Maine

» Auto updated continuously

 2021-09-22 11:09 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

President Biden doubling global vaccine order, will urge 70% world vaccination rate within year...

To date, the U.S. has supplied at least 160 million shots to more than 100 countries, which is more donations than the rest of the world combined....

 2021-09-22 10:50 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Top US military officer holds talks with Russian counterpart...

The daylong session in the Finland's capital between Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Gen. Valery Gerasimov, chief of the Russian General Staff, comes at a crucial time after the U.S. military withdrawal from Afghanist...

 2021-09-22 10:33 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

5-year-old who lost all his toys in Hurricane Ida overwhelmed by donations...

"The world is the best," Pennington Hebert said....

 2021-09-22 10:24 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Caught on Camera: Deer rescued from pool in Old Town...

A deer was rescued from a swimming pool in Old Town. It all started when a resident tried to shoo the animal away from the shrubs in her lawn. [Maine's fall foliage season expected to be better than last year]As the deer ran away, it fell into the poo...

 2021-09-22 10:24 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Caught on Camera: Deer rescued from pool in Old Town...

A deer was rescued from a swimming pool in Old Town. It all started when a resident tried to shoo the animal away from the shrubs in her lawn. [Maine's fall foliage season expected to be better than last year]As the deer ran away, it fell into the poo...

 2021-09-22 10:19 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Woman found dead in freezer was ex-LA sheriff's detective...

No arrests have been made since the body was discovered on Sunday in Riverside after another relative asked police to check on the older woman....

 2021-09-22 10:07 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Biden doubling vaccine purchase, calls for more global shots...

Aid groups have warned that the persistent vaccine inequities risk extending the global pandemic, and that could lead to new and more dangerous variants....

 2021-09-22 10:00 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Former Gov. Paul LePage launches campaign for a third term...

Former two-term Republican Governor Paul LePage will officially kick off his campaign Wednesday night to take on Governor Janet Mills. Under Maine's term limit rules, LePage can run again in 2022 because he sat out one full term. [Former Governor Paul...

 2021-09-22 10:00 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Former Gov. Paul LePage launches campaign for a third term...

Former two-term Republican Governor Paul LePage will officially kick off his campaign Wednesday night to take on Governor Janet Mills. Under Maine's term limit rules, LePage can run again in 2022 because he sat out one full term. [Former Governor Paul...

 2021-09-22 10:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Leonard Pitts: You can starve an ideal for only so long before you kill it...

On Biden's watch, images of Border Patrol agents running down Haitian migrants are both appalling and disappointing....

 2021-09-22 09:25 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Mom who nearly died of COVID-19 meets newborn weeks after birth...

Pregnant and recently pregnant people are at an increased risk for severe illness from the virus, according to the CDC, and vaccination is recommended....

 2021-09-22 09:21 

Newscentermaine.com

'Soul-crushing': US COVID-19 deaths are topping 1,900 a day...

COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. have climbed to an alarming rate for the first time since early March....

 2021-09-22 09:20 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Ad for 'funeral home' spreads message to the unvaccinated...

"I just feel like conventional advertising is not working. Like, just regular messages that say 'Get the Shot' or 'Go Get Vaccinated,' they just kind of blend in with everything else. We wanted to do something that saw it from a differ...

 2021-09-22 09:01 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Maine's fall foliage season expected to be better than last year...

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- Wednesday marks the first official day of fall and Maine's Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry says we are expecting a better year for fall foliage. CBS13 spoke with the fall foliage spokesperson for the state about ...

 2021-09-22 09:01 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Maine's fall foliage season expected to be better than last year...

AUGUSTA (WGME) -- Wednesday marks the first official day of fall and Maine's Department of Agriculture, Conservation and Forestry says we are expecting a better year for fall foliage. CBS13 spoke withGale Ross, the fall foliage spokesperson for the Ma...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Peter Funt: Come on, Amazon, make service a prime concern...

Dear Jeff Bezos: Here's what Amazon emailed me after a relatively small matter developed into a giant headache: "Your feedback is helping us build Earth's Most Customer-Centric Company." That's a heck of a line, and until now I thought...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Some of the lives lost to COVID-19 in Maine...

A 40-year-old BIW worker. A trail-blazing grandmother. A former Afghan general. Here are vignettes of 10 Mainers who died battling the coronavirus....

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

The Wrap: Thai Esaan closes indefinitely, and SoPo Seafood opens...

Portland to get a golf-themed sports bar and restaurant, Maine Lobster Week is underway, and a fermenting guru speaks...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: It's worth getting vaccinated to avoid cost of COVID...

According to the National Institutes of Health, the average cost for the first day in an intensive care unit is $10,974. Even for people with good insurance, their maximum out-of-pocket cost (co-pay) will be reached in one day! The cost for an extended ho...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Commentary: Are COVID-19 boosters ethical, with half the world waiting for a first shot?...

Should countries that can afford COVID-19 booster vaccines offer them to residents if scientists recommend them? The director-general of the World Health Organization, Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, has made his position clear, calling for countries to impos...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

From the Chamber: What comes next? Chamber priorities this fall...

We've had a few weeks to settle into our "regular" schedule with summer behind us, and as we do, we look to what the future holds. For our chamber of commerce, the future continues to be a mishmash of many different things. It's truly the ...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: Cumberland County Jail inmate unfairly denied access to medications...

This is so alarming, that I am at a loss as to where to go. Someone I know was picked up on a traffic violation and taken to the Cumberland County Jail. That is not my complaint. This person, however, takes multiple medications for thyroid, depression and...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Jim Fossel: Parties challenged to recruit Maine State House hopefuls...

Personal attacks, partisanship, gridlock and intraparty squabbles all are factors that deter would-be candidates....

