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 2021-02-25 22:27 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Fauci: Whatever vaccine is available, take it...

Fauci warns people not to hold off on getting the Johnson & Johnson vaccine while waiting for the slightly more effective two-dose Pfizer or Moderna shots....

 2021-02-25 22:26 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Monarch butterflies down 26% in Mexico wintering grounds...

The number of monarch butterflies that showed up at their winter resting grounds in central Mexico decreased by about 26% this year....

 2021-02-25 22:21 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Neighbors heartbroken after deadly fire in Camden...

CAMDEN (WGME) -- One person is dead, and four others were rushed to the hospital after a fire Thursday morning in Camden. 1 dead, multiple injured after fire destroys Camden homeRight now, authorities have not identified the people who were inside the hom...

 2021-02-25 22:21 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Neighbors heartbroken after deadly fire in Camden...

CAMDEN (WGME) -- One person is dead, and four others were rushed to the hospital after a fire Thursday morning in Camden. 1 dead, multiple injured after fire destroys Camden homeRight now, authorities have not identified the people who were inside the hom...

 2021-02-25 22:19 

Newscentermaine.com

Maine World War II veteran remembers Iwo Jima and spreads joy through his singing...

Private First Class Leroy Peasley served at Iwo Jima, a five-week battle that helped the United States win the war....

 2021-02-25 22:14 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Ongoing COVID-19 pandemic creates new challenges for Maine's funeral homes...

"We know how to deal with families that have lost a child due to a suicide or a drug overdose, or how you're dealing with a family whose grandmother has passed away from dementia. You're trained for that, but how do you train for COVID where t...

 2021-02-25 22:04 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Maine teacher saves student choking in classroom...

A Maine teacher is being called a hero after saving a student who started choking in class during snack time....

 2021-02-25 22:01 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Mount Etna puts on its latest spectacular show...

Fortunately, Etna's latest eruption has caused neither injuries nor evacuation so far....

 2021-02-25 21:58 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

House passes Equality Act, voting to expand legal safeguards for LGBTQ people...

The Equality Act amends existing civil rights law to explicitly include sexual orientation and gender identification as protected characteristics....

 2021-02-25 21:51 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Biden marks 50M vaccine doses in first 5 weeks in office...

On Thursday, Biden marked the administration of the 50 millionth dose of COVID-19 vaccine since his swearing-in....

 2021-02-25 21:42 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Ex-US Olympics gymnastics coach with ties to Nassar dies by suicide after charges filed...

A former U.S. Olympics gymnastics coach with ties to disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar has died by apparent suicide after being charged with two dozen crimes, including forms of human trafficking....

 2021-02-25 21:33 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

One person is dead after early morning fire in Camden...

The fire destroyed two cars parked in front as well....

 2021-02-25 21:28 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Twitter to let users charge followers to see premium posts...

Twitter is branching out from advertising to find more ways to make money — both for itself and for its most prolific users, whether those are businesses, celebrities or regular people....

 2021-02-25 21:28 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

History & Hope: Maine civil rights pioneer shares experiences with racism, renewed faith...

From serving in the Army to participating in the civil rights movement, bringing the NAACP to Maine and eventually becoming the first African American to serve in the Maine Legislature, Gerald Talbot is sharing his story of hope and renewed faith....

 2021-02-25 21:24 

Newscentermaine.com

Maine Secretary of State to testify before Congress in support of election reform...

Secretary of State Shenna Bellows will testify Thursday in support of the For the People Act...

 2021-02-25 21:24 

Newscentermaine.com

Ex-US Olympics gymnastics coach with ties to Nassar charged...

John Geddert was charged Thursday with two dozen crimes, including sexual assault, human trafficking and running a criminal enterprise....

 2021-02-25 21:24 

Newscentermaine.com

World War II veteran spreads joy through his singing...

Private First Class Leroy Peasley served at Iwo Jima, a five-week battle that helped the United States win the war....

 2021-02-25 21:23 

Newscentermaine.com

Neighbors stay connected through the pandemic...

A group in Cape Elizabeth gathers on their street corner for cocktails and snow races....

 2021-02-25 21:06 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Conservative gathering to feature Trump's false fraud claims...

Matt Schlapp, chairman of the Conservative Political Action Conference and a Trump ally, said discussion panels on election integrity would highlight "huge" evidence of illegal voting in Georgia, Nevada and elsewhere that ultimately swung the elec...

 2021-02-25 21:00 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Amber Alert issued for missing Ga. teenage girl...

Police in Georgia have issued a Levi's Call, their version of an Amber Alert, for a missing teenage girl....

 2021-02-25 20:59 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

High School Sports Highlights for 2/24/21...

These are the high school sports highlights for 2/24/21....

 2021-02-25 20:52 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Knights of Columbus help NMMC vaccinate community members...

Knights of Columbus help NMMC vaccinate their community....

 2021-02-25 20:51 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Avalanche danger high, 32 deaths confirmed this season...

This avalanche season has already been historically dangerous, with 32 confirmed fatalities, all but one in the West....

 2021-02-25 20:47 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Massachusetts moves to allow some fans at Fenway Park, TD Garden, Gillette Stadium...

Venues affected by this change include sports arenas like Fenway Park, Gillette Stadium and TD Garden, which have been shuttered to spectators since last spring....

 2021-02-25 20:32 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Game on, again: GameStop surges and no one truly knows why...

It's reminiscent of the shocking 1,625% surge for GameStop in January, when bands of smaller-pocketed and novice investors helped trigger a supernova for the stock of the struggling video game retailer....

