News – Kennebec Journal and Morning Sentinel https://www.centralmaine.com Features news from the Kennebec Journal of Augusta, Maine and Morning Sentinel of Waterville, Maine. Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:15:39 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 Time magazine’s 2018 person of the year are the ‘guardians and the war on truth’ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/time-magazines-2018-person-of-the-year-are-the-guardians-and-the-war-on-truth/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/time-magazines-2018-person-of-the-year-are-the-guardians-and-the-war-on-truth/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 13:26:52 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/time-magazines-2018-person-of-the-year-are-the-guardians-and-the-war-on-truth/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/time-magazines-2018-person-of-the-year-are-the-guardians-and-the-war-on-truth/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/Screen-Shot-2018-12-11-at-8.25.03-AM.pngCapital Gazette victims clockwise from top left: John McNamera, Rebecca Smith, Rob Hiaasen, Gerald Fischman and Wendi Winters.Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:33:27 +0000 Missing elderly New Gloucester man found Tuesday morning in Connecticut https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/police-searching-for-missing-elderly-new-gloucester-man/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/police-searching-for-missing-elderly-new-gloucester-man/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 12:18:58 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1154942 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/police-searching-for-missing-elderly-new-gloucester-man/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/09/Police-lights-daytime-3-3-5.jpgTue, 11 Dec 2018 08:22:09 +0000 Watch: Even the dogs get snow boots at this police department https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/even-the-dogs-get-snow-boots-at-this-police-department/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/even-the-dogs-get-snow-boots-at-this-police-department/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:42:10 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/even-the-dogs-get-snow-boots-at-this-police-department/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/even-the-dogs-get-snow-boots-at-this-police-department/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/Screen-Shot-2018-12-11-at-6.44.55-AM.pngIn this screen capture, Jary the K9 officer tries on his new boots in Rapid City, South Dakota.Tue, 11 Dec 2018 07:32:56 +0000 ‘Truth isn’t truth’ tops list of notable quotes in 2018 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/truth-isnt-truth-tops-list-of-notable-quotes-in-2018/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/truth-isnt-truth-tops-list-of-notable-quotes-in-2018/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 11:10:21 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/truth-isnt-truth-tops-list-of-notable-quotes-in-2018/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/truth-isnt-truth-tops-list-of-notable-quotes-in-2018/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1716878_Quotes_of_the_Year_10917.2.jpgRudy Giuliani, an attorney for President Trump, speaks in Portsmouth, N.H. The assertion that "truth isn't truth," made by Giuliani, tops a Yale Law School librarian's list of the most notable quotes of 2018. Giuliani's statement came in an August interview on NBC's "Meet the Press" when he told host Chuck Todd that Trump might "get trapped into perjury" if he were interviewed in special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.Tue, 11 Dec 2018 06:14:09 +0000 Community rallies around girl in Lyman who lost both parents to cancer within weeks https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/community-rallying-around-girl-who-lost-both-parents-to-cancer-within-weeks/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/community-rallying-around-girl-who-lost-both-parents-to-cancer-within-weeks/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1154778 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/community-rallying-around-girl-who-lost-both-parents-to-cancer-within-weeks/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1716266_72539-Fletcher.jpgGwen Fletcher, 10, is being cared for by her grandmother, Gail Fletcher, left, after Gwen's parents, Julie and Dylan Fletcher, died of cancer just two weeks apart.Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:07:34 +0000 Lawsuit threat looms over South Portland’s short-term rental rules https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/lawsuit-threat-looms-over-south-portlands-short-term-rental-rules/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/lawsuit-threat-looms-over-south-portlands-short-term-rental-rules/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1154834 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/11/lawsuit-threat-looms-over-south-portlands-short-term-rental-rules/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1716634_650380-Rentals.jpgThis home at 180 Preble St. was a short-term rental in 2018. Councilors have hired a company to monitor the rentals in 2019, when new rules take effect.Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:50:27 +0000 French president promises wage increases, tax cuts amid protests https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/french-president-promises-wage-increases-tax-cuts-amid-protests/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/french-president-promises-wage-increases-tax-cuts-amid-protests/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 03:11:26 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/french-president-promises-wage-increases-tax-cuts-amid-protests/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/french-president-promises-wage-increases-tax-cuts-amid-protests/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1716530_France_Protests_17504.jpg2_.jpgYohann Piedagnel watches French President Emmanuel Macron during a televised address to the nation, in Hendaye, southwestern France, Monday. In an unusual admission, French President Emmanuel Macron says he's partially responsible for anger fueling protests.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:11:26 +0000 Police rip child from mother’s arms at Brooklyn benefits office https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/police-rip-child-from-mothers-arms-at-brooklyn-benefits-office/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/police-rip-child-from-mothers-arms-at-brooklyn-benefits-office/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 03:06:28 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/police-rip-child-from-mothers-arms-at-brooklyn-benefits-office/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/police-rip-child-from-mothers-arms-at-brooklyn-benefits-office/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1716502_324063-Screen-Shot-2018-12.jpgPolice pull Jazmine Headley's toddler from her Monday as she sat on the floor waiting for service in this video of the chaotic scene.Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:25:37 +0000 Record count reported for mysterious paralyzing illness https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/record-count-reported-for-mysterious-paralyzing-illness/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/record-count-reported-for-mysterious-paralyzing-illness/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 02:58:33 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/record-count-reported-for-mysterious-paralyzing-illness/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/record-count-reported-for-mysterious-paralyzing-illness/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1716470_Nervous_System_Disorder_448.jpgDoctors suspect a mysterious paralyzing illness, acute flaccid myelitis, might be tied to the Enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68) virus. This year has seen a record number of cases of the mysterious paralyzing illness in children, U.S. health officials said Monday.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 21:58:33 +0000 Hallowell awards 2 retail pot licenses, leaving existing operator out of the mix https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/hallowell-holds-first-lottery-for-downtown-marijuana-retail-stores/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/hallowell-holds-first-lottery-for-downtown-marijuana-retail-stores/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:56:33 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/hallowell-holds-first-lottery-for-downtown-marijuana-retail-stores/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/hallowell-holds-first-lottery-for-downtown-marijuana-retail-stores/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1121546_355913_20170119_hallowell_3.jpgDerek Wilson talks about his business, The Cannabis Healing Center, on Jan. 19, 2017 in Hallowell.Tue, 11 Dec 2018 09:15:39 +0000 Syrian photojournalist shows Augusta gathering the horrors of war https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/syrian-photojournalist-shows-augusta-gathering-the-horrors-of-war/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/syrian-photojournalist-shows-augusta-gathering-the-horrors-of-war/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:46:54 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/syrian-photojournalist-shows-augusta-gathering-the-horrors-of-war/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/syrian-photojournalist-shows-augusta-gathering-the-horrors-of-war/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1154678_680719-20181210_Bassam_Khab.jpgCony High School art teacher Jason Morgan arranges images by Syrian photojournalist Bassam Khabieh before Khabieh spoke Monday at the school. Khabieh documented the conflict in his native country.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 21:17:18 +0000 Tough luck for China residents with plow-damaged mailboxes https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/tough-luck-for-china-residents-with-plow-damaged-mailboxes/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/tough-luck-for-china-residents-with-plow-damaged-mailboxes/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:37:10 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/tough-luck-for-china-residents-with-plow-damaged-mailboxes/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/tough-luck-for-china-residents-with-plow-damaged-mailboxes/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1154662_796241-20181210-mailbox-1.jpgA mailbox along the Morrill Road in China is set well off the roadway. China's Select Board was deciding whether to adopt a policy not to reimburse residents for mail boxes damaged or destroyed by its snow plows or other equipment Monday night.