BANGOR, Maine (AP) — A judge is hearing oral arguments in a federal case about whether a chemical company responsible for dumping mercury from a closed Maine plant will be required to clean contamination from nearby waterways.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Justice Roland Cole has been appointed to serve as new chief justice of the Superior Court in Maine.
BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine (AP) — Organizers of an upcoming festival in Boothbay Harbor are removing a certain carnival rides from their program over safety concerns.
OAKLAND, Maine (AP) — Dog owners in Oakland are now required to pick up after their pets after the town council unanimously approved a dog waste amendment to its animal control ordinance.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A bill that would ban the sale of powered alcohol in Maine will become law.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Maine House of Representatives has given initial approval to a bill aimed at making it harder for parents to forgo vaccinating their children.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Finance Authority of Maine and Maine Educational Loan Authority are merging under a bill signed into law by Gov.
PARIS, Maine (AP) — A statewide panel has cleared an Oxford County sheriff’s deputy of wrongdoing for shooting a 31-year-old man during an armed confrontation in Lovell.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Republican-controlled Senate has defeated a bill that would have made Maine the 26th so-called “right-to-work” state.
NEW GLOUCESTER, Maine (AP) — Maine State Police say a man with a suspended driver’s license was behind the wheel when a Land Rover crashed on the Maine Turnpike, killing a passenger.
Federal fishery regulators will consider habitat protections to key fishing grounds during a meeting in Rhode Island.
GREENVILLE, Maine (AP) — Maine officials are readying their response plans in the event of an oil train accident.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Maine Bureau of Unemployment Compensation has awarded unemployment benefits to FairPoint workers who were in a four-month strike that ended in February.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Central Maine Power is warning customers of a “surge” of telephone scam attempts.
CHESTER, Maine (AP) — Maine Attorney General Janet T.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Maine House has voted to override Gov.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A week before Maine lawmakers are supposed to head home for the summer, a budget deal that will keep state government open at the end of the month remains elusive.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine Governor Paul LePage says he wants to use surplus revenue from timber harvests on public lands to defray heating costs for low-income residents.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A Maine bill aimed at encouraging minors to seek help when someone is at risk of an alcohol overdose will go into law.
ALFRED, Maine (AP) — A competency hearing is schedule for a Maine man charged with beating and stabbing his grandmother to death before setting fire to the home they shared in Old Orchard Beach.