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Thursday, Dec 21, 2017 at 07:44 PM EST

Maine Police Hand Out Gifts, Not Citations

Maine Police Hand Out Gifts, Not Citations

Instead of giving out citations, Fryeburg Police Officers are handing out gift certificates from local businesses.

Thursday, Dec 21, 2017 at 04:01 PM EST

Game Warden's Plane Breaks Through Thin Ice, Pilot OK

Game Warden's Plane Breaks Through Thin Ice, Pilot OK

Authorities say a Maine game warden pilot landed his small plane on thin ice covering a lake, and the aircraft broke through, partially submerging it, but the pilot escaped injury.

Thursday, Dec 21, 2017 at 01:33 PM EST

Retired State Police Trooper Accused of Trafficking Fentanyl

Retired State Police Trooper Accused of Trafficking Fentanyl

A retired Maine state police trooper has been arrested on drug trafficking charges.

Wednesday, Dec 20, 2017 at 06:37 PM EST

Woman in Maine Donates Kidney to a Stranger Ahead of Holiday

Woman in Maine Donates Kidney to a Stranger Ahead of Holiday

This Christmas, a woman from Wilton, Maine, is preparing to give the gift of life. Beckie Bowerling has signed up to donate her kidney to someone she may never know.

Wednesday, Dec 20, 2017 at 09:20 AM EST

Investigation Underway After 2 Shot

Investigation Underway After 2 Shot

A Maine hospital was put on partial lockdown Tuesday night after receiving two shooting victims at their emergency room.

Tuesday, Dec 19, 2017 at 05:33 PM EST

Maine Secret Santa Giving Cash to People at Food Pantries

Maine Secret Santa Giving Cash to People at Food Pantries

Across Maine this week, an anonymous donor is donning a Santa Suit, giving out one hundred dollar bills to people at food pantries.

Tuesday, Dec 19, 2017 at 04:59 PM EST

2 New England States Make List for Worst Driving in Winter

2 New England States Make List for Worst Driving in Winter

With winter weather hitting the region, it’s important to remember driver safety – and two New England states may need to remember driver safety more than others, according to a new report.

Tuesday, Dec 19, 2017 at 11:03 AM EST

Microbrewery Slated to Open in Maine City

Microbrewery Slated to Open in Maine City

The city of Waterville, Maine, will welcome its first microbrewery this winter.

Tuesday, Dec 19, 2017 at 10:48 AM EST

Old Orchard Beach Considers Ban on Retail Marijuana

Old Orchard Beach Considers Ban on Retail Marijuana

Residents of Old Orchard Beach can voice their opinion on whether to prohibit retail marijuana establishments in the seaside town.

Tuesday, Dec 19, 2017 at 01:20 PM EST

'Good People Do Still Exist': Single Mom Gets $500 Tip

'Good People Do Still Exist': Single Mom Gets $500 Tip

A single mother of four from Maine says 'Santa' saved her family's Christmas after she received a $500 tip this weekend.