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Inflatable colon to visit Waldo County General Hospital

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MoJO at The Belfast Boathouse 4/15

One of two Wagner School teams.

Hampden Destination Imagination teams fundraiser March 30

Steve White, partner in Front Street Shipyard and owner of Brooklin Boat Yard, lives in a house docked at the Front Street Shipyard in Belfast.

Maine town bans floating structures, but don’t call them houseboats

Edgecomb residents voted unanimously to adopt a temporary ban on floating structures during a special town meeting Monday. The Edgecomb Planning Board has six months to a year before it will need to consider an application for a floating structure.
Mark Haskell rides his personal watercraft on Lake St. George in Liberty in July 2005.
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Midcoast man calling it quits after decade spent fighting town’s jet ski ban

Liberty residents voted 99-36, rejecting Haskell’s request to remove Lake St. George from a list of places where personal watercrafts aren’t allowed.

Bremen woman, 72, seriously injured in midcoast crash

The woman was ejected from the vehicle through the windshield and was “seriously injured.”
The Curiosity Mars rover took this 'selfie'on the surface of Mars on May 11, 2016, before it began traversing part of the Red Planet that research scientists have named &quotBar Harbor" and which has several features named after places in the Pine Tree State.

Scientists are naming locations on Mars after iconic Maine towns, landmarks

Ogunquit Beach, Cape Elizabeth, Rockport, Isleboro, Isle au Haut and Mt. Katahdin are all locations in Maine — and now on Mars.
OxyContin, in 80 mg pills, in a 2013 file image.

Maine’s new opiate limits could be targeted in lawsuit

Two midcoast men who suffer from chronic pain informed state officials on Tuesday that they intend to sue over a new law that limits opiate prescriptions.
Rear Adm. Steve Poulin, 1st Coast Guard District commander (at podium) honors Sgt. Matt Talbot and Specialist Corrie Roberts (immediate left of Poulin) during a ceremony at the State House. Talbot and Roberts were honored for their role in stopping a runaway lobster boat in October 2015 off the coast of North Haven.

Maine Marine Patrol officers honored for stopping runaway lobster boat

Two Maine Marine Patrol officers were honored Tuesday for their attempt to rescue a distressed fisherman off North Haven in 2015.
Korean War hero Capt. Thomas Hudner.

Korean War hero, 92, coming to Maine for christening of destroyer named after him

The Korean War Medal of Honor recipient will be honored Saturday at Bath Iron Works during the christening of the destroyer bearing his name.

Maine pols push to keep late campaign contributions hidden until after elections

Last year, candidates, PACs and ballot question campaigns disclosed more than $2.6 million of spending under what’s known as 24-hour reporting.

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