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:59:38 +0000 Farmington grandfather dies of injuries from Kingfield crash https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/farmington-grandfather-dies-of-injuries-from-kingfield-crash/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/farmington-grandfather-dies-of-injuries-from-kingfield-crash/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:33:44 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/farmington-grandfather-dies-of-injuries-from-kingfield-crash/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/farmington-grandfather-dies-of-injuries-from-kingfield-crash/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/Kingfield-crash.jpg Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:48:28 +0000 Maine’s 2018 2nd District race was costliest in state history https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/maines-2018-2nd-district-race-costliest-in-state-history/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/maines-2018-2nd-district-race-costliest-in-state-history/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:21:24 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/maines-2018-2nd-district-race-costliest-in-state-history/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/maines-2018-2nd-district-race-costliest-in-state-history/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1694590_election_2018_maine_dark_mo.jpgU.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin, left, seeks a preliminary injunction to halt the certification of the ranked-choice voting election results in which the Republican lost to Jared Golden, D-Lewiston.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:36:26 +0000 Pennsylvania’s biggest weed dealer has high hopes https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/pennsylvanias-biggest-weed-dealer-has-high-hopes/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/pennsylvanias-biggest-weed-dealer-has-high-hopes/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:16:15 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/pennsylvanias-biggest-weed-dealer-has-high-hopes/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/pennsylvanias-biggest-weed-dealer-has-high-hopes/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1716150_324063-BIZ-CANNABIS-PENNSYL.jpgChris Visco, president and CEO of TerraVida Holistic Center, stands at her Abington, Pa., store. Visco sells more legal cannabis than any other legal dealer in the state. She has 80 employees and hopes to open six more spa-like dispensaries next year.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:16:15 +0000 Golden eager to take Maine’s 2nd District seat in U.S. House https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/golden-eager-to-take-maines-2nd-district-seat-in-u-s-house/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/golden-eager-to-take-maines-2nd-district-seat-in-u-s-house/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:03:43 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/golden-eager-to-take-maines-2nd-district-seat-in-u-s-house/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/golden-eager-to-take-maines-2nd-district-seat-in-u-s-house/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1716134_212674_golden.jpgRepresentative-elect says the delay in certifying his victory has made a smooth transition into office difficult.Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:18:35 +0000 Maine woman pleads guilty to conspiracy to commit marriage fraud https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/maine-woman-pleads-guilty-to-conspiracy-to-commit-marriage-fraud/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/maine-woman-pleads-guilty-to-conspiracy-to-commit-marriage-fraud/#respond Tue, 11 Dec 2018 00:29:38 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/maine-woman-pleads-guilty-to-conspiracy-to-commit-marriage-fraud/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/maine-woman-pleads-guilty-to-conspiracy-to-commit-marriage-fraud/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/gavel.jpgMon, 10 Dec 2018 22:43:48 +0000 Brewer woman pleads guilty to federal drug trafficking, gun charges https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/brewer-woman-pleads-guilty-to-federal-drug-trafficking-gun-charges/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/brewer-woman-pleads-guilty-to-federal-drug-trafficking-gun-charges/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 23:13:54 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/brewer-woman-pleads-guilty-to-federal-drug-trafficking-gun-charges/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/brewer-woman-pleads-guilty-to-federal-drug-trafficking-gun-charges/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/09/gavel-4.jpgMon, 10 Dec 2018 19:35:33 +0000 Waterville to hold public discussion on $7.37 million grant for downtown improvements https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/waterville-to-hold-public-discussion-on-7-37-million-grant-for-downtown-improvements/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/waterville-to-hold-public-discussion-on-7-37-million-grant-for-downtown-improvements/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 23:09:37 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/waterville-to-hold-public-discussion-on-7-37-million-grant-for-downtown-improvements/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/waterville-to-hold-public-discussion-on-7-37-million-grant-for-downtown-improvements/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1154506_897354_20181030_colby_light.jpgThe Joan & Bill Alfond Main Street Commons, a cornerstone of the revitalization of Waterville's downtown, lights up Main Street on Oct. 30.