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- MORNING STUMPER for Wednesday, Apr. 1
Updated 7:42 a.m. EDT
Defense rests in Boston Marathon bombing trialDefense rests in Boston Marathon bombing trialDefense attorneys called just four witnesses in case against Dzhokhar Tsarnaev.
- 16 hours, 54 minutes ago
$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
- 12 hours, 30 minutes ago
Westbrook Police investigating supermarket robberyWestbrook Police investigating supermarket robberyThe man allegedly said he had a gun, but police said one wasn't displayed.
- 10 hours, 43 minutes ago
Governor wants more support in war on drugsGovernor wants more support in war on drugsDemocrats want the governor's plan to include money for drug treatment.
- 13 hours, 27 minutes ago
Mainers still ice fishing, but time to pack up shacksMainers still ice fishing, but time to pack up shacksWednesday is the day fishermen must remove the shacks.
- 12 hours, 41 minutes ago
Town rallies for couple left homeless by fireTown 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.
- 13 hours, 10 minutes ago
Tall Ships to return to Portland HarborTall Ships to return to Portland HarborThe historic vessels will moor in the Portland Harbor for two days, after a parade.
- 14 hours, 24 minutes ago
Downeast liquefied gas project could export to EuropeDowneast liquefied gas project could export to EuropeA company that wanted to import gas via downeast Maine now plans to export it.
- 13 hours, 11 minutes ago
Environment Maine releases new report on climate changeEnvironment Maine releases new report on climate changeEnvironment Maine gathered to explain the report's findings, which examines climate change over five generations.
- 12 hours, 36 minutes ago
Maine seeks federal reimbursement for blizzard costsMaine 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.
- 13 hours, 9 minutes ago
Telephone town hall meeting will discuss national parkTelephone town hall meeting will discuss national parkThe national park could offers hundreds of full time, well paying jobs.
- 11 hours, 18 minutes ago
Biddeford Police looking for alleged high speed driverBiddeford Police looking for alleged high speed driverThe driver allegedly drove a high speeds before going through a red light.
- 17 hours, 43 minutes ago
Maine attorney to argue gay marriage issue before U.S. Supreme CourtMaine attorney to argue gay marriage issue before U.S. Supreme CourtAccording to the Portland Press Herald, Mary Bonauto from Portland was selected on Tuesday to represent gay couples in Ohio, Michigan, Kentucky and Tennessee on April 28.
- 20 hours, 54 minutes ago
Local senior center looks for community supportLocal senior center looks for community supportThe Hammond Street Senior Center is looking for community support to help financially support the center.
- 16 hours, 35 minutes ago
Easter baskets filled for local charityEaster baskets filled for local charityThe Easter baskets will be delivered to Scarborough residents in need.
- 12 hours, 55 minutes ago
14-year-old Wiscasset boy facing drug trafficking charges14-year-old Wiscasset boy facing drug trafficking chargesPolice say there were a total of 163 pills and the plastic bags had suggested prices written on them, from $3 to $25 per pill.
- 16 hours, 12 minutes ago
Reports: Video from inside Germanwings flight foundReports: Video from inside Germanwings flight foundPublications say they have seen video from inside the plane just before the crash.
- 13 hours, 43 minutes ago
Police: Biddeford art thief arrested in RumfordPolice: Biddeford art thief arrested in RumfordInvestigators said they were able to make the arrest after getting several tips when they showed the surveillance video of the artwork being stolen.
- 1 day ago
Portland man pleads guilty to immigration fraudPortland man pleads guilty to immigration fraudMack faces up to 10 years in prison on the visa fraud charges, and up to five years on the marriage fraud and false statement charges.
- 21 hours, 41 minutes ago
'Bicycle bandit' ordered held without bond after fleeing'Bicycle bandit' ordered held without bond after fleeingSuspect overpowered guard, took gun and was captured after eight-hour manhunt.
- 15 hours, 47 minutes ago
Getaway driver in Maine robbery sentenced to 15 yearsGetaway driver in Maine robbery sentenced to 15 yearsCourt records say Heathcote was the driver for Charles Reed III and Ryan Forrest, who robbed the Family Dollar Store in Biddeford at gunpoint in December 2013
- 19 hours, 41 minutes ago
Public hearing to discuss shrimping seasonPublic hearing to discuss shrimping seasonSome fishermen have said that the colder winter has given them hope.
- 1 day, 9 hours ago
Lockdown drills to be required in Maine schoolsLockdown drills to be required in Maine schoolsMaine schools will be required to to lockdown drills, in addition to fire drills.
- 1 day, 13 hours ago
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Camden National to buy Bank of MaineCamden National to buy Bank of MaineThe merger would mean Camden National would own 68 branches from York to Calais.
- 1 day, 10 hours ago
Portland mayor meets with governor on General AssistancePortland mayor meets with governor on General AssistancePortland Mayor Michael Brennan met with governor to discuss general assistance money used for city shelters.
- 1 day, 15 hours ago
Business owners push to restore Efficiency Maine fundingBusiness owners push to restore Efficiency Maine fundingThe omission of the word "and" from a bill could reduce funding to Efficiency Maine by $38 million.
- 1 day, 14 hours ago
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Portland school day will be 20 minutes longer
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Easter baskets filled for local charity
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