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Lawyers debate trial date for NH kidnapping case

Lawyers debate trial date for NH kidnapping caseNathaniel Kibby is facing 205 charges for allegedly kidnapping and assaulting a teenage girl for nine months.
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  • 2 hours, 14 minutes ago
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MDEA finds suspected meth lab in Bar Habor

MDEA finds suspected meth lab in Bar Haborhis is the third meth lab MDEA has responded to this year.
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  • 1 hour, 37 minutes ago
Portland

Flower show offers taste of spring

Flower show offers taste of springMany of the landscapers have spent the winter plowing driveways and say they are ready for spring.
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  • 2 hours, 32 minutes ago
Local

Same puddle causes two crashes on I-95

Same puddle causes two crashes on I-95One of the drivers hydroplaned and the other lost control, said State Police.
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  • 1 hour, 13 minutes ago
Black Bears

UMaine player Wood up for choice player of the year

UMaine player Wood up for choice player of the yearYou can vote for Liz Wood until Thursday, March 5.
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  • 4 hours, 23 minutes ago
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Water mains continuing breaking in Portland Water District

Water mains continuing breaking in Portland Water DistrictOnly one of the breaks is affecting traffic.
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Firefighter recognized for quick actions at 1-95 crash

Firefighter recognized for quick actions at 1-95 crashMayor Isgro told those in attendance to Tuesday's City Council meeting that Nygren put his own life at risk and acted selfless and in a professional manner.
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  • 11 hours, 16 minutes ago
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Man beaten during alleged home invasion

Man beaten during alleged home invasionThe Cumberland County Sheriff's office said the suspect wasn't known to the two people home at the time of the invasion.
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Jurors hear tape of Dube in kidnapping, murder trial

Jurors hear tape of Dube in kidnapping, murder trialThe prosecution plans to rest their case in the next day or so.
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  • 5 hours, 56 minutes ago
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Mother nature to determine Sea Dogs ticket prices

Mother nature to determine Sea Dogs ticket pricesShortly after 9:00 a.m. the Sea Dogs will alert fans to what the temperature is, and the cost of general admission ticket for the day.
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Maine legislator wants to tighten household chemical rules

Maine legislator wants to tighten household chemical rulesGideon planned to introduce her bill Wednesday afternoon in Augusta.
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Morning commute slowed due to vehicle crash in Winslow

Morning commute slowed due to vehicle crash in WinslowChristopher J. Carron was transported to Inland Hospital for minor injuries.
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Democratic lawmakers head to central Maine for 'jobs tour'

Democratic lawmakers head to central Maine for 'jobs tour'House Speaker Mark Eves and House Majority Leader Jeff McCabe are expected to attend the events along with area lawmakers.
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  • 12 hours, 29 minutes ago
Portland

Donor lifts spirits of Medomak basketball team after theft

Donor lifts spirits of Medomak basketball team after theftLast Thursday, someone allegedly stole more than $1,000 from the students' belongings in the Cross Insurance locker room.
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  • 17 hours, 37 minutes ago
News

Wednesday's Top Stories

Wednesday's Top StoriesWednesday's Top Stories 3/4/2015
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Tech

Meet the woman who coined #BlackLivesMatter

Meet the woman who coined #BlackLivesMatterAlicia Garza coined the phrase that leaped from social media to the streets.
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Morning Report

MORNING STUMPER for Wednesday, Mar. 4

MORNING STUMPER for Wednesday, Mar. 4What was so colorful about Vivaldi for people to call him the Red Priest?
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News

Boston bombing jury chosen; trial to start Wednesday

Boston bombing jury chosen; trial to start WednesdayDzhokhar Tsarnaev, 21, faces 30 charges. If convicted, he'll get life in prison or death.
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News

Victims to relive horror of marathon bombing as trial begins

Victims to relive horror of marathon bombing as trial beginsVictims to relive horror of marathon bombing as trial begins
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Portland

Planning Board approves midtown residential project

Planning Board approves midtown residential projectThe massive residential and retail development that could transform the Bayside neighborhood and ease Portland's housing crunch received site plan
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  • 18 hours, 4 minutes ago
Money

State treasurer holding $200M in unclaimed property

State treasurer holding $200M in unclaimed propertyMainers can easily check if they have unclaimed property in their name.
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  • 23 hours, 29 minutes ago
Politics

Maine DOT says it needs extra $70M a year for bridges

Maine DOT says it needs extra $70M a year for bridgesMaine is short of money to keep up with bridge replacement.
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  • 22 hours, 30 minutes ago
Portland

Crews start digging out Hadlock Field

Crews start digging out Hadlock FieldCrews have started to remove snow at Hadlock Field.
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Politics

Welfare cuts for asylum-seekers spark debate in Augusta

Welfare cuts for asylum-seekers spark debate in AugustaMaine is one of only five states that provides food benefits to asylum-seekers.
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  • 23 hours, 26 minutes ago
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