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Waterboro Man Arrested For Terrorizing A Child

Portland Police arresting a man for terrorizing a child.

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Bugged By Bedbugs, Maine Capital City Passes Emergency Rules

The City Council in Maine's capital city has adopted an emergency bedbug ordinance

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Regulators Say Maine Urchin Season Won’t Shrink This Year

Maine fishing regulators are proposing a sea urchin harvesting season that is as long as the one that ended in March.

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5 hours ago

Two Arrested On Drug Charges

The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency has arrested a New York man and Veazie woman at a Bangor motel following a several month investigation into the distribution of significant amounts of Oxycodone from their room.

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6 hours ago

Whale Of A Tale In Biddeford

BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) A 7-ton minke whale that washed up along a Biddeford beach earlier this week was dissected and removed by a nonprofit group with help from local volunteers.

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6 hours ago

Boy, 12, Stole School Bus, Was Stopped By Passer-By

BANGOR, Maine (AP) Police say a 12-year-old boy stole a school bus and went on a brief joy ride before being stopped by a man who followed the vehicle and took control of it.

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8 hours ago

Former Madison Officers File Age Discrimination Complaints

MADISON, Maine (AP) —Two former Madison police officers say they were discriminated against due to their age when the town transferred police operations to the Somerset County Sheriff's Office last year.

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8 hours ago

Maine’s Meaty Mollusks Likely Bring Strong Scallop Season

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Maine's rebuilt scallop fishery is enjoying high demand for the prized meaty mollusks and the 2016 season that ended last month is likely to go down as another strong year.

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Maine Man Charged With Raping Woman, 73, Pleads Not Guilty

A Maine man has pleaded not guilty to charges he broke into a 73-year-old woman's home and raped her at gunpoint

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24 hours ago

Phish’s Drummer, Barney Frank to Stump for Sanders, Clinton

Former Rep. Barney Frank and the drummer of the band Phish are going to speak on behalf of Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders at the Maine Democratic Party's convention.

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24 hours ago

Portland Mayor: City didn’t know about Portland Pirates move

Portland's mayor says the city didn't know that the Portland Pirates of the American Hockey League were planning to leave Maine for Springfield, Massachusetts.

1/22/16 FAIRFIELD, Maine -- Kayla Stewart, 20, is charged with murder in the death of her infant son. Somerset County Jail Photo.

24 hours ago

Maine Mom Charged in Baby’s Death to get Mental Evaluation

A Maine woman charged in the death of her newborn son will be placed in the state's custody for a mental competence review.

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24 hours ago

National Park Service Director Coming to Maine

The director of the National Park Service is coming to Maine for a public meeting on a proposal to create a national monument in the state.

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1 day ago

New Rules For Fishermen In Growing Jonah Crab Business

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) Fishing regulators say there will be a new limit on how many Jonah crabs fishermen will be allowed to harvest.

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1 day ago

LePage Mulls Senate Run If Not Selected By Trump

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) Maine's governor says he hopes Donald Trump picks him to be part of his administration if the presumptive Republican presidential nominee is elected. If not, Gov. Paul LePage says he has other plan

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