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Maine lawmakers trying to rein in large medical marijuana growers - Press Herald

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Maine lawmakers trying to rein in large medical marijuana growers
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Others lawmakers, like Sen. Eric Brakey, R-Auburn, want to allow large or collective caregiver operations to become dispensaries. The license would cost more and come with more rules, but it would let the caregiver serve more patients, have a bigger

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United Farmer Veterans of Maine gets new executive director - Press Herald

United Farmer Veterans of Maine gets new executive director
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BANGOR — Donovan Todd has been named the new executive director for the United Farmer Veterans of Maine. Todd has worked in the food and agriculture sectors since graduating in 1979 from the University of Maine with a bachelor’s degree in agriculture

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Icy rain will create treacherous travel across state - Bangor Daily News

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Icy rain will create treacherous travel across state
Bangor Daily News
Then, more rain is expected to arrive Thursday evening in Portland and then to head northeast toward Bangor overnight. Rain will fall throughout the state Friday as temperatures climb to nearly 50 degrees during the day. The thawing temperatures could

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Deaths of rural Farmington area couple ruled murder-suicide - Press Herald

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Deaths of rural Farmington area couple ruled murder-suicide
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Thomas Masse shot his wife, Michelle Masse, and then himself at their home in the town of Temple, police say. By DONNA M. PERRYSun journal. Share. facebook · tweet · email · print. Read Article. Members of the Temple Fire Department stop traffic

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Landlord in Portland fire that killed 6 due to file brief in appeal - Bangor Daily News

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Landlord in Portland fire that killed 6 due to file brief in appeal
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Gregory Nisbet was convicted of code violations stemming from the November 2014 fire, which killed six people in Portland. He then appealed his conviction to the Maine Supreme Judicial Court. A court spokeswoman says Nisbet initially had until Tuesday

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Landlord in Portland fire that killed 6 due to file brief in appeal - Bangor Daily News

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Landlord in Portland fire that killed 6 due to file brief in appeal
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Gregory Nisbet speaks during his sentencing hearing on December 1, 2016, in Portland. Nisbet was convicted of a housing code violation. PORTLAND, Maine — A landlord who was convicted following a fatal fire in Maine is due to file a brief in his

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Acton man threatened his mother and sisters with knife, police say - Press Herald

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Acton man threatened his mother and sisters with knife, police say
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An Acton man was intoxicated and angry about a request to bring his mother and teenage sisters to the local YMCA to shower when he drove erratically through Sanford, confronted other drivers and threatened to assault his mother with a knife, according

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Culinary talent from New York lured by Portland's shorter commutes, slower pace - Press Herald

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Culinary talent from New York lured by Portland’s shorter commutes, slower pace
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DeLois, who grew up in Yarmouth, offers this anecdote as one reason he’s glad he moved from New York City back to Maine. He’s one of many restaurant professionals, from cooks to owners and managers, who have settled here after working in some of New

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Maine Gay Men's Chorus seeks singers, dancers - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine Gay Men’s Chorus seeks singers, dancers
Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
The upcoming concert “Do You Hear the People Sing?” Songs of Love, Hope and Resistance, taking place June 14-16 at the Portland Players Theater in South Portland, will feature different guest performances at each concert. The concert on Saturday, June

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Landlord in fire that killed 6 due to file brief in appeal - San Francisco Chronicle

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Landlord in fire that killed 6 due to file brief in appeal
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Photo: Ben McCanna, AP. FILE – In this Oct. 21, 2016, file photo, Gregory Nisbet listens to Justice Thomas Warren during his trial in Portland, Maine. Nisbet, the landlord who was convicted following a fatal fire in Maine, is due to file a brief in his

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