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Mayor who tweeted ‘Eat it, Hogg’ faces recall on June 12

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:17
The Associated Press

WATERVILLE

Voters in a Maine city will decide next month whether to keep their mayor in office in the wake of the Republican’s use of Twitter to mock a school shooting survivor.

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UMaine brings goats to campus to help stressed students

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:17

ORONO (AP) — The University of Maine has deployed a herd of goats to help students get through a stressful finals season at the end of the semester.

There was a line of students waiting this week to get close to the goats. WABITV reports the goal of the goats is to cheer students up who may be dealing with stress.

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Letters

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:17

The future of food security and the 2018 Farm Bill

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Affidavits: Victims were alive when box truck was set afire

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16

BANGOR (AP) — Court documents indicate two homeless people in Maine were alive before a man allegedly set fire to a box truck in which they were sleeping.

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Boyne completes purchase of 6 ski resorts

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16

(AP) Michigan-based Boyne Resorts has completed its purchase of six ski resorts it was operating under longterm lease agreements from Maine to British Columbia.

CEO Stephen Kircher called the closing with Oz Real Estate this week “exceptionally gratifying” because he’d long wanted to own the properties outright.

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Martial arts expert argues he pummeled man in self defense

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16

AUGUSTA (AP) — A Maine mixed martial art fighter is losing his argument that he was defending himself when he repeatedly punched an unconscious victim in the head.

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Kennebunk man charged following fire that burned hundreds of acres

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16
BY DENNIS HOEY Portland Press Herald Staff Writer

A 69-year-old Kennebunk man has been summoned in connection with a wildfire that destroyed 314 acres in York County earlier this month.

State forest rangers have issued a summons to Michiel Brown of Kennebunk, alleging he failed to properly extinguish a fire, said John Bott, spokesman for the Maine Forest Service.

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Elation over a son’s recovery; devastation over other’s loss

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16
The Associated Press

PORTLAND

Two parents are elated that their eldest son is recovering from nearly drowning and anguished that his younger brother remains missing two weeks after falling into a river.

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MTA Work Underway

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16

[img_assist|nid=1217652|title=|desc= THE FIRST SIGN OF A NEW HIGH SCHOOL BUILDING can be seen this week by Mt. Ararat students. Crews began removing trees on campus in anticipation of construction beginning in June. Trees between the student parking lot and baseball field were taken down Wednesday.

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Dem gubernatorial forum in Brunswick

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16
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Mid Coast-Parkview Health celebrates Nurses Week

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16
The Times Record

BRUNSWICK

This year, Mid Coast–Parkview Health recognizes more than 600 staff nurses during Nurses Week, May 6 –-12. Mid Coast–Parkview Health senior administration, direct supervisors and colleagues are honoring nurses working at Mid Coast Hospital, Mid Coast Medical Group, Mid Coast Senior Health Center and CHANS Home Health & Hospice.

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Don’t stop believin’

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16
Coastal Humane Society

BRUNSWICK

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Richmond food pantry ready to stamp out hunger on Saturday

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16
BY CHRIS QUATTRUCCI Times Record Staff

RICHMOND

Business is about to pick up for volunteers at the Richmond Area Food Pantry.

Not only will they be getting their regular food delivery next Friday, they’re also preparing to be flooded with donations from Saturday’s Stamp Out Hunger day.

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Georgetown company makes pitch for oysters

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

BRUNSWICK

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Mid Coast administers Suboxone to ER patients

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16
BY DARCIE MOORE Times Record Staff

BRUNSWICK

On the front lines of America’s opioid crisis, a hospital’s emergency department has become a safety net for those afflicted with addiction. Mid Coast Hospital’s emergency department in Brunswick is no different — but it’s method of treatment is.

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Harpswell’s Ed Webster looks back on his Everest quest

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:16
BY NATHAN STROUT Times Record Staff

BRUNSWICK

It’s been 30 years since Harpswell resident Ed Webster last stood above the clouds upon the Earth’s highest mountain.

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Emerald Builders becomes member of 1% for the Planet

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 11:23
BY CHRIS QUATTRUCCI Times Record Staff

BOWDOINHAM

A Bowdoinham business committed to energy efficiency and environmental consciousness has taken that commitment a step further.

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News from Southern Midcoast Maine Chamber

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 11:23
BY CORY KING

How nice does a 65 degree mornings feel, right?

It was one of the best times of the year in the Bath-Brunswick Midcoast region as many of the businesses who closed for the winter are back up and running, and there is a pleasant buzz of constant activity all around.

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Bicycle Coalition of Maine launches free ‘Where To Ride’ tool

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 11:23
The Times Record

PORTLAND

The Bicycle Coalition of Maine is launching a new, web-based, search tool called “Where To Ride” that lets cyclists search a growing number of curated routes to find their perfect ride — for free.

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New veterinarian joins Brunswick practice

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 11:23
The Times Record

BRUNSWICK

Dr. Gina Singleton recently joined Bath-Brunswick Veterinary Associates in Brunswick as an associate veterinarian.

In addition to general veterinary medicine, Singleton has special interests in internal medicine, pain control, dentistry and staff training.

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