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Newbegin remembered as ‘selfless community leader’

Standish Town Councilor Wayne Newbegin, 75, died May 14 from lung cancer.

Memorial Day ceremony to feature Vietnam vets

American Legion Field-Allen Post 148 and Gov. Paul LePage will honor 40 local Vietnam War veterans at an afternoon open house on Memorial Day in Windham.

Monday Meal receives boost from a big donation

The Monday Meal free supper, hosted on a revolving basis by four churches in Windham and Standish, has been rescued for now by a donation from the Faith Lutheran Church in Windham.

Raymond tries new economic strategy

Raymond town officials are set to take the first steps toward developing a formal economic development strategy, now that an effort to convert a warehouse on Route 302 into a business incubator is con

​Windham taps Brooks for Rec job

Linda Brooks, the longtime director of the Standish Parks and Recreation Department, will take the same position in Windham starting in mid-June.

Fishermen balk at state’s Crooked River weir plan

A state plan to temporarily install a picket weir on the Crooked River during salmon spawning season has run into opposition from Sebago Lake anglers.

Foley ousted, attends ‘Survivor’ finale in L.A.

Gorham’s Dan Foley said even though he was voted off the CBS reality show “Survivor” last week, he had “zero regrets.”

Hearing for $48.3M Gorham budgets set

The Gorham Town Council will hear public comment on proposed municipal and school budgets at its regular meeting next month.

Russia trip an eye-opener for Westbrook students

After returning from a trip to Westbrook sister city Archangel, Russia, last month to take part in a photography exhibit, two Westbrook High School seniors recapped the visit for school officials at t

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WRVC students in auto nationals