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New schedule for Amtrak Downeaster starts Monday, March 30

New schedule for Amtrak Downeaster starts Monday, March 30The changes are being implemented to improve the reliability of Downeaster trains.
  • Local
  • 9 hours, 58 minutes ago
Local

Fishing season will soon open in Maine

Fishing season will soon open in MaineThe Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife said most lakes and ponds are still covered with a solid coat of ice, and it could be several more weeks before open water appears.
  • Local
  • 10 hours, 45 minutes ago
Portland

Million Meals Maine hosts 2nd annual meal packing event

Million Meals Maine hosts 2nd annual meal packing eventDuring the 2nd annual event volunteers met and packed food to ship to hungry children in Haiti
  • Portland
  • 16 hours, 15 minutes ago
Local

Donor found after unusual transplant request

Donor found after unusual transplant requestA 30-year-old Windham man with three children offers one of his kidneys to a woman he'd never met.
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  • 19 hours, 19 minutes ago
News

Fire destroys business in Fayette

Fire destroys business in FayetteFire destroyed a garage housing a forestry business in Fayette.
  • News
  • 19 hours, 33 minutes ago
Local

17th annual Mary's Walk raises money for cancer research

17th annual Mary's Walk raises money for cancer researchThe walk and 5K race aim to raise money for the Maine Cancer Foundation to support cancer research
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 12 minutes ago
Lewiston-Auburn

Lawmaker wants to get Frances Perkins on 20 dollar bill

Lawmaker wants to get Frances Perkins on 20 dollar billA Maine lawmaker is taking on the push to get the face of a woman on the 20 dollar bill.
  • Lewiston-Auburn
  • 22 hours, 15 minutes ago
Local

U.S. Alpine Ski Championships continue at Sugarloaf

U.S. Alpine Ski Championships continue at SugarloafNormally 30 athletes make the second run, but 16 skiers failed to finish their first.
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  • 23 hours, 1 minute ago
News

Husson University hosts 17th annual Wheelchair Basketball Tournament

Husson University hosts 17th annual Wheelchair Basketball TournamentHusson University hosts 17th annual Wheelchair Basketball Tournament for Alpha One
  • News
  • 23 hours, 11 minutes ago
News

Bangor home show turns 45 years-old

Bangor home show turns 45 years-oldBangor Home Show promoters and vendors are still getting settled in the show's new venue.
  • News
  • 23 hours, 19 minutes ago
Portland

More restaurants in Portland passing health inspections

More restaurants in Portland passing health inspectionsOnly 6.4 percent of restaurants failed inspections in 2014.
  • Portland
  • 23 hours, 50 minutes ago
Portland

Future of shrimp fishery to be debated at public hearing

Future of shrimp fishery to be debated at public hearingThe hearing is scheduled for Monday at the Casco Bay Ferry Terminal Conference Room.
  • Portland
  • 1 day, 1 hour ago
Local

Senator Susan Collins fight to boost Alzheimer's research

Senator Susan Collins fight to boost Alzheimer's researchSenator Collins says of its the deadliest diseases, and is the only one with no means of prevention, treatment or cure.
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  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
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Camden-Rockport Middle School staff got funk!

Camden-Rockport Middle School staff got funk!CRMS staff surprises students with a choreographed performance of Uptown Funk. Don't believe us? Just watch!
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  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Opinion

A classic look back and look ahead in Political Brew

A classic look back and look ahead in Political BrewIn Sunday's Political Brew, Ethan Strimling and Phil Harriman take a classic look back/look ahead approach to the segment.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
News

Dr. Edison Liu to speak on art and science at USM

Dr. Edison Liu to speak on art and science at USMDr. Liu will be speaking at the University of Southern Maine's Abromson Center starting at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 2nd.
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  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
News

O.O.B. Police get suicidal man with firearm to surrender

O.O.B. Police get suicidal man with firearm to surrenderNo criminal charges have been filed
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
News

Sheriff: Woman attempts to smash out cruiser window with her head

Sheriff: Woman attempts to smash out cruiser window with her headWoman had two outstanding warrants
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  • 1 day, 7 hours ago
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Shriners clown unit takes over Bangor Mall

Shriners clown unit takes over Bangor MallShriners event at Bangor mall combines bagpipes, clowns, balloons and laughs.
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  • 1 day, 19 hours ago
Local

Deering high school student's ideas on hunger and poverty

Deering high school student's ideas on hunger and povertyFreshmen at Deering High School have spent the past few weeks researching poverty and hunger in Maine and the United States.
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  • 1 day, 20 hours ago
Portland

Family still waiting for justice in daughter's death

Family still waiting for justice in daughter's deathFriends and family of Darien Richardson gathered in Portland Saturday for the fifth year in a row to celebrate her life.
  • Portland
  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
News

Lawmakers tour York County Jail to discuss consolidation

Lawmakers tour York County Jail to discuss consolidationAfter countless hours discussing county jail funding, overcrowding, and consolidation issues lawmakers toured York County jail to get a firsthand look.
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  • 1 day, 22 hours ago
Local

Boston Police: Officer shot, suspected gunman dead

Boston Police: Officer shot, suspected gunman deadOfficials say the suspect got out of a car and opened fire on officers after a traffic stop
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  • 1 day, 23 hours ago
News

SailMaine hosts "Chip Off the Ice Regatta"

SailMaine hosts "Chip Off the Ice Regatta"The event was appropriately called the "Chip Off the Ice Regatta"
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  • 2 days, 1 hour ago
Local

New law directs state schools to hold lockdown drills

New law directs state schools to hold lockdown drillsThe number of drills that schools are required to hold each year won't change.
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  • 2 days, 2 hours ago
News

Car accident in Gray sends three to hospital

Car accident in Gray sends three to hospitalInjuries are not life threatening
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  • 2 days, 6 hours ago
Local

Cancer diagnosis? 12 bold questions you need to be asking

Cancer diagnosis? 12 bold questions you need to be askingDeb Nelson, who is a storyteller, has never been diagnosed with cancer. And yet, she written an eBook designed to help people who do have cancer navigate their way.
  • Local
  • 2 days, 16 hours ago