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Doctor dies in Franklin County crash

By CBS 13 on Dec. 20, 2016, at 12:08 p.m.
A doctor died Tuesday morning after his car crashed into several trees in Freeman Township.
Cheyenne Keaton

Missing Auburn teen found safe

By CBS 13 on Dec. 19, 2016, at 6:46 a.m.
Police are asking for the public’s help finding a 14-year-old autistic child reported missing late Sunday afternoon.
The sun peaks out as a snow squall swept over Presque Isle Thursday afternoon, as seen from the slopes of the Quoggy Joe Ski Club.

Messy storm brings wild weather swings over the weekend

By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 18, 2016, at 3:23 p.m.
More ice and low temperatures expected Monday.

Man dies in Turner house fire

By Staff Report on Dec. 17, 2016, at 7:49 a.m.
This is the second Turner resident to be found dead this week.
A plow works to clear an area of snow on Tuesday in Broadway Park in Bangor. According to Reuters, the cold blast that hit Maine on Thursday was brought by a polar vortex.

Mainers urged to prepare for deep freeze

By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 15, 2016, at 8:10 p.m.
The weather service issued a warning of potential wind chill temperatures down to minus 38 degrees through Friday evening for the northern half of the state.
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.