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Sportsman's Alliance of Maine helped develop legislator's school safety bill - Press Herald

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Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine helped develop legislator’s school safety bill
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A Republican lawmaker who proposed legislation seeking a $20 million bond to fund state-specified school safety improvements developed the bill in concert with the Sportsman’s Alliance of Maine. The hunting and fishing organization rarely involves

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New bills would require Maine officials to show up for meetings - Press Herald

New bills would require Maine officials to show up for meetings
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The Legislature’s Right to Know Advisory Committee wants officials to have face-to-face contact with the public and each other. Associated Press. Share. facebook · tweet · email · print. Read Article. AUGUSTA — Some lawmakers want to make sure that

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Maine lawmakers hear from victims of female genital mutilation - Press Herald

Maine lawmakers hear from victims of female genital mutilation
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Two Somali victims of female genital mutilation who now live in Maine support the bill of Rep. Barbara Cardone, D-Bangor, which also would fund immigration outreach efforts. The victims said Sirocki refused to meet with them and other immigrant women

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South Portland Hannaford warehouse negotiations to continue Tuesday - Press Herald

South Portland Hannaford warehouse negotiations to continue Tuesday
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A spokeswoman for Delhaize America Distribution did not respond to an email asking for comment about Monday’s negotiations. The South Portland warehouse supplies 103 Hannaford locations in New England, more than half of the U.S. locations. There are 63

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Maine Office of Tourism wins international awards - Press Herald

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Maine Office of Tourism wins international awards
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“We are delighted with the recognition,” said tourism office director Steve Lyons in a prepared statement. “Maine delivers a world-class visitor experience. The Office of Tourism works diligently to showcase our state in ways that align with our brand

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Man held without bail in 'unprovoked' fatal stabbing of Maine medical student - Bangor Daily News

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Man held without bail in ‘unprovoked’ fatal stabbing of Maine medical student
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“I was shocked and saddened to learn of the death of one of our students, Deane “Kenny” Stryker, who was killed on Saturday,” he said. Stryker was an advocate for domestic violence and mental health awareness, served as an orientation leader and was
Fatal stabbing of UNE medical student in Massachusetts library shocks campusPress Herald
Police Identify Woman Fatally Stabbed In Public Library As UNE StudentMaine Public
No bond for suspect in “vicious, unprovoked” attack on aspiring doctor in libraryCBS News

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Mother, stepfather charged with murdering 10-year-old girl in Maine - Press Herald

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Mother, stepfather charged with murdering 10-year-old girl in Maine
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One of the adults called for an ambulance about 2:30 Sunday afternoon for an unresponsive child at a condominium where they had been staying in Stockton Springs. staff report. Follow on Facebook · Email Writer · 207-791-6303. Share. facebook · tweet

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SWAT team arrests Maine teen accused of threatening statements - Bangor Daily News

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SWAT team arrests Maine teen accused of threatening statements
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Cape Elizabeth public schools were closed Monday after local police arrested a 17-year-old student over online statements that officials interpreted to be a gun threat. A SWAT team arrested the male student around 6 a.m. Monday at a home in South
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17-year-old charged with terrorizing after Cape Elizabeth schools …WMTW Portland

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Cape High School student charged with terrorizing after alleged school threat - Press Herald

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Cape High School student charged with terrorizing after alleged school threat
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A 17-year-old student at Cape Elizabeth High School was charged with misdemeanor terrorizing after he posted a message on social media that was interpreted as a threat involving a gun, Cape Elizabeth Police Chief Neil Williams said Monday. The teen
17-year-old charged with terrorizing after Cape Elizabeth schools closeWMTW Portland

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Beech Trees Dominating Northeastern Forests, Worrying Scientists, Landowners - Maine Public

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Beech Trees Dominating Northeastern Forests, Worrying Scientists, Landowners
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The changes could have major negative ramifications for forest ecosystems and industries that rely on them, said Dr. Aaron Weiskittel, a University of Maine associate professor of forest biometrics and modeling and one of the authors. Beech, often used

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