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1/25 Kevin Miller
1/25 Kevin Miller

John talks with Kevin Miller, the Portland Press Herald’s Washington bureau chief about a story coming out Sunday about the debate over whether potatoes should be included in WIC benefits. There’s a new effort afoot to include them, and it’s a hot issue in the Maine potato industry.

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Police: 21-Year-Old Woman Dies in Northern Maine Crash

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Police in Maine say a 21-year-old woman died after losing control of her vehicle while driving in a small town near the state's border with Canada.

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Legislature OKs Cold Case Unit, But It Still Awaits Funding

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Maine lawmakers have again approved a bill to create a special state unit dedicated to investigating unsolved homicides, but the measure still needs to be funded.

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Maine Minute 5/27

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Hear the WGAN Maine Minute for Wednesday, May 27th.

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Panel Eyes LePage Plan to Shake Up Constitutional Officers

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Republican Gov. Paul LePage's administration says allowing the governor to appoint the attorney general and treasurer would make state government run more efficiently and effectively.

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Police: 19-year-old Killed in Portland Shooting Not a Target

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The parents of the 19-year-old man killed in a flurry of gunfire in Portland's Old Port district say their son was a bystander in a confrontation that didn't involve him.