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 2021-01-23 00:08 

Newscentermaine.com

People have 50% immunity two weeks after getting first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, doctors say...

MaineHealth's Dr. Dora Mills said that even after receiving the second dose, people should continue to mask and social distance....

 2021-01-23 00:05 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Police Academy delays putting stress on law enforcement agencies...

Delays at the Maine Criminal Justice Academy, caused by Covid, are adding stress for departments already dealing with staffing shortages....

 2021-01-23 00:03 

The Portland Press Herald

NHL roundup: Joe Thornton sidelined by fractured rib...

The veteran Maple Leafs forward is expected to be out for at least four weeks....

 2021-01-23 00:01 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Disney World ticket booker alerts police to domestic violence victim...

An alert Disney employee aided a Pennsylvania woman who called pretending to buy theme park tickets but was really trying to get help....

 2021-01-22 23:52 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

CBS 13 celebrates Dave Eid's 25th year with the station...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- Join CBS13 and FOX23 in celebrating Dave Eid's 25 years with us. Congratulations, Dave!...

 2021-01-22 23:52 

WGME

[ Maine ]

CBS 13 celebrates Dave Eid's 25th year with the station...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- Join CBS13 and FOX23 in celebrating Dave Eid's 25 years with us. Congratulations, Dave!...

 2021-01-22 23:47 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

'I've had five friends die of COVID': Maine woman, 93, describes getting vaccinated...

Persis Laverack, 93, with the help of her son, was able to schedule an appointment and received her first vaccine dose this week....

 2021-01-22 23:40 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Flaming Lips set to perform concerts this weekend with audience in 'bubbles'...

Whoa! The entire audience will be able to social distance with "space bubbles."...

 2021-01-22 23:38 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Mainers facing food insecurity to benefit from boost in federal SNAP benefits...

One of the new executive orders President Joe Biden signed on Friday will offer low-income Americans an increase in federal food assistance....

 2021-01-22 23:22 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Ford recalls 3 million vehicles over airbag issues...

airbags didn't need to be replaced....

 2021-01-22 23:21 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Midcoast man saves grandkids from suspected rabid fox...

PHIPPSBURG (WGME) -- Another suspected rabid fox attack was caught on camera on the Midcoast. Maine fox attacks surge in the Midcoast with more than half a dozen in just 6 months. "I was standing by the kids on the trampoline," grandfather Gary Wa...

 2021-01-22 23:21 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Midcoast man saves grandkids from suspected rabid fox...

PHIPPSBURG (WGME) -- Another suspected rabid fox attack was caught on camera on the Midcoast. Maine fox attacks surge in the Midcoast with more than half a dozen in just 6 months. "I was standing by the kids on the trampoline," grandfather Gary Wa...

 2021-01-22 23:12 

Newscentermaine.com

Long-term care facilities' employee shortage continues...

As the pandemic drags on, so does the shortage of employees at long-term care facilities....

 2021-01-22 22:37 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Maine GOP lawmakers show support for capitol police chief...

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- Dozens of Republican lawmakers in Augusta say they're supporting Maine Capitol Police Chief Russell Gauvin, who's under investigation for posting and sharing some questionable posts online. Maine Capitol Police Chief temporarily ...

 2021-01-22 22:37 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Maine GOP lawmakers show support for capitol police chief...

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- Dozens of Republican lawmakers in Augusta say they're supporting Maine Capitol Police Chief Russell Gauvin, who's under investigation for posting and sharing some questionable posts online. Maine Capitol Police Chief temporarily ...

 2021-01-22 22:17 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Maine parents, teachers support Biden plan to safely return to in-person learning...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- The Biden administration wants students to return to in-person learning. President Joe Biden signed an executive order laying out his plan to get students back in classrooms. While some are concerned about the spread of COVID-19, they s...

 2021-01-22 22:17 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Maine parents, teachers support Biden plan to safely return to in-person learning...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- The Biden administration wants students to return to in-person learning. President Joe Biden signed an executive order laying out his plan to get students back in classrooms. While some are concerned about the spread of COVID-19, they s...

 2021-01-22 22:15 

Newscentermaine.com

Face shields cause controversy at Maine State House...

Face shields warn by some legislators are not sitting well with the Senate President....

 2021-01-22 22:15 

Newscentermaine.com

'I was just sitting there trying to keep warm': Bernie Sanders responds to incredible mitten memes...

Here are 16 versions of the Bernie Sanders meme that was generating smiles on social media this week....

 2021-01-22 22:15 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Reaction to the death of baseball great Hank Aaron...

Here are some of the reactions from people, from former presidents to legendary baseball players, following the death of one-time home run king Hank Aaron....

 2021-01-22 22:11 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Outreach begins to help Maine seniors without internet access get vaccinated...

Many Maine seniors are unable to register for an appointment online to get a COVID-19 vaccine because they might not have the internet or even a computer....

 2021-01-22 21:54 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Tony Award-winning choreographer Bob Avian dies at 83...

Bob Avian died Thursday of cardiac arrest at Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, Florida....

 2021-01-22 21:20 

Newscentermaine.com

NBC Sports Network to shut down at end of 2021...

NBC will parcel out events between USA Network and its Peacock streaming service....

 2021-01-22 21:20 

Newscentermaine.com

VERIFY: What do the Biden administration's two mask mandates cover?...

