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 2021-01-20 15:51 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

701 new COVID-19 cases reported in Maine, 18 of those in Aroostook County...

31 people have completed isolation since yesterday...

 2021-01-20 15:46 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Former Maine developer receives pardon from Trump...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- A former Maine developer who pleaded guilty to violating federal campaign law has been pardoned by President Donald Trump. Michael Liberty is facing charges of duping investors in a company he founded, but the pardon doesn't ap...

 2021-01-20 15:46 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Former Maine developer receives pardon from Trump...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) -- A former Maine developer who pleaded guilty to violating federal campaign law has been pardoned by President Donald Trump. Michael Liberty is facing charges of duping investors in a company he founded, but the pardon doesn't ap...

 2021-01-20 15:40 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Biden's first act: Orders on pandemic, climate, immigration...

In his first official acts as president, Joe Biden is signing executives orders on a broad range of issues, from the coronavirus pandemic to climate change and immigration, to fulfill campaign promises....

 2021-01-20 15:40 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

How Joe Biden has kept late son Beau with him as he becomes president...

"I only have one regret: He's not here. Because we should be introducing him as president."...

 2021-01-20 15:39 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Mayor: Madrid blast kills 2; apparently linked to gas leak...

A loud explosion apparently caused by a gas leak has partially destroyed a residential building in the center of Spain's capital on Wednesday....

 2021-01-20 15:36 

The Portland Press Herald

Inauguration Day in photos: A historic transition...
 2021-01-20 15:36 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Ex-boyfriend of deported Russian agent pardoned by Trump...

Paul Erickson, a former conservative operative once romantically linked to Russian agent Maria Butina who was convicted in investment schemes, has been pardoned by President Donald Trump as part of a flurry of clemency action in the final hours of his Whi...

 2021-01-20 15:35 

The Portland Press Herald

Greenhouse for growing recreational marijuana may come to Woolwich...

Woolwich Selectmen will hold a public hearing on Feb. 1 on Seagrass's proposed cultivation facility at 46 Sam Moore Road....

 2021-01-20 15:30 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Neo-Nazi group to pay $10K to Charlottesville car attack survivor...

The $10,000 judgment is not a settlement. But it means the group will pay the sum and be dismissed as a defendant from the lawsuit....

 2021-01-20 15:28 

The Portland Press Herald

'Our D-Day': Brunswick hospital opening vaccine clinic Jan. 25...

Mid Coast Hospital start giving the vaccine to people 70 and older at the Brunswick Parks and Rec Center at the former Navy base on Monday....

 2021-01-20 15:27 

The Portland Press Herald

Letters to the Editor...

Efforts of toy drive leaders appreciated To the editor, On behalf of the South Portland School Department, and the families we serve, I would like to recognize the efforts of Liz Darling at Maine Roofing for coordinating the South Portland Toy Drive. This...

 2021-01-20 15:17 

The Portland Press Herald

NG selectman recall petition submitted, awaits certification...

335 residents signed the petition seeking to remove George Colby, following comments made at a December Selectboard meeting that petitioners deemed racist....

 2021-01-20 15:16 

The Portland Press Herald

The Latest: Italy ponders suing Pfizer for vaccine delays...

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic from around the U.S. and the world....

 2021-01-20 15:09 

Newscentermaine.com

Taking advantage of Maine's outdoors this winter...

Jennifer Hazard is the author of,...

 2021-01-20 15:09 

Newscentermaine.com

701 additional COVID-19 cases reported in Maine Wednesday; 11 more deaths...

Find developments on the Maine coronavirus, COVID-19 outbreak as we work together to separate facts from fear. Wednesday, January 20, 2021....

 2021-01-20 14:58 

The Portland Press Herald

On Day One, Biden to undo Trump policies on climate, virus...

In his first hours as president, Joe Biden will aim to strike at the heart of President Donald Trump's policy legacy....

 2021-01-20 14:49 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Which Bible will Joe Biden use at his inauguration?...

