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Governor LePage Visits China

| June 26, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Governor Paul LePage is returning to the United States after several days in China.  The Republican governor is scheduled to return on Thursday. He left for Beijing on Saturday. LePage officials said the governor had planned to meet with representatives from a company that’s considering a manufacturing project in northern Maine […]

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Cyclists Set for Three-Day-Ride Across Maine

| June 13, 2014

NEWRY, Maine (AP) – More than 2,000 cyclists are setting out on a three-day ride across Maine to raise money. The 30th annual fundraiser for the American Lung Association kicks off Friday at Sunday River Ski Resort in Newry. The 180-mile ride will finish on Sunday at Steamboat Landing Park in Belfast. Cyclists will stop […]

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A Bath Man Charged with Abusing His Son

| June 13, 2014

BATH, Maine (AP) – A Bath man has been charged with abusing his infant son. Police on Thursday arrested 24-year-old Brandon Ross and charged him with six counts of aggravated assault, three counts of assault and three counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Police began investigating in April when the 8-week-old boy was […]

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Republican Party Promotes Unity

| June 13, 2014

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – After a bruising congressional primary, Maine Republicans are promoting party unity.  They do this as they look to reclaim the 2nd District seat and maintain control of the governor’s office this November. At an event in Bangor on Friday, Sen. Susan Collins said Republicans must rally around the common theme of […]

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Lewiston Man Arrested For Not Paying Child Support

| June 13, 2014

Photo’s Courtesy of the Maine Department of Public Safety A Lewiston man has been arrested for not paying thousands of dollars in child support.  43-year-old James Bellanceau owes $50,693 in child support payments to his children in Indiana.  He was arrested at his apartment in Lewiston.  He is wanted in Indiana for felony child non-support.   […]

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