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An Australian company has announced plans to purchase Saddleback Mountain Resort in Rangeley.

Australian company buys Saddleback resort

By John Holyoke on June 28, 2017, at 12:17 p.m.
An Australian company announced Wednesday that it has signed an asset purchase agreement to secure ownership of Maine’s third-largest ski resort.

Feds indict Waterville man on gun, smuggling, money laundering charges

By Beth Brogan on June 22, 2017, at 4:02 p.m.
A Waterville man was indicted Tuesday on 17 federal charges.

Fairfield man accused of making explosive device

By Nick McCrea on June 21, 2017, at 9:39 a.m.
A Fairfield man was arrested Saturday after police found a homemade explosive device in his High Street apartment.
Robert McKee

Unsolved 1975 Newport homicide of Pittsfield teacher spotlighted

By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 20, 2017, at 2:20 p.m.
Maine State Police are asking for the public’s help in solving a 42-year-old case involving a teacher gunned down at a gas station.
A man rides a bike through the pouring rain on Marginal Way in Portland, Sept. 30, 2015.

Inland Maine under flash flood watch ahead of Monday’s thunderstorms

By Dawn Gagnon on June 18, 2017, at 1:16 p.m.
Numerous showers and thunderstorms capable of producing as much as 1 to 2 inches of rain an hour could cause flash floods.
Burton Hagar

Bail set for Maine man charged with 1979 death of infant son

By Beth Brogan on June 16, 2017, at 10:56 a.m.

Wind, air quality advisories in effect for Sunday

By Dawn Gagnon on June 11, 2017, at 12:54 p.m.
People in the northern half of Maine are being warned about high winds today, while those along the coast are advised that air quality will be poor.
READFIELD, Maine -- 2nd Lt. Carl Alexander was killed in France during World War II. After suffering mortal wounds, he told medics to help another wounded officer and finished giving orders to his men before dying moments later. He received the Silver Star and Purple Heart.

Maine student selected to visit Normandy, tell story of WWII hero

By Nick McCrea on June 07, 2017, at 1 a.m.
The program pays for students to rigorously research a “Silent Hero” who died during the war, and then travel to Normandy to walk in their footsteps.

Exploding lawnmower burns down Maine home

By CBS 13 on June 03, 2017, at 11:36 a.m.
A fire started by an exploding lawnmower as it was charging destroyed a home in Wayne Friday night.
Downtown Jackman.

An isolated Maine town is losing 24-hour emergency care

By Jake Bleiberg on June 02, 2017, at 1:40 p.m.
“We’re just a small, isolated community and we’re scared.”

Report: One person killed in head-on collision in Oakland

By Nick McCrea on June 02, 2017, at 8:07 a.m.
One person involved in the crash later died in the hospital.

Divers search for missing boater on Raymond pond

By Nick McCrea on June 02, 2017, at 7:43 a.m.
The man, 52, is presumed to have drowned.
Levi Alexander, 28, of Harpswell died in a crash Thursday night.

Harpswell man, 28, dies when dirt bike crashes into house

By Beth Brogan on June 02, 2017, at 7:29 a.m.
A Harpswell man died when his dirt bike crashed into a house Thursday night.
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Six people are without a home after an apartment fire at this Spruce Street building in Waterville on Thursday morning.

Waterville apartment blaze displaces 8

By Nick McCrea on June 01, 2017, at 10:37 a.m.
Six adults and two children were displaced when a fire tore through an apartment building in Waterville on Thursday morning.
Brandon York

Man slashing tires at campground subdued with duct tape

By Nick McCrea on May 31, 2017, at 11:09 a.m.
Campers used duct tape to subdue a man who allegedly was slashing tires at a Canaan campground causing $3,000 worth of damage Sunday evening.

Search continues for missing canoeist as injured officers remain at hospital

By Nok-Noi Ricker on May 29, 2017, at 12:07 p.m.
Jennifer Bousquet, 38, of South Berwick went missing Saturday after the canoe she was traveling in flipped in the Saco River.

Clouds, rain to move across Maine on Memorial Day

By Judy Harrison on May 28, 2017, at 2:38 p.m.
Rain showers will slowly move from New Hampshire into Maine on Memorial Day before settling in for the rest of the week, according to the weather service.

Two police officers injured during search for woman missing in Saco River

By CBS 13 on May 28, 2017, at 9:09 a.m.
Jennifer Bousquet, 38, of South Berwick went missing Saturday after the canoe she was traveling in with two other people flipped in the Saco River.
Bonnie, the 9-year-old West Highland white terrier who has been the focus of a two-week search, is shown before the bath and haircut she received after being located late Friday morning.

Two-week search for missing dog has a happy ending

By Dawn Gagnon on May 26, 2017, at 8:54 p.m.
Despite being tired and in badly need of a bath and haircut, Bonnie otherwise was none the worse for wear.
Maine game wardens on Thursday recovered the body of a Porter man who did return from a fishing trip on Wednesday. Duane Day Sr., 53, was located in Plain Pond beneath his boat by game warden divers in nine feet of water.

Wardens recover body of missing Porter angler

By Dawn Gagnon on May 25, 2017, at 5:48 p.m.
Maine game wardens on Thursday recovered the body of Duane Day Sr., who did not return from a fishing trip on Plain Pond the previous day.