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Gas Prices Drop Nearly a Dime in Maine

Gas prices in Maine have fallen nearly a dime per gallon in the past week.

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Man Who Drove Through Dunkin Donuts Identified

BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) Police in Maine say an 81-year-old man and five others were injured after he drove his minivan through the window of a Dunkin' Donuts store.

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The Hunt Is On For Maine’s Black Bears As Season Begins

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) Maine's annual season for hunting black bears is beginning with hunters heading to the woods to check sites baited for bruins.

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Search Teams Find 78-Year-Old Virginia Hiker Alive

MILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) A 78-year-old hiker from Virginia who had been missing in Maine's Baxter State Park for three days has been found alive.

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Missing swimmer found dead in Mattawamkeag River

The Maine Warden Service says they have found the body of a missing 9-year-old swimmer who had disappeared in the Mattawamkeag River in Penobscot County.

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Small plane crashes in Dexter, Maine

A small plane has crashed in the central Maine town of Dexter.

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Maine Immunization Rates for Toddlers Now Nation’s Highest

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention say Maine's toddler immunization rate has surged from below average to the highest in the nation.

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Maine Studying Plan to Transplant Sea Urchins for Fishing

Maine fishing regulators want to close an area to sea urchin fishing so they can evaluate a plan to transplant the spiny creatures.

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Environmentalists Press on with Maine Lynx Trapping Lawsuit

A coalition of environmental groups says it will press on with a lawsuit designed to provide more protections for Maine's lynx despite new trapping restrictions adopted by the state.

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Maine’s Largest Prison Looking for New Warden

Maine's largest prison is seeking a new warden.

GENERIC BLACK BEAR

Maine’s First Youth Bear Hunt Day Set for Saturday

Maine is holding a bear hunting day for young hunters for the first time as its annual season for the elusive animals draws near.

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