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Lewiston, Maine is located in Androscoggin County. Zip codes in Lewiston, ME include 04243, 04240, and 04241. The median home price in Lewiston is $134,900. More Lewiston information.

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Car catches fire on Turnpike in Lewiston

A car fire in the northbound lanes of the Maine Turnpike is being put out at mile marker 81, according to the Maine Department of Transportation.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

WMTW-TV Auburn

More fallout in Massachusetts balloon crash

The pilot will not be allowed to participate in the Great Falls Balloon Festival in Lewiston after organizers rescinded their invite.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Sun Journal

Video: Dixfield-based balloon crashes into Massachusetts power line

A hot air balloon owned by a Maine company crashed into power lines in a Massachusetts neighborhood, injuring five people on board.

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Sun Journal

Maine's first virtual school to hold informational in Lewiston next month

Maine Connections Academy, a virtual charter school for students in grades seven through 12, is holding several informational workshops this month and next for Maine parents and students interested in a nontraditional middle school and high school environment.

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Bangor Daily News

Jamie Lynn Miller - Russell Warren Broad

Edward Miller of Lewiston and Gaynor Whitney of Frankfort have announced the engagement of their daughter Jamie Lynn Miller to Russell Warren Broad.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Maine prisoner on month-long hunger strike to protest living conditions

A Maine State Prison inmate has been on a hunger strike for one month while protesting his living conditions there, according to prisoner advocates.

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Bangor Daily News

Should Maine invite more refugees?

As Maine confronts a future with fewer residents and, therefore, dwindling economic prospects, there is one small but regular source of new arrivals.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

DAV Magazine

Women Veterans Tell Inspiring Stories

Through an ongoing collaboration with DAV, the cable network INSP has begun broadcasting a series of video productions highlighting veterans and their inspiring stories.

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Frontpage The Cabinet Press, Inc.

Bedford woman receives NESCAC academic honors

Heather Monty, of Bedford, a member of the women's rowing team at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, received New England Small College Athletic Conference All-Academic distinction for the spring 2014 season.

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Sun Journal

Former police officer Karen Nightingale dies of motorcycle accident injuries

Karen Nightingale's husband, Jared, tells the Kennebec Journal his wife died Tuesday at Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston .

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Patch.com

ChattComm Wants Feedback On National Accreditation

Staff Report The Chattahoochee River 9-1-1 Authority is seeking accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. , Communications Accreditation.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Sun Journal

New chaplain assigned to Auburn, Lewiston parishes

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Portland announced The Rev. Paul G. Murray will serve as residential care chaplain in the parishes of Immaculate Heart of Mary in Auburn and Prince of Peace in Lewiston starting Aug. 8. As the full-time residential care chaplain of these areas, Murray will serve the senior residential care institutions and provide ... (more)

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

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Turner father and daughter stay close in Afghanistan [Sun Journal, Lewiston, Maine :: ]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) July 13--For precious moments Kimberly Buzzell forgets the heat, the long work days and her war zone's vast distance from her home in Turner, Maine.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Twin City Times

Enough is Enough: There are now two visions of the American Dream

I came to Lewiston 37 years ago. At that time, the major area employers-the mills-were shutting down and moving south.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Lewiston's Public Theatre named 'Best Theatre in Maine'

For the second year in a row, thousands of people throughout the state of Maine have voted The Public Theatre in Lewiston to be the "Best Theatre in Maine" in the Down East Magazine readers' poll.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Bangor Daily News

State Education Board welcomes new leadership

The Maine State Board of Education has new leadership, having elected Peter E. Geiger as chair and Martha J. Harris as vice-chair.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

SeacoastOnline

York board to consider legalization of marijuana

The Board of Selectmen is scheduled today to consider and potentially take action on a petition submitted requesting the legalization of marijuana in York.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

Bangor Daily News

22nd annual Great Falls Balloon Festival

Friday, Aug. 15, 2014 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 17, 2014 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The Great Falls Balloon Festival is hosting its 22nd annual celebration August 15-17, 2014, in Lewiston/Auburn, Maine, with a pirate-themed weekend called "Swashbucklin' in the Sky".

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Herald Gazette

New England's Growing Network Saves 50,000 Lives

During the 2014 New England Annual Conference Imagine No Malaria activities raised over $20,000, saving 2,000 more lives! In addition, individuals and churches committed to keep saving lives and set goals for the coming year.

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Sun Journal

Lewiston, Auburn move Friday's Liberty Festival to Sunday

The 18th annual Liberty Festival, including a scheduled fireworks display above Lewiston and Auburn, has been postponed until Sunday night.

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Androscoggin County was issued at July 23 at 6:59PM EDT

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