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 2021-03-06 01:29 

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Mars Perseverance rover drives on Red Planet for 1st time...

Perseverance went for its first spin on its mission to collect rocks for an eventual return to Earth....

 2021-03-06 01:28 

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'Many doesn't cut it. It really needs to be all.' Nearly 90% of Maine long-term care residents, staff have had first dose of COVID-19 vaccine...

The U.S. CDC reports 23,321 first doses have been given out to residents and staff at nursing homes, assisted-living facilities, and similar residences....

 2021-03-06 01:28 

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Agreement could free Robert Indiana's estate from lawsuit...

The suit by the Morgan Art Foundation was filed the day before Indiana's death on May 19, 2018, on Vinalhaven Island...

 2021-03-06 01:27 

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One man dies during fire at home in New Vineyard...

The victim is Maine's 4th fire casualty in recent weeks....

 2021-03-06 01:19 

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[ Presque Isle ]

'Miracle on Ice' star Mark Pavelich dies at treatment home...

A member of the "Miracle on Ice" Olympic hockey team has died at a treatment center for mental illness....

 2021-03-06 01:14 

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State police are searching for a missing 12-year-old boy from Frankfort...

Atum Hosea was last seen around 9 a.m. on Friday....

 2021-03-06 01:02 

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[ Presque Isle ]

Gov. Mills Changes Some COVID-19 Restrictions Ahead of Tourism Season...

Capacity limits increased and travel restrictions lifted for some states....

 2021-03-06 00:45 

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[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Maine State Police search for missing 12-year-old from Frankfort...

FRANKFORT (WGME) -- Maine State Police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 12-year-old from Frankfort. Police say Atum Hosea walked into the woods behind his residence on Treat Point Road around 9 a. m. Friday. He was last seen at De...

 2021-03-06 00:45 

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Maine State Police say missing 12-year-old from Frankfort has been found safe...

UPDATE: Maine State Police say Hosea has been found safe. FRANKFORT (WGME) -- Maine State Police are asking for the public's help in finding a missing 12-year-old from Frankfort. Police say Atum Hosea walked into the woods behind his residence on Trea...

 2021-03-06 00:45 

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Surgeon defends Zoom call in operating room...

Plastic surgeon Dr. Scott Green made international headlines recently after a viral video showed the doctor participating in a virtual traffic court while in the operating room....

 2021-03-06 00:32 

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State police, warden service searching for 12-year-old Frankfort boy...

Atum Hosea was last seen just before noon Friday at Deb's Store on Stream Road in Winterport...

 2021-03-06 00:32 

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New Vineyard fire leaves one dead...

The victim is believed to be 51-year-old Christopher Keirstead, according to the Maine State Fire Marshal's office....

 2021-03-06 00:23 

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[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Pandemic life has been difficult for Maine's international students...

WATERVILLE (WGME) -- The pandemic has been difficult for many college students across Maine, but especially international students. 225 new coronavirus cases reported in Maine. "The year has been interesting, definitely, in many ways," college sen...

 2021-03-06 00:23 

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Pandemic life has been difficult for Maine's international students...

WATERVILLE (WGME) -- The pandemic has been difficult for many college students across Maine, but especially international students. 225 new coronavirus cases reported in Maine. "The year has been interesting, definitely, in many ways," college sen...

 2021-03-06 00:04 

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[ Presque Isle ]

Officials hope Madawaska app promotes economic growth and tourism...

Madawaska officials have created an app to promote economic growth, tourism and easier access to information about the community....

 2021-03-06 00:04 

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Here's a Look at your Friday Night Forecast...

How's the weather looking for your Friday? Get your latest Maine's Total Weather video forecast from Meteorologist Roger Griswold....

 2021-03-06 00:04 

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[ Presque Isle ]

Study finds mask mandates, dining out influence virus spread...

The study was released just as some states are rescinding mask mandates and restaurant limits....

 2021-03-05 23:55 

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Risbara's Greenhouse preparing for final spring season...

Spring is almost here, and garden centers are getting ready for the season. Owners expect the pandemic gardening boom to continue this year. Peter and Claudia Risbara. They opened Risbara's Greenhouse, Inc. in 1991. (WGME) After three decades, Peter a...

