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 2020-11-25 10:00 

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Christmas Prelude - from the couch...

 2020-11-25 09:53 

WMTW

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COVID-19 complications take teen from healthy to hospitalized...

Adelina Curiel has recovered, but doctors said there could be long-term effects to her heart....

 2020-11-25 09:11 

WMTW

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Pardon for Michael Flynn under discussion at the White House...

The White House has discussed a possible pardon for Michael Flynn, President Donald Trump's first national security adviser, and others, three sources told CNN on Tuesday....

 2020-11-25 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

School Notebook: Nov. 25...

Christmas Card Art Contest Ecomaine awards grants to Maine schools for landfill diversion programs Following America Recycles Day on Nov. 15, ecomaine announced more than $18,500 in funding to 10 recipients of its 2020-21 School Recycling Grants, to help ...

 2020-11-25 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Guest column: Ignoring the role of ranked-choice voting cost Gideon Senate seat...

Why did Susan Collins win? Just as relevant, why did Sarah Gideon lose? I offer these observations. Joshua Rogers made a good argument in The Times Record Opinion page on Nov. 11 ("The incumbency factor in Maine"). He said it was Collins' incu...

 2020-11-25 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Tom Purcell: Thankful despite cancellation of family feast...

My family canceled Thanksgiving this year my favorite holiday since I was a kid. Usually, 30 to 40 people gather at my parents' house and sit next to each other at three tables. But in this year of COVID-19 aptly named, because I and everyone I know h...

 2020-11-25 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

From the Chamber: Introducing the Midcoast Tree Auction, Part 2...

Last week we introduced a brand new event in our region called the Midcoast Tree Auction that is happening online from Dec. 4-12. This event is a fundraiser for three local organizations: All Saints Parish (St. John's), Meals on Wheels (Spectrum Gener...

 2020-11-25 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Eloise Vitelli: Supporting our community by supporting small businesses...

As the weather turns colder and the days get shorter, we know that we can look forward to the holiday season. During normal times, many of us would be making plans for big meals and seeing far-flung family members again. This year, however, many families ...

 2020-11-25 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Democrats shouldn't point fingers on accepting election results...

Once again, the Press Herald Editorial crew has done a disservice to its subscribers with Tuesday's (Nov. 24) Our View: "Republicans need to face facts on election" (Page A10). This after a four-year crusade by Democrats with false charges of ...

 2020-11-25 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Our 2020 Mainers to Be Thankful For...

In a year that's been trying like none before, we've also seen the best of humanity come out through kindness, bravery, innovation and determination. Since the start of the pandemic, we've been recognizing people who've stepped up to help ...

 2020-11-25 09:00 

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Letter to the editor: Trump can't dodge accountability for pandemic's toll...

There's an old expression, "on his watch," that we use to ascribe responsibility to persons in charge. On Sept. 11, 2001, four aircraft were hijacked by Saudi terrorists and crashed into the twin towers, the Pentagon and a Pennsylvania field, ...

 2020-11-25 09:00 

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Letter to the editor: Who is defending our democracy?...

Who is defending our democracy? I clearly see the thousands of voters who cast their ballots despite the risks of COVID-19; they certainly qualify. They did their part. The hardworking poll workers and ballot counters who took on the monumental task of ca...

 2020-11-25 09:00 

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Q&A: Council Chairperson Dave Nadeau on Windham's future...

One of Nadeau's goals is for the council to take a more 'visionary' approach to the town's future....

 2020-11-25 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

People & Business: Nov. 25...

Yellow Tulip Project Portland restaurants granted aid to help weather winter Nine Portland restaurants just got a shot of financial aid to help them weather the winter. Anoche, Chaval, Cocktail Mary, Coffee By Design, eighteen twenty wines, LB Kitchen, Ma...

 2020-11-25 09:00 

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Letter to the editor: Mask refusal based on false concept of freedom...

The larger good sometimes has to take precedence over individual rights, especially when lives are at risk....

