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GENERIC GAS PUMP

Gas Prices in Maine Fall Slightly

Average gas prices in Maine have fallen less than a penny per gallon in the last week.

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GENERIC CESSNA

Investigators Expected At Plane Crash, 2 Killed

NORTH HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) - Federal investigators are expected at the scene of a small plane crash in North Hampton, New Hampshire, that killed the pilot and a passenger.

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ELECTION LARGE

Maine Governor Candidates To Speak At Energy Forum

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Maine Gov. Paul LePage and the two candidates vying to replace him will lay out their positions on energy and the environment at an event this month.

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Rumford Stand-Off Ends Peacefully

Rumford, ME (WGAN) - A police standoff in Rumford ending peacefully this morning.

GENERIC FIRE LARGE

Fire Displaces 8 Millinocket Families

MILLINOCKET, Maine (AP) - A Labor Day fire in Millinocket has displaced eight families.

GENERIC OIL SPILL LARGE

Oil Spill Reported In Kennebunkport

KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) - An oil spill in Kennebunkport is expected to take a couple more days to clean up.

ACCIDENT LARGE

Woman Injured In ATV Crash In Athens

ATHENS, Maine (AP) - Authorities say the operator of an all-terrain vehicle has been flown to a hospital colliding with a jeep in Athens.

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Pingree: Biden to Tour Navy Shipyard

KITTERY, Maine (AP) _ Vice President Joe Biden is paying a visit to the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard this week.

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Maine Health Centers Get $730K Through Health Law

Three health centers in Maine are getting more than $730,000 in funding through the Affordable Care Act.

GENERIC BEAR

Maine Bear Trapping Season Begins Before Ban Vote

Maine's bear trapping season is set to begin about two months before a state-wide referendum that could ban the hunting method.

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Law Leads to Stiffer Assault Charges in Maine

Maine prosecutors are more likely to bring stiffer charges for choking someone after lawmakers updated the definition for aggravated assault.

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Maine Ready For Colorful Fall Foliage Season

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - As summer winds down, Maine conservation officials say they're expecting a vibrant fall foliage season.

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Unions: FairPoint Not Playing Fair In Labor Talks

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - FairPoint Communications workers in northern New England say they knew concessions were in the offing going into labor negotiations with two unions. But they say the telecommunications company isn't playing fair.

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