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Lebanon home destroyed in fire

LEBANON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Investigators are working to determine what caused a fire to break out early Saturday morning that destroyed a home in the town of Lebanon.

Lebanon Fire Chief Skip Wood said crews were called to a home on Champion Street just after 2:30 a.m.  No one was home at the time of the fire, but Wood said the house was completely destroyed.

Chief Wood said several nearby fire departments were called to assist the Lebanon Fire Department battle the flames.  Crews remained on scene for several hours putting out hot spots, and the scene was cleared around 7:30 a.m. Saturday.

No cause has been determined yet for the fire.  The State Fire Marshal's office has been called in to investigate. 

Three injured in two separate crashes in Lebanon

LEBANON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) - State Police are investigating two accidents in Lebanon.

PHOTOS: Two accidents in Lebannon

The first happened just after noon yesterday on Route 111 near West Lebanon Road.

The driver of a Chevy Cavalier did not see the cars ahead of her stopped for a turning dump truck -- and she rear-ended a pick-up at full speed.

Emergency crews say the 18 year old woman was taken to the hospital with serious injuries -- but she is expected to be okay.Then later in the day -- before 6 in the evening -- crews responded to another crash at the intersection of Route 111 and Lower Middle Road.

Crews found one woman thrown from her car -- and another with serious injuries.

They say a Toyota crashed into a Jeep that was turning left.

High School LAX schedule changes

(NEWS CENTER) - The Maine Principals' Association announced adjustments to the State Championship schedule in Boys and Girls Lacrosse

LACROSSE STATE CHAMPIONSHIP JUNE 15, 2013
Class A Boys - 10:00 a.m. Cheverus vs. Scarborough
Class A Girls - 12:30 p.m. Cheverus vs. Massabesic
Class B Boys - 3:00 p.m. Yarmouth vs. Cape Elizabeth
Class B Girls - 5:30 p.m. Yarmouth vs. Winner Waynflete v Cape Elizabeth

More high school playoffs rescheduled

(NEWS CENTER) - Wednesday's rain forced more high school games to be rescheduled, here is the list;

WEST REGIONALS 
JUNE 12
Baseball 

3PM Marshwood vs. Westbrook @ ST JOE'S
6:30PM Falmouth vs. York @ ST. JOE'S
Softball 
3:30PM Greely vs. Gray/New Gloucester @ST. JOE'S
7:00PM Scarborough vs. Sanford @ ST. JOE'S

JUNE 13
Baseball

3:00PM Dirigo vs. St. Dominic @ ST. JOE'S
6:30PM Buckfield vs. Richmond @ ST. JOE'S
Softball
3:30PM Richmond vs. Greenville @ ST. JOE'S
7:00PM Madison vs. Dirigo @ ST. JOE'S

EAST REGIONALS
June 13
Baseball 

3:00PM Stearns vs. Bucksport @ UMO MAHANEY DIAMOND
3:00PM Winslow vs. Waterville @ MANSFIELD, BANGOR

High School Playoffs Postponed

(NEWS CENTER) - Tuesday's inclement weather has forced the postponement of today's high school regional baseball and softball action. Here are the re-scheduled game times.

WEDNESDAY JUNE 12

WEST REGIONAS ST JOSEPH'S COLLEGE
Baseball
Marshwood v Westbrook 3PM
Falmouth v York 6:30PM

Softball

Greely v Gray/New Gloucester 3:30PM

Saturday's High School Playoff Results 6/8

BASEBALL

CLASS 'A' WEST

(3) WINDHAM 3 (2) MARSHWOOD 4

CLASS 'A' EAST

(4) CONY 6 (1) OXFORD HILLS 11
(6) MESSALONSKEE (2) HAMPDEN

CLASS 'B' WEST

(5) YORK 5 (1) GREELY 1
(3) MORSE 1 (2) FALMOUTH 2

CLASS 'B' EAST

(3) FOXCROFT 0 (2) WINSLOW 4
(8) MT. DESERT ISLAND 0 (4) WATERVILLE 1

CLASS 'C' WEST

(4) HALL-DALE (1) DIRIGO
(3) WINTRHOP 0 (2) ST. DOMINIC 2

CLASS 'C' EAST

(5) ORONO (1) STEARNS
(6) DEXTER (2) BUCKSPORT

CLASS 'D' WEST

(5) GREENVILLE (1) BUCKFIELD
(3) RICHMOND (2) VALLEY

CLASS 'D' EAST

(3) WISDOM  (2) BANGOR CHRISTIAN
(4) SACS (9) KATAHDIN