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Penobscot Indian Nation President Kirk Francis, seen here in June 2013, said his nation endorses a national park proposal originally made by entrepreneur Roxanne Quimby.
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Penobscot Indian Nation announces support of Roxanne Quimby national park plan

INDIAN ISLAND | The Penobscot Indian Nation has endorsed a proposed 150,000-acre national park and recreation area, saying the parks would protect the Penobscot …
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Collaborative project explores Mainer’s attack by polar bear, climate change

3 hours ago When a polar bear ripped Lewiston lawyer Matt Dyer out of his tent and dragged him away while camping in Canada, he thought he was …
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Crowsneck Boutin (right) celebrates after winning a mixed martial arts bout during 2014. The Trescott native, who lives in Portland, has overcome a troubled past to become New England Fights' Mixed Martial Arts Fighter of the Year.

A life behind bars: Down East fighter finds redemption in mixed martial arts

PORTLAND | Crowsneck Boutin has been fighting virtually all of his life. For much of those 29 years he has been punished — even …
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Multi-vehicle crash leaves 9 people injured in Lebanon

Nine people were injured in a four-car pile-up on Route 202 in …
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The Life and Death of a Small Theatre Owner

Pedestrian struck in crosswalk in Rockland

A pedestrian was struck in a crosswalk on Christmas Eve. Valerie Wells, …

Well-known Portland theater actor dies in Mass. car crash

CHARLTON, Mass. – A well-known Portland woman was killed after a multi-car crash on the …
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