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American Red Cross Seeks Blood Donors

There is a shortage in blood supply at the American Red Cross.

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Judiciary Committee OKs LePage Judge Nominees

A Maine legislative panel has endorsed Republican Gov. Paul LePage's nominees for top judicial appointments.

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Cutler Wins Endorsement for Gun Control Group

Maine Citizens Against Handgun Violence is endorsing independent gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler, with long-time board member Bill Harwood touting Cutler's decision not to shy away from the issue.

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Maine Churches Sell Property as Attendance Falls

Maine's Catholic churches are selling off properties as the Diocese of Portland grapples with declining church attendance and a surplus of under-utilized buildings.

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Police: Attempted Abduction of Girls was a Hoax

Sanford, Maine, police say an abduction attempt reported by two 10-year-old girls was a hoax.

GENERIC RAILROAD SIGN LARGE

Maine Trucker to be Fined After Train Collision

Police say a Sidney, Maine, truck driver will be fined $311 for failing to obey a railroad warning device stemming from a collision between his logging truck and a train.

GENERIC INVESTIGATION LARGE

Litchfield Woman Faces Sex Trafficking Charge

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A Litchfield woman faces a felony charge of aggravated sex trafficking for allegedly coercing a 17-year-old girl into prostitutio

GENERIC FIRE LARGE

Farmington Apartment Struck By Lightning

FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) - Fire officials say a lightning strike started a blaze at a Farmington apartment building that caused as much as $100,000 in damage.

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Ex-Market Basket Boss Wants To Buy Company

TEWKSBURY, Mass. (AP) - The former chief executive of the Market Basket supermarket chain whose ouster has led to employee protests, customer boycotts and empty shelves wants to buy the entire company.

GENERIC RAILROAD SIGN LARGE

Man Struck and Killed By Train

NORTH BERWICK, ME (WGAN) - A man was struck and killed by the Downeaster last night.

GENERIC LOGGING TRUCK LARGE

Train And Logging Truck Collide

LIVERMORE FALLS, Maine (AP) - A train and a logging truck have collided in Livermore Falls, injuring the truck driver and spilling logs over a busy road.

GENERIC COUNTERFEIT MONEY

Portland To Consider A Minimum Wage Hike

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Portland is considering a plan to raise the city's minimum wage to $9.50 per hour, two dollars more than the current statewide minimum.

GENERIC BLUEBERRIES LARGE

Maine To Open Center For Migrant Blueberry Farmers

COLUMBIA, Maine (AP) - The Maine Department of Labor is joining with community service organizations to open a service center for migrant farm workers in Washington County.

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LePage: Feds Placed 8 Immigrant Children In Maine

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Gov. Paul LePage says that eight unaccompanied children who crossed the nation's border illegally have been placed in Maine.

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American Red Cross Seeks Blood Donors

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There is a shortage in blood supply at the American Red Cross.

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Judiciary Committee OKs LePage Judge Nominees

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A Maine legislative panel has endorsed Republican Gov. Paul LePage's nominees for top judicial appointments.

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Cutler Wins Endorsement for Gun Control Group

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Maine Citizens Against Handgun Violence is endorsing independent gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler, with long-time board member Bill Harwood touting Cutler's decision not to shy away from the issue.

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Maine Churches Sell Property as Attendance Falls

GENERIC MAINE CATHOLIC CHURCH

Maine's Catholic churches are selling off properties as the Diocese of Portland grapples with declining church attendance and a surplus of under-utilized buildings.

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Police: Attempted Abduction of Girls was a Hoax

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Sanford, Maine, police say an abduction attempt reported by two 10-year-old girls was a hoax.