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A pickup truck crashed into a house in Waterboro early Sunday morning when the driver fell asleep at the wheel, according to the York County Sheriff's Office.

Truck crashes into house after driver falls asleep at the wheel

By CBS 13 on Aug. 20, 2017, at 1:01 p.m.
A pickup truck struck a house in Waterboro early Sunday morning after the driver apparently fell asleep at the wheel.
Patty Lamonday bought the flock a few months back for her mother Anna.

Therapy chicken reunited with New Hampshire family

By CBS 13 on Aug. 19, 2017, at 8:48 a.m.
A New Hampshire family lost their therapy chicken this week, and a practical joke helped bring it home.
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In a big surprise, William Brannon popped the question to his high school sweetheart Amanda Simmons just before the first balloons launched at the Great Falls Balloon Festival.

Surprise proposal kicks off Great Falls Balloon Festival

By CBS 13 on Aug. 19, 2017, at 8:24 a.m.
William Brannon popped the question to his high school sweetheart Amanda Simmons just before the first balloons launched at the Great Falls Balloon Festival.

by WGMEFriday, August 18th 2017
Harry the cat loves to climb trees, but he's recovering after a trip outside took a horrifying turn.

Cat loses leg after being shot in Thomaston

By CBS 13 on Aug. 19, 2017, at 8:08 a.m.
Police call it “tragic,” and now they are hoping to find the person responsible.

Showing Up for Racial Justice to protest racism in Maine

By CBS 13 on Aug. 18, 2017, at 7:38 p.m.
A group protesting racism in Maine is expected to hit the streets of Kittery on Saturday.
A traffic camera shows the backed up traffic in the northbound lanes of I-295 in Portland.

Crash involving crane blocks I-295 in Portland

By CBS 13 on Aug. 18, 2017, at 5:19 p.m.
A massive crane blocked I-295 southbound traffic for hours Friday night.
A Bean boot at L.L. Bean's new factory in Lewiston.

L.L. Bean’s new Maine factory expected to add 140 employees

By CBS 13 on Aug. 17, 2017, at 12:29 p.m.
L.L. Bean is opening a new manufacturing center in Lewiston the company says will employ more than 100.
Milfoil can be seen just below the water's surface on Long Lake.

Invasive plants found in Maine lake upstream of drinking water supply

By CBS 13 on Aug. 15, 2017, at 12:01 p.m.
Environmentalists are working to remove and stop the spreading of an estimated half an acre of milfoil found in Long Lake earlier this month.
A Maine state trooper suffered minor injuries after he collided with a pickup truck and tractor-trailer while responding to a burglary in progress.

State trooper injured after colliding with two vehicles in Casco

By CBS 13 on Aug. 15, 2017, at 7:38 a.m.
A Maine state trooper was injured Monday after his cruiser collided with a pickup truck and tractor-trailer.
The Cape Elizabeth waterfront.

Neighbors in heated debate over waterfront access in Cape Elizabeth

By CBS 13 on Aug. 14, 2017, at 6:37 p.m.
A tense debate over oceanfront access has neighbors pitted against neighbors.

Baldwin man arrested after 10-mile dirt bike chase

By CBS 13 on Aug. 14, 2017, at 9:47 a.m.
Daryl Terry Jr., 19, was charged with eluding an officer, reckless conduct, refusing to submit to arrest and violating condition of release.

Brunswick man found dead in boat in New Hampshire

By CBS 13 on Aug. 13, 2017, at 7:59 p.m.
Seth Caron, 29, of Brunswick was found dead aboard a 50-foot commercial boat tied to the dock on Pierce Island.
An aggressive fox (not pictured) has been involved in several incidents in Lewiston.

Lewiston police warn of aggressive fox

By CBS 13 on Aug. 12, 2017, at 11:03 a.m.
The fox is suspected to be rabid after attacking two people in two days.
Trainers are taking on the 8-week-old pups, teaching them the basics, and exposing them to several types of situations.

Seeing eye puppies train at the Portland Jetport

By CBS 13 on Aug. 12, 2017, at 7:43 a.m.
Trainers are taking on the 8-week-old pups, teaching them the basics and exposing them to several types of situations.

Maine mother, whose son died in Vietnam, honored with Gold Star Award

By CBS 13 on Aug. 11, 2017, at 11:53 a.m.
Her son was just 21 when he died in Vietnam.
Woodford's Corner in Portland.

Portland construction expected to cause significant traffic delays

By CBS 13 on Aug. 10, 2017, at 7:47 p.m.
The project will focus on Woodford’s Corner and the section of Forest Avenue between Pleasant Avenue and Lincoln Street.
A body was recovered Thursday from Portland Harbor.

Body recovered from Portland Harbor

By CBS 13 on Aug. 10, 2017, at 12:44 p.m.
The death does not appear to be suspicious.
Tourists sit on York Beach.

York plans new access road to beach, but neighbors have mixed feelings

By CBS 13 on Aug. 09, 2017, at 8:21 a.m.
Plans are in the works to make accessing the beach a lot easier in York, but not everyone is sold on the idea.
Supporters stand with a Fair Rent Portland sign.

Groups seeking Portland referendums to protest city ballot mistake

By CBS 13 on Aug. 09, 2017, at 7:32 a.m.
Activists who submitted thousands of signatures to Portland’s city hall over rent control say they are not giving up their fight.
A member of a hazardous materials response team onsite in Lewiston investigates an unknown powder discovered in an envelope that caused authorities to shut down a city block

Police: Powder that shut down Lewiston city block ‘not dangerous’

By CBS 13 on Aug. 08, 2017, at 10:20 a.m.
Police identified the substance but did not reveal what it was because the investigation is ongoing.