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6-23 Steve Mistler
6-23 Steve Mistler

Press Herald’s Steve Mistler joins to discuss Mainers divided on welfare, and more!

Local Headlines

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LePage Wants to Sign Off on Departments’ Hiring Decisions

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Republican Gov. Paul LePage wants to have the final say on all state department hiring decisions.

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Maine Hospital Says Nurses Plan to Strike Later This Month

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Representatives for a Maine hospital say a nursing union has informed the facility that its members plan to strike.

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Man Sentenced on Fraud, Identity Theft Charges

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A man from Windham, Maine, has been sentenced to three months in prison for applying for…

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Stronger economy, cheap gas means more people on the road

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More than 40 million Americans are expected to hit the road for the long holiday weekend.

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5 ways to save money on your summer road trip

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While a domestic road trip might appear like an affordable alternative to traveling abroad, costs can easily spiral out of control.

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Campaign highlights stress of fireworks on combat veterans

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For hundreds of thousands of veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder, symptoms can be worsened by the cracks and thunder of celebratory fireworks.

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Are airlines colluding to keep fares high?

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The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating whether airlines worked together illegally to keep airfares high by signaling plans to limit flights.