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A Line 9 worksite occupation last week is only the latest challenge to Enbridge's plans to expand the flow in its Sarnia to Montreal pipeline and begin shipping diluted bitumen from the Alberta tar sands.
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine - Long before there was Bug Light Park, or even the city of South Portland, there was a prominent colonial man who dominated local history: Col.
The South Portland Police Department, McDonald's and the Community Partnership for the Protection of Children are teaming up to teach children safety lessons as part of a summertime breakfast program at Brick Hill Heights.
Wednesday was the hottest day of the year, and WMTW News 8's Lindsay Liepman spoke with people looking for ways to cool off.
The oil tanker HS Electra unloading oil from the North Sea at the Portland Pipe Line facility in South Portland, Maine, in 2013.
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Hapag-Lloyd provides a status update for the heavily impacted ports. As noted in recent press articles, in anticipation of possible labor action on the US West Coast, shippers have significantly increased their import volumes.
The newest album from the Toughcats hews once again to the rejuvenated brand of acoustic folk-pop they played on the last album, "Woodenball."
"I can say with confidence that I'll never own a gas-powered car again," Lausier said, standing next to his Nissan Leaf parked outside Revision Energy on Presumpscot Street.
South Portland made history Monday night when the City Council voted 6-1 to pass a land-use ordinance meant to prevent the bulk loading of tar sands oil on the city's waterfront.
Maine Connections Academy, a virtual charter school for students in grades seven through 12, is holding several informational workshops this month and next for Maine parents and students interested in a nontraditional middle school and high school environment.
The South Portland City Council is taking a final vote on the Clear Skies ordinance tonight, Secretary of State John Kerry is on his way to the Middle East and TSA fees are going up.
Far less pretty, the pipes have perhaps played an equally important role as the lighthouse has in the development of this city into a major seaport.
The all-women's triathlon raises over $1.5 million for the Maine Cancer Foundation, and one cancer survivor received an extra surprise at Sunday's race.
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Updated: Thu Jul 24, 2014 01:56 am
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