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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.
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A Maine woman sailed all over the world, even though her family died at sea

She was very seasick, the whole way.

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

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

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.

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