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 04/24/2015

Court Master: DHHS Refusal to Admit Patients to State Psychiatric Hospital Violates Decree; Bill to Repeal Maine's Clean Elections Law Comes Under Fire; WMPG Scrambles to Save Thousands of Rare Vinyl Records Damaged When Pipe Bursts

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Maine Things Considered 04/22/2015

Disabled Mainers and Families Turn out to Oppose LePage Plan to Cut Public Hearings; State Police Launch Probe of Slow Response to Daycare 9-1-1 Call; Maine's First 'Community Solar' Project Generating Green for Investors

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Maine Things Considered 4/21/2015

Indian Leaders Confused by LePage's Termination of Relationship Between State, Tribes; Canadians Oppose Closure of St. Croix River Basin to Alewives; Proposed Bill Would Increase Arsenic Testing for Private Wells

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Maine Things Considered 04/20/2015

LePage Administration Moves to Reverse 15 Years of Electricity Deregulation Policy; Maine's Somali Community Fears Loss of Financial Lifeline to Families Back Home; Maine's Newest Potato, the Caribou Russet, Makes its Debut

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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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