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9:01 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

WATERFORD — A Massachusetts woman who went missing overnight from Papoose Pond Campground was found Friday morning at a rest area two miles away, according to the Maine Warden Service. Christine Loring, 62, from Winthrop, Mass.

8:52 am , 08/01/2014 Bangor Daily News

JUST released from the BLS. First from the household survey: Both the unemployment rate (6.2 percent) and the number of unemployed persons (9.7 million) changed little in July. Over the past 12 months, the unemployment rate and the number of unemployed persons have declined by 1.1 percentage points and 1.7 …

8:52 am , 08/01/2014 Bangor Daily News

JUST released from the BLS. First from the household survey: Both the unemployment rate (6.2 percent) and the number of unemployed persons (9.7 million) changed little in July. Over the past 12 months, the unemployment rate and the number of unemployed persons have declined by 1.1 percentage points and 1.7 …

8:02 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

AUGUSTA — A small but vocal national gay rights group announced Thursday that it is targeting Democratic U.S. Rep.

8:02 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

AUGUSTA — A small but vocal national gay rights group announced Thursday that it is targeting Democratic U.S. Rep.

7:13 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

PORTLAND — Central Maine Power Co. said power bills for residential and small business customers are set to go up an average of $2.07 per month, starting Sept. 1.

7:13 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

PORTLAND — Central Maine Power Co. said power bills for residential and small business customers are set to go up an average of $2.07 per month, starting Sept. 1.

6:57 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

NEW GLOUCESTER (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage is designating $10,000 in contingency funds to help build a veterans monument in New Gloucester.

6:57 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

NEW GLOUCESTER (AP) — Republican Gov. Paul LePage is designating $10,000 in contingency funds to help build a veterans monument in New Gloucester.

6:51 am , 08/01/2014 Sun Journal

ROCKLAND (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard's Barque Eagle training ship is set to pay a visit to the Maine Lobster Festival. Organizers said a ceremony will welcome the ship's cadets and instructors when they arrive at 4 p.m. on Friday.