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15 hours ago

Man Cleared of DWI Arrested on Same Charge 2 Days Later

A Maine man cleared of a drunken driving charge at his trial on Thursday was arrested Saturday morning on a new charge of operating under the influence.

LEWISTON

15 hours ago

Maine Police Investigating Shots Fired as Party Was Breaking Up

Police in Maine are investigating multiple shots being fired as a party in Lewiston was breaking up early Saturday morning.

Bates

18 hours ago

Maine Native Taken in NFL Draft

Trevor Bates of Westbrook, ME was selected by the Indianapolis Colts 239th overall in the seventh-round of the 2016 NFL Draft.

NARCON KIT

2 days ago

Maine Legislature Votes to Override Drug Antidote Veto

The Maine Legislature has voted overwhelmingly to override Maine Gov. Paul LePage's veto of a bill to increase the availability of a drug overdose antidote.

Pesticides

3 days ago

Synthetic Pesticide Task Force Proposed In Portland

Portland City Council's Energy and Sustainability Committee voted in favor of creating a task force to consider restricting the use of synthetic pesticides and fertilizer in the city.

GENERIC HEROIN

3 days ago

Augusta Man Pleads Guilty To Drug Distribution Charges

A 44-year-old Augusta man has admitted to federal drug distribution charges stemming from a 2015 traffic stop arrest at a southern Maine rest stop

FINANCIAL-MONEY

3 days ago

Maine Small Business Grants Going To Brewer, Other Companies

A Lubec brewing company, a Greenville candle maker and a Sangerville cleaning service are among the businesses that will receive nearly $700,000

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3 days ago

Fight at Strip Club leads to Stabbing in Denny’s Parking Lot

Portland Police are looking to speak to two suspects after a stabbing this morning.

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1 week ago

Maine Republicans Select Delegates for Republican National Convention

The Maine G.O.P. selected 20 delegates to represent the state this summer at the Republican National Convention. Here is the list

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY: 26 freebies to help you celebrate this May

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On your birthday you can have your (free) cake and eat it too!

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OPENING WEEKEND: ‘Mother’s Day,’ Key & Peele comedy ‘Keanu’ hit theaters

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2 days ago in Entertainment

WHAT’S ON: New on Netflix, Amazon & Hulu this May

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It's going to be a great weekend for some binge-watching.

2 days ago in Entertainment

Alicia Vikander to play Lara Croft in ‘Tomb Raider’ reboot

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The Swedish Oscar winner follows in the footsteps of Angelina Jolie to play the famed adventurer.

3 days ago in Entertainment

‘Angry Birds,’ apps to go hand-in-hand at the movies

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Creators of the upcoming "The Angry Birds Movie" movie will ask audiences to whip out their phones during the end credits and point them at the screen.