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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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Crime in Maine declines for 6th year in a row

Press Herald - 18 Oct 2018
The number of crime reports in Maine dropped in 2017, marking the sixth straight year of decline, the state Department of Public Safety said Thursday. Since 2012, overall crime rates in Maine have fallen nearly 47 percent, according to the most recent ...
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Maine Psychiatric Hospital Set to Regain US Funding

U.S. News & World Report - 18 Oct 2018
A Maine psychiatric hospital that lost its federal certification and funding five years ago has been found to be in "substantial compliance" with all conditions needed to participate in Medicare. Oct. 18, 2018, at 9:35 a.m.. Maine Psychiatric Hospital ...
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Maine System Bans Professor Behind Anti-Kavanaugh Course

Inside Higher Ed - 18 Oct 2018
Susan Feiner, a retired professor of women's and gender studies at the University of Southern Maine who offered students a “pop-up” course for credit to protest the nomination of now-Justice Brett Kavanaugh to the U.S. Supreme Court, has been barred ...
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Maine news you need to know for Thursday

Bangor Daily News - 18 Oct 2018
Pat's Pizza, to be specific, the iconic Maine pizza chain that was founded in Orono in 1931. Although they now live on opposite ends of the state — Clark in Bangor and Grondin in Cumberland — with 17 Pat's Pizza locations between Portland and Presque ...
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Jersey, Maine senators keep doing us proud

Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel - 18 Oct 2018
Other than knowing his way around a Taylor ham, egg and cheese sandwich, Booker is my second favorite senator doing “the people's work,” be it in Jersey or Maine. Both conduct himself with dignity and courage in the midst of the unparalleled maelstrom ...
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Why a Maine island community is switching to single-sort recycling

Bangor Daily News - 18 Oct 2018
Despite some towns in Maine dropping their recycling programs because of skyrocketing costs, a Maine island community is upgrading and streamlining its recycling process by offering single-sort recycling. Vinalhaven is the latest town in Maine to ...
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How Maine can better prepare students for good jobs

Bangor Daily News - 18 Oct 2018
We hear it everywhere in Maine: Businesses have a hard time finding the workers they need. If communities are to thrive economically, they need to be able to attract new businesses and help established businesses flourish by providing the workforce ...
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Bar Harbor Councilors Approve Lease For Ferry Terminal

Maine Public - 18 Oct 2018
The council voted 7-0 Tuesday to allow the town manager to sign a lease agreement with Atlantic Fleet Services, a Bar Harbor-based agent for Bay Ferries Ltd. Bay Ferries operates The Cat ferry, which makes trips between Maine and Nova Scotia.
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24 hours. 17 Pat's Pizza locations. 2 determined Maine men.

Bangor Daily News - 18 Oct 2018
Going to college at the University of Maine in Orono, Matt Clark and Matt Grondin bonded over their shared love of things like hip-hop, baseball and pizza. Pat's Pizza, to be specific, the iconic Maine pizza chain that was founded in Orono in 1931 ...
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Maine Psychiatric Hospital Deemed Compliant for Medicare

U.S. News & World Report - 17 Oct 2018
The Maine Department of Health and Human Services said Wednesday it received notification of compliance following a survey of Riverview Psychiatric Center conducted by the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The hospital is located in ...
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Power sellers overcharged Maine customers by $16 million last year

Bangor Daily News - 17 Oct 2018
Maine home power customers could collectively have saved $16 million on electricity last year by going with the standard power rate instead of buying electricity from private suppliers who aggressively market their plans in ways regulators have on ...

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