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Sunday, April 5th, 2015, 8:17 pm

The use of PEDs will not decrease in the 2015 MLB season


If you watch sports programs on television networks like ESPN or Fox, or listen to them on the radio, a recurring topic for discussion involves athletes getting into trouble, more often than not because of the …

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Sunday, April 5th, 2015, 8:15 pm

Op-ed from Congressman Bruce Poliquin: On college affordability


I understand, first-hand, how expensive it is to attend college. Like many of you, I only made it through college because of scholarships and working multiple jobs.
During the school year, I would clean bathrooms and bus …

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Sunday, April 5th, 2015, 8:13 pm

Take over, it’s yours


The meaning of the word “work” varies given any number of contexts. In the mechanical definition, work is force applied to an object with result. In another sense of the word, work is to apply effort …

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Sunday, April 5th, 2015, 8:11 pm

The problem with saying “boys will be boys”


Working with children for the past eight years in different capacities has taught me many things. I have learned what people do and do not want to be and hear in their formative years. Positive praise …

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Sunday, April 5th, 2015, 8:10 pm

The case for getting involved


It’s easy to forget that the democratic countries of the world, the United States in particular, are both incredibly lucky and incredibly sheltered from the harsh necessity of remaining informed about political life that exists elsewhere …

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Sunday, April 5th, 2015, 8:09 pm

Editorial: Promoting new attitudes toward business are best path to stronger future for Maine


Maine is the second worst state in the nation to do business in according to a 2014 ranking by Forbes. This is an improvement from a four-year run as the state with the worst business climate.
Obviously, …

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Sunday, April 5th, 2015, 8:07 pm

Op-ed: Poliquin fights for our future


As a college student from rural Maine, I am proud to be represented in Congress by Representative Bruce Poliquin. Poliquin is a small business owner, a father who sent his son through college and a smart, …

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Sunday, March 29th, 2015, 7:46 pm

Some YouTube stars are more popular than regular celebrities


Actors and actresses in those blockbuster films you watch every summer probably started out by appearing in productions at their community theater. Professional athletes of all sports started out by playing on their hometown teams. Music …

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Sunday, March 29th, 2015, 7:44 pm

On the myth of compromise


There seems to be a consensus in modern America that the culture of government is so bifurcated, so antagonistic that partisan bickering stymies any action. Or so the bloviating media commentators incessantly claim, often citing the …

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Sunday, March 29th, 2015, 7:43 pm

Selfishness is the virtue towards which all should strive


Effort and will define man’s self-worth. When man defines his image of self-worth, the lofty beliefs and credo are largely divined by experience. There is, however, a crucial component that precipitates any call to arms or …

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