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FBI arrests 'armed and dangerous' Maine fugitive

On October 23, Weldon was released on $10,000 bail, with the conditions that he must live at a sober house.

WPFO - 2018-11-16 15:42:42

FBI captures Maine fugitive in Sanford

Weldon, who was considered armed and dangerous, had been wanted on a bail violation stemming from an Aug. 13 fentanyl-related charge, as well as evading officers on Nov. 6, according to the FBI.

NEWSCENTERMAINE.COM - 2018-11-16 21:18:05

Maine’s Bruce Poliquin Loses In Ranked-Choice Voting, Wiping Out All New England Republicans In The House

A Golden win in the 2nd District, which President Donald Trump carried in 2016, mean Democrats have picked up 35 seats and wiped out all New England Republicans in the House.

WEASELZIPPERS.US - 2018-11-16 15:30:00

Fleshy, gelatinous blobs are invading the Maine coastline

There are lots of interesting things to see if you stick your head under the ocean waves. There’s neat fish and crabs and, well, a whole bunch of other magical creatures. That is, unless you’re taking a dip below the surface off the coast of Maine, where you’ll instead be greeted by an army of weird

BGR - 2018-11-16 19:34:46

Democrat Jared Golden beats GOP's Poliquin in Maine

Golden, a Marine veteran, ran on progressive policies such as "Medicare for all." The Democratic victory is a swing back for the district after it went forPresident Trumpin 2016. It previously went for former President Obama.

THE HILL - 2018-11-15 17:35:40

FBI searching for Maine man considered ‘armed and dangerous’ - Lewiston Sun Journal

The FBI’s Southern Maine Gang Task Force announced Wednesday it has joined the Sanford Police Department and York County Sheriff’s Office in offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the arrest of Joshua Patrick Weldon, whose last known address is in Springvale.

SUN-JOURNAL - 2018-11-15 02:10:00

Maine news briefs: Police seek 29-year-old in connection with Bangor homicide; FBI searching for drug suspect considered 'dangerous' | The Times Record

James Dobson, of Lebanon, Maine, started in New Hampshire on Oct. 1 for the Children’s Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock. His goal was to ride 60 miles daily, to San Diego.

TIMES RECORD - 2018-11-15 15:35:16

Creatures with 'pancake batter'-like appearance found off Maine: They're 'scary to swim around'

Sea squirts are flourishing off the coast of Maine as temperatures in the Gulf of Maine steadily increase. They may sound cute, but they could cause a "giant-sized problem," University of New Hampshire (UNH) researchershave warned in the past.

FOX NEWS - 2018-11-15 17:30:16

Dems Win Another House Seat As Jared Golden Appears To Prevail In Maine

Poliquin had narrowly led Golden after the initial vote count, but Golden won a substantial margin of votes from those whose initial choices were third-party candidates, not a total shock since the biggest draw had a left-leaning platform.

TPM - 2018-11-15 17:45:35

How one Maine town reinvented itself after its biggest employer left

Beth Brogan | BDNA two-story rooftop aquaponics greenhouse will provide fish and vegetables for chef Cara Stadler's restaurants Tao Yuan, adjacent to the greenhouse, as well as Bao Bao Dumpling House and Lio, both in Portland.

BANGOR DAILY NEWS - 2018-11-15 00:00:00

Winter storm dumps snow, cancels flights from Missouri to Maine

Nov. 15 (UPI) --An early winter storm is dumping snow, ice and rain across the Ohio River Valley and Northeast Thursday, forcing airlines to cancel flights ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday.

UPI - 2018-11-15 14:05:15

Democrat Jared Golden is "apparent winner" of Maine congressional seat

Jared Golden addresses the Maine Democratic Convention on May 18, 2018, in Lewiston, Maine.Robert F. Bukaty/AP

MOTHER JONES - 2018-11-15 14:05:03

Maine election officials declare that Democrat wins contested House race

Although Poliquin held a narrow lead over Golden, he did not win the outright majority needed to prevent a runoff. This pushed the tabulation of votes to voters' second or third choices to see which candidate overall gained the most votes. Taking second- and third-choice votes into account, Golden w

CBS NEWS - 2018-11-15 12:57:00

Maine’s Bruce Poliquin, Lone Republican in House From New England, Loses Re-election

Jared Golden, a Marine Corps veteran and Democratic state lawmaker in Maine, defeated New England’s lone House Republican, Bruce Poliquin, on Thursday, just two days after Mr. Poliquin filed a lawsuit to stop the counting of votes under the state’s new ranked-choice voting system.Mr. Poliquin’s defe

NEW YORK TIMES - 2018-11-15 00:00:00

Police Arrest Four From Maine in Fentanyl Drug Bust at Haverhill Gas Station

Jamie Ballard, William Haskell and Theresa Whipple, all of Parsonsfield, Maine, and Kelly Brennan of Hiram, Maine, were taken into custody for alleged fentanyl trafficking by Detective Brian Bailey Wednesday afternoon at 790 River St., according to a city police log.

WHAV.NET - 2018-11-16 00:01:32

Maine Offers Tax Credits To Help Graduates With Student Loans. So Why Don’t More People Use It?

The average student loan debt for Mainers who graduated from college last year ismore than $30,000, one of the highest rates in the country. The state launched a tax credit ten years ago aimed at helping graduates offset some of the burden of loan payments. Now, some advocates of the program see it

MAINEPUBLIC.ORG - 2018-11-16 00:00:00

GOP Rep. Bruce Poliquin loses in first race decided by Maine's 'ranked-choice' system

Several Republican House incumbents lost tight races in the 2018 midterm election, but Maine's two-term Rep. Bruce Poliquin did so in historical fashion. Poliquin's Democratic challenger Jared Golden was declared the winner Thursday in the first federal election in U.S. history to be decided by a "

USA TODAY - 2018-11-15 22:29:47

Why a Maine woman is sewing her own high-fashion clothing from repurposed fabric

When you think of Maine style, visions of plaid flannel shirts, Carhartt overalls, long underwear and iconic L.L. Bean boots may come to mind.

BANGOR DAILY NEWS - 2018-11-15 00:00:00

Like It or Not, Everyone in Maine Gets Snow This Friday

According to CBS 13 Chief Meteorologist Charlie Lopresti, the track of the storm is showing snow for all of Maine, although it may mix with sleet and rain along the coast and in Southern Maine. The good news is it's going to warm up quickly on Friday up into the 40s as the storm moves out in the aft

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If I have an out-of-state medical card, can I buy marijuana (weed) in Maine?

Written ByLiz GoldAs Maine’s largest medical cannabis organization, the Wellness Connection fields many questions from individuals interested in cannabis. And it makes sense – though recreational use was approved by voters in 2016, legislation is still unclear on the way forward. As a result, we ope

BANGOR DAILY NEWS - 2018-11-16 21:20:46