Students and faculty at the University of Southern Maine joined together Wednesday to speak out against the faculty layoffs on the way.
A nurse in Fort Kent who vowed to defy Maine’s voluntary quarantine for health care workers who’ve treated Ebola patients has done just that.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — A power outage that knocked out electricity to thousands of homes and businesses in Lewiston is being blamed on a squirrel.
LEBANON, Maine (AP) — Police say one person has died and another has been sent to the hospital after a crash involving a car and a pickup truck in Lebanon.
MECHANIC FALLS, Maine (AP) — Maine police say there is no timetable for wrapping up an investigation into a fatal Halloween-themed hayride accident.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Maine Supreme Judicial Court is denying an animal rights group’s request for an expedited appeal in its case against the state’s Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine officials say the price of heating oil in the state dropped 8 cents this week, continuing a downward trend in the price of fuel.
GREENWOOD, Maine (AP) — A Maine skiing area will soon unveil 803 solar-electric panels it says will offset 70 percent of its electricity use.
A Portland man wanted for the sexual assault of a child was arrested in Boston Tuesday.
AUBURN, Maine (AP) — A Minot man who went on a rampage last year, setting fire to his home and his estranged wife’s home, before ramming her minivan with his truck and attempting to run down a police officer has been sentenced to 12 years in prison.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A bookkeeper has pleaded guilty to stealing almost $1 million from two former employers in Maine and New Hampshire.
AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A mother and daughter who rammed each other’s cars in a Monmouth cemetery, knocking over several headstones, have both pleaded guilty to criminal mischief.
PARIS, Maine (AP) — A Maine man charged with killing and sexually assaulting his mother-in-law in front of his 6-year-old daughter has been ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation to determine if he is competent to stand trial.
KENNEBUNK, Maine (AP) — