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Fatal Two Car Accident Update

| July 16, 2014

  A car accident that killed two people and injured four others occurred after a westbound car crossed over the center line and collided with another vehicle. Police say Joseph Richard of Mexico, Maine, was traveling west on Route 9 when his vehicle crossed over the line and hit a vehicle driven by Robert Collins of […]

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Sheriff’s Picketing in South Paris

| July 15, 2014

PARIS, Maine (AP) – Deputies with the Oxford County Sheriff’s Office are picketing outside a South Paris, Maine, courthouse in protest of an ongoing labor dispute with the county. WGAN-TV reports the deputies want a pay increase and a new contract. Their contract expired two years ago. The picket line started Tuesday morning outside the […]

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Report Finds Brunswick Schools Should Have Done More to Protect Middle School Student

| July 15, 2014

BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) – The Brunswick schools should have done more to protect a middle school student who said he was bullied, stabbed and sexually assaulted at school, according to the Maine Human Rights Commission.  An investigator’s report issued Monday said there are reasonable grounds to believe that the Brunswick School Department discriminated against the […]

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Attempted Murder Trial to Begin

| July 15, 2014

ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) – The trial of a former Camden resident accused of pushing his wife off a Maine cliff is set to begin. Charles Black is charged with attempted murder, two counts of elevated aggravated assault and three counts of aggravated assault. Opening statements will take place at 1 p.m. Tuesday. Jury selection was […]

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Car Accident in New Limerick

| July 14, 2014

New Limerick, ME: An accident in New Limerick leaves one injured.  17 year old Austin White of Smyrna was traveling west on the County Rd Sunday afternoon, when he lost control of his 2001 Dodge car on a corner.  According to the Maine State Police, White traveled off of the road and struck a large […]

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