 2021-03-05 23:55 

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[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Risbara's Greenhouse preparing for final spring season...

Spring is almost here, and garden centers are getting ready for the season. Owners expect the pandemic gardening boom to continue this year. Peter and Claudia Risbara. They opened Risbara's Greenhouse, Inc. in 1991. (WGME) After three decades, Peter a...

 2021-03-05 23:49 

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Hannaford helping Mainers get vaccinated for coronavirus...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- Hannaford is now helping Mainers get vaccinated for coronavirus. Hannaford to offer COVID-19 vaccines at 35 Maine pharmaciesThirty-five stores across the state started giving shots of the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine this week. Ph...

 2021-03-05 23:49 

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[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Hannaford helping Mainers get vaccinated for coronavirus...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- Hannaford is now helping Mainers get vaccinated for coronavirus. Hannaford to offer COVID-19 vaccines at 35 Maine pharmaciesThirty-five stores across the state started giving shots of the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine this week. Ph...

 2021-03-05 23:49 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Hannaford helping Mainers get vaccinated for coronavirus...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- Hannaford is now helping Mainers get vaccinated for coronavirus. Hannaford to offer COVID-19 vaccines at 35 Maine pharmaciesThirty-five stores across the state started giving shots of the one-dose Johnson & Johnson vaccine this week. Ph...

 2021-03-05 23:44 

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California to let Disneyland reopen, baseball fans at MLB games...

The pending changes coincide with baseball's opening day....

 2021-03-05 23:30 

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Maine musician's new song a reminder to wear mask, raising money for local artists...

A singer and songwriter from West Bethel has a song, a message and a cause all born from the ongoing coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-03-05 23:30 

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Annual WinterKids Downhill 24 raises hundreds of thousands of dollars despite pandemic...

The annual WinterKids Downhill 24 fundraiser is shorter this year due to the pandemic, but it is not stopping skiers from raising thousands for the organization dedicating to getting children outdoors in the winter....

 2021-03-05 23:29 

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Mainers battling cystic fibrosis calls state's new age-based vaccine rollout 'punch in the gut'...

"Some of us don't have more time," said Angie Dyer, who is battling cystic fibrosis....

 2021-03-05 23:29 

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Maine tourism businesses say new travel guidelines, eased capacity limits a relief...

"It's an exciting, just an amazingly exciting time. It feels like my birthday, or Christmas or maybe all of them all rolled together," said Greg Dugal, of Hospitality Main....

 2021-03-05 23:28 

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[ Presque Isle ]

California to let Major League Baseball, Disneyland reopen...

Dr. Mark Ghaly, California's top public health official, said the state is acting now because the rates of new coronavirus cases and hospitalizations are declining while the number of people receiving the vaccine is increasing....

 2021-03-05 23:24 

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Rep. Pingree pushes for American Rescue Plan to pass Senate...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- The American Rescue Plan has already sailed through the House, but Democratic Congresswoman Chellie Pingree says she's still applying pressure on her colleges in the Senate to pass the bill. Sen. Collins to introduce alternative $65...

 2021-03-05 23:24 

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[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Rep. Pingree pushes for American Rescue Plan to pass Senate...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- The American Rescue Plan has already sailed through the House, but Democratic Congresswoman Chellie Pingree says she's still applying pressure on her colleges in the Senate to pass the bill. Sen. Collins to introduce alternative $65...

 2021-03-05 23:22 

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[ Presque Isle ]

New Rent Relief Program has already made an impact here in the county...

Maine's new rent relief program for residents who have fallen behind on rent and utility payments during the coronavirus pandemic launched this week....

 2021-03-05 23:20 

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Dr. Joseph Stothert, husband of Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert, found dead at family home...

Dr. Joseph Stothert, husband of Omaha Mayor Jean Stothert, was found dead Friday afternoon in the family's southwest Omaha home....

 2021-03-05 22:52 

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[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Maine bar owners have mixed reaction to Gov. Mills' reopening plan...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- It's been a rough year for a number of bars and restaurants, and Friday's announcement was greeted with mixed reaction from Maine bar owners. Gov. Mills unveils reopening plan ahead of Maine tourism seasonThe governor's plan...

