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Plane lands without incident at Portland airport - Boston.com

Plane lands without incident at Portland airport
Boston.com
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A commercial airplane carrying 62 passengers has landed without incident at the Portland International Jetport after the pilot radioed ahead with concerns about the plane's nose gear. Airport Director Paul Bradbury says the

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Michaud joins 3-way gubernatorial race in Maine - TheNewsTribune.com

Michaud joins 3-way gubernatorial race in Maine
TheNewsTribune.com
PORTLAND, Maine — Democratic U.S. Rep Mike Michaud ended speculation about his run for governor Wednesday when his campaign confirmed that he's entering the campaign with a formal announcement Thursday in Lewiston. The five-term

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LePage expands program to refurbish transit buses - Press Herald

LePage expands program to refurbish transit buses
Press Herald
The refurbishment program is a spinoff of an initiative LePage started in 2011 that extended the life of school buses through overhauls conducted by the Maine Military Authority, which does similar work on military vehicles. Wednesday marked the launch
LePage showcases refurbished bus programTheNewsTribune.com
LePage says bond talks are moving forwardBoston.com
LePage barred department heads to snub legislators on TuesdayBangor Daily News
Foster’s Daily Democrat
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Go For the Food: Portland, Maine's Duckfat - Tyler Morning Telegraph

Go For the Food: Portland, Maine's Duckfat
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Because culinary excursionists undoubtedly are drawn to Maine for a taste of the state's signature crustacean. And they won't be disappointed. But once you've had your fill of butter-drenched claws and tender hunks of lobster tail tucked into hot dog

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Michaud joins 3-way gubernatorial race in Maine - MiamiHerald.com

Michaud joins 3-way gubernatorial race in Maine
MiamiHerald.com
PORTLAND, Maine — Democratic U.S. Rep. Mike Michaud is making official that he's running for governor. His campaign says Michaud, who'd formed an exploratory committee, will make a statement Thursday afternoon at the Franco-American Heritage
LePage signals progress in bond negotiationsPress Herald
LePage says bond proposals moving forwardColumbus Ledger-Enquirer
LePage: Meeting with Dems on bonds 'productive'Bellingham Herald
The Idaho Statesman
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Maine lawmakers wrangle over borrowing for projects - Press Herald

Maine lawmakers wrangle over borrowing for projects
Press Herald
The Maine Department of Transportation says the money could also help extend rail service on the Portland waterfront and secure investment there by an Icelandic shipping company. The political arguments in Augusta, however, have less to do with the

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Bahrain group calls for nationwide rallies - Press Herald

Bahrain group calls for nationwide rallies
Press Herald
Erin Kilbride, a native of Portland, Maine, was deported last week for using social media to criticize the government. Clashes have eased in recent months and Bahrain's leaders have made noticeable reforms along the way, including giving the elected

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Maine Voices: Good reasons lacking for ban on foam containers in Portland - Press Herald

Maine Voices: Good reasons lacking for ban on foam containers in Portland
Press Herald
PORTLAND — As the volunteer president of the Portland Community Chamber, I'd like to offer a few thoughts about the city's proposed ordinance that would ban polystyrene containers. Generally, the Portland Community Chamber engages issues at City Hall

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Facing deficit, Maine Med cuts 225 jobs - Press Herald

Facing deficit, Maine Med cuts 225 jobs
Press Herald
PORTLANDMaine Medical Center on Tuesday announced that 50 people will be laid off as part of a new budget that also includes 120 early retirement buyouts, the elimination of 175 vacant positions, and reduced pay for the hospital's top leaders.
Maine's largest hospital cutting 225 positionsMiamiHerald.com
Maine hospitals sue over federal reimbursementsWCSH-TV
Maine Medical Center announces 50 layoffs, 175 position cuts, other reductionsBangor Daily News
Seacoastonline.com -HealthLeaders Media -Kennebec Journal
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Developer proposes changes on Portland's Maine Wharf - Bangor Daily News

Developer proposes changes on Portland's Maine Wharf
Bangor Daily News
PORTLAND, Maine — Developer Patrick Tinsman is planning to overhaul an 8,500-square-foot building on Portland's Maine Wharf, a project that promises to restore another high-visibility waterfront site in Maine's largest city. Building 1 on Maine Wharf

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