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 21:23:00 +0000 Snowed-in South left with treacherous roads https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/snowed-in-south-left-with-treacherous-roads/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/snowed-in-south-left-with-treacherous-roads/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 23:00:47 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/snowed-in-south-left-with-treacherous-roads/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/snowed-in-south-left-with-treacherous-roads/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1715966_Severe_Weather_38089.jpg-56.jpgA driver in a small car follows three snow plows down a major road in Greensboro, N.C., on Sunday. A massive storm brought snow, sleet, and freezing rain across a wide swath of the South.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 21:02:59 +0000 Limington woman faces multiple charges after dramatic high-speed chase https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/limington-woman-faces-multiple-charges-after-high-speed-chase/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/limington-woman-faces-multiple-charges-after-high-speed-chase/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:19:06 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/limington-woman-faces-multiple-charges-after-high-speed-chase/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/limington-woman-faces-multiple-charges-after-high-speed-chase/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/Romero-248x300.jpgMon, 10 Dec 2018 18:48:48 +0000 Warden service: Check ice on water as conditions vary widely https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/warden-service-advises-people-to-check-ice-as-conditions-vary-widely/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/warden-service-advises-people-to-check-ice-as-conditions-vary-widely/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:16:38 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/warden-service-advises-people-to-check-ice-as-conditions-vary-widely/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/warden-service-advises-people-to-check-ice-as-conditions-vary-widely/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1154426_616553-20181209_Ice_Fish_Ea.jpgRob Angelides, of Lewiston, collects a trap while ice fishing Sunday on Cochnewagon Pond in Monmouth. Cool temperatures have drawn anglers to the ice, which game wardens caution is still very thin on many bodies of water. Angelides said he caught a few small trout and cut through 6 inches of ice to put out his trap.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:57:30 +0000 Crash on I-295 in Portland snarls evening commuter traffic https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/crash-on-i-295-in-portland-snarls-evening-commuter-traffic/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/crash-on-i-295-in-portland-snarls-evening-commuter-traffic/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:14:33 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/crash-on-i-295-in-portland-snarls-evening-commuter-traffic/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/crash-on-i-295-in-portland-snarls-evening-commuter-traffic/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/Police-lights-e1534797801634-3.jpgMon, 10 Dec 2018 17:36:23 +0000 Winslow robbery suspects held without bail https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/winslow-robbery-suspects-held-without-bail/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/winslow-robbery-suspects-held-without-bail/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 21:57:49 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/winslow-robbery-suspects-held-without-bail/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/winslow-robbery-suspects-held-without-bail/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/pjimage.jpgMon, 10 Dec 2018 17:57:54 +0000 Maine manufacturing group promotes director to fill job as president https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/robinson-to-lead-manufacturing-innovation-group/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/robinson-to-lead-manufacturing-innovation-group/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 21:43:30 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/robinson-to-lead-manufacturing-innovation-group/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/robinson-to-lead-manufacturing-innovation-group/feed/ 0 Mon, 10 Dec 2018 19:46:17 +0000 Pittsfield man indicted on 23 counts of sex crimes against a child https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/pittsfield-man-indicted-on-23-counts-of-sex-crimes-against-a-child/ Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:59:55 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/pittsfield-man-indicted-on-23-counts-of-sex-crimes-against-a-child/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1154358_91602-Kent-Lary.jpgKent LaryMon, 10 Dec 2018 20:10:22 +0000 Acton woman asks to withdraw guilty plea in fatal stabbing of ex-husband https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/acton-woman-accused-of-stabbing-her-former-husband-asks-to-withdraw-guilty-plea/ Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:53:12 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/acton-woman-accused-of-stabbing-her-former-husband-asks-to-withdraw-guilty-plea/ https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/08/1527870_554956-Kandee_Collind-1024x-e1535428363833.jpgKandee Collind of Acton on Monday pleaded guilty in York County Superior Court in Alfred to the February 2017 stabbing death of her former husband, Scott Weyland. At left is her attorney, Clifford Strike.