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Complaints rising over unleashed dogs in Baxter Woods

The Portland park emerges as the latest flashpoint between people who want a place for their dogs to run free and others who say voice control is not enough.

Couple charged by moose under investigation by Maine Warden Service

The N.H. couple say they were not chasing the moose, which is against the law.

Portland to give Baxter Boulevard to pedestrians, bikes on Sundays

Sundays on the Boulevard, which begins May 4, will give bikers and pedestrians unfettered Back Cove access.

With young lobsters in decline, concern for Maine fishery rises

Researchers believe warming ocean temperatures, an increase in predation and pollution could be responsible.

Maine teen accused in Long Creek uprising sues adult jail

Kody Williams, who was transferred from the juvenile facility when he was 18, files a lawsuit over conditions at the Cumberland County Jail.

Portland board advances plan for East Bayside affordable housing

The zoning change would allow the 45-unit Bayside Anchor development to be built.

Drug bust among largest ever in Franklin County

Police seize more than $140,000 in cash and nine types of narcotics in Avon.

Triple-murder suspect with Portland link had common exchange visa

The circumstances of Ibragim Todashev’s entry into the U.S. and failure to comply with his visa terms are unclear.

Maine home sales rise nearly 13 percent

While sales in Maine outpace those nationally, bargain-hunting buyers push the median sale prices down.

Wildfire danger high for inland Maine

About a dozen small fires were extinguished in southern Maine over the long weekend, and dry conditions spell an elevated danger.

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