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Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 03:34 PM EST

Complaint to Be Issued to Remove Maine Sheriff From Office

Complaint to Be Issued to Remove Maine Sheriff From Office

Commissioners in Maine's Oxford County have voted to file a complaint to Gov. Paul LePage to remove a sheriff under investigation for allegedly sending sexually explicit photographs while in uniform.

Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017 at 02:38 PM EST

Officials: More Great White Sharks Could Come to Maine Coast

Officials: More Great White Sharks Could Come to Maine Coast

A great white shark detected in waters off Maine could be a sign that the big fish will become a more common sight in the years to come, say scientists who study sharks in New England.

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 05:55 PM EST

CoworkHERS Offers Female-Only Office Space

CoworkHERS Offers Female-Only Office Space

An all-female place to work has opened in Portland, Maine, promising a safe and accepting environment.

Monday, Dec 4, 2017 at 01:50 PM EST

Rep. Chellie Pingree Considering Run for Maine Governor

Rep. Chellie Pingree Considering Run for Maine Governor

U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree's campaign says the Democrat is considering a run for Maine governor.

Friday, Dec 1, 2017 at 07:27 PM EST

Missing Memorial Teddy Bear Reunited With Child

Missing Memorial Teddy Bear Reunited With Child

Little kids lose toys all the time, but the story of one lost teddy bear in Maine has pulled at the heart strings of thousands of people this week.

Friday, Dec 1, 2017 at 04:38 PM EST

Man Dies in Crash a Mile From Where Mom Was Killed Last Week

Man Dies in Crash a Mile From Where Mom Was Killed Last Week

Police in Maine say a 32-year-old man has died in a car crash close to the site of a crash that killed his mother last week.

Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 at 05:52 PM EST

College Renames President's House in Honor of Slave

College Renames President's House in Honor of Slave

Colby College in Maine is recognizing a slave and longtime janitor by naming the President’s House after him.

Thursday, Nov 30, 2017 at 02:55 PM EST

Toddler Loses Memorial Bear at Maine Mall

Toddler Loses Memorial Bear at Maine Mall

A 3-year-old boy from Maine needs the public's help in finding his teddy bear, which he recently lost at a local mall.

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 at 11:30 AM EST

Man Who Was on Deer Hunt Day Earlier Uses Boat to Save Buck

Man Who Was on Deer Hunt Day Earlier Uses Boat to Save Buck

A hunter who had been pursuing deer in the Maine woods just a day earlier has used his boat to save a drowning buck from a freezing lake.

Wednesday, Nov 29, 2017 at 09:19 AM EST

Market Owner to Plead Guilty to Food Snap Fraud Charges

Market Owner to Plead Guilty to Food Snap Fraud Charges

The former owner of a Portland, Maine, market is scheduled to plead guilty to charges of conspiring to defraud the federal government.