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Road conditions deteriorate in Portland, Maine - NECN

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Road conditions deteriorate in Portland, Maine
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“I think what’s happened is that people have learned, finally, now, near the end of the season, to deal with weather prudently,” said a spokesman with Maine Turnpike Authority. “Knock on wood, but we had very good fortune today that no one got hurt and
Foot or more of snow possible WednesdayWGME
Snowstorm adds to Portland’s above-average snow totalsKennebec Journal

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Wescott has no regrets after backcountry injury - Lexington Herald Leader

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Wescott has no regrets after backcountry injury
Lexington Herald Leader
dealsaver. PORTLAND, Maine — Snowboarder Seth Wescott didn’t see trouble ahead while zooming down a steep slope with a spectacular blue glacier serving as a backdrop for a movie scene he was filming. Nobody had warned him of a wide crevasse.

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Wescott has no regrets after backcountry injury - News & Observer

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Wescott has no regrets after backcountry injury
News & Observer
dealsaver. PORTLAND, Maine — Snowboarder Seth Wescott didn’t see trouble ahead while zooming down a steep slope with a spectacular blue glacier serving as a backdrop for a movie scene he was filming. Nobody had warned him of a wide crevasse.

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Wescott has no regrets after backcountry injury - Columbus Ledger-Enquirer

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Wescott has no regrets after backcountry injury
Columbus Ledger-Enquirer
PORTLAND, Maine — An injury to Seth Wescott last spring effectively ended his hopes of an Olympic three-peat in the snowboardcross. But the Maine resident says he has no regrets about the backcountry outing in Alaska in which he tore his ACL and broke
But he has no regrets about his backcountry adventures.Anchorage Daily News

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Snowstorm makes travel risky; state offices to close early - Press Herald

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Snowstorm makes travel risky; state offices to close early
Press Herald
A Maine State Police dispatcher said crashes were reported on the Maine Turnpike southbound in Portland, near mile 48, around 8 a.m., and near mile 22 near Kennebunk, around 8:30 a.m. He said there didn’t appear to be any injuries. The crash near
Many state offices closing early in MaineSeattle Post Intelligencer
Middle School Girl’s iPhone Catches Fire, Causing Second Degree BurnsUproxx
Odd News RoundupCherokee Tribune
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Portland attorney who has represented Michael Phelps, other Olympians, opens ... - Bangor Daily News

Portland attorney who has represented Michael Phelps, other Olympians, opens
Bangor Daily News
PORTLAND, Maine — Last month, Egyptian Caroline Maher was inducted into the prestigious Taekwondo Hall of Fame. But if her sport’s governing body had gotten its way more than two years earlier, she would’ve been kicked out of competition.

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Pirates, Cumberland County Civic Center strike deal to return hockey team to ... - Bangor Daily News

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Pirates, Cumberland County Civic Center strike deal to return hockey team to
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PORTLAND, Maine — The Pirates professional hockey team, which has spent most of the past half year locked in a bitter lease dispute with its longtime home arena, has reached a deal with the Cumberland County Civic Center and will return to Portland no
Pirates reach deal to return to Portland, MaineBoston.com

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Hotbed for Maine Olympians loses its financing - Press Herald

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Hotbed for Maine Olympians loses its financing
Press Herald
He said the Portland-based foundation, formed by the late philanthropist Elizabeth Noyce, had distributed $33 million to $34 million to the Nordic and alpine operations at the sports center since it opened in 1999. “We look at it this way: We started
Libra funds to end for Maine Winter Sports CenterSeattle Post Intelligencer

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Maine court: Public has no right to use Kennebunkport beach - Press Herald

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Maine court: Public has no right to use Kennebunkport beach
Press Herald
Thaxter, a Portland-based attorney, said it was the town of Kennebunkport that instigated the court battle, after it tried in 2009 to assert public-access rights over the entire beach. “The town insisted on demonizing (his clients),” Thaxter said
Goose Rocks Beach not a public beachWGME
Public doesn’t have right to access privately owned beach in Kennebunkport Bangor Daily News
Maine court rules in beach access caseGreenwich Time

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Ex-Maine loan officer admits $14 million fraud scheme - Press Herald

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Ex-Maine loan officer admits $14 million fraud scheme
Press Herald
Walter Scott Fox, 56, who worked at the bank’s Maine headquarters at Canal Plaza in Portland, admitted Tuesday to bank fraud and tax evasion. He pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Portland and was released on a $5,000 bond, said his attorney
Bank fraud, tax evasion pleas from Maine officerWLBZ-TV
Former KeyBank executive from Cumberland pleads guilty to tax evasion, bank Bangor Daily News

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