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Travis Anderson shovels snow Monday afternoon in the driveway of his Brewer home. "I lived here all my life, and I hate this," he said about the snow.

Storm blankets Maine, causing fatal crashes, multiple closings

By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 12, 2016, at 5:49 p.m.
Two people died in crashes on slick roads Monday as a storm that began in southern Maine late Sunday dropped between 6 and 10 inches of snow across the state as it traveled northward.
The Worumbo Mill can be seen in Lisbon in this August 2013 file photo.

New Jersey firm buys dam, hydro plant that powered historic Maine mill

By Beth Brogan on Dec. 12, 2016, at 2:37 p.m.
Eagle Creek Renewable Energy has purchased the former Worumbo Mill property at the corner of Route 196 and Canal Street in Lisbon Falls.

Lisbon man arrested after hit-and-run on police cruiser

By CBS 13 on Dec. 11, 2016, at 2:06 p.m.
Alexander Bennett, 30, was charged with operating under the influence, leaving the scene of a property damage accident and operating a motor vehicle beyond restriction.

Pastor blames wife in message before killing his daughter and himself

By Kristine Guerra, Washington Post on Dec. 11, 2016, at 12:50 p.m.

Friends remember Hebron homicide victim as talented vocalist

By Dan McCarthy, CBS 13 on Dec. 11, 2016, at 10:16 a.m.
Claire Randall, 27, was shot and killed on Thursday by her father.

Father killed daughter, then self in Hebron, police say

By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 09, 2016, at 7:44 a.m.
Police believe a 56-year-old man shot and killed his 27-year-old daughter at their home Thursday before turning the gun on himself.
Auburn police are investigating a shooting. Two people were being treated for gunshot wounds at a nearby hospital.

Two people treated for gunshot wounds after Auburn shooting

By CBS 13 on Dec. 09, 2016, at 7:30 a.m.
Auburn police are investigating a shooting on Bowdoin Street.

Police: Bodies of man, woman found in Hebron house

on Dec. 08, 2016, at 5:05 p.m.
The bodies were discovered by a neighbor.
A woman walks along the Western Prom in Portland.

Maine’s urban counties lag nation for attracting foreigners

By Darren Fishell on Dec. 08, 2016, at 12:29 p.m.
Maine’s urban centers are far behind in attracting immigrants to the state where the native population is dwindling.

Presque Isle welding company merges with Auburn firm

By Anthony Brino on Dec. 06, 2016, at 10:37 a.m.
The Auburn-based gas and welding supply company Maine Oxy has merged with the Lynox Welding Supply of Presque Isle.
LIFE ON THE ANDROSCOGGIN

The origin & namesake of the Frye School Apartments

on Dec. 04, 2016, at 7:24 p.m.
A Canada lynx sits in an enclosure in October 2013 at the Maine Wildlife Park in Gray.

More than $5,000 reward offered in Canada lynx killings in Maine

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 02, 2016, at 6:54 p.m.
It is illegal to shoot Canada lynx, which are listed as a threatened species under the Federal Endangered Species Act.

Man arrested in Lewiston shooting

By CBS 13 on Dec. 02, 2016, at 5:20 p.m.
Around 4:30 a.m., police say the victim showed up at a hospital with a gunshot wound to his arm.

Man shot in Lewiston

By CBS 13 on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:17 a.m.
Police say the man got to the hospital around 5:30 a.m. with a wound on his shoulder.
Steve Sherman demonstrates how his skidder, nicknamed Matilda, works in Oxbow, Maine.

The forces pulling apart the lives of Maine’s loggers

on Dec. 01, 2016, at 6:28 a.m.
Three loggers fight to survive as the world shifts around them.

Two Lewiston men accused of committing hate crime

By CBS 13 on Nov. 29, 2016, at 8:39 a.m.
The incident happened at the Burger King on Lisbon Street.
Steve Sherman, the first assessor in Oxbow Plantation, led his community through the process of deorganizing, culminating in a final town vote Nov. 8. He’s pictured on his Christmas tree farm in Oxbow on Nov. 7.

How the decline of Maine’s rural places changes the people left behind

on Nov. 29, 2016, at 6:01 a.m.
Three people grapple with the decline of the communities that made them.
The first major snow of the season hit northern Maine over Thanksgiving weekend. By early Sunday, the National Weather Service reported that 10 inches of snow had fallen in some parts of Aroostook County.

Rain to fall across most of the state Tuesday, with snow in The County

By Judy Harrison on Nov. 27, 2016, at 1:27 p.m.
A fast moving wave of low pressure is expected to sweep across Maine, bringing 2 to 3 more inches of snow to northern Aroostook County and rain to the rest of the state.

Four families displaced by Lewiston apartment fire

By CBS 13 on Nov. 19, 2016, at 2:15 p.m.
The Red Cross is assisting four families that were displaced by an apartment building fire early Saturday.

Report: Police de-escalate standoff after report of man in road with gun

Bangor Daily News on Nov. 18, 2016, at 12:17 p.m.
Police de-escalated the situation and the man put down his gun and surrendered peacefully.