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These are the best and worst moments of the Patriots’ dynasty, ac...

Patriots fans share the best and worst plays, games, and controversies of the team's decades-long reign. Read more on

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Leading Joshua Chamberlain scholar urges...

Monday’s story about renaming currently Confederate-monikered federal military installations after our own Union icon, Joshua Chamberlain, generated a number of passionate reader responses. Some folks explained thoughtful,

US high court won’t stop vaccines for Ma...

The U.S. Supreme Court declined Tuesday to hear an emergency appeal of a vaccine requirement imposed on Maine health care workers, the latest defeat for opponents of vaccine

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'The city has embraced me': Pistons' Jer...

The numbers are just numbers, but what the Pistons will need most from Grant this season will be leadership, both on and off the court, in Motown.

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Joe Gormley at the double as bench saves...

Cliftonville’s bench came to the rescue to spare Paddy McLaughlin’s side’s blushes at a rainswept Solitude last night.

Business 2 Business Showcase held in Waterville

The Mid-Maine Chamber of Commerce hosted their annual Business 2 Business Showcase Tuesday in Waterville at the new Harold Alfond Athletics and Recreation Center on the Colby College campus.

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LifeFlight helicopter struck by ambulanc...

A LifeFlight helicopter that was damaged early Monday morning when it was struck by a slow-moving ambulance likely will need a rotor blade replaced but could return to service by Wednesday evening. Thomas Judge,

Portland, Oregon, grapples with a record...

In a metropolis wracked by gang violence, fear and frustration have settled over Oregon's largest city as bystanders get caught in the crossfire.

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Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard reiterates desire to remain in Port...

Portland Trail Blazers guard Damian Lillard said Tuesday that he isn’t leaving Portland and that his goals remain what they’ve always been. “I want to be MVP,” he told reporters Tuesday following the team’s final practice before the start of the regular season Wednesday against Sacramento at the Moda Center.

Ignatian Year celebration set for Portla...

The Jesuits of Maine and Our Lady of Hope Parish in Portland invite all to attend a celebration of the Ignatian Year (May 20, 2021, to July

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Power ranking the Top 10 players in the ...

Week 7 in the SEC brought another big win for No. 1 Georgia, which rolls into its bye week with an almost flawless defense and an improving offense that just posted 30 on a terrific Kentucky defense.

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Youth Deer Day kicks off important seaso...

While archery season is underway right now, Maine’s deer season kicks off in large part this weekend with Youth Hunting Day.

Maine reports 883 new cases of COVID-19 over a 3-day period

Maine on Tuesday reported 883 new cases of COVID-19 over a three-day period, and seven additional deaths. The state does not report cases over the weekend, so Tuesday’s numbers reflect cases from Saturday,

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CMP warns of expensive delays if Maine p...

Suspension of the project’s license for at least nine months would make it impossible for CMP to meet its December 2023 target date to complete the project, said Thorn Dickinson, CEO and president of NECEC Transmission LLC.

Yes on Question 2, but Maine still needs...

"Voters should approve this bond, but they should also expect their elected leaders to agree on additional and better ways of paying for the big backlog of construction projects."

Question 3 sidesteps important issues around hunger in Maine

"Ensuring people’s access to safe, nutritious, and culturally important food is important. But it isn’t simple. And by framing the right to food primarily in terms of individuals’ freedom of choice, Question 3 sidesteps some important issues that are currently facing the state,

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Our View: Maine lobster rules should be ...

A federal judge rightly finds that the government needs more than guesswork to issue its whale protection plan.

Gov. Mills announces $139 million in spe...

Investments include $20 million for a new small business grant program, $39 million to help lower monthly health insurance premiums and $80 million to replenish the state's unemployment trust fund.

Maine bowhunters must now get permission to hunt near others’ hom...

The new law prohibits a bowhunter on someone else’s property from discharging an arrow within 100 yards of a building, or residential dwelling on that land, without the permission of the owner.

UMF to host Maine Hunger Dialogue Oct. 2...

FARMINGTON — Helping Maine College students fight hunger is a critical issue throughout the state. With that in mind, the University of Maine at

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Gov. Mills stops in Lewiston to unveil ‘...

The governor announced $139 million in spending in front of DaVinci's Eatery before visiting several businesses downtown.

Maine potato harvesters are having a good year

Maine’s potato harvesters are having a good year growing one of the state’s most important agriculture crops. The state is usually around the ninth-biggest potato producing state in the country with a crop of close to 2 billion pounds.

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Maine's Best Skier Responds To Candide M...

While the ski community worldwide celebrated Candide’s latest clip straight lining a mogul field, Donny Pelleitier aka Maine’s best skier was decidedly unimpressed. One word

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National Articles
Fans Jokingly Request 'National Security...

As Betty White nears her 100th birthday, fans on Twitter jokingly demanded "national security protection" for the actress and comedian. We offer extra ideas on how to protect and celebrate this national treasure.

Here Are the Holiday Shipping Deadlines ...

The three biggest carriers—United States Postal Service (USPS), FedEx, and United Parcels Service (UPS)—have announced deadlines for December 25 deliveries.

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Butterball Recalls 14,000 Pounds of Ground Turkey Due to Plastic ...

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) and Butterball issued the recall after receiving complaints of blue pieces of plastic being found in the turkey.

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Plane Engulfed in Flames After Crashing ...

An investigation is currently underway following a plane crash in Texas on Tuesday morning. According to reports, 21 people were on board—18 passengers and three crew members.

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2021 Hallmark Christmas Movie Drinking G...

Nothing says the holiday season quite like a cheesy, overly dramatic Hallmark Christmas movie. Allow me to introduce the 2021 Hallmark Christmas Movie Drinking Game, created by yours truly. Please drink responsibly.

White Vans Sales See 7,800% Increase Thanks to 'Squid Game'

Vans has seen a 7,800% increase in sales ever since "Squid Game" premiered on Netflix in September—and they're selling out very fast!

Heinz Selling Halloween-Themed Ketchup a...

For Halloween, Heinz is doubling down by launching a “blood” version of their ketchup, along with some ketchup-friendly costumes.

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Review: Despite Flaws, We Lowkey Love 'N...

Daniel Craig's latest and last installment of his James Bond series, "No Time to Die," is an operatic send-off for what might be our best Bond ever, and certainly, our most human.

TikTok Hack Claims to Remove the Taste of Alcohol

The latest TikTok hack sees users adding a small amount of baking soda, a pinch of salt, and some water to vodka or tequila, and having it remove the taste of alcohol!

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Trick-or-Treaters With Special Needs: An...

How to make sure all the kids, especially those with special needs, enjoy Halloween night.

Former US president Bill Clinton in hosp...

Former US president Bill Clinton was in hospital with an infection on Thursday, a spokesman for the 75-year-old said. Doctors said Clinton was responding well at the center in Irvine, California. The infection was not connected to the coronavirus.

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4 'Squid Game' Masks for Your Last-Minute Halloween Costume

Did you love the Korean horror thriller, "Squid Game?" Check out these inexpensive masks that will have you looking like you're part of the show.

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