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 2021-03-04 15:54 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Helicopter rescues man from ice face on Acadia trail...

BAR HARBOR, Maine (AP) — Acadia National Park rangers had to summon a helicopter to rescue a Maine man trapped on ice on the Precipice Trail. [Snowmobiler falls through ice on Sebago Lake]Officials say the 26-year-old Belfast man called for help aft...

 2021-03-04 15:54 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Helicopter rescues man from ice face on Acadia trail...

BAR HARBOR, Maine (AP) — Acadia National Park rangers had to summon a helicopter to rescue a Maine man trapped on ice on the Precipice Trail. [Snowmobiler falls through ice on Sebago Lake]Officials say the 26-year-old Belfast man called for help aft...

 2021-03-04 15:52 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

SpaceX Mars prototype rocket nails landing for the first time, but explodes on pad...

It was unclear what caused the rocket to explode after landing, and the SpaceX livestream cut out before the conflagration....

 2021-03-04 15:49 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

17% of food production globally wasted, UN report estimates...

The U.N. report estimates 17% of the food produced globally each year is wasted. That amounts to 1.03 billion tons of food....

 2021-03-04 15:37 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

7-year-old Alabama girl helps to fund her own brain surgery...

While the 7-year-old girl's story has warmed plenty of hearts, some are outraged over the idea that a child facing brain surgery would feel a need to raise funds for her own care....

 2021-03-04 15:33 

Newscentermaine.com

Assessing your risk for COVID-19 when choosing activities...

Dr. Tammy Penhollow is a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine. She offers advice for safely returning to work, restaurants, or fun....

 2021-03-04 15:31 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

'This is where I get the fun right now': Man spends winter months building backyard luge...

This year especially, a former science teacher wanted to give people a way to get outside and do something fun....

 2021-03-04 15:27 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Woman receives surprise $8,500 charge from doctor she never met...

"That person will submit a bill even though they had no part to do in your surgery," Damia Causey said she was told of the practice....

 2021-03-04 15:22 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

House Dems approve sweeping voting rights bill over GOP opposition...

House Democrats approved sweeping voting and ethics legislation over unanimous Republican opposition, advancing to the Senate what would be the largest overhaul of the U.S. election law in at least a generation....

 2021-03-04 15:18 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Law enforcement on alert after plot warning at US Capitol...

The threat appears to be connected to a far-right conspiracy theory promoted by QAnon supporters that Donald Trump will rise again to power March 4....

 2021-03-04 14:46 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Powerful quake hits near New Zealand; tsunami warning issued...

There were no immediate reports of serious damage or casualties....

 2021-03-04 14:37 

Newscentermaine.com

Standoff in Buxton, police attempting to negotiate...

An incident in Buxton has led to a police standoff on Long Plains Road. A section of road there is closed. NEWS CENTER Maine is on the scene....

 2021-03-04 14:08 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

IG faults Elaine Chao at Transportation over ethics concerns...

The Transportation Department's watchdog asked the Justice Department to criminally investigate Elaine Chao late last year over concerns that she misused her office when she was transportation secretary under President Donald Trump but was rebuffed, a...

 2021-03-04 14:02 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

US jobless claims tick up to 745,000 as layoffs remain high...

Thursday's report from the Labor Department showed that jobless claims rose by 9,000 from the previous week....

 2021-03-04 13:51 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Jackie Bradley Jr. to sign with Milwaukee Brewers, ESPN reports...

After eight seasons with the Red Sox organization, the fan favorite is moving on....

 2021-03-04 13:48 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Androscoggin commissioners approve COVID-19 safety protocols after fight over mask mandate...

(BDN) -- Androscoggin commissioners have approved COVID-19 safety protocols for county employees weeks after they were proposed and the body became embroiled in a controversy over the state's mask mandate. The Sun Journal reported that the commission ...

 2021-03-04 13:48 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Androscoggin commissioners approve COVID-19 safety protocols after fight over mask mandate...

