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  1. Maine's Securities Administrator Orders InteliCloud, Tech...Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | State of Maine

    ... 4-8551, visiting the Office's website at www.investors.maine.gov, or writing to Maine Office of Securities, 121 SHS, Augusta, ME 04333-0121.

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  2. Additional openings for Competitive Skills Scholarship ProgramRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    AUGUSTA, Maine - The Department of Labor has announced that applications are being accepted in 10 of Maine's 16 counties through the for the Competitive Skills Scholarship Program. Applications for CSSP are currently being accepted from residents of Androscoggin, Aroostook, Franklin, Lincoln, Oxford, Penobscot, Sagadahoc, Somerset, Waldo and York Counties.

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  3. Two Wilton Running Club Girls Qualify For Junior Olympic NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Wilton Daily Voice

    Two Wilton Running Club girls qualified for the U.S. Junior Olympic National Championships at last Saturday's New England Regional meet in Augusta, Maine. Angela Saidman finished fourth in the 13-14-year-old division and Tess Pisanelli finished 16th in the 11-12 division.

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  4. Somerset Career and Technical Center students do well in state competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bangor Daily News

    AUGUSTA, Maine - Somerset Career & Technical Center is pleased to announce the success of its Welding Technology Students at the 15 annual Craft Championships. The event was hosted by the Associated Builders and Contractors of Maine and was held Nov. 21, at the Augusta Civic Center Congratulations to Nathan Morris for placing first and to Austin Clemons placing second in the second-year welding students' competition.

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  5. Public Notice:Notice of Intent to FileRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Herald Gazette

    ... 1456. The application will be filed for public inspection at the Department of Environmental Protection's office in Augusta during normal working hours. A copy of the application may also be seen at the municipal office in the town of Vinalhaven, ...

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  6. DOT to do joint seal project on Bond Brook Bridge Nov. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Bangor Daily News

    AUGUSTA, Maine - Maine Department of Transportation crews will be placing joint seals on I-95 northbound at the Bond Brook Bridge in Augusta on The project begins 1,000 feet before Bond Brook Bridge and will extend 500 feet after the bridge.

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  7. Maine risks funding cut over food stamp policyRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | KNUS-AM Aurora

    ... ticket presales, trips, advance notice on upcoming 710 KNUS events, movie screening passes, giveaways and more! AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Federal officials say Maine risks losing funding to administer its food stamp program unless it makes clear to ...

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  8. Maine Department of Environmental Protection and the Carpet and Rug...Read the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | State of Maine

    Bureau of Remediation and Waste Management: Melanie Loyzim, Melanie.Loyzim@maine.gov or 287-7892 Carpet and Rug Institute:Bethany Richmond, brichmond@carpet-rug.org or 428-2125 AUGUSTA, ME – The Maine Department of Environmental Protection and the Carpet and Rug Institute have committed to finding sustainable and alternative ways to dispose of carpet and rugs other than landfilling. The organizations are working together to launch a pilot project to develop market-driven solutions to divert carpet and rugs from local landfills through reuse and recycling efforts.

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  9. Notice of Rulemaking: 12 Department of Labor, 172 Maine Unemployment...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | State of Maine

    CONTACT PERSON FOR THIS FILING: Susan Wasserott Director of Legislative Affairs/Rulemaking Liaison 54 State House Station Augusta, ME 04333-0054 207-621-5095 BRIEF SUMMARY: Modification of this rule is sought to update the rule to adequately reflect the current work search methods utilized by claimants, to provide clearer guidelines regarding claimants' duty to track their work search efforts and present evidence of these efforts to the Bureau upon request, to include additional grounds for waiver of the requirement, and to modify the disqualification process.

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  10. Maine pot legalization group unveils first draft of law voters could see in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Bangor Daily News

    AUGUSTA, Maine - Legalize Maine, a group formed this week to push a statewide referendum to lift the ban on recreational marijuana use in Maine, offered a first glimpse Wednesday at the law it will ask voters to pass in 2016. Legalize Maine, which registered Tuesday as a political action committee, is one of two groups known to be working toward the same goal.

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  11. Middleboro's Rooney, Donahue compete at Elks Region 1 Soccer ShootRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | SouthCoastToday.com

    MIDDLEBORO - On Saturday, Nov. 8 in Augusta, Maine, two local youths competed for the title of Elks Region 1 Soccer Shoot Champions. Massachusetts State Champion Paige Rooney shot a perfect score to take home first place and received the High Score Trophy for the Jr. Division .

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  12. Death of Jeff GreenRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | UK Against Fluoridation

    Augusta Maine, March 2014 Jeff Green in his trademark cowboy hat and David Kennedy Jeffrey Lee Green -- Dec 17, 1946 to November 5th, 2014, age 68

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  13. Barbara J. KittredgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Cape Cod Times

    Former Westborough, Pocasset and North Port, FL resident Barbara J. Kittredge passed away Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 at the Rehabilitation and Long Term Care Center at Glenridge in Augusta, ME. She was born Barbara Joan Hart on Jan. 17, 1927 the daughter of F. John E. and Ethel C. Hart.

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  14. Preti Flaherty Named "Highly Recommended" Law Firm by 2015 Benchmark LitigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Bangor Daily News

    ... partners who each bring 30+ years of trial experience to the group. Preti Flaherty has offices in Portland and Augusta, ME; Bedminster, NJ; Concord, NH; Boston and Salem, MA and Washington, D.C. With more than 100 attorneys, the firm counsels ...

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  15. William K. Hoch Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Capital Weekly

    ... of flowers, donations in Will's memory may be made to: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Kennebec Valley, 8 Green St., Augusta, ME 04330, Boys & Girls Club of Greater Gardiner, 14 Pray St., Gardiner, ME 04345, or The Kennebec Valley Humane Society, 10 Pet ...

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  16. Maine Democrats elect Bartlett, Schaffer to lead state party and reverse election woesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Bangor Daily News

    Phil Bartlett of Gorham and Peggy Schaffer of Vassalboro were elected chair and vice chair of the Maine Democratic Party, respectively, during elections on Sunday, November 16, 2014 in Augusta. AUGUSTA, Maine - Former state Sen. Phil Bartlett, who was one of the youngest-ever Senate majority leaders, was chosen Sunday as the Maine Democratic Party's new chairman.

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  17. Some new frustrations emerge as health exchange opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | TwinCities

    ... collapsed under the pressure of millions of would-be users, and it was barely functional for a couple of months. In Augusta, Maine, Emily Brostek, an enrollment counselor, said she had helped a friend sign up for a new plan through HealthCare.gov ...

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  18. Some delays reported as thousands try signing up for Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | SFGate

    ... barely functional for a couple of months. The problems required emergency repairs and an overhaul of the site. In Augusta, Maine, Emily Brostek, an enrollment counselor, said she had helped a friend sign up for a new plan through HealthCare.gov with ...

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  19. Maine father who shook baby gets 7 years in prisonRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | KNUS-AM Aurora

    ... ticket presales, trips, advance notice on upcoming 710 KNUS events, movie screening passes, giveaways and more! AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A Maine man insisted he is not a violent person, as he was sentenced Friday to seven years in prison for shaking ...

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  20. Elizabeth Murdock Myers Honored Among Top Women of LawRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Bangor Daily News

    ... rill Dana, LLP is a full-service law firm conducting a nationwide practice from offices in Boston, MA.; Portland and Augusta, ME.; Providence, RI.; Stamford, CT.; and Washington, D.C. To learn more, visit www.verrilldana.com.

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