controversial project proposed by Ellicott Development Co. for Center Street in Lewiston, but the practical impact was the same as an outright approval would have been. The matter now returns to Lewiston... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
I-95 crash sends Gouldsboro man to hospitalof trees. The northbound lane was shut down for 45 minutes as Buckley was airl
I-95 crash sends Gouldsboro man to hospital
Bangor Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
of trees. The northbound lane was shut down for 45 minutes as Buckley was airlifted to Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston, the statement said. Buckley apparently fell asleep at the wheel, according to the statement. Police believe speed... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Bomb Squad Snuffs Incendiary Device at Storage Unit of Convicted Idaho Child Sex OffenderA bomb squad was called in to a Lewiston storage facility Monday after an incen
Bomb Squad Snuffs Incendiary Device at Storage Unit of Convicted Idaho Child Sex Offender
Boise Weekly / Posted 3 days ago
A bomb squad was called in to a Lewiston storage facility Monday after an incendiary device was discovered in the storage unit of a man recently sent to prison for child sex abuse. Allan Helm, 53, of Lewiston, was sentenced earlier this month to 10... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara County Planning Board approves controversial commercial project in LewistonWHEATFIELD – A controversial commercial project on Center Street in Lewiston, p
Niagara County Planning Board approves controversial commercial project in Lewiston
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
WHEATFIELD – A controversial commercial project on Center Street in Lewiston, proposed by Ellicott Development of Buffalo, received approval from the Niagara County Planning Board on Monday. The Village of Lewiston Zoning Board of Appeals already... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Labor demands better protection for workers from vaporsAmber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bic
Labor demands better protection for workers from vapors
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Amber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bicyclist from behind just before 11:30 p.m. Lewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff is better than being arrestedLewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Oregon man arrested after reportedly abusing 13-old girl on flightAmber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bic
Oregon man arrested after reportedly abusing 13-old girl on flight
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Amber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bicyclist from behind just before 11:30 p.m. Lewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff is better than being arrestedLewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara County Planning Board OKs controversial Lewiston projectWHEATFIELD – A controversial commercial project on Center Street in Lewiston, p
Niagara County Planning Board OKs controversial Lewiston project
The Buffalo News / Posted 4 days ago
WHEATFIELD – A controversial commercial project on Center Street in Lewiston, proposed by Ellicott Development Co., received a nod from the Niagara County Planning Board Monday. The Village of Lewiston Zoning Board of Appeals already has granted... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Millennials key to Maine’s futurespot, as are centers of higher education like Biddeford, Farmington and Orono.
Millennials key to Maine’s future
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
spot, as are centers of higher education like Biddeford, Farmington and Orono. Parts of other Maine cities like Bangor and Lewiston pop out with strong young adult populations as well. “However, it’s not just the bigger cities that do well by this... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Kootenai County Deputies: Alcohol-fueled argument leads to man stabbing friend in the chestAmber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bic
Kootenai County Deputies: Alcohol-fueled argument leads to man stabbing friend in the chest
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Amber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bicyclist from behind just before 11:30 p.m. Lewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff is better than being arrestedLewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Spokane County detectives believe online sexual predator may have more victimsAmber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bic
Spokane County detectives believe online sexual predator may have more victims
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Amber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bicyclist from behind just before 11:30 p.m. Lewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff is better than being arrestedLewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Police seek parental information on girls who lived with manAmber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bic
Police seek parental information on girls who lived with man
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Amber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bicyclist from behind just before 11:30 p.m. Lewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff is better than being arrestedLewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Gun maker asks judge to dismiss Newtown lawsuitAmber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bic
Gun maker asks judge to dismiss Newtown lawsuit
