JONESPORT, Maine (AP) — A U.S.
The 40th Annual Maine Fishermen’s Forum is wrapping up in Rockport, Maine, with a focus on climate change.
Police say a Rumford man has died after losing control of his vehicle and hitting a utility pole.
Temperature fluctuations can shorten the growing season for farmers, and the worry doesn’t stop when crops are stored inside for winter sales, as a drop or spikes can ruin what’s meant for market.
29 year-old Jason Stockmar, of Augusta, was sentenced on Thursday in federal court in Bangor.
ROCKPORT, Maine (AP) — Maine’s largest annual marine trade show is entering its second day in Rockport.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Animal lovers in Maine want the state to ban the sale of dogs and cats born at what they say are often inhumane out-of-state breeding operations.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine government survey says the average statewide cash price for heating oil climbed 7 cents in the past week.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine lawmakers are promoting a bill that seeks to ensure that parents can let their children sit out of standardized tests.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — An environmental group fighting a Somerset County wind farm has abandoned its appeal of the state’s decision to grant a license for the project, clearing the way for construction.
ETNA, Maine (AP) — State transportation officials say a 75-vehicle pileup on Interstate 95 last week was likely caused by people driving too fast for the wintry conditions.
BUXTON, Maine (AP) — Maine police say eight people have been indicted in connection with a scheme to steal guns and trade them for heroin.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Representatives for FairPoint Communications say a lengthy strike and bad weather caused the company’s $43.6 million in losses in the final three months of 2014.
SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — South Portland officials are hiring a Boston law firm to help defend the city’s ban on loading crude oil into tankers in Portland Harbor.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine is making it more difficult to fish for smelts in an effort to help the wriggling fish rebuild populations that have plummeted in the state and elsewhere in New England.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The chancellor of the University of Maine System is calling on lawmakers to support increased funding for its schools in Gov.
ROME, Maine (AP) — The former Maine summer home of beauty magnate Elizabeth Arden has been purchased by a nonprofit dedicated to disabled veterans.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Republican Gov.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — The Maine Board of Environmental Protection is scheduled to meet this week to consider an appeal of the Bingham Wind Project by the anti-wind group Friends of Maine’s Mountains.