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Maine's independent U.S. senator says he's attempting to fix a conflict in federal law that creates a burden for recipients of disability benefits. Sen. Angus... [Read More]
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Police in Maine say a groundhog that attacked a dog has tested positive for rabies. WGME-TV reports the groundhog charged at a dog near its owner's home... [Read More]
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Gov. Paul LePage tweeted Tuesday that he sent letters the day before to gubernatorial candidates Attorney General Janet Mills and Treasurer Terry Hayes asking them... [Read More]
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An attorney says Maine Republican Gov. Paul LePage's administration will release more than $1 million in public campaign funding that the governor held up by... [Read More]
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Maine wardens say a boat hit a woman swimming on Damariscotta Lake and killed her. The Maine Warden Service says 32-year-old Kristen McKellar was swimming... [Read More]
A group linked to Democratic mega-donors has given half a million dollars to a union-backed organization hoping to influence this year's state elections, according to... [Read More]
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Republican Sen. Susan Collins says the money is going to Front Street Shipyard in Belfast from the U.S. Department of Transportation's Maritime Administration's Small Shipyard... [Read More]
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Headlines from Augusta as lawmakers consider dozens of vetoes along with bonds and bills that have been held up by politics. [Read More]
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The Maine Loon Count is taking place on July 21. It's the 35th anniversary of the count, which seeks to quantify the number of mature... [Read More]
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Moody won an outright majority of the vote, making him the winner of his primary. [Read More]
Ranked-choice voting will be used again in November for the general election. [Read More]
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Winners may not be announced until sometime next week. [Read More]
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The Legislature's appropriations and financial affairs committee moved unanimously Monday to send the package to lawmakers. The panel previously moved forward on a $26 million... [Read More]
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DHHS Commissioner Ricker Hamilton argues that the order violates the Maine Constitution's separation of powers. [Read More]
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Maine's rate last school year was more than twice the national average of 1.8 percent. [Read More]
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Elvers are currently selling for nearly $2,400 per pound at the docks. [Read More]
A would-be Republican candidate is disqualified from running for U.S. Senate in Maine over evidence of invalid signatures on his ballot petition. [Read More]
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Maine's U.S. senators differ over President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from the Iran nuclear deal. [Read More]
Officials in an old mill town in Maine hope a new municipal position will help boost their local economy. [Read More]
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A sudden late-night stalemate in the Maine Legislature left dozens of bills in limbo as lawmakers adjourned —including funding for the state's public schools. [Read More]
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