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Popular museum at risk of closing

Popular museum at risk of closingThe popular Maine Lighthouse Museum is at risk of closing because of severe financial problems.
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  • 8 hours, 13 minutes ago
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Three charged in connection to Bar Harbor meth lab

Three charged in connection to Bar Harbor meth labThree people have been arrested in connection with a meth lab discovered inside a Bar Harbor home on Wednesday.
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  • 14 hours, 46 minutes ago
Nation

Delta plane veers off runway in landing at LaGuardia

Delta plane veers off runway in landing at LaGuardiaOnly minor injuries were reported among the 125 passengers arriving on a flight from Atlanta.
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  • 13 hours, 12 minutes ago
Politics

Maine Senate votes down bill to name official state dog

Maine Senate votes down bill to name official state dogThe bill to name the Labrador retriever Maine's official dog will now go before the House of Representatives.
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  • 12 hours, 43 minutes ago
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Bill supports opting out of standardized tests

Bill supports opting out of standardized testsAlternative learning opportunities would be offered to student who opt-out.
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  • 9 hours, 12 minutes ago
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N.H. teen charged with selling explicit photos

N.H. teen charged with selling explicit photosPolice said a teacher discovered the teen was selling photos.
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  • 8 hours, 5 minutes ago
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Maine panel backs bill to ensure a pint of beer is 16 ounces

Maine panel backs bill to ensure a pint of beer is 16 ouncesThis bill will head to the full House and Senate.
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  • 17 hours, 52 minutes ago
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Roof collapse at Wells Public Library

Roof collapse at Wells Public LibraryThe library will be closed at least Thursday and Friday.
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  • 15 hours, 22 minutes ago
News

Plane skids off runway at LaGuardia, crashes through fence

Plane skids off runway at LaGuardia, crashes through fenceImages show the plane resting in the snow with its nose through a chain-link fence.
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  • 15 hours, 41 minutes ago
Local

Patriots decline Vince Wilfork option

Patriots decline Vince Wilfork optionVince WIlfork announced on his Twitter account Thursday morning that he will not be re-signed with the New England Patriots.
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  • 15 hours, 1 minute ago
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Greater Androscoggin Humane Society waiving cat adoption fees

Greater Androscoggin Humane Society waiving cat adoption feesGreater Androscoggin Humane Society has decided to waive their adoption fees after losing power in their cat room forcing them to cram them into other areas of the center.
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  • 18 hours, 57 minutes ago
Politics

Legislators and activists push for minimum wage increase

Legislators and activists push for minimum wage increaseA legislator from Auburn proposed raising Maine's minimum wage to $12 per hour.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
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MDOT: speed was a factor in 75 vehicle pileup

MDOT: speed was a factor in 75 vehicle pileupMaine DOT said that most drivers were going 10 miles per hour above the speed limit.
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  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
News

Thursday's Top Stories

Thursday's Top StoriesThursday's Recap 3/5/2015
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  • 20 hours, 13 minutes ago
Local

Deep snow keeping maple sugar farmers from trees

Deep snow keeping maple sugar farmers from treesThe deep snow has made it a challenge for some maple sugar farmers to access their trees.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Morning Report

MORNING STUMPER for Thursday, Mar. 5

MORNING STUMPER for Thursday, Mar. 5Where did Henry Higgins send Eliza Doolittle as a test of her speech training?
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  • 20 hours, 54 minutes ago
National News

Boston bombing trial begins

Boston bombing trial beginsThe defense said it will not dispute that Dzhokhar Tsarneav committed the crimes, but doesn't agree on the motive.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

MDEA finds suspected meth lab in Bar Habor

MDEA finds suspected meth lab in Bar Haborhis is the third meth lab MDEA has responded to this year.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
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Same puddle causes two crashes on I-95

Same puddle causes two crashes on I-95One of the drivers hydroplaned and the other lost control, said State Police.
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  • 1 day, 11 hours ago
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Head of Portland cocaine ring gets 15-year sentence

Head of Portland cocaine ring gets 15-year sentenceIn addition to his prison term, Noonan was sentenced in U.S. District Court in Portland to eight years' probation.
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  • 21 hours, 54 minutes ago
Politics

New legislative effort to target chemicals that pose risk

New legislative effort to target chemicals that pose riskThe group said Maine DEP has ignored the scientific evidence and not listed those chemicals.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Black Bears

UMaine player Wood up for choice player of the year

UMaine player Wood up for choice player of the yearYou can vote for Liz Wood until Thursday, March 5.
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  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
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Jurors hear Dube interview, testimony from fellow inmates in trial

Jurors hear Dube interview, testimony from fellow inmates in trialFormer inmate said Kyle Dube told him, Nichole Cable "looked like she needed to be killed."
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Nation Now

World's oldest person celebrates 117th birthday

World's oldest person celebrates 117th birthdayHappy Birthday, Misao Okawa!
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  • 1 day, 16 hours ago
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