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 2021-09-21 19:44 

The Portland Press Herald

Post-Trump, Democrats push to curb presidential powers...

Most of the legislation is in direct response to actions by Trump that Democrats saw as abuses of presidential power, including his firing of agency whistleblowers, his defiance of congressional subpoenas and his campaign's interactions with Russians ...

 2021-09-21 19:43 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Potato Harvest is Underway...

Potato Harvest is underway....

 2021-09-21 19:32 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

COVID-19 cases forcing hospitals to ration care is unfair and unacceptable, expert says...

In some hospitals, others patients may get reduced care due to the surge in COVID-19 patients....

 2021-09-21 19:31 

Newscentermaine.com

Looking for some music or a movie to entertain you as the days grow shorter?...

Here's what the guys from Bull Moose have to say about four new releases....

 2021-09-21 19:30 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Bus Driver Shortage Effects Aroostook County School Districts...

Aroostook County, much like the rest of the nation is experiencing a shortage of school bus drivers....

 2021-09-21 19:24 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Woman celebrates 107 trips around the sun...

Vanesta Gray celebrated her 107th birthday with her sister-in-law and hopes to see another one or two....

 2021-09-21 19:16 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Sequoia National Park's Giant Forest unscathed by wildfire...

Giant Forest is home to about 2,000 sequoias, including the General Sherman Tree, which is considered the world's largest by volume and is a must-see for visitors to the national park....

 2021-09-21 19:05 

The Portland Press Herald

Consumers get online tool to check nursing home vaccination rates...

Medicare officials say they are encouraged that even as the delta variant has swept across the country, outbreaks in nursing homes have not raced out of control as happened last year....

 2021-09-21 18:58 

The Portland Press Herald

Southern Meetings: Sept. 24-Oct. 1...

Cape Elizabeth Information on remote access and calendar of televised meetings at capeelizabeth.com. Mon. 9/27 3:30 p.m. School Board Policy Committee CEHS Library Tues. 9/28 10 a.m. Riverside Cemetery Committee Town Hall Tues. 9/28 6:30 p.m. School Board...

 2021-09-21 18:56 

WFVX

[ FOX Bangor ]

Apportionment Commission holds hearing...

AUGUSTA — The Legislature's Apportionment Commission held a public hearing Monday to discuss the possible restructuring of congressional districts. Senate... The post Apportionment Commission holds hearing appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2021-09-21 18:56 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Why authors and booksellers want you to order your holiday gifts now...

Paper shortages, labor shortages and busy shipping ports are all among reasons to blame for supply chain issues....

 2021-09-21 18:55 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Lawyer: R. Kelly unlikely to take stand in trafficking trial...

The prosecution's closing arguments could begin as early as Wednesday afternoon....

 2021-09-21 18:47 

The Portland Press Herald

Celtics notebook: Brown hopes to be ready for start of training camp...

Jaylen Brown had wrist surgery on May 13, is pleased with his recovery and thinks he will be OK to compete when Boston's camp opens on Tuesday....

 2021-09-21 18:45 

The Portland Press Herald

High schoolers plot their own journey at Kents Hill School in Maine (B)...

Students at this unique high schoool say living and learning with peers creates a unique bond that prepares them for life....

 2021-09-21 18:45 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

VIDEO: Heavy smoke, flames seen on roof of Superdome in New Orleans...

There is no word on the cause of the fire....

 2021-09-21 18:44 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Bah humbug: The price of Christmas trees and decorations are on the rise...

How much will you have to spend on a Christmas tree this year? Some sellers of artificial trees plan to increase prices by double-digit percentages due to shipping costs related to ongoing global supply chain issues....

 2021-09-21 18:41 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Human remains found at Lewiston solid waste facility, police say...

Police said the remains were found just before 9 a.m. Tuesday at the facility on River Road....

 2021-09-21 18:40 

The Portland Press Herald

High schoolers plot their own journey at Kents Hill School in Maine (A)...

Students at this unique high schoool say living and learning with peers creates a unique bond that prepares them for life....

 2021-09-21 18:39 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Q&A: America's new COVID-19 rules for international travel...

The across-the-board rules, which will take effect in November, will replace a hodgepodge of confusing restrictions....

 2021-09-21 18:36 

Newscentermaine.com

Human remains found at solid waste facility in Lewiston...

Maine State Police do not believe that there is any threat to the public....

 2021-09-21 18:30 

The Portland Press Herald

Westbrook voters to decide on councilor, three school committee seats...

Ranked-choice voting for local elections is also on the November ballot....

 2021-09-21 18:30 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Amazon relaxes marijuana policies as it pushes support for federal legalization...

Amazon has announced several policy changes regarding marijuana use, and the tech giant is also planning to push for federal legalization of the drug....

 2021-09-21 18:28 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Fire breaks out at Caesars Superdome in New Orleans...

The smoke was visible across New Orleans and turned to a lighter shade of gray around 12:50 p.m. CT...

 2021-09-21 18:28 

The Portland Press Herald

New arts center in downtown Waterville named after Colby president...

The Greene Block + Studios was dedicated at a ceremony Tuesday....

 2021-09-21 18:28 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Police officer receives kidney from fellow Mo. officer who was killed in the line of duty...

A Missouri police officer received a kidney from another officer who was killed in the line of duty....

 2021-09-21 18:28 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Human remains found at Lewiston solid waste facility, police say...

Maine State Police are investigating the discovery of human remains at the solid waste facility in Lewiston....

 2021-09-21 18:25 

The Portland Press Herald

Patriots notebook: Team to honor Julian Edelman at halftime Sunday against the Saints...

