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4 Hospitalized in Portland Car Crash

4 Hospitalized in Portland Car Crash

| April 21, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – A four-car crash on Interstate 295 in Portland left three people injured and backed up traffic for more than hour. The crash occurred late Monday morning in the southbound lane of the interstate near exit 5A. Police told the Portland Press Herald that the accident occurred when Ardo Amir, 57, of […]

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Ferry Operator to Target Boston in Marketing Efforts

Ferry Operator to Target Boston in Marketing Efforts

| April 21, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Canadian tourism officials and the operators of the Nova Star ferry from Maine to Nova Scotia will focus the ship’s marketing efforts on Boston. The Portland Press Herald reported Monday that the Nova Scotia Tourism Agency and Nova Star Cruises both consider the bigger media market the target for the ferry. […]

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Man Arrested for Distributing Crack

Man Arrested for Distributing Crack

| April 16, 2014

The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency announced the arrest of a Portland man for distributing Crack Cocaine throughout greater Portland.  21 year old Ian Nono is charged with two counts of Trafficking in Schedule W Drugs (Crack Cocaine) and Refusing to Submit to Arrest. Beginning in early February, agents from the MDEA Cumberland District Task Force […]

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Portland Robber with Fake Explosives Arrested

Portland Robber with Fake Explosives Arrested

| April 11, 2014

  PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Police say they have arrested a Maine man accused of robbing a CVS store for prescription drugs in the city of Portland with what initially appeared to be an explosive device. Police say 39-year-old Jason Wayne Campbell of Portland demanded drugs at the CVS around 8:45 Friday morning while displaying […]

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2nd Man Arrested in Connection with Portland Fires

2nd Man Arrested in Connection with Portland Fires

| April 1, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – A second man has been arrested in connection with a series of arson fires that happened last month in Portland. Eighteen-year-old Aaron Hornbeck-Fielder of Portland was arrested Monday. He’s accused of starting a fire in a Dumpster on Sunday, March 23. It wasn’t immediately known if he had a lawyer. Police […]

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