18 people were killed and 13 injured in this week’s Lewiston mass shooting. The manhunt ended Friday night when the suspect, Robert Card, was found dead in Lisbon Falls. This post will be updated continously.

OneLewiston Community Vigil is scheduled for Oct. 29, at 6 PM at Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, 122 Ash St. Lewiston.

From the City of Lewiston:

We invite the community to join in the OneLewiston Vigil where we can collectively mourn, grieve, and celebrate the memories of the victims, stand in solidarity with their grieving families, and express our deep gratitude to the brave first responders who rushed to their aid.

Let us send a powerful message that, in the face of adversity, we are OneLewiston, bound by the strength of our shared humanity and the resilience of our community.

Press Conference, Oct. 28.

Lewiston Mass Shooting News Conference

WATCH: Officials are giving an update on the Lewiston mass shooting investigation and the death of the suspected shooter.

DETAILS: https://tinyurl.com/mvz2crd3

Posted by WGME CBS 13 News, Portland on Saturday, October 28, 2023

Press conference is scheduled for 10pm.

Lewiston murder suspect found dead

WATCH LIVE: Maine State Police plans to hold a news conference at 10 p.m. now that the body of murder suspect Robert Card has been found.

STORY: https://tinyurl.com/2yj9wzej

Posted by WGME CBS 13 News, Portland on Friday, October 27, 2023


From the Maine Principals Association:
Update on Fall Playoff/Championship Schedules

As we continue to deal with this statewide situation, we are requesting that all games scheduled for this weekend be postponed. We ask that people take the time to connect with students and families to make sure that they are okay socially and emotionally. The games that were scheduled will be played at some point, but it is important that we take the time to make sure that everyone is okay.

The MPA has developed tentative schedules for all activities but also realizes that these schedules may need to be revised based on what transpires.

Cross Country State Championships
Saturday, November 4 at Troy Howard Middle School in Belfast

Volleyball State Championship
Class C, Monday, October 30 at 6:00 p.m. at Ellsworth High School
Class A, Tuesday, October 31 at 6:30 p.m. at the University of Southern Maine
Class B, Tuesday, October 31 at 6:00 p.m. at Cony High School

Field Hockey
The Field Hockey Regional Championship games have been rescheduled to Thursday, November 2. The south games will be played at Fryeburg Academy and the north games will be played at Messalonskee High School. The State Championship games remain scheduled for Saturday, November 4.

Soccer
The Class A, D, and 8 Person Semifinal games have been rescheduled from Tuesday, October 31 to Thursday, November 2 and the Class B and C semifinal games have been rescheduled from Wednesday, November 1 to Friday, November 3. Saturday, November 4 is now left as a make-up date for the games scheduled on November 2 and 3. The Class A, D, and 8 Person Regional Championship games are scheduled for Tuesday, November 7 and the Class B and C Regional Championship games will move to Wednesday, November 8. The State Championship games will be scheduled for Saturday, November 11.

Football
Games scheduled for this weekend should be rescheduled to next week on Monday or Tuesday. The next round of the football playoffs will be scheduled for Saturday, November 4. The 8-Man Championship will remain scheduled for Saturday, November 11. The 11-Man State Championship games will remain scheduled for Saturday, November 18.

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