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Presque Isle resident Leo Corriveau died at age 86 as a result of a homicide that is still under investigation.

Presque Isle homicide victim, 86, remembered by family, friends

The 86-year-old man who died as a result of a homicide Saturday is being remembered as a loving father and good neighbor who enjoyed being outside.
Whitney Hand, 27, plays in the Maine Women’s Amateur golf tournament Tuesday at Penobscot Valley Country Club in Orono. Hand is thankful to be playing the game she loves again after a long struggle with heroin addiction that nearly took her life.
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How golf helped rescue a Maine woman from heroin addiction

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“I’ve come a long way. It has been very difficult. I’m just happy to be here. I was in so deep, I never thought I’d make it back,” said 27-year-old Whitney Hand.
An oil tanker in Casco Bay. Flickr photo from 2006.

No one’s keeping track of how often ships transfer fuel in Casco Bay

The agencies responsible for overseeing the refueling of ships in open water do not track how often heavy oil is transferred between vessels.
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Voters to consider proposed $25M tech school in Rockland

Voters from Waldoboro to Islesboro will get to decide whether they will approve borrowing $25 million for a new technology center.
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Pressure builds for York County GOP chairman to resign

“As of right now, we don’t know what will happen,” York County Republican Committee Vice Chairman Ed Karytko of Kennebunk said.

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Whitney Hand, 27, plays in the Maine Women’s Amateur golf tournament Tuesday at Penobscot Valley Country Club in Orono. Hand is thankful to be playing the game she loves again after a long struggle with heroin addiction that nearly took her life.
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How golf helped rescue a Maine woman from heroin addiction

“I’ve come a long way. It has been very difficult. I’m just happy to be here. I was in so deep, I never thought I’d make it back,” said 27-year-old Whitney Hand.

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Erin Parisien looks over her herd of Black Angus beef cattle at Aroostook Beef Co. with some on the ground help from one of her chickens.
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Couple gambles on beef cattle in northern Maine

Erin Parisien has the heart and soul of a gambler. Now she and her husband, Richard Nielsen, have gone all in, raising and selling beef cattle in northern Maine, and they’re betting the area’s appetite for locally produced beef will pay off.

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