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Unidentified body pulled from Kennebec River in Waterville
WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) - Maine State Police detectives and local police are investigating after an unidentified body was pulled from the Kennebec River in Waterville. Authorities say the body was found floating in the river near the Lockwood Dam at Ticonic Falls around 8:15 a.m. Tuesday. Waterville firefighters recovered the ...
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Maine town OKs moratorium on recreational pot businesses
LITCHFIELD, Maine (AP) - A Maine town has passed a 180-day moratorium on the establishment of recreational marijuana businesses days after smoking marijuana became legal in the state. The Kennebec Journal reports ( ) that Litchfield voters approved the moratorium on Wednesday. Voters in the state decided to legalize marijuana ...
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Details on killing of parents to remain sealed
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A 17-year-old Maine boy charged with murdering his parents could face 25 years to life in prison on each count if prosecutors succeed in charging him as an adult. The Kennebec Journal reports ( that a judge has ordered that the details of the double slaying ...
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Ex-inmate sues jail, staff alleging sexual, physical assault
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A former Augusta jail inmate is suing the jail, its health care providers, the sheriff, and others saying she was sexually and physically assaulted by a nurse and multiple staff members. The Kennebec Journal reports ( ) an attorney for the inmate filed the lawsuit last ...
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Heating prices in Maine settle after weeks of fluctuation
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - The Maine Governor's Energy Office says heating prices have settled in the state in recent weeks. The office says the average price for heating oil fell a penny over the past week to $2.02 per gallon. Kerosene prices also fell 1 cent to $2.53 and propane ...
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Pedestrian struck, killed on I-20

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