(BDN) -- Androscoggin commissioners have approved COVID-19 safety protocols for county employees weeks after they were proposed and the body became embroiled in a controversy over the state's mask mandate. The Sun Journal reported that the commission ...

 2021-03-04 13:44 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Maine CDC reports 136 new COVID-19 cases, no new deaths...

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention is reporting 136 new COVID-19 cases on Thursday and no new deaths....

 2021-03-04 13:41 

Newscentermaine.com

$15 billion bill would expand broadband in rural Maine, America...

Maine Senator Susan Collins is co-sponsoring the bipartisan $15 billion American Broadband Buildout Act that would help bring high-speed Internet to rural America....

 2021-03-04 13:23 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Bystander's baby critically hurt in Houston police shooting...

Authorities say a shooting by a police officer in Houston critically wounded a baby and killed a man who was driving a car linked to several robberies....

 2021-03-04 13:22 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

136 new coronavirus cases reported in Maine, no additional deaths...

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- No additional coronavirus-related deaths were reported in Maine on Thursday. The death toll stands at 705. The Maine CDC reported 136 new coronavirus cases on Thursday. [Maine teachers move to the front of the COVID-19 vaccination line] ...

 2021-03-04 13:22 

WGME

[ Maine ]

136 new coronavirus cases reported in Maine, no additional deaths...

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- No additional coronavirus-related deaths were reported in Maine on Thursday. The death toll stands at 705. The Maine CDC reported 136 new coronavirus cases on Thursday. [Maine teachers move to the front of the COVID-19 vaccination line] ...

 2021-03-04 13:17 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Police on scene of 'incident' in Buxton...

BUXTON (WGME) -- Police are on scene of an "incident" on Long Plains Road in Buxton. Long Plains Road between Parker Farms Road and Limington Road is closed until further notice. CBS13 has a crew heading to the scene. This story will be updated....

 2021-03-04 13:17 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Police on scene of 'incident' in Buxton...

BUXTON (WGME) -- Police are on scene of an "incident" on Long Plains Road in Buxton. Long Plains Road between Parker Farms Road and Limington Road is closed until further notice. CBS13 has a crew heading to the scene. This story will be updated....

 2021-03-04 13:15 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Police response closes road in Buxton...

Long Plains Road in Buxton is closed due to a police response...

 2021-03-04 13:04 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Kids whose parents make them do chores are more successful...

So drop the sponge and hand it to your child!...

 2021-03-04 12:58 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Woman sues over GoFundMe for Starbucks barista she targeted in a Facebook post after he asked her to wear a mask...

The woman posted a photo of the barista on Facebook saying, "Meet Lenin from Starbucks who refused to serve me cause I'm not wearing a mask. Next time I will wait for cops and bring a medical exemption." It went viral....

 2021-03-04 12:54 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Police: Ex-chief targeted foes in string of Maryland arsons...

Authorities say a former Maryland police chief is accused of setting fires to multiple structures that belonged to his adversaries....

 2021-03-04 12:53 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Weather on the Web Thursday, March 4th...

Weather on the Web Thursday, March 4th....

 2021-03-04 12:45 

Newscentermaine.com

US traffic deaths spike in 2020 amid pandemic...

The nonprofit National Safety Council estimates that 42,060 people died in vehicle crashes in 2020. That's an 8% increase over 2019....

 2021-03-04 12:45 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Colder and Breezy...

How's the weather looking for your Thursday? Get the latest Maine's Total Weather video forecast from Meteorologist Ted McInerney....

 2021-03-04 12:39 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

What is International Women's Day and when do we celebrate it?...

Here's everything you need to know about International Women's Day....

 2021-03-04 12:37 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Study says motherhood is the equivalent of working 2.5 full-time jobs...

People say being a mom is a full-time job, right? Wrong. It is actually the equivalent of two and half full-time jobs, according to this study....

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