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Independent Governor Candidate Cutler Cuts Ads

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Independent Maine gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler is reducing his budget for television advertising in the week leading up to the election.

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Maine’s High Court Denies Fast Appeal in Bear Case

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The Maine Supreme Judicial Court is denying an animal rights group's request for an expedited appeal in its case against the state's Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife.

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Health Care Professionals Back Quarantined Nurse

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A group of Maine health professionals is criticizing the state's protocols for health care professionals who've treated Ebola patients.

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Maine Heating Prices Continue to Fall

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine officials say the price of heating oil in the state dropped 8 cents this week, continuing a downward trend in the price of fuel.

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Maine Ski Area Going Solar

A Maine skiing area will soon unveil 803 solar-electric panels it says will offset 70 percent of its electricity use.

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Nurse Defies Ebola Quarantine in Maine

A nurse who promised to defy Maine's quarantine for health care workers who've treated Ebola patients has left her home again

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Minot Man Gets 12 Years for Arson Rampage

AUBURN, Maine (AP) A Minot man who went on a rampage last year, setting fire to his home and his…

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Showdown Imminent Over Nurse’s Quarantine

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — State officials are seeking a judge's permission to require quarantine for a nurse who's vowed to defy Maine's request for self-isolation after treating Ebola patients in West Africa.

GENERIC MONEY LARGE

Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty To Embezzling Employers

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A bookkeeper has pleaded guilty to stealing almost $1 million from two former employers in Maine and New Hampshire.

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Mom, Daughter, Plead Guilty In Cemetery Rammings

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A mother and daughter who rammed each other's cars in a Monmouth cemetery, knocking over several headstones, have both pleaded guilty to criminal mischief.

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Orono Man Gets 15 Years For Sexual Abuse Of Boys

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — An Orono man charged with sexually abusing several young boys over a period of years has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

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Brunswick Woman Gets 20 Months For Embezzling

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Brunswick woman who embezzled more than $365,000 from a Wiscasset nonprofit where she worked has been sentenced to 20 months in prison.

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66-Year-Old Mainer Pleads Guilty To Bank Robbery

BANGOR, Maine (AP) - A 66-year-old Maine man police say claimed to have a grenade and a gun when he robbed a Hallowell bank in June has pleaded guilty.

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