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Narwhal tusks that were evidence in the case against Gregory Robert Logan, 58, of Woodmans Point, New Brunswick.

Ex-Mountie pleads guilty to charges in narwhal whale tusk smuggling scheme

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The former Mountie accused of smuggling narwhal whale tusks across the border and mailing them to buyers around the U.S. for eight years pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court to multiple counts of conspiracy and money laundering.
The five-week controlled moose hunt in Aroostook County is credited with reducing moose damage in broccoli fields.
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Moose hunt a win for Maine veterans, broccoli crops

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“We have not seen the moose eating the broccoli the last few years like we were before the controlled hunt,” Emily Smith of Smith Farms in Presque Isle said. “Those moose, they really do like the broccoli.”
An employee works in the fabricating facility at Fairchild Seminconductor in South Portland in 2009.

Fairchild’s new owner plans to cut 130 jobs, but won’t say where

The new owner of a South Portland semiconductor plant plans to cut more than 100 jobs, but it’s unclear whether any Maine workers would be included in that layoff.
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The five-week controlled moose hunt in Aroostook County is credited with reducing moose damage in broccoli fields.
Outdoors

Moose hunt a win for Maine veterans, broccoli crops

“We have not seen the moose eating the broccoli the last few years like we were before the controlled hunt,” Emily Smith of Smith Farms in Presque Isle said. “Those moose, they really do like the broccoli.”

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