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9:01 am , 07/30/2014 Sun Journal

PORTLAND — Andrew Demers, a former Maine State Police chief accused of molesting a young relative, will not be allowed supervised visits with his grandchildren, Justice William Brodrick declared on Tuesday.

8:25 am , 07/30/2014 Sun Journal

AUGUSTA (AP) — A group representing women pilots is planning to mark the 80th anniversary of Amelia Earhart's visit to Maine. An informational display is planned for Saturday in a hangar at Maine Instrument Flight, adjacent to the state airport in Augusta.

6:41 am , 07/30/2014 Sun Journal

OAKLAND (AP) — An 80-pound domestic pig that chased children and adults on a walking trail in Maine during three weeks of freedom has been nabbed.

6:34 am , 07/30/2014 Sun Journal

PORTLAND (AP) — Amtrak's Downeaster is wrapping up the worst month for train cancellations since the passenger rail service launched more than a decade ago.

6:28 am , 07/30/2014 Sun Journal

KENNEBUNK (AP) — Getting pulled over for speeding may have been the luckiest thing that happened to an elderly man in Maine. Gavin Falconer was stopped on Saturday by a police officer in Kennebunk.

11:00 pm , 07/29/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — Defenders of the city's gymnastics program were out in force Tuesday, even as city staff assured councilors that negotiations to keep the program going were promising.

10:32 pm , 07/29/2014 Sun Journal

It had been a perfectly ordinary meal with family. The clanking of silverware, the low buzz of conversation, the lame attempts to make the waitress a part of the experience. "My name is Vicki and I'll be your server." "Hello, Vicki.

9:28 pm , 07/29/2014 Sun Journal

PARIS — A daylong hearing in a bid to overturn two manslaughter convictions against 21-year-old Kristina Lowe of Oxford will begin Thursday morning in Oxford County Superior Court.

9:16 pm , 07/29/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — Voters will decide the fate of a subsidized housing project in November, councilors agreed Tuesday. Councilors agreed to put property owner Phyllis St. Laurent's 29-unit housing development on the Nov. 4 municipal ballot.

8:50 pm , 07/29/2014 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — The Maine Department of Transportation will begin an 11-week construction project on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge between Auburn and Lewiston on Monday, Aug. 4.