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A film team for Al Jazeera America’'s “"Fault Lines”" documentary series visited Portland to tape an ambulance team that responds to an opioid-related call nearly every day.
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‘It’s not what people think of when they think of Maine’: Documentary on America’s opioid war filmed in Bangor, Portland

44 mins ago When Sebastian Walker traveled to Maine in August to document the drug abuse epidemic, he already knew some sobering statistics. The state has one of …
Maine gubernatorial candidates (from left) Democrat Mike Michaud, Republican Paul LePage and independent Eliot Cutler face each other in a televised debate on Monday night in Portland.
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LePage says he’ll win re-election if Cutler drops out

41 mins ago LEWISTON | Gov. Paul LePage said Wednesday that if the race for the governor’s office were between him and Democratic Congressman Mike Michaud, the …
A National Weather Service map updated Thursday morning shows a flood watch (dark green) for much of Maine, with a coastal flood advisory (bright green) along the midcoast and south and a wind advisory in coastal Hancock and Washington counties.

Heaviest rain expected Thursday, flood watch in effect for most Maine cities

CARIBOU | With heavy rain expected to continue falling throughout the state Thursday, most of the state remains under a flood watch. According to …
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Mechanic Falls woman killed by tractor-trailer in Auburn Walmart parking lot

32 mins ago A 33-year-old Mechanic Falls woman was killed when a tractor-trailer truck struck …
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Why you should practice affirmative consent: It’s healthy (and sexy)

36 mins ago A few weeks ago, California Governor Jerry Brown signed a bill into law that compels California …

Fox News defense analyst to visit Bowdoin College for talk on terrorism

30 mins ago BRUNSWICK | Retired U.S. Army Col. David Hunt, a Fox News analyst on war …

Evidence supports Ferguson officer’s account of Michael Brown shooting

19 mins ago Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson and Michael Brown fought for control of the officer’s …

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