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Gov. Paul LePage

Lawmaker says LePage reaching out to job creators but not job seekers

By Eric Russell on Nov. 02, 2011, at 5:20 p.m.
Kestrel Aircraft Co., whose planes can be seen in the foreground, has long been promoted as one of the centerpieces of the Brunswick Naval Air Station revitalization.

Officials explore tapping Saddleback program for Kestrel funding

By Beth Brogran, Times Record on Oct. 27, 2011, at 2:19 p.m.
Executive Protection Unit Detective Gerald Coleman and Gov. Paul LePage help unload food donated by Occupy Augusta, a political group that protests corporate greed and other issues.

Occupy Augusta members donate to LePage’s food drive

By Heather Steeves on Oct. 22, 2011, at 3:33 p.m.
Gov. Paul LePage

Job training boards spend only 20% of funds on job training, LePage says

By Eric Russell on Oct. 07, 2011, at 5:24 p.m.

As leftover bond proposals get another look, will the state consider more borrowing?

By Eric Russell on Sept. 26, 2011, at 8:08 p.m.
This shuttered paper mill in East Millinocket and the one in Millinocket were purchased by New Hampshire investor Cate Street Capital on Friday, Sept.16.

It’s official: NH investor buys 2 Katahdin region paper mills

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Sept. 16, 2011, at 9:38 p.m.
This shuttered paper mill in East Millinocket and the one in Millinocket were due to be purchased by New Hampshire investor Cate Street Capital on Friday, Sept.16.

Final purchase details for Katahdin paper mills being set

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Sept. 16, 2011, at 11:44 a.m.
The East Milloinocket paper mill is seen at night in February.

LePage optimistic that Katahdin mills will restart

By Nick Sambides Jr. on Sept. 14, 2011, at 4:22 p.m.

14-year-old billiards champ beats LePage

The Associated Press on Aug. 19, 2011, at 12:46 p.m.

LePage working with legislators on emergency bath salts bill

By Eric Russell on Aug. 18, 2011, at 11:53 a.m.
Lawrence E. Dwight Jr.

Assault case against Maine political activist dismissed

By Staff, Sun Journal on Aug. 17, 2011, at 5:42 p.m.

LePage says political antics in Washington have cost Americans

By Eric Russell on Aug. 06, 2011, at 12:42 p.m.

LePage meets with Portland mayor, blasts press in wake of alleged comments

By Eric Russell on July 28, 2011, at 6:45 p.m.
The first three panels of artist Judy Taylor's labor mural that Gov. Paul LePage had removed from the Maine Department of Labor offices in Augusta.

Fight over labor mural removal by LePage not over yet

By Eric Russell on July 16, 2011, at 2:26 p.m.

Environmental group accuses LePage of stalling BPA ban

By Meg Haskell on July 11, 2011, at 6:23 p.m.

‘Bath salts’ ban takes effect; state’s top cop seeks to halt drug’s march into Maine

By Mal Leary, Capitol News Service on July 06, 2011, at 4:54 p.m.
Supporters of an effort to allow table games such as blackjack and poker at Bangor’s Hollywood Slots on Tuesday agreed to give voters in Penobscot County — not just the city of Bangor — the final word on the matter.

County, not just city, must approve table games at Hollywood Slots

By Eric Russell on June 28, 2011, at 7:56 p.m.

State lawmakers headed home but only for 12 days

By Kevin Miller on June 16, 2011, at 9:32 p.m.

House sustains LePage’s 1st veto

The Associated Press on June 02, 2011, at 11:18 a.m.
Ron Richardson of Sebec, an employee of the Sargent Corporation, uses a compactor to grade the outside of the soon-to-be-completed Advanced Nanocomposites in Renewable Energy Laboratory at the University of Maine in Orono on Friday, May 13, 2011. Once completed later this summer, the laboratory will boast the longest wind testing floor in the U.S. The large black panels on the south side of the building (seen in the background of the photo) are air solar collectors to help heat the interior of the building during the cold months.

LePage administration questions feasibility of offshore wind power

By Jamison Cocklin on May 31, 2011, at 9:36 p.m.