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Search and rescue personnel were in northern Maine this morning looking for this 7-year-old who wandered away from his New Sweden home Monday night. According to rescue personnel, the boy found a road and flagged down a car Tuesday at about 6 am.

‘A County boy for sure’: Lost 7-year-old found safe in Aroostook

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NEW SWEDEN, Maine – A 7-year-old boy who went missing Monday night was found safe Tuesday morning. Multiple state agencies and volunteers were in northern …
A used syringe found on Lancaster Street in Portland on July 23, a week after forensic anthropologist Marcella Sorg told a city subcommittee on substance abuse the number of drug overdose deaths compared to the general population in Portland is increasingly outpacing the rest of the state.
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Portland drug addiction, overdose rates exceed the rest of Maine

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An expert on the state’s increasing problem with opioids said the problem is complex, and worse in Portland than the rest of …
Clockwise from top left, author Stephen King holding a sphere representing his book/television show "Under the Dome;" Ice Queen Elsa, played by Georgina Haig, visits Storybrooke in the show "Once Upon A Time;" the fisherman statue from Eastport, where "Murder in Small Town X" was filmed; and actress Angela Lansbury, who starred in "Murder, She Wrote."

Quiz: Which fictional Maine town do you belong in?

Maine’s already a pretty magical place in real-life, when you think about the enchanting forests and majestic coastline, but if you populate the map with …
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Glenburn man dies in head-on collision in Crawford

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A Glenburn man is dead following a head-on collision on Route 9 …
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LePage’s veto refusal case a big waste of time and money

If there’s anything a Maine summer teaches, it’s not to waste a day one could …

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