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    Monday | News Times

    This April 2015 photo provided by Ecotrust Canada via This Fish shows the "Boat To Plate" smartphone app being created by a group of Maine fishermen and scientists that will allow consumers to source seafood all the way back to the fishermen who caught it. The app is in the development phase, but has already earned a nod from the feds in the form of a grant.

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  2. Rural hospitals struggle to stay open, adapt to changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | News Times

    In this Wednesday, April 1, 2015 photo, remaining equipment and supplies are stacked for sale in a hallway at Sac-Osage Hospital in Osceola, Mo. After 45 years of providing health care in rural western Missouri, Sac-Osage Hospital is being sold piece-by-piece.

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  3. Resort: Backup brakes didn't deploy on Maine ski liftRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2015 | News Times

    In this photo provided by Greg Hoffmeister, first aid is administered to injured skiers at Sugarloaf Mountain Resort after a chairlift accident on Saturday, March 21, 2015, in Carrabassett Valley, Maine. Seven people were hurt when an out-of-control chair lift at Sugarloaf ski resort stopped and then headed down the mountain backward, prompting riders to jump off, officials and witnesses said.

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  4. Ski lift malfunction in Maine renews safety questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2015 | News Times

    In this photo provided by Greg Hoffmeister, first aid is administered to injured skiers at Sugarloaf Mountain Resort after a chairlift accident on Saturday, March 21, 2015, in Carrabassett Valley, Maine. Seven people were hurt when an out-of-control chair lift at Sugarloaf ski resort stopped and then headed down the mountain backward, prompting riders to jump off, officials and witnesses said.

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  5. American lobster: the new Chinese New Year delicacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | News Times

    In this Feb. 9, 2015, photo, Chinese chefs prepare Boston lobsters at the Auspicious Garden restaurant in Pangu Seven Star Hotel in Beijing. Every morning the restaurant in Beijing receives 800 lobsters that have just crossed the Pacific aboard a cargo plane.

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  6. Biting cold air follows latest New England snowstormRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | News Times

    Graham Jamison, right, and Austin Anschultz walk through blowing snow on Beacon Hill in Boston, Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015. A blizzard warning was in effect for coastal communities from Rhode Island to Maine, promising heavy snow and powerful winds to heap more misery on a region that has already seen more than 6 feet of snow in some areas.

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  7. Blizzard-stricken East digs out amid forecast 2nd-guessingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | News Times

    A worker uses a front-end loader to clear snow adjacent to Faneuil Hall, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in Boston. Massachusetts was pounded by snow and lashed by strong winds early Tuesday as bands of heavy snow left some towns including Sandwich on Cape Cod and Oxford in central Massachusetts reporting more than 18 inches of snow.

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  8. Blizzard-stricken East digs out amid forecast 2nd-guessingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | News Times

    A worker uses a front-end loader to clear snow adjacent to Faneuil Hall, Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015, in Boston. Massachusetts was pounded by snow and lashed by strong winds early Tuesday as bands of heavy snow left some towns including Sandwich on Cape Cod and Oxford in central Massachusetts reporting more than 18 inches of snow.

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  9. Winter lobsters could bolster fishery during shrimp shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | News Times

    In this July 29, 2014 file photo, Brandon Demmons sends a lobster trap overboard at dawn off of Monhegan Island, more than 12 miles off the coast of Maine. A two-year shutdown of the Maine shrimp season is keeping many lobstermen at sea deeper into the winter than typical, a trend some say could result in lower prices at lobster pounds.

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  10. Solid 2nd period spurs Sound Tigers to victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | News Times

    Shaking off an OK first period, the Bridgeport Sound Tigers dominated the start of the second to set up their 4-1 win Friday over the Portland Pirates in Portland, Maine. "I really thought the entire game we controlled play," Bridgeport coach Brent Thompson said.

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  11. Black Friday: Part II in full swingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | News Times

    People wait in line to shop at the Toys R Us in Times Square on November 27, 2014 in New York, United States. Black Friday sales, which now begin on the Thursday of Thanksgiving, continue to draw shoppers out for deals and sales.

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  12. Police: Man crawled into sunken car, saved babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | News Times

    In this Nov. 17, 2014 photo provided by Maine State Police, an SUV rests upside down in water alongside Route 6 in Kossuth Township, Maine, after Stephen McGouldrick lost control of it on the icy road. Police said Leo Moody, of Kingman, Maine, crawled into the SUV and used a knife to cut the straps off a submerged car seat to pull an infant to safety.

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    Nov 9, 2014 | News Times

    In a Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 file photo, Kaci Hickox comes out of her house to speak to reporters, in Fort Kent, Maine. Hickox's plans for the end of the deadly disease's 21-day incubation period on Monday, Nov. 11 include a dinner out with her boyfriend, but she told The Associated Press she's worried about what type of a reception she'll get after being hailed by some and vilified by others for battling state-ordered quarantines in New Jersey and Maine.

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  14. Investigators: fatal fire's cause could take daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | News Times

    Firefighters take their helmets off as a body is removed from the scene of a fatal apartment building fire in Portland, Maine on Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014. Earlier in the morning, a fatal fire swept through a two-apartment building housing students from the University of Southern Maine.

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  15. After Maine fire, questions about victims, causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 2, 2014 | News Times

    Friends of a victim of a fatal apartment building fire console one another other Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, in Portland, Maine. A fire swept through a two-apartment building housing students from the University of Southern Maine on Saturday morning, killing four people and critically injuring one, authorities said.

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  16. 4 dead, 1 injured, more missing in Maine fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2014 | News Times

    Friends of a victim of a fatal apartment building fire console one another other Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, in Portland, Maine. A fire swept through a two-apartment building housing students from the University of Southern Maine on Saturday morning, killing four people and critically injuring one, authorities said.

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