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UMaine Consolidation

| January 26, 2015

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – The chancellor of the University of Maine system is launching a campaign to streamline its seven-campus system by consolidating administrative functions. The Portland Press Herald reports Chancellor James Page told the board of trustees Monday in Bangor that the streamlining will maintain all seven campuses and their presidents. Page says consolidating […]

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Snow headed to the Northeast

| January 26, 2015

(AP)The busy Northeast corridor prepared for a winter wallop that was expected to bring up 2 to 3 feet of snow from northern New Jersey all the way up to Maine. Here’s what residents of the big cities in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic need to know about the coming storm: The nor’easter was winding up over […]

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Feds to Host Active Shooter Training in Fort Fairfield

| January 26, 2015

FORT FAIRFIELD, Maine (AP) – The U.S. Border Patrol and law enforcement agencies across Maine are conducting active shooter training exercises this week. The training will take place starting Monday at the Fort Fairfield Border Patrol Station in Fort Fairfield. There will be training near homes or businesses. John Bonner, acting patrol agent in charge, […]

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Blaine Man Pleads Guilty

| January 23, 2015

A Blaine man pleaded guilty Friday in U.S. District Court in Bangor to conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute bath salts. 34-year old Nate Brewer faces up to 20 years in prison and a $1,000,000 fine. He will be sentenced after the completion of a pre-sentence investigation report. According to court records, Brewer conspired […]

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MAINE COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM BOARD APPOINTS INTERIM PRESIDENT

| January 23, 2015

AUGUSTA, ME—The Maine Community College System (MCCS) Board of Trustees Friday appointed Derek Langhauser to serve as Interim President of the MCCS, effective February 16, 2015. Langhauser serves as General Counsel of the MCCS and is a senior member of the System’s leadership team. He replaces Dr. John Fitzsimmons who announced earlier this month that […]

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