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Anne M. Pelletier

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

BRUNSWICK — Anne Marie Pelletier, 91, died Tuesday, November 21, 2017 surrounded by her family and loved ones.

She was born in Brunswick, July 12, 1926 the daughter of Simeon N. and Marie Anna Cloutier Bernier. She attended St. John’s School and graduated from Brunswick High School, Class of 1945.

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Contestant from South Africa captures Miss Universe crown

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07
BY REGINA GARCIA CANO The Associated Press

LAS VEGAS

Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters, who represented South Africa, won the Miss Universe crown on Sunday.

The 22-year-old, who wants to use her reign to champion HIV/AIDS and self-defense causes, was crowned at The AXIS theater at Planet Hollywood casino-resort on the Las Vegas Strip.

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Police: Maine woman killed in I-93 crash in Massachusetts

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

WOBURN, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police say a crash on Interstate 93 has left a Maine woman dead.

Troopers responded to a report of a crash on the northbound side of the highway around 5:10 p.m. Saturday in Woburn. A vehicle driven by 48-year-old Deborah Burpee, of Kennebunk, Maine, had hit another vehicle from behind.

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NYC man going on trial for fatal shooting in Bangor, Maine

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

BANGOR (AP) — The second of two New York men charged in a shooting that left one person dead and another wounded in Bangor, Maine, is facing trial.

Jury selection was scheduled for Monday for the murder trial of Robert Hansley.

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Man suffered injuries to both arms in hunting accident

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

OXFORD (AP) — Authorities say at least one person has been injured in a hunting related shooting in Oxford.

WMTW-TV reports that a man in his thirties suffered serious injuries to both of his arms around 2 p.m. Saturday and was airlifted to a hospital. His name and condition were not immediately available.

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Police: Maine driver arrested in fatal head-on crash

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

ALTON (AP) — Maine police have arrested a man in a fatal head-on crash in Alton.

Twenty-five-year-old Tyler Creighton of Medford, Maine, has been charged with aggravated driving to endanger and violating conditions of release.

Police say the other driver, 63-year-old Robin Gardner of Lagrange, Maine, was killed in the crash on Friday morning.

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Maine insulated from gerrymandering, wasted votes

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

BANGOR (AP) — While other states struggle with gerrymandering, Maine remains largely unaffected.

The Bangor Daily News reports that redistricting in Maine has resulted in few changes to the state’s congressional and legislative districts. Maine only has two congressional districts and the state Legislature is divided closely.

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2 hurt when woman tries to smoke while using oxygen tank

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

WATERVILLE (AP) — Officials in Maine say a woman’s oxygen mask caught fire while she was attempting to light a cigarette.

WLBZ-TV reports Waterville Fire and Rescue responded to the incident on Thanksgiving at about 2 p.m. The fire department says a man who was also in the home burned his hand while trying to put the fire out.

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Woman files lawsuit against Victoria’s Secret over firing

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

BANGOR (AP) — A Maine woman has filed a lawsuit against Victoria’s Secret claiming she was unjustly fired due to her weight and her age.

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Stores hoping people keep shopping offer Cyber Monday deals

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07
BY JOSEPH PISANI AP Retail Writer

NEW YORK

After offering online deals for days, retailers are rolling out even more promotions for Cyber Monday, hoping to keep people buying stuff on their smartphones or computers.

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Suit seeks to stop Trump from naming acting director of CFPB

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

WASHINGTON (AP) — The government official President Donald Trump wants to pass over as acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau with his own budget chief is asking a federal court to block the president’s appointment.

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Man killed in head-on crash

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

FAIRFIELD (AP) — Police in Maine continue to investigate a head-on crash that killed a man over the weekend.

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Decision coming about future of New England shrimp fishing

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

PORTLAND (AP) — A decision is coming this week about whether New England’s long-shuttered shrimp fishery can reopen.

New England shrimping, largely based in Maine, has been shut down since 2013. Regulators say the shrimp are suffering from poor reproduction and warming ocean temperatures.

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3 Maine agencies get grants to hire community police

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

PORTLAND (AP) — The federal Department of Justice is giving three Maine law enforcement agencies a total of a half million dollars in funding to hire community policing officers.

The department says the largest grant is a $250,000 award to the Somerset County Sheriff ’s Department. The Madawaska Police Department and Jay Police Department are getting $125,000 each.

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Plan to change New England ocean stewardship up for debate

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07
BY PATRICK WHITTLE The Associated Press

PORTLAND

The federal government is close to enacting new rules about New England ocean habitat that could mean dramatic changes for the way it manages the marine environment and fisheries.

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TRI-STATE LOTTERIES

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

Friday Mega Millions: 16-36-54-61-64

Megaball: 22 Megaplier: 3

Gimme 5: 3-16-21-24-36

Day Pick 3: 4-7-0

Day Pick 4: 2-2-8-2

Evening Pick 3: 2-6-0

Evening Pick 4: 8-0-6-7

Saturday

Powerball:

8-13-27-53-54 (4)

Megabucks Plus:

5-6-15-29-38 (4) Lotto America: 1-7-16-25-26 (8)

Day Pick 3: 4-0-5

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Sodoku

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Crossword

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Cryptoquote

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Dear Abby

Times Record - Mon, 11/27/2017 - 11:07

DEAR ABBY: My 25- year-old son, “Jay,” would like to come home for Christmas. I’m paying, so I made his reservation yesterday. Late last night, he told my husband he needs to go back two days early because of work. This change will cost around $150 more than the $215 I’m already paying.

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