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 2021-04-19 22:12 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

COVID over-cleaning: Don't forget about mask wearing, social distancing...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says frequent cleanings might not have much of an impact on viral transmission....

 2021-04-19 22:11 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Suspected rabid fox terrorizes Topsham neighborhood...

TOPSHAM (WGME) There was another fox attack over the weekend in Topsham. This was the fifth suspected rabid fox attack in that community in just the last four weeks. Police warn Mainers to be on alert following 4 fox attacks in TopshamThe suspected rabid ...

 2021-04-19 21:47 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

University of Maine System students relieved by quarantine rule changes...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- Students in the University of Maine System say they're relieved they no longer need to quarantine if they are fully vaccinated and asymptomatic. University of Maine System exempts fully vaccinated people from having to quarantineSom...

 2021-04-19 21:47 

WGME

[ Maine ]

University of Maine System students relieved by quarantine rule changes...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- Students in the University of Maine System say they're relieved they no longer need to quarantine if they are fully vaccinated and asymptomatic. University of Maine System exempts fully vaccinated people from having to quarantineSom...

 2021-04-19 21:45 

Newscentermaine.com

Home inspectors unregulated, unlicensed in Maine as thousands move to the state and buy houses...

Right now, anyone can decide to be a home inspector in Maine. A bill to regulate home inspectors is under review to determine potential regulation....

 2021-04-19 21:45 

Newscentermaine.com

Vaccine clinics available to Mainers experiencing homelessness...

Without a permanent address and a proper ID, it's challenging to register for a COVID-19 vaccine. Now, clinics in Portland are available for people who want one....

 2021-04-19 21:34 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Androscoggin County continues to lag behind in vaccination rates...

LEWISTON (WGME)-- More than fours months into the vaccination rollout, some Maine counties still lag behind. Less than 31% of eligible Androscoggin County residents have finished their vaccine series, which is the lowest rate in the state. Androscoggin Co...

 2021-04-19 21:34 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Androscoggin County continues to lag behind in vaccination rates...

LEWISTON (WGME)-- More than fours months into the vaccination rollout, some Maine counties still lag behind. Less than 31% of eligible Androscoggin County residents have finished their vaccine series, which is the lowest rate in the state. Androscoggin Co...

 2021-04-19 21:31 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

US under Biden will no longer call migrants 'illegal aliens'...

Instead of "illegal aliens," which was still being used by some government officials in press releases and elsewhere, the employees should instead use "undocumented noncitizen" or "undocumented individual....

 2021-04-19 21:22 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Maine's mobile vaccination unit offering shots without an appointment...

People can get a shot without an appointment from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. each day through Thursday....

 2021-04-19 21:19 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Police: No one was in driver's seat in deadly self-driving Tesla crash...

Two men died in the Texas crash. They were sitting in the passenger and back seats of the vehicle, authorities say....

 2021-04-19 21:06 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Mobile vaccination clinic open for walk-ins at Windham Mall...

WINDHAM (WGME) -- If you don't have a vaccination appointment yet, there's one place where all you need to do is show up. FEMA's mobile vaccination clinic is at the Windham Mall this week, after vaccinating people at the Oxford Casino last wee...

 2021-04-19 21:06 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Mobile vaccination clinic open for walk-ins at Windham Mall...

WINDHAM (WGME) -- If you don't have a vaccination appointment yet, there's one place where all you need to do is show up. FEMA's mobile vaccination clinic is at the Windham Mall this week, after vaccinating people at the Oxford Casino last wee...

 2021-04-19 20:59 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Apple signals return of right-wing 'free speech' app Parler...

Apple said it has an agreement to reinstate Parler, the social network popular with supporters of former President Donald Trump it kicked off its app store in January over ties to the deadly siege on the U.S. Capitol....

 2021-04-19 20:53 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Medical examiner: Capitol officer died of natural causes after riot...

Sicknick died after defending the Capitol against the mob that stormed the building as Congress was voting to certify Joe Biden's electoral win over Donald Trump....

