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January 12, 2017

An Interview With Stacy Mitchell, co-author of Amazon’s Stranglehold: How the Company’s Tightening Grip is Stifling Competition, Eroding Jobs, and Threatening Communities Antitrust issues have profound consequences for the communities we share and character of the civil society we are all stakeholders in. Whether you approve, disapprove, or have not formed an opinion on the […]

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Poland Spring employees make donations to local communities

KINGFIELD – Poland Spring employees ended the year by giving back to Maine communities in Hollis, Kingfield, and Poland. Throughout the month of December, employees participated in various charitable giving efforts to support their local communities and help families in need have a brighter holiday. At Poland Spring’s bottling facility in Kingfield, the company donated […]

USDA offers loans for underserved groups, beginning farmers

BANGOR – USDA Maine Farm Service Agency Executive Director, SED Donovan E. Todd, III, reminds producers that FSA offers targeted farm ownership and farm operating loans to assist underserved applicants as well as beginning farmers and ranchers. “Each year, a portion of FSA’s loan funds are set aside to lend to targeted underserved and beginning […]

Rep. Russell Black appointed House GOP lead on Agriculture Committee

AUGUSTA – Rep. Russell Black (R-Wilton) has once again been chosen as the ranking House Republican on the Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry Committee in the 128th Legislature. Rep. Black served in the same capacity over the past two years during the 127th Legislature. The Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry Committee provides oversight of the Department of […]


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