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Westbrook

Fire destroys 3 cars, damages 3 more in Westbrook

Fire destroys 3 cars, damages 3 more in WestbrookThe official cause hasn't been determined, but fire officials believe smoking materials may be to blame.
  • Westbrook
  • 11 hours, 12 minutes ago
Politics

Governor wants military retirees to have tax-free pensions

Governor wants military retirees to have tax-free pensionsThe governor has said eliminating the income tax on military pensions will bring more people to Maine.
  • Politics
  • 11 hours, 15 minutes ago
Money

Donation announced to help displaced mill workers

Donation announced to help displaced mill workersSeveral Maine foundations announced a $75,000 donation to displaced mill workers.
  • Money
  • 11 hours, 40 minutes ago
207

Brian P. Allen - "The Other Place"

Brian P. Allen - "The Other Place""The Other Place' is a mystery unlike any you've ever seen.
  • 207
  • 11 hours, 42 minutes ago
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.
  • Politics
  • 11 hours, 44 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.
  • Money
  • 11 hours, 47 minutes ago
Portland

Excessive snow crushing gas lines and meters

Excessive snow crushing gas lines and metersGas companies and fire departments have seen a lot of gas leaks, as lines buckle under the heavy snow.
  • Portland
  • 11 hours, 50 minutes ago
207

Ben Bishop - "The Aggregate"

Ben Bishop - "The Aggregate"It's a choose your own adventure graphic novel with robots, the apocalypse and spider-cats.
  • 207
  • 11 hours, 54 minutes ago
207

Rebecca Herzig - "Plucked: A History of Hair Removal"

Rebecca Herzig - "Plucked: A History of Hair Removal"Bates professor Rebecca Herzig's book is about something we all do - hair removal.
  • 207
  • 12 hours, 8 minutes ago
Local

Former sheriff pleads not guilty in statement

Former sheriff pleads not guilty in statementA former Washington County Sheriff pleaded not guilty to a host of misdemeanor Criminal Charges.
  • Local
  • 12 hours, 16 minutes ago
Westbrook

Fire destroys 3 cars, damages 3 more in Westbrook

Fire destroys 3 cars, damages 3 more in WestbrookThe fire destroyed three cars.
  • Westbrook
  • 13 hours, 37 minutes ago
Traffic

Water mains break in Westbrook, Portland & SoPo

Water mains break in Westbrook, Portland & SoPoThe Eastern Promenade from Turner to Melbourne Street is closed.
  • Traffic
  • 14 hours, 10 minutes ago
Augusta-Waterville

UMaine system chancellor seeks support for LePage budget

UMaine system chancellor seeks support for LePage budgetChancellor James Page addressed a joint session of the Legislature on Tuesday
  • Augusta-Waterville
  • 17 hours, 48 minutes ago
Local

Maine regulators to consider smelt shutdown on Tuesday

Maine regulators to consider smelt shutdown on TuesdayThe future of Maine smelt fishing is up for a key vote that could restrict the harvesting of the wriggling fish.
  • Local
  • 18 hours, 44 minutes ago
Local

Fryeburg Police make domestic violence arrest

Fryeburg Police make domestic violence arrestCam Robinson has made bail and is scheduled to appear in Bridgton District Court on March 10th.
  • Local
  • 20 hours, 7 minutes ago
Local

Travis Mills Foundation purchases Maine Chance Lodge

Travis Mills Foundation purchases Maine Chance LodgeThe lodge, located in Rome, Maine, will become a retreat for combat wounded, disabled veterans and their families.
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 53 minutes ago
Local

Diane Atwood: New resource for cancer patients

Diane Atwood: New resource for cancer patientsDiane Atwood, who writes the blog Catching Health, is here to tell us about a new resource in Maine that's designed to give cancer patients a helping hand.
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 34 minutes ago
Morning Report

MORNING STUMPER for Tuesday, Mar. 3

MORNING STUMPER for Tuesday, Mar. 3How did Scotty survive for 100 years between Star Trek eras?
  • Morning Report
  • 22 hours, 52 minutes ago
Local

NY man gets 2 years behind bars for counterfeiting scheme

NY man gets 2 years behind bars for counterfeiting schemeCupidore was found hiding in a mall bathroom with nine fake $100 bills.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 1 minute ago
Local

Judge says Bangor man's deal too lenient

Judge says Bangor man's deal too lenientAuthorities say Bowie stabbed the victim in the abdomen and head during a fight in June.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 16 minutes ago
Local

Auburn man gets more than 14 years in prison on drug charges

Auburn man gets more than 14 years in prison on drug chargesGoyette had been facing a maximum of between five and 40 years in prison and a $5 million fine.
  • Local
  • 1 day ago
Biddeford-Saco

Saco administrator's new contract challenged

Saco administrator's new contract challengedFiring the city administrator was the first item on the agenda for Monday's city council meeting.
  • Biddeford-Saco
  • 1 day, 6 hours ago
Local

Fire destroys Cape Elizabeth home

Fire destroys Cape Elizabeth homeThe homeowner was able to escape the fire unharmed.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 8 hours ago
Life

Maine couple celebrates wedding before wife's passing

Maine couple celebrates wedding before wife's passingBrittney Ross Brewer told her new husband Jared that she loved every minute of their wedding celebration.
  • Life
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Local

Woman stranded on island gets food air-dropped

Woman stranded on island gets food air-droppedFriends air-dropped food supplies to woman frozen in on a Midcoast island.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Portland

Sea level rise over two-year period near Portland alarming

Sea level rise over two-year period near Portland alarmingSea levels experienced their biggest rise ever during between 2009 and 2010.
  • Portland
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago
Bath-Brunswick

Cat recovering from severe burns, likely from car engine

Cat recovering from severe burns, likely from car engineThe Coastal Humane Society is reminding people to make noise before starting their car.
  • Bath-Brunswick
  • 1 day, 9 hours ago