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Woman from Augusta unaccounted for in Nepal

Woman from Augusta unaccounted for in NepalThe 57-year-old yoga instructor began her 8-to-10-day trip through Langtang National Park on April 18. Her family has been waiting to hear from her since.
  • Local
  • 17 hours, 16 minutes ago
Local

Nylabone 'Puppy Starter Kit' recalled, possible salmonella threat

Nylabone 'Puppy Starter Kit' recalled, possible salmonella threatThe recalled Puppy Starter Kit consists of one lot of dog chews that were distributed nationwide, to Canada, and through one domestic online mail order facility.
  • Local
  • 4 hours, 34 minutes ago
Local

Portland to vote on new e-cigarette rules

Portland to vote on new e-cigarette rulesThe city already prohibits lighting up traditional cigarettes in public parks and restaurants, this ordinance up for a vote Monday would add "vapors" to the list.
  • Local
  • 8 hours, 29 minutes ago
Local

Chipotle: Transition to non-GMO ingredients complete

Chipotle: Transition to non-GMO ingredients completeChipotle said it has completed phasing out genetically modified ingredients from its food.
  • Local
  • 5 hours ago
Augusta-Waterville

LePage to visit eastern Maine this week for tax town halls

LePage to visit eastern Maine this week for tax town hallsLePage will hold town hall meeting at the University of Maine Hutchinson Center in Belfast on Tuesday at 6 p.m.
  • Augusta-Waterville
  • 8 hours, 54 minutes ago
Morning Report

MORNING STUMPER for Monday, Apr. 27

MORNING STUMPER for Monday, Apr. 27Translate the initials of the MORNING REPORT team from Morse Code
  • Morning Report
  • 7 hours, 3 minutes ago
Lewiston-Auburn

Lewiston YWCA holds "Stand Against Racism" event

Lewiston YWCA holds "Stand Against Racism" eventThe Lewiston YWCA had a "Stand Against Racism" event and march Sunday.
  • Lewiston-Auburn
  • 20 hours ago
Local

Great Maine Bike Swap takes over USM

Great Maine Bike Swap takes over USMMore than 900-bikes were up for sale on the campus of University of Southern Maine in Portland.
  • Local
  • 14 hours, 28 minutes ago
Local Forecast

Local Weather Forecast

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  • 1 hour, 34 minutes ago
News

Maine hosts New England Tourism Summit

Maine hosts New England Tourism SummitMaine Office of Tourism Director Carolann Ouellette says in a statement that the conference is a chance for tourism industry officials in Maine to meet directly with those who arrange trips for travelers overseas.
  • News
  • 22 hours, 54 minutes ago
Local

Miss Maine 2015 crowned in Portland

Miss Maine 2015 crowned in PortlandContestants competed in five different categories including interview, talent, evening wear, swimsuit and an on-stage question
  • Local
  • 19 hours, 15 minutes ago
World

Relief efforts to find survivors intensify amid powerful aftershocks

Relief efforts to find survivors intensify amid powerful aftershocksTwo Americans among those killed on Mount Everest after earthquake triggered massive avalanche
  • World
  • 21 hours, 3 minutes ago
Life

Raising awareness for sexual assault victims

Raising awareness for sexual assault victimsAccording to the Sexual Assault Crisis and Support Center, 1 in 5 Mainers will be a victim of sexual abuse.
  • Life
  • 20 hours, 2 minutes ago
Nation

ISIL's sophisticated recruiting campaign poses persistent threat in U.S.

ISIL's sophisticated recruiting campaign poses persistent threat in U.S.Use of multimedia, unprecedented marketing attract aspiring fighters across the country.
  • Nation
  • 1 day ago
Nation

Long courtship leads to high court's altar for gay marriage

Long courtship leads to high court's altar for gay marriageThe case to be heard on Tuesday has been 45 years in the making.
  • Nation
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Opinion

Political Brew: A friendly round of 'Smart or Not Smart'

Political Brew: A friendly round of 'Smart or Not Smart'A game of "Smart or Not Smart" always seems to bring out the playful side of Ethan Strimling and Phil Harriman.
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
News

New Hampshire enforces criminal background check law

New Hampshire enforces criminal background check lawThe rule applies to all volunteer and paid staff who will be working with children under the age of 18 for three consecutive days or more.
  • News
  • 23 hours, 27 minutes ago
World

Mount Everest avalanche survivor: 'I had to survive'

Mount Everest avalanche survivor: 'I had to survive'Mount Everest avalanche survivors warn that many may be missing.
  • World
  • 20 hours, 19 minutes ago
News

MDI native safe after earthquake in Nepal

MDI native safe after earthquake in NepalHer parents tell NEWS CENTER their daughter had left the mountain just hours before the most deadly earthquake in 80-years rocked the area.
  • News
  • 2 days ago
Life

Model trains & enthusiasts roll in Topsham

Model trains & enthusiasts roll in TopshamEnthusiasts of all ages and experiences collected at the Mt. Ararat High School to share in their hobby.
  • Life
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
News

USM hosts 3rd annual Community Electronic Waste Recycling Day

USM hosts 3rd annual Community Electronic Waste Recycling DayPeople near Portland had a chance to get rid of old or unwanted electronics taking up space in an environmentally friendly way!
  • News
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
Kittery

Bear sightings in Wells neighborhood

Bear sightings in Wells neighborhoodBear sightings in Wells neighborhood
  • Kittery
  • 2 days, 5 hours ago
News

Lost sisters survive 2 weeks on Girl Scout cookies

Lost sisters survive 2 weeks on Girl Scout cookiesTwo sisters who got stranded in the snow in remote Michigan managed to survive on Girl Scout cookies and cheese puffs for 13 days.
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  • 2 days, 3 hours ago
News

Sheriff's Association takes over 'Drug Take Back Day'

Sheriff's Association takes over 'Drug Take Back Day'Federal regulations caused the DEA to stop sponsoring National Drug Take Back Day, but Maine Sheriff's Assoc. took over.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
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