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    Missing boaters found safe off New York coast

    Three boaters aboard a 40-foot sailboat that set off from Mount Desert Island and appeared to have gone missing this weekend were found safe Monday, the Coast Guard said.

  • Business
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    Pioneering mussel farmer buys rival, plans expansion

    By 2021, Bangs Island Mussels plans to more than double production and hire more than 10 new employees, reflecting a growing market for the Casco Bay-grown mussels.

  • Local & State
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    Portland poised to ask voters to expand use of ranked-choice voting

    The City Council on Monday is expected to set a date to ask whether they want to expand the voting method to all council and school board elections.

  • Local & State
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    Scarborough weighs options to build community center at The Downs

    Encouraged by recent survey results, a town committee is considering a proposal to lease community center space from developers of the 500-acre racetrack property.

  • Lewiston-Auburn
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    CMHC proposes $35 million cancer center in Lewiston

    The new center would be next to Central Maine Medical Center.

  • Cops & Courts
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    Crystal meth resurfaces as increasingly deadly threat in Maine

    A highly pure form of the drug has been flowing into the region, raising fears about overdoses and violence.

  • Local & State
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    Portland considers ban on face-scanning technology

    Civil rights advocates fear the proliferating facial recognition technology will be used to conduct mass surveillance of innocent civilians without probable cause.

  • Restaurant reviews
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    Dine Out Maine: Quiero Café makes the case for Latin food that’s more than tacos

    In its new branch in Portland, it's a mostly delicious lesson to learn.

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