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Top Student Honored by Professional Association

| June 30, 2014

Aroostook County— A recent Northern Maine Community College graduate is being honored by a professional association for her outstanding undergraduate work.  The Maine Health Information Management Association (MeHIMA) is recognizing Lisa Jenkins of Presque Isle for attaining the highest grade point average for a graduate in the Health Information Management program at NMCC. Jenkins graduated […]

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Angie’s List – Lawn Care Tips

| June 30, 2014

Even though your annoying neighbor does, it can be hard to find the time and energy to maintain a perfectly manicured lawn. But don’t get discouraged. In today’s Angie’s List report, three simple tips to a healthy summer lawn. Angie Hicks/Angie’s List: “Lawn experts tell us there are three easy things you can do to […]

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Group to Ask Judge About LePage Welfare Policy

| June 30, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – The group representing Maine cities and towns will ask a judge to decide whether Republican Gov. Paul LePage’s directive banning general assistance benefits for some immigrants can be legally enforced. The Maine Municipal Association said Monday that it will ask the Superior Court to decide whether LePage should have gone through […]

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Man Drowns in Lake at Maine Campground

| June 30, 2014

SCARBOROUGH, Maine (AP) – Authorities say a man has drowned while swimming in a lake at a Maine campground. Police say the 45-year-old man, who had been drinking, tried to swim to a small island in the lake at Wassamski Springs Campground, which is in Scarborough and Gorham. The man began to have difficulty at […]

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New Hampshire Man Dies in Maine Motorcycle Crash

| June 30, 2014

BETHEL, Maine (AP) – Police say a New Hampshire man has died in a motorcycle crash in western Maine. Oxford County Sheriff Wayne Gallant says 43-year-old Timothy Diagle, of New Boston, New Hampshire, was operating his motorcycle west on Route 2 in Bethel at about 12:30 p.m. Sunday when he was struck by a car […]

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