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Ear Biter Cleared of Assault Charges

| July 3, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – A Maine man who bit off a portion of another man’s ear during a fight has been acquitted of assault charges. A Kennebec County Superior Court jury on Wednesday cleared Dylan Nathaniel Hendsbee of charges connected to the fight in April 2013 in which a third man suffered a fractured jaw. […]

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Merging of Gardiner Fire and Police Chiefs Nixed

| February 25, 2014

GARDINER, Maine (AP) – The city manager in Gardiner is dropping his proposal to merge the city’s fire and police chief positions. The Kennebec Journal reports that city manager Scott Morelli plans to withdraw his proposal Wednesday and offer an alternative plan to cut costs. He originally proposed saving nearly $28,000 by combining the two […]

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Gardiner Man Charged With Possessing Child Porn

| January 16, 2014

The State Police‚Äôs Computer Crimes Unit charged a Gardiner man this week with possessing child pornography on his computer. Justin Nichols, 39, of 7 Union Street in South Gardiner was arrested at his home Monday and charged with one count of possessing sexually explicit material. His computer was seized and will now be analyzed by […]

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