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Tugboat being towed after collision sinks off Maine coast

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 18:49:29 GMT2018-02-23T18:49:29Z

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- The U.S. Coast Guard says two tugboats collided off the Maine coast and one of the vessels sank as it was being towed back to shore....

Farmer cuts off snowmobile trail after cow is shot nearby

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 18:43:42 GMT2018-02-23T18:43:42Z

MADISON, Maine (AP) -- A farmer who says his pregnant cow was shot and killed near a snowmobile trail on his property in Maine will no longer let the public ride on the trail....

Ambulance, hospital to pay $1.4M in unneeded transport case

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 17:49:21 GMT2018-02-23T17:49:21Z

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- Federal prosecutors say a Maine firm has entered into a settlement with the government to pay $825,000 to resolve charges it provided medically unnecessary ambulance transportation....

Support growing for home care proposal

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 17:47:08 GMT2018-02-23T17:47:08Z

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) -- Support is growing for a Maine proposal to increase taxes on high earners to pay for all elderly and disabled people who need help with daily activities in their homes....

Plan to try to fix scallop scuffle up for debate

Fri, 23 Feb 2018 05:10:03 GMT2018-02-23T05:10:03Z

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- The federal government is taking comments from the public about a plan to try to better manage a piece of the scallop fishery that has been a source of conflict in recent years....