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  • Science
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    More videos: As Westbrook’s ice disk turns, scientists wonder: why?

    Although spinning ice disks have been spotted around the world for at least 120 years, researchers have yet to fully explore how and why they form and rotate.

  • Politics
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    House speaker proposes new tax to fund paid leave for Maine workers

    Democrat Sara Gideon's bill would go beyond a federal law requiring most employers to give unpaid leave, and she says that would help Maine build ‘a strong, vibrant workforce.’

  • Politics
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    Mills releases bonds for senior housing that LePage blocked for 3 years

    The $15 million package would create an estimated 200 new affordable housing units, with $500,000 earmarked for home repairs for low-income seniors.

  • Local & State
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    Westbrook family is shadowed by tragedy, losing 3 members in a week

    A local business chain's patriarch dies, then his wife, then his son. A survivor calls it 'unreal.'

  • Business
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    Hot-selling Fireball passes Allen’s as biggest money maker in Maine liquor market

    Sales of the iconic Maine coffee brandy fell behind a competitor for the first time in 2018.

  • Varsity Maine
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    With Maine high schools fielding fewer football players, plan for 8-man teams gains ground

    The proposal catches some athletic directors by surprise after they responded to a survey about interest in 8-man football.

  • Local & State
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    Food pantries across Maine helping furloughed federal workers

    They're providing assistance to families of federal employees who aren't getting paid during the shutdown.

  • Editorials
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    Our View: Lack of child care holding back Maine families

    Enabling access to quality, affordable options is key to keeping parents in our state and our workforce.

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