AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A Maine legislative panel is grappling with whether to create a state council to deal with the issue of changing ocean chemistry.
LOVELL, Maine (AP) — A woman who’s giving her country inn in Maine to the winner of an essay contest is extending the deadline.
BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) — Rescue crews are searching for two people who reportedly went missing on the Saco (SAY’-koh) River.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov.
ALFRED, Maine (AP) — Maine Health and Human Services Commissioner Mary Mayhew will avoid a contempt hearing after she agreed to comply with court orders to admit two jail inmates to the state’s psychiatric hospital.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A multi-state regulatory board is approving higher catch limits for Atlantic menhaden, a fish that plays important roles as bait and part of the ocean food web.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Maine House has failed to override a bill to limit smoker surcharges imposed by health insurers.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine fishery regulators are proposing a sea urchin fishing season that would establish rules for a swipe card system to record transactions when urchins are bought or sold.
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — The president of the University of Maine at Fort Kent says he will retire in September after five years of service.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Maine House of Representatives has rejected a bill that would require people to show photo identification before voting.
MOSCOW, Maine (AP) — Police have arrested a Maine man they allege tried to steal lawn chairs from a woman’s yard, and then swung a machete when the woman wielded a garden hoe to try to stop him.
SABATTUS, Maine (AP) — Sabattus police say a fatal crash in town was caused when a driver swerved to avoid a cat in the road.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The city of Portland has agreed to pay $10,000 to settle a federal lawsuit brought by a man who said he was injured by a city police officer.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A committee of Maine lawmakers will decide whether to recommend a proposal from American Indian tribes who want an agreement about the way they harvest commercial fish.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The U.S.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A legislative panel is recommending the creation of a task force to study farm amusement ride safety after a 17-year-old girl was killed during a Halloween-themed hayride last year.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Police say a Massachusetts man has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman in Maine after he helped her escape from a group home.