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  1. LCSO Responds to Death in BristolRead the original story

    Wednesday | Lincoln County News

    Officials from the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office concluded their investigation into the death of an 80-year-old man in Bristol Thursday, Aug. 27. Police and emergency medical technicians responded to Sunset Drive Loop in Pemaquid Thursday evening after the man reportedly fell on the rocks. According to LCSO Lt.

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  2. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Lincoln County News

    ... from the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office concluded their investigation into the death of an 80-year-old man in Bristol Thursday, Aug. 27. Wednesday, September 2, 2015 Damariscotta resident Al Trescot has published his third book of photography ...

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  3. Bristol Planning Board Denies Kayak Shop's ApplicationRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Lincoln County News

    The Bristol Planning Board denied an application by Maine Kayak to continue to operate a kayak rental site at Ellingwood Park at its meeting Thursday, Aug. 20. Chairwoman Andrea Cox made the motion, stating the application did not meet the criteria for a permit outlined in the Bristol shoreland zoning ordinance, which prohibits commercial structures and uses in residential districts. Furthermore, Cox said the usage Maine Kayak asked for was not a "functionally water-dependent usage."

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  4. Bristol to Lower Water Level, Inspect DamRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Lincoln County News

    The town of Bristol, with assistance from engineering firm Wright-Pierce, will inspect and complete a structural analysis of the Bristol Mills Dam in early September. The Bristol Mills Dam impounds the Pemaquid River below Biscay Pond and the greater Pemaquid chain of lakes.

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  5. South Bristol Dam Repairs CompleteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Lincoln County News

    ... with the goal of preserving the pond. Damariscotta's Sprague Excavation started work Tuesday morning, Aug. 25. South Bristol Selectmen Ken Lincoln and Chester Rice assisted with the project. Rice expected to complete work in the afternoon. The ...

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  6. Bristol Mills Man Receives Firefighter of the Year AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Lincoln County News

    Lincoln County Fire Chiefs Association Vice President Walter Morris presents the Firefighter of the Year Award to Allen Spinney during the association's annual meeting and lobster bake at the South Bristol Fire Department Aug. 19. Lincoln County's Firefighter of the Year is a young but accomplished Bristol Mills man who represents the kind of firefighter local departments need more of, according to Bristol's fire chief.

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  7. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Lincoln County News

    Amy Jo Thorpe, 52, of Port Charlotte, Fla. and South Bristol, passed away peacefully Aug. 7 after a long illness at Kindred Hospital in Tampa, Fla.

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  8. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Lincoln County News

    ... into an educational movement that uses the natural world as its classroom. Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Olde Bristol Days marked its 63rd year with a mix of traditional favorites and new attractions at the weekend celebration Aug. 15 and 16. ...

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  9. the End is NearRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 16 | Lincoln County News

    ... For reasons that have nothing to do with the actual event, up to this year, we have had mixed feelings about Olde Bristol Days, Bristol's annual community celebration. If you have never been we encourage you to go. Colonial Pemaquid is jam-packed ...

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  10. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Lincoln County News

    River Mist Kayaks in Bristol Mills rents sit-on or sit-in kayaks, paddleboards, and tandem kayaks for use on the Pemaquid River - a launch site is just across the street from River Mist Kayaks - or at one of the local ponds.

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  11. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Lincoln County News

    River Mist Kayaks in Bristol Mills rents sit-on or sit-in kayaks, paddleboards, and tandem kayaks for use on the Pemaquid River - a launch site is just across the street from River Mist Kayaks - or at one of the local ponds.

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  12. the End is NearRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Lincoln County News

    ... For reasons that have nothing to do with the actual event, up to this year, we have had mixed feelings about Olde Bristol Days, Bristol's annual community celebration. If you have never been we encourage you to go. Colonial Pemaquid is jam-packed ...

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  13. Police/SheriffRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    A 17-year-old male juvenile from Bristol faces aggravated assault and reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon charges for allegedly running over a Damariscotta man in Damariscotta Thursday night, July 23. Thursday, July 30, 2015 The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency arrested a Damariscotta woman Wednesday, July 29 for allegedly attempting to mail oxycodone and Percocet to someone out of state. Thursday, July 30, 2015 Waldoboro officers responded to 207 calls for service in this time period.

