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Co missioner George Gervais will be attending the official opening of the revitalized and Historic Sanford Mill.  Founded in 1867, this mill has served as the iconic center of downtown Sanford, employing thousands of Mainers.  The mill closed in 1955 after the textile depression costing more than 3500 local jobs.  For decades the mill sat in disrepair; until now!  

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Kennebec County Man Gets 15 Years for Rape of Young Girl

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A Kennebec County man will serve 15 years in prison for the rape of a girl under the age of 14.

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Maine Construction Company Owner Must Pay $405K in Fines

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The 1st U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals is ordering the owner of Maine construction companies to pay $405,000 for violating federal occupational safety standards.

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Sen. Collins to Announce Vote on Iran Deal After Labor Day

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Sen. Susan Collins of Maine is the lone GOP senator yet to say how she's going to vote on the Iran nuclear deal negotiated by the U.S. and other countrie

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Buzz Aldrin wants to colonize Mars

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The second man to walk on the moon is pushing for a Mars settlement by 2040.

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U.S. vaccination rates high, but pockets of unvaccinated pose risk

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The vast majority of U.S. kindergarten-age children are vaccinated against preventable diseases but sizable pockets of unprotected children still exist, posing a public health threat, according to a government study.

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Eying volatile markets, Obama urges Congress to pass budget

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President Barack Obama on Thursday urged the Congress to avoid contributing to global economic uncertainty and quickly pass a budget before a deadline at the end of September to prevent a government shutdown.

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A decade after Katrina, Bourbon Street is rocking again

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When the hurricane made landfall on Aug. 29, 2005, it would go on to become the costliest storm in U.S. history.