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U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell (left) and Lucas St. Clair of Elliotsville Plantation Inc. paddle on the East Branch of the Penobscot River in the new Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument on Saturday, Aug. 27, 2016.
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Trump, LePage actions threaten Maine’s national monument

Trump’s order is not expected to change monument designations immediately.
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'An amazing, amazing food:' A Maine man's mission to preserve native flint corn

“This is not a commercial venture on my part. It’s a restoration of a staple food to this region that was just an amazing, amazing food.”

Muslim Portlander says former boss taunted her with pork before firing her

A Portland woman claims she was harassed by fellow employees and ultimately fired from her job at Aaron’s because she is Muslim.
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Bowdoinham sees series of possible rabies cases

“There’s something going on,” Bowdoinham Animal Control Officer Cliff Daigle said Friday. “I’m not saying it’s rabies. Maybe it’s distemper.”

Wheaton College freshman killed in hammer-throw accident at track meet

Ethan Roser, a 19-year-old freshman from the Cincinnati area, was volunteering at the Wheaton, Illinois, meet when he was struck at about 4:15 p.m.

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