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  • Local & State

    Maine Democrats running for U.S. Senate united by motivations

    Four candidates seeking the party's nomination in 2020 express frustration with the four-term Republican incumbent.

  • Local & State

    Longtime skaters mourn loss of Happy Wheels, as it rolls into its final week

    After 46 years hosting generations of skaters, including some who met lifelong friends and future spouses on wheels, southern Maine's last roller rink is set to close Dec. 15.

  • Local & State

    Youth vote attracts both parties in Maine

    Democratic-aligned groups and the Republican Party are both devoting staff time and money to recruiting college students and other young voters to turn out for the November 2020 election.

  • Brian Cogill
    Local & State

    Maine looking for new ways to manage declining fur trade

    The trapping trade has slowed in recent years as a result of depressed international prices and an aging workforce.

  • Food

    Delight the food lovers on your list with these gift ideas that feed both body and soul

    Santa's hungry, and not just for cookies.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    In 15 years, the Telling Room has shaped a generation of young writers

    The Portland nonprofit is executing a three-year strategic plan to make sure it's staying connected.

  • Sports

    Love wildlife? Love reading? Check out our outdoors book guide

    We went to the experts for our holiday books guide.

  • Maine Gardener

    Maine Gardener: For the holidays, bring a little good cheer from your garden inside

    Bundle up, survey your yard, imagine that fir, holly or pine cone as part of a garland, wreath or winter arrangement. Now get to work.

  • Local & State

    Model trains and enthusiasts take over Maine State Cultural Building

    The atrium at the Maine State Cultural Building in Augusta was packed with dozens of families who gawked at elaborate model train setups.

  • Editorials

    Our View: Lack of affordable housing is a problem across Maine

    It will take a statewide commitment to make sure that Maine communities are built to meet the people's needs.

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