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Failing to thrive?

Maine charter school leaders see progress. Maine Democrats see lackluster graduation rates and ugly absenteeism numbers, which may cue up a tough legislative battle in 2020.

Failing to thrive?

Failing to thrive?

Maine charter school leaders see progress. Maine Democrats see lackluster graduation rates and ugly absenteeism numbers, which may cue up a tough legislative battle in 2020.

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Stuck in the stack

Like many other Maine asylum seekers, Bereket Bairu has spent the last three years stuck in an immigration system that seems to have forgotten him.

Stuck in the stack

Stuck in the stack

Like many other Maine asylum seekers, Bereket Bairu has spent the last three years stuck in an immigration system that seems to have forgotten him.

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Immigration issues in Maine? Been there, done that

Pine Tree Watch interviewed Eileen Eagan, associate professor emerita of history at the University of Southern Maine, about the experience of Irish and French-Canadian immigrants in Maine during the second half of the 19th and early 20th centuries.

Seamlessly working

Hiring immigrants has been a great experience for one Westbrook employer who says it’s just taken some accommodation and patience – from both sides

Seamlessly working

Seamlessly working

Hiring immigrants has been a great experience for one Westbrook employer who says it’s just taken some accommodation and patience – from both sides

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Charged up for change

Young people and workers are leading efforts to create a Green New Deal for Maine that would redefine the state’s energy and economic landscapes

Evidence of innocence?

As a judge considers his fourth appeal and a resurrected bill challenges time limits on presenting new evidence, convicted murderer Foster Bates has renewed hope for a retrial

Evidence of innocence?

Evidence of innocence?

As a judge considers his fourth appeal and a resurrected bill challenges time limits on presenting new evidence, convicted murderer Foster Bates has renewed hope for a retrial

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