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Another Storm

| January 31, 2015

GRAY, Maine (AP) – More snow is piling on much of Maine in the wake of a blizzard that dumped two feet on parts of the state. A meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Gray says Portland has 2.6 inches of snow, Gray has 3.1 inches, Sebago has 4 inches and Caribou has 3.9 […]

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Multiple vehicle accident briefly closes route 89

| January 30, 2015

A multiple vehicle accident in Caribou shut down route 89 this morning.¬†35-year-old Paul Durepo, 24-year-old Melinda Patten and 18-year-old Matthew Tardy, all of Limestone, were traveling toward Caribou. Durepo stopped in traffic to make a turn. Patten was behind him and lost control. He¬†swerved into the other lane, where 53 year old Victor Stephens of […]

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Judge Dismisses Pregnant Maine Woman’s Lawsuit

| January 30, 2015

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – A federal judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed against the state of Maine by a pregnant mental health worker who was stabbed by a patient at the state-run Riverview Psychiatric Center. Jamie Hill-Spotswood argued in the suit that less than a week before the March 2013 attack she told the assistant […]

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Collins and King Split on Keystone Pipeline Bill

| January 30, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Republican Sen. Susan Collins and independent Sen. Angus King are split on their views of the Keystone XL oil pipeline. Collins voted Thursday in support of the bill, which President Barack Obama has threatened to veto. She says in a statement that it’s “past time” for Obama to approve the project. […]

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Maine Flu Cases Triple Over Last Flu Season

| January 30, 2015

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – There has been triple the number of confirmed cases of the flu in Maine so far this season when compared to the same time last year. The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention says Maine has seen 2,322 confirmed cases of influenza as of last Sunday. Last year on the […]

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