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Pest Spreads Territory In Knox County

CAMDEN, Maine (AP) - Maine officials say the hemlock woolly adelgid appears to be expanding its territory in Knox County.

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L.L. BeanTo Close Bangor Call Center

FREEPORT, Maine (AP) - Outdoors outfitter L.L. Bean has announced that it is closing a call center in Bangor that employs 220 people.

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Deal Reached To Sell Supermarket Chain To Ex-CEO

TEWKSBURY, Mass. (AP) - A New England supermarket chain that has been in turmoil for weeks over a workers' revolt and customer boycott has announced that the former CEO is buying the company from rival relatives.

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Maine Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Girl

A Sidney man charged with sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl he was baby-sitting has pleaded guilty.

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Pot Activists Deliver Petitions in York

A group that wants to legalize marijuana for recreational use by adults has submitted petitions to the town of York.

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Donations Can Double in Maine Governor’s Race

New donors will now be able to give up to $3,000 to a candidate for Maine governor.

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Maine Heating Prices Drop in August

A Maine government survey says the average price of heating oil in the state has dropped 6 cents from a month ago to $3.39 per gallon.

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Police: Maine Woman Burned 4-Year-Old Daughter

The Franklin County Sheriff's Department says a Maine mom burned her 4-year-old daughter with a wood-engraving tool as punishment.

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Independent Cutler Outlines Welfare Overhaul Ideas

Independent candidate Eliot Cutler's multi-part plan for overhauling Maine's welfare system includes requiring some former recipients with jobs to pay back a part of their income to support early childhood care.

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Climber Rescued From Maine’s Tumbledown Mountain

Game wardens say a Maine climber who suffered a compound fracture of her leg has been rescued from Tumbledown Mountain.

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Maine Grappling With Campaign Finance Limits

Maine officials are bracing for what could be a flood of new money rushing into the governor's race.

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FDA Investigating Large Maine Lobster Processor

One of Maine's major lobster processors says it has addressed a battery of violations brought forth by the Food and Drug Administration.

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Drowning Reported On Wilton Lake In Maine

Maine game wardens say a Farmington man drowned after jumping from a pontoon boat into Wilton Lake.

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Augusta Property Owners Get Confusing Tax Bill

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Thousands of Augusta residents may have been confused when they got tax bills recently that appeared to be from another city.

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CNR Drops Service To Auburn Facility

AUBURN, Maine (AP) - Officials in Lewiston and Auburn are determining the impact of a Canadian National Rail decision to suspend service to Auburn's truck-and-rail hub.

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3 South PortlandTteens Face Burglary Charges

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Police in South Portland have arrested three teenagers in connection with a burglary spree in the city.

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Pest Spreads Territory In Knox County

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CAMDEN, Maine (AP) - Maine officials say the hemlock woolly adelgid appears to be expanding its territory in Knox County.

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L.L. BeanTo Close Bangor Call Center

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FREEPORT, Maine (AP) - Outdoors outfitter L.L. Bean has announced that it is closing a call center in Bangor that employs 220 people.

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Deal Reached To Sell Supermarket Chain To Ex-CEO

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TEWKSBURY, Mass. (AP) - A New England supermarket chain that has been in turmoil for weeks over a workers' revolt and customer boycott has announced that the former CEO is buying the company from rival relatives.

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Maine Man Pleads Guilty to Assaulting Girl

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A Sidney man charged with sexually assaulting a 4-year-old girl he was baby-sitting has pleaded guilty.

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Pot Activists Deliver Petitions in York

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A group that wants to legalize marijuana for recreational use by adults has submitted petitions to the town of York.