PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Maine Supreme Judicial Court is denying an animal rights group’s request for an expedited appeal in its case against the state’s Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine officials say the price of heating oil in the state dropped 8 cents this week, continuing a downward trend in the price of fuel.
GREENWOOD, Maine (AP) — A Maine skiing area will soon unveil 803 solar-electric panels it says will offset 70 percent of its electricity use.
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) – A nurse who promised to defy Maine’s quarantine for health care workers who’ve treated Ebola patients has left her home again.
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — A Minot man who went on a rampage last year, setting fire to his home and his estranged wife’s home, before ramming her minivan with his truck and attempting to run down a police officer has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A bookkeeper has pleaded guilty to stealing almost $1 million from two former employers in Maine and New Hampshire.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A mother and daughter who rammed each other’s cars in a Monmouth cemetery, knocking over several headstones, have both pleaded guilty to criminal mischief.
PARIS, Maine (AP) — A Maine man charged with killing and sexually assaulting his mother-in-law in front of his 6-year-old daughter has been ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation to determine if he is competent to stand trial.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine’s potentially final season for hunting bears using dogs and traps is about to end.
KENNEBUNK, Maine (AP) — Amtrak will begin stopping in Kennebunk within the next two years.
BATH, Maine (AP) — Police say they’ve charged a Maine woman with driving drunk with two children in her car and biting the officers who tried to arrest her.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A federal judge says part of a free speech lawsuit against Maine’s largest city is dismissed because Portland repealed a buffer zone keeping anti-abortion protesters away from a Planned Parenthood entrance.
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — A nurse who treated Ebola patients in West Africa and has been under a voluntary in-home quarantine in Maine has stepped outside to voice her concerns about the state’s quarantine guidelines.
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — A nurse from Maine who’s in isolation after returning from West Africa where she treated Ebola patients says she’s prepared to go to court if the state tries to quarantine her.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Brunswick woman who embezzled more than $365,000 from a Wiscasset nonprofit where she worked has been sentenced to 20 months in prison.
BANGOR, Maine (AP) — The former finance director for Maine’s Passamaquoddy Tribe has been sentenced to 18 months in prison for embezzling about $20,000 from the tribe.
JAY, Maine (AP) — The owners of the shuttered Otis Falls Mill are considering a bid to revitalize the Maine paper mill as a banquet facility.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency says children were present in a Lewiston building where agents found a suspected methamphetamine lab.
GORHAM, Maine (AP) — Police say a Maine woman who was pulled over while wearing a Hello Kitty costume was arrested on a drunken driving charge.
LUBEC, Maine (AP) — Maine Marine Patrol members pulled an urchin dragger from Lubec Narrows shortly after his boat turned over.