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25 Jan Breaking from WCME News 9: Body Found in Thomaston

The discovery of a badly decomposed body--believed to be that of a man--in a wooded area off Route 1 behind Dunkin Donuts in Thomaston--not far from the Rockland city line. State police are now reviewing missing persons reports to assist them in the identification process,...

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22 Jan Breaking from WCME News 9: Two Dead in Woolwich

In Woolwich, the collision of three sport utility vehicles on Route 1 near "A Taste of Maine" restaurant, and an older Woolwich couple is dead in the aftermath. The chain of events began with a northbound Chevrolet Tahoe veering into the southbound lane and colliding with...

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02 Jan First on WCME: Standoff in Phippsburg

First on WCME: In Phippsburg, a man is in custody after a standoff with Sagadahoc County sheriff's deputies and Bath police lasting over seven hours and not ending until early this morning. 54-year-old Ruben Foster is charged with two felony counts of criminal threatening with a...

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17 Dec From WCME News 9: Eichman Indicted On 16 Counts

The former leader of Midcoast Youth Theater based in Topsham has been indicted by a Sagadahoc County Grand Jury on 16 counts relating to unlawful sexual contact with children. 56-year-old Henry Eichman of Topsham was arrested in September. He is said to have hosted pool parties...

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17 Dec From WCME News 9: Armed Robbery in Brunswick

A Friday evening armed robbery at the Big Apple convenience store on Pleasant Street in Brunswick, and police have arrested two suspects. The investigation began after police received a call from a clerk saying she had been robbed by a white female with a handgun....

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21 Nov Sentence Is Passed In Bath Shooting Death

From WCME News 9: Emotional moments today at the courthouse in West Bath, where 24-year-old Dylan Grubbs of Thomaston was sentenced to five years in prison--with half of the time--or two and a half years suspended. The sentence followed a plea of guilty from Grubbs, who had...

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20 Nov Mike Violette’s Football Call Of A Lifetime

WCME's Mike Violette, with the assistance of Winthrop-Monmouth assistant football coach Jarod Richmond, gave us the call of a lifetime on Saturday evening in the final seconds of the Class D championship football game, when MCI's Eli Bussell botched a snap for a game-winning field...

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29 Oct Donald Trump in Lisbon

[audio mp3="http://www.radio9wcme.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Trump1-1.mp3"][/audio] [audio wav="http://www.radio9wcme.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Trump2.wav"][/audio] Jim Bleikamp's coverage of Trump's rally at the gym of Open Door Christian Academy in Lisbon.  ...

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26 Oct From WCME News 9: Trump Is Headed This Way

Donald Trump is headed to the Midcoast--with a rally set for the Open Door Christian Academy gym in Lisbon at 4 Friday afternoon. Although it will be Trump's first visit to the Midcoast, this will be his fifth visit to Maine so far in the campaign,...

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