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GENERIC POLICE CRUISERS

Gunman In Rite Aid Robbery Is Dead

(WGAN) State Police are confirming that a gunman who tried to hold up the Rite-Aid in Camden Monday night is dead.

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SMCC, UNE Announce Partnership

Southern Maine Community College and the University of New England have created a partnership that allows students to transfer their credits.

GENERIC AIRPORT LARGE

Maine Airports to Get $5.8M in Federal Money

WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) - Two Maine airports will receive $5.8 million in grants from the federal government for construction projects.

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Marijuana Doc Reprimanded in Maine

A doctor who held a marijuana clinic at a hotel and failed to adequately document examinations has been reprimanded by the board that licenses physicians in Maine.

GENERIC GREEN CRABS

Maine’s Problematic Crabs Dwindled in 2014

Scientists say an explosion of invasive green crabs that threatens Maine's lucrative soft-shell clam industry appears to have tapered off, at least temporarily.

GENERIC COURT LARGE

Appeal Notice Filed in Slain College Student Case

Lawyers for a man sentenced to life without parole for raping and killing a University of New Hampshire student have filed a mandatory notice of appeal, raising questions about evidence that was excluded and testimony that was allowed saying he was prone to homicidal rages and threats.

MICHAUD ANNOUNCE

Democrat Michaud Outlines Ideas Around Health Care

Gubernatorial hopeful Mike Michaud says Maine must take advantage of telemedicine and support preventative care services that can reduce health care costs down the road.

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Final Comments About Maine Scallop Rules Due

Maine officials are accepting the final public comments about the proposed rules for the upcoming scallop fishing season.

GENERIC ACCIDENT

Hancock Woman Injured in Ellsworth Crash

ELLSWORTH, Maine (AP) _ Police say a 40-year-old Hancock woman has been seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash in Ellsworth.

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Gas Prices Falling in Maine

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Gas prices have fallen 1.4 cents in Maine in the last week.

GENERIC COLLEGE DEFINITION

SMCC, UNE Announce Partnership

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Southern Maine Community College and the University of New England are forming a partnership to allow students to transfer their credits.

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Augusta’s Gannett House Expected to be Sold

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ The granddaughter of Maine publishing magnate Guy Gannett says the family wants to repurchase his Augusta home from the state and turn it into a First Amendment museum.

GENERIC MOOSE-BIG

Maine’s Moose Hunt Starts In A Week

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Maine's annual moose hunting season is set to begin in a week.

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Nova Star Ferry Finds Winter Work

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Nova Star Cruises expects to announce this week details of winter work, something that's necessary for the cruise ship to be profitable in its first year.

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LAPD detains ‘Django Unchained’ actress

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