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  • Business
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    Insiders say Maine’s real estate market will likely cool in 2019

    Rising interest rates, high construction costs and economic uncertainty are all cited as contributing factors.

  • Varsity Maine
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    Opinions split on prospect of bringing Portland schools’ football teams together

    Followers of Deering and Portland high schools agree at a meeting that participation in middle schools is a problem that needs to be addressed immediately.

  • Sports
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    Watch them skate: Young figure skaters embrace their turn in the national spotlight

    Briella Doherty, 10, of Portland will compete along with Hans-Erik Jerosch, 13, of Yarmouth as the U.S. Figure Skating Championships get underway in Detroit on Friday.

  • Politics
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    Mills names former House Speaker Hannah Pingree to head new office of innovation

    Pingree says Maine's Office of Innovation and the Future will look for solutions in early-childhood education, the opioid crisis, broadband expansion and other areas.

  • Local & State
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    Storm could bury Maine in snow on Sunday but, hey, the timing could be worse

    Much of the state will get 12 to 18 inches and winds will be especially strong along the coast, threatening power outages, but at least Monday is a holiday for many.

  • Politics
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    Strimling gets fundraising jump for re-election bid he hasn’t yet announced

    Portland's mayor, who proposed reforms this week to ‘get the big money out of municipal politics,’ has already raised more than $40,000.

  • Life & Culture
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    Phyllis Mills Wyeth, wife of iconic American painter Jamie Wyeth, dies at 78

    Wyeth and her husband spent much of their time on the Maine coast and donated substantially to arts and other causes in the state and elsewhere.

  • Opinion
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    Commentary: Tough year ahead for nonprofits without business, legislative help

    The tax reforms of 2017 mean potential losses in the billions for the organizations that help build the communities we want and address residents' critical needs.

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