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 2020-11-28 17:39 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Refinancing your home is about to get more expensive. Here's why...

Record low mortgage rates are driving many to refinance, but starting next week, refinancing will likely cost homeowners more....

 2020-11-28 17:16 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Disney donates coins from wishing wells to homeless shelter...

Some $20,000 in coins that tourists tossed into Walt Disney World's wishing wells and fountains became a Thanksgiving gift for Central Florida's largest homeless shelter....

 2020-11-28 16:54 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Piscataquis County man accused of killing father's cat with frying pan on Thanksgiving...

(BDN) -- A Piscataquis County man released Wednesday on unsecured bail was arrested Thanksgiving Day after he allegedly beat his father's cat to death with a frying pan. Ryan T. Carleton, 43, formerly of Guilford, was taken to the Piscataquis County J...

 2020-11-28 16:54 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Piscataquis County man accused of killing father's cat with frying pan on Thanksgiving...

(BDN) -- A Piscataquis County man released Wednesday on unsecured bail was arrested Thanksgiving Day after he allegedly beat his father's cat to death with a frying pan. Ryan T. Carleton, 43, formerly of Guilford, was taken to the Piscataquis County J...

 2020-11-28 16:37 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

COVID-19 is increasing demands on nonprofits. Here are 3 ways you can help this Giving Tuesday...

Dec. 1 is Giving Tuesday — a day dedicated to simply encouraging people to do good around the world by giving their time, talents and treasure....

 2020-11-28 16:28 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Maine CDC reports one new coronavirus-related death...

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention reported one new coronavirus-related death on Saturday....

 2020-11-28 16:13 

Newscentermaine.com

As Maine Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap's tenure ends, he reflects on the myth of voter fraud...

Matthew Dunlap took on President Donald Trump's Election Integrity Commission during the 2016 elections...

 2020-11-28 15:58 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Dunlap reflects on myth of broad voter fraud as tenure ends...

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Matthew Dunlap, Maine's secretary of state, likens worries about voter fraud to Halloween fears of razor blades being placed in apples. People talk about it, and people worry about it. But no one knows anyone who's bitt...

 2020-11-28 15:58 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Dunlap reflects on myth of broad voter fraud as tenure ends...

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Matthew Dunlap, Maine's secretary of state, likens worries about voter fraud to Halloween fears of razor blades being placed in apples. People talk about it, and people worry about it. But no one knows anyone who's bitt...

 2020-11-28 15:51 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

New blood test may be able to detect 50 types of cancer...

The simple blood test may detect more than 50 types of cancer and could help thousands of people by allowing the disease to be treated more successfully at an earlier stage....

 2020-11-28 15:50 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Ahead of young girl's 48th surgery, friends surprise her outside hospital window...

Just 30 minutes ahead of the latest surgery, friends of a young girl born with spina bifida crowded onto the deck of a nearby parking garage to wish her well....

 2020-11-28 15:30 

WGME

[ Maine ]

1 new coronavirus-related death in Maine, 23 more cases...

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- One new coronavirus-related death was reported by the Maine CDC Saturday morning. The death toll now stands at 191. The additional death reported is a man in his 60's from Kennebec County. The Maine CDC reported 23 additional cases o...

 2020-11-28 15:30 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

1 new coronavirus-related death in Maine, 23 more cases...

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- One new coronavirus-related death was reported by the Maine CDC Saturday morning. The death toll now stands at 191. The additional death reported is a man in his 60's from Kennebec County. The Maine CDC reported 23 additional cases o...

 2020-11-28 15:30 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine CDC reports low coronavirus numbers during testing break...

Public health officials reported only 22 new COVID-19 cases Saturday. Labs statewide are likely processing fewer tests because of a Thanksgiving break, the Maine CDC said....

 2020-11-28 15:25 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Investigation into sunken fishing boat could take months...

The investigation could yield findings that can be used for updating policies and preventing future disasters...

 2020-11-28 14:21 

Newscentermaine.com

Powerful storm with wind and rain late Monday into Tuesday...

