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Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Housing Project for Homeless Veterans Opens in Maine

Housing Project for Homeless Veterans Opens in Maine

A veterans housing project, believed to be the first of its kind, is giving homeless veterans a place to live and a community of support. The Cabin in the Woods project is subsidized housing located on...

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018

Fishmonger Offers Lobsters Some Herb Before the Butter

Fishmonger Offers Lobsters Some Herb Before the Butter

These lobsters are going to pot in more ways than one.

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018

Aggressive Canadian Crabs Threaten US Coastal System

Aggressive Canadian Crabs Threaten US Coastal System

Canadians are known as friendly folks, but these crabby brutes migrating from Canadian waters are better suited for the hockey rink. Green crabs from Nova Scotia are the same species as their cousins that...

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018

Escaped Maine Inmate Found After Dayslong Manhunt

Escaped Maine Inmate Found After Dayslong Manhunt

A Maine prison inmate who led officials on a days-long manhunt was captured Tuesday.

Monday, Sep 17, 2018

PD: Man Crashed Car to Avoid Police

PD: Man Crashed Car to Avoid Police

Police in Maine say they are searching for a driver who crashed his vehicle fleeing police and then clambered down into the Kennebec River. Skowhegan Fire Department crews swept the river on Sunday afternoon...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018

Search for Escaped Maine Inmate Enters Fourth Day

Search for Escaped Maine Inmate Enters Fourth Day

Authorities in Maine are still searching for an inmate who escaped from prison Thursday evening. The search remains focused in the wooded area behind Mountain View Correctional Facility in Charleston, Maine.

Friday, Sep 14, 2018

Maine Firefighters Assist Mass. Crews Following Explosions

Maine Firefighters Assist Mass. Crews Following Explosions

Firefighters in York, Maine, stepped up to the plate on Thursday to help crews in Massachusetts fighting gas-related explosions and fires — by serving up food.

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018

Cruise Ship Bound for Bermuda Gets Rerouted to Maine

Cruise Ship Bound for Bermuda Gets Rerouted to Maine

Instead of a beach vacation to Bermuda, 2,000 cruise ship passengers got to tour Canada and Maine this week thanks to Hurricane Florence. The Norwegian Dawn departed from Boston last Friday, and has made stops...

Thursday, Sep 13, 2018

Sen. King Confirms He's a 'No' Vote on Kavanaugh Nomination

Sen. King Confirms He's a 'No' Vote on Kavanaugh Nomination

Independent Sen. Angus King has confirmed he's a "no'' vote on the Supreme Court nomination of Brett Kavanaugh, saying the "stakes are too high'' to grant him a lifetime appointment.

Monday, Sep 10, 2018

Maine Town Rescues and Re-Homes Emu

Maine Town Rescues and Re-Homes Emu

An emu prone to escaping from its enclosures is spreading its wings and moving into a bigger animal sanctuary, thanks to a community that rallied around him. Ralph, better known as "The Bird," has been at...

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