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  1. Portland creates office tasked with rental property safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    In response to the deadly fire on Noyes Street, Portland has created a housing safety office to make sure buildings are properly inspected and tenants concerns are heard. IT INCREASES AFTER THAT WITH INFLATION.

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  2. Tuesday Evening headlines from WMTW News 8Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    YOU'RE WATCHING MAINE'S TOTAL WEATHER AND NEWS, I'M TRACY SABOL AND, I'M STEVE MINICH... A 9 YEAR OLD BOY IS aDEADa AFTER FIRE SWEEPS THROUGH A HOME IN THE TOWN OF HERMON. TWO OTHER CHILDREN WERE INSIDE ...A 10 YEAR OLD GIRL WAS CRITICALLY INJURED WITH SMOKE INHALATION, HER 8 YEAR OLD BROTHER WAS ABLE TO ESCAPE.

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  3. Business owners react to increased minimum wage in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    WMTW News 8's Paul Merrill speaks to Portland business owners, who are divided on the minimum wage increase. The city of Portland will see a minimum wage increase from $7.50 an hour to $10.10 an hour starting next year.

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  4. Sanders in Portland, Cosby's admission, Starbucks prices: 8 things to know TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Bernie Sanders draws thousands to a campaign event in Portland, Bill Cosby's stunning admission and another price hike at Starbucks. Here are the 8 things you need to know on Tuesday, July 7th.

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  5. Bernie Sanders rally draws thousands in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Supporters of Bernie Sanders packed the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland Monday night as the Democratic candidate for president brought his campaign to Maine. The number of people who attended Sanders' campaign rally was so large that the rally had to be moved from the Ocean Gateway to the former Cumberland County Civic Center.

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  6. Bernie Sanders brings presidential campaign to MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Democratic candidate for president Bernie Sanders brought his campaign to Portland Monday night. WMTW News 8's Courtney Sturgeon reports.

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  7. Tuesday video headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | WMTW-TV Auburn

    THE SEARCH CONTINUES FOR MURDER SUSPECT ROBERT BURTON AFTER A aSECONDa SIGHTING. aaaN A CAMP OWNER SPOTTED BURTON YESTERDAY STEALING A CANOE OR KAYAK IN GUILFORD.

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  8. Lac-Megantic victims remembered in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    HE WAS FOUND DEAD NEAR THE ENGINE COMPARTMENT THE NEXT MORNING. STEVE: PEOPLE GATHERING IN PORTLAND TODAY TO COMMEMORATE THE SECOND ANNIVERSARY OF THE LAC-MEGANTIC RAIL DISASTER AND ADVOCATE FOR CLEAN ENERGY.

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

    Monday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    VO YOU'RE WATCHING MAINE'S TOTAL WEATHER AND NEWS, I'M TRACY SABOL AND, I'M STEVE MINICH... STATE POLICE SAY THE THREE PEOPLE WHO WERE FOUND DEAD IN BOOTHBAY HARBOR OVER THE WEEKEND DIED FROM A aMURDER SUICIDE.a OFFICIALS SAY 71 YEAR OLD SVEND JORGENSON SHOT HIS WIFE, CAROL AND HIS SON ERIC BEFORE TURNING THE GUN ON HIMSELF. JORGENSEN LEFT A HAND-WRITTEN NOTE BEHIND, BUT IT DIDN'T GIVE ANY EXPLANATION FOR THE KILLINGS.

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  10. Groups hold anniversary vigil about Lac-Megantic disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    People gathered in Portland, to commemorate the second anniversary of the Lac-Megantic, Quebec, rail disaster and advocate for clean energy. Forty-seven people were killed and a large chunk of downtown Lac-Megantic destroyed when an unmanned 72-car train jumped the track.

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  11. Monday video headlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WMTW-TV Auburn

    STREETS aSHUT DOWNa IN STANDISH... POLICE RUSHING TO THE SCENE...AFTER A MAN CALLS CLAIMING TO HAVE aSHOTa HIS GIRLFRIEND ... NOW POLICE SAYING-- IT WAS ALL A aHOAXa -- A CASE OF aSWATTINGa we're putting a lot of people at risk for a hoax and we take that very seriously THE aANONYMOUSa CALLER ALSO CLAIMED TO BE HOLDING HOSTAGES. aNO ONEa WAS INJURED..

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

    Sunday Jul 5 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    YOU'RE WATCHING YOU'RE WATCHING MAINE'S TOTAL WEATHER AND NEWS, I'M DAVID CHARNS. A 22-YEAR-OLD CALAIS MAN IS DEAD AFTER HE TRIED TO aLAUNCHa A FIREWORK OFF THE TOP OF HIS HEAD.

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  13. Crews tackle big cleanup after Fourth festivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Portland Public Works crews had a big job ahead of them Sunday: Cleaning up after the big party on the Eastern Prom. DAVID: THEY WILL GO TO THE TOP OF ONE WORLD TRADE CENTER ON SEPTEMBER 11. MANY PEOPLE SPENT THE DAY RELAXING FROM FOURTH OF JULY, BUT ONE GROUP WAS OUT TO CLEAN IT UP.

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  14. 3 found dead ID'd as high school teacher, parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Officials have identified three people found dead Saturday in two homes in Boothbay Harbor as a high school teacher and his parents. IT COMES AFTER TWO INMATES DIED IN JUNE OF THE MAINE CORRECTIONAL CENTER IN WINDHAM.

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  15. Saturday headlines from WMTW News 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    MAINE STATE POLICE CONTINUE TO INVESTIGATE AFTER THREE PEOPLE WERE FOUND DEAD SATURDAY IN BOOTHBAY HARBOR. LOCAL POLICE FOUND THE BODIES OF A MAN AND WOMAN -- BOTH IN THEIR 70S -- AT A HOME ON LAKESIDE DRIVE.

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  16. WMTW News 8 Satuday evening HeadlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    GFX YOU'RE WATCHING MAINE'S TOTAL WEATHER AND NEWS, I'M DAVID CHARNS. POLICE SAY THREE PEOPLE WERE FOUND DEAD IN THEIR HOMES IN BOOTHBAY HARBOR SATURDAY..

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  17. Portland fireworks fans prepare for showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    Crews are preparing for fireworks to light up the harbor as part of Portland's annual Fourth of July celebration. "We have 50-60,000 people come out to the eastern prom.

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  18. Fireworks spots take planning, Portland enthusiasts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    WMTW News 8's Courtney Sturgeon talks to people about their strategies about getting good seats before the fireworks in advance of Saturday night's "Stars and Stripes Spectacular." One was to find a spot on the Eastern Promenade early, and the other was to watch on a rooftop.

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  19. Portland holiday preparation includes room for recyclingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    WMTW News 8's Courtney Sturgeon reports on the preparations for Portland's Fourth of July "Star-Spangled Spectacular" on Saturday, including containers for recyclable items and food to be composted. An estimated 50,000 people are expected to watch fireworks Saturday night.

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  20. Late night for Portland Sea Dogs on ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | WMTW-TV Auburn

    BATCHES THE SHOWER IT WOULD A THUNDERSTORM AND SOME OF THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS. DAVID? DAVID: THE PORTLAND SEA DOGS ARE WRAPPING UP THEIR HOMESTAND AGAINST THE NEW HAMPSHIRE FISHER CATS WITH POST -GAME WITH FIREWORKS FOR ALL OF US.

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