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12:00 am , 05/23/2015 Sun Journal

WALES — Maranacook/Winthrop peppered Oak Hill to the tune of 20 goals the first time the two teams met back on April 25 with the Raiders playing without regular starting goaltender Matty Martin.  Martin was back in net for the second go round Friday, but not even the four-y...

12:00 am , 05/23/2015 Sun Journal

PORTLAND, Maine — Hundreds of protesters reflecting a range of races and backgrounds took to Congress Street Thursday evening, waving signs that read “We are Maine” and shouting “immigrants are people too,” and “it’s not OK to cut GA.” The r...

12:00 am , 05/23/2015 Sun Journal

BANGOR, Maine — As debate over standardized testing ramped up in the Legislature, the Maine Department of Education again cautioned parents and school administrators this week about the possible fallout from opting out of statewide assessments.

12:00 am , 05/23/2015 Sun Journal

MOUNT DESERT, Maine (AP) — David Rockefeller made a rare public appearance ahead of his 100th birthday to formally announce the donation of 1,000 acres bordering Acadia National Park in Maine. The retired CEO of Chase Manhattan Bank and grandson of oil tycoon John Rockefeller Sr.

12:00 am , 05/23/2015 Sun Journal

ALFRED, Maine (AP) — A pickup truck driver who ran over his mother during an argument in Maine is going to prison for five years.

10:09 pm , 05/22/2015 Bangor Daily News

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama scored a major victory Friday when the U.S. Senate voted to give him “fast-track” powers that would help wrap up negotiations on a 12-nation Pacific Rim trade deal central to projecting American influence in Asia. Attention now turns to the House of Representatives, where opposition …

10:09 pm , 05/22/2015 Bangor Daily News

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama scored a major victory Friday when the U.S. Senate voted to give him “fast-track” powers that would help wrap up negotiations on a 12-nation Pacific Rim trade deal central to projecting American influence in Asia. Attention now turns to the House of Representatives, where opposition …

9:30 pm , 05/22/2015 Sun Journal

AUBURN – It's a good system. As 62 Saint Dominic Academy seniors begin their graduation march, the school president is there to give them pep talks while the principal fusses over their collars and caps. "Go get 'em," President Donald Fournier tells one student.

9:00 pm , 05/22/2015 Sun Journal

POLAND — Redemption has been a running theme for the Poland Regional High School baseball team this season.

7:59 pm , 05/22/2015 Sun Journal

LEWISTON — A mulch fire spread to a basement wall on Lisbon Street on Friday night, causing traffic snarls downtown as firefighters battled the blaze. Police blocked off sections of Lisbon and Pine streets at about 6:30 p.m.