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Posted inSports

Accomplishments warm chilly Husson commencement

BANGOR, Maine – Marching to the skirling sounds of the Anah Highlanders bagpipe band, 362 chilly Husson College students filed onto the baseball field at the Winkin Athletic Complex on Saturday morning to receive their college degrees. About 2,500 friends and family members filled the metal bleachers to take photographs and cheer on the graduates.

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Maine campuses send forth graduates

ORONO, Maine – University of Maine commencement speaker Doug Hall on Saturday challenged about 1,860 new graduates to lead a revolution against the failed policies of their parents’ generation. POLL: Did you participate in your high school and-or college graduation ceremonies?

Posted inPolitics

Snowe secures third term in U.S. Senate

U.S. Sen. Olympia Snowe easily outpaced her two opponents on Election Day, racking up 73 percent of the vote and securing a third term.According to unofficial results compiled by the Bangor Daily News, the Republican incumbent pulled away from Democrat Jean Hay Bright of Dixmont, who had 21 percent of the vote. Independent William Slavick […]