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MPBN Debuts Maine Capitol Connection Channel
02/05/2013 10:44 AM ET   Reported By: Irwin Gratz

A new window into the workings of state government opens today. MPBN has begun broadcasting its Capitol Connection channel over the air, on cable television and on the Web. It's an idea staff and managers at MPBN have discussed for easily a decade, and that has come to fruition over the last several months. Mal Leary, a long-time veteran of State House news converage, will run the Maine Capitol Connection channel. MPBN Morning Edition host Irwin Gratz talked with Leary about the project.

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Irwin Gratz talks with veteran State House journalist Mal Leary, who's now the managing editor for MPBN's new Maine Capitol Connection channel, which debuts today. Time Warner Cable viewers will find it on channel 181, except in Cumberland and York Counties, where it'll be on channel 171. You'll also be able to stream the channel from our Web site, MPBN dot-net.


 

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