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

COVID-19 exacts a painful toll in Maine, shouldered largely by state's eldest...

Mainers 60 or older account for more than 91 percent of the state's 1,000-plus deaths....

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

People & Business: Sept. 22...

'Fore' a good cause Recognition Portland-based Perkins Thompson attorneys have been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2022: David C. Johnson, The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, banking and finance, corporate and real estate law; J...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Another View: Withdrawal of ATF nomination shows just how powerful firearm lobby remains...

Even a man with exemplary credentials cannot lead the agency set up 'to protect communities from violent criminals, criminal organizations' and 'the illegal use and trafficking of firearms.'...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter: Pot shop in town center could ruin Bowdoinham's character...

I am mortified that our town planning board would even consider allowing the intent of a resident to transform his construction of a bed & breakfast into a "pot shop" — in the center of town. My family moved here in the '70s to escape th...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

CMP touts customer service fixes in bid to lift state-imposed earnings penalty...

Central Maine Power says it has met or exceeded state-imposed customer service benchmarks and paid a record penalty of $10 million in revenue over 18 months....

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Commentary: It's time for Sen. Collins to support federal LGBTQ anti-bias protections...

Maine has led the nation on a journey toward acceptance of LGBTQ people voting for S.393 would continue this legacy....

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Our View: Maine can't prove tax credit program works...

The lack of reliable data makes it impossible to know whether a business development program was just an investor giveaway....

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine Voices: The more things change, the more they stay the same or do they?...

Unlike the Egyptians in 1177 B.C., we have the science and technology to mitigate the climate crisis, as long as we have the political will....

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: High time for a presidential prime-time address...

The chief executive's typical late-afternoon TV appearances don't reach Americans who are at work, in school or overseeing after-school activities....

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

School Notebook: Sept. 22...

Portland Public Schools students named National Merit semifinalists Portland High School senior Theresa Conroy and Deering High School senior Jove Emmons have been named semifinalists in the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Program. The students now have t...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Letter to the editor: CMP corridor forces industrialization of Enchanted Forest...

We've witnessed the start of destruction to Maine's "Enchanted Forest" on the Spencer Road. "Enchanted" has been the actual name of this area for decades. Enchanted Forest, Enchanted Pond, the Lower and Upper Enchanted Road. It'...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Pandemic Reflections A dog's life, revisited...

We first met back in May, 2020, 16 months ago. A family friend gave a dog, me, the opportunity to describe what a dog's life was like during this pandemic's first two months. Your four-legged friends share your daily moods and stress. All of our l...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Our Sustainable City Tell me that it's evolution...

Early 20th century streets were busy with electric vehicles. In fact, they accounted for around a third of all vehicles on the road. Among the early electric vehicle pioneers were Thomas Edison and Ferdinand Porsche, who saw the efficiency and potential o...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

Community News Catch the Pumpkin Patch Trolley...

Seashore Trolley Museum is hosting its 23rd annual Pumpkin Patch Trolley on Friday through Sunday Sept. 24-26 and Oct. 1-3 and Oct. 8-10. A new event date has also been added this year; Monday, Oct. 11 (Indigenous Peoples' Day). The event runs from 11...

 2021-09-22 08:00 

The Portland Press Herald

From Augusta New school year, new look for Maine students...

Fall is here again and with it, another school year for Maine students. For me, this time of year is one of my personal favorites. After all, it's football season! After not being able to play last year, I know students all across Maine are just as ex...

 2021-09-22 07:41 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

First day of fall: Why the equinox isn't as equal as you might think...

The autumn equinox marks the first official day of fall and comes from the Latin word equinoxium, meaning "equality between day and night."...

 2021-09-22 07:32 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

America's longest living married couple celebrates 86th anniversary...

The couple tied the knot in 1935 and have been inseparable ever since....

 2021-09-22 05:52 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Trump sues niece, NY Times over records behind '18 tax story...

The lawsuit accuses Mary Trump of breaching a settlement agreement by disclosing tax records she received in a dispute over family patriarch Fred Trump's estate....

 2021-09-22 05:42 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

China, US unveil separate big steps to fight climate change...

The two biggest economies and largest carbon polluters in the world announced separate financial attacks on climate change....

 2021-09-22 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Edith "Edie" Mason...

GORHAM - Edith "Edie" Mason passed away in Gorham on Monday, Sept. 20, 2021 at the age of 88, following a ......

 2021-09-22 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Dawn E. Cheetham...

Dawn E. Cheetham 1951 - 2021 TOPSHAM - Dawn E. Cheetham passed peacefully, with her loved ones at her side, on ......

 2021-09-22 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Pamela A. Wood-Robbins...

WESTBROOK - Pamela A. Wood-Robbins passed away at the Gosnell Hospice House in Scarborough, after a long illness and battle with ......

 2021-09-22 05:01 

The Portland Press Herald

Obituary: Richard "Rick" A. Stilphen...

BIDDEFORD - Mr. Richard "Rick" A. Stilphen, 60, of Biddeford, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021 following an extended illness. ......

 2021-09-22 04:21 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Hispanic Heritage Month: A celebration of heritage and culture...

Honoring Hispanic Heritage Month by celebrating the cultures and contributions of Hispanic and Latino Americans....

 2021-09-22 04:16 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

High schoolers take party bus on field trip amid driver shortage...

Districts across the nation are struggling to hire enough bus drivers to shuttle kids to school....

 2021-09-22 04:00 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Settle in for an unsettled pattern ahead...

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

 2021-09-22 03:38 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Noble and South Portland play to scoreless draw...

Noble and South Portland play to scoreless draw...

  • Need an account?  
    or