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Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump attends a campaign event on Wednesday on the tarmac of the airport in Kinston, North Carolina.

Maine students elect Trump, favor gun background checks in mock election

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Students voted in favor of all the referendum questions and the bond question, with the exception of Question 1, which would legalize recreational use of marijuana.
This city block on Exchange Street, which was for sale for $1.95 million, was sold on Wednesday, Oct. 26, to ANM Properties. Terms of the sale were not disclosed.

Six Bangor buildings sold in one blockbuster package

The last large block of downtown buildings left underused since the 1990s is in the hands of a new owner who closed on the purchase of six Exchange Street buildings on Wednesday, officials said.
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Sue Hoyt, 71, a Senior Companion volunteer, visits with Lavon Harris, 97, in her mobile home in Bangor last week. Hoyt has been visiting Harris for over three years. Lavon said Hoyt is “like the sister I never had.”

This volunteer program connects isolated seniors with a friendly visitor

The statewide program connects active volunteers 55 and older with socially isolated clients.

Third suspect arrested in Sherman killing

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A third Massachusetts resident has been charged in connection with the death of an Oakfield man.

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Woman killed in Alfred after car hits tree

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A woman was killed Thursday morning when her car hit a tree in Alfred, according to state police.

Dollar General eyes Union location for store

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A national discount store that has been trying for a year to enter the Knox County market has now set its sights on this rural town.

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