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The Bucksport High School Golden Bucks, who have won four Class C North softball championships and three state titles over the past five seasons, took...
One measure repeals the law passed by voters in November, the other would ask voters to ratify an amendment to the state's Constitution to make...
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Noting that society will likely see "tens of millions of jobs replaced by automation like self-driving cars and trucks" in the coming years, Zuckerberg called...
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Maine game wardens on Thursday recovered the body of Duane Day Sr., who did not return from a fishing trip on Plain Pond the previous...
[jwplayer mediaid="372009"]Governor LePage wants to start shutting down the Maine Turnpike Authority within the next decade.Under his plan, the Turnpike Authority would have ten years...
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A proposal to slice the lifetime time limit for adults to receive Temporary Assistance for Needy Families benefits by 40 percent failed this week to...
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Attorney General Janet Mills is asking a judge to dismiss Governor LePage's lawsuit against her--calling it frivolous.He's suing her for abuse of power, saying she's...
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The governor's complaint in Kennebec County Superior Court accused Mills of abusing her power, but she says previous rulings support her authority.
David Sorensen, a well-known Republican operative in Maine for the last six years, called it an "extraordinary honor" to join the Trump administration...
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Central Maine Flower has bought the shuttered Town & Country Foods with long-term plans to grow recreational marijuana in the former 13,340-square-foot former meat operation....
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 25, 2017Contact: Nichole Jamison, Washington County CareerCenters, 255-1900Media Contact: Julie Rabinowitz, 621-5009WASHINGTON COUNTY-CareerCenters, part of the Maine Department of Labor, offer...
The battle to save the Downeast Correctional Facility is heating up in Augusta. Governor LePage wants to close the facility and commute the...
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The analysis by the left-leaning Center for American Progress estimates that almost 117,000 people would lose coverage.
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The governor has 10 days to act on the bill, which gives the Bureau of Alcoholic Beverages and Lottery Operations the authority to regulate recreational...
The Biddeford City Council gave final approval to a $31.3 million municipal budget in a contentious meeting - involving nearly two hours of debate between...
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In a sharp reversal of a plan announced last week, Gov. Paul LePage reportedly plans to ask the Legislature to fund the Machiasport prison that...
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A man from Aroostook County who killed his girlfriend will remain in prison for the rest of his life.The Maine Supreme Court Thursday rejected the...
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Constitutional concerns with voter-approved changes that benefit third-party candidates...
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Wardens said the man's family reported him missing Thursday morning. Maine news, sports, politics and election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.
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Prom night in Maine: Corsage, date, 11 clowns in a limo. Maine news, sports, politics and election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.
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