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  1. A Metro-North train crosses the Saugatuck River bridge, in Westport, Conn., Jan. 2, 2014.Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Darien News-Review

    Police divers search the Saugatuck River beneath the railroad bridge Monday for evidence in the investigation into the death of Annette L. White.

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    5 hrs ago | Darien News-Review

    Metro-North Commuter Railroad crew members replacing timber on the Saugatuck River bridge last month were shocked when they looked down and realized their safety boat wasn't on station.

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  3. $250,000 grants available to help Maine communitiesRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    Republican Gov. Paul LePage says that that several Maine counties, including Androscoggin, Franklin and Kennebec are eligible for a piece of $4.5 million in grants that will be handed out by the Northern Border Regional Commission.

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  4. Next stop: Portland and roommatesRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    It doesn't look like it but my old wooden dresser fits perfectly in the back seat of my 99 Nissan.

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  5. Maine AG warns of phone scamRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | SeacoastOnline

    Maine Attorney General Janet T. Mills is warning Mainers to be aware of a phone scam that claims to be from the Bureau of Motor Vehicles.

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  6. Saturday headlines for WMTW news 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    VO FULL YOU ARE WATCHING NEWS 8 NOW. I AM KATIE THOMPSON. IN WALDOBORO, ROUTE ONE IS BACK OPEN THIS MORNING FOLLOWING A CRASH THAT KILLED TWO PEOPLE FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

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  7. Maine Runners Anticipate Boston MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    ON MONDAY ATHLETES FROM ALL OVER THE GLOBE WILL GATHER IN BOSTON FOR THE MARATHON.

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  8. Maine lawmakers wrap up short legislative termRead the original story

    Yesterday | SeacoastOnline

    Maine lawmakers completed their work in the short legislative session early Friday and will soon turn their focus to elections.

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  9. AnnouncementsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Lincoln County News

    Director/actor Ellie Busby of Waldoboro has been bringing V-Day benefit performances of Eve Ensler's play, "The Vagina Monologues" to local stages for 14 years.

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  10. WMTW News 8 Saturday morning HeadlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    THE U-S GEOLOGICAL SURVEY LOST FIVE PERCENT OF ITS FUNDING FROM THOSE BUDGET CUTS FORCING IT TO SHUT DOWN THE GUAGE IN PITTSFIELD THAT MEASURES WATER FLOW ON THE SEBASTICOOK RIVER, THAT MEANS OFFICIALS IN THE AREA CAN'T ACCURATELY MEASURE THE THE RIVER - PERHAPS, ONE REASON WHY THE TOWN OF DEXTER WAS CAUGHT OFF GUARD BY THIS WEEK'S FLOODING WHICH ... (more)

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  11. Legislative failures to become Maine campaign issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sun Journal

    Maine Democrats have fallen short so far in their attempt to expand Medicaid under the federal health care law this year, and Republicans didn't get their wish to overhaul welfare programs, either.

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  12. How Maine can shut the revolving door of incarceration for young adult offendersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    Debra Heintz, an inmate at the Washington Corrections Center for Women, talks recently during an "If Project" session about prison and the things she's missing.

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  13. Medicaid, welfare to play big in Maine campaignsRead the original story

    Friday | Washington Times

    Maine Democrats have fallen short so far in their attempt to expand Medicaid under the federal health care law this year, and Republicans didn't get their wish to overhaul welfare programs, either.

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  14. Economy Continues to Strengthen Under LePage Leadership; More than...Read the original story

    Friday | State of Maine

    AUGUSTA – Under leadership of Governor Paul R. LePage, workforce conditions in Maine continue to improve.

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  15. Cutler tax plan targets Maine tourist dollarsRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | SeacoastOnline

    Independent candidate for governor Eliot Cutler said Wednesday the tax reform package he released this week is "the right way for Maine to go" and will bring the state a prosperity it has not known in a long time.

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  16. 39-37-20: LePage takes the lead! Will it last?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Bangor Daily News

    Ethan : Oh, you must be referring to the new poll that shows Gov. Paul LePage leading all comers 39 percent to 37 percent for Mike Michaud to 20 percent for Eliot Cutler.

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  17. Final-hours push for Maine Medicaid expansion appears headed for another LePage vetoRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Kennebec Journal

    House Speaker Mark Eves and the Democratic controlled Legislature made a last-ditch effort Thursday to expand Medicaid health coverage to more than 60,000 Mainers.

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  18. Eves' Eleventh Hour Medicaid Expansion Ploy Is as Political as It GetsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | State of Maine

    AUGUSTA – Governor Paul R. LePage today responded to the introduction by House Speaker Mark Eves of a fourth bill to expand Medicaid.

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  19. Producers casting in Maine for 'social experiment' reality TV showRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Kennebec Journal

    On Fox's "Utopia," people with practical skills and strong opinions about how the world should work will build their own society.

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  20. Our Opinion: Thumbs up, thumbs downRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Kennebec Journal

    THUMBS DOWN to the condition of Maine roads, brought to the forefront this week with the return of the Maine Better Transportation Association's "Worst Road in Maine Contest."

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