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Charges pending for 4 who fled into woods after Newport crash

All four people in the truck ran away from the scene but were apprehended.

Pepper farmer eyes building biomass-fueled greenhouse in Maine

The development is part of Stored Solar’s broader plan for “biomass energy parks” that would bring in customers for other biomass byproducts.
Sen. Collins (right) with Joanna Russell, member of BARN Board of Directors and Executive Director of the Northeastern Workforce Development Board

Senator Collins Visits Brewer Organization that Assists Individuals Recovering from Addiction and Their Families

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Healing Light Spiritualist Church of Etna

In January, Sanford Police and the York County Sheriff’s Office assisted state and federal drug agents in the arrest of two people in the largest heroin drug bust in Maine. The combined street value of the fentanyl laced heroin seized in both Maine and Massachusetts was over $1.8 million.

Maine needs more money to investigate fentanyl deaths

Of the 378 overdose deaths in 2016, 195 were attributed to fentanyl, up from only nine in 2013.

Aroostook County power prices to dip slightly in June

Costs for residential customers in Emera Maine’s Maine Public Service district will stay basically flat through the end of 2017.

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