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More than two thousand households and businesses were without power early this morning in Washington County.
The outage occurred at 4:30 a.m.and effected customers in 6 Washington County towns, including East Machias, Cutler and Lubec.
The cause of the outage is unknown, but Emera Maine crews are on the scene and working to restore power.
SOUTHWEST HARBOR - Many people recognize that we live in a death denying culture and that we can live more fully if we embrace the fact that death happens. Death Café is a place with a relaxed, open, safe atmosphere where you are invited to share discussion with others, relating to issues surrounding life and death.
WASHINGTON – Today, U.S. Senators Susan Collins and Angus King and Congressman Bruce Poliquin announced that the Maine Farmland Trust will receive $249,816 from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) to help people in Maine who participate in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) to purchase more Maine-grown fruits and vegetables.
LEWISTON – Following several visits to Portland-area schools and a roundtable with administrators and teachers yesterday, U.S. Senator Angus King (I-Maine) today sent a letter to the leaders of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP) Committee urging them provide Maine and other states with greater flexibility in complying with federal standardized testing requirements as they work to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), better known as No Child Left Behind.
“An Act To Promote Maine's Economic Development and Critical Communications for Rural Family Farms, Businesses and Residences by Strategic Public Investments in High-speed Internet”
AUGUSTA - Senator Woodsome, Representative Dion and members of the Joint Standing Committee on Energy, Utilities and Technology, my name is Nancy Smith, I live in Monmouth and I am the Executive Director of GrowSmart Maine. We are a statewide non-partisan non-profit organization working to improve Maine's economy, protect its distinctive character and communities, and enhance our state's quality places. We support this bill because we believe strategic investments in broadband will make headway in achieving these objectives.