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 2021-09-22 13:46 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Patients in Maine's crowded hospitals have been treated in hallways during COVID-19 surge...

(BDN) -- Patients have been diverted from Maine hospitals or treated in hallways over the past few weeks as record COVID-19 hospitalizations continue to stress the health care system. A record number of 225 people were hospitalized with COVID-19 on Tuesda...

 2021-09-22 13:41 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Man searches for boy in photo found in rubble of 9/11...

Twenty years later, he still has the photo frame wrapped up in the very handkerchief he had with him that night....

 2021-09-22 13:35 

The Portland Press Herald

The Maine Idea: After Roe, the Court won't be main actor...

Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer is currently on a tour to promote his new book, "The Authority of the Court and the Peril of Politics." His thesis: The public misperceives the court's role, and mistakenly attributes decision-making to des...

 2021-09-22 13:31 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

UN health agency sets higher, tougher bar for air quality...

The U.N. health agency released its revised Air Quality Guidelines on Wednesday as climate change is a leading topic at the U.N. General Assembly in New York....

 2021-09-22 13:19 

WFVX

[ FOX Bangor ]

Maine sees 614 new COVID-19 cases, 5 more deaths...

AUGUSTA — The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday that another 614 COVID-19 cases have been reported... The post Maine sees 614 new COVID-19 cases, 5 more deaths appeared first on WVII / Fox Bangor ....

 2021-09-22 13:17 

The Portland Press Herald

Reward offered in unsolved Caribou homicide from 2015...

The brother of victim Kenneth Zernicke raised $10,000 for information about the unsolved case....

 2021-09-22 13:04 

Newscentermaine.com

Yarmouth teacher accepted into national program to teach about peace-building...

Every year since 2015, a handful of teachers nationwide have been selected for the year-long 'Peace Teachers Program' through the United States Institute of Peace....

 2021-09-22 12:57 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Doctor cleared of COVID-19 vaccine theft sues Harris County...

The lawsuit filed on Dr. Hasan Gokal's behalf seeks unspecified damages....

 2021-09-22 12:56 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

'Do the right thing': Brother of Maine homicide victim offers $10,000 reward...

CARIBOU (WGME) -- The brother of a Caribou homicide victim is pleading for information and is now offering a $10,000 reward. On the evening of September 24, 2015, crews responded to a house fire on Lyndon Street in Caribou. On the evening of September 24,...

 2021-09-22 12:56 

WGME

[ Maine ]

'Do the right thing': Brother of Maine homicide victim offers $10,000 reward...

CARIBOU (WGME) -- The brother of a Caribou homicide victim is pleading for information and is now offering a $10,000 reward. On the evening of September 24, 2015, crews responded to a house fire on Lyndon Street in Caribou. On the evening of September 24,...

 2021-09-22 12:49 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

High school football player dies after suffering a serious head injury...

Tyler Christman was on life support when his family took part in a "hero walk," a ceremonial event to honor a patient before an organ donation....

 2021-09-22 12:48 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

One of four public officials in Lebanon recalled following stolen pot plants controversy...

LEBANON (WGME) -- Residents in Lebanon voted to recall one of four controversial town leaders. By a vote of 460 to 417, residents voted to recall select board chairman Charles "Chuck" Russell, Jr. [Lebanon voters split on recall of town selectmen ...

 2021-09-22 12:48 

WGME

[ Maine ]

One of four public officials in Lebanon recalled following stolen pot plants controversy...

LEBANON (WGME) -- Residents in Lebanon voted to recall one of four controversial town leaders. By a vote of 460 to 417, residents voted to recall select board chairman Charles "Chuck" Russell, Jr. [Lebanon voters split on recall of town selectmen ...

 2021-09-22 12:47 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

LePage to hold rally to kick off campaign for Maine governor...

Former Gov. Paul LePage on Wednesday will officially kick off his campaign to reclaim his old job with a rally in Augusta....