 2021-03-05 22:52 

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Maine bar owners have mixed reaction to Gov. Mills' reopening plan...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- It's been a rough year for a number of bars and restaurants, and Friday's announcement was greeted with mixed reaction from Maine bar owners. Gov. Mills unveils reopening plan ahead of Maine tourism seasonThe governor's plan...

 2021-03-05 22:47 

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NASA releases stunning new images from Mars...

"I don't think I've ever been happier to see wheel tracks, and I've seen a lot of them," said engineer Anais Zarafian....

 2021-03-05 22:46 

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Officers maced, trampled: Docs expose depth of Jan. 6 chaos at Capitol...

Law enforcement agents were "being pulled into the crowd and trampled, assaulted with scaffolding materials," according to officials....

 2021-03-05 22:44 

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[ Presque Isle ]

Airline IT provider hacked, frequent flyer data breached...

The hack of a company that manages ticket-processing and frequent-flier data for major global airlines — including Star Alliance and OneWorld members — has compromised the personal data of an unspecified number of travelers....

 2021-03-05 22:13 

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[ Presque Isle ]

WHO head wants virus vaccine patents waived to boost supply...

Pharmaceutical companies that took taxpayer money from the U.S. or Europe to develop inoculations at unprecedented speed say they are negotiating contracts and exclusive licensing deals with producers on a case-by-case basis because they need to protect t...

 2021-03-05 22:11 

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[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Maine tourism businesses expect much better season with changes to COVID rules...

OLD ORCHARD BEACH (WGME) -- Some tourism businesses say they're now expecting a much better season, after Maine saw an estimated 32 percent decline in visitation between 2019 and 2020. With fewer tourists, Maine's small businesses are hurting. In ...

 2021-03-05 22:11 

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Maine tourism businesses expect much better season with changes to COVID rules...

OLD ORCHARD BEACH (WGME) -- Some tourism businesses say they're now expecting a much better season, after Maine saw an estimated 32 percent decline in visitation between 2019 and 2020. With fewer tourists, Maine's small businesses are hurting. In ...

 2021-03-05 21:59 

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Affidavit: Man found Tiger Woods unconscious after SUV crash...

Tiger Woods told deputies that he didn't know how the crash occurred and didn't remember driving, according to the affidavit....

 2021-03-05 21:43 

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St. Patrick's Day deserves some of these 15 adorable decorations...

These decorations are cuter than a leprechaun....

 2021-03-05 21:42 

Newscentermaine.com

Why weight limits on roads matter...

Orange weight limit signs are likely going up on roads near you. Expect to see them through mid-April....

 2021-03-05 21:42 

Newscentermaine.com

2 Penobscot County Jail inmates test positive for COVID-19...

In addition, four confirmed cases and seven presumptive cases were identified among jail staff and individuals associated with the jail...

 2021-03-05 21:37 

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The top-tested pillows for side sleepers, according to experts...

Good Housekeeping tested over 70 pillows for your best sleep ever....

 2021-03-05 21:25 

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[ Maine ]

Cooling pillows exist so you can always sleep on the cool side...

Bye night sweats, won't miss you!...

 2021-03-05 21:11 

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[ Presque Isle ]

Spacewalkers finish solar panel prep for station power boost...

NASA's Kate Rubins and Japan's Soichi Noguchi installed mounting brackets and struts for the improved solar wings due to arrive in June. They also tightened some sticky bolts that hampered Sunday's spacewalk and left some duties undone....

 2021-03-05 20:47 

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Bowdoin plans to welcome all students back to campus this fall...

"These are our plans, and we are doing everything we can to make them a reality when we reconvene in the fall," Bowdoin President Clayton Rose wrote to students...

 2021-03-05 20:46 

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Maine summer camp organizers want 'short-term session' camps to reopen...

Many short session camps did not open in 2020 because sessions were less than 14-days, which did not meet out of state travel guidelines...

 2021-03-05 20:32 

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[ Maine ]

Get the facts: What to know about the 3 COVID-19 vaccines currently approved...

All are safe, but how are the three different from each other? Here's what we know....

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