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.
BRUNSWICK, Maine (AP) — The Maine Fire Service Institute in Brunswick will receive $154,714 in federal money for training equipment.
NEW YORK (AP) — A Norman Rockwell painting of Boston Red Sox players has sold to a private buyer for $22.6 million.
LIVERMORE, Maine (AP) — Police say a 6-year-old girl was injured this week when a Jeep Wrangler she was playing inside began moving.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A proposal by the city of Portland to charge shoppers for disposable plastic or paper shopping bags has moved forward after a city council committee voted to lower the proposed fee and send it to the full council.
PARIS, Maine (AP) — The trial of a West Paris woman charged with being drunk and reading a text message when her car crashed, killing two teenage passengers, is winding down.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Sanford man charged with emailing sexually explicit videos of children to an undercover federal agent has pleaded guilty.
Police say they are searching the cellphone records of two people suspected in a fatal hit and run in Paris.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Poland man has been sentenced to three years of probation, six months of which must be served in home confinement, for stealing about $10,000 in mileage reimbursements from the U.S.