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Friday's college roundup: Maine holds on for men's hockey victory - Press Herald

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Friday’s college roundup: Maine holds on for men’s hockey victory
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Bates led by 17 early in the second half but Babson cut the lead to 76-75 with 55 seconds left before Strickland’s free throws. COLBY 94, ENDICOTT 84: The Mules (7-2) finished on a 22-12 run and defeated the Gulls (6-3) at Salem, Massachusetts. Sam

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Fire in freezing weather challenges firefighters, destroys Brunswick home - Press Herald

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Fire in freezing weather challenges firefighters, destroys Brunswick home
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Both occupants fled the house; one was transported to Mid Coast Hospital in Brunswick for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries. The property, located at the intersection of Maquoit Road, Maine Street and Mere Point Road, is owned by Morley James

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Cold forces cancellation of some New Year's swim events - Bangor Daily News

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Cold forces cancellation of some New Year’s swim events
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PORTLAND, Maine — It’s so cold out there that many frigid dips in Maine and Massachusetts have been postponed or canceled. The annual Lobster Dip at Old Orchard Beach in Maine on New Year’s Day has been rescheduled for the first time in 30 years. The
Cold Forces Organizers To Reschedule Annual Maine ‘Lobster Dip’Maine Public

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Critics vow to keep signature-gatherers at Maine polls - WCSH-TV

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Critics vow to keep signature-gatherers at Maine polls
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Democratic Maine Secretary of State Matt Dunlap says his office’s bill making signature gathering at the polls a crime is not meant to kill the citizen initiative process as critics have charged. Dunlap said Friday the bill’s
Bill would ban signature gathering at polling places in MainePress Herald

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Judge Rejects Challenge to Maine City's Crude-Oil Ban - Courthouse News Service

Judge Rejects Challenge to Maine City’s Crude-Oil Ban
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PORTLAND, Maine (CN) – A federal judge on Friday largely dismissed a pipeline operator’s challenge to a small coastal city’s ban on the export of crude oil from its harbor. Portland Pipe Line Corp., a Canadian-owned subsidiary of ExxonMobil Corp. and

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Maine breweries to get big tax cuts under new overhaul - WCSH-TV

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Maine breweries to get big tax cuts under new overhaul
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PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Brewers all over the country will get tax cuts just for producing beer as part of provisions in the new tax overhaul. As part of the new tax plan, Congress passed the Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act

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Critics vow to keep signature-gatherers at Maine polls - Seattle Times

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Critics vow to keep signature-gatherers at Maine polls
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Democratic Maine Secretary of State Matt Dunlap says his office’s bill making signature gathering at the polls a crime is not meant to kill the citizen initiative process as critics have charged. Dunlap said Friday the bill’s
Bill would ban signature gathering at polling places in MainePress Herald

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Bill would ban signature gathering at polling places in Maine - Press Herald

Bill would ban signature gathering at polling places in Maine
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“It’s some pretty big changes to sneak into an agency bill,” said Anna Kellar, the joint executive director of Mainers for Clean Elections and the League of Women Voters of Maine. State lawmakers in recent years have lamented the number of citizen

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Jack Cosgrove to become football coach at Colby College - Press Herald

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Jack Cosgrove to become football coach at Colby College
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McLaughlin said the Mules will quickly enjoy a recruiting edge over their New England Small College Athletic Conference rivals. “This is a game-changer,” said McLaughlin, a Bowdoinham resident. “Because of his connections and his history, those alone

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Maine's most talked-about stories of 2017 - WCSH-TV

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Maine’s most talked-about stories of 2017
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PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — In a year when “fake news” became a ubiquitous catchphrase, there was no shortage of real news that made an impact on Mainers. As 2017 comes to a close, NEWS CENTER looks back at the stories that got the biggest

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