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Kennedy Remembered

| November 22, 2013

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Flags are flying at half-staff in Maine as the nation remembers President John F. Kennedy on the 50th anniversary of his death. Gov. Paul LePage directed that U.S. and Maine flags be lowered to half-staff from sunrise to sunset on Friday, following a proclamation issued by President Barack Obama for the […]

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Navy Yard Shooting – Maine

| September 17, 2013

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine Gov. Paul LePage has ordered that flags on all public buildings and grounds be flown at half-staff this week in honor of the victims of the shooting at the Navy Yard in Washington, D.C. The Republican governor says that the flags will be lowered on Tuesday until Friday at sunset. […]

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Flag Raising

| May 14, 2013

Deceased veterans were remembered in a special flag raising ceremony at the Maine Veterans Cemetery in Caribou. Dick Palm was there and has more on the story.

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