Police say they arrested the driver of a stolen vehicle who identified himself as Santa Claus following a nearly 50-mile chase.

Map. History of Maine conflict

25 September 2018
1 year ago
Police say they arrested the driver of a stolen vehicle who identified himself as Santa Claus following a nearly 50-mile chase.
1 year ago
Commuters traveling Beech Plains Road (Route 112) through Buxton this afternoon are being advised of "significant" delays due to a crash. Fortunately, police said there were no major injuries.
1 year ago
A man now sits behind bars, accused of murdering his longtime girlfriend. Police found the body of 51-year-old Wendy Douglass inside her home in Jay.
1 year ago
Key Bank locations in the greater Portland area are expected to resume normal operations Wednesday after a robbery threat triggered a shut down of 10 locations Tuesday morning.
As a former intern to Sen. Cohen, I enjoyed talking with Cohen Group interns, including ME students Ben Sickle, Ryan Skillern,  and  Nick Danby1 year ago
As a former intern to Sen. Cohen, I enjoyed talking with Cohen Group interns, including ME students Ben Sickle, Ryan Skillern, and Nick Danby
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A man who went for a walk Sunday and did not return home was found Monday morning by a neighbor. Peter Tomge, 87, left his home in Greenwood around noon Sunday with his two Jack Russell terriers.
1 year ago
Police: Boys threatened on social media to bring guns to Maine South High School
A dad in Maine has been arrested after troopers found him smoking pot while kids played outside naked.1 year ago
A dad in Maine has been arrested after troopers found him smoking pot while kids played outside naked.
1 year ago
Police are honoring a quick-thinking teacher who literally grabbed the wheel, when a driver had a heart attack.
1 year ago
A professional runner from Kenya who was out training on a nature trail in the woods near his home in Maine says he encountered two charging black bears but was able to outrun them during a frantic sprint to a nearby vacant house for cover.
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Police arrested a Lyman man Thursday night after they said his two young children were found wandering outside in their neighborhood. Christopher Peare, 35, had no idea his 2- and 3-year-old daughters had been missing for 90 minutes.
This is the main damage in Otisfield from the tornado on Saturday. No injuries.1 year ago
This is the main damage in Otisfield from the tornado on Saturday. No injuries.
1 year ago
Gunman kills 3 people at different locations along rural Maine road before he's fatally shot by police.
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Madison, Maine shooting at Russell Rd: 3 killed, 1 injured
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Tornado Warning including Bridgton ME, Fryeburg ME, Brownfield ME until 5:00 PM EDT
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Tornado Warning including Cumberland County, ME until 2:45 PM EDT
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Big Tyler Road in Cross Lanes was shut down for more than an hour Friday after a Kroger tractor-trailer appears to have collapsed.
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The Southern Maine Animal Control Group announced Tuesday on Facebook that one of its officers had recovered a roughly 6-foot red tail boa constrictor roaming on High Street in Biddeford.
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Investigators with the Somerset County Sheriff’s Office said a Maine man took pictures of two children and sexually assaulted them.
1 year ago
A Casco woman helped save her family from a fire Tuesday.
1 year ago
Orland, Maine shooting at Acadia Hwy: no casualities
That scene in Sanford is still very active, with crews dousing it in water, three days after it started.
State police say two 13-year-old boys, and a 12-year-old boy, are now facing arson charges, for allegedly starting Friday’s fire that destroyed the century old east building of the Stetson Trust Mill.1 year ago
That scene in Sanford is still very active, with crews dousing it in water, three days after it started. State police say two 13-year-old boys, and a 12-year-old boy, are now facing arson charges, for allegedly starting Friday’s fire that destroyed the century old east building of the Stetson Trust Mill.
1 year ago
Police say a Livermore Falls woman broke the windows of someone's car with a hammer.
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A serious crash has closed Broadturn Road. The crash was reported after 3 p.m. Wednesday.
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Coast guard searching for kayaker who sent mayday at 10:15 this morning. The man stated that he had capsized off Bois Bubert Island, which is east of Petit Manan.
1 year ago
Police issue warning about aggressive panhandler. Police said he uses his bicycle and rams into cars and then asks people for money.
1 year ago
Maine game wardens say three boaters are missing after their vessel capsized in windy conditions on Square Lake in northern Maine.
1 year ago
The parents of State Senator Chaz Allen were on a motorcycle on Highway J-54. Thomas and Maria Allen remained on the motorcycle for a period of time before being thrown from the vehicle more than 200 feet away from the initial point of impact. Both were transported to the Wayne County Hospital but Thomas Allen died from his injures. Maria was treated for non-life threatening injuries.
Mattapan: A man was shot and killed on sidewalk on Hosmer Street. The man was slain beside a black SUV and the driver’s side door remained open while his body was covered with a white sheet1 year ago
Mattapan: A man was shot and killed on sidewalk on Hosmer Street. The man was slain beside a black SUV and the driver’s side door remained open while his body was covered with a white sheet
1 year ago
A deputy responding to a burglary call has shot a man. 29-year-old Joshua V. Welborn was shot by Lee County deputy. Welborn remained in a hospital Monday afternoon and was expected to survive.
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