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Saturday

Second Wave of Milder Flu Hitting Northeast

A second, milder wave of flu is hitting the Northeast.

VASSALBORO FATAL 4-14-14

Friday

Police: 2 Fatal Crashes In Vassalboro, Waldoboro

Police are investigating two fatal crashes in Vassalboro and Waldoboro that have killed three people.

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Friday

Former Maine Tribal Official Caught In Elver Case

New York authorities have arrested a former Passamaquoddy tribal representative to Maine's Legislature and seven other people on charges of illegally harvesting baby eels on Long Island's East End.

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Friday

Maine To Put Photos On EBT Cards This Month

Maine Gov. Paul LePage's administration will begin putting photo identification on welfare benefit cards this month in Bangor.

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Friday

Severe Winter Ends Turkey Season In Northern Maine

The severe winter has put an end to the turkey hunt in parts of northern Maine.

UNEMPLOYMENT

Friday

Maine Unemployment Falls To 5.9 Percent In March

Maine officials say the state's unemployment rate fell to 5.9 percent in March.

fromthestatehouse

Friday

A Look at the 2014 Maine Legislative Session

Maine lawmakers wrapped their work in the short legislative session early Friday and will soon turn their focus to elections. They plan to return for one day next month to consider any vetoes from Republican Gov. Paul LePage before the session officially closes.

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Friday

Medicaid, Welfare to Play Big in Maine Campaigns

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 the state's welfare programs, either.

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Friday

Marijuana Trade Show Coming to Bangor Saturday

The largest medical marijuana trade show in New England is coming to Bangor, Maine.

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yesterday in Entertainment, Sports

Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter, wrongly convicted of murder, dead

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The boxer's imprisonment, and battle to free him, are immortalized in the Bob Dylan song "Hurricane" and the film of the same name, starring Denzel Washington.

Saturday in Entertainment

This weekend in entertainment history

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A look back on the Hollywood headlines of days gone by.

Friday in Viral Videos

When a brother loses a bet

Dance Bet

A guy loses a bet to his younger brother and must dance on a busy street corner for 30 minutes. What happens next is amazing.