Power outages are becoming likely Monday night. Some places could see more than 4...

 2020-11-28 14:04 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

An isolated shower or flurry Saturday, sunshine on Sunday...

How's the weather looking for your Saturday? Get the latest Maine's Total Weather video forecast from Meteorologist Jacqueline Thomas....

 2020-11-28 13:38 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Virus keeps Black Friday crowds thin, shoppers shift online...

The day after Thanksgiving has been losing its luster as the unofficial start to the holiday shopping season for the past several years, with more stores were offering holiday discounts throughout the month....

 2020-11-28 13:17 

The Portland Press Herald

The Latest: British govt insists virus measures are needed...

The British government is warning lawmakers who oppose strict coronavirus restrictions that the measures are the only way to avoid a surge that will overwhelm the health system....

 2020-11-28 12:33 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

COVID-19 survivors reporting reinfection...

Doctors don't know if a patient's initial infection went dormant for a period of time and symptoms re-emerged weeks later....

 2020-11-28 12:29 

Newscentermaine.com

Biden's win means some Guantanamo prisoners may be released...

President Donald Trump said in his initial campaign that he would load up the prison with 'bad dudes' but he largely ignored it....

 2020-11-28 11:51 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

US 'rounding the corner into a calamity,' expert says, with COVID-19 deaths projected to double soon...

As Thanksgiving week draws to an end, more experts are warning the Covid-19 pandemic will likely get much worse in the coming weeks before a possible vaccine begins to offer some relief....

 2020-11-28 11:00 

WGME

[ Maine ]

CEO of Saddleback has a long-term vision for the mountain and the region...

RANGELEY (WGME) When Andy Shepard with the Boston-based Arctaris Impact Fund bought Saddleback in January 2020, he knew there would be a lot of work that needed to be done to make the mountain profitable. "There has been a very long list of challenges...

 2020-11-28 11:00 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

CEO of Saddleback has a long-term vision for the mountain and the region...

RANGELEY (WGME) When Andy Shepard with the Boston-based Arctaris Impact Fund bought Saddleback in January 2020, he knew there would be a lot of work that needed to be done to make the mountain profitable. "There has been a very long list of challenges...

 2020-11-28 10:50 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

10-year-old organizes Thanksgiving Day food drive...

Jack Karpinski and his family say they've found a new Thanksgiving tradition....

 2020-11-28 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

On this date in Maine history: Nov. 28...

Nov. 28, 1981: Longtime Somerset County Deputy Sheriff Bud Hendsbee and his wife, Helen, a Madison selectwoman, leave home in their pickup truck, headed for Farmington, where they plan to have dinner at a new restaurant. According to an account given late...

 2020-11-28 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Family teetering on edge of homelessness asks for help...

Parents of two children, ages 5 and 2, say they have nothing for gifts this year....

 2020-11-28 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Clean up in style with Maine-made tea towels...

You might call it a "dish rag" but that doesn't mean that the absorbent textiles hanging next to your sink or off your oven handle can't be gorgeous, everyday works of art....

 2020-11-28 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Senate should acknowledge ordinary women's struggles...

Congratulations to Sen. Susan Collins! Her hard work has clearly paid off and the Smithsonian will likely soon include a Women's History Museum. I would like to suggest some Maine women who I believe should be honored by inclusion. A young wife and mo...

 2020-11-28 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Commentary: The Southern Strategy is dead. Here's to America's future....

The organizing principle of Republican politics hasn't changed in 50 years....

 2020-11-28 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Another View: Record number of women in Congress, but still much work to be done...

Though this election shattered glass ceilings, women still make up just around 26 percent of all congressional members....

 2020-11-28 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Insurance can offer renters disaster protection...

I am a dedicated Red Cross disaster worker who deploys to areas where help is needed. I see a lot of different situations where people have lost most of their belongings. Because of the season upon us, house fires are prevalent. Obtain renters insurance. ...

