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A person signs a petition that is related to &quotAn Act to Allow Slot Mchines or a Casino in York County" on Oct. 19 in Bangor.

After flurry of campaigns, Maine lawmakers will consider restricting citizen initiatives

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Some lawmakers are looking to raise the bar to get questions on the ballot, which now requires signatures equaling the number of 10 percent of voters in the past gubernatorial election — or about 61,000 now. But it will face opposition from some Democrats and activists.
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Mother, son in serious condition following Skowhegan house fire

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A mother and her son are in serious condition after fire swept through their mobile home in Skowhegan on Friday night.

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