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  • Business
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    Tariffs on European food and drink will take a bite out of holiday spreads

    Local retailers and importers of European wines and cheeses are trying to buffer their customers from sticker shock, and hope that any price hikes resulting from new tariffs are temporary.

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    Local & State
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    Maine astronaut Jessica Meir steps into history as part of all-female spacewalk

    The Caribou native and fellow astronaut Christina Koch accomplish the feat when they replaced a battery charger outside the space station orbiting 250 miles above Earth.

  • Local Elections
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    Thibodeau endorsed by 11 former mayors, including 3 who supported Strimling in last election

    The announcement comes late in a heated mayoral campaign, with incumbent Ethan Strimling's campaign trading ethics complaints with a Portland political action committee formed to oppose his re-election.

  • Local & State
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    Discovery of tree-killing beetle in Portland prompts quarantine in 13 communities

    The emerald ash borer, one of the most destructive invasive insects in the country, had previously been found in small pockets in Aroostook and York counties.

  • Business
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    Construction set to start on 6-story Hilton hotel on Commercial Street

    Canopy by Hilton, a boutique-style hotel with a rooftop bar, is expected to open in the spring of 2021.

  • Cops & Courts
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    Police identify ‘person of interest’ in reports of indecent exposure

    Police arrested Tyler Malmstrom of Sebago on unrelated charges this week, and Sanford police have charged him with stalking and criminal threatening.

  • Donald Trump
    Politics
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    Republicans alarmed by shifting explanations for withholding aid to Ukraine

    A Republican congressman speaks out publicly and former Ohio Gov. John Kasich says he now supports impeaching President Trump.

  • Opinion
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    Commentary: Lower Maine fines result in higher number of people injured, killed by speeders

    Maine should use all available tools to enforce speed limits and educate the public about the risks of driving too fast.

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