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Maine Is One of a Handful of States That Ban This Invasive Practice
Retail shopping is a large part of Maine's summertime draw. Places like Freeport and Kittery rely on shopping surges at their retail outlets, and the Maine Mall is the state's year-round Mecca for the rainy day blues. But imagine for a moment that during your shopping spree, there weren&ap…
Snow Removal Driving Laws
As more and more cars permeate roads and highways, should Maine follow other states in New England and enact laws about snow removal for automobiles?
2014 Memorial Day Seat-belt Enforcement in Aroostook County
Maine police agencies have stepped up enforcement of the state’s seat belts laws.   Maine Highway Safety Director Lauren Stewart said 68 police agencies, including State Police are splitting $226,000 in federal highway safety funding to conduct overtime patrols enforcing the seat belt laws.  The cam…
Dental Bill
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine lawmakers have endorsed a bill to allow a new category of dental hygienists to work in the state with the aim of expanding access to affordable dental care.