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Gregory Nisbet stands up after he was found not to be guilty of manslaughter by Cumberland County Superior Court Justice Thomas Warren on Friday in Portland. Nisbet is the landlord who owned the Portland building where six young adults died in a fire in 2014.

Landlord not guilty of manslaughter in Maine’s deadliest house fire in decades

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The judge said the six deaths “were beyond tragic” but said that the court could not find “beyond a reasonable doubt” that the deaths would not have occurred but for Nisbet’s actions.

Former John Bapst football star delivers return on UMaine’s $1,000 investment

Max Andrews’ story is a lesson in perseverance and resilience. This year, he was finally rewarded with a full scholarship by the UMaine coaching staff.
 Amy McLellan recently shows one of the undemolished rooms of the former nursing home she purchased and is renovating into an "age-in-place" home for retirement-age people called The McLellan on Cumberland Street in Brunswick.

This nurse is building senior housing in her Brunswick neighborhood

“This is all about allowing people to live their lives to the fullest as they age, to show that life continues to grow and change in positive ways.”

Midcoast woman says man blew powder in her face, sexually assaulted her

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Investigators say the suspect was described as an “older male,” with brown wavy hair standing 6-feet to 6-feet-2-inches tall.

UMaine System releases plans for consolidated graduate center in Portland

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Leaders of the University of Maine System released details of their plan to unite graduate programs for aspiring businesspeople, lawyers and public administrators under one roof.

Mainers believe that mountain lions walk among us

“We both saw it but nobody will believe us. But we know.”

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