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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 …

With mayoral election on the horizon, what are top issues facing Portland?

It will be late August before the slate of mayoral candidates in Maine’s largest city is set, and perhaps it will be …
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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Thunderstorms knock out power to more than 2,000

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MOUNT DESERT ISLAND | More than 2,000 Emera Maine customers woke up Tuesday without …

LePage’s veto refusal case a big waste of time and money

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


Zoo Cairn shovels snow outside Fidelity Investments, near Middle Street in Portland, on Friday, Feb. 8, 2013, during the early part of a storm that would bring a record 31.9 inches of snow to the city.

Quiz: How much do you know about Maine’s extreme weather?

It seems like every season we see some kind of weather extreme — whether it’s a few of the hottest summer days since way back when or February …



New music including Gwenno, Kurt Vile, White Sea and Metric on this week’s West Of The Fields podcast

I premiered new tracks from Health, Wilco, Deradoorian and MS MR on the show this week, while the retro alternative set focused on great U.K. alt-rock groups of the ’90s and 2000s who never really broke through commercially in the U.S.

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