SANFORD, Maine (AP) — Police in Maine say a longtime former editor and columnist for the Portland Press Herald died as he was showing a teenage boy a handgun.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Maine Governor’s Energy Office says the price of heating oil has risen over the last two weeks.
FALMOUTH, Maine (AP) — Police in Falmouth are warning of a scam in which someone threatens to carry out a murder-for-hire plot if financial payments aren’t made to an overseas recipient.
OAKLAND, Maine (AP) — Oakland officials have adopted an ordinance that prohibits the retail sale of marijuana and the establishment of social clubs in the town.
MADISON, Maine (AP) — A solar farm that occupies nearly 22 acres of land in the Maine town of Madison is expected to be fully operational by the end of this week.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Several seasons for the hunting of small game animals in Maine are coming to a close for the year.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Maine Office of Tourism, Ski Maine Association and Maine Snowmobile Association are collaborating to provide weekly reports on snow conditions across the state.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The average retail price of gas has risen 3.2 cents in Maine over the past week.
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AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — State regulators have formally approved $13.4 million in contracts to bail out struggling biomass companies in Aroostook, Penobscot and Washington counties.
BRADFORD, Maine (AP) — Power has been restored to all but a handful of Emera Maine customers left in the dark on Sunday.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — State utility regulators say they are leaving Maine’s solar energy rules alone for now.
BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) — Maine Technology Institute is giving seven grants worth more than $33,000 to entrepreneurs around the state to develop new products and ideas in sectors such as biotechnology and composite materials.
OAKLAND, Maine (AP) — Police in Maine say a Sidney woman died after her car hit black ice, crossed the center line and crashed into a vehicle heading in the opposite direction.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine’s largest city will host an international forum about scallops next year.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Local unions say FairPoint Communications has gone ahead with plans to lay off more than 100 workers across Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The University of Maine is reaching out to 86 employees and students tricked into providing their passwords to cybercriminals.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A university in Maine’s capital city is teaching students about piloting drones.
KENNEBUNK, Maine (AP) — No children were hurt after police say a vehicle apparently slid out of control and hit a school bus on state Route 35 in Maine.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Towns and cities around Maine are taking a cautious approach to the new state law that legalizes marijuana and are considering moratoriums on the sale of the drug within their limits.