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Democratic nominee for governor Mike Michaud and Hillary Clinton stand hand in hand at the podium during a political rally on Friday at Scarborough High School.

Hillary Clinton says Michaud is solution to ‘mess’ created by LePage

SCARBOROUGH | Hillary Clinton on Friday told a crowd of more than 1,000 supporters at Scarborough High School that if they wanted to ensure …
Justin Davis body surfs down the Kenduskeag Stream Thursday in Bangor. &quotWe go out whenever the water comes up," said Davis. &quotWhen the water comes up, it brings the magic."

Thrill seekers enjoy body boarding Kenduskeag Stream after heavy rain

BANGOR | The threat of a Nor’easter kept many Mainers inside the last few days. But two thrill seekers braved the elements to enjoy …
The story of Catherine's Hill is about a woman who was in a vehicle accident with her boyfriend and was decapitated. People say her spirit haunts Black's Woods between Franklin and Cherryfield on Route 182.

A frightful drive on Route 182

Even if there was no local folklore or incidents of car crashes both major and minor, the winding stretch of Route 182 that bridges Hancock …

Police-involved shooting in Lewiston

19 mins ago A man shot by police officers Friday night in Lewiston after he …

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We shouldn’t overreact to Ebola as infection risk is infinitesimally small

After many months of complacency, it is reassuring to see the international community and U.S. …

As more Maine parents reject vaccines, public health experts consider a new pitch

Kelly Marshall’s son was just a baby five years ago when news coverage about a …

Which ancestor would you cook for?

3 hours ago What a great pair of questions Skip Gates posed to Tom Colicchio, one of three …

‘Lucky to be alive’: Lubec man rescued after skiff capsizes

A Lubec man was rescued Thursday after his small aluminum skiff capsized …

Iran hangs woman convicted of killing alleged rapist

3 hours ago DUBAI — A 26-year-old Iranian woman convicted of murdering a man she accused of trying …

Over 10,000 people infected by Ebola; Mali to keep border with Guinea open despite death

BAMAKO — Mali will not close its border with neighboring Guinea after a 2-year-old girl …


Emily Yoffe

Dear Prudence: Do I have to give candy to poor kids?

Dear Prudence, I live in one of the wealthiest neighborhoods in the country, but on one of the more “modest” streets — mostly doctors and …


Aaron Baker of Glenburn poses with his first deer, a button buck he shot while hunting with his father, David Baker. The duo had an unsuccessful Youth Deer Day, but cashed in a couple of days later.

Rainy week may lead to Youth Deer Day success stories

For the past dozen years, Maine’s youth hunters have kicked off deer season by heading into the woods on a special day set aside for …

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