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Delores Hainer, a U.S. Army veteran during the Korean War who grew up in Brewer, was stationed at the Fort Sam base in San Antonio, Texas, between 1949 and 1950.

See 5 Mainers tell their strongest memories of war

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The six-bed new elder care facility on North Haven, which is expected to open in the fall of 2017, will be the first such facility on the offshore island, which sits 10 miles out in Penobscot Bay.
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What one Maine island is doing to keep elder residents from moving away

“It’s not a unique issue for people in rural areas to sort of struggle to figure out where to meet long-term care needs, but I think on an island it’s especially unique.”

Two police officers injured during search for woman missing in Saco River

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Jennifer Bousquet, 38, of South Berwick went missing Saturday after the canoe she was traveling in with two other people flipped in the Saco River.

Passenger dies when UTV flips over in Lowell

A female passenger died Saturday night after the utility vehicle she was a passenger of flipped over, according to the Maine Warden Service.

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What you can do today to enjoy the summer harvest all year long

Most people envision glass jars filled with pickled cucumbers and beans when think of food preservation, but freezing and drying fruits or vegetables are two other relatively simple ways seasonal foods can be preserved.

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Plan the perfect summer party with these recipes

Spend less time planning your summer party and more time enjoying it with this list of recipes that are perfect for barbecues, picnics, graduations or family reunions.

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