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In Eastern Maine Medical Center's trauma rooms, pediatric internist Dr. George Payne (hand on left), trauma surgeon Dr. Joan Pellegrini (left) and trauma coordinator Pret Bjorn discuss the Bangor hospital's teletrauma videoconferencing system.

Doctors, safety experts blast bill to overturn Maine seat belt law

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AUGUSTA | A bill that would lift the requirement that adults wear seat belts in Maine encountered head-on resistance Friday from advocates who argued …

Watch rookie musher’s first time taking sled dogs on run

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FORT KENT | The 2015 Can-Am Crown International Sled Dog Races is happening in northern Maine this weekend. Mushers from around the United States …
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Lobster lay in a crate at the Stonington Lobster Co-op dock in this August 2014 file photo.

Price surge pushes Maine lobster catch value to all-time high

Maine’s lobster catch brought in an estimated $456.9 million to fishermen in 2014, an all-time high that was driven by the largest one-year increase in …

7-month sentence for child sex assaults spurs midcoast movement

APPLETON | A seven-month jail sentence imposed this week for a man convicted of …

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Ice cream shop wins spot on Nubble peninsula in York

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Come Memorial Day and warmer weather, residents and tourists alike will be …

Shaw’s fights Teamsters’ effort to unionize Maine pharmacists

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PORTLAND | Shaw’s Supermarkets is fighting an effort by the Teamsters union to organize …

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