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Protesters play cribbage on floor of Collins' office - Bangor Daily News

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Protesters play cribbage on floor of Collins’ office
Bangor Daily News
PORTLAND, Maine — A group of 10 protesters pulled off their winter coats, took out playing cards and settled in to play cribbage on the floor of U.S. Sen. Susan Collins’ Portland office Friday afternoon. The mostly Peaks Island residents said that
Collins: Senate Shouldn’t Wait on Doug Jones for Tax VoteU.S. News & World Report
Sen. Collins’ ObamaCare Rescue Plan May Blow Up Insurance MarketsInvestor’s Business Daily
Upping the pressure on a Maine “moderate”Socialist Worker Online

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Inmate Revived From Apparent Opioid Overdose In Maine Courthouse - Maine Public

Inmate Revived From Apparent Opioid Overdose In Maine Courthouse
Maine Public
PORTLAND, Maine – An inmate at a Maine courthouse suffered an apparent opioid overdose, but officers were able to revive her through the use of the overdose reversal drug naloxone. The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office says 26-year-old Kayla Brooks

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Portland baby eel dealer caught in sting gets jail, another Mainer pleads guilty - Press Herald

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Portland baby eel dealer caught in sting gets jail, another Mainer pleads guilty
Press Herald
Operation Broken Glass, an interagency sting of a national elver trafficking ring based in Maine, has yielded two more jail sentences and a guilty plea this week. Yarann Im, a 35-year-old Portland seafood dealer, was sentenced to six months in jail for
Two men sentenced in baby eel trafficking schemeBangor Daily News
Eel-gotten gains: Man admits trafficking in slippery sea creaturesNJ.com

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1 Maine man sentenced, another pleads guilty for elver trafficking - Boston.com

1 Maine man sentenced, another pleads guilty for elver trafficking
Boston.com
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — One Maine man is heading to jail and another has pleaded guilty for their role a national baby eel trafficking ring. The Portland Press Herald reports 35-year-old Yarann Im was sentenced to six months in jail Thursday for

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1 Man Sentenced, 1 Pleads Guilty for Baby Eel Trafficking - U.S. News & World Report

1 Man Sentenced, 1 Pleads Guilty for Baby Eel Trafficking
U.S. News & World Report
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — One Maine man is heading to jail and another has pleaded guilty for their role in a national baby eel trafficking ring. The Portland Press Herald reports 35-year-old Yarann Im was sentenced to six months in jail Thursday for

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Report Calls for Review of State Youth Correctional Facility - U.S. News & World Report

Report Calls for Review of State Youth Correctional Facility
U.S. News & World Report
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A new report says Maine’s only youth correctional facility is understaffed and not equipped to manage the mental health needs of residents. The Portland Press Herald reports the review on the Long Creek Youth Development

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Applications flowing in as Toy Fund expands to Androscoggin County - Press Herald

Applications flowing in as Toy Fund expands to Androscoggin County
Press Herald
The toy fund uses donations from readers to provide toys to thousands of Maine children who might otherwise not receive holiday gifts because of hardships faced by their parents. Now in its 68th year, the fund is accepting applications for toys from

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Letter to the editor: Many Maine franchises are locally owned, need public's support - Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Many Maine franchises are locally owned, need public’s support
Press Herald
It is important for Portland-area consumers to understand that many franchises in Maine are locally owned and operated. When a local small-business person purchases a franchise, they are buying a template for success. Franchise owners are supported by

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Two men sentenced in baby eel trafficking scheme - Bangor Daily News

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Two men sentenced in baby eel trafficking scheme
Bangor Daily News
Two men charged in federal court in Maine for their role in an East Coast eel trafficking operation each were sentenced Thursday to six months behind bars. Two seafood dealers — Yarann Im of Portland, Maine, and Thomas Choi of Henderson, Maryland
Elver trafficking sting yields more jail sentences, another guilty pleaPress Herald
Eel-gotten gains: Man admits trafficking in slippery sea creaturesNJ.com

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Maine senator renews push for more energy independence - Seattle Times

Maine senator renews push for more energy independence
Seattle Times
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine Sen. Angus King is introducing a bill he says will create a push for greater energy independence. King, an independent, is calling the legislation the Next Generation Grid Resources and Infrastructure Development Act, or

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