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Maine Says Pro-Marijuana Group can Collect Signatures

Maine state officials say a pro-marijuana group can collect signatures to try to get a question about legalization of the drug on the ballot in November 2016.

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Democrats to Hold Town Hall Meeting on Budget in Scarborough

Maine's House Speaker and Senate Democratic leader are preparing to visit Scarborough to discuss their tax overhaul plan with residents.

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Police: Meth Lab Found In Standish Home With 5 Children

STANDISH, Maine (AP) Police responding to reports of a disturbance at a Standish home arrested two people after finding evidence of methamphetamine manufacturing in the home in which five children were living.

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Paris Police Chief Apologizes For OUI Arrest

PARIS, Maine (AP) Paris Police Chief Michael Madden has apologized to the town's Board of Selectmen for his drunken driving arrest.

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Priest Convicted Of Child Abuse Gets 6 ½ Years Behind Bars

BANGOR, Maine (AP) A former Greek Orthodox priest convicted of sexually abusing a child has been sentenced to serve 6 ½ years of a 12-year prison sentence.

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Dump Truck Rolls Over, Kills 65-Year-Old Man Making Repairs

BOWDOIN, Maine (AP) Police say a Bowdoin man has died after the dump truck he was repairing rolled on top of him.

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Maine Recruiting Residents For Bee Population Project

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine officials are looking for volunteers to help with the Maine Bumblebee Atlas project to document bee range and abundance.

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Maine Groups Get Grants To Help Preserve Maritime History

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) Two Maine groups are getting nearly $250,000 to support maritime history preservation projects.

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Portland Bans E-Cigarette Use In Public Places

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Maine's largest city has approved a measure prohibiting the use of e-cigarettes in public places.

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Maine Panel Rejects Bill to Nix Legislative Term Limits

A legislative committee has dealt a blow to an effort to repeal term limits for lawmakers.

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Parents Want Medical Marijuana to be Allowed in Hospitals

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Medical marijuana patients in Maine are urging Maine lawmakers to allow them to use smokeless forms…

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Maine Lawmakers Eye Hayride Regulations After Deadly Crash

A Republican Maine lawmaker is pushing to mandate that hayrides be inspected after a 17-year-old girl was killed and more than 20 others were injured when a Halloween-themed ride crashed last year.

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1 of Maine’s Pro-Marijuana Groups Close to OK for Petition

One of the Maine groups pushing for a statewide ballot question on recreational marijuana legalization is close to having its petition approved.

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Lawmakers to Introduce Bill to Force LePage to Release Bonds

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A group of Maine lawmakers is introducing legislation that would force Republican Gov. Paul LePage to…

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AG Files Civil Rights Complaint Stemming From Assault

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The Maine attorney general is filing a civil rights complaint against two brothers who were charged…

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LePage To Visit Eastern Maine This Week For Tax Town Halls

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) Republican Gov. Paul LePage is heading to Eastern Maine this week as he continues his tour to tout his tax plan.

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Maine Says Pro-Marijuana Group can Collect Signatures

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Maine state officials say a pro-marijuana group can collect signatures to try to get a question about legalization of the drug on the ballot in November 2016.

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Democrats to Hold Town Hall Meeting on Budget in Scarborough

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Maine's House Speaker and Senate Democratic leader are preparing to visit Scarborough to discuss their tax overhaul plan with residents.

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Police: Meth Lab Found In Standish Home With 5 Children

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STANDISH, Maine (AP) Police responding to reports of a disturbance at a Standish home arrested two people after finding evidence of methamphetamine manufacturing in the home in which five children were living.

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Paris Police Chief Apologizes For OUI Arrest

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PARIS, Maine (AP) Paris Police Chief Michael Madden has apologized to the town's Board of Selectmen for his drunken driving arrest.

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Priest Convicted Of Child Abuse Gets 6 ½ Years Behind Bars

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BANGOR, Maine (AP) A former Greek Orthodox priest convicted of sexually abusing a child has been sentenced to serve 6 ½ years of a 12-year prison sentence.

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