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11-16 Kelly Bouchard
11-16 Kelly Bouchard

John speaks with Portland Press Herald writer Kelley Bouchard, who has written a piece on the 50th anniversary of the assassination of John F. Kennedy. Her piece collects memories of that day from prominent Mainers (including Governor LePage).

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Feds Urged To Buy Maine Blueberries

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GENERIC BLUEBERRIES LARGE

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - U.S. Sen. Angus King and Rep. Chellie Pingree are urging the federal government to buy 18 million pounds of frozen Maine blueberries for use in school lunch and food assistance programs.

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Locomotive Catches Fire; No Injuries

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MONMOUTH, Maine (AP) - A locomotive caught fire in the Maine town of Monmouth leaving the train engine inoperable.

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Man Charged With KIlling Grandmother

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(Wilton, ME) - State Police say a young Wilton man has been charged with murder in connection with the death of his grandmother on Saturday. The two lived together at a mobile home at 1130 Weld Road in Wilton.

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Three Dead in Garland

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(Garland, ME) - The deaths of woman and two children in Garland are under State Police investigation. Detectives are calling the deaths suspicious.

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Maine Woman Who Foiled Abduction Ready for a Fight

The Maine State Museum worker who prevented the abduction of a 2-year-old girl is a grandmother with a bum knee. But Sharon Wise says there would've been a ``big fight'' if the assailant hadn't given up.