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LePage said he had nothing to do with robocalls targeting GOP senators

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PORTLAND | Gov. Paul LePage told reporters in Portland on Wednesday that he had nothing to do with robocalls against Republican senators circulated earlier …
Gov. Paul LePage displays his concealed weapons permit in this photograph released by his office on Feb. 14, 2013.

LePage says he won’t sign constitutional carry bill because of age limit

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AUGUSTA | Gov. Paul LePage said Tuesday he would not sign a bill that would make it legal for adults older than 21 to …
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There’ll be no hunting age limit in Maine starting in 2016

Governor Paul LePage has signed into law a bill that repeals Maine’s minimum hunting age of 10. Beginning on January 1, 2016, kids of any …

Man who died at Old Town mill was delivering wood chips, fell into hopper

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Officials have released more details about the death of a contractor …
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Maine seeing record cases of chickenpox among children

A record number of Maine schoolchildren have been infected with chickenpox this school year, according to state health officials. From September 2014 through mid-May 2015, 84 cases of …

Food

Cheesemaker Allison Lakin makes basket-molded ricotta with organic cow's milk. The light cheese is a favorite at her artisan company Lakin's Gorges Cheese.

Seven Maine-made cheeses you must try now

ROCKPORT | The icy clutch of winter has receded. Verdant fields bloom across the state. Animals, finally freed from a cold-weather, hay diet, are …

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