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Incoming University of Southern Maine President Harvey Kesselman shakes hands with Max Yankura, 18, of Owls Head on the Gorham campus during orientation activities. Yankura, who plans on studying history in the fall, attended with his mother, Jessica Weatherbee (right).
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Key to boosting USM enrollment may be transfers, grad students

PORTLAND | Although incoming University of Southern Maine President Harvey Kesselman isn’t officially scheduled to start the job until July, he already has become …

‘It’s tradition’: Group aims to spark next generation of harness racing

BANGOR | Laurie MacKenzie of Plymouth has been involved in the harness racing industry her whole life. Her husband, Gerald “Butch” MacKenzie Jr., was …
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The top 20 four-year colleges and universities that added the highest value to their graduates' future earnings.

What colleges will increase your career earnings the most?

If you’re saving for your children’s higher education, have you ever wondered how various colleges could influence their future earnings? Or if you’re in college or …

Auburn woman dies in Wells car crash

Wells police were called to the scene of a motor vehicle accident …

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Baltimore rallies in hope after police charged

BALTIMORE — Thousands of people took to the streets of Baltimore on Saturday as anger …



When I met Nixon at a rest stop and and talked baseball

Some time ago, a friend from South Portland sent me a collection of historical political articles. One of the pieces included a 1983 interview with President …

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