The Maine Democratic Party has filed an ethics complaint accusing the state's Republican Party of working hand-in-hand to spread bogus claims through a secretive website masquerading as a news organization.

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19 February 2018
The Maine Democratic Party has filed an ethics complaint accusing the state's Republican Party of working hand-in-hand to spread bogus claims through a secretive website masquerading as a news organization.
Two vehicles and two buildings were involved in a bad accident on Route 202 in Alfred3 week ago
Two vehicles and two buildings were involved in a bad accident on Route 202 in Alfred
A pregnant woman on her way to a local hospital to be medically induced to give birth was killed Monday morning when her vehicle slid on black ice and crashed off U.S. Route 2 in Skowhegan. Baby was delivered by emergency Caesarean section at Redington-Fairview General Hospital following the crash. Bucknam said the baby was in critical condition about noon Monday and was later transferred to Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor, where hospital officials would not provide any information about the baby
4 week ago
A woman was found dead inside her burning home in Surry overnight, according to the Fire Marshal's Office. Crews were called to Morgan Bay Road around 11 p.m. Sunday.
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Maine State Police arrested two New York City men Saturday on the Maine Turnpike on drug charges. Agents said a trooper stopped a car on the Turnpike for a vehicle inspection violation
Several homes in the Kennebunk and Wells area lost power briefly Sunday. Kennebunk Light and Power had planned an overnight power outage.
Police said a man was arrested after leading police on a 16-mile chase Saturday morning. Police said Adam Call, 20, of Lisbon Falls led them on a chase from Main Street in Topsham to Route 201 in Richmond just after 12:30 a.m.4 week ago
Police said a man was arrested after leading police on a 16-mile chase Saturday morning. Police said Adam Call, 20, of Lisbon Falls led them on a chase from Main Street in Topsham to Route 201 in Richmond just after 12:30 a.m.
The WomensMarch2018 at the Maine State House in Augusta.1 month ago
The #WomensMarch2018 at the Maine State House in Augusta.
Two people were arrested in Ellsworth this on charges of selling crack cocaine, according to the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency1 month ago
Two people were arrested in Ellsworth this on charges of selling crack cocaine, according to the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency
Police arrested James Peaslee on a charge of murder in the death of Paul Hilenski in Bridgewater on Wednesday
Police and the Aroostook County Sheriff's Office are now investigating a suspicious death in Bridgewater. Police say the victim is a man
1 month ago
Three people were injured early Wednesday morning in a sledding incident at Sunday River. A spokeswoman for Sunday River said the incident was reported at 2 a.m. on the Tempest Trail, which is an advanced trail.
1 month ago
Officers are investigating a hit and run involving a pedestrian and an unidentified vehicle, according to the Buxton Police Department. According to police, a 17-year-old female was walking across River Road Friday evening when she was hit by a vehicle. She was transferred to Maine Medical Center with serious injuries.
A Portland man accused of murdering his domestic partner was due to make his first appearance in court Tuesday. Over the weekend, police arrested Anthony Leng, 40, for the murder of Sokha Khuon, 36.1 month ago
A Portland man accused of murdering his domestic partner was due to make his first appearance in court Tuesday. Over the weekend, police arrested Anthony Leng, 40, for the murder of Sokha Khuon, 36.
Crews responded to a fire at a two-family home in Waterville Sunday. Firefighters said they were called to the home on Gold Street just after 9 a.m. Firefighters said the upstairs tenant reported that the area around his pellet stove exhaust was on fire. The tenant went back inside to evacuate residents, including his son and family dog, firefighters said.
1 month ago
A Knox man is facing charges in connection with a string of break-ins that happened in October, police said. According to police, 21-year-old Dakota Raven allegedly broke into a home, a snack shack and a market all in the same week
1 month ago
A rear-end crash in Berwick turned deadly when a car was pushed into the path of a school bus. Berwick Police said the victim was a 31-year-old man from Sanford, but his name was not immediately released.
1 month ago
Sanford man dies when car is rear-ended, pushed into school bus
1 month ago
Westbrook police are investigating an assault that took place inside the high school.
Somerset County sheriff's deputies were searching for an armed bank robber who targeted the Skowhegan Savings Bank in Norridgewock. As of Wednesday morning, the suspect had not been arrested.
Deputies arrested a Maine man after they said he threatened three people with a knife. Deputies arrested Emanuel Slobada on a charge of domestic violence terrorizing after he threatened a woman and two teenage girls in a car, York County Sheriff Bill King said.1 month ago
Deputies arrested a Maine man after they said he threatened three people with a knife. Deputies arrested Emanuel Slobada on a charge of domestic violence terrorizing after he threatened a woman and two teenage girls in a car, York County Sheriff Bill King said.
The search is still on for one of the suspects involved in a vicious home invasion in Millinocket that killed 59-year-old Wayne LaPierre.
1 month ago
A Saco man has been identified as the person who was killed Sunday morning in a car crash on Route 102 in the town of Mount Desert. In a statement Monday, the Mount Desert Police Department said the accident victim was Christopher R. Colman, 28.
Two New York men found guilty in connection with a shooting at a Center Street apartment in Bangor will be sentenced today. 38-year-old Thomas Ferguson and 29-year-old Robert Hansley were convicted of killing 38-year-old Robert Kennedy and wounding another man in 20151 month ago
Two New York men found guilty in connection with a shooting at a Center Street apartment in Bangor will be sentenced today. 38-year-old Thomas Ferguson and 29-year-old Robert Hansley were convicted of killing 38-year-old Robert Kennedy and wounding another man in 2015
A man is dead after a two-vehicle crash on Route 102 near the Southwest Harbor town line. It happened just before noon Sunday. Authorities said Christopher Colman, 28, of Saco, was driving north when he lost control on an icy road.
One man is in custody after police say he beat his mother and stabbed another man. 34-year-old James Bowker was arrested Saturday after the Sagadahoc County Sheriff's office responded to a home on Bowker road in Phippsburg.
Portland: More police arriving to the dead body scene on Dorothy Street1 month ago
Portland: More police arriving to the dead body scene on Dorothy Street
Selectman Paul Frederic watched as fire crews battled a blaze that fully engulfed his barn during blizzard conditions Thursday night, and he feared it wouldn’t be long before the fire spread to his house and his garage, which stood just 30 feet away from the burning barn.1 month ago
Selectman Paul Frederic watched as fire crews battled a blaze that fully engulfed his barn during blizzard conditions Thursday night, and he feared it wouldn’t be long before the fire spread to his house and his garage, which stood just 30 feet away from the burning barn.
Flooded Streets in Portland, Maine1 month ago
Flooded Streets in Portland, Maine
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A local man suffered third-degree burns over 45 percent of his body in a kitchen fire at his Averill Hill Road farmhouse Tuesday evening, Fire Chief Scott Dennett said. Richard Roberts was listed in critical condition at Maine Medical Center in Portland late Tuesday night, a nursing supervisor said.