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Wiscasset, Maine is located in Lincoln County. Zip codes in Wiscasset, ME include 04578. The median home price in Wiscasset is $190,000 which is roughly $170/per square foot. More Wiscasset information.

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7 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Defendant in Boothbay robbery jailed again

A defendant in a Boothbay robbery case will remain in jail until his trial, following his third arrest in six months for alcohol-related bail violations.

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7 hrs ago | Lincoln County News

Boothbay Robbery Defendant Arrested Again, Will Remain Jailed Until Trial

J.W. Oliver A defendant in a Boothbay robbery case will remain in jail until his trial after his third arrest in six months for alcohol-related bail violations.

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15 hrs ago | Sun Journal

Video preview: Wings Over Wiscasset - In Sunday's Sun Journal

This upcoming two-day event in Wiscasset will give the public a chance to get up close to some of the classic aircraft that fought in and helped win World War II, and to honor the men and women who risked and sacrificed their lives for freedom.

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16 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Owls Head solar energy company, supported by state funds, files for bankruptcy

The Owls Head-based solar technology company Ascendant Energy has filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, seeking to eliminate more than $780,000 in debt including grants and loans from the Maine Technology Institute and investment from the Wiscasset-based Coastal Enterprises Inc. The company had received nearly $1 million in loans or grants through the ... (more)

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Bangor Daily News

My previous column on misused words struck a chord

Grammarians take heart: Stewards of the language are vigilant in Maine. A few of them even said my little July 18 rant about four misused words gave them courage to be more vocal in defending correct English.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

Lincoln County News

Fundraiser for 2-Year-Old Burn Victim

A benefit organ recital given by organist Mitch Boucher at the Damariscotta Baptist Church Sunday, July 27 marked the first fundraising event to assist burn victim Charlotte Ramsdell, who is 2 years old.

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Herald Gazette

Waldoboro Police blotter

Waldoboro police officers responded to 164 calls for service between July 21 and 28. Below are a few of the highlights: Spear investigated a report of criminal mischief to a vehicle's front and rear doors.

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Capital Weekly

Party like a pirate at Coastal Children's Museum

Capt. Sassy Sally Shaw, a.k.a. Sally Lobkowicz, will share her saucy sailor ways as children will be immersed in all things pirate.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Bristol man accused of biting, threatening neighbor with gun

A Bristol man faces threatening and terrorizing charges after allegedly biting a neighbor on the cheek and then holding a handgun to his head and threatening to kill him.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Northern Lights Gallery presents R. Keith Rendall

Northern Lights Gallery in Belfast is pleased to represent the outstanding fine art of R. Keith Rendall.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Herald Gazette

Bowie grabs emotional Late Model victory at Wiscasset

Wiscasset Speedway underwent a makeover last week. The back stretch wall was pushed back, making a bit more room in the area at the oval.

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Lincoln County News

Selectmen Narrowly Approve Wiscasset Airport Master Plan

After nearly two and half hours of public discussion, the Wiscasset Board of Selectmen approved an airport master plan with a 3-2 vote, during a special board meeting July 22. Selectmen Ben Rines and William Barnes voted in opposition.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Brake failure causes three-vehicle crash on Route 1 in Wiscasset

The brakes of a Chevrolet Cavalier failed Monday afternoon on Main Street, triggering a three-car crash and adding to heavy traffic on a busy section of Route 1. At about 3 p.m. Monday, an older model Cavalier driven by 81-year-old Ann Sparks of Wiscasset was headed east on Main Street when it struck a Kia sport utility vehicle that was stopped in ... (more)

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Belfast man pleads guilty to August 2013 slaying of Belfast woman

The former tax examiner accused of killing a well-loved Belfast woman last summer pleaded guilty to murder Monday morning and will spend 50 years in prison, according to a deal worked out with state prosecutors and his defense attorney.

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The Harbor Times Soup

Nature looms large at Northern Lights

"Of Our Bays and Estuaries: Large Scale Woodcut, Intaglio and Relief Prints by R. Keith Rendall" will open with a 5 to 8 p.m. Final Friday Art Walk reception July 25 at Northern Lights Gallery, 33 Main St. The show is the third in a summer series of nature-inspired fine art exhibitions curated by Karen Miles.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Capital Weekly

Red Cloak haunted history tours expand to Rockland, Hallowell

The lantern lit walking tours, led by the mysterious Lady in the Red Cloak, explore ghosts and history, spirits and mystery.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Lincoln County News

Wiscasset Selectmen Appoint Town Manager

The Wiscasset Board of Selectmen appointed a new town manager July 16. Marian Anderson, of Boothbay, has accepted at three-year contract with the town.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Mass Transit

ME: Excursion Train on Maine's Midcoast Goes in Different Direction

The railroad's Rockland-to-Brunswick excursion train is now connecting for the first time with Amtrak's Downeaster in Brunswick, and the railroad has launched a second train using Wiscasset as its hub.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Herald Gazette

Turner, Hayes among winners at Wiscasset Speedway

Mainely Motorsports Fan Appreciation Night was held Saturday, July 12 at Wiscasset Speedway.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Herald Gazette

Prolific author Virginia Wright Book Signing(s) at Beyond the Sea...

Prolific author Virginia Wright Book Signing at Beyond the Sea Book Festival at Lincolnville Beach, Friday July 25th, 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The three day long Beyond the Sea Book Festival at Lincolnville Beach kicks off with prolific author Virginia Wright book signing on Friday, July 25th, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Ultimate Acadia is the essential ... (more)

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