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Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 09:29 AM EDT

Maine Gov. Urges Feds to Reject Plans to Expand Medicaid

Maine Gov. Urges Feds to Reject Plans to Expand Medicaid

Maine's Republican governor is urging the federal government to reject his state's voter-approved plan to expand Medicaid.

Wednesday, Sep 5, 2018 at 05:54 AM EDT

Maine Oversees Record Year for Piping Plover Hatchlings

Maine Oversees Record Year for Piping Plover Hatchlings

Maine officials say the effort to protect a rare bird species has met success with a record number of piping plover hatchlings.

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2018 at 11:25 AM EDT

Fall Nears in Maine, Which Means Bigger Deer Hunt is Coming

Fall Nears in Maine, Which Means Bigger Deer Hunt is Coming

It's September in Maine, and that means the state's expanded deer hunt is getting started soon.

Monday, Sep 3, 2018 at 05:20 PM EDT

Maine's Night Sky Beckons Stargazers to Acadia National Park

Maine's Night Sky Beckons Stargazers to Acadia National Park

There are few places in the country to get a better look at the night sky than Acadia National Park, and stargazers will meet there to do just that in a few days.

Monday, Sep 3, 2018 at 09:41 AM EDT

NOAA Funds Projects to Reduce Bycatch with Engineering

NOAA Funds Projects to Reduce Bycatch with Engineering

A group of organizations is getting more than $2 million in grants to use engineering to try to reduce bycatch in fisheries. Bycatch is the term for when fish and other animals are accidentally caught with gear...

Sunday, Sep 2, 2018 at 11:38 AM EDT

Woman Pleads Guilty to Maine Fire That Destroyed 3 Vehicles

Woman Pleads Guilty to Maine Fire That Destroyed 3 Vehicles

A woman has pleaded guilty to setting a fire that destroyed three vehicles in Maine.

Sunday, Sep 2, 2018 at 10:02 AM EDT

Police Identify Woman Found Dead on Maine Road

Police Identify Woman Found Dead on Maine Road

Police in Maine have identified the body of a woman found on the side of an Augusta road.

Saturday, Sep 1, 2018 at 10:17 PM EDT

Protesters Demand Store Stop Selling Assault-Style Rifle

Protesters Demand Store Stop Selling Assault-Style Rifle

Several dozen protesters, including some New Hampshire high school students, are protesting a Kittery store selling assault-style rifles.

Friday, Aug 31, 2018 at 06:49 AM EDT

Waters Off Maine in Midst of Record Year for Warmth

Waters Off Maine in Midst of Record Year for Warmth

The waters off of New England are already warming faster than most of the world's oceans, and they're nearing the end of one of the hottest summers in their history.

Friday, Aug 31, 2018 at 12:02 AM EDT

Attorney: Accused Deputy Killer Was Beaten by Police

Attorney: Accused Deputy Killer Was Beaten by Police

A motion to suppress statements made by accused deputy killer John Williams has been filed in a Maine court.

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