Receiver Julian Edelman retired after last season, but fans who could not see him last year with empty stadiums will be able to give him a proper sendoff....

 2021-09-21 18:18 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Is your cloth mask protecting you from COVID-19? Experts explain how you can check...

Wearing masks has become a part of life over the last year and a half but with the more contagious delta variant, how can you be sure your cloth mask is still protecting you?...

 2021-09-21 18:15 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

McDonald's is giving its Happy Meal toys a makeover...

This comes two years after the fast food giant faced backlash over environmental concerns....

 2021-09-21 18:14 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Maine college gets largest gift in history for music school...

Philanthropist D. Suzi Osher has given the $10 million gift to University of Southern Maine....

 2021-09-21 18:12 

The Portland Press Herald

Biden pledges 'relentless diplomacy' on global challenges in address at UN...

President Biden is facing a healthy measure of skepticism from allies during his week of high-level diplomacy as he summons allies to quickly address the festering issues of the COVID-19 pandemic, climate change and human rights abuses....

 2021-09-21 18:08 

WFVX

[ FOX Bangor ]

Husson spreads suicide awareness across campus...

BANGOR September is recognized annually as Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Husson University is kicking off the school year by... The post Husson spreads suicide awareness across campus appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2021-09-21 18:05 

The Portland Press Herald

Human remains discovered at Lewiston landfill...

Detectives and the medical examiner recovered remains that will undergo post-mortem examination....

 2021-09-21 17:59 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine House speaker joins push to defend abortion rights...

Ryan Fecteau is one of almost 900 state lawmakers in the country who signed on to an amicus brief in support of abortion rights in the Dobbs vs. Women's Health Organization court case....

 2021-09-21 17:54 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Officer consoles 1-year-old after parents arrested for overdose in car...

Police in North Carolina photographed an officer comforting a toddler whose parents had overdosed on heroin. They posted that picture on social media, where it has generated hundreds of comments....

 2021-09-21 17:53 

The Portland Press Herald

NFL notebook: Cleveland receiver Landry to miss at least three games with knee injury...

Jarvis Landry was placed on IR with a sprained knee ligament and his streak catching at least two passes in 111 straight games will come to an end....

 2021-09-21 17:49 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Human remains found at solid waste facility in Lewiston...

LEWISTON (WGME) -- Maine State Police say human remains were found in Lewiston Tuesday morning. The body was found around 8:50 a. m. at the solid waste facility on River Road. Police say the remains have been taken to the Office of Chief Medical Examiner....

 2021-09-21 17:49 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Human remains found at solid waste facility in Lewiston...

LEWISTON (WGME) -- Maine State Police say human remains were found in Lewiston Tuesday morning. The body was found around 8:50 a. m. at the solid waste facility on River Road. Police say the remains have been taken to the Office of Chief Medical Examiner....

 2021-09-21 17:44 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Some vaccine clinics are fighting flu and COVID-19 at the same time...

Can you get a flu shot and a COVID-19 vaccine at the same time? Hear from people working the clinics that offer both....

 2021-09-21 17:41 

Newscentermaine.com

Continuing a craft once thriving in the cities of Lewiston and Auburn...

According to Museum L-A, the cities of Lewiston and Auburn were once thriving with shoe factories, employing 8,000 workers in the 20s....

 2021-09-21 17:41 

The Portland Press Herald

Options shrink for Haitian migrants straddling Texas border...

More than 6,000 Haitians and other migrants had been removed from an encampment at Del Rio, Texas....

 2021-09-21 17:39 

The Portland Press Herald

RSU 21 reports 92 percent vaccination rate among school building employees...

Central Office and other staff rates are lower, reducing the overall total to 81 percent as of Sept. 16....

 2021-09-21 17:23 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

6 tribes sue Wisconsin to try to stop November wolf hunt...

The tribal lawsuit comes three weeks after a coalition of wildlife advocacy groups sued to stop Wisconsin's wolf hunt this fall and void a state law mandating annual hunts....

 2021-09-21 17:19 

The Portland Press Herald

NBA notebook: Ben Simmons not planning to report to 76ers' training camp...

According to reports, Philadelphia guard Ben Simmons after playoff shooting frustrations last season will not play again for the 76ers....

 2021-09-21 17:06 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Kale recall issued due to listeria concerns...

Several brands of kale have been recalled after a customer reported that the product tested positive for listeria....

 2021-09-21 16:57 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

See where Maine ranked among best, worst states for teachers...

The financial website WalletHub has released its annual rankings for best and worst states for teachers. See where Maine ranks....

 2021-09-21 16:47 

Newscentermaine.com

Maine parents split on announcement from Pfizer that its COVID-19 vaccine is safe and effective for kids ages 5 to 11...

The pharmaceutical company said Monday that trials of kids ages 5 to 11 showed they displayed similar immune response as older populations, despite lower doses....

 2021-09-21 16:42 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Lawmakers attempt to revive nationwide eviction moratorium...

Eviction filings have begun to tick up since the moratorium was lifted but most advocates said a surge in actual evictions is still weeks away....

 2021-09-21 16:38 

The Portland Press Herald

Dashboard Confessional, Dispatch cancel tours, including stops at State Theatre...

The bands, scheduled to perform in Portland, made the decision out of concern about spreading COVID-19....

 2021-09-21 16:37 

The Portland Press Herald

Volunteers needed to help monitor rockweed along Midcoast...

The Schoodic Institute and Kennebec Estuary Land Trust will host a training session at Reid State Park in Georgetown on Saturday, Oct. 2 from 1:30-4:30 p.m. regarding how to gather information on rockweed at sites along the coast. The monitoring program i...

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