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Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Shenna Bellows (left) and incumbent Republican Sen. Susan Collins consider questions posed to them during a debate on Monday in Presque Isle.

Collins, Bellows disagree over minimum wage, health care in first debate

2 hours ago PRESQUE ISLE | Though they found some common ground on veterans’ benefits and public education, U.S. Senate candidates Shenna Bellows, a Democrat, and incumbent …

Candidates in Maine governor’s race meet for last televised debate

33 mins ago AUGUSTA | After more than a year of build-up and some controversy about whether they’d happen at all, the five gubernatorial debates in this …
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Maine State Nurses Association President Cokie Giles (right) calls on the Obama administration to ensure hospitals across the nation are implementing the best possible protocols to protect health care workers, patients and the public from Ebola during a Tuesday press conference at Pickering Square in Bangor.

Maine nurses urge federal action to protect health care workers from Ebola

BANGOR | The nation’s largest nurses union is calling on President Barack Obama and the U.S. Congress to ensure hospitals across the nation are …

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Bob Tweedie of Westfield sits at the desk where he spent about seven years writing the book "Events."

Westfield man’s stories bring history to life



Pumpkin Spice Iced Pumpkin Cookies

Get in the Halloween spirit with this fabulous holiday treat — Pumpkin Spice Iced Pumpkin Cookies. Pumpkins are decorating stoops, and costumes are filling aisles …

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