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Magazine names Jetport one of nation's top airports

On the busiest travel day of the year, officials at the Portland Jetport announced the airport been named one of the nation’s best by Conde Nast Traveler.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 18:05:44 GMT

NH woman with late-stage cancer now able to buy medical marijuana in Maine

New Hampshire health officials have approved a lung cancer patient's application for an identification card that will allow her to buy medical marijuana in Maine.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 18:03:17 GMT

Bullet fragment hits friend after woman attempts to shoot coyote

York County sheriff's deputies responded to an accidental discharge of a weapon Tuesday, which resulted in a woman's hand being injured.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 16:21:12 GMT

Wood turners carve bowls for good cause

A group of amateur wood turners will be carving bowls this weekend to raise money for the Good Shepherd Food Bank.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:45:50 GMT

Police searching for 'Mark' and 'Ken' in store break-in

Police are asking for the public's help in identifying two men who were seen on surveillance video breaking into the Waldoboro Smoke Shop and heard on the video saying two names.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:56:25 GMT

Tanker truck crash slows traffic on Route 112 in Saco

Route 112 in Saco will be closed at times Wednesday morning after a tanker truck crash.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:47:13 GMT

New York man charged in Augusta killing due in court

A New York man is charged with killing another man inside an apartment on Washington Street in Augusta on Monday night.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:16:23 GMT

Jogger kicks puppy 4 feet into air, owner says

Augusta police are investigating after the owner of a puppy reported that a jogger kicked her puppy 4-feet into the air on Monday.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 06:33:45 GMT

Exclusive: MacCalister explains deadly supermarket attack in police interview

Connor MacCalister explains to police detectives why she killed a woman in a Saco supermarket in August during her first interrogation after being arrested.

Published: Wed, 25 Nov 2015 00:25:31 GMT

No ice skating on Portland pond this winter

A project to clean up a Portland pond is putting a damper on a favorite winter tradition.

Published: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 23:58:50 GMT

ACLU sues MaineCare over abortion coverage

The American Civil Liberties Union of Maine filed a lawsuit Tuesday against MaineCare, challenging the exclusion of abortion coverage.

Published: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 23:41:34 GMT

Heroin takes devastating toll on mind, body

A recovering heroin addict and a doctor who treats addicts talk about the drug's affects on the body and mind.

Published: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 20:20:04 GMT

Police looking for Saco man who walked away from nursing home

A man who walked away from Evergreen Manor in Saco late Tuesday morning has been found safe Saco police said.

Published: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 19:11:33 GMT

Nearly two-thirds of Mainers fail fraud quiz

The AARP Fraud Network says 63 percent of Mainers failed a quiz about fraud and safe shopping practices.

Published: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 18:22:51 GMT

First Mainer dies of Eastern equine encephalitis

The Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention has announced the ever first human death from Eastern equine encephalitis in Maine.

Published: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:49:44 GMT

Jack Cosgrove steps down as UMaine football coach

University of Maine football coach Jack Cosgrove is stepping down to take a new position at the school.

Published: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 13:40:33 GMT

King to host event focusing on prescription painkillers

Sen. Angus King is convening a second round table discussion focusing on the state's opiate epidemic.

Published: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:12:24 GMT

Attempted purse-snatching in York caught on camera

Police have arrested the people involved in an attempted purse-snatching in York.

Published: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 04:10:22 GMT

State looks to ban SNAP beneficiaries from buying soda, candy

The Maine Department of Health and Human Services submitted a formal request to prohibit candy and soft drinks from eligible Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program purchases.

Published: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 01:57:23 GMT

Maine Dept. of Labor helping former Tim Hortons employees find new jobs

Former Tim Hortons employees are scrambling to find new jobs after several locations in southern and central Maine closed without warning last week.

Published: Tue, 24 Nov 2015 01:29:00 GMT