WATERVILLE, Maine (AP) — A homeless shelter in Kennebec County is getting a $1 million grant from the Maine State Housing Authority to help get their expansion plans off the ground.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — New England fishermen of important food fish like cod and haddock say the looming cost of paying for at-sea monitors could put them out of business this year.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Cyclists don’t think 100 miles is enough of a workout are going to get another option for this year’s Dempsey Challenge.
EAST MACHIAS, Maine (AP) — Downeast Maine is ready to celebrate the migration of fish with a race that culminates in a feast of whole-smoked herring.
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Nova Scotia officials are asking ferry operators around the world for advice on how to provide less costly ferry service between Yarmouth, Nova Scotia and Maine.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine Audubon is looking for volunteers to survey roads for signs of animal crossings in an attempt to reduce roadkill.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — An amendment recently passed by a congressional committee would help businesses on a former Navy base in Maine to qualify for a federal program that aims to encourage job growth and economic development.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Three former musical directors of the Portland Symphony Orchestra are joining the current maestro for a 90th gala concert.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A Maine legislative panel is divided over the extent to which the state should restrict the use of electronic cigarettes in public places.
BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) — The Maine attorney general’s office is investigating an allegation that a former Biddeford police officer sexually abused a teenage boy more than a decade ago.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A Maine legislative panel has rejected a bill that would allow people to carry concealed handguns without a permit.
PITTSTON, Maine (AP) — Maine Marine Patrol officers say they have recovered the body of a woman from the Kennebec River.
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Police in Maine say a South Portland man faces charges after he hit a telephone pole while driving under the influence of alcohol with a child in the car.
BERWICK, Maine (AP) — Officials say no one was hurt in an apartment building fire in the southern Maine town of Berwick.
WELLS, Maine (AP) — An Auburn, Maine, woman has died in a car crash in Wells.
OGUNQUIT, Maine (AP) — The Maine Fire Marshal’s office says a fire that destroyed a waterfront hotel and restaurant in Ogunquit started accidentally, probably due to an electrical malfunction.
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — The chief prosecutor for Androscoggin County says he expects to present witnesses to a grand jury next week who will testify about possible criminal conduct in a haunted hayride in Mechanic Falls last fall that turned deadly.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine’s agriculture department says the number of farmers markets in the state is on the rise.
UNITY, Maine (AP) — Unity College is hosting its Third Annual Cardboard Kayak Race with a challenge to teams to create kayaks using only six supplies.