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Fort Kent Police Chief Tom Pelletier returns to his car after unsuccessfully trying to reach Kaci Hickox and Ted Wilbur Friday at their home in Fort Kent.

After Kaci Hickox wins court reprieve, LePage says he doesn’t trust her

17 mins ago FORT KENT | A District Court judge will not allow state health officials to prevent nurse Kaci Hickox from entering public places or restrict …

‘A vanishing breed’: Downtown Bangor’s Best Bib & Tucker shutting down as owners retire

Inside the Best Bib & Tucker store at 115 Main St. in Bangor’s historic downtown, there’s no cash register at the checkout …

6 Maine ghost stories to tell in the dark

From Kennebunk to Damariscotta, Skowhegan to Harpswell, and even into the woods of Randolph and on the roads of Maine, stories of haunted happenings can be found in every corner of the Pine Tree State.

Maine State Police detectives scour Newport area where woman’s skeleton was found in 1977

2 hours ago A team of cold case detectives on Friday was looking for evidence …

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Moody’s Diner co-owner accused of discriminating against employee based on religion

1 hour ago WALDOBORO | A Maine Human Rights Commission investigator reported finding reasonable grounds to believe …

Repairs to Gray bridge to result in turnpike traffic stoppages

2 hours ago Bridge construction in Gray will result in frequent traffic stoppages on the …

Waterville police investigating series of car burglaries

2 hours ago Local police are investigating a rash of car burglaries that occurred in …
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A few more ghostly stories from around Maine


 Incumbent Republican Gov. Paul LePage (left) speaks with Democratic U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud before the start of a televised debate in Augusta on Wednesday night.

How the BDN came down on the 2014 ballot

No on Question 1 This question, put on the ballot by the Humane Society of the United States and Mainers for Fair Bear Hunting, seeks …

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