Inspired by one of their classmates, a group of local middle schoolers made their way to Eastern Maine Medical Center Wednesday morning.
Maine business leaders are again calling for approval of a measure that would increase the state’s minimum wage to a lower rate than the one being called for in a referendum on the November ballot.
Governor LePage has signed a bill that allows Mainers who live in public housing to have guns.
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The Maine Senate on Thursday enacted bill to give budget stability and predictability to school districts.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Maine lawmakers are making one last, frenzied push that should bring the final gavels crashing down on Friday or Saturday.
Federally-funded help is coming to the 214 workers losing their jobs at Madison Paper.
For the first time, lawyers for House Speaker Mark Eves and Gov.
It’s National Public Safety Telecommunicators Week.
A 17-year-old driver is in critical condition after crashing into a tree in Warren Tuesday afternoon, according to the Knox County Sheriff’s Office.
A man staying in a Bangor hotel room overdosed on heroin this morning – local officials credit the use of Narcan as one of the reason’s he’s still alive.
State Police have charged a man from Carthage with possessing child pornography.
Bangor city councilors are considering a proposed $50.9 million spending plan for the coming fiscal year.
State police say the woman whose car went into a Hancock County pond over the weekend with her two children in it was returning from a methadone clinic in Bangor and had been drinking.
Police say a student who reported a bomb threat on the wall of a bathroom in Winslow High School, prompting an evacuation, was also the one who wrote it.
Trout for supper is what led Leonard Wallace and his wife Rosemary to head out to Fox Pond Saturday afternoon.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A bill that gives Maine’s county and regional jails a one-time funding boost of $2.4 million is gaining support in the Legislature.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A bill that gives families of homicide victims more time to file a lawsuit will become law over the objections of Gov.
There’s was hearing Monday to determine if a teen should be tried as an adult for a murder in Houlton.
Police say a homeowner in Phillips was tied up with duct tape when two men broke into his home on Weld Road Friday night.