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  14. Police/SheriffRead the original story

    Jul 27, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    A 17-year-old male juvenile from Bristol faces aggravated assault and reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon charges for allegedly running over a Damariscotta man in Damariscotta Thursday night, July 23. Thursday, July 30, 2015 The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency arrested a Damariscotta woman Wednesday, July 29 for allegedly attempting to mail oxycodone and Percocet to someone out of state. Thursday, July 30, 2015 Waldoboro officers responded to 207 calls for service in this time period.

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  15. Engagements, Weddings, & BirthsRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    Courtney and Michael Fossett, of Walpole, are pleased to announce the arrival of a baby boy, Oscar Richard Fossett. Wednesday, July 29, 2015 Hannah and Adam Harter-Ives, of Bristol, are pleased to announce the arrival of a baby boy, Soren Carroll Harter-Ives.

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  16. Juvenile Arrested for Allegedly Running Over Man in DamariscottaRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    A 17-year-old male juvenile from Bristol faces aggravated assault and reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon charges for allegedly running over a Damariscotta man in Damariscotta Thursday night, July 23. The juvenile was driving a Mini Cooper through Damariscotta's back parking lot when he saw Jonathan W. Snell, 22, of Damariscotta, who motioned for the juvenile to call him, according to Damariscotta Police Officer Kyle Sylvester. The juvenile made a circuit of the parking lot, returned to Snell's location, and stopped, according to Sylvester.

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  17. Bristol teen accused of running over Damariscotta manRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    A Bristol teen faces charges of aggravated assault and reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon after allegedly running over a man in Damariscotta on Thursday night. The 17-year-old was driving a Mini Cooper through Damariscotta's back parking lot when he saw Jonathan W. Snell, 22, of Damariscotta, who motioned for the teen to call him, according to Damariscotta police Officer Kyle Sylvester.

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  18. Two Injured in South Bristol CrashRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    Ambulance, fire, and law enforcement personnel respond to an accident near the intersection of Route 129 and Prentiss Cove Road in the Walpole area of South Bristol Wednesday, July 29. The drivers were transported by ambulance to the Miles Campus of LincolnHealth with non-life-threatening injuries. A Damariscotta woman and a Pemaquid woman were transported to LincolnHealth - Miles Campus with non-life-threatening injuries after a crash on Route 129 in South Bristol Wednesday afternoon, July 29. Elizabeth N. Noyes, 81, of Damariscotta, was driving a 2007 Austin Cooper north on Route 129 in the Walpole area of South Bristol at about 12:33 p.m., according to Lincoln County Sheriff's Office Lt.

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  19. Route 129 in South Bristol ClosedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    Ambulance, fire, and law enforcement personnel respond to an accident near the intersection of Route 129 and Prentiss Cove Road in the Walpole area of South Bristol Wednesday, July 29. Route 129 in South Bristol is currently closed to through traffic as the result of a car accident at the intersection of Route 129 and Prentice Cove Road. At least two vehicles are involved in the accident, according to an observer on scene.

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  20. Newcastle, MERead the original story

    Jul 20, 2015 | Lincoln County News

    A Chevrolet pickup truck traveling south on Route 27 swerved to avoid hitting an animal and instead hit a utility pole and a house shortly after 5 p.m., Tuesday, July 28. Tuesday, July 28, 2015 A rear-end accident on Route 127 in Dresden caused a truck to flip onto its side and sent the driver to the hospital shortly before 9:30 a.m. Thursday July 23. Thursday, July 23, 2015 South Bristol dedicated a new monument to its veterans with help from Maine's first lady and state legislators at the town office Friday, July 17. Wednesday, July 22, 2015 Pemaquid Point's Bradley Inn restaurant has reinvented itself with an updated menu, a redesigned bar and dining room, and a more comfortable, less formal atmosphere.

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