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 2020-11-24 15:18 

WFVX

[ FOX Bangor ]

Man accused of kidnapping girlfriend, shooting self...

BANGOR — An Indian Township man is facing multiple charges after he allegedly held his girlfriend captive inside her Bangor apartment.... The post Man accused of kidnapping girlfriend, shooting self appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-11-24 15:05 

Newscentermaine.com

Hurricane season's last gasp? Forecasters tracking tropical disturbance...

Only one week remains in the hyperactive Atlantic hurricane season....

 2020-11-24 15:05 

Newscentermaine.com

USM announces plan for modified, reduced winter sports schedule...

Nixing overnight stays and reducing travel time, winter sports will feature a mix of conference and non-conference matchups....

 2020-11-24 14:40 

WFVX

[ FOX Bangor ]

Woman found dead after New Sharon fire...

NEW SHARON — State fire investigators are asking for the public's help with information about an early Tuesday morning fatal... The post Woman found dead after New Sharon fire appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-11-24 14:16 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Another 12 Mainers with COVID-19 have died as state sets new record for daily cases...

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported Tuesday that 12 more Mainers with COVID-19 have died as the state set another new record for single-day cases....

 2020-11-24 14:10 

Newscentermaine.com

12 additional deaths, 255 additional COVID-19 cases reported in Maine Tuesday...

Find developments on the Maine coronavirus, COVID-19 outbreak as we work together to separate facts from fear. Tuesday, November 24, 2020....

 2020-11-24 13:58 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine Bicentennial: Brunswick...

A group of six Bowdoin College medical students posed for this tintype holding instruments and specimens used in their education. A note accompanying the image says that the students are from the class of 1869....

 2020-11-24 13:57 

WFVX

[ FOX Bangor ]

Maine CDC: 12 more Mainers die after contracting COVID-19...

AUGUSTA — The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported Tuesday that 12 more Mainers have died after contracting... The post Maine CDC: 12 more Mainers die after contracting COVID-19 appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-11-24 13:50 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine reports 12 deaths and 255 new cases of COVID-19...

Overall, 10,799 Maine people have fallen ill since the pandemic began....

 2020-11-24 13:33 

WGME

[ Maine ]

12 more deaths, Maine sets another single-day record with 255 new coronavirus cases...

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- 12 new coronavirus-related deaths were reported in Maine on Tuesday. The death toll stands at 189. The Maine CDC also reported 255 additional coronavirus cases in Maine, setting another new single-day record. There are also 195 recoverie...

 2020-11-24 13:16 

The Portland Press Herald

Ornaments from community to adorn Kennebunk holiday tree...

Residents asked to make and donate ornaments....

 2020-11-24 13:16 

The Portland Press Herald

Ornaments from community to adorn Kennebunk holiday tree...

Residents asked to make and donate ornaments....

 2020-11-24 13:14 

Newscentermaine.com

New Sharon woman dies in early-morning fire over the weekend...

The Maine State Fire Marshal responded to the fire at 198 Mile Hill Rd. around 3 a.m. Saturday....

 2020-11-24 13:14 

Newscentermaine.com

'I want him to come home': Coast Guard continues search for 4 Maine fishermen after vessel sinks off Massachusetts...

Upon arrival at the boat's last known position, Coast Guard crews discovered debris and an empty life raft....

 2020-11-24 13:14 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Deadly fire in New Sharon under investigation...

NEW SHARON (WGME) -- A woman has died in a fire in New Sharon. It happened early Tuesday morning on Mile Hill Road. State Police say investigators found the body of 59-year-old Shaina Shayler-Begin inside the residence. No one else was inside. At this poi...

 2020-11-24 12:57 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine company contracted to produce million of testing swabs...

A Maine medical supplies manufacturer has been awarded more than $11 million from the federal government to produce millions more testing swabs....

 2020-11-24 12:43 

The Portland Press Herald

Search continues for missing Maine fishing crew...

The Coast Guard has been searching since early Monday morning for the crew of the Emmy Rose, a commercial fishing vessel based in Portland....

 2020-11-24 12:43 

The Portland Press Herald

Search continues for missing Maine fishing crew...

The Coast Guard has been searching since early Monday morning for the crew of the Emmy Rose, a commercial fishing vessel based in Portland....

 2020-11-24 12:30 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Tracking some Thanksgiving rain...

How's the weather looking for your Tuesday? Get your latest Maine's Total Weather video forecast from Meteorologist Sarah Long....

 2020-11-24 12:17 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Maine man robbed during attempted parking lot sale...

Police in Windham say the man was trying to complete a private online sale when he was robbed at gunpoint...

 2020-11-24 12:14 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Maine swab maker to expand production again...

Puritan Medical Products is getting federal funding to increase production by 3 million swabs per month...

 2020-11-24 12:12 

The Portland Press Herald

NYC's first African American mayor, David Dinkins, has died...

In recent years, Dinkins received more credit for his accomplishments during his single term....

 2020-11-24 12:09 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Survey reveals the most popular time to start putting up holiday decorations...

Among those surveyed, more than 25% put their holiday decorations up before Thanksgiving....

 2020-11-24 11:21 

Newscentermaine.com

Biden set to formally introduce his national security team...

