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  • Local & State
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    Central Maine law enforcement noticing uptick in hung-up 911 calls

    Multiple law enforcement agencies are seeing an increased number of 911 hang-ups this year and are advising people who mistakenly alert emergency responders to stay on the line.

  • Local & State
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    Gardiner upgrades ambulance service with two new vehicles

    The rescue trucks replace two older vehicles that have reached the end of their useful lives. The new ambulances are four-wheel drive vehicles, which are expected to be more rugged, particularly in the winter.

  • News
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    State was aware of concerns but failed to save the child, document reveals

    Child welfare caseworkers, police, school officials and others had frequent contact with the family of Marissa Kennedy, 10, but the girl was never removed from the home.

  • Maine Crime
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    Marissa Kennedy’s mother gets 48 years for the 10-year-old’s murder

    The 35-year-old mother was convicted in December of depraved indifference murder.

  • Local & State
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    Two people killed in separate snowmobile crashes in northern Maine

    A woman from Pennsylvania and a man from Massachusetts died after missing turns on trails.

  • Business
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    Guidance issued for advertising marijuana products in Maine

    Maine's Office of Marijuana Policy warns that advertising for medical- or adult-use marijuana businesses should not target people under age 21.

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