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Maine Police Track Suspect Through Social Media Messages

A Maine man who’d been wanted by police for several weeks made a couple of critical mistakes that led to his capture — he sent out social media messages pinpointing his location.

03/24/2015

Stephen King says he's very much a resident of Maine, even though the governor said high taxes forced him to move. (Photo by KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Stephen King Pans Maine Governor

Gov. Paul LePage had claimed King left the state because of high taxes.

03/19/2015

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Bill Sent Out In 1969 Returned To Maine Water District

A bill for $1.40 sent out by a Maine water district almost a half-century ago has finally been returned.

03/18/2015

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Truck Hauling 30,000 Pounds Of Lobster Overturns In Maine

The tractor-trailer was loaded with live Canadian lobster when it overturned on I-95 in Benton.

03/18/2015

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Seal Gets Stranded On Maine Snowbank

People aren’t the only ones vexed by New England’s high snowbanks.

03/10/2015

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Owner Of Maine Inn Holds Essay Contest To Select New Owner

A woman who won a Maine country inn in an essay writing contest more than two decades ago wants to give it away in the same manner.

03/10/2015

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Top 5 In Wood Stove Emissions: Vermont, New Hampshire, Maine

The heavily forested states of Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine are among the top five in the country for the per capita emission of pollutants from wood stoves used to heat homes.

03/08/2015

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Maine Bill Would Allow Concealed Handguns Without Permits

A Maine Republican senator wants to allow residents to carry concealed handguns without getting a permit.

03/01/2015

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Maine Weighs Revoking Seat Belt Law Days After 75-Car Pileup

It’s an effort that even the bill’s sponsor acknowledges is poor timing.

03/01/2015

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Maine Man Goes On Trial For Using Facebook To Lure Teen To Her Death

Prosecutors say Kyle Dube used a fake Facebook profile to set up a meeting with 15-year-old Nichole Cable, then killed her in May 2013.

02/23/2015

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