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  1. Horoscope: January 08, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Times-Standard

    BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Rachel Nichols was born in Augusta, Maine, on this day in 1980. This birthday gal has starred as Kiera Cameron on "Continuum" since 2012 and played recurring roles on "Criminal Minds" and the short-lived series "Rush."

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  2. Third Day Announces Soul On Fire Tour for Spring 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | KFSH-FM Glendale

    Four-time GRAMMY Award-winning band THIRD DAY will hit the road this spring to headline the SOUL ON FIRE TOUR , coinciding with the March 3 release of the band's new worship album, LEAD US BACK . The 20+ city spring leg kicks off March 5, in Boston following an album launch party at New York City's famed Beacon Theater on March 3, and will then move on to major U.S. markets such as Philadelphia, Tulsa, Dallas, Grand Rapids and more, before wrapping up on April 26 in Augusta, Maine.

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  3. News Minute: Here is the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Jan 8, 2015 | WLNE-TV Providence

    ... guilty on Thursday to charges of disorderly conduct and failure to provide a correct name to law enforcement. AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A Democrat who won a disputed Maine Senate seat after it was discovered that some ballots had been counted twice has ...

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  4. Four ways Paul LePage is the same as he was in 2010 and four ways he's differentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    AUGUSTA, Maine - Republican Gov. Paul LePage continued to defy tradition Wednesday when he used his second-term inaugural address to hammer home his policy priorities for the upcoming legislative session. The speech, delivered to the Legislature and more than 3,000 supporters at the Augusta Civic Center, came across more like what we're used to hearing in LePage's annual State of the State addresses, which are delivered in February: A quick look back at accomplishments followed by a list of goals long on conservative ideology and short on details.

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  5. Dimitry Leger Feted for 'God Loves Haiti' on the Lower East SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | The New York Observer

    ... 25th Anniversary year. Titles chosen for the program are prominently displayed in stores across the country - from Augusta, Maine to Miami, Anchorage to Kauai, and all points in between, and also receive promotional support across all of our ...

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  6. Ann LePage praises Maine vets before husband's inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Sun Journal

    First lady Ann LePage, wife of Republican Gov. Paul LePage, speaks during the inauguration ceremony, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, at the Augusta Civic Center in Augusta, Maine. AUGUSTA - Ann LePage has said she was hesitant to be Maine's First Lady but Wednesday she again made history and this time she didn't even have to jump from a "perfectly good airplane."

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  7. LePage launches second term with promises of job growth and a stronger economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Sun Journal

    AUGUSTA Paul LePage launched his second term as Maine's governor Wednesday with robust promises to create jobs and improve the state's long-flagging economy. Maine Gov. Paul LePage delivers his inauguration address after taking the oath of office for his second term at the Augusta Civic Center, Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, in Augusta, Maine.

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  8. Republican Paul LePage to take oath of office for second term as Maine governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Gov. Paul LePage will focus on jobs and the economy in his inaugural address, scheduled to be delivered early Wednesday afternoon. AUGUSTA, Maine - Gov. Paul LePage will focus on jobs and the economy in his inaugural address, scheduled to be delivered early Wednesday afternoon.

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  9. Lewiston mayor joins GOP legislators in drive to eliminate GA for asylum seekersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Lewiston Mayor Robert Macdonald speaks about the abuse of EBT cards in his city during a press conference at the State House in Augusta in 2014. Looking on is Gov. Paul LePage, who unveiled four new bills aimed at welfare and EBT card reform.

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  10. Madison 7th Grader Earns All American Status at National Cross Country Junior Olympic ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Patch.com

    Robbie Cozean of Madison, a 7th Grader at The Country School, placed 13th in a field of 363 runners at the USA Track and Field National Junior Olympic Cross Country Championships, earning All American status in the process. Robbie qualified for Nationals, held in December in Myrtle Beach, S.C., after winning the 11-12 age group at Junior Olympics Regionals in Augusta, Maine, and his age bracket in the Connecticut Junior Olympics prior to that.

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  11. Active Solar Years May Shorten Baby's LifespanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Live Science

    ... help the body get enough vitamin D, said George Davis, a researcher at the company Psybernetics, Incorporated, in Augusta, Maine, who has also studied the effects of solar radiation on human health. "There's a balance between too much and too little ...

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  12. Maine governor spent $53K in Medicaid fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Nashua Telegraph

    ... Attorney General Janet Mills, a Democrat, declined to represent the state. ... Subscribe or log in to read more  AUGUSTA, Maine - Gov. Paul LePage's administration spent nearly $53,000 on private lawyers in its failed attempt to remove thousands ...

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  13. Maine governor spent $53K in failed Medicaid fightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | The Arizona Republic

    ... by Maine's attorney general that he couldn't win the case, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press. AUGUSTA, Maine - Gov. Paul LePage's administration spent nearly $53,000 on private lawyers in its failed attempt to remove thousands ...

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  14. AP Exclusive: Maine governor spent $53K to try to remove 6,000 young adults from MedicaidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... he couldn't win the case, according to documents obtained by The Associated Press. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty, File) AUGUSTA, Maine - Gov. Paul LePage's administration spent nearly $53,000 on private lawyers in its failed attempt to remove thousands ...

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  15. 2015 Northeast IAQ & Energy Conference Announces Keynote PresenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | PR Log

    The Maine Indoor Air Quality Council is pleased to announce that Bob Axelrad from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will be this year's keynote presenter. PRLog - Jan. 5, 2015 - AUGUSTA, Maine -- With the arrival of the New Year, professionals involved with indoor air quality and energy efficiency in our nation's homes and buildings are preparing for the busy schedule of conferences that occur during the first half of 2015.

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  16. Bar Harbor Bank & Trust Makes 'Community Commitment' DonationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Bangor Daily News

    Shelley O'Neal and Bethany Hawes of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust present the Bank's Community Commitment donation check to John Richardson of Bread of Life Ministries. Employees at the Augusta branch of Bar Harbor Bank & Trust chose Bread of Life Ministries as the beneficiary of this monthly charitable giving program.

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  17. More grain storage speeds up production at Gold Star mill in Adams CenterRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... locations in the Northeast to increase its business. The company also acquired mills last year in Sangerfield and Augusta, Maine. “The new company is looking to expand into this region, and the old, other company was not,” he said. ...

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  18. Maine sees sharp rise in costly meth lab bustsRead the original story

    Jan 2, 2015 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    AUGUSTA, Maine - Methamphetamine labs have proliferated at a startling rate across Maine, and drug agents say that the growth in the costly and dangerous raids has stretched their resources. Maine officials busted 28 meth labs this year, up 12 from last year and more than six times as many as three years ago, said Roy McKinney, director of the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency.

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  19. Here's the latest Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont news from The Associated PressRead the original story

    Jan 1, 2015 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... Jan. 1 will have to cover chemotherapy in pill form if they already cover the treatment administered intravenously. AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine game wardens are warning ice fishermen to stay off thin ice this holiday weekend. Some lakes and ponds ...

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  20. 's All-Area Girls' Cross Country Runner of the Year: St. Bernard's Ellen ArvidsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 30, 2014 | The Day

    ... Junior Olympic Cross Country Championship after placing eighth in her division at the Region I race on Nov. 23 in Augusta, Maine. She traveled to Myrtle Beach, S.C., for the nationals on Dec. 13 and placed 74th out of 165 runners. "Cross country is ...

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