 2021-02-25 20:28 

Newscentermaine.com

Maine weekly order for COVID-19 vaccines largest since effort began...

Maine CDC Director Dr. Nirav Shah said Thursday that should the Johnson & Johnson vaccine be approved by the FDA, even more doses may be on the way...

 2021-02-25 20:10 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Ties with Saudis at stake as US releases findings on killing...

President Joe Biden was expected to speak to Saudi King Salman as soon as Thursday for the first time since taking office more than a month ago....

 2021-02-25 20:09 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Wisconsin firefighter injured after gun accidentally goes off inside burning building...

The loaded firearm discharged because of heat conditions caused by the fire, according to the fire chief....

 2021-02-25 20:00 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Former Michigan governor confirmed as energy secretary...

Jennifer Granholm will be a key player in President Joe Biden's vision for a green economy as the United States fights to slow climate change....

 2021-02-25 20:00 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Health experts: Women should consider timing between COVID-19 vaccines, mammograms...

Health experts are stressing the importance of an annual mammogram, even during a pandemic, but warning that undergoing the screening too close to receiving a COVID-19 vaccine could impact what comes up on that scan....

 2021-02-25 19:39 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

CDC launches website to help find nearby COVID-19 vaccine providers...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has a new search tool for COVID-19 vaccines....

 2021-02-25 19:33 

Newscentermaine.com

Third stimulus check update: House poised to vote on COVID-19 package Friday...

Despite paper-thin congressional majorities, Democratic leaders were poised to push the sweeping package through the House on Friday....

 2021-02-25 19:32 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Sanders' push for minimum wage hike faces political obstacles...

Congressional Democrats consider giving millions of Americans a raise. Capitol Hill Republicans fear it could cost the country more than a million jobs....

 2021-02-25 19:22 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Oklahoma student, mother claim teacher discriminated against him for wearing 'Black King' shirt...

A seventh-grade student and his mother are left heartbroken after they claim a teacher discriminated against the student for wearing a T-shirt that said "Black King."...

 2021-02-25 18:57 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Costco boosts minimum wage to $16...

The wholesale chain is raising its starting rate for hourly workers at its U.S. locations to $16 an hour....

 2021-02-25 18:57 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

It's time to treat yourself to a new pair of joggers ASAP...

Your favorite sweatpants have been through it all — it's time to upgrade ASAP....

 2021-02-25 18:56 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Another round of snow and rain arrives in Maine on Saturday...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- It was nice to enjoy a few days of quiet weather, but another storm has its eyes set on New England this weekend. This is not a major system, but it will bring some snow and rain to the region for much of Saturday. A warmer than average...

 2021-02-25 18:56 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Another round of snow and rain arrives in Maine on Saturday...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- It was nice to enjoy a few days of quiet weather, but another storm has its eyes set on New England this weekend. This is not a major system, but it will bring some snow and rain to the region for much of Saturday. A warmer than average...

 2021-02-25 18:54 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Front-line workers need support to create 'glamp-site' getaway...

The group of Black female entrepreneurs said they know the battle against COVID-19 has affected much more than health care workers, which is why they're hoping private and community donors will help them reach their goal of opening the "glamp-grou...

 2021-02-25 18:54 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Remembering the Freedom Riders and their impact on the Civil Rights Movement...

Three stories on the impact that the Freedom Riders had in the Civil Rights Era...

 2021-02-25 18:50 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Group asks Supreme Court justices to ban use of race in college admissions...

The high court could decide in the spring whether to take up the issue....

 2021-02-25 18:41 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

A mister no more: Mr. Potato Head goes gender neutral...

Hasbro said Mr. Potato Head, which has been around for about 70 years, needed a modern makeover....

 2021-02-25 18:38 

Newscentermaine.com

Lady Gaga's dog walker shot, two of singer's French bulldogs stolen, reports say...

Lady Gaga, who is currently in Italy filming a movie, is reportedly offering half-a-million dollars for the safe return of her dogs....

 2021-02-25 18:31 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

INTERACTIVE MAP: Find a Maine COVID-19 vaccination site near you...

As more providers start vaccinating eligible Mainers, the state is updating its list of vaccination sites. Walgreens began administering COVID vaccines Wednesday around the state. [Walgreens now vaccinating eligible Mainers against COVID-19]Using state da...

 2021-02-25 18:31 

WGME

[ Maine ]

INTERACTIVE MAP: Find a Maine COVID-19 vaccination site near you...

As more providers start vaccinating eligible Mainers, the state is updating its list of vaccination sites. Walgreens began administering COVID vaccines Wednesday around the state. [Walgreens now vaccinating eligible Mainers against COVID-19]Using state da...

 2021-02-25 18:28 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Say goodbye to eye strain forever thanks to these blue-light-blocking glasses...

Say goodbye to eye strain for good....

 2021-02-25 18:27 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Victoria's Secrets to close dozens of more stores...

The move is not nearly as severe as the 241 stores the lingerie retailer closed in 2020....

 2021-02-25 18:26 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Republican wants to require national anthem in Wisconsin...

The sweeping proposal from state Sen. Patrick Testin, of Stevens Point, comes after the Dallas Mavericks did not play "The Star-Spangled Banner" before home games earlier this season....

 2021-02-25 18:13 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

'It's really good to see you': Couple reunites after months apart as some nursing homes allow visitors again...

'We're happy. And that's what it's all about.'...

 2021-02-25 18:03 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Rep. Greene posts gender sign in response to Newman's trans pride flag...

Rep. Marie Newman, who works in a neighboring office, installed a transgender pride flag outside her door....

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