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    Minot man awarded $300,000 in malpractice claim against Lewiston dentist

    Steven Darnell Jr., 35, charged that Dr. Jan Kippax failed to properly treat an infection following tooth extraction.

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    Lawyers spar over phone recording in Sanborn murder conviction review

    But the answering machine tape, purported to involve the murder victim and her pimp, is not allowed into evidence because a retired Portland police detective cannot authenticate it.

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    Mother says atmosphere at Wells football game mocked Native Americans

    Amelia Tuplin and her son, Lisbon quarterback Lucas Francis, are Micmac Indians.

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    The migrant worker: Eager to earn a steady seasonal income, then home to Jamaica

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    October on pace to be warmest on record in Portland

    The first half of this month has been over 6 degrees warmer than the average for the month since the National Weather Service began keeping records at the city's airport in 1941.

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    Collins at center of efforts to push Trump to resume health subsidy

    White House officials have hinted the president wants something in return.

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    Scientists say long-ago cosmic collision sparked ‘the most spectacular fireworks in the universe’

    Energy emanating from the crash helps explain how fast the universe is expanding, and where heavy elements like platinum and gold come from.

  • Local & State
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    Horse manure on beach sparks ordinance fight in two Maine towns

    Riders object as Scarborough passes an ordinance that the animals wear waste bags and as Old Orchard Beach prepares to do the same.

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    Maine Voices: If citizens begin to model civil discourse, maybe politicians will, too

    The Revive Civility project offers resources for talking to friends and family about issues that divide us.

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