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‘We won’t be able to buy food’: Immigrants fight LePage’s proposed aid cuts

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AUGUSTA | The Legislature’s budget-writing committee on Tuesday heard from scores of people opposed to Gov. Paul LePage’s proposal to eliminate welfare programs that …
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Find coffee, lunch, beer in downtown Bangor using our new tool

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Coffee Now allows you to see what downtown Bangor businesses are serving the food you’re looking for right now.
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Boy Scouts start a fire during the 25th annual Chill-Out at Camp Roosevelt in East Eddington, held Feb. 20-22.

From snow shelters to building fires, Maine Boy Scouts test winter survival skills

EDDINGTON | A year after three Boy Scouts took a wrong turn and got stuck on a sheer cliff while hiking Blackcap Mountain, requiring …

Penobscot fire chief facing sex charges

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The chief of the local fire department is facing charges he engaged …

Rockport dentist repays nearly $500,000 for improper billing

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A Rockport dentist who the federal government claimed improperly billed MaineCare has …

Rome man suffers minor injuries in Winslow rollover accident

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Traffic along the Cushman Road was slowed Wednesday morning because of a …

FairPoint losses accelerated to $43.6 million during strike

PORTLAND | The pace of FairPoint Communications’ quarterly losses accelerated during the 131-day strike …

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