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Maine ranks high in 2014 Kids Count Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 9:08 am

Maine ranks 14th in the 2014 Kids Count released Tuesday morning.  The Kids Count assesses child well-being through economic, education, health and family data.

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Abigail Hernandez returns home safe Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 3:31 am

The New Hampshire Attorney General’s Office says missing teen Abigail Hernandez has been reunited with her family after disappearing last year.

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South Portland supports tar sands ban Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 2:52 am

The South Portland City Council held a final vote on a proposal to ban tar sands oil from coming into the southern Maine city on Monday night.

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Cigarette likely to blame for Lewiston porch fire Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 2:44 am

One of the first floor tenants came home from work to find his neighbors throwing water on the fire.

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Arrest leads to discovery class ring lost 25 years ago Tuesday, 22 July 2014, 1:09 am

Scarborough police say they have tracked down the owner of a 1987 class ring that was recovered last week following an arrest.

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Benefit for Hollis horsebreeders after house fire Monday, 24 March 2014, 8:53 pm

SCARBOROUGH, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Horsebreeders Marc and Peggy Tardiff may have lost almost all of their posessions in a house fire last month, but they gained a community of support.

Source: WCSH-TV - Top Local Stories WCSH-TV – Top Local Stories |

Danforth couple charged with trafficking meth appear in court Monday, 24 March 2014, 8:49 pm

MACHIAS, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Allen Richardson and Tabbatha Osnoe went before a judge in Washington County Superior court in Machias. Both are charged with trafficking meth.

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Experts say meth problem in Maine appears to be growing Monday, 24 March 2014, 8:47 pm

BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — A Danforth couple being charged with the sale of methamphetamines this past weekend once again shed light on the issue of meth in Maine. It’s a drug that state official. […]

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Police make one arrest in weekend arson fire Monday, 24 March 2014, 8:45 pm

PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) — Police in Portland have made an arrest in an arson fire behind the Portland Museum of Art Sunday night.

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The "Give America a Raise" bus tour rolls into Bangor Monday, 24 March 2014, 6:45 pm

BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER)– It was the first of many stops on a national campaign to raise the federal minimum wage. The ‘Give America a Raise’ bus rolled into Bangor Monday demanding the federal. […]

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Lunchtime anti-war protests scheduled Wednesday, 17 February 2010, 2:54 pm

Lunchtime “Brownbagger Vigils” urging Congress to cut off funding for the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq will be held today in front of the the offices of Maine’s two members of the House of Represen

Source: Maine News Updates Maine News Updates | Edward D. Murphy

Portland traffic: Washington Ave. one lane Wednesday, 17 February 2010, 1:16 pm

Portland Water District crews are working today and tomorrow on Washington Ave. between Oxford and Monroe streets.

Source: Maine News Updates Maine News Updates | From Staff Reports

50-foot sinkhole opens in Rockland road Wednesday, 17 February 2010, 1:10 pm

ROCKLAND — Officials in Rockland say they don’t know what caused a 50- by 25-foot sinkhole to open in about 90 minutes.

Source: Maine News Updates Maine News Updates | The Associated Press

Portland woman survives cut on ‘Idol’ Wednesday, 17 February 2010, 3:36 am

A Portland woman who was invited to Hollywood to continue auditioning for American Idol survived for at least one more night.

Source: Maine News Updates Maine News Updates | David Hench

Saco crash sends two to hospital Wednesday, 17 February 2010, 12:07 am

  SACO — Two people were sent to the hospital with serious injuries following a head-on collision on North Street in Saco today.

Source: Maine News Updates Maine News Updates | David Hench


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155 Brackett Street
Portland, ME | 04102
207-774-7250

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