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Navy delays start of new shipyard communications system

The U.S. Navy is delaying the start of a new communications system at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery because of unexpected problems caused by interference. 

Published: Sat, 06 Feb 2016 15:20:16 GMT

Three more earthquakes reported near Maine border

Three minor earthquakes were measured Friday near the Maine-Canada border, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

Published: Sat, 06 Feb 2016 13:17:49 GMT

Snow-covered roads leave drivers stranded from York to Midcoast

Although it’s February, Friday’s winter weather seems to have caught many drivers off guard.

Published: Sat, 06 Feb 2016 07:24:19 GMT

Sanders, Clinton headline New Hampshire event

Voter turnout will play a big role in Tuesday’s New Hampshire primary, and Democratic leaders tried to energize their base Friday night in Manchester.

Published: Sat, 06 Feb 2016 07:21:39 GMT

6-year-old girl dies after being hit, pinned by falling tree limb

A 6-year-old Massachusetts girl died Friday when she became pinned under a tree limb that snapped and fell 35 feet under the weight of heavy snow.

Published: Sat, 06 Feb 2016 02:05:57 GMT

Waldoboro man charged with kidnapping, assault

A Waldoboro man who was charged with kidnapping and assault could be released on bail.

Published: Sat, 06 Feb 2016 01:59:52 GMT

Town-by-town: How much snow fell where you live?

An ocean storm brought several inches of snow to southern and central Maine on Friday.

Published: Sat, 06 Feb 2016 01:43:15 GMT

Warm weather forces shortened toboggan championships

Warm weather in Maine has forced the National Toboggan Championships to be postponed on Friday, shortened to one day and moved to a new location.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:58:04 GMT

New ordinance requires Bath building owners to remove icicles

Building owners in downtown Bath are now required to remove icicles from their properties as part of a new city ordinance.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 23:42:57 GMT

Baldacci drops out of race for Maine's 2nd Congressional District

Bangor City Councilor Joe Baldacci has dropped out of the race for the Democratic nomination for Maine's 2nd Congressional District.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 21:50:11 GMT

Singing principal belts out Adele hit to cancel school

A Rhode Island school principal has again wowed his students with a parody of Adele’s hit song to announce that school was closed Friday.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:29:29 GMT

Winter weather advisories upgraded to winter storm warnings for much of area

Winter weather advisories for much of the area have been upgraded to winter storm warnings as storm moves through Maine.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:20:34 GMT

Storm causes dozens of crashes across area

Crashes are being reported Friday morning as a snow storm makes for slick travel conditions during the morning commute.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 20:20:10 GMT

Bridgestone-Firestone recalls over 36,000 truck tires

Bridgestone-Firestone North America is recalling nearly more than 36,000 heavy truck tires in the U.S. and Canada because the tread can separate from the body and cause the tires to fail.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 19:32:20 GMT

Police look for driver involved in two high-speed chases, crash

Maine State Police said they are looking for a man involved in two-high speed chases who later crashed into a tree.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 18:05:37 GMT

Portland declares citywide parking ban

Portland officials have declared a citywide parking ban due to the snowstorm.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 17:24:58 GMT

Police: Trio trades stolen grow lights for heroin

Maine State Police allege three people stole grow lights and then traded the items for heroin.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 16:38:16 GMT

Modular home falls off truck in Windham

Drivers are being asked to use caution Friday morning in Windham after a modular home fell off its carrier.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 15:21:48 GMT

Clinton, Sanders debate for final time before NH primary

Once again, the debate between the Democratic presidential candidates turned into a fight over who is more progressive and the bigger underdog, a theme carrying over from Wednesday night's town hall meeting in Derry.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 05:18:06 GMT

Car lands on roof after crash in Portland

A car rolled onto its roof after a crash on Outer Congress Street in Portland Thursday night.

Published: Fri, 05 Feb 2016 02:44:01 GMT