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 23:33:57 +0000 Stocks eke out slight gain after another volatile day https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/wall-street-experiences-another-volatile-day/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/wall-street-experiences-another-volatile-day/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:39:47 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/wall-street-experiences-another-volatile-day/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/wall-street-experiences-another-volatile-day/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1715854_Financial_Markets_Wall_St5.jpgSpecialist Dilip Patel works at the New York Stock Exchange on Monday.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:28:57 +0000 Bomb squad blows up projectile pulled up by fishing boat off Harpswell https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/state-police-investigating-projectile-found-at-harpswell-lobster-company/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/state-police-investigating-projectile-found-at-harpswell-lobster-company/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 19:48:01 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/state-police-investigating-projectile-found-at-harpswell-lobster-company/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/state-police-investigating-projectile-found-at-harpswell-lobster-company/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/projectile.jpgPolice arrive at Bailey Island Lobster Company, after a projectile labeled “live round” was brought in from a lobster boat. Mon, 10 Dec 2018 20:50:40 +0000 Watch video: Rare albino porcupine takes a walk in the Maine woods https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/watch-video-rare-albino-porcupine-takes-a-walk-in-the-maine-woods/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/watch-video-rare-albino-porcupine-takes-a-walk-in-the-maine-woods/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 19:45:58 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/watch-video-rare-albino-porcupine-takes-a-walk-in-the-maine-woods/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/watch-video-rare-albino-porcupine-takes-a-walk-in-the-maine-woods/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/Porcupine.-copy.jpgMon, 10 Dec 2018 14:50:03 +0000 Maine electricity customers across the state can expect $6 monthly increase come Jan. 1 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/southern-maine-electricity-supply-prices-set-to-rise-jan-1/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/southern-maine-electricity-supply-prices-set-to-rise-jan-1/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:57:26 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/southern-maine-electricity-supply-prices-set-to-rise-jan-1/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/southern-maine-electricity-supply-prices-set-to-rise-jan-1/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1715758_472444-CMP.jpgSOUTH PORTLAND, ME - JULY 2: Central Maine Power Co. Cape Substation. (Photo by Derek Davis/Staff Photographer)Tue, 11 Dec 2018 08:18:55 +0000 Two World War II veterans among those honored in Athens https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/two-world-war-ii-veterans-among-those-honored-in-athens/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/two-world-war-ii-veterans-among-those-honored-in-athens/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:31:29 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/two-world-war-ii-veterans-among-those-honored-in-athens/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/two-world-war-ii-veterans-among-those-honored-in-athens/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1154206_626156-Vets-3.jpgLaurel "Bill" Williams, left, and Victor Lister, both 98 and veterans of World War II, were honored recently for their service by the Athens American Legion Post 192.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:32:26 +0000 Final stealth destroyer is put into the water at BIW https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/future-uss-lyndon-b-johnson-moved-to-dry-dock/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/future-uss-lyndon-b-johnson-moved-to-dry-dock/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 18:14:33 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/future-uss-lyndon-b-johnson-moved-to-dry-dock/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/future-uss-lyndon-b-johnson-moved-to-dry-dock/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/12/Stealth-Destroyer-e1544502453404.jpgMon, 10 Dec 2018 23:28:25 +0000 Trump’s search for next chief of staff expands after early favorite says no https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/wanted-one-new-white-house-chief-of-staff/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/wanted-one-new-white-house-chief-of-staff/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:44:13 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/wanted-one-new-white-house-chief-of-staff/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/wanted-one-new-white-house-chief-of-staff/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/AP18342670965109.jpgIn this June 21, 2018 photo, White House chief of staff John Kelly listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a lunch with governors in the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington. Trump says chief of staff John Kelly will leave his job at the end of the year.