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  1. Marijuana advocates hope Maine goes legal nextRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this photo made Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, former U.S. Marine Sgt. Ryan Begin smokes medical marijuana at his home in Belfast, Maine.

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  2. Nova Star still waiting for a winter routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Nova Star ferry that just finished its inaugural season will stay in Shelburne, Nova Scotia, for the time being. Operators of the ferry previously said they had intended to send the cruise ferry south to Florida while its owners negotiated a winter route to bring in revenue during the offseason.

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  3. Study finds as world warms, US gets more lightningRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Sept. 11, 2013 file photo, lightning strikes north of Macworth Island in Portland, Maine.

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  4. Maine house where fire killed 6 had complaintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this Nov. 1, 2014 file photo, friends of a victim of a fatal apartment building fire console one another other in Portland, Maine. Six died in the fire the morning after a Halloween party there the previous night.

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

    Sunday Nov 2 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    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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  6. Likely Maine fire victim's dad: 'Is it true?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Neighbors look at the scene of a fatal apartment building fire, Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014, in Portland, Maine. The 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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  7. After Maine fire, questions about victims, causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    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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  8. 3 dead, 1 injured, more missing in Maine fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 1 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Firefighters work to douse a fire that killed three, injured one and left several people unaccounted for Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 in Portland, Maine. The Maine State Fire Marshal's Office says seven people escaped without injury from the fire Saturday morning in a two-story building that housed students from the University of Southern Maine.

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  9. Obama campaigns in Maine, avoids spat over EbolaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    President Barack Obama, left, is greeted by gubernatorial candidate Rep. Mike Michaud, D-Maine, during a campaign rally on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Portland, Maine. Photo: Evan Vucci, AP President Barack Obama waves after being introduced by gubernatorial candidate Rep. Mike Michaud, D-Maine, during a campaign rally on Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014, in Portland, Maine.

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  10. Nova Star sees surge in motor coach bookingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The company that runs the Nova Star ferry between Portland, Maine, and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia says it has already received advance bookings for 43 motor coaches in 2015. Nova Star Cruises says it expects to book even more of the luxury buses for next season because company officials plan on attending several trade shows this fall.

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  11. I have solved our nation's debt problem - "...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    You may not have heard , but our national debt is spiraling out of control. If you could imagine a fire hose spraying a stream of $100 bills instead of jets of water, that's essentially the way our federal government pisses through money on an average day.

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  12. Mayor offers to help McGraw find Portland, MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    It's a breakup song in which McGraw laments that his love has left for Portland. During the chorus, he repeats the phrase "Portland, Maine: I don't know where that is" and adds "I don't want to know."

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  13. Mayor offers to help McGraw find Portland, MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    It's a breakup song in which McGraw laments that his love has left for Portland. During the chorus, he repeats the phrase "Portland, Maine: I don't know where that is" and adds "I don't want to know."

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  14. Nova Star ferry finds winter workRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Nova Star Cruises expects to announce this week details of winter work, something that's necessary for the cruise ship to be profitable in its first year. He also says there's no doubt that it'll return in the spring for its runs between Portland, Maine, and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.

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  15. Co-founder of elephant care center killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this file photo made Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, Jim Laurita, executive director of Hope Elephants, feeds a carrot to one of the two retired circus elephants at his not-for-profit rehabilitation and educational facility in Hope, Maine. The veterinarian and co-founder of Hope Elephants, which cares for retired circus elephants, was killed Tuesday Sept.

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  16. Nova Star ending service a few weeks earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    The Nova Star ferry that runs between Portland, Maine, and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, is ending its first season a few weeks early. Company officials said Monday that the ferry will depart Portland for the last time on Oct. 14 instead of Nov. 2, as originally planned.

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  17. Plenty of light! Feds are selling off lighthousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    This undated photo released by the federal General Services Administration shows the Halfway Rock Light Station on a small island in Casco Bay off Harpswell, Maine. The administration is the nearing the end of an online auction for the 76-foot-high lighthouse, with a half dozen bidders and a high bid of more than $200,000.

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  18. New England's tallest lighthouse sells for $78,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A federal government spokeswoman says the General Services Administration has accepted a bid for the Boon Island Light Station off York, Maine. 4 comments

  19. Maine Governor LePage embraces candor in campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 26, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this May 7, 2014 file photo, Maine Gov. Paul LePage, right, listens as New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie speaks outside Becky's Diner in Portland, Maine.

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  20. Seattle restaurant on Bon Appetit's top 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Last week we wrote about two Seattle restaurants being nominated among 50 spots for Bon Appetit 's best new restaurants of 2014.

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