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What is the weather today? Check out the ZONE FORECASTS from Maine.gov!

CMP says it has 3-pronged approach to improving its customer relations according to Newcenter. (More from centralmaine.com)

Slates Restaurant in Hallowell has been dealing with a racially charged social media discussion according to Newscenter.

Police say a man is in custody following an eight-hour standoff in the town of Brownfield early yesterday according to US News.

A number of Maine gun safety groups and gun control advocates will hold a candlelight vigil and rally in front of the Blaine House Saturday evening according to centralmaine.com.

Stabbing attack in California kills four according to WABI.

British Airways computer issue strands thousands according to centralmaine.com.