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102-year-old veteran honored with WWII medals

OGUNQUIT, Maine (WCSH) — A 102-year-old Maine veteran received WWII medals Friday that were 73 years overdue. Senator Angus King presented Dr. Ruth Endicott with four medals at her home in Ogunquit. Endicott’s daughter Lynne Sauer contacted King’s office in 2018 to …

Pot on the ballot in 9 states

(NBC News) — This is a big year for marijuana. A Gallup poll last October shows more than half the country, 58 percent, think marijuana should be legal, and on election day voters in nine states will decide if people can walk …

Maine Muslims threatened

Westbrooke, Maine (WCSH) — Residents of an apartment complex in Maine are feeling threatened after finding anti-Muslim notes around the building. Many Iraqi residents found strips of paper reading “All Muslims are Terrorists should be Killed” in their windows and sidewalks. The …

Meteor illuminates New England sky

Portland, Maine (NBC News) — A fireball lit up the sky across New England early Tuesday morning. Police dashcam video from Portland, Maine captured the moment as the sky was illuminated and the meteor streaked across the sky. People reported seeing it …

Maine boy steals bus

Bangor, Maine (NECN) — A joyride in a stolen school bus came to a surprising end in Bangor, Maine last week. John St. Germain was in the passenger seat of his friend’s car when he saw a bus driving dangerously in front …