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Daily News Headline 2/2/17

posted Feb 2, 2017, 4:31 AM by Nancy Berry
In the news this morning, some Maine lawmakers are taking another stab at a year-round time zone in Maine.  In effect, the proposal would be like adopting daylight saving time year-round — putting the clock forward an hour permanently — instead of doing it only from spring until fall.  Increased economic opportunities and less energy consumption are the goals of the proposal which would need approval from either Congress or the U.S. Department of Transportation.