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci)Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:02:33 +0000 Morning Sentinel police log for Dec. 10 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/morning-sentinel-police-log-for-dec-10/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/morning-sentinel-police-log-for-dec-10/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 17:41:34 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/morning-sentinel-police-log-for-dec-10/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/morning-sentinel-police-log-for-dec-10/feed/ 0 Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:21:49 +0000 Settlement ends blocking of critical comments on pro-LePage Facebook page https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/lepage-team-settles-lawsuit-over-facebook-blocking/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/lepage-team-settles-lawsuit-over-facebook-blocking/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 16:45:43 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/lepage-team-settles-lawsuit-over-facebook-blocking/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/lepage-team-settles-lawsuit-over-facebook-blocking/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/12/1715670_735255-20170308_lepage_0128-e1544503825828.jpgMon, 10 Dec 2018 23:59:43 +0000 Supreme Court won’t review state efforts to end funding for Planned Parenthood https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/supreme-court-wont-review-state-efforts-to-end-funding-for-planned-parenthood/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/supreme-court-wont-review-state-efforts-to-end-funding-for-planned-parenthood/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:56:31 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1154198 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/supreme-court-wont-review-state-efforts-to-end-funding-for-planned-parenthood/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2017/02/abortion.jpgMon, 10 Dec 2018 13:54:02 +0000 Kennebec Journal police log for Dec. 10 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/kennebec-journal-police-log-for-dec-10/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/kennebec-journal-police-log-for-dec-10/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:45:03 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/kennebec-journal-police-log-for-dec-10/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/kennebec-journal-police-log-for-dec-10/feed/ 0 Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:22:52 +0000 ‘Fearless Girl’ statue has new home on Wall Street https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/fearless-girl-statue-has-new-home-on-wall-street/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/fearless-girl-statue-has-new-home-on-wall-street/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:18:40 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/fearless-girl-statue-has-new-home-on-wall-street/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/fearless-girl-statue-has-new-home-on-wall-street/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/AP18344510296490-1.jpgThe Fearless Girl statue is unveiled at its new location in front of the New York Stock Exchange, Monday, Dec. 10, 2018, in New York. The statue, considered by many to symbolize female empowerment, was previously located near the Charging Bull statue on lower Broadway. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)Mon, 10 Dec 2018 13:09:39 +0000 UK prime minister delays Brexit vote in face of likely rejection https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/uk-prime-minister-may-delay-brexit-vote-in-face-of-potential-defeat/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/uk-prime-minister-may-delay-brexit-vote-in-face-of-potential-defeat/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 15:12:25 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/uk-prime-minister-may-delay-brexit-vote-in-face-of-potential-defeat/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/uk-prime-minister-may-delay-brexit-vote-in-face-of-potential-defeat/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/1571594_brexit-bg-dac5ce6c-8a7d-11e8-85ae-511bc1146b0b.jpgBritish Prime Minister Theresa May departs No. 10 Downing Street in London on June 20, 2018. Bloomberg/Luke MacGregor.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 22:26:54 +0000 Sidney chimney fire brings response from 3 departments https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/sidney-chimney-fire-brings-response-from-3-departments/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/sidney-chimney-fire-brings-response-from-3-departments/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 14:42:16 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/sidney-chimney-fire-brings-response-from-3-departments/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/sidney-chimney-fire-brings-response-from-3-departments/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/11/shutterstock_135059156-e1500399770152-5.jpgMon, 10 Dec 2018 15:37:32 +0000 Mid Coast Hospital paramedic’s license suspended for drunk drive to call https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/mid-coast-hospital-paramedics-license-suspended-for-drunk-drive-to-call/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/mid-coast-hospital-paramedics-license-suspended-for-drunk-drive-to-call/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 14:06:45 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1153990 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/mid-coast-hospital-paramedics-license-suspended-for-drunk-drive-to-call/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/jamesperry_1200x675.jpgMon, 10 Dec 2018 13:15:55 +0000 Top EU court rules UK can change mind over Brexit https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/top-eu-court-rules-uk-can-change-mind-over-brexit/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/top-eu-court-rules-uk-can-change-mind-over-brexit/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:56:25 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/top-eu-court-rules-uk-can-change-mind-over-brexit/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/top-eu-court-rules-uk-can-change-mind-over-brexit/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/12/1715554_Luxembourg_EU_Brexit_63536..jpgBritain's Union Flag, left, and the EU flag, flap in the wind outside EU headquarters in Brussels on Dec. 8, 2017.