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Man Gets 10 Years For Pushing Wife Off Maine Cliff

| September 26, 2014

ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) – A man convicted of pushing his then-wife off a cliff in a state park in Maine is going to prison for 10 years. A judge on Thursday handed down the sentence for 71-year-old Charles Black, who was convicted of attempted murder in July. The judge imposed a 25-year sentence but suspended […]

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Family Increases Reward for Missing Hiker in Maine

| September 25, 2014

(photo courtesy WCSH-TV) CARRABASSET VALLEY, Maine (AP) – The family of a Tennessee woman who disappeared while hiking more than a year ago in Maine is offering $25,000 to those who can help locate her. Geraldine Largay was attempting to hike the northernmost 1,000 miles of the trail and was just 200 miles from her […]

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Michaud Will Debate Cutler Without Governor LePage

| September 24, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Gubernatorial candidate Mike Michaud says he will debate independent Eliot Cutler one-on-one if Gov. Paul LePage refuses to participate. Michaud had originally said he would only attend debates if the Republican governor was present. But the Democrat’s campaign told WMTW-TV on Tuesday that he will participate in the debates even if […]

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Michelle Obama Coming to Maine

| September 23, 2014

ORONO, Maine (AP) – First lady Michelle Obama is coming to Maine to campaign for Democrat Mike Michaud in the governor’s race. The Michaud campaign said Monday that Mrs. Obama and Michaud will appear together Oct. 3 at the University of Maine. They’ll be joined by Planned Parenthood Action Fund President Cecile Richards. The event is being […]

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Caribou Woman Hikes Whole Appalachian Trail

| September 22, 2014

Imagine spending 5 and a half months hiking over 2,000 miles. That’s exactly what one 26-year-old Caribou woman just finished doing. News Source 8′s Angela Christoforos has more on her adventure through the Appalachian Mountains… It was a journey of 2 thousand, 100 hundred and 85 point 3 miles. Alison Kieffer said,  “It was just […]

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