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A motorcyclist was injured Saturday morning during a ride with the Patriot Riders, who were en route to Baxter State Park.

Patriot Riders member injured in motorcycle crash

By CBS 13 on May 23, 2015, at 2:24 p.m.
PORTLAND | A Patriot Riders member was injured after he crashed his motorcycle in Portland on Saturday morning. He was on his way to Baxter State Park to take part in the Summit Project as part of a procession of about 100 motorcycles. Maine State Police say several motorcycles …

Man dead in Portland motorcycle crash

By CBS 13 on May 21, 2015, at 6:11 a.m.
Portland police are investigating a deadly motorcycle crash on Brighton Avenue Thursday morning. It happened near where Caleb Street intersects with Brighton Avenue in front of Maine Medical Center. Lt. Strout of the Portland Police Department said the crash happened around 1:40 a.m. The motorcycle was the …

Attorney General investigating officer-involved shooting in Lovell

By CBS 13 on May 20, 2015, at 7:30 a.m.
The Oxford County Sheriff’s Office said a man was shot by police early Wednesday morning. The sheriff’s office said deputies responded to a call at around 1 a.m. Wednesday at Nuthatch Lane and called in the Maine State Police for help. An individual was armed and creating …
Geoff (left) and Mike Howe of Howe and Howe Technologies in Waterboro speak to the media in 2013 in Sanford.

Maine company makes tank for ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’

By CBS 13 on May 19, 2015, at 8:49 p.m.
WATERBORO | It turns out “Mad Max: Fury Road” leads to Main Street in Waterboro and Howe and Howe Technologies. “They basically contracted us to build the world’s nastiest tracked vehicle,” said CEO Geoff Howe. Howe and his twin brother, Mike, built a custom, one-of-a-kind tank for the new …
The Old Orchard Beach town manager’s office says Marine Mammals of Maine have rescued a seal pup that was found separated from her mother.

Seal pup rescued in Old Orchard Beach

By CBS 13 on May 19, 2015, at 1:50 p.m.
The Old Orchard Beach town manager’s office says Marine Mammals of Maine have rescued a seal pup that was found separated from her mother. According to a town office employee, the seal pup made her way up the beach to the benches Monday night and …
Portsmouth police are looking for the woman they say purchased a “large amount alcohol” using a stolen credit card at the New Hampshire Liquor Store.

Police: Woman purchased large amounts of alcohol with stolen credit card at NH Liquor Store

By CBS 13 on May 19, 2015, at 12:43 p.m.
PORTSMOUTH, New Hampshire — Portsmouth police are looking for the woman they say purchased a “large amount alcohol” using a stolen credit card at the New Hampshire Liquor Store. Police say she was wearing all black, with dark-colored hair, and was carrying a light-colored purse. Anyone with information is asked …

Ogunquit police find missing woman’s body

By CBS 13 on May 19, 2015, at 5:40 a.m.
WELLS | Police say they found the body of a woman reported missing in Ogunquit Monday. Kristen Daigle, 43, who was from Connecticut, came up to Maine over the weekend with a friend. Ogunquit police posted on their Facebook page that they found her body and police say Daigle …
Tony Bennett, 48, of Bethel narrated and was featured in 'Down East Dickering,' a reality TV show on the History Channel.

Fans push to bring back ‘Down East Dickering’

By CBS 13 on May 18, 2015, at 1:39 p.m.
WINDHAM | Fans are pushing to bring back a show about Maine, canceled after only 16 episodes with no explanation. “Down East Dickering” was a reality show on the History Channel about Mainers using Uncle Henry’s to wheel and deal around the state. Fans organized a meet-and-greet with some …
Kristin Diagle

Ogunquit police looking for missing woman

By CBS 13 on May 18, 2015, at 8:32 a.m.
WELLS | Police are asking for the public’s help locating Kristen Diagle, 43, who was reported missing Saturday evening. Police say she was last seen in the area of the Wells town line on Route 1. Kristen is 5’ 9” tall and was last seen wearing a navy blue …

School pulls basketball team from league after ‘racial’ comments

By CBS 13 on May 18, 2015, at 7:19 a.m.
BATH | The president of Hyde School in Bath, Malcolm Gauld, told CBS 13 on Sunday he’s pulling the boys basketball team out of the Maine Principals Association. He said they’ll be re-entering the New England Preparatory School Athletic Council. The association oversees regular season play and hosts state …

