WMTW - News

Widow says husband didn't point gun at deputy during shoooting

The Maine Attorney General's Office is investigating the shooting of Steven McKinney of Windham during a confrontation with a sheriff's deputy.

Former head of state police makes court appearance

The former head of the Maine State Police, who is facing sexual contact charges involving a family member, made a court appearance in Portland on Wednesday.

Water level rising in Kennebec River

Rising rivers are forcing road closures and flooding basements around the state of Maine.

Judge overturns North Dakota abortion law

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that North Dakota's abortion law, considered one of the most restrictive in the nation, is unconstitutional.

Judge overturns North Dakota abortion law

A federal judge ruled Wednesday that North Dakota's abortion law, considered one of the most restrictive in the nation, is unconstitutional.

Lewiston often on hook for burned building demolition costs

It costs the city of Lewiston hundreds of thousand of dollars each year to demolish abandoned and burned out buildings.

Bethel area takes beating from flooding

The recent rain and snowmelt caused the Androscoggin River to swell and cause flooding problems in the Bethel area.

Dogs abandoned at shelter with porcupine quills in mouths

The Humane Society Waterville Area said it found two dogs abandoned at its shelter Wednesday morning with porcupine quills in their mouths.

New poll shows tight race for governor

A new poll shows the race for governor is essentially a dead heat.

WMTW sets sights on new home in Westbrook

After 15 years in the Time and Temperature building in Portland, WMTW will be moving into a broadcast-ready facility in Westbrook this fall.