Lewiston Sun Journal

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City officials announced early Monday afternoon Tuesday's run-off election for mayor will take place Tuesday, as scheduled, regardless of the pending storm. All voting citywide...
Recently, I have been reading an outpouring of support for Ben Chin. As an ardent supporter of the First Amendment, I appreciate the spirited debate...
Shane Bouchard has been an effective leader on the Lewiston City Council. He has always researched issues, listened to the public and offered real solutions...
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As the mayoral runoff election nears, last-minute efforts by the state's major political parties to influence the local race are increasing - as are the...
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Nine religious leaders, part of a daylong sit-in at the downtown office, were arrested after they refused to leave at the end of the day...
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Voters in the Twin Cities made a mistake last month when they rejected a proposed merger of Lewiston and Auburn, Gov. Paul LePage said Thursday....
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RUMFORD — Birthday wishes came from state and national senators for Hazel Kennedy — a member of the Women's Army Corps during World War II who...
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Gov. Paul LePage made an increasingly rare public outing Thursday to campaign for Shane Bouchard, one of two mayoral contenders on Tuesday's run-off ballot. Bouchard...
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Swirling through the political world this week is a growing debate about whether U.S. Sen. Susan Collins got snookered, hornswoggled or duped to gain her...
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House Speaker Paul Ryan told staff Tuesday that he wasn't part of the deal that Sen. Susan Collins obtained from Senate Republican leaders to secure her...
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House Republicans were unsettled Tuesday about how to keep the federal government open after Friday, hours after a group of hard-line conservatives threatened to derail...
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For U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul is a mixed bag. The Maine Republican, who voted for the Senate version last week,...
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