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Gov. Paul LePage said Friday at the Blaine House that Democrats' opposition to his constitutional amendment to repeal the income tax is "despicable." He also pledged to veto every bill sponsored by a Democrat until his opposition relents and accepts his constitutional amendment to eliminate Maine’s income tax.
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LePage: I’ll veto every Democratic bill until Legislature agrees to kill income tax

AUGUSTA | During a fiery news conference that lasted nearly an hour, Gov. Paul LePage pledged Friday to veto every bill sponsored by a …
Transgender athlete Leo Eichfeld, 14, listens to Mt. Ararat High School tennis coach Dan Foley before a match against arch-rivals Brunswick High School. Eichfeld came out this year when he joined the swim team.

‘I’m just a person right now’: Sports help transgender teen make his journey

TOPSHAM | Fourteen-year-old Leo Eichfeld smiles when he recalls going out for Mt. Ararat High School’s tennis team in March. Last year’s Class A …
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Maine is the fattest state in New England and is rising quickly nationally, according to a report released Thursday.

Maybe this is why more than a quarter of Mainers are obese

Maine ranks 45th in the nation in average weekly time people spent exercising here, according to this analysis of users of a fitness app called …
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Senate sustains veto, kills bill for new school science standards

AUGUSTA | A bill to adopt new science standards focused on engineering and experimentation …

Motorcyclist dies in Bath accident

A motorcyclist is dead after crashing on a curve Friday night. The …

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It is no secret we love cucumbers from the garden.  Last year I had in the neighborhood of 28 plants in the ground and we …

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LePage rips ‘repugnant’ Democrats for delaying vote on PUC nominee

AUGUSTA | Gov. Paul LePage lashed out at Democrats during a long and wide-ranging news conference Friday at the Blaine House, calling them “repugnant,” …

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