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  • Politics

    Gideon reports $8 million fundraising haul, more than double amount raised by Collins

    Maine's U.S. Senate contest is already the most expensive race in state history and is likely to draw tens of millions more before the November elections.

  • Business

    Hancock County – with one virus death – reels from pandemic’s blows to the lobster industry

    Hopes for a recovery anytime soon are dim because prices already typically fall in July.

  • Local & State

    Fireworks concerns draw Portland police to community meeting in East Bayside

    Portland police have received complaints of fireworks directed at buildings, people and vehicles in the neighborhood.

  • Local & State

    More people will be allowed in Maine courtrooms starting next week

    But the courts are still working on making virtual hearings accessible to the public.

  • Local & State

    The Great Fire of 1866 destroyed a third of Portland. We take an interactive look back.

    See photos and a video and read historical accounts of witnesses and survivors of a calamity that changed the city forever.

  • Editorials

    Our View: Look for ways to celebrate safely in Maine on the Fourth

    Even though many traditional events won't happen this year, there are still ways to enjoy our national birthday.

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