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Education

Sen. King hears No Child Left Behind input

Sen. King hears No Child Left Behind inputSen. Angus King heard from Maine educators on Wednesday about changes they'd like to see in the No Child Left Behind Act.
  • Education
  • 37 minutes ago
Local

Sheriff: Jail inmates file false sex assault complaint against officer

Sheriff: Jail inmates file false sex assault complaint against officerKnowles has been charged with False Public Alarm/Report and Breen was charged with Hindering Investigation.
  • Local
  • 7 hours, 5 minutes ago
Bangor

New York man sentenced to 10 years for stabbing death

New York man sentenced to 10 years for stabbing deathA New York man who stabbed a Bangor man to death was sentenced to 10 years in prison Wednesday afternoon.
  • Bangor
  • 22 minutes ago
Local

2 Maine breweries make craft beer Top 50 list

2 Maine breweries make craft beer Top 50 listThe top three were Pennsylvania-based D.G. Yuengling, Boston Beer Co. and California-based Sierra Nevada.
  • Local
  • 12 hours, 56 minutes ago
Washington

Ark. governor won't sign 'religious freedom' bill as is

Ark. governor won't sign 'religious freedom' bill as isRepublican governor wants lawmakers to either recall the bill or pass a follow-up measure.
  • Washington
  • 2 hours, 54 minutes ago
Portland

Tall Ships to return to Portland Harbor

Tall Ships to return to Portland HarborThe historic vessels will moor in the Portland Harbor for two days, after a parade.
  • Portland
  • 2 hours, 18 minutes ago
Local

Accident in Lincolnville kills one, injures another

Accident in Lincolnville kills one, injures anotherA 31-year-old man has died in an accident in Lincolnville.
  • Local
  • 5 hours, 18 minutes ago
Local

New Hampshire man imprisoned for seeking sex with Maine teen

New Hampshire man imprisoned for seeking sex with Maine teenProsecutors said he began having inappropriate online sexual conversations with a 13-year-old girl from northern Maine in March 2014.
  • Local
  • 11 hours, 18 minutes ago
Local

Maine Gov. LePage vetoes first 3 bills of his 2nd term

Maine Gov. LePage vetoes first 3 bills of his 2nd termRepublican Gov. Paul LePage has vetoed a handful of bills that deal with taxes in Maine.
  • Local
  • 6 hours, 23 minutes ago
Local

Eliot Cutler to lead new graduate center for UMaine System

Eliot Cutler to lead new graduate center for UMaine SystemCutler is a lawyer who served as an adviser on energy policy to President Jimmy Carter.
  • Local
  • 8 hours, 38 minutes ago
Education

Portland school day will be 20 minutes longer

Portland school day will be 20 minutes longerThe Portland School Board has voted to lengthen the school day for 20 minutes.
  • Education
  • 18 hours, 50 minutes ago
News

Wednesday's Top Stories

Wednesday's Top StoriesWednesday's Recap 4/1/2015
  • News
  • 10 hours, 46 minutes ago
Local

Sheriff: woman runs over man after attempted sexual assault

Sheriff: woman runs over man after attempted sexual assaultLincoln County Sheriff's office said the woman walked in on the attempted seuxal assault of a 12-year-old girl.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Morning Report

MORNING STUMPER for Wednesday, Apr. 1

MORNING STUMPER for Wednesday, Apr. 1What qualities did Otto Von Bismarck identify as the keys to German success in his most famous speech?
  • Morning Report
  • 11 hours, 34 minutes ago
News

Defense rests in Boston Marathon bombing trial

Defense rests in Boston Marathon bombing trialDefense attorneys called just four witnesses in case against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
  • News
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
Politics

$28 million budget fix heads to Maine Gov. LePage

$28 million budget fix heads to Maine Gov. LePageThe measure also maintains about $5 million in a fund that supports anti-smoking programs. R
  • Politics
  • 21 hours, 45 minutes ago
Westbrook

Westbrook Police investigating supermarket robbery

Westbrook Police investigating supermarket robberyThe man allegedly said he had a gun, but police said one wasn't displayed.
  • Westbrook
  • 19 hours, 58 minutes ago
Politics

Governor wants more support in war on drugs

Governor wants more support in war on drugsDemocrats want the governor's plan to include money for drug treatment.
  • Politics
  • 7 hours, 53 minutes ago
Local

Mainers still ice fishing, but time to pack up shacks

Mainers still ice fishing, but time to pack up shacksWednesday is the day fishermen must remove the shacks.
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 55 minutes ago
Local

Town rallies for couple left homeless by fire

Town rallies for couple left homeless by fireFirefighters tried to battle the flames at Glenn Martin's Hogback Mountain home, but it couldn't be saved.
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 25 minutes ago
News

Downeast liquefied gas project could export to Europe

Downeast liquefied gas project could export to EuropeA company that wanted to import gas via downeast Maine now plans to export it.
  • News
  • 22 hours, 26 minutes ago
Portland

Environment Maine releases new report on climate change

Environment Maine releases new report on climate changeEnvironment Maine gathered to explain the report's findings, which examines climate change over five generations.
  • Portland
  • 21 hours, 51 minutes ago
Local

Maine seeks federal reimbursement for blizzard costs

Maine seeks federal reimbursement for blizzard costsMany towns blew their budgets on the January blizzard, but that was only that start of a harsh, snowy winter.
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 24 minutes ago
Katahdin

Telephone town hall meeting will discuss national park

Telephone town hall meeting will discuss national parkThe national park could offers hundreds of full time, well paying jobs.
  • Katahdin
  • 20 hours, 32 minutes ago
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