 2020-11-25 09:00 

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The Wrap: Lois' closes Portland market; Vena's closes for now but has plans to expand...

Portland indoor farmers market returns. Send us your favorite recipes for our virtual cookie swap....

 2020-11-25 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

On this date in Maine history: Nov. 25...

Nov. 25, 1997: For the first time, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission orders the dismantling of a working hydroelectric facility in this case, the Edwards Dam in Augusta over the objection of its owner. FERC denies the Edwards Manufacturing Co.'...

 2020-11-25 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Our View: Thanksgiving story should not gloss over the past...

We are a better country when we engage with the truth behind the American experiment....

 2020-11-25 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine Bicentennial: Portland...

In commemoration of Maine's bicentennial this year, The Forecaster is featuring historical highlights and artifacts from our communities' past 200 years. This feature can be found in print and online every other week....

 2020-11-25 09:00 

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Commentary: Washington's stimulus triumph remains underrated...

Hindsight shows that the CARES Act saved the U.S. economy, and how badly the country needs another round of bipartisan statesmanship....

 2020-11-25 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine Voices: We're thankful for the courage of teachers, school staff...

From behind masks and plexiglass, the virus hasn't stopped our commitment to students or to our collective vision of the future....

 2020-11-25 06:04 

Newscentermaine.com

UPS increasing dry ice production, freezers for COVID-19 vaccine...

At least one of the promising coronavirus vaccines must be transported and stored at minus-94 degrees Fahrenheit....

 2020-11-25 06:04 

Newscentermaine.com

Americans need 'significant behavior change' on coronavirus, White House task force says: Reports...

Citing 'aggressive, rapid' community spread, the White House coronavirus task force is urging more mask use and social distancing....

 2020-11-25 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Everett F. Johnson Jr....

CAPE ELIZABETH - Everett F. Johnson Jr., 68, died peacefully at Gosnell Memorial Hospice House on Saturday morning Nov. 21, 2020. ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

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Obituary: Albert O. Fecteau...

PORTLAND - Albert O. Fecteau, 91, died on Friday, Oct. 30, 2020, at the Gosnell Memorial Hospice House after a brief ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

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Obituary: Dianne Mae (Kenney) Maxwell...

WINTHROP - Dianne Mae (Kenney) Maxwell passed away in her home on Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. She was born on March ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

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Obituary: James Aubrey Burney...

HARPSWELL - James Aubrey Burney, 83, of Harpswell, died on Nov. 20, 2020 at his home. Jim was born on May ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

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Obituary: Frank S. Margel Jr....

PORTLAND - Frank S. Margel Jr., 56, of Portland passed away on Nov. 11, 2020, in Portland after a courageous battle ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

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Obituary: James Aubrey Burney...

James Aubrey Burney 1937 - 2020 HARPSWELL - James Aubrey Burney, 83, of Harpswell died on Nov. 20, 2020 at his ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

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Obituary: Carol L. Foss Burgess...

LEWISTON - Carol L. Foss Burgess passed away on Nov. 21, 2020 in Lewiston, peacefully in her sleep.Carol was born May ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

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Obituary: Carlene "Hinky" Falkenberg...

GAFFNEY, S.C. - Carlene "Hinky" Alexander Hinkson Falkenberg, 80, of 957 Overbrook Drive, went home to be with the Lord on ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

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Obituary: Naoko Florence Tanguay...

JASPER, Fla. - Naoko Florence Tanguay, 88, from Jasper, Fla. passed away on Sunday, Nov. 22, 2020. She was born in ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

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Obituary: Faye Elaine Cross Hussey...

COLUMBIA, S.C. - Faye Elaine Cross Hussey passed away peacefully on Nov. 21, 2020, after a long illness. She was born ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

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Obituary: Hugh Everett La Rochelle...

PORTLAND - Hugh Everett La Rochelle, infant son of Mary La Rochelle (Webber) and Nicholas La Rochelle was stillborn at 5:39 ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

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Obituary: Alice R. Hussey...

