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  • Politics

    Mills taps former Obama administration official to head DHHS

    Maine's incoming governor says she will nominate Jeanne Lambrew, who grew up in Cape Elizabeth, to head the state's largest department.

  • Politics

    Poliquin ends recount but may still appeal court decision upholding ranked-choice voting

    He fails to pick up enough votes to surpass Democratic Rep.-elect Jared Golden.

  • Election 2018

    Judge rules out new election for Poliquin in decision upholding Maine’s ranked-choice voting

    U.S. District Court Judge Lance Walker says the U.S. Constitution gives states considerable flexibility in holding elections.

  • UMaine Sports

    Drive for a national title fires up UMaine Bear huggers

    The unprecedented playoff success of the university's football team has inspired equally unrivaled love from its fans.

  • Business

    Solar power achieved a New England milestone on chilly Thanksgiving

    Sun-generated electricity reached a level that actually shifted peak energy demand away from the usual midmorning, showing solar's growing role on the region's electric grid.

  • Business

    Chinese company to receive $12 million in tax credits to restart Old Town mill

    Nine Dragons Paper Ltd. plans to restart pulp-making operations, which are expected to create or retain roughly 130 direct and 635 indirect jobs related to the business.

  • Books

    Clifton native reportedly earns 7-figure contract for what a publisher calls an ‘era-defining’ novel

    The plot of Kate Russell's 'My Dark Vanessa' hinges on a teenager's affair with her English teacher.

  • Editorials

    Our View: Judge’s refusal to invalidate ranked-choice ruling is a civics lesson

    The Constitution is not a barrier to change and gives states ample leeway to reform election practices.

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