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28 Aug Two Crashes in Durham

Two motor vehicle crashes, resulting in serious injuries, are under investigation in Durham after a busy Saturday evening for Androscoggin County sheriff's deputies. A car driven by 26-year-old Hailey Bouchard of Brunswick went out of control and off Rabbit Road near Hallowell Road. The woman was...

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28 Aug A Non-Repentant LePage On The Midcoast

Radio 9 WCME was the only news organization on hand when Governor LePage rolled into Richmond Saturday afternoon at the end of a volatile week--for an appearance at a fundraiser held by Republican state senate candidate Guy Lebida. The governor wouldn't comment directly on widespread conclusions...

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26 Aug The R-Rated Remarks of Governor LePage

Here are the actual words spoken by Governor LePage in a voicemail message to Democratic state representative Drew Gattine. A television reporter had told LePage that Gattine had called LePage a racist--which Gattine denies doing. This latest controversy follows remarks Wednesday night in North Berwick, where...

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09 Aug Breaking on WCME

Maine Republican senator Susan Collins, in a Washington Post op-ed, says she won't be supporting Donald Trump. By Susan Collins The writer, a Republican, represents Maine in the Senate.  I will not be voting for Donald Trump for president. This is not a decision I make lightly, for...

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08 Aug Breaking: Topsham Cop Injured

From WCME News 9: There were thankfully no serious injuries, but Lucas Shirland, one of Topsham's newest police officers, was treated and released from a hospital after his cruiser was struck by a drunk driver on Interstate 295. Shirland was responding to a report about the...

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13 Jul From WCME News 9–Power Restored!

It lasted for less than an hour late but this morning but 7600 Midcoast customers of Central Maine Power lost their electricity when a dump truck made contact with a transmission line on Church Road in Brunswick. Most of the outages were in Brunswick and...

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