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 06:56:25 +0000 GM fights government to retain tax credit for electric cars https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/gm-fights-government-to-retain-tax-credit-for-electric-cars/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/gm-fights-government-to-retain-tax-credit-for-electric-cars/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 11:49:56 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/gm-fights-government-to-retain-tax-credit-for-electric-cars/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/gm-fights-government-to-retain-tax-credit-for-electric-cars/feed/ 0 Mon, 10 Dec 2018 06:49:56 +0000 Amy Calder: Reading is the antidote for holiday running https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/amy-calder-reading-is-the-antidote-for-holiday-running/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/amy-calder-reading-is-the-antidote-for-holiday-running/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1152798 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/amy-calder-reading-is-the-antidote-for-holiday-running/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2017/11/780525_537886-CraftShow_6.jpgOver 90 vendors displayed their wares at the Maine Made Crafts show in Augusta on Sunday at the Civic Center. The two-day show attracted shoppers looking for Christmas decorations and holiday gifts from throughout the region.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 08:32:13 +0000 Jail knew officer facing drug charges had a history when hired https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/jail-knew-officer-facing-drug-charges-had-a-history-when-hired/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/jail-knew-officer-facing-drug-charges-had-a-history-when-hired/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1153770 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/jail-knew-officer-facing-drug-charges-had-a-history-when-hired/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/shutterstock_56280433-4-1-2-1.jpgSun, 09 Dec 2018 22:29:56 +0000 Vape shop’s proximity to South Portland school riles parents, educators https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/vape-shop-near-south-portland-school-triggers-outrage/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/vape-shop-near-south-portland-school-triggers-outrage/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1153782 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/vape-shop-near-south-portland-school-triggers-outrage/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/1715302_622941-sopo-vape.jpgPortland Smoke & Vape at 585 Broadway in South Portland.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 12:48:53 +0000 Recall ef fort intensifies against three Ogunquit selectmen https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/recall-ef%e2%80%8afort-intensifies-against-3-ogunquit-selectmen/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/recall-ef%e2%80%8afort-intensifies-against-3-ogunquit-selectmen/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1153794 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/recall-ef%e2%80%8afort-intensifies-against-3-ogunquit-selectmen/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/petitionsign-e1544407079899.jpgSun, 09 Dec 2018 21:08:37 +0000 Maine native returns to open largest Luke’s Lobster restaurant yet https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/cape-elizabeth-native-returns-to-maine-to-open-largest-lukes-lobster/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/cape-elizabeth-native-returns-to-maine-to-open-largest-lukes-lobster/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1153802 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/cape-elizabeth-native-returns-to-maine-to-open-largest-lukes-lobster/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/4/2018/12/1715486_145982-20181203_luke-lobs2.jpgLuke Holden says he's excited about the collaborative nature between a working waterfront and what will be the latest addition to his chain of Maine-themed restaurants, planned to open next summer at the end of Portland Pier.Mon, 10 Dec 2018 14:12:13 +0000 Toy Fund: Necessities, not holiday cheer, often a parent’s first concern https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/necessities-not-holiday-cheer-often-a-parents-first-concern/ https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/necessities-not-holiday-cheer-often-a-parents-first-concern/#respond Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:00:00 +0000 https://www.centralmaine.com/?p=1153822 https://www.centralmaine.com/2018/12/10/necessities-not-holiday-cheer-often-a-parents-first-concern/feed/ 0 https://multifiles.pressherald.com/uploads/sites/2/2018/12/Toy-Fund-2013117.jpeg Sun, 09 Dec 2018 19:44:41 +0000