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Shoppers in Bangor buy local during Plaid Friday, a way of promoting local shopping in Bangor during Black Friday.

Why have Maine holiday retail sales lagged behind national figures since the recession?

15 mins ago PORTLAND | As more Mainers shop online, the impact on the state’s retail sector is hard to track. But not if you’re Katie Clark. …

Amid Black Friday mayhem, Bangor family surprises salespeople

1 hour ago As shoppers stormed superstores across the nation at midnight Friday to reap the benefits of post-Thanksgiving sales, one Maine family had another agenda, one imbued …
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A storm brought several inches of snow to central Maine on  Wednesday evening and Thanksgiving Day.

More than 27,000 statewide remain without power

BANGOR | More than 27,000 Emera Maine and Central Maine Power customers remain without electricity in the wake of a snowstorm that disrupted service …

Two men killed in Dover-Foxcroft collision

Two men were killed Thanksgiving morning in a collision on Route 15, …

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Police identify 90-year-old NH man killed in Berwick crash

2 hours ago Police on Friday identified the man killed in a Wednesday afternoon crash …

Fire discovered after Thanksgiving meal heavily damages Bath fire captain’s home

50 mins ago Firefighters from nine communities rushed to the home of Bath Fire Capt. …

Fundraiser to benefit man who lost farm, leg, home in series of events

26 mins ago SEARSMONT | A local church is putting on a benefit dinner and auction Saturday …

Elderly Gouldsboro couple dead in apparent murder-suicide

Maine State Police say a Gouldsboro couple was found dead Thursday morning …

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