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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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GENERIC COUNTERFEIT MONEY

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.

GENERIC CALCULATOR

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.

GENERIC TRAIN CROSSING

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.

GENERIC INVESTIGATE

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.

GENERIC PRISON

Maine Inmate Collected Jobless Aid From Prison

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Maine man who collected unemployment benefits while behind bars is going back to prison.

GENERIC PAPER MILL LARGE

Man Killed In Paper Mill Accident Fell 28 Feet

Officials say a worker who died at a paper mill in Rumford, Maine, fell 28 feet from a crane.

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3 Groups Apply To Open Maine Charter Schools

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Three groups, including a virtual charter school that is applying for the third time, have filed papers to open charter schools in Maine.

GENERIC CATS

Police: Man Used Rubber Band To Try To Neuter Cat

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) - Lewiston police have charged a man with criminal cruelty to animals for allegedly trying to neuter a cat with a rubber band.

GENERIC BEAR

Bear Heads Stolen From Remote Maine Cabin

FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) - The person who broke into an off-the-grid cabin in remote western Maine didn't get away with money, jewelry or other valuables. Police say the thief took a pair of bear heads.

GENERIC DOOR

Augusta Women’s Home To Close Soon

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A church-run home for poor women in Augusta is closing after nearly 150 years.

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Independent Cutler Outlines Welfare Overhaul Ideas

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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

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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

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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

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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

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