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Maine Gets $600K for Crops, Including Hops

| October 14, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine will get more than $600,000 from the federal government in support of the state’s specialty crop producers, including producers of hops. The USDA Specialty Crop Block Grant will give the state $602,679 to invest in ten specialty crop initiatives. The state Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry says the initiatives […]

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Maine Moose Hunt Resumes Today

| October 13, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The second session of Maine’s annual moose hunting season is underway. The moose hunt started Monday in 19 of the state’s 29 wildlife management districts. It ends Oct. 18. An earlier session took place in a more limited part of the state in September. Other segments of the season run from […]

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Angie’s List- Are You Living in a Former Meth House?

| October 10, 2014

Sick kids. Thousands of dollars in cleanup costs. A house you may be forced to abandon. That’s the horrifying reality for thousands of Americans who unwittingly buy homes or rent apartments contaminated with toxic meth residue. In today’s Angie’s List report, how to uncover your home’s history before moving in. Homeowner Jennifer Nugent said, “I feel […]

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Governor LePage Celebrating Baileyville Mill’s New Tissue Machines

| October 10, 2014

BAILEYVILLE, Maine (AP) – Gov. Paul LePage is heading to northern Maine to attend a groundbreaking ceremony for two new tissue machines at a pulp mill. The Republican governor is applauding the $120 million investment by Grand Investment Corporation at St. Croix Tissue Inc. in Baileyville. The groundbreaking ceremony will be held there Friday. LePage’s […]

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Maine Governor Candidates to Reunite Today At 2nd Debate

| October 9, 2014

WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) – A day after the first debate in the race for Maine governor, the candidates are back at it. Republican Gov. Paul LePage, Democrat Mike Michaud and independent Eliot Cutler are meeting for a Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce debate on Thursday. The event, which will focus on economic and business issues, is […]

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