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  • Business
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    Condos selling briskly, hotel construction set to start, at former site of Portland lumber yard

    Hobson's Landing, which will replace Rufus Deering Lumber Co. on Commercial Street, already had 35 condos sold as the final girder was lowered into place Wednesday.

  • Local & State
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    Portland seeks help housing migrants as deadline for closing shelter looms

    Local governments and community organizations are working to find housing before the asylum seekers must leave the Expo in mid-August.

  • Schools and Education
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    USM finds its hiring of former Kennebunk superintendent was done properly

    But the internal review will yield some changes in the faculty hiring process, including a new requirement for diversity statements in all applications for permanent positions.

  • Nancy Pelosi
    Politics
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    House votes to kill impeachment resolution against Trump

    Democrats vote, 137 to 95, to table the resolution in a move designed to avoid a direct vote on whether to impeach the president.

  • Politics
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    Money from away flows into campaigns for Maine’s 2020 U.S. Senate race

    Intense national interest is fueling record donations to Sen. Susan Collins, while challenger Sara Gideon raised over $1 million in about a week.

  • Local & State
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    Long battle over, dam removal begins on Presumpscot River in Westbrook

    It's the first stage of a river restoration project that will allow water to flow freely through Upper Saccarappa Falls for the first time in centuries.

  • Local & State
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    Portland panel says Kennebunkport artist should build sculpture at roundabout

    But members raise questions about adding a bronze squirrel to a planned statue of a rare hawk that took up residence in Deering Oaks last year.

  • Opinion
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    CMP executive: Legislator wrongly maligns electric utility

    The president and CEO of the transmission and distribution company defends his company's performance, and says a lawmaker's criticism was 'inaccurate and inflammatory.'

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