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Carnival Company Owner, Worker Charged In Ride Accidents

WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) The owner of a carnival company has been charged by the state's Fire Marshal's Office in connection with two ride accidents that injured four people.

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Maine Hosting Nation’s Secretaries Of State In Portland

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Lieutenant governors and secretaries of state from across the country are heading to Maine this week for their annual summer conference.

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Cars Crash Into Building, Restaurant In Lewiston

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) Fire officials in Lewiston responded to two separate accidents in which cars have run into buildings.

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Authorities Scale Back Search For Maine Homicide Suspect

GUILFORD, Maine (AP)  Authorities have scaled back their search in North Guilford for a man suspected of killing his ex-girlfriend.…

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Maine Weathering Worst Acute Hepatitis C Outbreak Since ’90s

As Maine continues to weather its worst acute hepatitis C outbreak since cases were recorded in the 1990s, health advocates say the state's heroin epidemic is to blame.

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UMaine Scientist Says Plastic Bags Might Kill Pet Fish

A University of Maine scientist says some bags used to transport pet fish home from aquariums leach a toxic chemical that might kill the animals.

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Man Died at Sea of Carbon Monoxide Poisoning

Maine authorities say a 59-year-old Vermont man died at sea of carbon monoxide poisoning last month about 13 miles off of York Harbor.

Smoke rises from railway cars that were carrying crude oil after derailing in downtown Lac Megantic, Quebec, Canada, Saturday, July 6, 2013. A large swath of Lac Megantic was destroyed Saturday after a train carrying crude oil derailed, sparking several explosions and forcing the evacuation of up to 1,000 people. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)

Groups Holding Anniversary Vigil about Lac-Megantic Disaster

Activists at a Portland, Maine, rally to commemorate the second anniversary of the Lac-Megantic, Quebec, rail disaster say the explosion underscores the need for more clean energy.

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Fishing Regulators Hold Hearing On Surging Crab Catch

PORTSMOUTH, New Hampshire (AP) Interstate fishery regulators are holding a hearing in Portsmouth, N.H., about a plan to manage a species of crab that is becoming increasingly popular and valuable.

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Maine Lawmakers Headed To Potato Country

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine (AP) Maine lawmakers are headed north to get schooled on potatoes.

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