 2021-04-19 20:49 

Newscentermaine.com

15-year-old girl allegedly shoots 22-year-old Lewiston man...

The girl's name is not being released at this time because she is a minor....

 2021-04-19 20:07 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Supreme Court rejects lingering 2020 election challenge case...

The Supreme Court will not hear a case out of Pennsylvania related to the 2020 election, a dispute that had lingered while similar election challenges had already been rejected by the justices....

 2021-04-19 20:04 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Antron Pippen, Scottie Pippen's oldest son, dies at 33...

Antron Pippen was an accomplished high school player in Georgia, then played college basketball at South Georgia Tech and Texas A&M International....

 2021-04-19 20:00 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Wild fires on record pace in Maine...

A dry winter and spring has led to dangerous conditions for forest fires across Maine. TV5 spoke with a ranger today about what they are dealing with and what you need to know....

 2021-04-19 19:53 

Newscentermaine.com

Tractor-trailer rollover in Portland causing delays on Maine Turnpike...

State Police say the driver was taken to Maine Medical Center for minor injuries....

 2021-04-19 19:48 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Protester speaks on getting punched by Louisville police officer during arrest...

Garrett, also known as Dee, was protesting on Sunday afternoon when officers approached him. During the arrest, six officers forced him to the ground as one officer punched Garrett in his face multiple times....

 2021-04-19 19:38 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

16 stylish men's items to wear to the Kentucky Derby...

Whether you're watching the most exciting two minutes in sports at Churchill Downs or at home, here's how to look great doing it....

 2021-04-19 19:34 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Leaders of Proud Boys ordered jailed on Capitol riot charges...

Joseph Biggs and Ethan Nordean had been free since their March 10 indictment, but U.S. District Judge Timothy Kelly concluded that the two men are dangerous and no conditions for their release could be adequate....

 2021-04-19 19:08 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

15-year-old girl accused of shooting Lewiston man, police say...

A 15-year-old girl Is facing charges after police said she shot a man in Lewiston Sunday night....

 2021-04-19 19:07 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Anyone fully vaccinated now exempt from UMS COVID-19 quarantine policy...

University of Maine Systems exempts fully vaccinated individuals from quarantine...

 2021-04-19 19:06 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Teen girl arrested in Lewiston shooting...

LEWSITON (WGME) -- Lewiston police say a 15-year-old girl has been arrested in connection with a shooting in Lewiston. Lewiston police shoot dog after woman is attackedPolice say they were called to the area of 76 Knox Street around 8:30 Sunday night afte...

 2021-04-19 19:06 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Teen girl arrested in Lewiston shooting...

LEWSITON (WGME) -- Lewiston police say a 15-year-old girl has been arrested in connection with a shooting in Lewiston. Lewiston police shoot dog after woman is attackedPolice say they were called to the area of 76 Knox Street around 8:30 Sunday night afte...

 2021-04-19 18:57 

Newscentermaine.com

Merrick Garland returns to Oklahoma City for bombing memorial...

Garland was a young Department of Justice staffer when he led the investigation into the bombing in 1995....

 2021-04-19 18:57 

Newscentermaine.com

Maine Turtles studied for three years to help decrease rate of becoming roadkill...

The Maine Audubon's three year long turtle roadkill survey shows turtles are being killed at an alarming rate and often in places wildlife biologists didn't expect....

 2021-04-19 18:57 

Newscentermaine.com

This college student from Maine has already hiked 2,500 miles this year. He’s got 5,500 to go....

When it's snowing and you're soaking wet on the Appalachian Trail, "you just kind of have to laugh at the situation"...

 2021-04-19 18:57 

Newscentermaine.com

College of the Atlantic plans to require all on-campus students and staff to be vaccinated...

"Having a fully vaccinated community should allow us to teach, learn, and practice human ecology as it is meant to be done," COA President Darron Collins said....

 2021-04-19 18:54 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

A woman called animal control on a croissant after mistaking it for a creature...

