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Sunday, Nov 11, 2018 at 10:46 PM EST

Missing Hunter Found Dead in Maine

Missing Hunter Found Dead in Maine

Authorities announced Sunday that they had found a missing hunter from New Hampshire dead in Maine.

Sunday, Nov 11, 2018 at 08:49 AM EST

Warming Hurting Shellfish, Aiding Predators, Ruining Habitat

Warming Hurting Shellfish, Aiding Predators, Ruining Habitat

Valuable species of shellfish have become harder to find on the East Coast because of degraded habitat caused by a warming environment, according to a pair of scientists that sought to find out whether...

Friday, Nov 9, 2018 at 07:24 PM EST

Maine Sen. Collins Talks Mueller, 2020 Election

Maine Sen. Collins Talks Mueller, 2020 Election

Between the midterm elections and the threats to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into possible Russian collusion, there’s a lot on Sen. Susan Collins’ mind. But one thing the Republican from Maine...

Friday, Nov 9, 2018 at 02:06 PM EST

Sen. Collins 'Very Concerned' About Whitaker's Appointment

Sen. Collins 'Very Concerned' About Whitaker's Appointment

Republican Sen. Susan Collins of Maine says she wants the Senate to vote on a proposal to put restrictions on the president's ability to remove special counsel Robert Mueller.

Friday, Nov 9, 2018 at 12:12 PM EST

Body Found by Deer Hunter Identified as Missing Maine Woman

Body Found by Deer Hunter Identified as Missing Maine Woman

Police in Maine say they have identified a body found in Blue Hill as a 37-year-old woman who went missing during the summer.

Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 at 05:05 PM EST

Investigation into Missing Maine Woman Continues

Investigation into Missing Maine Woman Continues

Two years after her mysterious disappearance, investigators are no closer to knowing what happened to 71-year-old Diana Estey. She was last seen around Oct. 31, 2016, near her home in Medford, Maine, a small...

Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 at 11:25 AM EST

Maine Rolls Trucks to Collect Ballots for New Voting Method

Maine Rolls Trucks to Collect Ballots for New Voting Method

Couriers are rolling in Maine to collect ballot materials as the state determines the winner of a U.S. House seat via its new voting method for the first time. Mainers ranked their choices in Congressional...

Thursday, Nov 8, 2018 at 01:07 AM EST

Maine's New Voting System to Decide US House Race

Maine's New Voting System to Decide US House Race

The U.S. House race in Maine between GOP Rep. Bruce Poliquin and Democrat Jared Golden is headed to ranked-choice count. Additional tabulations under Maine's new voting system are needed to determine the winner...

Wednesday, Nov 7, 2018 at 06:10 AM EST

Car Crash Causes Delays, Traffic at Maine Airport

Car Crash Causes Delays, Traffic at Maine Airport

A car that struck a utility pole has knocked out power to a Maine airport, delayed 19 flights and snarled rush hour traffic. The Portland Press Herald reports that the 3:30 p.m. crash Tuesday on outer Congress...

Tuesday, Nov 6, 2018 at 05:43 PM EST

Recently Arrested Man Found Hanging in Maine Jail

Recently Arrested Man Found Hanging in Maine Jail

State police in Maine say a man who was arrested last week was found hanging in his jail cell in Franklin County. Police arrested 35-year-old Stephen Tripp on Nov. 1 on a charge of sexually assaulting a girl.

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