Portland News
Select a news source:
 WMTW Channel 8


Portland Daily Sun

Portland Weather


Central Maine News

Portland Press Herald

Top Stories

Last updated: Nov 13, 2019 - 9:24 AM

New England native wins Oscar for best feature documentary
Feb 25, 2019 - 2:11 PM
WINNER! New England native Matt Renner and the cre... Read more...
LIVE: First public impeachment hearing begins
Nov 13, 2019 - 3:07 PM
The closed doors of the Trump impeachment investig...
Divers salvage 100-year-old liquor from WWI shipwreck
Nov 13, 2019 - 2:43 PM
A team of ocean explorers says it has retrieved co... Read more...
Massachusetts fire lieutenant dies battling 4-alarm blaze
Nov 13, 2019 - 2:33 PM
One firefighter died and several other firefighter...
Trump, Erdogan to meet as thorny issues stress relations
Nov 13, 2019 - 2:29 PM
President Donald Trump meets the president of Turk...
Border Patrol arrests 17 over holiday weekend in Maine
Nov 13, 2019 - 2:28 PM
Some of the arrested undocumented immigrants trave...
Authorities say dad of 11-month old shot used son as 'human shield'
Nov 13, 2019 - 2:18 PM
A father whose infant son was critically wounded i... Read more...
Crash on 295 south in Portland delays morning commute
Nov 13, 2019 - 2:03 PM
A 3-car crash near Tukey's Bridge on 295 slowed th... Read more...
Dental students offer free care, low-cost cleanings for veterans
Nov 13, 2019 - 1:46 PM
Dental students at the University of New England a... Read more...
Man dies in Venice's worst floods for 50 years as city calls for state of emergency
Nov 13, 2019 - 1:42 PM
An elderly man has died in the worst floods to hit... Read more...
Special masks help make radiation therapy less intimidating for children
Nov 13, 2019 - 1:33 PM
"They're so thankful, and it's not about the cance... Read more...
Bundle up! Cold temperatures, gusty winds arrive
Nov 13, 2019 - 1:22 PM
The coldest air of the season has settled over Mai... Read more...
Maine man wins town council seat by 1 vote
Nov 13, 2019 - 1:02 PM
The vote was tight: 434-433....
Maine ranks high among new cases of lung cancer rates, according to report
Nov 13, 2019 - 12:44 PM
The American Lung Association released the report ...
Blustery Afternoon and cold night ahead
Nov 13, 2019 - 12:36 PM
How’s the weather looking for your Wednesday? Ge...
'It’s about having a purpose': Veteran finds new mission in life with honey bees
Nov 13, 2019 - 11:39 AM
“Never would I have imagined I would have been a... Read more...
'You’re not going to die': Man attacked by alligator waits hours before being rescued
Nov 13, 2019 - 11:36 AM
Rescuers responded but were unable to find the cou... Read more...
VIDEO: Thief drags woman down mall escalator as he tries to take her purse
Nov 13, 2019 - 11:26 AM
Surveillance video shows a man dragging a woman do... Read more...
Reports: 'Days of Our Lives' cast released from their contracts as soap's future remains uncertain
Nov 13, 2019 - 10:23 AM
The popular soap opera has been on for 54 years.... Read more...
Judge orders hospital to keep 9-month-old on life-support as family searches for a solution
Nov 13, 2019 - 9:59 AM
"I thought they was going to pull the plug on my b... Read more...