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Amber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bicyclist from behind just before 11:30 p.m. Lewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff is better than being arrestedLewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Woman facing vehicular homicide charges after killing bicyclist near ChewelahAmber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bic
Woman facing vehicular homicide charges after killing bicyclist near Chewelah
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
Amber R. Fast, was under the influence of drugs or alcohol when she hit the bicyclist from behind just before 11:30 p.m. Lewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff is better than being arrestedLewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff... Read more
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Newton Daily News
PSG finding Midwest home in Newtonindustry in the United States. Geiger was founded in 1878 and produces the well
PSG finding Midwest home in Newton
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
industry in the United States. Geiger was founded in 1878 and produces the well-known Farmer’s Almanac. Geiger is based in Lewiston, Maine. PSG is a wholly-owned specialized division that uses its branding expertise in the building, industrial and... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Lewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff is better than being arrestedsouth of Chewelah. Details are limited at this time, but Troopers say the drive
Lewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff is better than being arrested
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
south of Chewelah. Details are limited at this time, but Troopers say the driver hit the person just before 11:30 p.m. Lewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Woman facing DUI, Vehicular Homicide charges after killing pedestrian near Chewelahsouth of Chewelah. Details are limited at this time, but Troopers say the drive
Woman facing DUI, Vehicular Homicide charges after killing pedestrian near Chewelah
KHQ Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
south of Chewelah. Details are limited at this time, but Troopers say the driver hit the person just before 11:30 p.m. Lewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff is better than being arrestedLewiston man decides sliding down 60 foot cliff... Read more
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The Sudbury Star
Man who gave Capreol its name a hero of sortsto be pulled to the deck by Capreol. Kingsmill demanded the boat return to the
Man who gave Capreol its name a hero of sorts
The Sudbury Star / Posted 5 days ago
to be pulled to the deck by Capreol. Kingsmill demanded the boat return to the dock, but Capreol refused. On arrival at Lewiston, New York, on Capreol's intuition, they found the suspects, two employees of Kinnear, at a hotel near the port. The... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Why do LePage and the NRCM keep fighting?part of Maine will not allow people in northern Maine to earn a good living,” h
Why do LePage and the NRCM keep fighting?
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
part of Maine will not allow people in northern Maine to earn a good living,” he said during a town hall meeting in Lewiston. “I know it sounds hard and cruel, but it’s a fact.” The Natural Resources Council of Maine says a mine at Bald... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Springfield to meet Parkers Prairie in Class A title gamethe Panthers have had plenty of drama in both of their games, the Tigers opened
Springfield to meet Parkers Prairie in Class A title game
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 5 days ago
the Panthers have had plenty of drama in both of their games, the Tigers opened the tournament with a 12-2 pounding of Lewiston-Altura in the quarterfinals and then a 5-4 victory against Adrian in the semifinals. In both games, the Tigers... Read more
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The Columbia County News-Times
Faculty, staff gather for final farewell of Bel Air Elementary SchoolSchool teacher Dr. Michael Doolittle. Although Doolittle left Bel Air Elementa
Faculty, staff gather for final farewell of Bel Air Elementary School
The Columbia County News-Times / Posted 5 days ago
School teacher Dr. Michael Doolittle. Although Doolittle left Bel Air Elementary School 13 years ago to open the then new Lewiston Elementary, he says he still has a heart for Bel Air Elementary. “I had a great experience there it was my first... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara County Real Estate TransactionsTrust; US Bank Trust, $104,998. • Quaker Road, David C. Douglas; Shirley J. Ga
Niagara County Real Estate Transactions
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
Trust; US Bank Trust, $104,998. • Quaker Road, David C. Douglas; Shirley J. Gasper to Scott D. Mandaville, $75,500. LEWISTON • 5330 Elm Drive, Robert McConnell to Terwin Mortgage Trust; US Bank National, $278,199. • 45 Meyers Hill Road,... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara disc golf tourney raises $1,500 for vets scholarship fundLEWISTON – The Niagara University Student Veterans Organization raised more tha
Niagara disc golf tourney raises $1,500 for vets scholarship fund
The Buffalo News / Posted 5 days ago
LEWISTON – The Niagara University Student Veterans Organization raised more than $1,500 during its fourth annual Memorial Day Disc Golf Tournament late last month at the Beaver Island State Park Golf Course. Forty players participated in the... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Two Local Standouts Commit to Oregonthis week at the Kibbie Dome. While SWX plans to broadcast Friday night's high
