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  1. Group says study shows global warming real threatRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    THE WEEK THREE IT I HAVE EARLY THOUGHTS ON EASTER COMING UP. STEVE: GLOBAL WARMING IS HERE AND NOW.

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  2. Portland school meeting, foster parents shortage: 8 things to know TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    The public will get a second chance to weigh in on a proposal to change the start and end times of Portland public schools, DHHS says the state is in need of more foster parents and deadline day in negotiations with Iran. Here are the 8 things you need to know for Tuesday, March 31. THE FINAL FLOORS -- THE SUPER BOWL HAS BEEN THERE COUPLE OF TIMES AND THE FINAL FOUR.

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  3. Tuesday video headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    TONIGHT, THE PUBLIC WILL GET A SECOND CHANCE TO WEIGH IN ON A PROPOSAL TO CHANGE THE START AND END TIMES OF PORTLAND PUBLIC SCHOOLS. THE SCHOOL BOARD WILL VOTE ON THE CHANGES...AND ON A PLAN TO HAVE HIGH SCHOOLERS TAKE CITY METRO BUSES.

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  4. Shoppers talk about approaching Portland bag feeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    WMTW News 8's Courtney Sturgeon reports from Portland on grocery store customers getting ready for the city's shopping bag fee that is set to begin on April 15. The fee will charge 5 cents per plastic bag as part of an effort to reduce litter and increase recycling. OUT IF THE FIRES ARE RELATED. 2 comments

  5. Future becomes shrimpers' focusRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Shrimp fishermen gathered in Portland on Monday to meet with regulators to discuss what the future will be like once shrimp numbers have increased. The last two seasons have been canceled because of a drop in the shrimp population.

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  6. Doctor's Day marked MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    A local doctor reflects on recent changes in medicine, such as gene therapy and imaging, on National Doctor's Day on Monday. Dr. David Langdon is the chief of radiology at Mercy Hospital in Portland.

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  7. Portland teens win scholarships for technical skillsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Two students at Portland Arts and Technology High School got some career help Monday. Colin Lavigne of Portland and Evan Lunn of Gray both won $1,000 scholarships to Universal Technical Institute for coming in first place at a recent auto skills competition.

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  8. Handy teens win scholarhipsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Two students at Portland Arts and Technology High School got some career help Monday. Colin Lavigne of Portland and Evan Lunn of Gray both won $1,000 scholarships to Universal Technical Institute for coming in first place at a recent auto skills competition.

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  9. Monday Evening headlines from WMTW News 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    YOU'RE WATCHING MAINE'S TOTAL WEATHER AND NEWS, I'M TRACY SABOL AND, I'M STEVE MINICH... WHITEFIELD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL STUDENTS ARE MOVING TO NEARBY CHELSEA ELEMENTARY AFTER A FIRE DAMAGED THEIR GYMNASIUM LAST WEEK. THIS IS THE SECOND STRAIGHT YEAR FIRE FROM A LIGHT FIXTURE FORCED THE SCHOOL TO TEMPORARILY CLOSE DOWN.

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  10. Portland School holds annual auction at Ocean GatewayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Nearly 400 items were available for bidding at the auction, with the proceeds going to many different programs at the Longfellow Elementary School. EMERGE PROGRAM TO RUN FOR U.S. SENATE.

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  11. Downeaster schedule changes and the Final Four: 8 Things You Need to Know Monday, March 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Schedule changes for the Amtrak Downeaster take effect Monday, a meeting over Maine shrimp fishing and the Final Four is set. Here are the 8 Things You Need to Know for Monday, March 30, 2015.

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  12. Fishermen to discuss future of Maine shrimp fisheryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Fishery regulators are holding a public hearing in Portland to discuss the future of New England's closed Maine shrimp fishery. The Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission is collecting feedback from the public about establishing a limited fishery for the shrimp "for use in the future if and when the stock recovers and the fishery can be re-opened."

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  13. Downeaster schedule changes take effectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    I WILL HAVE DETAILS ON BRIGHTER SKIES AHEAD FOR TOMORROW, COMING UP IN MAINE'S TOTAL WEATHER. ERIN: CHANGES ARE COMING TO THE AMTRAK DOWNEASTER SCHEDULE.

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  14. Trade show focuses on preserving old housesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    I WAS VERY HAPPY THAT IT HAS COME HOME TO US. PAUL MERRILL: THAT WAS RHONDELLA RICHARDSON.

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  15. WMTW News 8 Sunday evening HeadlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    FIFTY-THREE-YEAR- OLD PAULA GAGNE HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH RESISTING ARREST AND DRUG POSSESSION. SOMEONE CALLED DEPUTIES ON SATURDAY EVENING BECAUSE GAGNE WAS SITTING IN A SNOW BANK ON MOUNTAIN ROAD IN ARUNDEL.

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  16. Volunteers pack meals to feed hungry childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    In 2014, 500 volunteers packed more than 100,000 meals to feed 298 Haitian children twice a day. Sunday, more 1,000 volunteers are expected at Portland's Deering High School with the goal of doubling that effort as part of the second annual Million Meals Maine.

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  17. Million Meals Maine seek to pack a million meals for kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Last year, 500 volunteers were able to pack more than 100,000 meals to feed 298 children twice a day. Sunday, 1,000 volunteers hope to double that effort with a one day of goal of packing one million meals.

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  18. Portland Pirates win again on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    COACH DOC RIVERS AND THE L.A. CLIPPERS ON SUNDAY. THE PORTLAND PIRATES TRYING TO BEAT THE SAINT JOHN'S ICE CAPS FOR THE SECOND TIME IN THREE NIGHTS AT THE CROSS INSURANCE ARENA.

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  19. Hometown Maine - New GloucesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    In this weekend's Hometown Maine, WMTW News 8's Norm Karkos takes us to a 5,000 acres of farm land and recreation in the middle of New Gloucester: Pineland Farms. FEBRUARY FELT LIKE THREE MONTHS.

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  20. Portland hosts world's top bowlersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Forty of the top bowlers from across the country and around the world are in Portland this weekend for the Professional Bowlers Association's 2015 PBA League Elias Cup Tournament. This is the first time professional bowling has come to Maine and is hosted at Portland's Bayside Bowl on Alder Street.

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