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State Cancels Liquor Marketing Contract Award

| June 4, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine has canceled its contract award for the marketing of its state liquor operation and will ask for new proposals. In a letter to the Gardiner-based Pine State Trading Co., the Bureau of Alcohol Beverage and Lottery Operation says the award was being rescinded because the company’s application included inaccurate information […]

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Portland Establishments Cited for Selling Alcohol to Minors

| February 19, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Police in the city of Portland say a check of 56 bars, stores and restaurants resulted in eight being cited for selling alcohol to a minor. The compliance check was done on Friday evening. Police say several underage college students volunteered to help. Police were checking to see if liquor license […]

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Caribou Police Setting Up Safety Checkpoint

| June 28, 2013

The Caribou Police Department is concerned about people operating under the influence. After already making a few arrests this summer, they’re getting ahead of the game this weekend. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli reports.   Caribou Police Contact Information: (207) 493-3301 25 High St¬†¬†Caribou, ME 04736  

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Keeping the Waters Safe This Weekend

| June 22, 2012

There’s going to be a crackdown on anyone operating a watercraft this weekend. Maine Wardens will be participating in Operation Dry Water from now until Sunday… Increasing their patrols and enforcing safety while out on the water. News Source 8′s Jenna Callari has a look at the national campaign and what boaters should be aware […]

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CADET Meeting

| May 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Six years have gone by since the Community Alcohol and Drug Education Team, or CADET, held its first successful town meeting series. AND so, organizers felt it was time to have another one. NewsSource 8′s Dick Palm takes a look at the upcoming meeting.

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