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Two killed in Bridgton crash

Police tell CBS 13 two people are dead following a crash in Bridgton on Sunday night. The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office said …

66-year-old Casco woman arrested in connection with multiple crashes

NAPLES | A 66-year-old Casco woman was arrested Friday night, accused by police of driving drunk and causing multiple crashes, including striking a house. …
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CAMPAIGN 2014

Obama, George Mitchell to campaign for Michaud on Oct. 30 in Portland

President Barack Obama will come to Maine on Oct. 30 to campaign for Democrat Mike Michaud, who is locked in a tight …
From the community

LePage orders state flags at half staff Monday for Joy O’Brien

AUGUSTA, Maine — Gov. Paul R. LePage on Friday ordered the state of Maine flag lowered to half-staff on Monday in the cities of Augusta and Portland in …

Messalonskee student injured in hayride accident released from hospital

BELGRADE | A Messalonskee High School student injured in a hayride accident that claimed the life of his girlfriend last weekend has been released …
FairPoint employees stand on the corner of Park and State streets in downtown Bangor on the first day of the strike on Friday.

‘We don’t know what to expect’: FairPoint workers in Maine picket during first day of strike

The parking lot at FairPoint’s call center on Riverside Drive in Portland was still empty at about 10 a.m. Friday. In the coming weeks and …

Heavy rains cause sinkhole on Biddeford street

Thursday night’s rain created a sinkhole on Elm Street in Biddeford. By 11 p.m. Thursday, the hole was covered up with sheets …
From the community

Costume party, stage reading of ‘Dracula: Down for the Count’

Friday, Oct. 31, 2014 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Location: Mad Horse Theatre, 24 Mosher St., South Portland SOUTH PORTLAND — Costume party and staged …
A black bear stands at the edge of the forest in Hancock in June 2014.

Judge to rule on request to stop state wildlife agency from campaigning against Question 1

An injunction request filed by Mainers for Fair Bear Hunting against the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife, which aims to stop the agency …
About 2,000 FairPoint Communications workers in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont went on strike Friday. Union officials say negotiations for a new contract have not progressed since the company declared an impasse in talks Aug. 28.

FairPoint unions declare strike; 2,000 northern New England workers to picket job sites

PORTLAND | Two unions representing workers at FairPoint Communications have called a strike starting early Friday morning. Leaders of the Northern New England chapters …
&quotEdward, Prince of Wales," painted by Hans Holbein the Younger, is an example of early British art on display at the Portland Museum of Art.

Portland Museum of Art show celebrates British pop, pomp

Step away from the bustle of Congress Square, walk through the red velvet curtains at the Portland Museum of Art and enter …
Dorothy Fickett, 37, of Portland.

Portland woman facing second burglary charge

A local woman was arrested Wednesday on a burglary charge in connection with an August home invasion, police said. Dorothy Fickett, 37, …

South Portland voters to consider bond for sewer system, streetscape improvements

A referendum question on the Nov. 4 ballot will ask voters …
From the community

STRIVE to hold 10th Annual Auction- “Celebrating Maine from Coast to County” – Sell-out Event Planned for November 5th at Ocean Gateway

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Location: Ocean Gateway, Commercial Street, Portland, …
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