 2020-11-28 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Sen. Hamper: The formula for rebuilding Maine's economy is bipartisan...

A Democratic governor realized that cutting taxes, controlling spending and growing jobs was a winning plan, but it took a Republican governor and Legislature to carry it out....

 2020-11-28 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Maine-based elite has undue sway over Democratic primaries...

I'd quibble with letter writer Therese Johnson (Nov. 13) when she reduces William H. Slavick's criticism of Sara Gideon's Senate campaign to opposition to people "from away." I interpreted the main theme of his Nov. 6 letter as arguing...

 2020-11-28 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: High court ruling a victory for religious liberty...

The decision lifting COVID-related attendance limits on New York state worship services is not a conservative one....

 2020-11-28 09:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine Voices: Education indicators provide path for future policy priorities...

We need to start with high-quality early education and keep developing the math and reading skills that will help middle and high schoolers make key transitions....

 2020-11-27 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Earl James Hay...

Earl James Hay 1951 - 2020 WOOLWICH - Earl James Hay, You left us Tuesday, Nov. 17, at 2:10 p.m. ......

 2020-11-27 06:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Albert M. Cray Jr....

Albert M. Cray Jr. 1961 - 2020 WEST BATH - Albert M. Cray Jr., 59, of West Bath, died unexpectedly in ......

 2020-11-27 04:44 

Newscentermaine.com

Two survive crash into brook in Aroostook County...

Police say after skidding off an icy road, the car dropped down a 20-foot embankment and landed upside down in a brook with two teenagers inside....

 2020-11-27 03:18 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Holiday trends to watch: Adult Play-Doh; stores as shipping hubs...

There are a slew of changes and new trends this holiday shopping season amid the pandemic. Here are some things you can expect....

 2020-11-27 02:37 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Report: Reigning NFL MVP Lamar Jackson among Baltimore Ravens to test positive for coronavirus...

There were more positive cases reported for the Ravens a day after the NFL moved their game against the Pittsburgh Steelers from Thursday night to Sunday....

 2020-11-27 02:25 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

New COVID-19 study takes 'deeper dive' into pandemic's community effect...

Researchers will take to the street and set up a site where they will ask people for a nasal swab, a vile of blood and to fill out a questionnaire....

 2020-11-27 02:08 

The Portland Press Herald

Once upon a time, America had two Thanksgivings. It did not go well....

Back in 1939, controversy simmered over when to hold the celebration....

 2020-11-27 01:55 

The Portland Press Herald

Ravens QB Jackson tests positive for COVID-19...

Sunday's game in Pittsburgh, already postponed from its original Thanksgiving date, is increasingly unlikely to be played....

 2020-11-27 01:51 

The Portland Press Herald

Bruce Carver Boynton, who inspired 1961 Freedom Rides, dies at 83...

The civil rights leader's arrest at a Virginia bus station helped light a fire that tore down Jim Crow laws in the U.S....

 2020-11-27 01:40 

The Portland Press Herald

Trump's baseless fraud claims complicate Georgia runoffs, Republican Senate hopes...

The state's Republican Senate candidates are asking Trump supporters to put their faith in the same voting system their president claims was manipulated....

 2020-11-27 00:57 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Dozens of Maine-based vendors will be featured on this weekend's virtual Holiday Craft Show...

Shop local and online this holiday season at the Maine CW's Holiday Craft Show...

 2020-11-27 00:24 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

From Zoom calls to parking lot potlucks, people found ways to celebrate Thanksgiving...

A "Trunksgiving4; and video chats were among ways people celebrated the holiday....

 2020-11-27 00:04 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

As food insecurity issues grip nation, Maine communities give out thousands of free meals...

Churches and organizations across the state worked to ensure families had a hot meal for Thanksgiving...

 2020-11-27 00:03 

Newscentermaine.com

Angry President Trump promises rally in battleground Georgia ahead of Senate races...

Trump spoke to reporters at the White House after speaking with military leaders overseas. It was the first time he took questions since Election Day....

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