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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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LePage’s Legacy

As two-term governor Paul LePage trades snowy Augusta for sunny Florida, Maine politicians, journalists, business leaders and activists assess the impact of eight controversial years

LePage’s Legacy

LePage’s Legacy

As two-term governor Paul LePage trades snowy Augusta for sunny Florida, Maine politicians, journalists, business leaders and activists assess the impact of eight controversial years

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Born to Drugs: JP’s journey

Born to a mother who used heroin during pregnancy, JP faced endless challenges during his first year of life. Luckily, he found his way to Lisa Hasch.

Desperate to change

After losing custody of her first five daughters because of an opiate addiction, a Maine mother battles her illness and the odds to keep her new baby

Desperate to change

Desperate to change

After losing custody of her first five daughters because of an opiate addiction, a Maine mother battles her illness and the odds to keep her new baby

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Birth Control

Nationally, 51 percent of women in the general population have unintended pregnancies, but women with substance-use disorders have much higher rates – nearly 80 percent, according to the American Society of Addiction Medicine.

Birth Control

Birth Control

Nationally, 51 percent of women in the general population have unintended pregnancies, but women with substance-use disorders have much higher rates – nearly 80 percent, according to the American Society of Addiction Medicine.

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Altered State

With control in the Legislature and Janet Mills in the Blaine House, Maine Democrats shift their focus to implementing Medicaid expansion and executing a blue agenda.

Altered State

Altered State

With control in the Legislature and Janet Mills in the Blaine House, Maine Democrats shift their focus to implementing Medicaid expansion and executing a blue agenda.

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Upstream Battle

The prospect of having the world’s largest indoor salmon farm in their city has divided Belfast residents. Many are concerned about environmental impacts, others see much-needed tax relief.

Upstream Battle

Upstream Battle

The prospect of having the world’s largest indoor salmon farm in their city has divided Belfast residents. Many are concerned about environmental impacts, others see much-needed tax relief.

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Proficiency-based Letdown?

Proficiency-based Letdown?

After six years of confusion, heated criticism and lack of state direction, proficiency-based diplomas are no longer required. Now it’s up to school districts to decide for themselves.

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