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Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:10:39 GMT
Nasty Donald Trump rhetoric trickles down  -  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
He's taking an AP Government class and thus was involved in the mock election held at the school a couple of weeks ago. Donald Trump won the student vote, as he did at a statewide mock election for Maine students. I asked him why he thought Trump was ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:07:19 GMT
NAMI Maine offers Mental Health First Aid courses  -  Lewiston Sun Journal
NAMI Maine offers Mental Health First Aid courses. Sun Journal Staff. ,. Connections |. Thursday, November 3, 2016. National Alliance on Mental Illness Western Mountains will be holding Mental Health First Aid courses in Wilton, Fryeburg and Bethel.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:19:38 GMT

Our Opinion: Don't lose hope for Maine's wood products industry  -  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Researchers in Maine are working on innovative ways to use wood fibers. Entrepreneurs are developing products and seeking out new, evolving markets. Those actions don't have the immediate impact of layoffs at a mill, nor do they hold the same grasp ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:14:25 GMT
Cutchen will bring fiscal responsibility  -  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
A military budget is a finite thing — quite unlike the state of Maine budget which has become a fluid piece of artwork with no set boundaries. We've been spending our children's and grandchildren's taxes long enough. I encourage voters in District 14 ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:14:25 GMT
Poliquin lacks knowledge of Maine  -  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Watching the debates between the candidates for the 2nd Congressional District in Maine, I am struck by the lack of knowledge of Maine on the part of Bruce Poliquin. I know he was born and raised in Waterville, but he left to attend Phillips Academy in ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:12:09 GMT

Commentary: When our nation is under threat, Hillary Clinton must be at the helm, says Maine Sen. Angus King  -  Press Herald
Commentary: When our nation is under threat, Hillary Clinton must be at the helm, says Maine Sen. Angus King. Donald Trump has shown he's the last person we want to be making critical decisions in the throes of a nuclear crisis. By Angus KingSpecial to ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:11:42 GMT
Bellows serves in common-sense tradition  -  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
Shenna Bellows is a great choice for the Maine Senate. I've known Shenna as a neighbor in Manchester and through her work in the State House for more than five years. She's the hardest-working person I know, a great listener, and she understands the ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:11:42 GMT
Crockett works without seeking credit  -  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
I've been watching the work of our public officials trying to solve problems, and the ones who seem to do problem-solving best are more often women. They work collaboratively. They seeks solutions that bring together people with differing views. And ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:05:31 GMT
Hastings right choice for city school board  -  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
I support Ed Hastings for the Augusta school board at-large position. He is well-versed in current events and looks at both sides of a question. He believes that a good education institution is a key element of any community. Our schools need to adapt ...
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 08:05:31 GMT

Portland Comedy Co-Op to perform in Madison  -  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel
MADISON — Portland Comedy Co-Op, a group of comics dedicated to bringing the best comedy to Maine, will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 4, at Somerset Abbey, 98 Main St. The show will headline 20-year comedy veteran Dennis Fogg. Fogg's comedy and ...