PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine gubernatorial candidate Eliot Cutler says he wants to rebuild the state’s Department of Environmental Protection, encourage environmentally sound business investment and assist municipalities with aging sewer infrastructure.
NORTH BERWICK, Maine (AP) — Police say the death of a man killed when he was hit by the Amtrak Downeaster train was likely a suicide.
SOUTH HARPSWELL, Maine (AP) — The top bidder in a government auction for a Maine lighthouse is willing to pay $283,000 for the 1871-built structure.
Two were taken to the hospital after a motorcycle and SUV collided in Easton.
WEST PARIS, Maine (AP) — Investigators say an improperly installed wood pellet stove caused a weekend blaze in West Paris that destroyed a home and displaced 21 people.
WISCASSET, Maine (AP) — A Union man has been arrested after leading police on a high speed chase in an allegedly stolen car.
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — University of Maine System trustees are meeting to consider asking the state for more money to continue a tuition freeze.
HARPSWELL, Maine (AP) — A historic lighthouse in Casco Bay will likely have a new owner after the federal government closed out an auction for the structure.
BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) — Investigators say an apartment fire in Biddeford, Maine, is now being investigated as a homicide after one of the fire victims has died.
YORK, Maine (AP) — A judge has rejected a request by pro-marijuana activists that would have forced the town of York to put a legalization question on the November ballot.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine’s supreme court has dismissed a mother’s appeal of a court-approved do-not-resuscitate order for her brain-damaged baby, saying the matter is moot now that the state has agreed to abide by the mother’s wishes.
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PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine-built clipper ship that sank while transporting cargo from Boston has been discovered off the coast of California.
A 60-year-old woman died Sunday in a multi-car accident on Route 2 in Bethel.
GARDINER, Maine (AP) — A Gardiner lawyer has announced that he plans to run for district attorney for Kennebec and Somerset counties as an independent.
KITTERY, Maine (AP) — Police say a woman from Rhode Island on the way to her summer home in Maine died in a collision on the Maine Turnpike in Kittery when a tractor-trailer crashed through guardrails, crossed a median and hit her SUV head on.
EAST BOOTHBAY, Maine (AP) — Five Maine scientists will spend the next three weeks traversing the Pacific Ocean studying how phytoplankton affect the nutrient cycles of the ocean.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Regional fishing associations are uniting in an attempt to strengthen the laws that govern fisheries in federal waters.
BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) — Maine drug agents have arrested a New York City man they say dropped a bag containing hundreds of oxycodone pills when police approached him.
BIDDEFORD, Maine (AP) — Political novelist and satirist Christopher Buckley is delivering a lecture in Maine.