She called authorities to let them know about a "strange creature" sitting in a tree outside her window. It was an old croissant....

 2021-04-19 18:46 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Dozens report seeing bright fireball streak across New England skies...

Dozens of people in Maine, New Hampshire and Massachusetts reported seeing a bright fireball streak across the sky Sunday night....

 2021-04-19 18:43 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

How the 2021 Oscars will be different from previous Academy Awards ceremonies...

As the COVID-19 crisis continues to upend the entertainment industry, one of Hollywood's most hallowed institutions has been forced to adapt....

 2021-04-19 18:29 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Suspect in Wisconsin bar shooting that killed 3 identified...

The man in custody in connection with a shooting at a southeastern Wisconsin tavern that left three men dead and three others injured was expected to appear in court for a bond hearing Monday....

 2021-04-19 18:02 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Cuba's Communist Party chooses Miguel Daz-Canel as leader...

Cuba's Communist Party congress — as expected — chose Miguel Daz-Canel to be its leader, adding that crucial post to the title of president he assumed in 2018....

 2021-04-19 18:00 

Newscentermaine.com

UEFA could ban Super League players from World Cup, Euro 2020...

The 12 clubs planning to start the breakaway Super League told FIFA and UEFA leaders they've started legal action aimed at fending off threats to block the league....

 2021-04-19 17:44 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

An 18-year-old credits his mom for his success. Now this Chicago teen will choose between 25 colleges...

"I had to realize the odds are against me, along with others in my community who look like me."...

 2021-04-19 17:22 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Gas prices remain in high $2 range in northern New England...

Gas prices have stayed about the same in all three northern New England states over the past week....

 2021-04-19 17:20 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

'A profound loss': N.C. teacher dies while trying to save two children caught in rip current...

Jessica Embry, who is a fine arts teacher at Ashley High School in New Hanover County and the director of the school's orchestra, died after she helped to save two children....

 2021-04-19 17:11 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Union accuses Amazon of illegally interfering with vote...

The retail union that failed to organize Amazon workers at an Alabama warehouse wants the results of a recent vote to be thrown out, saying that the company illegally interfered with the process....

 2021-04-19 17:11 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

White House expands federal vaccine programs, taking more control of coronavirus vaccination efforts...

90% of Americans now live within five miles of a vaccination site, according to the Biden administration....

 2021-04-19 17:08 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

'Put the guns down': 7-year-old girl shot and killed in drive-thru lane of a Chicago McDonald's...

"Our kids want to play. My kids can't even go out the door because of this violence."...

 2021-04-19 17:05 

Newscentermaine.com

'I feel totally fine, how could I possibly have cancer?'...

NEWS CENTER Maine's Lee Goldberg opens up about his recent prostate cancer diagnosis...

 2021-04-19 17:04 

Newscentermaine.com

University of Maine System exempts fully vaccinated students from quarantine...

UMS announced Monday that vaccinated, asymptomatic individuals are exempt from quarantine requirements even if they come into contact with someone with COVID-19....

 2021-04-19 16:52 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

'It's very emotional': Man miraculously beats COVID-19 after long hospital stay...

An Alabama man beat COVID-19 and walked out of the hospital after fighting for his life for three months....

 2021-04-19 16:51 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

GOP targets ballot drop boxes in Georgia, Florida, elsewhere...

Democrats say the boxes are more secure than regular mailboxes, and their use was largely trouble-free last fall....

 2021-04-19 16:46 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Cashing in on CARES: Pandemic relief money used to buy luxury cars, new homes...

The federal government is cracking down on people it says fraudulently applied for and, in some cases, received money through pandemic relief funding programs....

 2021-04-19 16:31 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Myths about the COVID-19 vaccine explained...

For those who are vaccine hesitant, here are some common myths about the vaccines, and how can each of us work to address these misconceptions....

 2021-04-19 16:22 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

US sends team to probe fatal Tesla crash with no driver...

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said Monday it has sent a Special Crash Investigation team to Spring, Texas, to look into the fiery Saturday night crash that killed two men....

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