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Cumberland County Unemployment Rate

March 2014

5%

March 2013

5.8%

Source: Maine Department of Labor

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News from March 31, 2013

March 31, 2013

Could edamame be a magic bean? Several photos included in this story

 Food trend experts and farmers see potential in growing the edible soybean.

March 31, 2013

On the Move



March 31, 2013

Summly deal shows smartphone's impact on accessing information



March 31, 2013

Charles Lawton: Interest groups open to learning could get things done



March 31, 2013

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