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Snow making it easier for thieves to target homes

Ogunquit police are investigating break-ins at several properties in the area.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:04:31 GMT

Debate over seat belt law heats up in Augusta

Buckling up may no longer be law in Maine if a bill from state Sen. Eric Brakey moves forward.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 21:00:18 GMT

Breakfast cookoff kicks off Maine Restaurant Week

The annual Maine Restaurant Week kicked off Friday morning with the Incredible Breakfast Cook-Off.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 18:49:32 GMT

Portland school, BMV closed due to water main break

The Bureau of Motor Vehicles office in Portland and Presumpscot Elementary School are closed Friday due to a water main break.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:36:21 GMT

Driver arrested after 12-mile turnpike chase

A late night turnpike chase ended in Saco with the arrest of the driver on Thursday.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:27:23 GMT

'You want a cookie?' Roadside pig encounter goes viral

A pig named Buster busts out of his yard in the Penobscot County town of Bradford and has a hilarious encounter with a driver.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 13:03:10 GMT

'It was like one mass' Off-duty EMT describes massive pileup

Allen Nygren was driving home after a 24-hour shift with the Waterville Fire Department when he came across Wednesday's 75-car pileup. He jumped into action.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:27:58 GMT

Equipment problems hamper Lewiston snow cleanup

Replacement parts are on order for the large snow blowers used by the city of Lewiston, putting off cleanup of the Main Street area.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 04:32:04 GMT

Social media users debate: What is the color of this dress?

On a day when two llamas running amok in Arizona took over the Internet, a new trending topic hit the web Thursday evening.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 02:58:13 GMT

LePage, attorney general dispute reaches Maine Supreme Court

A fight between Republican Gov. Paul LePage and Democratic Attorney General Janet Mills lands in Maine's highest court Thursday morning.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:42:23 GMT

Mainers see gas price bump

Gasoline has gone up from $2 to $2.30 in the last month, with another spike coming as refineries switch to summer-grade gasoline.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:26:28 GMT

Snow damage closes Wilton post office

Wilton's post office is closed until further notice because of structural damage to the roof.

Published: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 00:23:06 GMT

Bill banning 'revenge porn' has bipartisan backing

The Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence supports legislation banning the dissemination of intimate pictures or video of people online without their consent.

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:36:43 GMT

Truck crashes into Yarmouth post office

A pickup truck crashed into the post office in Yarmouth Thursday afternoon.

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:00:00 GMT

I-95 pileup likely largest crash in state history

State police say they are still investigating a 70-car pileup on Interstate 95 in Maine and they are doubtful it will be resolved quickly.

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:53:21 GMT

Unplowed driveway hampers firefighters' efforts to save burning home

A home in Woolwich destroyed by fire could have been saved, but because of all the snow, only a pile of rubble remains.

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:16:06 GMT

Book looks at Portland's history through pictures

The city of Portland has seen a lot of changes over the centuries, but many things have stayed the same. Photographer and author John Moon has documented it all in a coffee table book called City By The Sea II.

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:39:47 GMT

Portland holds housing talk

The city council's housing and community development committee began a public forum on Wednesday night to discuss policies to promote residential development and how to deal with the workforce housing shortage.

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 12:04:19 GMT

Fire levels Hebron barn

Firefighters arrive to find a barn consumed by flames in Hebron on Wednesday afternoon.

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 03:41:51 GMT

Roof collapse destroys toys for kids in need

A warehouse roof that collapsed from the weight of this winter's snow has created a serious problem for a local charity.

Published: Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:47:50 GMT