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Acadia Park Death Ruled Homicide; Nationwide Search Continues As Community Mourns Victim

There is an active arrest warrant out for a man from Portland authorities believe is connected with a recent hit-and-run death at Acadia National Park. Maine State Police spokesperson Shannon Moss says investigators have determined that 35-year-old Nicole Mokeme of South Portland was struck and killed on the campus of the Schoodic Education and Research Center in Winter Harbor at some point during the late-night/early morning hours of Saturday, June 18 into Sunday, June 19.
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Acadia hit-and-run ruled a homicide, warrant out for arrest

WINTER HARBOR, Maine (WABI) - State Police say the death of a South Portland woman from a hit-and-run over a week ago in Winter Harbor has been ruled a homicide. Police say 35-year-old Nicole Mokeme was killed sometime between the night of Saturday, June 18, and the early hours of Sunday, June 19, on the campus of the Schoodic Education and Research Center.
WINTER HARBOR, ME
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Boyfriend Wanted in Hit-and-Run Killing of Woman at Acadia National Park

As police search nationwide for a man wanted in a hit-and-run this month at Maine's Acadia National Park, authorities have ruled the victim's death a homicide. Nicole Mokeme was killed in the hit-and-run in Winter Harbor sometime between the night of Saturday, June 18, and early Sunday, June 19. The 35-year-old from South Portland was dating the man wanted in her death, Raymond Lester, from Portland, Maine State Police said.
PORTLAND, ME
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Historic lighthouse cottage deemed “total loss”

GOULDSBORO — The Gouldsboro Fire Department responded to 115 Lighthouse Point Road for a report that the cottage was engulfed in flames around 5 a.m. o’clock Monday morning. Gouldsboro fire chief Todd Daley says a family of four escaped with no serious injuries. Daley says over a dozen...
GOULDSBORO, ME
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Keeper's cottage next to historic Maine lighthouse destroyed by fire

GOULDSBORO, Maine (WGME) -- Officials say a fire that destroyed a cottage right next to a historic Maine lighthouse has been ruled accidental. Multiple fire departments responded Monday morning as smoke poured from the century-old lightkeeper's cottage next to the Prospect Harbor Lighthouse in Prospect Harbor. Firefighters got the fire...
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