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Stories with person: Bruce Poliquin
  • Idea to create national park concerns Maine delegation 
    Updated: Nov-23-15 6:21 pm

    PORTLAND, Maine - Three members of Maine's congressional delegation told President Barack Obama they have serious reservations about a proposal to have more than 100,000 acres of Maine's northern woods designated a national monument.

  • UMaine's ocean simulator to carry Alfond name story has photos
    Updated: Nov-23-15 3:00 pm

    ORONO, Maine - The University of Maine's new ocean engineering laboratory was formally dedicated Monday and will bear the name of the late philanthropist Harold Alfond.

  • National Park supporters to deliver petitions to lawmakers 
    Updated: Nov-10-15 10:10 pm

    BANGOR, Maine - Supporters of a North Woods National park funded by a founder of Burt's Bees are delivering a petition signed by more than 13,000 people to Maine's congressional delegation, they said Tuesday.

  • Poliquin votes for budget but doesn't like closed-door talks 
    Updated: Oct-28-15 6:04 pm

    WASHINGTON - U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin says he doesn't like the way a budget compromise was negotiated behind closed doors, but he voted for it because it averts a shutdown and keeps government on track for a balanced budget in 10 years.