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LWV Machias members Thanks for Voting sign

LWV Machias members out on a rainy Monday, November 5, 2018, urge our neighbors to vote!

2018 Gubernatorial Candidate Forum

On Sunday, September 16, the League of Women Voters of Maine and the University of Maine at Machias sponsored a Gubernatorial Candidate Forum at the Performing Arts Center of the University of Maine-Machias. Candidates for Governor of Maine discussed issues important to the people of Washington County. Candidates Alan Caron, Terry Hayes, and Janet Mills participated. Candidate Shawn Moody declined. You can view the forum here.

From left to right below, candidates Janet Mills, Alan Caron, and Terry Hayes; UMM professors Meghan Duff, Tora Johnson (moderator), and Rebecca Bragg (timer).

Candidates and panel at Machias Gubernatorial Forum

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League members and friends in the Machias area usually meet monthly for breakfast at Helen's Restaurant, beginning at 8:00 a.m. on the first Wednesday of the month. Contact Meghan at to confirm the meeting.

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