The tradition of using a Bible during the swearing-in goes back to the very first inauguration, but not all presidents have used one....

 2021-01-20 14:39 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Loud explosion rocks central Madrid; rescue teams to site...

Madrid's emergency services say rescue teams, firefighters and police are working in a central area of the Spanish capital following an explosion that witnesses described as "extremely loud."...

 2021-01-20 14:39 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Trump follows tradition, leaves note for Biden...

Deputy press secretary Judd Deere declined to reveal what Trump wrote to Biden or to characterize the sentiment in the note, citing privacy for communication between presidents....

 2021-01-20 14:36 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Teen whom Biden befriended as fellow stutterer to play role in inauguration...

Brayden Harrington, the teenager whom President-elect Joe Biden befriended as a fellow stutterer, will be part of a primetime inaugural special....

 2021-01-20 14:28 

The Portland Press Herald

Former Portland developer Michael Liberty among Trump's last-minute pardons...

The developer of multiple real estate projects, including the Chandler Wharf condominiums, was convicted in 2016 of illegal campaign donations and is facing other charges....

 2021-01-20 14:24 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Facebook has removed thousands of accounts linked to QAnon since August...

Facebook said it has removed thousands of accounts and groups linked to QAnon....

 2021-01-20 14:14 

Newscentermaine.com

Law enforcement prepares for potential Inauguration Day protests at Maine State House...

Maine State Police say there is no current evidence of planned protests or violence in Augusta, but they are prepared to respond in the event of an incident...

 2021-01-20 14:14 

Newscentermaine.com

Bangor School Dept. alerts parents of no bus transportation to 6 schools Wednesday morning...

The district alerted parents at 7:30 a.m. Wednesday there would be no bus transportation available for six schools, but that in-person learning would still occur....

 2021-01-20 14:12 

The Portland Press Herald

No tax increase planned as city begins work on new budget...

As work on the new budget gets underway, the mayor says avoiding a tax increase is important to residents who have felt the economic blow of the COVID-19 pandemic....

 2021-01-20 14:07 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Former Maine developer receives pardon from President Trump...

A former Maine developer who pleaded guilty to violating federal campaign law has been pardoned by President Donald Trump....

 2021-01-20 14:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine reporting 701 new cases of COVID-19 on Wednesday, 11 additional deaths...

Hospital systems are overwhelmed with calls requesting vaccine appointments as system to vaccinate those 70 and older launches....

 2021-01-20 13:56 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Weather on the Web Wednesday, Jan. 20th...

Weather on the Web Wednesday, Jan 20th....

 2021-01-20 13:44 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Maine CDC reports 11 new coronavirus-related deaths, 701 new cases...

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported 11 new coronavirus-related deaths on Wednesday and 701 new cases....

 2021-01-20 13:37 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

11 more Mainers die as 701 new coronavirus cases are reported...

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- Eleven new coronavirus-related deaths were reported in Maine on Wednesday. The death toll stands at 519. The Maine CDC reported 701 additional coronavirus cases on Wednesday. [Many Mainers struggling to book vaccination appointments] The...

 2021-01-20 13:37 

WGME

[ Maine ]

11 more Mainers die as 701 new coronavirus cases are reported...

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- Eleven new coronavirus-related deaths were reported in Maine on Wednesday. The death toll stands at 519. The Maine CDC reported 701 additional coronavirus cases on Wednesday. [Many Mainers struggling to book vaccination appointments] The...

 2021-01-20 13:35 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Biden's first act: Executive orders on pandemic, climate, immigration...

In his first official acts as president, Joe Biden is signing executive orders on a broad range of issues, from the coronavirus pandemic to climate change and immigration, to fulfill campaign promises....

 2021-01-20 13:26 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

201 new COVID-19 cases reported in Maine, 18 of those in Aroostook County...

31 people have completed isolation since yesterday...

 2021-01-20 13:21 

The Portland Press Herald

Cape Elizabeth Police Beat: Jan. 12-18...