OLD ORCHARD BEACH - Alice R. Hussey, 93, of Lake Avenue was promoted to Glory on Sunday Nov. 23, 2020 at ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Earle E. Doughty Jr....

NORTH WATERBORO - Earle E. Doughty Jr., 79, passed away on Nov. 21, 2020.He was born on Feb. 5, 1941 in ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Dorothy "Dottie" Sandford Hudson...

ST. CLOUD, Fla. - Dorothy "Dottie" Sandford Hudson, 78, of St. Cloud, Fla., and formerly of Ewing, N.J., passed away peacefully ......

 2020-11-25 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Joyce Hansen Stiles...

SCARBOROUGH - Joyce Hansen Stiles, 81, of Cumberland, passed away peacefully on Nov. 22, 2020. She was born in Portland on ......

 2020-11-25 05:08 

Newscentermaine.com

Reports: CDC looks to shorten COVID-19 quarantine period...

The current guidance of a 14-day quarantine if exposed to someone with the coronavirus could be shortened to 7-10 days if it comes with a negative test....

 2020-11-25 04:44 

WMTW

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Hot Radio Maine and Maine's credit unions collaborate to give away thousands of dollars in turkeys...

Scarborough locals got the chance to get a free turkey Tuesday at the Hot Radio Turkey giveaway at Great East Butcher Company....

 2020-11-25 04:43 

WGME

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Bull Moose in Portland closing its doors at the end on November...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- Bull Moose announced Tuesday that it will close its Portland location at the end of November. 12 more deaths, Maine sets another single-day record with 255 new coronavirus casesIn a tweet, the company says its lease at the Middle Street...

 2020-11-25 04:43 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Bull Moose in Portland closing its doors at the end on November...

PORTLAND (WGME) -- Bull Moose announced Tuesday that it will close its Portland location at the end of November. 12 more deaths, Maine sets another single-day record with 255 new coronavirus casesIn a tweet, the company says its lease at the Middle Street...

 2020-11-25 04:15 

The Portland Press Herald

Trump keeps venting about election as agencies aid Biden transition...

The president says he's not giving up his fight to overturn the election results, even as agencies across the federal government begin to support President-elect Joe Biden's incoming administration....

 2020-11-25 04:06 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Republicans sue to stop Wisconsin vote certification...

Wisconsin's election results are scheduled to be certified Dec. 1....

 2020-11-25 03:30 

WFVX

[ FOX Bangor ]

UMaine officials working managing the rising COVID-19 cases...

ORONO- As Thanksgiving approaches, the University of Maine System is seeing a spike of COVID-19 cases in students and staff.... The post UMaine officials working managing the rising COVID-19 cases appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2020-11-25 02:19 

Newscentermaine.com

Guilty plea in plot to attack White House, Trump Tower...

Kristopher Sean Matthews, 34, pleaded guilty to a conspiracy charge to provide material support for attacks inspired by the Islamic State group....

 2020-11-25 02:15 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Hal Ketchum, legendary country music artist, dies at 67 after battle with dementia...

Country music singer Hal Ketchum passed away at the age of 67 on Monday night due to complications from dementia, his wife said....

 2020-11-25 02:01 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Can you repeat that? Hearing trouble more obvious with masks...

Hearing specialists across the U.S. are seeing an uptick in visits from people who only realized how much they relied on lip reading and facial expressions when people started wearing masks....

 2020-11-25 02:01 

WMTW

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Restaurant workers out of work again as virus surges anew...

Waiters are being thrown out of work again as governors and local officials shut down indoor dining establishments to combat the surge in COVID infections that is overwhelming hospitals and dashing hopes for a quick economic recovery....

 2020-11-25 01:55 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Local non-profit working to attract people from out of state to live and work in Maine...

PORTLAND (WGME) A local non-profit is working closely with the state to encourage people to live and work in Maine. The organization "Live and Work in Maine" says it's creating a plan with Gov. Janet Mills and the state's economic recovery...

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