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  1. Lisbon police arrest Lewiston man on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2015 | Sun Journal

    Assama-VI Koumou-Nete, aka David Koumou-Nete, 29 of Lewiston was charged with trafficking in Scheduled "W" Drugs - Cocaine, according a news statement from Bill Tapley of the Lisbon Police Department. Tapley wrote the arrest was part of a several month investigation into complaints of drug activity from citizens in the park.

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  2. Brunswick, Topsham fire boats rescue kayakers on Androscoggin River islandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Sun Journal

    Brunswick and Topsham firefighters rescued three local kayakers from an island in the Androscoggin River on Monday afternoon after their kayaks overturned. The kayakers from Brunswick and Lisbon were in a single kayak and a tandem kayak downstream from the hydroelectric dam at Fort Andross owned by Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners, Brunswick Fire Chief Ken Brillant said Wednesday.

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  3. Maine budget in full stall as lawmakers grapple for compromiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Sun Journal

    For the second day in a row, state lawmakers failed to break a budget stalemate that has State House Republicans split into two camps, with the House Republican minority and Gov. Paul LePage locked in an increasingly heated dispute with Senate Republicans. On Thursday, LePage again turned up the heat by going public about his displeasure with the state Senate's Republican majority leadership.

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  4. Maine Legislature: State budget in full stall as lawmakers grapple for compromiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2015 | Sun Journal

    For the second day in a row, state lawmakers failed to break a budget stalemate that has State House Republicans split into two camps, with the House Republican minority and Gov. Paul LePage locked in an increasingly heated dispute with Senate Republicans. Maine Gov. Paul LePage speaks to reporters during a news conference at the governor's mansion, the Blaine House, in Augusta on May 29. On Thursday, LePage again turned up the heat by going public about his displeasure with the state Senate's Republican majority leadership.

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  5. Legislature's budget committee rejects LePage tax planRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Sun Journal

    At the same time Gov. Paul LePage was promising Lisbon residents he would take his campaign to end Maine's income tax to the people in a statewide ballot vote, lawmakers at the State House voted against his tax and budget proposals. Tuesday evening, the Legislature's budget-writing Appropriations Committee nixed an income tax cut proposed by LePage that would have cut Maine's corporate tax rate by $118 million.

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  6. LePage to hold town hall meeting on budget Tuesday in LisbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Sun Journal

    As the battle over the state budget heats up in the Maine Legislature, Gov. Paul LePage is heading to Lisbon to discuss his tax overhaul plan. The Republican governor will hold a town hall meeting at the Open Door Baptist Church auditorium at 26 Gartley Street at 6 p.m. LePage has been traveling the state to tout his ambitious plan to raise and expand the sales tax to pay for a massive income tax cut.

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  7. By 1 vote, Maine Senate OKs bill requiring photo ID to voteRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Sun Journal

    By a single vote, the Maine Senate approved a bill Wednesday that would require voters to produce a photographic identification at the polls when voting. The 18-17 vote followed a lively floor debate where Republican supporters of the bill argued protecting the integrity of the state's voting system was their primary objective.

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  8. Lisbon, Dixfield legislators co-sponsor religious freedom billRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Sun Journal

    Just a housekeeping note: Sen. David Burns' "Act to Enact the Preservation of Religious Freedom Act" has been printed and given an LD number - 1340. The text of the bill is the same as I reported last week.

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  9. Lisbon man arrested in connection with Freeport prostitution stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2015 | Sun Journal

    Five men were arrested Tuesday and charged with engaging a prostitute following an investigation conducted by Freeport police and other law enforcement agencies. Police arrested Kenneth Fairbanks, 56, of Lisbon Falls;John Driscoll, 65, of Falmouth; Jerry Hardy, 49, of Topsham; Joseph Lacroix, 28, of Topsham; and Hoang Nguyen, 33, of Portland, according to a release.

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  10. Lewiston man crashes into gully, crawls bleeding to roadsideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Sun Journal

    Police say a Lewiston man spent about three hours trapped in a gully after crashing his car, eventually crawling injured and bleeding to the roadside where he was spotted by an off-duty officer. Sgt. Robert Ramsay says 27-year-old Sadak Kariye was driving on Route 196 early Sunday morning when he crashed.

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  11. Regional Cheerleading Championships: Lewiston does it again; Dirigo delivers first titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Sun Journal

    Barry Campbell of Dirigo High School competes during the regional cheerleading competition in Augusta on Monday. The Cougars won the Class C West title.

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  12. Regional Cheerleading Championships: Dirigo rules Class C WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Sun Journal

    Two past regional runner-up finishes. Fifth place, good enough to qualify for the state meet, with much of its current team learning on the fly a year ago.

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