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    December 4, 2018

    Solemn public pays tribute to Bush before dawn in Rotunda

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation’s capital embraced George H.W. Bush in death with solemn ceremony and high tributes to his service and decency, as the remains of the 41st president took their place in the Capitol Rotunda for three days of mourning and praise by the political elite and everyday citizens alike. Even before sunrise […]

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    December 4, 2018

    Gertrude Whitman

    NORWAY – Gertrude Whitman, 92, of Norway, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 2, at Stephens Memorial Hospital. She was born in Bethel on Aug. 16, 1926, the daughter of Carroll M. and Leona Marston Curtis. She graduated from Paris High School in 1944 and married Oiva E. Whitman on Oct. 6, 1944.   She had […]

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    December 4, 2018

    David S. Audet

    AUBURN – David S. Audet, 57, of Auburn and formerly of Poland, died on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, at the Clover Manor in Auburn, following a long illness. Born in Lewiston on Nov. 14, 1961, he was the son of Robert and Laura Libbe Audet. David was educated in local schools and was a graduate […]

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    December 4, 2018

    Sarah West Toothaker

    SABATTUS – Sarah West Toothaker, 87, of Sabattus, died on Nov. 30, 2018, at Marshwood Nursing Home in Lewiston. She was born on Sept. 25, 1931, to parents, Nathanial and Kathleen West. Sarah was a member of the Sabattus Community Baptist Church, and enjoyed crafts, cooking, yard sale shopping, spending time with family and friends. […]

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    December 4, 2018

    Therese Muriell Cote (Duchette)

    LEWISTON – Therese Muriell Cote (Duchette), 88, died on Dec. 1, 2018, in Lewiston. She passed gracefully with her loving family at her side after a prolonged illness. Therese was born in Lewiston, on Jan. 6, 1930, and raised as a devout Catholic. She enjoyed reading, sewing, gardening, and playing with her cat. Most of […]

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    December 4, 2018

    Geneva Rosemary Anderson

    AUGUSTA – Geneva Rosemary Anderson, 91, a resident of Gardiner died on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018 at Maine General Hospital.  She was born on May 10, 1927 in Fayette, the daughter of Adelbert and Laura (Norton) Smith. Geneva attended schools in Fayette and Monmouth.  She worked as a stitcher at Koss Shoe in Auburn.  On Dec. 23, […]

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    December 4, 2018

    Leeds man charged with theft and OUI after police chase on turnpike

    A Leeds man was arrested Monday evening after a theft was reported in Leeds and a police chase on the Maine Turnpike. Alfred Bellanceau was charged with operating under the influence, two counts of operating after licensed revoked, theft by unauthorized taking, driving to endanger, leaving the scene of an accident and refusing to sign a criminal […]

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    December 4, 2018

    FBI investigates hack of National Republican Congressional Campaign Committee

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Republican Congressional Campaign Committee says it was hit with a “cyber intrusion” during the 2018 midterm campaign and the breach has been reported to the FBI. Committee spokesman Ian Prior says Tuesday that the intrusion was by an “unknown entity,” but an internal investigation also has been launched. The statement […]

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    December 4, 2018

    Brunswick's Fat Boy drive-in for sale for $1.15 million

    BRUNSWICK — One of the remaining drive-in burger joints in America is up for sale. Fat Boy, which has been dishing up burgers, fries and lobster rolls since the mid-1950s in Brunswick, appears to be on the market. Fat Boy announced on Facebook it was closing after Labor Day, but indicated it was only closing […]

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    December 4, 2018

    Maine Turnpike Exit 75 closures scheduled for Wednesday night

    AUBURN — The Maine Department of Transportation announces intermittent closures  scheduled Wednesday evening at the on and off ramps to the Maine Turnpike. From 6 to 10 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, crews will be installing equipment over the southbound on and off ramps at Exit 75. Each lane closure is expected to last about 20 […]

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