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University of Maine System records a $15 million surplus - Press Herald

University of Maine System records a $15 million surplus
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Low presented the final budget figures Monday at the board of trustees meeting on the Portland campus of University of Southern Maine. Campuses that reported better than expected budget figures, primarily at the two largest campuses, kept the money and …

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Maine's whooping cough cases rose higher in October - Press Herald

Maine’s whooping cough cases rose higher in October
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The October figures bring the total number of pertussis cases to 332 for the first 10 months of 2018, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. Maine consistently has among the highest rates of pertussis – also known as whooping …

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Scallop Fishermen Eye Another Record Year in Rebuilt Fishery - U.S. News & World Report

Scallop Fishermen Eye Another Record Year in Rebuilt Fishery
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Maine’s meaty scallops are beloved in the culinary world, and they often sell for upward of $20 per pound at supermarkets. Most scallops are harvested by boat, though some are taken by divers who fish for them by hand, and the shellfish have been

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Maine financial adviser accused of spending investor's $200000 - Press Herald

Maine financial adviser accused of spending investor’s $200000
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The New Hampshire Bureau of Securities Regulation recently issued an order for Sean Grady, and his firm, Grady & Associates, in Portland, to stop doing business. The bureau said it investigated a complaint into an elderly client’s loss of funds. The

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Thanksgiving Day football moved back to Fitzpatrick Stadium - Press Herald

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Thanksgiving Day football moved back to Fitzpatrick Stadium
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The 107th annual Portland-Deering Thanksgiving Day football game will be back at Fitzpatrick Stadium. Maybe. The game was supposed to be played at Deering’s Memorial Field this year. But city and school officials determined Monday that trying to remove …
Thanksgiving Day game moved back to Fitzpatrick Stadium … if it’s playedKennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

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Cacoulidis family sells former shipyard property in South Portland - Press Herald

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Cacoulidis family sells former shipyard property in South Portland
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L+R Northpoint is headed by Richard Packard, a Maine native whose 30-year career in real estate development includes work in Newport Beach, California, according to a prepared statement Monday. The family company has no firm plans for the property, …

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Southern Maine expected to get another snowstorm before Thanksgiving - Press Herald

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Southern Maine expected to get another snowstorm before Thanksgiving
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Southern Maine expected to get another snowstorm before Thanksgiving. This week will be even more wintry than last week. … A weak system dropped a coating to an inch or two Monday morning in southern Maine. More winter weather is coming through.
Harsh Holiday Week – GUTNER BLOGNewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ (blog)

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Lawsuit over Maine House race to drag on, faces big odds - WABI

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Lawsuit over Maine House race to drag on, faces big odds
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Bruce Poliquin is refusing to concede defeat to Democrat Jared Golden in Maine’s 2nd Congressional District. And the legal battle will drag on for weeks as Poliquin continues fighting the ranked-choice voting system that caused his election loss

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For Portland High basketball coach Joe Russo, a battle with cancer is providing his biggest win - Press Herald

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For Portland High basketball coach Joe Russo, a battle with cancer is providing his biggest win
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In late February, shortly after his 28th season as the Portland High boys’ basketball coach, Russo’s worst fear was realized. He’d been experiencing pain in his hip and jaw. Biopsies revealed he had non-Hodgkin Large B Cell Lymphoma. Cancer. “When (the …

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Maine Voices: We might want to rethink any name change for USM - Press Herald

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Maine Voices: We might want to rethink any name change for USM
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WINDHAM — “The University of Southern Maine – the University of Everyone!” Well, everyone in Portland – that is, if USM President Glenn Cummings gets his way. He wants to change the name of the University of Southern Maine (as the school has been …

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