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By Christopher Cousins on Sept. 25, 2016, at 7 a.m.
With the chips stacked against him in his challenge of fourth-term Democratic U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree, Republican Mark Holbrook is convinced there are factors lurking outside conventional wisdom that will lead to his victory.
By Ramona du Houx on Sept. 24, 2016, at 1:20 p.m.
BANGOR, ME – Joseph M. Baldacci has been selected for inclusion in the forthcoming Trademark Who’s Who Honors Edition for demonstrating dedication, leadership and professional excellence. “His compassion and expertise set the standard in the industry. He has truly dedicated himself to his profession. There is humility and personal touch …
By Tony Blasi, Sun Journal on Sept. 24, 2016, at 12:47 p.m.
It has been a football season of “almosts” and “what ifs” for the Mt. Blue Cougars.
By Nathan Fournier, Sun Journal on Sept. 24, 2016, at 12:29 p.m.
“What we look for is utilizing all of our positions to build an attack,” Camden Hills coach Meredith Messer said. “Our forwards up front with their speed — those are key players. Our midfielders as well … they do a nice job serving the ball to them.”
By Christian Sandler, Times Record on Sept. 24, 2016, at 11:50 a.m.
It has only been two weeks since their heartbreaking overtime loss to rival Mt. Ararat of Topsham, but the Brunswick High School boys soccer team is a different team.
Monday, Sept. 25, 2016: Belfast propane tank dangers, proud to support Clinton, presidential health concerns
on Sept. 24, 2016, at 9:10 a.m.
Letters for Monday, Sept. 25, 2016: Belfast propane tank dangers, proud to support Clinton, presidential health concerns
By Larry Mahoney on Sept. 24, 2016, at 8:26 a.m.
Lewiston High School senior split end-defensive back Desmond Jackson isn’t the regular Blue Devil punt returner.
By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 24, 2016, at 8:22 a.m.
Brewer and Skowhegan didn’t exactly put on a defensive clinic on Friday night, but the Witches’ Trey Wood was their best defense in the fourth quarter.
By Gordon Weil on Sept. 24, 2016, at 7:41 a.m.
There are at least four other ways of dealing with plurality elections. They are less unusual, less complicated and more transparent. They are all less costly. And they are less dangerous to real democracy.
NOTES FROM A CORNER OF THE COUNTRY
on Sept. 24, 2016, at 6:30 a.m.
Last week, there was good economic news. Maybe. The U.S. Census Bureau reported that household income had risen during 2015 by 5.7 percent. That was the first increase since 2007, the last year before the Great Recession. Women employed full-time gained somewhat more than men. Unemployment was down and millions …
on Sept. 23, 2016, at 6:08 p.m.
The 3-0 Brewer Witches, the 2015 Class B North runners-up, clash with undefeated Skowhegan (3-0) at 7 p.m.
By Stephen Betts on Sept. 23, 2016, at 4:16 p.m.
The Jackson Laboratory will receive $15 million over the next five years as part of an effort to find an effective treatment for Alzheimer’s disease.
By Jackie Farwell on Sept. 23, 2016, at 3:49 p.m.
Maine and 35 other states on Friday sued the maker of the opioid addiction treatment medication Suboxone.
on Sept. 23, 2016, at 3:47 p.m.
Ya-Who did it? For now, the question of who hacked half a billion Yahoo accounts can’t be answered. The FBI said it is working with Yahoo to figure out who’s behind the hack. Here’s what we do know — this is now considered the largest data breach in history. The hack …
By Ed Morin, MPBN on Sept. 23, 2016, at 3:12 p.m.
The National Institute on Aging is awarding $25 million to the Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor and Indiana University to support a new effort to combat Alzheimer’s disease.
on Sept. 23, 2016, at 2:45 p.m.
NAPLES, Maine — Maine Department of Transportation crews will replace two large culverts on Route 35 in the towns of Naples and Harrison beginning Monday, Sept. 26. The culvert in Naples is located just south of Arrowhead Road, while the culvert in Harrison is located just south of Cape Monday Road. …
By Targeted News Service on Sept. 23, 2016, at 2:42 p.m.
WASHINGTON — Here’s a look at how area members of Congress voted over the previous week. Along with roll call votes this week, the House also passed the GAO Mandates Revision Act, to eliminate or modify certain mandates of the Government Accountability Office; passed the Stability and Democracy for Ukraine …
on Sept. 23, 2016, at 2:38 p.m.
Tickets for the University of Maine Sports Hall of Fame induction banquet are now on sale.
By Julia Bayly on Sept. 23, 2016, at 2:15 p.m.
There was a time in the early years of Maine statehood that trees were the coin of the realm.
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on Sept. 23, 2016, at 1:13 p.m.
As we await the first presidential debate on Monday evening…the campaign that has defied explanation.