Two Local Standouts Commit to Oregon
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 days ago
this week at the Kibbie Dome. While SWX plans to broadcast Friday night's high school football game between Lakeland and Lewiston, there are still plenty of other high school games that have been impacted by the poor air quality.>> While SWX... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Beauts pick Olympian in hockey drafthad a career-high 34 points last season. To conclude the draft, the Beauts pic
Beauts pick Olympian in hockey draft
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
had a career-high 34 points last season. To conclude the draft, the Beauts picked Maddie Elia of Boston University. The Lewiston native also played at Nichols. She had career highs in goals (14) and points (29) in 2015-16, and will return to the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
This former Maine justice, 93, is looking to form jazz trioeven as a boy. He was hooked at 12, hearing the song “Saxophobia” played at his
This former Maine justice, 93, is looking to form jazz trio
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
even as a boy. He was hooked at 12, hearing the song “Saxophobia” played at his brother’s high school graduation in Lewiston. “I just loved it,” he said of music. “I couldn’t live without it. I just loved it.” He went on to play in high... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Doctors thought he would never walk again, but Luke Clavet had other ideaswas overcome. “When they showed me the tires there at the end, I didn’t think
Doctors thought he would never walk again, but Luke Clavet had other ideas
Bangor Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
was overcome. “When they showed me the tires there at the end, I didn’t think I was going to be able to do it,” Clavet of Lewiston said. “But I did.” Team Luke Warm, a group of 27 people, helped Clavet finish the Dynamic Dirt Challenge on June 5... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Albany lawmakers race to the finish linecontests, including Yahoo, Disney and ESPN. The measure passed the Assembly 91
Albany lawmakers race to the finish line
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
contests, including Yahoo, Disney and ESPN. The measure passed the Assembly 91-22 Friday. Assemblyman John Ceretto, a Lewiston Democrat, said his office was hit by emails and calls from supporters. One woman stuck out, he told lawmakers... Read more
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The New Ulm Journal
Springfield advances to title gamean amazing pitcher," Baier said.?"I think that we got it in our heads that we c
Springfield advances to title game
The New Ulm Journal / Posted 6 days ago
an amazing pitcher," Baier said.?"I think that we got it in our heads that we could do it." Like Thursday's game against Lewiston-Altura where the Cardinals scored twice in the top of the first, the Dragons scored twice in the top of the first.... Read more
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The Buffalo News
albany lawmakers race to finish linecontests, including Yahoo, Disney and ESPN. The measure passed the Assembly 91
albany lawmakers race to finish line
The Buffalo News / Posted 6 days ago
contests, including Yahoo, Disney and ESPN. The measure passed the Assembly 91-22 Friday. Assemblyman John Ceretto, a Lewiston Democrat, said his office was hit by emails and calls from supporters. One woman stuck out, he told lawmakers... Read more
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WMTW Portland
Portland welcomes nation's newest citizensto America originally as refugees. Many citizens expressed feelings of being p
Portland welcomes nation's newest citizens
WMTW Portland / Posted 6 days ago
to America originally as refugees. Many citizens expressed feelings of being proud to become a new American, including Lewiston resident Halima Mohamed. "I''ve been living in the United States for about 12 years now, and today, becoming a... Read more
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Herald.ie
Collins Jnr on courseWolfhound' is already making a name for himself On the canvas with Eamon Carr
Collins Jnr on course
Herald.ie / Posted 6 days ago
Wolfhound' is already making a name for himself On the canvas with Eamon Carr – 18 June 2016 02:30 AM Tonight in Lewiston, Maine, Steve Collins Jnr takes another step towards emulating the world title success of his father Steve, the... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Auburn father, sons to compete on MMA card on Father’s Day weekendLEWISTON, Maine — Father’s Day weekend will include a unique homage of sorts fo
Auburn father, sons to compete on MMA card on Father’s Day weekend
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
LEWISTON, Maine — Father’s Day weekend will include a unique homage of sorts for the Bang family of Auburn. Dr. Steven Bang Sr., a 46-year-old bariatric surgeon and triathlete, will compete on the amateur undercard at New England Fights’ NEF 24 show... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Cyclists, Shriners add up to a busy weekend in BelfastSunday, Belfast also is gearing up for a different sort of event Saturday, when
Cyclists, Shriners add up to a busy weekend in Belfast
Bangor Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Sunday, Belfast also is gearing up for a different sort of event Saturday, when the Bangor-based Anah Shriners and the Lewiston-based Kora Shriners will come to town for a joint parade that will begin at 2 p.m. The parade will be staged near... Read more
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