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GENERIC COCAINE-BIG

yesterday

Augusta Woman Gets 9 Months For Selling Cocaine

An Augusta woman has received a nine-month jail sentence for trafficking cocaine.

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Maine Nursing Homes May Get $14 Million Boost

Maine's nursing homes could see a funding boost under legislation awaiting Gov. Paul LePage's signature.

GENERIC COURT LARGE

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Maine Doctor Loses Appeal In Civil Rights Case

The Maine Supreme Judicial Court refused to clear an emergency room physician of a Richmond woman's claim that he violated her civil rights.

GENERIC OIL REFINERY BIG

yesterday

Maine Heating Oil Prices Drop 2 Cents

A Maine government survey says the average price of heating oil in the state has dropped 2 cents in the past week, to $3.62 per gallon.

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Maine Proposes 2014-15 Sea Urchin Season

Maine's proposed 2014-15 sea urchin season schedule includes the same number of harvesting days as the previous season.

CHELLIE PINGREE

yesterday

Maine Shipyard Gets $57 Million in Navy Contracts

Maine Congresswoman Chellie Pingree says Bath Iron Works has won two Navy contracts totaling more than $57 million for fleet maintenance and engineering projects.

GENERIC PIPELINE CONSTRUCTION LARGE

yesterday

Natural Gas Pipeline Subcontractor Sues

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Another federal lawsuit has been filed in connection with the installation of a natural gas pipeline in the Kennebec Valley.

GENERIC MOOSE-BIG

yesterday

Couple Charged By Moose Under Investigation

JACKMAN, Maine (AP) - A New Hampshire husband and wife charged by a moose while snowmobiling in Maine are under investigation for possibly following the animal.

GENERIC WASTEWATER LARGE

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Maine Gets $30 Million For Wastewater Upgrades

HARTLAND, Maine (AP) - Seven Maine wastewater facilities are receiving $29.7 million for upgrades.

GENERIC GAVEL LARGE 2

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Lewiston Couple Sentenced For Housing Fraud

AUBURN, Maine (AP) - A Lewiston couple convicted of defrauding the federal government out of more $46,000 in housing subsidies by not disclosing substantial income and real estate holdings have been sentenced.

GENERIC COUNTERFEIT MONEY

yesterday

Property Tax Credit Getting Boost With New Law

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A new Maine law means that some low-and-middle income families will see their property tax credits double.

GENERIC PILLS

Tuesday

Pills, Guns, Cash Seized From Avon Home

AVON, Maine (AP) - Authorities say they have made a major drug bust in Franklin County.

GENERIC TICKS LARGE

Tuesday

Ticks Thriving After Long, Cold Maine Winter

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Experts say Maine's long, cold winter has done little to thwart the state's tick population and the risk of tick-borne diseases.

GENERIC COUNTERFEIT MONEY LARGE

Tuesday

Maine Police: NYC Man Faces Counterfeiting Charge

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Maine police have arrested a New York City man they say used teenage girls to spend counterfeit $100 bills at a mall.

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It’s not Pitbull, it’s Amy Poehler

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Do you think she fooled anyone?

yesterday in Entertainment

Oscar-winner Lupita Nyong’o named ‘most beautiful’

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The actress was named as the world's most beautiful woman for 2014 by "People" magazine.

yesterday in Lifestyle

Travel through time on Google maps

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Google is now offering trips down memory lane on its digital maps.

yesterday in Entertainment

‘Peeps’ coming to a big screen in marshmallow movie

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The film focuses on the sugary confections as they prepare to be judged at the annual Peeps diorama contest.

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Led Zeppelin back with ‘Whole Lotta’ unreleased tunes

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The rock legends will publish a number of unreleased tracks, including an alternate version of "Whole Lotta Love."

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In Lifestyle

Travel through time on Google maps

Google is now offering trips down memory lane on its digital maps.

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In Music

Led Zeppelin back with 'Whole Lotta' unreleased tunes

The rock legends will publish a number of unreleased tracks, including an alternate version of "Whole Lotta Love."

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In Lifestyle

Airlines rank lowest in traveler satisfaction

Air carriers lag hotels and online travel agencies in customer satisfaction.

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In Lifestyle, National

Kraft recalls 96K pounds of Oscar Mayer hotdogs

Just in time for cookout season, Kraft is recalling nearly 100,000 pounds of Oscar Mayer hotdogs.

The company logo is seen on the bonnet of a Mazda car during the media day ahead of the 84th Geneva Motor Show at the Palexpo Arena in Geneva March 5, 2014.

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Mazda recalls 190K SUVs for rust problem

Mazda is recalling 109,000 Tribute SUVs in cold-weather states to fix rusting frame parts.