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Pedestrian death in Presque Isle deemed civil offense to family’s dismay

A woman charged with a civil violation stemming from the October death of a retired local educator who was struck by …
At Home Downeast member Margaret Staples, 89, at her Brooklin home.

How 9 small towns are leading the way to help elders live at home

2 hours ago A few key people on the Blue Hill peninsula set out to help their aging neighbors. What they created is now being replicated across the state. Here’s how they did it and why.
Samarali “Sam” Daniels, 23, makes breakfast for her son Hector, 5, in their Augusta apartment.

Living in a house of cards: A look back at people in Maine who are just scraping by

Ramon Perez works full-time at a job to which he walks the 2 miles since he doesn’t have a car. Still, his family of four …

Crews fighting apartment fire in Auburn

1 hour ago Crews were called Friday morning to a fire at an apartment building …

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Rockland names new deputy police chief

1 hour ago A veteran detective is the new second in command for Rockland’s police …

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