Aggregated Maine News Articles
- Proposed credit union wants to lend to farmers
BANGOR, Maine (AP) - The founders of a proposed credit union that would only lend to farmers and food entrepreneurs say it's raised $2.4 million. ...
Washington Times. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 15:23:51 -0400.
- AP FACT CHECK: Golden, Poliquin claims on Obamacare votes
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Republican U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin hopes to successfully defend his seat in a longtime independent-minded district that sent a historic electoral vote to President Donald Trump in 2016. ...
Marina Villeneuve. Washington Times. Sun, 21 Oct 2018 12:11:37 -0400.
- Friday Flyover: Maine South High School
This week, we feature Maine South High School on ABC7's Friday Flyover, celebrating high school sports!
ABC News. Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:22:26 UTC.
- Republican in Maine congressional race fights to hold on to seat
Maine Congressman Bruce Poliquin is an oddity in New England, the very last Republican serving in the U.S. House of Representatives in a part of the country dominated by Democrats. State Rep. ...
Molly Line. Fox News. Thu, 18 Oct 2018 20:15:01 GMT.
- Maine's 4 gubernatorial candidates vie for public's...
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Maine's four gubernatorial candidates on Wednesday tried to make their case with voters with weeks to go before the Nov. ...
Daily Mail. Thu, 18 Oct 2018 01:45:06 +0100.
- Maine East High School student arrested, charged after displaying gun in Snapchat
A Maine East High School student was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct after he posted on social media holding a gun.
ABC News. Thu, 18 Oct 2018 00:16:11 UTC.
- Maine Township teen posed with replica gun in Snapchat post, Park Ridge police say
An 18-year-old high school student is facing a disorderly conduct charge after police say he alarmed other students with a Snapchat post that showed him holding what appeared to be a handgun. ...
Jennifer Johnson. Chicago Tribune. Wed, 17 Oct 2018 16:10:00 PDT.
- Person claimed ricin was in letter sent to Senator Collins home
A suspicious letter sent to the Maine home of Republican U.S. Senator Susan Collins had a note saying it contained the deadly poison ricin, the senator's office said on Tuesday, adding any affected areas had been cleared.
Reuters. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 21:28:32 -0400.
- Police investigate suspicious letter sent to Sen. Susan Collins' home
A letter that reportedly claimed to be contaminated with ricin was sent Monday to the home of Republican Sen. Susan Collins in Bangor, Maine. ...
CBS News. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 13:18:36 +0000.
- Suspicious envelope sent to Maine home of Sen. Susan Collins
The FBI said preliminary tests on the letter and its contents indicated that there was no threat to the public.
Associated Press. Boston.com. Tue, 16 Oct 2018 02:44:51 +0000.
Maine Population Trends and Information Resources
The U. S. Census Bureau estimates the population of Maine as follows:
|Date||Estimated Population||Yearly % Change|
|July 1, 2016||1,331,479||0.15|
|July 1, 2015||1,329,453||-0.10|
|July 1, 2014||1,330,719||0.12|
|July 1, 2013||1,329,076||0.01|
|July 1, 2012||1,328,895||0.05|
|July 1, 2011||1,328,231||0.04|
|July 1, 2010||1,327,730|| |
According to the 2010 census, the population of Maine was 1,328,361.
In 2008, the estimated population of Maine was 1,316,456, whereas
in 2006, the population of Maine was about 1,313,355.
For detailed, up-to-date information about Maine's demographics,
visit the U.S. Census Bureau's
QuickFacts about Maine
web page. For maps of Maine,
visit this Maine Map
The photograph above shows the state capitol building
in Augusta, Maine.
Maine newspaper publishers
are listed here, along with their
addresses, phone numbers, and website links;
names, descriptions, and
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More information about Maine
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