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Man Drowns in Lake at Maine Campground

| June 30, 2014

SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) – Authorities say a man has drowned while swimming in a lake at a Maine campground. Police say the 45-year-old man, who had been drinking, tried to swim to a small island in the lake at Wassamski Springs Campground, which is in Scarborough and Gorham. The man began to have difficulty at […]

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Teen’s Death Accidental Drowning

| May 20, 2014

NORTH WATERBORO, Maine (AP) – The Maine medical examiner’s office has ruled the death of a teenager whose body was found in Lake Arrowhead to be an accidental drowning. The examiner says 15-year-old Jaden Dremsa drowned after hitting his head. The Waterboro teen, whose body was found over the weekend, disappeared May 8 after leaving […]

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Presque Isle Teen Dies After Canoe Capsizes on Echo Lake

| May 12, 2014

Tragedy over the weekend on Echo Lake. Game wardens recovered the body of a 19 year old Presque Isle man who died early Sunday morning after the canoe he was in capsized.” “It’s unfortunate, it’s tragic..that’s all I can say,” said lieutenant Thomas Ward of the Maine Warden Service. The call came in around two-thirty in […]

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Lewiston Man Gets 55 Years in Death of Christina Fesmire

| October 18, 2013

AUBURN, Maine (AP) – A Maine man has been sentenced to 55 years in prison for the beating and drowning of a young woman who lived in his apartment building in Lewiston. The sentence was imposed Friday on 32-year-old Buddy Robinson in Androscoggin County Superior Court. He was convicted of murdering 22-year-old Christiana Fesmire. Prosecutors […]

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Drinking and Swimming Dangers

| July 30, 2012

After the recent tragedy at Hanson Lake, Dick Palm spoke with the primary investigator on the case about the dangers of drinking and swimming.

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