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Gov. Paul LePage

LePage casts doubt on debates, says he won’t appear on stage with Michaud

AUGUSTA | Republican Gov. Paul LePage cast doubt on this election season’s gubernatorial debates Monday when he said he would not appear on stage …
Eliot Cutler listens while Ned Muskie, son late Maine environmental icon Ed Muskie, endorses Cutler for governor in Portland on Monday.

Cutler enlists Ed Muskie’s son, former staffer to tout his environmental record

PORTLAND | The son of the late Maine environmental icon Ed Muskie came to Maine on Monday to reiterate his support for independent Eliot …
Warren Caruso

Support for education sought from Bangor-area candidates

The associations representing school boards and superintendents have a clear message for the candidates running for state office: “There has to be …
Gov. Paul LePage

LePage bets GOP will take Maine House in 2014

YORK | A forceful Gov. Paul LePage faced the Portsmouth Herald’s editorial board Thursday, saying flatly he does not want the newspaper’s endorsement for …
Democratic gubernatorial candidate and U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud speaks with reporters Friday at the Portland International Jetport.

Mike Michaud, Maine Republicans clash in crude lyric controversy

PORTLAND | Democratic gubernatorial candidate and U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud on Friday criticized the Maine Republican Party for what he called “dirty, gutter politics,” …
Sharon Leahy-Lind, director of the Maine Center for Disease Control's Division of Local Public Health, sent a complaint of discrimination to the Maine Human Rights Commission alleging, among other things, that her bosses ordered her to destroy documents.

‘Maybe you shouldn’t have talked to the newspapers’: Second plaintiff added to federal whistleblower lawsuit against Maine CDC officials

A second employee is suing the Maine Center for Disease Control. A federal court judge ruled Friday that office manager Katie Woodbury can join the …
Eliot Cutler

Cutler touts endorsements of Republican business owners, says momentum growing

PORTLAND | Independent candidate Eliot Cutler on Friday appeared with GOP business owners who bucked their party to support him in this year’s gubernatorial …
Anne Lichtenwalner, the director of the University of Maine Animal Health Laboratory, looks at a tissue sample from moose muscle on Thursday at her office at the University of Maine in Orono.

UMaine’s Cooperative Extension asks voters for $8 million to research pests

Editor’s note: This is one of a series of articles examining the bond questions that will appear on the Nov. 4 ballot in Maine. Question …
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