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  1. Reaction mixed on the increasing use of camera-equipped dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sun Journal

    "Is that a drone?" a woman walking her dog along the Bangor Waterfront asked late Monday morning.

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  2. Ex-teacher, 71, convicted of pushing wife off Camden cliffRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sun Journal

    A 71-year-old man faces up to 30 years in prison after a jury convicted him of trying to kill his wife by pushing her off Maiden Cliff in Camden in order to have her money and be with his former high school girlfriend.

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  3. Legendary Maine baseball coach Dr. John Winkin dies at 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Sun Journal

    Longtime University of Maine baseball coach John Winkin has died at the age of 94, his son David Winkin said Saturday evening.

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  4. Maine contractors bet on active market for 'passive' energy-efficient homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Sun Journal

    Weeks ago, builder Josh Wojcik's crew was tearing the roof off a 1973 ranch house that they're converting into a high-efficiency home.

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  5. Brewer fatal accident: Two people killed; four injured on Route 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Sun Journal

    Brewer Public Safety Director Perry Antone confirmed that two people were killed, but did not disclose their identities pending notification of relatives.

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  6. Pingree backs bill meant to counter Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby decisionRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Sun Journal

    Democratic U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree announced Wednesday that she is backing a bill in Congress that would reverse last month's Hobby Lobby decision by the U.S. Supreme Court and bar employers from denying female employees reproductive health coverage.

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  7. Driver dies when van hits moose in HowlandRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Sun Journal

    The crash took place at 1 a.m. Tuesday in the southbound lane at mile marker 222, about 30 miles north of Bangor.

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  8. Maine sues EPA over lack of water quality actionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 8 | Sun Journal

    The state of Maine is suing the Environmental Protection Agency, saying the federal agency has failed to approve the state's water quality standards under the Clean Water Act.

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  9. Maine towns rescheduling Fourth fireworksRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Sun Journal

    Start practicing your "ooohs" and "ahhhhhs" because cities and towns across Maine are shooting off fantastic fireworks displays this week.

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  10. 'Flesh-eating' infection claims lives of 2 young healthy Mainers in 6 monthsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Sun Journal

    When a rare bacterial infection claimed the life of 18-year-old Benjamin LaMontagne in February, barely six months had passed since a Bangor mother died from the disease just shy of age 30. Both LaMontagne and Heather Nichols were young.

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  11. Fireworks sales decline, but stores continue to pop upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | Sun Journal

    On Tuesday afternoon, just three days before July Fourth, a steady stream of shoppers visited Phantom Fireworks, Maine's newest branch of the fireworks retail giant that has almost 70 stores across the country.

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  12. Feds again urge Maine to delay EBT card photosRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Sun Journal

    Gov. Paul LePage's administration said Monday that it will begin putting photos on welfare benefit cards throughout Maine, but federal officials are again urging the state to wait to ensure that it is complying with laws and regulations.

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  13. Weather knocks out power to about 1,300 Emera customersRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 26 | Sun Journal

    A Maine utility is working to restore power to more than 1,300 customers in several counties in the state.

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  14. UMaine program focuses on stormwater runoffRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 24 | Sun Journal

    High school students and teachers and representatives of tribal communities are gathering at the University of Maine to come up with ideas for solutions related to stormwater management.

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  15. Parents, teachers work to educate rising number of Maine kids diagnosed with autismRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2014 | Sun Journal

    Jacob Lewis did not enjoy the fourth grade. He said he regularly felt cornered and frustrated in class.

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  16. Argument with daughter distracts driver in fatal Hermon crashRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | Sun Journal

    A fight between a mother and daughter Monday night caused the mother to become distracted while driving and she crossed the centerline and crashed head-on into the car of a Carmel woman, killing her on impact, Deputy Chief Troy Morton of the Penobscot County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday.

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  17. Short-staffing at DHHS blamed for delays in delivering food stampRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2014 | Sun Journal

    The Department of Health and Human Services blames short staffing for a delay in its delivery of supplemental food benefits to eligible low-income Mainers.

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  18. Poliquin aims for unity in bid to return 2nd District to GOPRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2014 | Sun Journal

    Bruce Poliquin, former state treasurer, talks with Brent Littlefield, right, along with other supporters of his campaign during election night at Dysarts in Bangor.

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  19. National Guard copter rescues injured hiker from Baxter State ParkRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Sun Journal

    BAXTER STATE PARK A hiker was rescued by a helicopter and taken to a Bangor hospital after encountering several medical problems near Chimney Pond on Tuesday afternoon, officials said Thursday.

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  20. It's Cain vs. Poliquin in Maine's 2nd Congressional District raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2014 | Sun Journal

    Democratic voters picked Emily Cain to be their candidate in the race for Maine's 2nd Congressional District seat Tuesday while Republican voters decided Bruce Poliquin would be their party's selection.

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