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A participant said only about 20 bidders came to a Millinocket mill site to bid on a No. 11 paper machine and other equipment on Thursday, June 19, 2014.

‘It’s crunch time’: Millinocket leaders prepare for dramatically reduced revenues next year

2 hours ago The town likely will need to reduce its spending by $1.5 million to $2 million next year to offset the loss of …

Program that helps Maine inmates beat addiction turns to online funding campaign

6 mins ago PORTLAND | Mark Lyon can’t remember how many times he has been sent to jail. “I don’t even know,” Lyon, 61, said. “Sometimes they’d …
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Matthew Boober of Carmel used to weigh over 520 pounds. About 10 years ago, he had gastric bypass surgery, which he said only helped him to a certain degree. He joined a program called Take Off Pounds Sensibly, or TOPS. With the help and encouragement from people in the group, he said he was able to lose more weight. Over the years, he lost more the 200 pounds.

Carmel man, once 500-plus pounds, loses weight with community support

Matthew Boober recalls the laundry list of health problems his doctor rattled off nearly 10 years ago, when the Carmel man weighed more than 500 …

National Weather Service: Thanksgiving snowstorm likely

3 hours ago CARIBOU | A forecasted winter storm has the potential to throw a wrench into …

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North Yarmouth furniture shop fined $16,000 for hazardous waste violations

4 hours ago A Sligo Road furniture restoration business has been fined $16,000 by …

Biddeford woman killed in car crash

Biddeford police said a 49-year-old woman was killed in a car crash …

Police: Woman dies, man hospitalized in Alna shooting

A man was hospitalized Saturday morning and a woman evidently took her …

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