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Portland

Portland Christmas tree arrives in downtown

Portland Christmas tree arrives in downtownThe 40 foot spruce is from a local family's yard.
  • Portland
  • 57 minutes ago
Local

Long Island death ruled accident

Long Island death ruled accidentState Police said he likely slipped and hit his head.
  • Local
  • 3 hours, 59 minutes ago
Portland

New program gives homeless teens second chance

New program gives homeless teens second chanceA new program designed by Preble Street called First Place was just what Nate needed to get him out of the shelters and a bed to call his own.
  • Portland
  • 12 hours, 34 minutes ago
Local

Maine heating prices drop another 3 cents

Maine heating prices drop another 3 centsA Maine government survey says the average statewide cash price for heating oil dropped another 3 cents in the past week.
  • Local
  • 6 hours, 21 minutes ago
Local

Striking FairPoint workers willing to hold out

Striking FairPoint workers willing to hold outStriking workers of FairPoint Communications are going to be holding a rally at the Vermont Statehouse in Montpelier.
  • Local
  • 6 hours, 20 minutes ago
News

5 million Graco strollers recalled

5 million Graco strollers recalledBaby product manufacturer Graco is recalling almost 5 million strollers to fix a problem that could cause a child's fingertip to be amputated.
  • News
  • 6 hours, 55 minutes ago
Local

Maine man pleads guilty to lying about pesticide

Maine man pleads guilty to lying about pesticideEldridge faces up to five years in prison and a $250,000 fine.
  • Local
  • 9 hours, 16 minutes ago
Morning Report

Raising a 'kind kid'

Raising a 'kind kid'Kind kids aren't just born that way, it takes some help from the parents.
  • Morning Report
  • 12 hours, 56 minutes ago
Augusta-Waterville

Electronic monitoring projects advancing in Maine

Electronic monitoring projects advancing in MaineMaine officials are hoping to expand the use of electronic monitoring systems for domestic violence abusers.
  • Augusta-Waterville
  • 13 hours, 35 minutes ago
Local

Scallopers meet with DMR before start of season

Scallopers meet with DMR before start of seasonThere are several changes to the scallop season.
  • Local
  • 21 hours ago
Portland

Landlords gather to discuss fire safety

Landlords gather to discuss fire safetyLandlords are meeting to discuss insurance, fire codes and how to keep residents safe.
  • Portland
  • 22 hours, 14 minutes ago
Local

Maine man allegedly attempts to rob Portsmouth bank

Maine man allegedly attempts to rob Portsmouth bankPolice took the man into custody, where he then tried to take an officer's firearm.
  • Local
  • 14 hours, 27 minutes ago
Politics

Competing groups aim to put legal pot question to voters

Competing groups aim to put legal pot question to votersLegalize Maine is moving forward after talking with people in other states who worked with the Marijuana Policy Project.
  • Politics
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Portland

Portland tree to make its way to Monument Square

Portland tree to make its way to Monument SquareOfficials are cutting down the tree Thursday morning.
  • Portland
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Local

Police arrest man for allegedly "doctor shopping"

Police arrest man for allegedly "doctor shopping"The man allegedly had prescriptions from multiple doctors.
  • Local
  • 13 hours, 6 minutes ago
Local

Old Town business owners support revamping downtown

Old Town business owners support revamping downtownIt is part of a project to create a new identity for the city as a thriving place for businesses.
  • Local
  • 1 day ago
Bangor

Bangor man sentenced for role in bath salt ring

Bangor man sentenced for role in bath salt ringThere are almost 20 defendants involved in the ring that are facing charges.
  • Bangor
  • 1 day ago
Bangor

Former pharmacy tech pleads guilty to drug charge

Former pharmacy tech pleads guilty to drug chargeThe woman also pleaded guilty to a food stamp fraud charge.
  • Bangor
  • 1 day ago
Bangor

New York man sentenced for role as drug courier in Maine

New York man sentenced for role as drug courier in MaineWilliam Waters admitted that he was a courier for a Maine drug dealer.
  • Bangor
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Local

Good Shepherd Food Bank launches virtual food drive

Good Shepherd Food Bank launches virtual food driveGood Shepherd Food Bank has launched a website that makes donating more convenient this holiday season.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Local

Mall redevelopment project to be discussed

Mall redevelopment project to be discussedA news conference has been scheduled at 3 p.m. Thursday at the Burlington Town Center.
  • Local
  • 11 hours, 53 minutes ago
Local

Fire Marshal says gasoline likely started fatal blaze in St. Francis

Fire Marshal says gasoline likely started fatal blaze in St. FrancisThe fire happened Wednesday morning in St. Francis at at Main Street home.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Portland

Body of man found in driveway in Long Island

Body of man found in driveway in Long IslandPolice said two men found the body early Wednesday morning.
  • Portland
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Health

ME CDC reports chickenpox outbreak in Penobscot County

ME CDC reports chickenpox outbreak in Penobscot CountyThe CDC defines an outbreak as three or more cases in one school.
  • Health
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
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