Arrests No arrests were reported from Jan. 12-18. Summonses 1/12 at 5:47 p.m. Donato Giovine, 54, of Cape Elizabeth, was issued a summons on Route 77 by Sgt. Kevin Kennedy on a charge of excessive speed. 1/15 at 12:41 a.m. Chase Raymond, 18, of Scarboroug...

 2021-01-20 13:21 

The Portland Press Herald

Biden to take helm in an inauguration ceremony with few parallels in history...

Joe Biden swears the oath of office at noon Wednesday to become the 46th president of the United States....

 2021-01-20 13:17 

Newscentermaine.com

WATCH LIVE: President Trump leaves White House hours before Biden inauguration...

By the time President-elect Joe Biden is sworn in, President Donald Trump will already have landed at his private Mar-a-Lago club in Florida....

 2021-01-20 13:13 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Maine National Guard on patrol in Washington...

New pictures show members of the Maine National Guard providing security in our nation's capital...

 2021-01-20 13:04 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

DC on lockdown and on edge before Biden's inauguration...

The nation's capital has been on edge since the deadly insurrection....

 2021-01-20 12:46 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

China labels Pompeo 'doomsday clown' over genocide claims...

Pompeo's announcement Tuesday doesn't require any immediate actions, although the U.S. must take the designation into account in formulating policy toward China....

 2021-01-20 12:45 

WGME

[ Maine ]

A $75 million ski resort could bring hundreds of jobs to Moosehead region...

(BDN) -- A Knox County developer and Louisiana nonprofit are proposing to build a year-round resort with new ski lifts, a hotel, marina, condominiums and more at the site of a longtime ski area overlooking Moosehead Lake that has fallen into disrepair. Th...

 2021-01-20 12:45 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

A $75 million ski resort could bring hundreds of jobs to Moosehead region...

(BDN) -- A Knox County developer and Louisiana nonprofit are proposing to build a year-round resort with new ski lifts, a hotel, marina, condominiums and more at the site of a longtime ski area overlooking Moosehead Lake that has fallen into disrepair. Th...

 2021-01-20 12:41 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Vice President Harris: A new chapter opens in US politics...

Her rise is historic in any context, another moment when a stubborn boundary will fall away, expanding the idea of what's possible in American politics....

 2021-01-20 12:39 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

A Thursday cool down, snow showers...

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

 2021-01-20 12:25 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

DC on lockdown, country on edge before Biden's inauguration...

The inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden will take place in a country on edge after the deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol unleashed a wave of fear and unmatched security concerns....

 2021-01-20 12:04 

The Portland Press Herald

'Trail of Lights' contributes $25,000 to area nonprofits...

Viewers got to choose winning entries....

 2021-01-20 11:59 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Piscataquis County commissioners sign controversial COVID-19 resolution...

The Piscataquis County commissioners have signed a controversial resolution that objects to Governor Janet Mills' COVID-19 guidelines. The three county commissioners claim they aren't being represented in Augusta and that's why they passed the...

 2021-01-20 11:59 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Piscataquis County commissioners sign controversial COVID-19 resolution...

The Piscataquis County commissioners have signed a controversial resolution that objects to Governor Janet Mills' COVID-19 guidelines. The three county commissioners claim they aren't being represented in Augusta and that's why they passed the...

 2021-01-20 11:46 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Police investigate 'Kill Mills' graffiti at Maine state park...

OWLS HEAD (WGME) -- The Maine State Police Protection Unit is investigating graffiti calling for the death of Governor Janet Mills. [Security increased at Maine's Capitol ahead of Biden's inauguration]According to the Bangor Daily News, the phrase...

 2021-01-20 11:46 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Police investigate 'Kill Mills' graffiti at Maine state park...

OWLS HEAD (WGME) -- The Maine State Police Protection Unit is investigating graffiti calling for the death of Governor Janet Mills. [Security increased at Maine's Capitol ahead of Biden's inauguration]According to the Bangor Daily News, the phrase...

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