Close
MORE NEWS
Local Weather
Portland, ME
2 PM
Sunny
40°
8 PM
Clear
33°
2 AM
Clear
25°
8 AM
Mostly Cloudy
29°
Headlines

Updated 1:10 p.m. EDT

  • Grid
  • List
Local

Tall ships return to Portland

Tall ships return to PortlandThe ships will tie up along Portland's waterfront and visitors can tour these magnificent vessels on Sunday and Monday.
  • Local
  • 1 hour, 43 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
  • 14 hours, 17 minutes ago
News

Wednesday's Top Stories

Wednesday's Top StoriesWednesday's Recap 4/1/2015
  • News
  • 6 hours, 13 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
  • 21 hours, 6 minutes 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
  • 7 hours, 1 minute 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
  • 21 hours, 36 minutes 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
  • 17 hours, 12 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
  • 15 hours, 25 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
  • 3 hours, 20 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
  • 17 hours, 22 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
  • 17 hours, 52 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
  • 19 hours, 6 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
  • 17 hours, 53 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
  • 17 hours, 18 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
  • 17 hours, 51 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
  • 16 hours ago
Biddeford-Saco

Biddeford Police looking for alleged high speed driver

Biddeford Police looking for alleged high speed driverThe driver allegedly drove a high speeds before going through a red light.
  • Biddeford-Saco
  • 22 hours, 25 minutes ago
Local

Maine attorney to argue gay marriage issue before U.S. Supreme Court

Maine 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.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
News

Local senior center looks for community support

Local senior center looks for community supportThe Hammond Street Senior Center is looking for community support to help financially support the center.
  • News
  • 21 hours, 16 minutes ago
Local

Easter baskets filled for local charity

Easter baskets filled for local charityThe Easter baskets will be delivered to Scarborough residents in need.
  • Local
  • 17 hours, 37 minutes ago
Local

14-year-old Wiscasset boy facing drug trafficking charges

14-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.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 54 minutes ago
World

Reports: Video from inside Germanwings flight found

Reports: Video from inside Germanwings flight foundPublications say they have seen video from inside the plane just before the crash.
  • World
  • 18 hours, 24 minutes ago
Local

Police: Biddeford art thief arrested in Rumford

Police: 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.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Local

Portland man pleads guilty to immigration fraud

Portland 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.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 2 hours ago
In Your Area
    Nation Now