Council to receive 'overdue' report on immigrant services

LEWISTON — An effort to inventory and assess immigrant and refugee services in Lewiston — the first since 2002 – has yielded a 66-page report...

Celebrating MLK by doing for others

Gould Academy student Sadie Harvey, 15, plays tic-tac-toe with Mahir Mohsin, 5, of Lewiston at the Maine Immigrant and Refugee Services Center on Bartlett...

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Charges Auburn • Vicki Farrington, 52, transient, criminal trespass, 2 a.m. Monday at 67 Pleasant St. Lewiston • Nicholas Pushard, 26, of 81 Bull Run Road, Wales, failure...

Lewiston legislators to hold office hours

LEWISTON — Lewiston’s delegates to the Maine Legislature will hold their first constituent office hours of the new legislative session at 11 a.m. Saturday,...

Auburn: Railroad repairs block High Street traffic

AUBURN — High Street is closed partially to traffic Monday. Railroad crews are repairing a broken rail in the south-bound lane of High Street. Drivers...
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Video: Krispy Kreme finally opens in Auburn

AUBURN — By the time they had unlocked the doors at the new Krispy Kreme before dawn Monday, a bundled-up Joshua Fogg of Turner...

In Maine, is GOP linked to flurry of anonymous attacks?

Ben Chin, a 32-year-old Democrat, ran away with the preliminary vote in November for mayor of Lewiston, the second-largest city in Maine. But he could...

L-A This Week

MONDAY, Jan. 15 LEWISTON-AUBURN — Martin Luther King Jr. Day: schools, government offices and libraries closed. Public MLK Jr. events at Bates College and Maine Immigrant...

Police log

Lewiston • Laboris Ross, 40, of 84 North Auburn Road, Auburn, on warrants, 12:03 a.m. Sunday at 13½ Jefferson Road, Lewiston. • Britney Jones, 27, of...

Durham seeks planning pro to help relieve 'growing pains'

DURHAM — Town officials want to hire a business or individual for planning services and to assist with implementation of a new Comprehensive Plan. Town...

Library to honor Topsham school bus driver for book program

TOPSHAM — Don Sanders said he feels satisfied as he glances into the rearview mirror at the first few rows of seats in his...

Ex-Mechanic Falls manager takes Naples post

NAPLES — After months of searching and interviewing candidates, officials have named John Hawley as their new manager. He is slated to start work...
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Video: Krispy Kreme fans brave the cold for Auburn opening

AUBURN — Have you ever wanted free doughnuts enough to wait in line ... overnight ... during a Maine winter? Josh Fogg of Turner has....

Bids out next week for Paris courthouse construction

PARIS — Bids for the $14 million Oxford County courthouse expansion and renovation will go out next week, according to county Administrator Scott Cole. The...

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Wilton driver sentenced for eluding deputy

FARMINGTON — A Wilton man was sentenced Jan. 9 to serve 30 days of a one-year sentence for eluding police in Chesterville last July. Theodore...

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Money issues brought to Peru selectmen

PERU — Town Clerk Vera Parent issued a reminder at Monday night's selectmen meeting that the second half of property taxes is due Feb. 9. She...

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