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GENERIC ELVERS LARGE

Maine Elver Fishing Quota May be Slightly Reduced

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ Maine's baby eel fishermen might see a slightly reduced quota in 2015.

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Lobsterman Jailed, Fined Over Illegal Lobsters

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ A Maine lobsterman who kept undersized and V-notched lobsters has been sentenced to two days in jail and fined $50,000. The Department of Marine Resources is also suspending his license for three years.

GENERIC VOTE

Democrat Cain Skipping 2nd District Debate

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A Maine television station has canceled a debate in the race for the 2nd Congressional District seat after Democrat Emily Cain said she wouldn't attend.

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Maine Agency Approves Poland Springs Water Deal

FRYEBURG, Maine (AP) _ The Maine Public Utilities Commission says Fryeburg Water Co. can enter into a long-term contract to sell water to Nestle Waters, bottler of Poland Springs.

GENERIC MARIJUANA SMOKER LARGE

Pot Activist, Maine Police Chief Debate Marijuana

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ A pro-marijuana activist and a Maine police chief sparred in a debate about referendums that would legalize recreational use of the drug in two cities.

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Heavy Rains, Wind Continuing in Maine

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) _ The worst of a powerful storm that's been moving across Maine will soon draw to a close but not before causing more heavy rain.

GENERIC VOTING

Maine Students Pick LePage in Mock Election

Students from 130 Maine schools want to give Gov. Paul LePage another four years in the Blaine House.

GENERIC ARREST

Berwick Man Faces Child Pornography Charges

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Berwick man facing federal child pornography charges has been released on bail.

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Man Pleads Guilty To Selling Fake Cellphone Cases

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A Pennsylvania man who sent a shipment of fake OtterBox cellphone cases to a reseller in Maine has pleaded guilty to federal charges of conspiracy to traffic in counterfeit goods.

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UMaine System Panel Backs Program Cuts

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - A University of Maine System committee is backing a plan to cut some programs at the University of Southern Maine.

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Friday’s Sports Minute

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Here is a look at the big sports stories making headlines today, Friday, Oct. 24.

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Lincecum iffy for rest of Series

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Giants right-hander Tim Lincecum was sent for an MRI of his back to determine whether he can remain on the active roster.

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Royals outfielders cram for ‘quirky’ AT&T test

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The irresistible talents of the Royals' outfielders may be tested by the inscrutable elements of San Francisco's quirky right field.

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Lakers’ Nash out for season with back injury

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The latest setback suggests the two-time NBA Most Valuable Player may have played his final game.

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Manning adds to touchdown record as Broncos beat Chargers

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Denver QB Peyton Manning added three more touchdowns to his career record as the Broncos beat San Diego.