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Senate Assistant Majority Leader Andre Cushing, R-Newport

Ethics commission votes to investigate Cushing, fine progressive group

Maine Republican Party attorney Josh Tardy said Cushing “is looking forward to fully cooperating” with the investigation.
This city block on Exchange Street, which was for sale for $1.95 million, was sold on Wednesday, Oct. 26, to ANM Properties. Terms of the sale were not disclosed.

Six Bangor buildings sold in one blockbuster package

The last large block of downtown buildings left underused since the 1990s is in the hands of a new owner who closed on the purchase of six Exchange Street buildings on Wednesday, officials said.
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University student Rachel Renken (left) and state biologist Danielle D'Auria get ready to release the first great blue heron heron caught and equipped with a transmitter this spring in Orrington for Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife heron research program. Students from Haworth Academic Center in Bangor named the Heron "Snark," named after the Lewis Carroll poem, “Hunting of the Snark."

Biologists lose track of Maine great blue heron, then find it in Haiti

This is the first year Maine has tracked the movement of great blue herons by GPS transmitters.

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