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 2020-07-08 05:05 

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UMaine's Cooperative Extension hosting virtual field days all about growing blueberries...

The class is free to take every Thursday starting July 9....

 2020-07-08 04:09 

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Travis Mills Foundation launches clothing line with proceeds for veterans...

The limited edition clothing will be available now through July 12....

 2020-07-08 03:13 

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Federal judge rules in favor of Maine's landmark internet privacy law...

A federal judge has rejected a challenge by internet service providers and upheld Maine's "opt-in" web privacy law, one of the strictest in the nation....

 2020-07-08 03:13 

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Chicago Blackhawks won't change name, says it honors namesake...

It comes as other teams including the Washington Redskins is under pressure to change its name....

 2020-07-08 02:17 

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Kennebec Valley Humane Society has virtual fundraiser due to coronavirus, COVID-19...

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Kennebec Valley Humane Society has had to get creative with hosting its annual fundraiser....

 2020-07-08 01:21 

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ICE says foreign students can't take online-only classes amid pandemic...

Changes say that if visitor students see their classes go online-only amid the pandemic, they must find an in-person program or depart the United States....

 2020-07-08 01:21 

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Next coronavirus stimulus may have $40,000 income cap...

The previous aid under the CARES Act sent $1,200 checks to those who made $75,000 or less....

 2020-07-08 00:25 

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Congress created coronvirus aid then reaped the benefits, government data shows...

Organizations linked to at least a dozen lawmakers received federal aid. While not illegal, advocates say it could erode public trust....

 2020-07-08 00:25 

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US notifies UN of withdrawal from World Health Organization...

The US withdrawal won't take effect until July 2021, meaning it could be rescinded under a new administration or if circumstances change....

 2020-07-07 23:29 

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Protective gear running low again, doctors and nurses warn...

Supplies of protective gear are better than they were in the early days of the pandemic, but medical experts are casting doubt it will stay that way....

 2020-07-07 21:37 

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Penobscot County will have a public safety communications upgrade vote on the ballot...

In next week's primary, voters will decide if the Penobscot Regional Communications Center will get a new system to replace the current 25-year-old one...

 2020-07-07 21:37 

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Ad fact check: What Speaker Sara Gideon knew, action she took in Dillon Bates scandal...

NEWS CENTER Maine finds Gideon was the first official to ask Bates to resign. She was aware of rumors of his misconduct months prior, but says she lacked evidence....

 2020-07-07 20:41 

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President Trump vows to pressure governors to reopen schools amid pandemic...

School districts across America are in the midst of making decisions over how to safely resume classes amid the coronavirus pandemic....

 2020-07-07 19:45 

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Diver found dead in water off Nubble Light, York police say...

Crews are in the process of recovering the diver's body from the water....

 2020-07-07 19:45 

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UMaine seeking approval to rename building named for controversial 1920s president...

Based on the recommendations of a university-wide task force, a request will be made to remove Clarence C. Little's name from the campus building bearing his name....

 2020-07-07 18:49 

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Everything you need to know ahead of the July 14 Maine state primary election...

The Senate and House races are the big-ticket items, but there's more on the state primary ballot. Here's what you need to know before heading to the polls....

 2020-07-07 18:49 

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Westbrook woman attacked while stopped at traffic light in Portland...

While this type of attack is uncommon, police suggest being aware of your surroundings and keep your doors locked....

 2020-07-07 16:57 

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Just more than two weeks into strike by one union, Bath Iron Works announces layoffs...

In an internal memo Tuesday, BIW President Dirk Lesko blamed the interruption of workflow caused by the Local S6 strike...

 2020-07-07 16:01 

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Which famous actress was a volunteer lifeguard for Ogunquit Beach?...

In the town of Ogunquit, the waves and the sand aren't the only attraction; there's an entire exhibit in the Ogunquit Heritage Museum this summer dedicated to the men and women who've protected beach-goers through the years, including one life...

 2020-07-07 16:01 

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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for COVID-19...

Brazil's president has repeatedly appeared in public without wearing a mask, shaking hands with supporters and mingling with crowds....

 2020-07-07 16:01 

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Babe, the little dog who defied the odds...
 2020-07-07 15:05 

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Deutsche Bank faces $150M penalty for its relationship with Jeffrey Epstein...

The announcement marks the first enforcement action by a regulator against a financial institution for dealings with Epstein....

 2020-07-07 14:09 

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Major construction project on Forest Ave in Portland to affect traffic...

If possible, people driving through Portland are asked to avoid the area -- of Forest Ave. between Bedford St. and Deerfield Rd. -- to avoid delays....

 2020-07-07 13:13 

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China criticizes US joint carrier drills in South China Sea...

China claims almost all of the South China Sea and routinely objects to any action by the U.S. military in the region....

 2020-07-07 12:17 

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Blue-green algae, toxic to dogs, possibly found in South Portland park...

The city is waiting for confirmation from the Department of Environmental Protection....

 2020-07-07 12:17 

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Proposal aims to change school resource officer program in Lewiston...

