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Both school bonds have strong support: poll

on May 08, 2017, at 5:19 p.m.
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These tulips want some sun and so do I

on May 08, 2017, at 4:08 p.m.
Grabbing my cameras, I took a stroll around my neighborhood and beyond. The tulips were there to greet me. Thank goodness.
Kyle Milliken

Falmouth remembers ‘hometown hero’ killed in Somalia SEAL raid

By Nick McCrea on May 08, 2017, at 1:16 p.m.
A U.S. Navy SEAL killed in combat Friday is being remembered as a “hometown hero,” father, husband and teammate in Falmouth.
Devin Brown

Man sentenced to 12 years for deadly Windham hit-and-run

By CBS 13 on May 08, 2017, at 12:43 p.m.
A plea hearing was held Monday for a man charged with manslaughter in connection to a deadly hit-and-run in Windham last year.
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This is why the British burned Portland

on May 08, 2017, at 6:23 a.m.
Thompson reportedly said, “F-f-fire away. F-f-fire away. For every gun you fire, I will cut off a joint.”
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A model from The Well Armed Woman demonstrates a Concealed Carry Pack in Ghent, New York, Oct. 5, 2016.

Schools, cops say concealed guns on campuses would jeopardize safety

By Nick McCrea on May 08, 2017, at 1 a.m.
“Based on my 40 years in law enforcement, I know that when there are more guns allowed, there is more risk and less safety.”
Marinna Rollins

Police: Former Mainer accused of killing dog on video is found dead

By CBS 13 on May 07, 2017, at 6:23 p.m.

Gorham man accused of sexaully assaulting, photographing 10-year-old

By Judy Harrison on May 06, 2017, at 1:21 p.m.
Christopher Shepard allegedly took sexually explicit photos of a 10-year-old female and shared them on the Internet.
Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator Kyle Milliken, 38, of Falmouth, Maine, was killed during a raid in Somalia.

Navy SEAL from Maine killed in Somalia raid

By W.J. Hennigan, Los Angeles Times on May 06, 2017, at 11:13 a.m.
On Saturday, the Pentagon announced the name of the Navy SEAL killed in Somalia as Senior Chief Special Warfare Operator Kyle Milliken, 38, of Falmouth, Maine.
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A child soldier and a childhood hero

on May 05, 2017, at 4:13 p.m.
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How the Flop Sox saved baseball in New England

on May 05, 2017, at 1:27 p.m.
Boston sports were different then. There was no Red Sox Nation. The Patriots were a sideshow act in a soon-to-be-defunct league.
Benvindo Nzau, 39, who Portland police say was last seen on April 20.

Police: Missing Portland man may be trying to walk to Canada

By Jake Bleiberg on May 05, 2017, at 12:16 p.m.
Police warn that a Portland man with behavioral health issues who has been missing for weeks may be attempting to walk to Canada.
The Portland Police Department is offering $10,000 in bonuses to new recruits.

Portland offers $10,000 bonuses to recruit new officers, dispatchers

By CBS 13 on May 05, 2017, at 11:56 a.m.
The department is looking to hire 10 new officers to start this August.

Police: Portland taxi driver, 60, stabbed for ‘no apparent reason’

By Nick McCrea on May 05, 2017, at 7:50 a.m.
Police have arrested a Portland man after an early-morning knife attack on a taxi cab driver.
Peter Machar (right) and James Shol, who recently returned to Maine after being caught up in South Sudan's rekindled civil war.

How two Mainers escaped South Sudan’s civil war

By Jake Bleiberg on May 05, 2017, at 6:02 a.m.
Peter Machar traveled from Portland back to South Sudan last June to bury his mother with his nephew James Shol when their home country broke out into war.
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Portland begins paying panhandlers

on May 04, 2017, at 5:44 p.m.
It was nearly a disaster on Interstate 295, after a driver was found going the wrong way.

Wrong-way driver narrowly avoids disaster on I-295

By CBS 13 on May 04, 2017, at 10:53 a.m.
It was nearly a disaster on Interstate 295, after a driver was found going the wrong way.
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Putting the “international” in International Jetport

on May 03, 2017, at 6:35 p.m.
Workers move a downed power line near Preble and Oxford Street Wednesday, after a tractor-trailer struck a telephone pole knocking out power to part of downtown Portland.

Truck knocks out power in downtown Portland

By Jake Bleiberg on May 03, 2017, at 3:02 p.m.
The city said traffic signals were out at several intersections in the area and that it might take five to six hours to restore power.
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‘Mosquito area’

on May 02, 2017, at 5:09 p.m.