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Saturday, October 12, 201310/12/2013

10-12 Randy Billings

In John McDonald

John talks with Portland Press Herald columnist Randy Billings has who has a story coming up on Sunday about shifting attitudes toward marijuana, in light of the referendum on the Portland ballot next month

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Wednesday, October 9, 201310/09/2013

9-8 Chuck Gill

In Maine Points

Chuck Gill is the VP of Public Affairs at CMMC Lewiston, and joins to talk about Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield’s controversial new insurance proposal.

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Wednesday, October 9, 201310/09/2013

9-15 Fred Writt

In Maine Points

Fred Writt is the president of Ping Response, a marketing company for niche businesses.

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Wednesday, October 9, 201310/09/2013

9-22 Jeff Kane, Matt Pemberton

In Maine Points

Jeff Kane from National Distributors in South Portland, and COO of Maine Standard Biofuels, Matt Pemberton, join to answer the question, what’s a beer guy and a fuel guy doing together?

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Wednesday, October 9, 201310/09/2013

9-29 Barry Hobbins

In Maine Points

Democratic State Representative from the Saco and Biddeford area, Barry Hobbins, joins to talk Maine politics.

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Wednesday, October 9, 201310/09/2013

10-6 John Baldacci

In Maine Points

Former governor and congressman, John Baldacci joins to discuss his experience with being in office during a government shutdown and other topics!

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Saturday, October 5, 201310/05/2013

10-5 David Boyer

In John McDonald

John McDonald speaks with David Boyer, the Political Director of the Marijuana Policy Project about current Marijuana laws and the specifics of Portland’s proposed measures to legalize marijuana for adults. This interview has two parts, 2/2

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Saturday, October 5, 201310/05/2013

10-5 David Boyer

In John McDonald

John McDonald speaks with David Boyer, the Political Director of the Marijuana Policy Project about current Marijuana laws and the specifics of Portland’s proposed measures to legalize marijuana for adults. This interview has two parts, 1/2

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Saturday, September 28, 201309/28/2013

9-28 Joe Lawlor

In John McDonald

John talks with Press Herald reporter Joe Lawlor- on his coverage about the start of Obamacare (people can start shopping on the exchanges next week). It includes a story, a Q&A, and short profiles of families in different circumstances.

Saturday, September 21, 201309/21/2013

9-21 Tom Bell

In John McDonald

The Press-Herald reporter Tom Bell went to Iceland last week for a story running in this Sunday’s Telegram. The focus is Portland’s burgeoning relationship with Iceland, via the waterfront.

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Judge Rejects Ebola Quarantine for Nurse

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FORT KENT, Maine (AP) _ A Maine judge has rejected a bid by state health officials to restrict the movement of nurse Kaci Hickox, who defied a quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients.

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Big Boost in Large Donors in Maine Governor’s Race

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A Maine group seeking to boost public funding for campaigns says that contributions from large donors in this year's governor's race have skyrocketed since 2010.

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Handcuffed Man who Escaped from Cruiser Caught

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Police say they have captured a man who jumped out of a state police cruiser and escaped into the woods after his arrest in Chelsea earlier this week.

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Portland, Gloucester Tie as New England Fish Ports

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A federal report says Portland, Maine and Gloucester, Massachusetts, are now tied for second place in New England in volume of commercial fish landed.

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Canadian Company to Buy Rumford, Maine Paper Mill

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A Canadian company is entering into an agreement to buy the Rumford Paper Co. mill.