 2021-09-22 12:39 

The Portland Press Herald

Maine reports 614 new cases of COVID-19, 5 additional deaths...

Dr. Nirav Shah, director of Maine CDC, will brief the media at 2 p.m. today...

 2021-09-22 12:33 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

FBI asks for the public's help in finding Gabby Petito's fiance as new details emerge...

Petito's remains were found Sunday in an undeveloped camping area in Bridger-Teton National Forest on the eastern edge of Grand Teton National Park in Wyoming, officials said....

 2021-09-22 12:32 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Potato Pickers Special...

Wednesday, Sept. 22nd Potato Pickers Highlights: Part One...

 2021-09-22 12:31 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Potato Pickers Special...

Wednesday, Sept. 22nd Potato Pickers Highlights: Part Two...

 2021-09-22 12:21 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Disappearances of Indigenous women get less attention than Gabby Petito's case, advocates say...

With so much attention on Gabby Petito, some Native Americans have questioned why missing women in their communities have received so little attention in comparison....

 2021-09-22 12:09 

Newscentermaine.com

Former Governor Paul LePage to officially launch re-election campaign with Augusta rally...

Doors will open at 4:30 p.m. at the Augusta Civic Center for former Governor Paul LePage's rally to officially launch his 2022 gubernatorial election campaign....

 2021-09-22 12:03 

The Portland Press Herald

Letters to the Editor...

Thank you for pickleball push To the editor, Thank you Bill Case for your persistence in pushing for pickleball courts in Kennebunkport. Thank you also to the town for providing funds to resurface and line the Beachwood Avenue Rotary Park tennis courts to...

 2021-09-22 11:57 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Weather on the Web...

Weather on the Web Wednesday, Sep. 22nd - Morning Edition...

 2021-09-22 11:57 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Crucial COVID-19 booster decisions ahead from FDA, CDC...

An advisory panel of the Food and Drug Administration has already rejected a plan to give Pfizer COVID-19 boosters to most Americans....

 2021-09-22 11:47 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Teen pleads guilty in killing of college student Tessa Majors in NYC park...

One of two teens charged as adults in the fatal stabbing of a college student in a New York City park pleaded guilty Tuesday to murder and robbery charges....

 2021-09-22 11:30 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

COVID-19 vaccines are on the way for younger kids. Here's how they're different...

Here's what you need to know about COVID-19 vaccines for younger children....

 2021-09-22 11:20 

The Portland Press Herald

Kennebunk public service campaign aimed at speed scofflaws...

Motorists urged to set an example and be 'ambassadors of traffic calming.'...

 2021-09-22 11:19 

WPFO

[ FOX Portland, ME ]

Maine budget surplus exceeded goals for August, Gov, Mills says...

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine's state government had a budget surplus of more than $40 million for the month of August, officials with the governor's office said Tuesday. The office of Democratic Gov. Janet Mills said the $42. 4 million surplu...

 2021-09-22 11:19 

WGME

[ Maine ]

Maine budget surplus exceeded goals for August, Gov, Mills says...

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine's state government had a budget surplus of more than $40 million for the month of August, officials with the governor's office said Tuesday. The office of Democratic Gov. Janet Mills said the $42. 4 million surplu...

 2021-09-22 11:18 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Anti-vaccination funeral home advertisement went viral, but it's not what it seems...

David Oakley's digital billboard message was likely seen by thousands of people in uptown Charlotte Sunday afternoon. Even more people saw pictures of the billboard on social media....

 2021-09-22 11:15 

WMTW

[ Maine ]

Cloudy, humid and some drizzle...

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

 2021-09-22 11:09 

WAGM

[ Presque Isle ]

Suspects in Kristin Smart disappearance could face trial...

Paul Flores, 44, a former California Polytechnic State University student, is charged with murder and his father, Ruben Flores, 80, is charged as an accessory for allegedly helping to bury her body. Both have pleaded not guilty....

 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...

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