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Capt. Steven Morin, commander of the 136th Engineer Company, based in Lewiston, stands in front of about 70 soldiers in his unit in this 2013 file photo.

Maine National Guard’s 136th Engineer Company’s Kuwait deployment canceled

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AUGUSTA | A scheduled deployment to Kuwait in the spring of 2016 for members of the Maine National Guard’s 136th Engineer Company has been …
Peter Pitcher drills a hole for ice fishing  on Moosehead Lake near Rockwood.
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Ice anglers get a long season, but open-water fishing will be spotty

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According to Maine tradition, Wednesday, April 1, will mark the beginning of open-water fishing season. According to Mother Nature — and at least one fisheries …
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Are your kids getting high with Burt’s Bees lip balm?

Welcome to the latest edition of “Kids these days are using (insert seemingly innocuous substance here) to get high!” A Nashville television station recently reported …

Police investigate ‘water dumping’ welfare scam in Maine

NORWAY | A welfare scam known as “water dumping” is abusing taxpayer dollars and …
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Faculty considers Pledge of Allegiance changes in South Portland

The faculty leadership team at South Portland High School was expected …

About 2,800 Emera Maine customers to get credit from bankrupt power provider

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PORTLAND | About 2,800 Emera Maine customers who bought electricity supply from the company …

Fire extinguished after students evacuated from Whitefield Elementary School

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A fire at Whitefield Elementary School Friday afternoon led officials to evacuate …

Man who died at Sunday River remembered as ‘upbeat,’ ‘enthusiastic’

NEWRY | CBS 13 has new information about a skier who died on an …

Portland police investigating suspicious device

Portland police say they are investigating a suspicious device in a mailbox …

AARP Maine officials warn of computer virus phone scam

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PORTLAND | Officials with AARP Maine are making the public aware of a phone …

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Are your kids getting high with Burt’s Bees lip balm?

Welcome to the latest edition of “Kids these days are using (insert seemingly innocuous substance here) to get high!” A Nashville television station recently reported …

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