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Holt’s triple helps Red Sox beat Orioles, 4-2 Several photos included in this story

David Ortiz also contributes to ending the Orioles’ three-game winning streak.

1:00 AM

Wabanaki basket makers’ livelihood, invasive beetle interwoven

The emerald ash borer targets the trees that the artists depend upon – and it’s on Maine’s doorstep.

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Our View: Government by veto causes state to stall

On health care, energy and human services, Gov. LePage has been happy to stand pat.

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Symbiosis: In Canaan, a young would-be dairy farmer gets expert advice and the use of a farm Video clip included

Older farmers get a teeming barn and a chance to pass on what they know.

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Pine Tree Zones tax breaks costing state more than they deliver

An incentive program to attract companies to Maine and create jobs is expensive and ineffective, a new report says. Economists agree.
Do corporate incentives work? It’s a matter of opinion

April 20

126th Legislature recesses with clear winners and losers

Despite veto battles on the horizon, lawmakers can say they’ve managed to make some Mainers’ lives better.

1:00 AM

Action heavy at Kennebunk table tennis tourney

Several photos included in this story Video clip included Dozens of competitors from Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts battle it out at a tournament sponsored by the Kennebunk Recreation Department.

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Bill Nemitz: Maine soldier’s memorial reminds us that battles continue

Veterans carry heavy burdens even after wars officially end.

9:16 PM

Moose charges snowmobilers in Maine

Video clip included A New Hampshire couple gets a scare near Jackman.

1:00 AM

Wabanaki basket makers’ livelihood, invasive beetle interwoven

The emerald ash borer targets the trees that the artists depend upon – and it’s on Maine’s doorstep.

12:03 AM

Body found off Mass. highway identified as missing 5-year-old

Jeremiah Oliver’s disappearance prompted scrutiny of the state child welfare agency

April 20

No dogging it at dog agility competition

Experienced dog owners and novices run their pets through an obstacle course in West Gardiner.

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Hudson woman gets three years in prison on bath salts conviction

Alyssa Farrington, 21, helped her boyfriend obtain and distribute the illegal drug.

April 20

Local & State Dispatches

Fatal accident involved Massachusetts couple / Former acting postmaster admist stealing funds / Man guilty in workers' comp theft / Maine has seven green colleges

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Study: N.H., Vermont less likely to retain their college students

Many who start college in those states are out-of-staters who may head back to their home state universities to save money. As the economy improves, that may change.

Triple murder suspect got U.S. visa through Portland group

Ibragim Todashev has ties to the Boston Marathon bombers and was killed by FBI agents last year.

Maine soldier receives armored plate that saved his life

Video clip included Timothy Gilboe of Westbrook took a bullet in hand-to-hand combat in Afghanistan and lived to tell about it – when he has to.
Bill Nemitz: Hometown embraces its Silver Star hero

Maine to put ID photos on welfare benefit cards

The LePage administration says the action will prevent fraud and abuse, but advocates for the poor say such plans potentially harm those who rely on benefits.

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