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Local News – June 15, 2018

Milford Drug Bust   (Milford) – Drug agents seized 50-grams of cocaine base and 30-grams of heroin from a Milford woman’s home and charged her with drug trafficking.  The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency reports to Star 97-7 that 45-year old Olivia Dunn is held on $50-thousand dollars bail at the Penobscot County Jail.  They’ve been […]

Local News – June 14, 2018

Ranked Choice – Recount     (Augusta) – Teams of analysts will have to review hand counted ballots and computer memory sticks pretty much one vote at a time to reallocate votes from Tuesday’s Democratic Gubernatorial and 2nd Congressional District primaries to determine who the winners will be.  It’s the first test of statewide ranked-choice […]

Local News – June 13, 2018

Election Results Wrapup  (Undated) – It looks like the first in the nation use of ranked choice voting will result in at least one and possibly two recounts and rankings.  Maine Democrats had to choose among 7-candidates for Governor for the November Election.  Janet Mills had about 33-percent of the votes with 71-percent of the […]