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Wednesday | SeacoastOnline

Sen. Collins lobbies for funding for Sarah Long Bridge

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, said Friday she spoke personally to U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx about the importance of funding for the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge replacement, just as the U.S. Department of Transportation gets ready to announce its next round of grants.

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Related Topix: Susan Collins, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Angus King, Portsmouth, NH

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Coast Guard rethinks launch of new foghorn system in Maine after complaints

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine - U.S. Coast Guard officials may launch a statewide outreach effort after the installation of a new foghorn trigger system at Goat Island Light off Cape Porpoise caused a tempest of complaints.

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Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US Military, US News, Susan Collins, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Angus King, Maine

Herald Gazette

Pingree receives recognition

Congresswoman Chellie Pingree, D-Maine was presented the 2014 Distinguished Community Health Award Aug. 21 the Islands Community Medical Services of Vinalhaven.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Medicine, Community Health Care, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Vinalhaven, ME

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Milling Journal

MN Rep. Peterson Announces New Ag Committee Staff

Washington-House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Collin Peterson Aug. 25 announced that Matt MacKenzie , Evan Jurkovich and Mike Stranz have joined the House Agriculture Committee Minority staff.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Collin Peterson, Agriculture, Science, United States Department of Agriculture, Loyola University Chicago, Saint Olaf College

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Customer Interaction Solutions

USM Cutting the Ribbon on its New Cyber Security Lab on Tuesday, August 26

BANGOR, Maine, Aug. 22 -- The University of Southern Maine issued the following news release: Several years ago, University of Southern Maine faculty and staff wanted to create a research lab dedicated to cyber security.

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Related Topix: Susan Collins, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Angus King, US House of Representatives, Democrat, University of Southern Maine

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Republican Journal

"And we all had a real good time!"

Once again many Knox County Democrats are enjoying the afterglow of another just-right John Syrett Lobster Bake.

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Related Topix: US News, Knox County, ME, Owls Head, ME, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Susan Collins, US Senate, Republican, Maine

SeacoastOnline

Sen. Collins pushes USDOT for Sarah Long Bridge funds

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, said Friday she spoke personally to U.S. Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx about the importance of funding for the Sarah Mildred Long Bridge replacement, just as the USDOT gets ready to announce its next round of grants.

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Related Topix: Susan Collins, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Angus King

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Herald Gazette

A do-nothing Congress

"Often the accurate answer to a usage question begins, 'It depends.' And what it depends on most often is where you are, who you are, who your listeners or readers are, and what the purpose in speaking or writing is."

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Related Topix: George Bush, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News, Maine

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Navajo Times

2 cabinet members visit tribal school in Maine

The two members of Obama's cabinet on Monday visited the Beatrice Rafferty School, located on the Passamaquoddy Pleasant Point reservation, which serves more than 100 students.

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Related Topix: Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Family, US House of Representatives, US Politics, Democrat, US News

Bangor Daily News

Five Maine agricultural companies to share $471,571 in federal grants

Five Maine companies will share nearly half a million dollars in federal grants aimed at preserving rural jobs at companies that process or add to agricultural products.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Maine, Agriculture, Science, United States Department of Agriculture

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Obama sends 2 Cabinet secretaries to tour Passamaquoddy school

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan , Maine Indian Education Superintendent Ron Jenkins, principal Mike Chadwick and U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell speak with reporters after a tour of Beatrice Rafferty School at Pleasant Point on Monday.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Bangor Daily News

Washington Post predicts Poliquin victory; Collins picks up another labor union endorsement

BDN photo by Brian Feulner Republican Bruce Poliquin's campaign in the 2nd Congressional District got a boost Thursday when the Washington Post predicted that he has a 64 percent chance of winning the election against Democrat Emily Cain and independent Blaine Richardson.

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Related Topix: US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, US Politics, John Baldacci, US Governors, Big Ant Studios, AFL, Video Games, Clinton, ME, US Senate, Republican, Susan Collins

Foster's Daily Democrat

Six Steps Toward a Stronger Sanford Cote, Synergize Sanford discuss leading city to a bright future

Have a plan. Use every experience, positive or negative, to help sharpen the ol' ax.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Bangor Daily News

UMaine to use $20M grant to establish sustainable aquaculture network

The National Science Foundation has awarded a $20 million grant to the Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research at University of Maine to establish a Sustainable Ecological Aquaculture Network program in Maine.

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Related Topix: Susan Collins, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Angus King, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Maine, Aquaculture, University of Maine

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Lincoln County News

Monhegan Celebrates 400th Anniversary

On the 400th anniversary of Captain John Smith's landing on Monhegan Island, Monhegan Plantation invites the public to join in recognizing this historic event on Aug. 5 and 6. Located 11 miles off the mid-Maine coast, Monhegan's natural advantages have been appreciated for thousands of years.

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Related Topix: Monhegan, ME, Susan Collins, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Senator Angus King

Bangor Daily News

Eliot Cutler's "WooGate"? And what's the real effect of his candidacy?

Our post office has lace window curtains . Who else can say that? Are we the only ones in Maine with a P.O. like this? In the entire U.S. ? Barry Tower is our postmaster - as gentle and courteous a postman as you could ever ask for.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Maine, US Governors, Paul LePage

Sun Aug 03, 2014

Boston Herald

James Carville speaking at Maine fundraiser

Democratic strategist James Carville is heading from the land of crawfish to the land of lobster to deliver the keynote speech at the Maine Democratic Party's annual summer fundraiser.

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Related Topix: Susan Collins, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Opinion

Wed Jul 30, 2014

SeacoastOnline

Cutler stands by his claim that Democrats wooed him

A Seacoast Media Group story stirred the political pot in Maine Friday, with independent candidate for governor Eliot Cutler standing by his claim that he was wooed by Democrats to be their candidate.

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Related Topix: US News, Michael Michaud, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Maine

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