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Palcohol comes in a pouch and can be turned into a cocktail just by adding water. There are four different varieties: rum, vodka, cosmopolitan and "powderita." (WBZ-TV)

Powdered Alcohol Creator Tries To Get Ahead Of State Bans

The creator of powdered alcohol is furiously trying to fend off efforts to ban the product in Maine and across the country before it even hits stores.

04/16/2015

A mug shot of an arrested man in Maine (Photo credit Bangor police)

Arrested Man Wears ‘Stay Drunk’ T-Shirt In Mug Shot

Don’t wear something that will make your mug shot go viral, police in Maine say.

04/08/2015

Misty the service dog got Windham, Maine police officer Ernest MacVane's attention after her owner, Kelly, fell inside a Walgreen's in North Windham. (Photo by Windham, Maine police)

Maine Service Dog Gets Police Officer To Help Owner Who Fell In Store

A service dog did a job well done last week, when it alerted a police officer that her owner had fallen inside a Walgreen’s in North Windham.

04/04/2015

David J. Williams. (Photo by York, Maine police)

York, Maine Middle School Principal Charged With Drunk Driving

A York, Maine middle school principal is charged with drunk driving after he was arrested Saturday night, police say.

04/02/2015

Several people were injured when a chairlift malfunctioned at Sugarloaf Mountain in Maine. (Image Credit: Greg Hoffmeister)

Mechanical Failure Likely Cause Of Sugarloaf Lift Malfunction

Investigators believe a mechanical failure caused one of Sugarloaf’s ski lifts to roll backwards Saturday injuring seven.

03/22/2015

Author Stephen King. (Photo Credit: KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Stephen King Not Backing Down On Demand For LePage Apology

Horror writer Stephen King is proving to be as tenacious as some of his more sinister characters in seeking an apology from Maine Gov. Paul LePage.

03/22/2015

Several people were injured when a chairlift malfunctioned at Sugarloaf Mountain in Maine. (Image Credit: Greg Hoffmeister)

Malfunctioning Sugarloaf Mountain Chairlift Injures 7 Skiers

Witnesses said the ski lift began operating in reverse, causing several injuries and forcing others to be evacuated.

03/21/2015

Author Stephen King. (Photo Credit: KENZO TRIBOUILLARD/AFP/Getty Images)

Stephen King Says Maine Governor Should ‘Man Up And Apologize’

Maine Gov. Paul LePage claimed author Stephen King moved from the state and doesn’t pay income taxes.

03/21/2015

A lobster truck overturned in Maine (Photo credit Maine State Police)

Truck Hauling 30,000 Pounds Of Lobster Overturns In Maine

Authorities say a tractor-trailer hauling 30,000 pounds of live Canadian lobster has overturned on an interstate in Maine

03/18/2015

A Maine harbor seal after being freed from a snowbank on Sunday. (Photo by Wells, Maine police officer Schoff)

Police: Maine Harbor Seal Stuck In Snowbank Rescued

A Maine harbor seal stuck in a snowbank was rescued on Sunday, police say.

03/08/2015

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