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Verso Paper in Bucksport to close

Verso Paper in Bucksport to closeVerso Paper mill will halt production Dec. 1.
  • Local
  • 4 hours, 2 minutes ago
Local

Lovell fire destroys home

Lovell fire destroys homeThe fire closed Main Street while firefighters worked to put it out.
  • Local
  • 6 hours, 25 minutes ago
Health

First Maine child tests positive for enterovirus

First Maine child tests positive for enterovirusA Maine child has tested positive for a respiratory virus that has been affecting children across the country.
  • Health
  • 8 hours, 38 minutes ago
Politics

Bellows, Collins spar over government shutdown

Bellows, Collins spar over government shutdownDemocrat Shenna Bellows accuses Sen. Susan Collins of voting for the government shutdown. Not so, says Collins.
  • Politics
  • 9 hours, 44 minutes ago
Local

Lowe sentenced to 18 months in prison

Lowe sentenced to 18 months in prisonKristina Lowe was convicted of manslaughter for a crash that killed two of her passengers.
  • Local
  • 8 hours, 47 minutes ago
Kittery

Rare albino hummingbird spotted in Ogunquit

Rare albino hummingbird spotted in OgunquitPhotographs of an extremely rare albino hummingbird have been captured at the Beachmere Inn in Ogunquit.
  • Kittery
  • 14 hours, 30 minutes ago
Portland

APA: Congress St. one of 10 greatest streets in America

APA: Congress St. one of 10 greatest streets in America"Congress Street is Portland's "Main Street," the peninsula's primary east-west commercial and transportation axis."
  • Portland
  • 10 hours, 42 minutes ago
Bangor

Orrington waits to clean up three vacant properties

Orrington waits to clean up three vacant propertiesTown of Orrington must wait until November 14 before cleaning up three vacant properties on Baker Lane.
  • Bangor
  • 7 hours, 29 minutes ago
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Science teacher takes up MMA at age 50

Science teacher takes up MMA at age 50Even at 50-years-old, Patrick Kelly is still trying new things. The science and drivers ed teacher recently took up MMA.
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  • 10 hours, 21 minutes ago
Local

Ex-TD Bank exec sentenced for bank theft

Ex-TD Bank exec sentenced for bank theftJeffrey Burnham used his corporate credit card at gentleman's clubs in several states along the east coast.
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  • 7 hours, 11 minutes ago
Local

Police identify two of three suspects in pot robbery

Police identify two of three suspects in pot robberyThe two suspects are 47-year-old Jeffrey Hurd and 35-year-old Scott Roberts. Both men are considered armed and dangerous.
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  • 19 hours, 50 minutes ago
Politics

Sen. King endorses Cain in Maine's 2nd CD race

Sen. King endorses Cain in Maine's 2nd CD raceIndependent Sen. Angus King endorsed Democrat Emily Cain in the race for Maine's 2nd Congressional District seat.
  • Politics
  • 12 hours, 1 minute ago
Local

George H.W. Bush finally receives JFK award

George H.W. Bush finally receives JFK awardPresident George H.W. Bush has received his John F. Kennedy Profile in Courage Award from one of Kennedy's grandsons.
  • Local
  • 15 hours, 30 minutes ago
Nation

Officials: Second person being monitored for Ebola

Officials: Second person being monitored for EbolaPotential second patient was in close contact with person whose diagnosis was confirmed Tuesday.
  • Nation
  • 16 hours, 11 minutes ago
Local

All for the sake of sake

All for the sake of sakeAt least one Mainer is excited about it being World Sake Day -- Dan Ford, the founder and brewmaster at Maine's first sake microbrewery.
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  • 13 hours, 42 minutes ago
Local

Man allegedly escapes from trooper's car in Otisfield

Man allegedly escapes from trooper's car in OtisfieldPolice said Maxx Noble is desperate and the public should avoid any contact with him.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Morning Report

Fall Foods: Butternut squash risotto

Fall Foods: Butternut squash risottoChef Kevin Cunningham makes butternut squash risotto
  • Morning Report
  • 18 hours, 50 minutes ago
Local

Fall foliage conditions around Maine

Fall foliage conditions around MainePeak leaf color with low leaf drop of less than 30 percent, from Fort Kent in the north down through Bangor in the central part of the state
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  • 17 hours, 30 minutes ago
News

5 things you need to know Wednesday

5 things you need to know WednesdayThe biggest and most buzzworthy news to start your morning.
  • News
  • 22 hours, 33 minutes ago
Local

Police stop search for armed man in Gray

Police stop search for armed man in GrayPolice originally asked residents to stay indoors and to not approach the man.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Nation

Ebola patient fighting for life at Dallas hospital

Ebola patient fighting for life at Dallas hospitalThe first Ebola case in the U.S. was confirmed by the CDC Tuesday. The patient was diagnosed and is being treated at a Dallas hospital.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

Maine's fall pheasant hunt starts Wednesday

Maine's fall pheasant hunt starts WednesdayThe season starts on Wednesday.
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  • 21 hours, 15 minutes ago
Local

Senate rejects LePage UMS board nominee Dench

Senate rejects LePage UMS board nominee DenchThe Democratic-controlled Maine Senate has denied one of Republican Gov. Paul LePage's nominees to the University of Maine System Board of Trustees.
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  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
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Group says IFW using taxpayer money for bear referendum

Group says IFW using taxpayer money for bear referendumMainers for Fair Bear Hunting filed the lawsuit and want IFW to disclose their records to reveal its political activities.
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  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
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