A Lewiston School Committee member has announced a four-part proposal to change the SRO program in the district, designed to move away from punitive policing....

 2020-07-07 10:24 

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Medicare nursing home COVID website leaves users 'in the dark'...

All nursing homes are required to report their COVID-19 cases and deaths, but finding statistics for any individual nursing home can be a challenge....

 2020-07-07 08:33 

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Toddler best friends in viral video tabbed for anti-racism campaign...

The image of Finnegan and Maxwell running to hug each other highlights a new fashion campaign aimed at desegregating the conversation about race....

 2020-07-07 05:44 

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Some sports leagues, teams approved for coronavirus relief money...

The big four U.S. sports leagues didn't apply, but some smaller leagues and individual teams were approved under the Paycheck Protection Program....

 2020-07-07 03:52 

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Saco man arrested, charged with attempted aggravated murder...

Saco Police say Isaiah Dennison hit someone with his car Monday morning at the intersection of Main Street and Storer Street....

 2020-07-07 02:56 

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Epstein confidante Maxwell moved to NYC jail on sex abuse charges...

Ghislaine Maxwell has been indicted on multiple charges including conspiring to entice girls to engage in illegal sex acts with Jeffrey Epstein....

 2020-07-07 02:56 

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Maine musician makes Rolling Stone magazine with Johnny Cash parody song 'Man in Mask'...

Country musician Adam Kurtz was tired of people in Nashville not wearing masks so he made a parody song about it....

 2020-07-07 00:08 

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Portland man charged for assault on a federal officer...

Abdikareem Hassan, 32, of Portland was charged by criminal complaint with assaulting a federal officer Monday...

 2020-07-07 00:08 

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Is it Lyme or COVID-19? Tick-borne diseases and the coronavirus share similar symptoms...

Experts say some symptoms of Lyme and COVID-19 coronavirus overlap and it's important to get the diagnosis right....

 2020-07-06 23:12 

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Portland man identified in police department shooting, Portland police say...

Portland Police say shots were fired into the garage late Sunday night. No one was injured. FBI Boston says Abdikareem Hassan was arrested Monday....

 2020-07-06 22:16 

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Legislative leaders among thousands who benefited from loans...

Maine legislative leaders from both parties, including Sara Gideon, Troy Jackson, and Nate Libby benefited from the Paycheck Protection Program....

 2020-07-06 22:16 

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239 scientists: Coronavirus can spread through air; urge WHO to acknowledge...

Scientists say studies show there is little doubt viruses can be released in microdroplets small enough to remain aloft in the air....

 2020-07-06 21:20 

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There’s no mask mandate in NH, but some Portsmouth city officials want one ahead of Trump rally...

Some Portsmouth city officials are pushing for a mask mandate over concerns of the potential spread of COVID-19 at President Trump's rally this weekend....

 2020-07-06 21:20 

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Kaepernick, ESPN team up for documentary series on his life...

The deal between Kaepernick's production arm, Ra Vision Media, and The Walt Disney Company was announced Monday....

 2020-07-06 21:20 

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Gigantic Old Glory flies high in skies of South Portland, can be seen for miles...
 2020-07-06 19:28 

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Amy Cooper charged after calling police on man who asked her to leash her dog...

Video of Amy Cooper, a white woman, went viral after she was seen on video calling police on Christian Cooper, a Black man who was in the park bird watching....

 2020-07-06 19:28 

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Netflix hit 'Dead To Me' renews for third and final season...

The show, starring Christina Applegate and Linda Cardllini, will resume filming 'when it is safe to do so,' said Applegate in a tweet....

 2020-07-06 18:32 

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UNE documentary highlights dramatic climate change affecting Maine...
 2020-07-06 17:36 

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Treasury names 650K small businesses receiving government loans...

The Treasury Department identified just a fraction of the total borrowers, naming only those companies that got more than $150,000....

 2020-07-06 16:41 

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The 207 interview: GOP candidate for Congress Dale Crafts...

He wants to cut federal spending. But where?...

 2020-07-06 16:40 

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MISSING: Hancock police searching for missing 64-year-old man...

Roland D. Jalbert of Hancock was last seen in the Hancock Village area Sunday around 1 p.m....

 2020-07-06 15:44 

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Supreme Court justices rule states can bind presidential electors' votes...

The ruling leaves in place laws in 32 states and the District of Columbia that bind electors to vote for the popular-vote winner....

 2020-07-06 15:44 

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Canadian Prime Minister turns down White House invitation amid pandemic...

A senior U.S. administration official said Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has asked to speak with Trump by phone....

 2020-07-06 13:52 

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Driver narrowly escapes injury in Aroostook County moose crash...

Police are asking the public to be careful while driving and keep an eye out for wildlife in the roadways....

 2020-07-06 13:52 

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President Trump tweets at NASCAR's Bubba Wallace to apologize for 'just another hoax'...

Trump tweeted that NASCAR's only black driver needs to apologize after an FBI investigation determined a noose found in his stall had been there for months....

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