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Updated: 10:01 AM

Mainer's response at Boston Marathon bombings was ‘what any man would have done’

John Mixon has had a difficult year since he sprang to help victims at the finish line. But he’ll be back in Boston on Monday.

News
1:00 AM

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.

126th Legislature recesses with clear winners and losers

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

Sports
Posted: 11:56 AM
Updated: 5:22 PM

Boxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dies at 76

The boxer, who spent 19 years in prison on a wrongful murder conviction, had prostate cancer.

Hamilton wins third straight F1 race at Chinese GP

Red Sox coach heads list of Maine Baseball Hall inductees

Politics
Yesterday at 12:01 AM

Maine politicians turn to voters with welfare pitches

Medicaid expansion and welfare reform figure prominently in both parties’ plans for fall.

Maine conservative think tank CEO heading to Virginia

N.H. senate death penalty vote ‘gut wrenching’

Business
12:30 PM

Maine schools slash heating bills with stimulus project

The Forest Service credits its program with replacing 900,000 gallons of heating oil in 2012 and 2013 with Maine wood chips and pellets.

Wabanaki basket makers’ livelihood, invasive beetle interwoven

Charles Lawton: Maine’s slow population growth OK – if we all keep working

Opinion
Life & Culture
Posted: 3:16 PM
Updated: 3:34 PM

‘Dick and Jane’ artworks for sale

Nancy Childress is selling her dad’s artwork on April 30 during an online auction.

Maine's Tim Simons is a rising star on hit HBO series 'Veep'

Maine Gardener: Plans for this summer in the garden

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