PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine company that wants to build underwater river turbines as an alternative to diesel generators used in remote villages in Alaska is ready to begin testing a prototype.
ALLAGASH, Maine (AP) — Police say a Westbrook man has died in a weekend motorcycle crash in Allagash.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A 52-year-old Portland woman has been sentenced to seven years in prison after being pleading guilty to her eighth drunken driving offense.
Police are investigating a fatal accident in northern Maine Thursday night.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine woman who became a national figure in the fight to help survivors of military sexual assault has learned that she will receive $405,000 in retroactive disability benefits.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The University of Southern Maine Faculty Senate says it has identified more than $5 million in potential academic cuts needed to counter an administrative plan that would have laid off a dozen faculty members.
BRIDGTON, Maine (AP) — No one has been injured after a school bus with children on board went off road and into the woods in Bridgton, Maine.
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — A Lewiston man facing a murder charge in connection with the stabbing and strangulation of a 20-year-old Greene man has asked a judge to throw out statements he made to police.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Fifty of the most prominent ocean scientists in the country will come to the Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences in Maine for a research event about the response of marine plankton to changing ocean conditions.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The federal government says the offshore Gulf of Maine’s Atlantic herring fishery is nearing its catch limit and will be restricted for nearly a year.
BOOTHBAY HARBOR, Maine (AP) — The Boothbay Harbor One Design Boat Race and Annual Antique Boat Parade will take place in this coastal Maine town on June 22 and 24.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A study of Gulf of Maine shallow-water habitats by the federal government finds that sand and gravel habitats are used the most by fish and invertebrate species in the gulf.
SKOWHEGAN, Maine (AP) — Company executives with Skowhegan-based Gifford’s Famous Ice Cream say the firm is preparing a push into the Washington, D.C., market.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Environmentalists and Portland Mayor Michael Brennan are releasing a report about the growth of solar power in American cities.
A Blaine man was injured after his truck rolled over early Sunday morning.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The chief judge of the Maine District Courts has appointed Judge Jeffrey Moskowitz to serve as second in command.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of “The Warmth of Other Suns” is receiving an honorary degree from Bates College.
BATH, Maine (AP) — Police say a Bath man who led police on a car and foot chase and allegedly tried to run down a sheriff’s deputy has been arrested.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine prison inmate who was pepper-sprayed while restrained and then not allowed to wash his face for more than 20 minutes has sued the guard who sprayed him.