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11-2 Ken Fredette
11-2 Ken Fredette

Ethan Strimling talks with Republican Minority Leader Ken Fredette about the legislative council and about bills that get in and don’t get in. One bill they discuss in particular might make it harder for low income families to receive welfare benefits.

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Body of Missing Edegecomb Woman Found in River

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Officials say that the body of a woman who was last seen on Friday has been found in the Sheepscot River.

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LePage Bill Would Bar Cities From Enacting Minimum Wage Hike

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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Republican Gov. Paul LePage is seeking to block attempts to increase the minimum age at the…

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Bill to Fund Passenger Rail Expansion Study Moving Forward

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A bill that would fund a plan for bringing passenger rail service to Lewiston-Auburn is moving forward in the Maine Legislature.

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Maine Braces for Possible Flooding With Heavy Rains Looming

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The threat of several inches of rain is raising concerns about flooding across Maine.

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South Portland Schools See Increase in Homeless Students

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The South Portland public school system has seen an increase in the number of homeless students in the city's south side.