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Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Mike Michaud

Democratic Gubernatorial Candidate Mike MichaudCongressman Mike Michaud is campaigning as a Democrat for Maine's Governorship.
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  • 3 days, 13 hours ago
Politics

Absentee ballot deadline approaches in Maine

Absentee ballot deadline approaches in MaineAbsentee ballot deadline approaches in Maine
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 1 hour ago
Politics

Political Brew: The latest poll numbers

Political Brew: The latest poll numbersPolitical analysis on Maine's gubernatorial race.
  • Politics
  • 4 days, 20 hours ago
Politics

Press Herald poll shows LePage with significant lead

Press Herald poll shows LePage with significant leadThe poll shows Governor LePage leading Michaud, but Cutler also has a higher voter percentage
  • Politics
  • 5 days, 6 hours ago
South Portland

South Portland pot referendum goes door to door

South Portland pot referendum goes door to doorVoters in South Portland will decide whether or not to legalize marijuana for adults over the age of 21 on November 4th.
  • South Portland
  • 5 days, 13 hours ago
South Portland

Hillary Clinton rallies Michaud supporters in Scarborugh

Hillary Clinton rallies Michaud supporters in ScarborughFormer Senator and Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton speaks to the crowd at Scarborough High School at 6:45 p.m.
  • South Portland
  • 6 days, 8 hours ago
Portland

Lots of attacks in Second District Debate

Lots of attacks in Second District DebateMaine's candidates for the 2nd congressional district met in their final televised debate tonight.
  • Portland
  • 1 week ago
Politics

Propane powers Sanford school bus fleet

Propane powers Sanford school bus fleetSanford Schools' buses are the first fleet in Maine to be powered 100% by propane.
  • Politics
  • 1 week ago
Local

Rockland voters to decide on pay-per-bag repeal

Rockland voters to decide on pay-per-bag repealRockland voters to decide on pay-per-bag repeal on Election Day
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  • 1 week ago
Local

Ad war gets expensive over bear baiting referendum

Ad war gets expensive over bear baiting referendumGroups campaigning for and against the bear baiting referendum have run up a bill of $1.6 million on TV ads
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  • 1 week ago
Politics

First District Candidates forum

First District Candidates forumMaine has just four seats in its Congressional delegation, but the race to fill one of them has been awfully quiet.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Local

Candidates for Governor still on attack as debates end

Candidates for Governor still on attack as debates endAs the race for Governor enters the home stretch, the candidates all claim the others should not be Governor.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
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Interview with Senator Susan Collins

Interview with Senator Susan CollinsSenator Susan Collins is looking to be reelected for her fourth term in office for the Senate.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Local

Judge issues ruling in bear baiting case

Judge issues ruling in bear baiting caseA judge has ruled that the Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife can use its resources to campaign against a statewide referendum on bear-baiting.
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  • 1 week, 1 day ago
Local

Supporters say Question 4 creates jobs, fights cancer

Supporters say Question 4 creates jobs, fights cancerSupporters of Question 4 say the bond question will create Maine jobs while fighting cancer.
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  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Politics

Wind Developer touts incentives ahead of Frankfort Wind Ordinance Vote

Wind Developer touts incentives ahead of Frankfort Wind Ordinance VoteWind Developers offering electric bill rebates, other incentives to Frankfort Voters before wind ordinance vote
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
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1st District Congressional Candidate Chellie Pingree

1st District Congressional Candidate Chellie PingreeChellie Pingree is running to represent Maine's 1st District in the U.S. House.
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  • 1 week, 3 days ago
Local

Portsmouth Herald endorses Eliot Cutler

Portsmouth Herald endorses Eliot CutlerPortsmouth Herald, York Weekly, and York County Coast Star endorse Independent gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler.
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  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Politics

President Obama to attend Michaud rally in Portland

President Obama to attend Michaud rally in PortlandPresident Obama is attending a rally to kick off get-out-the-vote efforts in the state.
  • Politics
  • 1 week, 6 days ago
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Independent gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler

Independent gubernatorial candidate Eliot CutlerEliot Cutler is an independent running for Governor in Maine.
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  • 2 weeks ago
Politics

Candidates throw verbal punches in first televised debate

Candidates throw verbal punches in first televised debateCandidates discussed jobs, hunger and Ebola in the Oct. 15 debate.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks ago
Politics

3rd debate solidifies base, allows for undecided to choose

3rd debate solidifies base, allows for undecided to chooseAnalysts Phil Harriman and Ethan Strimling said the third debate was about "doing no harm."
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Politics

Christie campaigns for LePage, again

Christie campaigns for LePage, againGov. Chris Christie said he wants Paul LePage to be re-elected.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

Strimling and Harriman discuss polls

Strimling and Harriman discuss pollsBangor Daily News released a poll Tuesday about the November political election.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

Officials debate bear hunting tactics

Officials debate bear hunting tacticsThe Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife said the bear population is 30,000.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Politics

Poll: Many Mainers undecided in district races

Poll: Many Mainers undecided in district racesIn the first district, 29.5 percent are undecided and 25 percent are undecided in the second district.
  • Politics
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Local

Susan Collins campaigns signs defaced

Susan Collins campaigns signs defacedSigns in Wiscasset, Pittston and Farmingdale were defaced.
  • Local
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago