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Governor Paul LePage

LePage commutes 17 prisoner sentences

On Friday afternoon, LePage commuted the sentences of 17 prisoners who the Department of Corrections deemed to be “lower-risk offenders,” according to a statement from the governor’s office.
Bonnie, the 9-year-old West Highland white terrier who has been the focus of a two-week search, is shown before the bath and haircut she received after being located late Friday morning.

Two-week search for missing dog has a happy ending

Despite being tired and in badly need of a bath and haircut, Bonnie otherwise was none the worse for wear.
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One person dead, two injured in South Thomaston crash

Alcohol is believed to be a factor in the crash.

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Homestead

PAJAMAS, BOOKS, AND CHICKENS

5 strange but fascinating facts about your backyard chickens

I do spend quite a bit of my time reading research about chickens and telling stories to anyone who will listen about chicken behaviors I observe. Maybe I’m a little bit obsessed with chickens, but they are fascinating.

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Plan the perfect summer party with these recipes

Spend less time planning your summer party and more time enjoying it with this list of recipes that are perfect for barbecues, picnics, graduations or family reunions.

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