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Assistant Maine Senate Majority Leader Andre Cushing of Newport

Maine ethics watchdog recommends major fine against GOP Senate whip

Staff at Maine’s ethics watchdog agency recommended Tuesday that Assistant Maine Senate Majority Leader Andre Cushing should be fined at least $11,000 after a 10-month investigation.


Maine-ly Harmony Chorus will perform Aug. 30 in Augusta.

Maine-ly Harmony to perform at Margarita’s in Augusta

An example of one canvas cot saved as part of the Vietnam Graffiti Project, which collected more than 700 pieces of history from the U.S.N.S. General Nelson M. Walker, a transport vessel that took thousands to the war in Vietnam.

Troop ship’s Vietnam War-era graffiti docks in Augusta

More than 700 items were saved from the transport vessel and now are on display at the Library of Congress, Smithsonian Institution and other museums around the county.

Family dog that fatally mauled newborn boy to be euthanized

No charges will be filed in the July 29 mauling death of an infant in Bangor, but the dog will be euthanized.

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The Old Town Coyotes celebrate after their 6-5 victory over Erskine Academy to win the Class B North title at Mansfield Stadium in Bangor on Tuesday afternoon.

Late rally lifts Old Town to second straight ‘B’ North title

Old Town broke through against Erskine starter and Mr. Baseball finalist Nate Howard in the bottom of the fourth when Austin Sheehan walked, stole second and scored when Ketch slammed his team’s first hit, a sharp single to center.
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