President Joe Biden has signed two mask mandates. One for federal lands and one for interstate travel. We looked into the fine print with an expert....

 2021-01-22 21:20 

Newscentermaine.com

Collins, King among bipartisan group to talk with Biden aide on COVID relief...

A group of 16 senators will meet virtually this weekend to discuss President Biden's $1.9 trillion relief package proposal....

 2021-01-22 21:07 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Biden orders review of domestic extremism threat in US...

FBI Director Chris Wray has said that, over the last year, the most lethal violence has come from anti-government activists, such as anarchists and militia-types....

 2021-01-22 21:06 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Guard in DC forced to sleep in garages, sparking outcry...

The National Guard said it originally moved troops out of the Capitol Rotunda and other spaces to garages at the behest of the Capitol Police....

 2021-01-22 21:00 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Texas sues Biden administration over halt to deportations...

The lawsuit comes before President Biden even reached his first weekend in the White House....

 2021-01-22 20:40 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Tom Brokaw says he's retiring from NBC News after 55 years...

The veteran anchor says he will still have a presence in journalism....

 2021-01-22 20:36 

The Portland Press Herald

Biden orders intelligence agencies to review threat of domestic extremism in U.S....

President Joe Biden has directed his intelligence community to study the threat of domestic extremism in the United States...

 2021-01-22 20:27 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Tom Brokaw says he's retiring from NBC News after 55 years...

Brokaw began at NBC in its Los Angeles bureau in the 1960s, where he covered Ronald Reagan's first run for public office and the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy....

 2021-01-22 20:24 

Newscentermaine.com

Tom Brokaw to retire from NBC News after 55 years...

Tom Brokaw has been with NBC News for more than half a century and was the anchor of...

 2021-01-22 20:24 

Newscentermaine.com

WATCH LIVE: Biden signing executive orders for stopgap help as talks start on big aid plan...

The two executive orders would increase food aid, protect job seekers on unemployment and clear a path for federal workers and contractors to get $15/hour minimum....

 2021-01-22 19:33 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

$1 billion Mega Millions prize up for grabs...

Feeling lucky? The jackpot for the Mega Millions lottery game has grown to $1 billion ahead of Friday night's drawing....

 2021-01-22 19:29 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Remembering three victims of COVID-19 and those they've left behind...

An ICU nurse lost her mother and her husband within days of each other. A 38-year-old teacher, new to his district, was found dead by his own father. Over 400,000 Americans have lost their lives to the coronavirus. These are a few of their stories....

 2021-01-22 19:28 

Newscentermaine.com

A dark chocolate tart for your sweetheart...

Chef Kristen Lawson Perry creates a beautiful dessert in the 207 kitchen...

 2021-01-22 19:26 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

UK chief scientist says new virus variant may be more deadly...

British officials say they are confident that the vaccines that have been authorized for use against COVID-19 will be effective against the new strain identified in the country....

 2021-01-22 19:25 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Butternut squash products sold in Maine are being recalled...

Pero Family Farms Food Company, LLC says no one has reported getting sick from eating the affected products....

 2021-01-22 19:19 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

11 best goal-tracking apps to help you create healthier habits...

It's never too late to make a positive life change....

 2021-01-22 19:14 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Here's why you should use hyaluronic acid in your skincare routine...

Thirsty pores, meet your match!...

 2021-01-22 19:09 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Man accused of scamming a grocery store out of nearly $1 million...

In a two-week period, Brown scammed over $980,000 from a Kroger location in Georgia where he worked, authorities said....

 2021-01-22 19:08 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Biden ordering stopgap help as talks start on big aid plan...

President Joe Biden plans to take executive action to provide a stopgap measure of financial relief to millions of Americans....

 2021-01-22 19:00 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

3 grand jurors in Breonna Taylor case aim to impeach Attorney General Daniel Cameron...

The petition was filed with the Kentucky House of Representatives on Friday, and will go before the state's newly-created impeachment committee at a time that is still to be determined....

 2021-01-22 18:50 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

From robots to a smart bidet, here are the best tech launches from CES 2021...

Feast your eyes on this year's latest and greatest tech....

 2021-01-22 18:43 

The Portland Press Herald

Reactions to the death of Hank Aaron at age 86...

Reaction to the death of one-time home run king Hank Aaron. He died Friday at the age of 86: "Not long ago, he and I were walking the streets of Washington, D.C, together and talking about how we've been the best of friends for more than 60 years....

 2021-01-22 18:42 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine's housing market broke records in 2020...

Home sales outpaced all previous years, and the median price of homes sold also rose to a highest-in-history $256,000....

 2021-01-22 18:38 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

CDC still working on goal to double coronavirus sequences to expand hunt for mutations...

Hunting for new mutations is a critical part of combatting the spread of the virus....

 2021-01-22 18:36 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Instacart to lay off about 1,800 workers...

The employees are in-store shoppers, and include people from Kroger-owned stores and workers at Mariano's grocery store in Illinois who unionized last year....

 2021-01-22 18:31 

Newscentermaine.com

Should you take fewer investment risks in 2021?...

Lauren Oschman is a certified financial planner who walks us through investment options for the new year; should you dial back your risk or take more advantage?...

 2021-01-22 18:31 

Newscentermaine.com

USM scholarship program allows first-generation, low-income students to walk away from college debt-free...

The USM Promise Scholarship program gives financial, academic and social support to students facing serious financial disadvantages....

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