Regional Sports

4:32 pm , 11/26/2014 Sun Journal

AUBURN — To say that Auburn firefighters will miss Evelyn Brown is to utter a gross understatement. Starting shortly after 9/11, Brown brought the fire crews cookies she baked herself, to thank them for their service.

4:25 pm , 11/26/2014 Sun Journal

DIXFIELD — Selectmen may decide next month whether to share a police chief with Mexico. Dixfield will lose its longtime police chief, Richard A. Pickett, to retirement in either late January or early February.

3:05 pm , 11/26/2014 Sun Journal

PORTLAND — A Maine Superior Court justice heard arguments but made no decision Wednesday on whether the lowest bidder should receive the job of building an addition to the Lisbon High School gymnasium.

2:45 pm , 11/26/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — In trying to save someone's life by donating a kidney, former Lewiston police officer Alice Laliberte's life was saved. Laliberte is thankful to be alive, thankful doctors discovered she had lung cancer and thankful that her tumor was successfully removed.

11:21 am , 11/26/2014 Sun Journal

Paris police Chief Michael Madden is scheduled to appear in court after being arrested and charged with operating under the influence last Friday, according to the Cumberland County Sheriff's Office.  Madden, 50, was arrested on Wiley Road in Naples shortly after midnight Nov.

12:00 am , 11/26/2014 Sun Journal

My friends, the fact that I'm here to write this column today is nothing short of a miracle. I have been inside the combat zone, a place of flying fists and gnashing teeth, yet I'm still here to talk about it.

12:00 am , 11/26/2014 Sun Journal

SUMNER — Selectmen heard a report from Code Enforcement Officer Sidney Abbott on Tuesday that he had levied a double fine on a resident on Hood Valley Trail for failing to get a septic tank permit.

12:00 am , 11/26/2014 Sun Journal


11:55 pm , 11/25/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — The Twin Cities could split the $183,000 cost of a much-needed scrubbing of the Lake Auburn intake pipe that feeds water to both cities. Councilors reviewed plans Tuesday to clean algae from the intake grates in the middle of Lake Auburn.

10:55 pm , 11/25/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — Though the Bates College men's basketball team watched its lead dwindle Tuesday night, the Bobcats never let it slip away. Bates built an early advantage in the opening half and then fought off a comeback by the University of Southern Maine in a 56-47 win.