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Maine Uses Internet to Flush Out Invasive Species

Maine Turns to Internet, Residents to Map and Combat invasive Species

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Maine is preferring to crowdsource to chronicle the invasive plans which plague some of its natural areas.   The state is collecting data through its iMaplnvasive website launched 12 months ago. The online tool allows residents to upload photos of ...

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Bear Hunting Lawsuit Dismissed By Judge

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Bear Hunting Lawsuit Ruled Moot A Supreme Court judge in Maine has reportedly dismissed a lawsuit filed last year against Maine’s Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife that was meant to stop them from using taxpayer funds to fight a referendum ...

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7 Hurt, 3 Hospitalized In Maine Sugarloaf Mountain Ski Lift Accident

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Seven people were hurt and three required hospitalization on Saturday when a ski lift at Maine’s popular Sugarloaf Mountain Resort malfunctioned, causing chairs to roll backwards on their cable, officials said. The King Pine lift malfunctioned around 11:30 a.m. as ...

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Innkeeper Offering Her $900k Lakeside Inn To Best Essay Writer

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This innkeeper is offering her $900,000 lakeside inn to the writer of the best 200-word essay. If you can write, then you can become the owner of a 210-year-old inn that sits peacefully in the lakes and mountain district of ...

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Maine Nonprofits With Property Worth $500,000 Could Start Paying Taxes

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Maine could be paving the way for nonprofits across the country as it considers becoming the first state to impose property taxes on hospitals, private colleges and summer camps under a plan being pushed by Governor Paul LePage. The republican’s ...

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School Bus, Tractor-Trailer Involved In 40-Car Pileup in Maine

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A 40-vehicle pileup that included a school bus and a tractor-trailer, on Interstate 95 in Maine injured at least 11 and forced state police to shut down the snowy highway, officials said. More than 40 vehicles collided between Newport and ...

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15-Year-Old Boys Rescued After Chilly Night In Maine Woods

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Two 15-year-old Rhode Island teenagers who went missing overnight in the Maine woods after leaving on a snowmobile were found cold, hungry but most importantly, alive Tuesday morning, authorities said. The teen boys’ snowmobile got stuck in deep snow on ...

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