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  1. Herea s everything that factors into the price of gas in CaliforniaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Press-Telegram

    ... highest gas tax of 35 cents per gallon, followed by Rhode Island (33 cents), Idaho (32 cents), Iowa (31 cents), and Maine and Oregon, which each match California's 30 cents-per-gallon fee. Additional state taxes and fees that average 10.6 cents per ...

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  2. Hogan Road could get sidewalk, crossings this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    ... Monday night to allocate $35,200 in local tax increment financing money to fund the local share of the project. The Maine Department of Transportation is covering the remaining 80 percent. The sidewalk will start at Springer Drive and extend to ...

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  3. Maine hoop tourney opens TuesdayRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... Cape by 25 during the regular season. Senior guard Shannon Todd, a 1,000-point scorer, Northeastern commit and Miss Maine Basketball candidate, leads the Wildcats in scoring at 16.6 points, followed by senior forwards Chloe Smedley (13.1 points) and ...

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  4. Snow causes accidents, cancellations as storm moves through MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    As expected, a storm that arrived about noon Monday in southern Maine wreaked havoc with motorists and prompted scores of cancellations. Snow began falling in Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and southern New Hampshire before the storm reached Maine, the news service said. 1 comment

  5. Monday Evening headlines from WMTW News 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    MAINE'S TOTAL WEATHER AND NEWS, I'M STEVE MINICH. SABOL... GovERNOR Paul ON HIS PROMISE TO DELIVER HIS STATE OF THE STATE TO STATE IN IT, HE CRITICIZES LEGISLATORS WHO GAMES" AND "SOCIALIST" POLITICIANS WHO HIM.

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  6. Maine's corrections department outlines major overhaulRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    Gov. Paul LePage's administration is proposing an overhaul of the state's correctional system that would expand the capacity for female inmates and prisoners with substance abuse issues. Corrections Commissioner Joe Fitzpatrick said one key component of the plan is a nearly 50 percent increase in the size of the Maine Correctional Center in Windham, from 686 to 979 inmates of both sexes.

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  7. Jeremy CoburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    ... father he could, he made sure his children lacked nothing. He worked at setting mobile homes all over the state of Maine and more recently, the state of Florida. He had moved to Florida eleven years ago with his family. In addition to his mother, he ...

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  8. James E. HomsteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    He was born on March 26, 1948, in Bangor, Maine, the son of the late Frank "Bud" and Pathena "Tina" Homstead. He graduated from Maine Central Institute with the class of 1966.

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  9. Esther Mae (Jandreau) PelletierRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    ... (Kelly) Jandreau, also step-daughter of Donat Michaud. Esther Mae loved crocheting bingo, she worked for Northern Maine Woods as a gate attendant for many years until her retirement, and also attended camps for Blanchette Camps, She especially loved ...

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  10. Richardieu Herman MadoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    A kind and gentle soul was called to his final rest when Richard Herman Madore, 86, of Millinocket died after a brief illness at Eastern Maine Medical Center on February 4th 2016 after saying goodbye to those who loved him dearly. His kind spirit and disarming smile endeared him to any and all who know him, and a more devoted family man would be hard to find anywhere.

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  11. Eugene A. FrancisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    Eugene A. Francis of the Passamaquoddy Tribe passed away at his home, Branches, LLC in Bangor, Maine surrounded by friends and family on Feb. 4, 2016. Eugene was born on Jan. 12, 1960 in Eastport, Maine to the late Eugene Joseph Francis and Mary Lorraine Francis, both from Pleasant Point.

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  12. Camden man accused of choking boy, assaulting womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    ... l 866-834-4357, TRS 800-787-3224. This free, confidential service is available 24/7 and is accessible from anywhere in Maine.

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  13. Rich, Creamy Chocolate Mousse for Your ValentineRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    ... food writer with the column Taste Buds appearing weekly since 2006 in the Bangor Daily News, and regular columns in Maine Boats, Homes, and Harbors magazine and The Working Waterfront. Besides freelance food writing, she is a pioneering food ...

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  14. Man wanted in connection with high-speed chase turns self inRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    A man wanted in connection with a chase last week in Manchester and Winthrop turned himself in Sunday at the Augusta Police Station, according to the Maine State Police. Steven N. Black, 28, a transient known to frequent the Augusta area, remained Monday at the Kennebec County Jail unable to post $2,000 cash bail, according to jail personnel.

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  15. Rockland-area school budget costs up 3 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bangor Daily News

    The administration will be presenting its budget to the board later this month, but Regional School Unit 13 Business Manager Peter Orne said Monday that contractually obligated raises will increase the budget by $445,000 and projected increases in health and retirement benefits will add another $375,000. The business manager said preliminary state aid figures released late last month by the Maine Department of Education show that the district should receive an additional $370,000 in revenues.

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  16. Maine Gov. LePage declines to give State of the State address, sends insulting letter insteadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Kos

    This is your regular reminder that the governor of one of our fine American states is, in fact, rather insane . Last month, Governor Paul LePage announced that he would not deliver Maine's State of the State address this year, breaking with decades of tradition.

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  17. The Fall Of Moscow Station - A Novel By Mark HenshawRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AmmoLand

    ... life of luxury, Arkady Lavrov of Russia's intelligence service (GRU) has other, darker plans. He immediately announces Maine's defection to the world and then pumps him for every last ounce of intel, knowing that Maines has nowhere to go and no ... 1 comment

  18. Tax Conformity: Maine Democrats Still Dona t Get ItRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | State of Maine

    Democrats want a $38 million tax increase on the Maine people AUGUSTA – While Republicans in the Legislature support the LePage administration's proposal to permanently conform Maine's tax code to federal tax laws and reduce taxes on the Maine people, House Democrats are still adamantly opposed to it. By not voting for permanent conformity, House Democrats are endorsing a $38 million tax increase on Maine families.

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  19. Rockland man arrested for possessing child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Herald Gazette

    A Rockland man who had his Acadia Drive home searched and electronics seized in a December raid has been arrested and charged with possession of child pornography. Maine State Police seized two computers and 12 cellphones from 32 year-old Jarrod Bergeron's residence following a three-month investigation that stemmed from a complaint filed with the National Center for Exploited and Missing Children.

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  20. How history shapes the New Hampshire primaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | AEI

    ... colonial governor, and with his father successfully lobbied to make New Hampshire, surrounded by Massachusetts and its Maine territory, a separate colony. This insulated New Hampshire's religiously diverse seacoast and backwoods from Massachusetts's ...

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