Maine to Receive Federal Funds for Blizzard Costs 

Maine will be eligible for federal help to cover the costs of a blizzard that hit in early February.The federal government has approved the request for a disaster declaration submitted by the governor.The declaration means Androscoggin, Cumberland, Knox, and York counties are designated to receive assistance for emergency work and the repair or replacement of disaster-damaged facilities.The storm resulted in significant coastal flood damage and costly snow removal.