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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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Outdoors in Maine: The legend of unsung hero 'Uncle Tim'

Lewiston Sun Journal - 18 Aug 2018
Uncle Tim Pollard was a game warden's game warden. At least that's the impression you'll get if you read a tattered, faded clipping of an article from the Maine Sunday Telegram circa 1926. At that time he was the longest-serving game warden in Maine ...
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Agency Considers Altering Wilderness Zoning Rules In Maine

Maine Public - 18 Aug 2018
Catherine Johnson from the Natural Resources Council of Maine questions whether there's a zoning problem that demands a solution. Patrick Strauch, of the Maine Forest Products Council, said the proposed changes don't go far enough to encourage ...
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Canadian Company Ditches Plans For Large Pot Grow In Maine

Maine Public - 18 Aug 2018
The Bangor Daily News reports that Vancouver-based C21 investments pulled the plug on the deal because of rules imposed by the Maine Legislature. But the newspaper said the property's owner, Kevin Dean, is also linked to a federal marijuana-trafficking ...
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Maine Community Health Centers Awarded $1.4 M In Grants

Maine Public - 18 Aug 2018
Darcy Shargo, CEO the Maine Primary Care Association, says the grants recognize the contributions the health centers are making to quality health care, “and to hopefully driving down costs as a result as well. But also as continuing investment for them ...
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Conservation group to file new complaint over Maine's solar rules

Bangor Daily News - 19 Aug 2018
The head of the Conservation Law Foundation in Maine says the Maine Supreme Court's decision not to take up a case involving a new solar rule could affect home solar use in the state. The Supreme Court justices dismissed the case Thursday, saying that ...
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Maine unemployment at 3 percent in July

Lewiston Sun Journal - 18 Aug 2018
Maine's preliminary, seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for July was 3 percent, up slightly from 2.9 percent for June and down from 3.5 percent in July 2017, the state Department of Labor said. The number of unemployed job-seekers in Maine declined ...
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Sen. King represents Maine

Lewiston Sun Journal - 19 Aug 2018
Politics has taken an unpleasant turn. It has become “them” or “us.” If this were a marriage, there would be a divorce. No union can work without discussion and compromise. November offers voters a chance to keep those in office who work for Maine.
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Central Maine business briefs

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel - 18 Aug 2018
JAY — On Saturday, August 11th, OTIS Federal Credit Union held a car wash and yard sale to raise money for the Maine Credit Unions' Campaign for Ending Hunger. Twelve employees, as well as a member of the credit union's board of directors and a ...
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Dump truck hits Maine Turnpike overpass

WGME - 17 Aug 2018
YORK (WGME) -- A dump truck hit a Maine Turnpike overpass Friday morning. The Maine Turnpike Authority says a dump truck traveling in the northbound lane at mile 12 in York hit the Clay Hill Road overpass around 7 a.m.. Engineers assessed the damage ...
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The Salty Owl

Down East - 18 Aug 2018
Last year, Erin and Casey Dominguez were living in Phoenix, Arizona, and searching for seasonal food-service gigs on the midcoast so they could spend the summer in Maine. “We thought we were just going to be up here for the season and were going to ...
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Charges dropped against Maine man in fatal boat crash

Bangor Daily News - 18 Aug 2018
ALFRED, Maine — Charges have been dropped against a Maine boat operator whose twin brother was killed in a 2016 crash on Mousam Lake in Shapleigh. The York County District Attorney's Office dropped all charges against 33-year-old Jonathan Beattie, ...
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Even in Tough Time, Festival Goers to Boogie for Blueberries

U.S. News & World Report - 18 Aug 2018
UNION, Maine (AP) — Maine is celebrating one of its smallest and most beloved agricultural products, the wild blueberry. The Union Fair & Maine Wild Blueberry Festival is taking place in Union from Saturday to April 25. The event centers on the wild ...

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