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Maine Gov. Paul LePage points out some energy statistics at a Town Hall meeting at the University of Maine at Fort Kent, April 25.

LePage: ‘I believe we’re going to shut down Friday night’

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Gov. Paul LePage said Tuesday it’s worth putting state government into a shutdown to ensure the two-year state budget lawmakers are struggling to pass won’t harm Maine’s economy for the next decade.

Meet the scientists who go looking for ticks so fewer Mainers get sick

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While most of us take pains to dodge the eight-legged pests, Chuck Lubelczyk heads straight for them.
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Running pioneer has deep roots in Acadia hiking

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Six-year-old Morgan Bonin picks strawberries at Raven's Berry Farm in Freedom Monday.  Morgan came with her mother Lauren Bonin, who said they come at least once a year to pick strawberries.

Maine’s strawberry season off to strong start, experts say

“We’re kind of unique [in the country] that our strawberry season matches so well with the start of summer and the Fourth of July holiday,” according to University of Maine strawberry specialist David Handley. “I think we’ll have a really good crop of strawberries for the Fourth of July.”

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