Cumberland County Newswire

Cumberland County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Cumberland County, ME.

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  1. Gorham Savings Bank Welcomes Tournament Back to MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... partner for the 2017 tournament is Gorham Savings Bank, the only remaining Maine bank headquartered in Cumberland County. Gorham Savings serves businesses and residents who prefer to keep their accounts, loans, and other financial products managed ...

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  2. Cooking for crowds safely with UMaine ExtensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Volunteer cooks will have four opportunities in March and April to learn how to safely prepare food for large numbers of people. University of Maine Cooperative Extension in Cumberland County will present the Cooking for Crowds - Food Safety Training for Volunteer Cooks workshop The workshop offers up-to-date information about safely preparing, handling, transporting, serving and storing food at soup kitchens, church suppers, food pantries and community fundraisers.

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  3. CMP continues to chip away at southern Maine power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Central Maine Power crews have continued to repair damage from the snowstorm that passed over the state Wednesday night and Thursday morning . The storm hit hardest in southern Maine and Down East.

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  4. Norwegian tourist who threatened to kill Portland police officers gets 15 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Bangor Daily News

    ... investigation - and found no bombs, Portland Police Chief Michael Sauschuck said at the time. The nearby Cumberland County Courthouse also was closed later in the day when police learned the suspect may have been nearby. In sentencing Brungodt, U.S. ...

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  5. Man indicted on manslaughter charge connected to Windham hit-and-run deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Bangor Daily News

    A Scarborough man, who Windham police say was drunk when he hit a bicyclist in November and then took off in his vehicle only to crash a mile down the road, has been indicted by the Cumberland County grand jury on manslaughter and three other felony charges. Devin Brown, 33, was indicted Thursday on charges of manslaughter, aggravated criminal operating under the influence of intoxicants, aggravated assault and leaving the scene of an accident involving serious bodily injury or death.

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  6. Northeast digs out from storm; Maine town gets 30 inches of snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Columbian

    ... said high winds took down a tree branch that crashed through a driver's windshield and led to his death. Cumberland County Coroner Charley Hall said Shannon Lee Martin, 22, of Loysville died early Monday after going into cardiac arrest at a hospital ...

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  7. Truro digs out and prepares for the next one - not quite White JuanRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Truro Daily News

    ... from this last storm for Truro but Talbot says the Halifax airport received 50 cm of snow, Nappan in Cumberland County had 31, and Cape George in Antigonish County received 45 cm. Other parts of Halifax County received close to 60 cm and the biggest ...

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  8. Power remains out for around 2,000 MainersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Bangor Daily News

    The two-day blizzard that dumped an incredible amount of snow on the state Sunday and Monday resulted in only a few power outages, but that number grew overnight to nearly 2,000. Emera Maine reported 1,806 without power as of 6 a.m. Tuesday in the Ashville, Gouldsboro and Winter Harbor area, with others scattered around the state.

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  9. Storm shuts down most of Nova Scotia for 2nd dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | CBC News

    ... diminish early this afternoon. Temperatures will stay at about -4 C. Blizzard warnings remain in effect in Cumberland County and the Cobequid Pass as the storm continues to track east. Wind speeds of up to 80 kilometres will result in frequent ...

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  10. Snow piles up in NortheastRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Columbian

    ... high winds took down a tree branch that crashed through a driver's windshield and led to the man's death. Cumberland County Coroner Charley Hall said Shannon Lee Martin, 22, died early Monday after going into cardiac arrest at a hospital outside ...

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  11. New winter storm wallops the NortheastRead the original story

    Monday Feb 13 | Texarkana Gazette

    ... took down a tree branch that crashed through a driver's windshield and led to the man's death. Wind also Cumberland County Coroner Charley Hall said Shannon Lee Martin, 22, died early Monday after going into cardiac arrest at a hospital outside ...

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  12. The Latest: Maine town gets 30 inches of snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... says high winds took down a tree branch that crashed through a driver's windshield and led to his death. Cumberland County Coroner Charley Hall said 22-year-old Shannon Lee Martin of Loysville died early Monday after going into cardiac arrest at a ...

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  13. 'Powder Day' declared as blizzard blasts New England, public urged to stay off roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Japan Times

    ... high winds took down a tree branch that crashed through a driver's windshield and led to the man's death. Cumberland County Coroner Charley Hall said 22-year-old Shannon Lee Martin died early Monday after going into cardiac arrest at a hospital ...

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  14. The Latest: Winter storm blamed on Pennsylvania man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | WWSB

    A coroner says high winds took down a tree branch that crashed through a driver's windshield and led to his death. Cumberland County Coroner Charley Hall said 22-year-old Shannon Lee Martin of Loysville died early Monday after going into cardiac arrest at a hospital outside Harrisburg.

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  15. New report lays out why so many Mainers go hungryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Bangor Daily News

    ... - The three most populous counties have the largest numbers of Mainers facing food insecurity: 40,330 in Cumberland County, 27,590 in York County and 25,280 in Penobscot County. Loss of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits and low ...

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  16. Here's how much snow your area of Nova Scotia can expect tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | CBC News

    Kalin Mitchell is the meteorologist on CBC News Nova Scotia, CBC News New Brunswick and CBC News Atlantic Tonight. He can also be heard on various afternoon CBC Radio shows giving up-to-the-minute weather forecasts.

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  17. Most of Nova Scotia under winter storm warningRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | CBC News

    ... higher amounts of 25 to 40 centimetres in Yarmouth through Digby, the Annapolis Valley, Hants County, Cumberland County and Colchester County. Peak gusts of 70 to 90 km/h will be experienced on the Atlantic coastlines of the province with inland ...

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  18. Three arrested after Brunswick resident finds two men in homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    Three midcoast men were arrested early Wednesday morning after police allegedly spotted them fleeing from a Brunswick home, where the resident had just reported a burglary. Casey James McEnery, 24, of Durham and Damian Everett Grubb, 18, of Topsham remained in Cumberland County Jail later Wednesday morning, held on charges of Class B felony burglary and refusing to submit, Brunswick police Cmdr.

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  19. Pugwash water project being expandedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Amherst Daily News

    Cumberland municipal council has agreed to extend its $14.9-million water project to include approximately 60 more properties, including Pugwash Point and a section of the Gulf Shore Road. "It seems like a no-brainer," Cumberland County Warden Allison Gillis said Tuesday.

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  20. School chief who blamed attack on Trump doubles downRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 6 | Connecticut Post

    ... Hoffman displayed a screwdriver in a threatening manner during the encounter. Hoffman was being held at Cumberland County Jail on Monday. He faces charges including interfering with constitutional and civil rights while committing assault, and his ...

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