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Teenager Charged with Homicide in Troy Man’s Death

Maine state police say they've charged a 16-year-old boy with murder in the death of a Troy man last month.

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Maine House Backs Bill to Block Future Keno Plans

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) The Maine House is supporting a bill that would prevent Gov. Paul LePage’s administration from introducing keno…

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Maine House GOP Leader Proposes Overhaul of Energy Office

A bill backed by the top Republican in the House and Gov. Paul LePage would create a Maine energy commissioner and give the governor the power to nominate the head of an independent agency that helps residents cut their energy bills.

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Maine School Faculty Favors New Optional Pledge Proposal

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Faculty members at a Maine high school say they agree with a student proposal that…

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Maine Gov. LePage Vetoes First 3 Bills of His 2nd Term

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Republican Gov. Paul LePage has vetoed a handful of bills that deal with taxes in Maine.…

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Driver Dies in Collision in Lincolnville, Maine

Authorities say a man has died after his car crossed over into oncoming traffic and collided with a car in Lincolnville, Maine.

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Eliot Cutler to Lead New Graduate Center for UMaine System

Former independent gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler will lead a new center designed to boost enrollment and strengthen graduate and professional programs in the University of Maine System.

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Maine Natural Gas Seeks Rate Increase

Maine Natural Gas is seeking a rate increase as part of a proposed three-year plan that could drive customers' bills up by nearly $50 per month by 2018.

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Police: Woman Runs Over Boyfriend After Sex Assault Try

NOBLEBORO, Maine (AP) - Police say a Nobleboro woman ran over her boyfriend with her car because she caught him trying to sexually assault her 12-year-old niece.

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Mainers Still Ice Fishing, But Time To Pack Up Shacks

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine wildlife officials say it's time to pack up the ice fishing shacks for the spring.

GENERIC MONEY LARGE

Ex-Bookkeeper Allegedly Embezzles From Winslow VFW Post

WINSLOW, Maine (AP) - A former bookkeeper for Winslow's Veterans of Foreign Wars Post and the post's Ladies Auxiliary has been accused of stealing more than $9,000 from the organizations.

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New Hampshire Man Imprisoned For Seeking Sex With Maine Teen

BANGOR, Maine (AP) - A 43-year-old New Hampshire man who traveled to Maine to have sex with what he thought was a 13-year-old girl has been sentenced to more than three years in federal prison.

GENERIC BEER MUG

2 Maine Breweries Make Craft Beer Top 50 List

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Two Maine breweries have made the list of Top 50 craft breweries based on volume produced.

GENERIC PARENTS

DHHS: Maine Needs More Foster, Adoptive Parents

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - The Maine Department of Health and Human Services is warning of a shortage of foster and adoptive homes.

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