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2014 Trade Show spotlights: upcycling, adoption, food
MADAWASKA, Maine – The annual Top O’Maine Trade Show will feature more than 80 vendors this year, including businesses, organizations, nonprofit and charitable groups, and food booths. Among the va...
Apr 21, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 93 93 recommendations | email to a friend
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Maine could experience planning ‘gap’ if faced with crude oil rail accident
EDMUNDSTON, New Brunswick - Less than a year ago, a runaway train carrying crude oil derailed in Lac-Mégantic, a small Quebec town 10 miles from the Maine border. Thousands of gallons of the highly...
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Four County credit unions see growth in 2013
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine – Last year was a “historic” year for Maine's credit unions, led by membership growing to a record 637,370, according to an April 8 press release from the Maine Credit Union ...
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Jackson bill would allow former employees of MMA to sue for severence pay
LIMESTONE, Maine - A bill sponsored by Maine Sen. Troy Jackson, D-Allagash, that would allow former employees of the Maine Military Authority to sue for severance pay passed the Veterans and Legal ...
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Gasoline prices creep up
ST. JOHN VALLEY, Maine - The average retail gasoline price in Maine has risen 0.7 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.62 yesterday, April 6, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 1,22...
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Propane, kerosene and oil prices trickle down
AUGUSTA, Maine – The Governor’s Energy Office (GEO) conducted its weekly heating fuel price survey on Monday and found the current statewide average cash price for No. 2 heating oil at $3.71 per ga...
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Report: Maine's job recovery lags behind other states
AUGUSTA, Maine - On Tuesday, the Maine Center for Economic Policy released a new report, "Maine's Labor Market Recovery: Far from Complete," that finds - nearly five years after the end of The Grea...
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King calls for investment in American manufacturing
WASHINGTON, D.C. – On the floor of the United States Senate on Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Angus King, I-Maine, called for a greater investment in American manufacturing and, to that end, announced his su...
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Acadia FCU names manager of new branch
ASHLAND, Maine - Ryan Jandreau of Mapleton has joined the Acadia Federal Credit Union's management team as manager of the new branch in Ashland. Jandreau, who lives in Mapleton, has five years of e...
Apr 01, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 126 126 recommendations | email to a friend
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DuBois farm earns '2013 Outstanding Conservation' designation
MADAWASKA, Maine - Phil DuBois has been chosen for the St. John Valley’s Outstanding Conservation Farm of the year award for 2013, according to a press release from the St. John Valley Soil and Wat...
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