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Auburn Manufacturing wins anti-dumping claim against China

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The U.S. International Trade Commission voted unanimously in favor of Auburn Manufacturing, ruling that Chinese manufacturers have sold an unfairly subsidized heat resistant fabric in the United...

Collins joins King in opposing Trump's EPA nominee

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U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, R-Maine, announced Wednesday that she will oppose the confirmation of Scott Pruitt to become administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Rural Maine health centers to get more than $700,000 in federal funds

The U.S. Department of Health and Services has announced that it will award a total of $732,842 in federal funding to three Maine health centers.

James Beard Awards name 12 semifinalists in Maine

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Twelve Maine chefs and restaurants have been named semifinalists for the 2017 James Beard Awards. Finalists for all award categories will be announced on March 15. Winners will be announced at the...

Downeast Wind proposes 100MW wind farm in Washington County

Downeast Wind, a Maine subsidiary of Apex Clean Energy of Charlottesville, Va., is looking at building a wind energy facility of 30 wind turbines over 9,000 acres in Columbia, Cherryfield and the...

Bill would address dwindling broadband subsidy for schools, libraries

With revenues dwindling that support more than 900 schools and libraries across the state to pay for high-speed broadband connections, state Rep. Marty Grohman, D-Biddeford, has proposed legislation...

Portland Symphony announces four finalists to be orchestra's next director

The Portland Symphony Orchestra announced Tuesday there are four finalists under consideration for the position of music director, replacing Robert Moody, who will step down after the 2017-18 season.

Gov. LePage issues emergency declaration to extend oil delivery hours

With another major snowstorm set to arrive later today, Gov. Paul LePage signed an emergency proclamation to enable heating fuel delivery drivers to remain on the road longer.

Maine delegation asks U.S. to look into alleged subsidies for Canadian cement plant

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Maine's congressional delegation sent a letter to acting U.S. Trade Representative Maria Pagan about alleged unfair subsidies that may have been provided to a cement plant in Quebec that is expected...

Camden lawmaker proposes creation of publicly owned state bank

A bill by state Sen. Dave Miramant, D-Camden, would create a state bank to conduct the state's financial business in the best interest of Mainers, not corporate shareholders. The bill received a...

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