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Winslow Man Sentenced to 15 Years for Shooting a Man Outside Waterville Pub

Winslow Man Sentenced to 15 Years for Shooting a Man Outside Waterville Pub

| August 7, 2013

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – A 30-year-old Maine man is going to prison for 15 years for fatally shooting another man outside a Waterville pub. Matthew Partridge of Winslow pleaded guilty to manslaughter Wednesday in the Dec. 4 shooting of 26-year-old Justin Smith of China. In a plea agreement between prosecutors and defense attorneys, he was […]

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Roughly 24 Residents Displaced by Fire After Apparent Lightning Strike in Washburn

Roughly 24 Residents Displaced by Fire After Apparent Lightning Strike in Washburn

| August 4, 2013

Washburn, ME – Roughly 24 elderly residents are without a home tonight after a fire at the Washburn Estates on Wilder St. in Washburn. Officials from the Washburn Fire Department says they got the call around 12 pm. They say the cause of the fire appears to be the result of a lightning strike. Everyone was […]

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Ham Kebabs with Pineapple Chutney

Ham Kebabs with Pineapple Chutney

| August 1, 2013

OPEN KITCHEN with NATHAN SCOTT   Ham Kebabs with Pineapple Chutney   Serve these delicious kebabs over some white rice or couscous, and you’ll have a complete meal that’s ready in under 20 minutes.   Ingredients   Serves 4   ½ medium pineapple, peeled, cored, and cut into ½-inch cubes     ½ scallion, thinly […]

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Three Juveniles From Maine Among 105 Rescued From Prostitution

Three Juveniles From Maine Among 105 Rescued From Prostitution

| July 30, 2013

PORTLAND (AP) – Federal investigators say three juveniles from Maine are among 105 young people rescued from child prostitution. But FBI spokeswoman Katherine Gulotta said Tuesday that she can’t release any details, including the local law enforcement agency that assisted, because it remains an ongoing investigation and no arrests have been made. In Operation Cross […]

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Maine Rail officials Hope for the Best, Prepare for the Worst

Maine Rail officials Hope for the Best, Prepare for the Worst

| July 30, 2013

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Rail officials are preparing contingencies in the event Montreal, Maine & Atlantic Railway stops service following a disaster that claimed 47 lives in Lac-Megantic, Quebec, about 10 miles north of the Maine border. Nathan Moulton, rail director for the Maine Department of Transportation, said he’s making no predictions about the rail […]

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