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Citing ‘takeover’ threat, LePage orders access to Quimby land

The provocative move puts the Republican governor in the middle of the contentious debate around the 87,500 acres east of Baxter State Park near Millinocket.

Angus King meets with doctors, former heroin user

U.S. Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, said if drug addiction was treated like a new form of cancer that was killing more than 200 Mainers yearly — referencing those who died in drug overdose deaths in 2014 and 2015 — then “we would find a solution.”

What’s your DeLorme Atlas and Gazetteer look like? And what if you can’t buy another?

If you’ve got a DeLorme that’s particularly well-loved, send us a photo.

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Read this before buying a vehicle Presidents Day weekend

There are a lot of options, as dealerships will remind you around Presidents Day weekend, and state regulators have issued a guidebook intended to help buyers avoid a holiday nightmare.


Children walk as the sun sets in Kabul city December 9, 2012.

Quiz: How much do you know about the cultures of Maine immigrants?

Let’s see if you are familiar with these cultural aspects of Somalia, Iraq, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sudan, Afghanistan and Iran.



New music including Junior Boys, Massive Attack, Porches and Holy Ghost! on this week’s West Of The Fields podcast

New tracks from Chairlift, School Of Seven Bells and Wild Nothing premiered on the show this week, while the retro alternative set looked back at the year 1979, one of the most fruitful ever for alternative rock, punk and New Wave.

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