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Maine’s Black Ninja Gets 3 Years In Prison

SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) - A Skowhegan man who called himself the "Black Ninja" in a taunting note left behind at the scene of a burglary, has been sentenced to three years in prison.

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Maine Lawmakers Targeting “Revenge Porn”

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Maine Republicans and Democrats are teaming up in an effort to criminalize so-called “revenge porn.” The…

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Maine Lobstermen Record Another Year of High Lobster Catch

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Fishery regulators say Maine’s lobster fishermen topped 120 million pounds of catch in 2014 _ a…

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LePage Raises Concerns About Proposed Senior Housing Bond

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Republican Gov. Paul LePage says issuing a $65 million bond isn’t the right approach to build…

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LePage, Attorney General Dispute Reaches Maine Supreme Court

Maine Gov. Paul LePage's administration says Attorney General Janet Mills is hindering the governor's ability to adequately pursue legal cases when she disagrees with his position.

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Maine Highway Pileup Investigation Won’t be Over Soon

State police say they are still investigating a 70-car pileup on Interstate 95 in Maine and they are doubtful it will be resolved quickly.

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Cop Says he Found Girl’s Wweatshirt in Social Media Killing

A Maine state police detective says he found a pink sweatshirt believed to belong to a Glenburn murder victim while investigating the girl's disappearance

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Bucksport Man Indicted On Manslaughter Charge

BUCKSPORT, Maine (AP) - A Bucksport man has been indicted for his alleged involvement in a fatal hit-and-run accident in Orrington last fall.

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Several Maine Waterways To Be Closed To Scallop Fishing

LUBEC, Maine (AP) - Maine fishery regulators say they are getting ready to close several waterways to scallop fishing for the season due to the volume of catch.

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Maine Lawmaker Proposes New Way To Make Up Snow Days

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A Maine state lawmaker is proposing a new way for the state's public schools to make up snow days.

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Portland Robbery Suspect Wields Pepper Spray, Bites Clerk

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Portland police are looking for a woman they say wielded pepper spray and bit a store clerk during a robbery attempt.

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Lewiston Nonprofit Again Nabs Most Enrollees on Exchange

Nearly 80 percent of Maine residents who have signed up for health coverage on the exchange have selected plans with a Lewiston-based nonprofit co-op.

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Maine’s Black Ninja Gets 3 Years In Prison

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SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) - A Skowhegan man who called himself the "Black Ninja" in a taunting note left behind at the scene of a burglary, has been sentenced to three years in prison.

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Maine Lawmakers Targeting “Revenge Porn”

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Maine Republicans and Democrats are teaming up in an effort to criminalize so-called “revenge porn.” The…

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Maine Lobstermen Record Another Year of High Lobster Catch

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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Fishery regulators say Maine’s lobster fishermen topped 120 million pounds of catch in 2014 _ a…

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LePage Raises Concerns About Proposed Senior Housing Bond

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Republican Gov. Paul LePage says issuing a $65 million bond isn’t the right approach to build…

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LePage, Attorney General Dispute Reaches Maine Supreme Court

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Maine Gov. Paul LePage's administration says Attorney General Janet Mills is hindering the governor's ability to adequately pursue legal cases when she disagrees with his position.

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