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Candidates for governor -- independent Eliot Cutler (from left), Democratic U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud and incumbent Republican Gov. Paul LePage -- greet each other on stage before a televised debate in Augusta on Oct. 15, 2014.

New BDN/Ipsos poll shows LePage support climbing to erase Michaud’s lead

19 mins ago PORTLAND | With the debates behind us and the home stretch of Maine’s gubernatorial campaign in sight, Democratic U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud has seen …
Kaci Hickox (pictured) and boyfriend Ted Wilbur go for a bike ride in Fort Kent Thursday. The pair were followed by a state police car. Hickox returned last week to the U.S. from West Africa, where she treated Ebola patients. She is fighting a 21-day home quarantine.

Report: LePage to back off quarantine if Kaci Hickox agrees to blood test

7 mins ago FORT KENT | The nurse at the center of a quarantine controversy stemming from her work in Ebola-stricken western Africa left her house and …
Shanna Horner O'Hea, co-owner of the Kennebunk Inn, sits on the bed in room 17. Some believe the room is haunted by the ghost of former night watchmen and poet Silas Perkins, who died in the room.

Hauntings of an inn in Kennebunk

Diane de Seversky was working the front desk at the Kennebunk Inn one summer night when a diner at the associated restaurant …

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Potential for heavy snowfall this weekend

GRAY | The beginning of November could be greeted with winter-like weather, according to …

Thomas Menino, Boston’s longest-serving mayor, dies at 71

2 hours ago BOSTON — Thomas Menino, the longest-serving mayor in Boston’s history, who led the city after …

Dedham woman struck by car while running across Main Road in Holden

A Dedham woman suffered head, hip, leg and back injuries when she …

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