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Maine Ski Area Going Solar

A Maine skiing area will soon unveil 803 solar-electric panels it says will offset 70 percent of its electricity use.

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Nurse Defies Ebola Quarantine in Maine

A nurse who promised to defy Maine's quarantine for health care workers who've treated Ebola patients has left her home again

GENERIC COURT LARGE

Minot Man Gets 12 Years for Arson Rampage

AUBURN, Maine (AP) A Minot man who went on a rampage last year, setting fire to his home and his…

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Showdown Imminent Over Nurse’s Quarantine

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — State officials are seeking a judge's permission to require quarantine for a nurse who's vowed to defy Maine's request for self-isolation after treating Ebola patients in West Africa.

GENERIC MONEY LARGE

Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty To Embezzling Employers

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A bookkeeper has pleaded guilty to stealing almost $1 million from two former employers in Maine and New Hampshire.

GENERIC CEMETERY LARGE

Mom, Daughter, Plead Guilty In Cemetery Rammings

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - A mother and daughter who rammed each other's cars in a Monmouth cemetery, knocking over several headstones, have both pleaded guilty to criminal mischief.

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Orono Man Gets 15 Years For Sexual Abuse Of Boys

BANGOR, Maine (AP) — An Orono man charged with sexually abusing several young boys over a period of years has been sentenced to 15 years in prison.

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Sen. King Switches Support From Cutler to Michaud

Maine Sen. Angus King is withdrawing his support for independent gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler and backing the Democratic candidate _ Rep. Mike Michaud.

GENERIC COURT LARGE

Maine Abortion Protesters Can Sue for Free Speech

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A federal judge says part of a free speech lawsuit against Maine's largest city is dismissed because Portland repealed a buffer zone keeping anti-abortion protesters away from a Planned Parenthood entrance.

GENERIC SHRIMP LARGE

Feds May Shut Down Maine Shrimp

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Scientists are recommending a second straight shutdown of the northern shrimp season in the Gulf of Maine amid concerns of warming ocean temperatures.

GENERIC COUNTERFEIT MONEY

Brunswick Woman Gets 20 Months For Embezzling

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Brunswick woman who embezzled more than $365,000 from a Wiscasset nonprofit where she worked has been sentenced to 20 months in prison.

GENERIC PRISON

66-Year-Old Mainer Pleads Guilty To Bank Robbery

BANGOR, Maine (AP) - A 66-year-old Maine man police say claimed to have a grenade and a gun when he robbed a Hallowell bank in June has pleaded guilty.

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