Car crashes into South Portland Dunkin Donuts

By CBS 13 on May 17, 2015, at 5:06 p.m.
SOUTH PORTLAND — A car crashed into the Dunkin Donuts on Main Street in South Portland on Sunday afternoon, according to the South Portland Fire Department. Officials say a middle aged woman accidentally drove her car into the front of the building around 2:30 p.m. Sunday. She was not hurt, …
Jason Torrey

Police arrest suspect in Kittery home burglary

By CBS 13 on May 17, 2015, at 11:23 a.m.
Kittery police say a homeowner on Blueberry Lane came home to find that their residence had been broken into on Thursday. Police say several items had been taken including a MacBook, a necklace and a wedding ring. The value of those items was well over $2,000. On …
On Saturday morning, the New Hampshire Marine Mammal Rescue team removed a female gray seal from Hampton Beach.

Sick seal rescued from Hampton Beach

By CBS 13 on May 17, 2015, at 11:15 a.m.
HAMPTON, New Hampshire — On Saturday morning, the New Hampshire Marine Mammal Rescue team removed a female gray seal from Hampton Beach. The team says after getting several phone calls about her they learned that she has been on the beach since Friday morning. New Hampshire Marine Mammal Rescue says …
The sign at the Biddeford Police Station.

Alleged sexual abuse victim displeased with Biddeford mayor’s letter to LePage

By CBS 13 on May 17, 2015, at 6:14 a.m.
PORTLAND | One of the men accusing a former Biddeford police officer of rape revealed more about his meeting with Gov. Paul LePage to CBS 13 on Saturday. The governor’s office couldn’t be reached Saturday, but after meeting with Matt Lauzon on Thursday, LePage said he’ll do everything he …

Linnell Motel in Rumford badly damaged by fire

By CBS 13 on May 16, 2015, at 7:13 a.m.
Part of a Rumford motel was destroyed by fire Friday. Seventy-five firefighters from seven surrounding departments were on the scene for hours at the Linnell Motel. While they fought the flames, firefighters also worked to locate people who may have been in the motel at the time …

Auburn police find missing 12-year-old girl

By CBS 13 on May 15, 2015, at 5:21 p.m.
Auburn police say they have found missing 12-year-old Cheyenne Keaton, who is autistic. Police had said Cheyenne last was seen at her home on Court Street in Auburn at approximately 5:30 a.m. Friday. Police said she was found around 5 p.m.  
Cheyenne Keaton

Auburn police searching for missing autistic girl

By CBS 13 on May 15, 2015, at 3:31 p.m.
Auburn police are asking the public’s help locating 12-year-old Cheyenne Keaton, who is autistic. Police say Cheyenne was last seen at her home on Court Street in Auburn at approximately 5:30 a.m. on Friday. She is described as a white female, 4 feet tall, weighing approximately 90 …

Mother accused of pretending to be daughter to fool police

By CBS 13 on May 15, 2015, at 6:43 a.m.
WINSLOW | A mother is accused of pretending to be her daughter when a cop pulled her over, and police say the daughter in turn pretended to be her mother. Winslow police stopped 49-year-old Donna Heath-McGrath of Canaan last month for driving with a suspended registration. Police say she …
Firefighters at the scene of a three-story apartment building fire in Sanford early Friday morning.

Southern Maine apartment fire displaces 12

By CBS 13 on May 15, 2015, at 5:55 a.m.
SANFORD | An overnight fire in Sanford displaced 12 residents. Sanford Fire Chief Steven Benotti says the call came in around 1:30 a.m. Friday for a fire at an apartment building on River Street. At 5 a.m., crews had the main fire out, but were working on several trouble …

Mainer’s run on ‘Survivor’ comes to an end

By CBS 13 on May 14, 2015, at 9 a.m.
SOUTH PORTLAND | It’s been a long road for “Survivor” contestant and Mainer Dan Foley. He made it all the way to Episode 13, which aired Wednesday night. Foley watched his last episode surrounded by friends, family, and fans. It was a surprising ending but Foley says he has …
 
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