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Maine (/ˈmeɪn/; French: État du Maine) is the northernmost stat...

wikipedia - 09 Nov 2016
Maine (/ˈmeɪn/; French: État du Maine) is the northernmost state in the New England region of the northeastern United States. Maine is the 39th most extensive and the 41st most populous of the U.S. states and territories. It is bordered by New Hampshire to the west, the Atlantic Ocean to the east, and the Canadian provinces of New Brunswick and Quebec to the north. Maine is the easternmost state in the contiguous United States, and the northernmost east of the Great Lakes. It is known for its jagged,
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How Maine's members of Congress voted last week

Press Herald - 24 Jun 2018
Along with roll call votes this week, the House also passed the Children's Health Insurance Program Mental Health Parity Act (H.R. 3192), to ensure access to mental health services for children under the program; the Advancing High Quality Treatment ...
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In Maine and NH, border patrol checkpoints

The Boston Globe - 23 Jun 2018
NEW YORK — For 11 hours on Wednesday, drivers who wanted to travel through a remote stretch of northern Maine were asked a simple question: Where were you born? Border Patrol agents closed off all southbound lanes of Interstate 95 north of Bangor, ...
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In Maine, industrial hemp is the crop to watch

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel - 24 Jun 2018
It's an apt expression; hemp is Maine's hot new crop after nearly a century of falling by the wayside. The kind of cannabis sativa that doesn't get you high was once a commonplace crop in New England and throughout America, used to make everything from ...
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Pre-K programs helping Maine make educational progress

Biddeford Journal Tribune - 24 Jun 2018
The State of Preschool 2017 annual report reflects that Maine pre-K served better than 39 percent of the state's 4-year-old population, above the nationwide average. Maine boosted pre-K funding by more than $1.1 million and continued to implement ...
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Hydropower line would benefit Maine

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel - 24 Jun 2018
No project, however, is without some impacts, so Mainers should be pleased about the agreement reached with western Maine rafters to endow a $22 million fund for the region, donate important recreation land, and install fiber for broadband to rural ...
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In verse: Maine places and people

Lewiston Sun Journal - 24 Jun 2018
Produced by Dennis Camire. This week's poem is by Leonore Hildebrandt, who teaches at the University of Maine at Orono and who just published “Where You Happen to Be,” by Deerbrook Editions.
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Army Corps of Engineers to fund dredging work around Maine

Miami Herald - 24 Jun 2018
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers plans to use nearly $12 million on dredging projects in Maine in the coming fiscal year. Republican U.S. Sen. Susan Collins and independent Sen. Angus King say the money will help pay for critically important dredging ...
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Body Recovered From Maine's Penobscot River in Bangor

U.S. News & World Report - 24 Jun 2018
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — The Bangor Police Department says a body has been recovered from Maine's Penobscot River. A boater reported finding the body on the city waterfront near the Joshua Chamberlain Bridge at about 2:30 p.m. Saturday. Police did not ...
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Destination: Maine; with a brief stop Friday in Dunkirk

Evening Observer - 24 Jun 2018
Sometime in the afternoon of Friday, a team of cyclists from South Bend, Ind., will arrive in Dunkirk as a part of a 12-day, 1,000-mile ride from Monroe, Mich., to Kennebunkport, Maine. Dunkirk First United Methodist Church and Fredonia Methodist ...
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Accused Berlin wife killer found dead in Rumford, Maine

The Union Leader - 23 Jun 2018
Attorney General Gordon J. MacDonald, State Police Colonel Christopher J. Wagner, and Berlin Police Chief Peter Morency announced the office of the Chief Medical Examiner in Maine will conduct an autopsy to determine the exact manner and cause of ...
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Maine wardens get new tools courtesy of Kawasaki

San Francisco Chronicle - 24 Jun 2018
GRAY, Maine (AP) — The Maine Warden Service is getting some help from the private sector in keeping waterways safe this summer. Wardens say Reggie's Kawasaki & Ski-Doo in Leeds is providing three two jet skis and an all-terrain vehicle for law ...
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Maine State Treat celebrated in Dover-Foxcroft

WABI - 24 Jun 2018
DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine. (WABI) - Thousands gathered in Downtown Dover-Foxcroft to celebrate Maine's Official State Treat. The celebration marked the 9th annual Maine Whoopie Pie Festival. More than 20 bakers, coming from all over the state, were on ...
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Maine Water installs monument honoring OOB's beloved K9 Gunther

Biddeford Journal Tribune - 24 Jun 2018
OLD ORCHARD BEACH — In late May, the Maine Water Company teamed up with the Town of Orchard Beach and the Old Orchard Beach Police. Department to pay tribute to Gunther, a loyal K9 “officer” who died unexpectedly after experiencing a sudden ...
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Maine State Police seek tips in Lebanon cold case

Biddeford Journal Tribune - 24 Jun 2018
If you have any information about the death of Frances Moulton, please contact the Maine State Police, Major Crimes Unit-South, 1 Game Farm Rd, Gray, ME 04039 or call them at 207-657-3030. You also may report information about this crime using the ...
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Two Maine exhibits zoom in on photography pioneers

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel - 24 Jun 2018
We treat photography as an accepted form of expression in the fine arts these days, but two just-opened exhibitions in southern Maine remind us that pioneers are required to establish customs and norms, and the role of the camera in the evolution of ...

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