Maine Things Considered

Maine Things Considered

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Maine Things Considered is a comprehensive summary of Maine news and issues, produced by the award winning news staff at the member supported Maine Public Broadcasting Network. It airs live weekday evenings between 4 and 6:30 pm. Online at news.mpbn.netMore from Maine Things Considered »

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Maine Things Considered 04/17/2015

Warmth, Rain and Ice: Combination Raises Flooding Fears in Northern Maine; Maine Bills Would Restrict Shackling of Pregnant Women and Juveniles; Maine Peepers Sing Spring Songs, Amid Worries About Amphibians' Future

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Maine Things Considered 04/16/2015

Groups Launch Effort to Get Minimum Wage HIke Proposal on Maine Ballot; Maine Groups Push for Bill Aimed at Encouraging Use of Solar Energy; Lawmakers Make Bipartisan Case for Overhaul of Maine Gaming Policy

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Maine Things Considered 04/15/2015

Former Camden Charity Head Agrees to Pay $4.6 Million in Reimbursement; LePage: No Compromising on Push to Eliminate Maine Income Tax; Resurrecting the Debris of Maine Log Drives for a New Generation of Consumers

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Maine Things Considered 04/14/2015

GOP Lawmaker's Bill Thrusts Maine into Religious Freedom Legislation Debate; Changes to Windpower Permitting Process Under Consideration in Augusta; Maine Tribal Leaders Urge Skowhegan Schools to Stop Using 'Indians' Nickname

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Maine Things Considered 04/13/2015

Maine Lawmakers Consider Charter School Changes, Including Proposed Moratorium; Maine Governor Wants Nuclear Power Back on Energy Table; Poliquin to Report Raising $700,000 in Re-election Bid

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Maine Things Considered 04/10/2015

Maine Sheriff's Department's Data Server Held Hostage for Bitcoin Ransom; Maine Med Hopeful About Kidney Transplant, as Ethics Debate Rages; Life in the Shadow of a Maine Paper Mill: 'Papermaker' Brings Culture Clash to the Stage

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Maine Things Considered 04/09/2015

Democrats Offer Alternative to Gov. LePage's Budget Plan; ACLU Seeks Information on 'Intelligent Design' Discussion in Brunswick Classroom; AP Investigation: Incidents of Long Wait Times Lower at Maine VA Clinics

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Maine Things Considered 04/08/2015

Bill to Scrap Concealed Weapons Permits Evokes Strong Feelings; Maine Organic Farmers Group Joins Lawsuit Against USDA; Music Helps Bring Dementia Patients' Memories Back to Life

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Maine Things Considered 04/07/2015

Maine Lawmakers Consider Expanding Access to Overdose Drug; Maine Lakes Tell Tale of Climate Change; Marijuana Initiative Supporters Compete to Raise Funds

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Maine Things Considered 04/06/2015

Bills Would Restrict Anti-Hunting Citizen Initiatives in Maine; LePage's Welfare Reform Bill Echoes Familiar Themes; Plan to Redevelop Portland Waterfront Site Has Some Residents Worried

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