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Maine gubernatorial candidates Democrat U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud (left), Republican Gov. Paul LePage (center) and independent Eliot Cutler face each other in a televised debate on Oct. 20  in Portland.

Cutler to Michaud: Bow out. Michaud to Cutler: You’re the only thing keeping LePage campaign alive

2 hours ago AUGUSTA | Independent candidate for governor Eliot Cutler has challenged Democratic nominee Mike Michaud to release his voters to Cutler prior to Election Day …

Maine ghost stories to tell in the dark

3 hours ago From Kennebunk to Damariscotta, Skowhegan to Harpswell, and even into the woods of Randolph and on the roads of Maine, stories of haunted happenings can …
From left, GLOBEco Chief Technology Officer Bob Chiosi, Chief Marketing Officer Mark Snyder and CEO Phil Pastore seated at Pastore's dining room table, where they were this week deciding which logo to use and trademark for their line of wood fiber cloths now in development. The company hopes to start a manufacturing facility in Dover-Foxcroft with financing from federal and state grants and private investment.

Plan to make ‘green’ paper towel alternatives in Dover-Foxcroft could boost Maine’s lagging forest-products industry

SCARBOROUGH | A group of three entrepreneurs hopes to spin Maine wood fiber into gold. Leaders of GLOBEco Maine said the company has made …

As more Maine parents reject vaccines, public health experts consider a new pitch

24 mins ago Kelly Marshall’s son was just a baby five years ago when news coverage about a …

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Question 7 asks Maine voters to borrow $7 million to bolster marine products industry

22 mins ago Editor’s Note: This is the last in a series of articles examining the bond questions …
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Erin Donovan

A most painful breakup — with cable

Teachers’ unions to spend more than ever in state, local elections

Deep-pocketed teachers’ unions, hoping to affect education policy at the state and local levels, are …


Emily Yoffe

Dear Prudence: Do I have to give candy to poor kids?

Dear Prudence, I live in one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in the country, but on one of the more “modest” streets — mostly doctors and …

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