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Bill Green's Maine

What it takes to be a top skier

What it takes to be a top skierAthletes and their families have to stake a lot of money and time to have a shot at professional skiing.
  • Bill Green's Maine
  • 14 hours, 4 minutes ago
Money

Bangor Water District looks to increase rates

Bangor Water District looks to increase ratesSoon residents and business owners in the Bangor area could be seeing higher water bills.
  • Money
  • 14 hours, 42 minutes ago
News

Snow delays opening of Winter Harbor based campground

Snow delays opening of Winter Harbor based campgroundThe campground won't open until September, near the end of the camping season.
  • News
  • 15 hours, 10 minutes ago
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Volunteers help homeless community 'Just Because'

Volunteers help homeless community 'Just Because'Volunteers with the group Just Because hand out sitting mats and meals to homeless in the Lewiston area.
  • 207
  • 16 hours, 31 minutes ago
News

Lockdown drills to be required in Maine schools

Lockdown drills to be required in Maine schoolsME schools will be required to to lockdown drills.
  • News
  • 16 hours, 35 minutes ago
Local

Business owners push to restore Efficiency Maine funding

Business owners push to restore Efficiency Maine fundingThe omission of the word "and" from a bill could reduce funding to Efficiency Maine by $38 million.
  • Local
  • 16 hours, 40 minutes ago
207

New releases with Bull Moose

New releases with Bull MooseWild | Interstellar | The Imitation Game | Ryley Walker, 'Primrose Green' | Death Cab for Cutie, "Kintsugi'
  • 207
  • 17 hours, 1 minute ago
Augusta-Waterville

Portland mayor meets with governor on General Assistance

Portland mayor meets with governor on General AssistancePortland Mayor Michael Brennan met with governor to discuss general assistance money used for city shelters.
  • Augusta-Waterville
  • 17 hours, 25 minutes ago
Education

Two automotive students win scholarships at MA competition

Two automotive students win scholarships at MA competitionTwo students with the automotive program at PATHS won scholarships in a skills competition.
  • Education
  • 18 hours, 30 minutes ago
Local

Dunkin' Donuts community mugs, free coffee for a good cause

Dunkin' Donuts community mugs, free coffee for a good causeAll funds raised stay in Maine to benefit Veterans, Children with Disabilities
  • Local
  • 19 hours, 3 minutes ago
Health

New study suggests many hockey helmets unsafe

New study suggests many hockey helmets unsafeNone of the helmets received a five out of five star rating in the Virginia Tech study.
  • Health
  • 19 hours, 27 minutes ago
Local

Whitefield Elem. to stay closed this week, following fire in gym

Whitefield Elem. to stay closed this week, following fire in gymStudents will spend the rest of the week at Chelsea Elementary School as inspectors take a look at what may have caused the fire.
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 21 minutes ago
Local

Maine bill would change process for US Senate vacancies

Maine bill would change process for US Senate vacanciesCurrently, the governor has the power to appoint a replacement until the next election.
  • Local
  • 21 hours, 36 minutes ago
News

Crews stop fire from spreading through OOB retirement community

Crews stop fire from spreading through OOB retirement communityFIrefighters were able to quickly knock down a fire that damaged two apartments in Old Orchard Beach.
  • News
  • 21 hours, 49 minutes ago
Local

Litchfield woman charged with fourth DUI

Litchfield woman charged with fourth DUIAccording to police this is the fourth time in the past decade that Cookson has been charged with OUI and the latest charge was increased to "aggravated" because her son was in the vehicle.
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 8 minutes ago
Local

NH: Bedford police investigating murder-suicide

NH: Bedford police investigating murder-suicidePolice are currently investigating an apparent murder-suicide in Bedford, New Hampshire.
  • Local
  • 22 hours, 18 minutes ago
Local

Mass. man sought in theft of Girl Scout cookie cash box

Mass. man sought in theft of Girl Scout cookie cash boxThe vehicle was described as a green Toyota Camry with New Jersey plates and was last seen heading up Winter Street away from town.
  • Local
  • 23 hours, 49 minutes ago
Morning Report

MORNING STUMPER for Monday, Mar. 30

MORNING STUMPER for Monday, Mar. 30What supposed crime landed Hagrid in Azkaban Prison?
  • Morning Report
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Local

Woman accused in One Fund fraud due in court

Woman accused in One Fund fraud due in courtProsecutors say she received $8,000 from The One Fund, the charity established to help bombing victims
  • Local
  • 1 day, 3 hours ago
Local

Tax time: College savings plans

Tax time: College savings plansMartha Johnston from the Finance Authority of Maine is here along with Claire Cooney, from the Portland Harbor Group of Raymond James, member of the New York Stock Exchange and 'sipic' to help us through the process.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 4 hours ago
Local

Bates announces honorary degree recipients

Bates announces honorary degree recipientsAbout 500 students are expected to get degrees at the Lewiston school's 149th commencement.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 5 hours ago
Local

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
  • 1 day, 5 hours 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
  • 1 day, 6 hours 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
  • 1 day, 11 hours 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.
  • Local
  • 1 day, 14 hours ago
News

Fire destroys business in Fayette

Fire destroys business in FayetteFire destroyed a garage housing a forestry business in Fayette.
  • News
  • 1 day, 15 hours 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
  • 1 day, 15 hours ago