The picks for national security and foreign-policy posts include former Secretary of State John Kerry to take the lead on combating climate change....

 2020-11-24 10:23 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Family makes PSA about large family gatherings after 15 members contracted coronavirus...

"We know that we messed up because we let our guard down. We're not unlike a lot of families."...

 2020-11-24 10:00 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

'My daddy was my best friend': Woman loses father to COVID-19, tests positive twice herself...

"I wasn't able to tell my daddy that I loved him again. I wasn't able to see him. I wasn't able to say goodbye."...

 2020-11-24 09:04 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Are dining tents a safe way to eat out during the pandemic?...

Health experts say outdoor dining tents are generally safer than dining inside, but caution that they're not all equal....

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter: Trump should do his country a favor: concede...

A good president is one who, among other things, works to build unity, defends his country from those who would do evil, welcomes those who seek freedom from oppression, mends rifts and heals the wounds of brokenness, tells the truth and embraces transpar...

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Our View: Republicans need to accept election reality...

Joe Biden won. Donald Trump lost. The election is over, and it's time to let the transition to a new administration move forward....

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: A truly patriotic president would acknowledge defeat...

I truly understand President Trump's right to call for recounts, etc. in the states with close results. I don't understand how a president of the USA can cast doubts on the election process. When he got elected, I read his book ("The Art of th...

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Briefs...

Briefs for Nov. 24...

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

As cases rise, Maine colleges prepare to send students home to finish semester...

Colleges around Maine will send students home to finish the semester remotely after Thanksgiving, but only after testing to prevent the spread of COVID-19 during travel....

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Commentary: A brief history of Georgia's runoff voting and its racist roots...

Across the U.S., many states use different electoral systems. That's because the federal government doesn't run elections: States do. In January 2021, two Georgia runoff elections will take place that will determine which party controls the U.S. S...

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Events...

Events for Nov. 24....

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Intertidal: Local seafood is great all year long...

While most people are focused on turkey and locally-harvested fall vegetables this week, others are instead finding ways to get more fish onto peoples' plates. Seafood is traditional New England fare, but it often gets lost in the fall shuffle as peop...

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

The Recycle Bin: Questions answered about smoke and carbon monoxide detectors, wrapping paper...

Your weekly question and answer column on what to recycle, what not to recycle, and why, in Brunswick. The public is encouraged to submit questions by email to brunsrecycleinfo@gmail.com...

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

On this date in Maine history: Nov. 24...

Nov. 24, 1916: Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim, a native of the Piscataquis County town of Sangerville and the inventor of the machine gun, dies at 76 in London while the armies of World War I, underway just across the English Channel, are making prolific use of ...

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: 'Loser' not the most accurate label for Trump...

While President Trump detests being labeled "a loser," the time has come to more accurately describe him, vis-a-vis his handling of the COVID-19 virus pandemic, as a "mass murderer." Because of his failure to publicly acknowledge the sever...

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine Voices: We may need Susan Collins more than ever...

We do not seem to be finding our way back from the extremes on our own. Now is the time for her to prove there's more to being a moderate than walking an electoral tightrope....

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Editorial's headline misplaces blame for COVID inaction...

The headline on the Press Herald editorial on Nov. 18 ("Our View: With COVID cases surging, Congress and Trump are failing the American people") stated that "Congress" is failing Americans in these difficult times. The headline is objectiv...

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Silent Republicans cowering in Donald Trump's shadow...

I am angry and frustrated that we are forced to watch Donald Trump try to save face while the pandemic rages on without his leadership. If it were fun, it would be a circus. This is not fun. It is a crisis! The Republican Party needs to stand up and deman...

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Commentary: A win for baseball and for the rest of us...

The Marlins' new general manager, Kim Ng, is paving the way for all children and for all individuals who differ from current sports leadership....

 2020-11-24 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Pandemic shows need for better Maine inmate advocacy...

A public defender service would be better equipped to challenge jail conditions that have sickened dozens of people and killed one....

 2020-11-24 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Michael K. Nazemetz, DVM...

SOUTH BERWICK - Dear Family and Friends,My loving husband, Michael K. Nazemetz, DVM, lost his courageous battle against pancreatic cancer Sunday ......

 2020-11-24 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Gary P. Farrell...

SOUTH PORTLAND - Gary P. Farrell, 75, died on Friday, Nov. 20, 2020, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.Gary ......

 2020-11-24 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Karen "KK" Sue (Dahms) Brown...

GORHAM Karen "KK" Sue (Dahms) Brown, 56, passed away unexpectedly on Nov. 20, 2020, at her home, due to natural ......

 2020-11-24 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Frank "Bubba" Coffin lll...

Frank...

 2020-11-24 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Norman A. Gagne Sr....

FALMOUTH -Norman A. Gagne Sr., 85, died on Friday, Nov. 20, 2020, at Sedgewood Commons.Norman was born in Westbrook, on Aug. ......

 2020-11-24 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Molly Rae Kershner...

WESTBROOK - It is with profound sadness we share, our beloved Molly Rae Kershner passed away on Monday, Nov. 16, 2020. ......

 2020-11-24 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: William Edward Kopacz...

WESTBROOK - William Edward Kopacz of Westbrook passed away on Nov. 21, 2020, at the age of 80. He was born ......

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