Source: Local News
Three Lewiston Police officers opened fire on an armed man in a city park on Friday night, according to the department’s chief.
Published: Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:18:04 GMT
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton appears in Maine on Friday to campaign for Rep. Mike Michaud, who wants to replace Gov. Paul LePage in the Blaine House.
Published: Sat, 25 Oct 2014 03:27:14 GMT
Republican Maine Gov. Paul LePage has raised $271,000 in the latest campaign finance reporting period and has about $361,000 in cash on hand.
Published: Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:52:01 GMT
A Bridgton police report has concluded that the driver in a double fatal crash last Sunday was under the influence and speeding.
Published: Sat, 25 Oct 2014 00:26:04 GMT
The University of Southern Maine has lost an undergraduate degree major and a graduate degree major in a round of budget-cutting.
Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:10:00 GMT
Legacy Publishing of Westbrook will lay off half of its work force within the next two weeks, a company spokesperson tells WMTW News 8's Jim Keithley.
Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 22:43:36 GMT
Maine is drying out after a fall nor’easter dumped as much as 4 inches of rain.
Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 21:26:37 GMT
Three adults and a child are treated for smoke inhalation after a fire broke out early Friday morning at their home on Cornell Avenue.
Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:07:24 GMT
The Maine State Fire Marshal's Office is investigating a fire that gutted a two-story home at 6 Wellington Drive in Rockport late Thursday night.
Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 14:53:58 GMT
The worst of a powerful storm that's been moving across Maine will soon draw to a close but not before bringing more periods of rain.
Published: Fri, 24 Oct 2014 02:51:26 GMT
Investigators said a woman was hit and killed by a tractor-trailer early Thursday morning at the Walmart parking lot on Mount Auburn Avenue.
Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 22:54:46 GMT
A 92-year-old Portland woman was rescued by two Good Samaritans after driving her car off a boat ramp in Belfast.
Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:34:29 GMT
The high surf from Thursday’s rain is keeping the U.S. Coast Guard busy. Crews responded to multiple incidents along Maine’s coast.
Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:07:33 GMT
Democrat Emily Cain will not be participating in WMTW News 8’s 2nd Congressional District debate.
Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 17:40:19 GMT
No information was available as to what departments at the University of Southern Maine 36 retiring faculty belonged.
Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 16:48:05 GMT
A Maine man's ashes that have been scattered all over the world have taken their greatest journey yet: to space.
Published: Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:57:52 GMT
It was a warm homecoming for members of Maine Air National Guard’s 243 Engineering Installation Squadron.
Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 23:14:24 GMT
A justice has ruled against a temporary restraining order to prevent members of the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife from participating in the bear hunting referendum.
Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:55:24 GMT
It's been two weeks since a hayride accident killed a girl and injured more than 20 other in Mechanic Falls.
Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:41:58 GMT
Former President George H.W. Bush and former first lady Barbara Bush are endorsing Gov. Paul LePage in his re-election bid.
Published: Wed, 22 Oct 2014 22:24:49 GMT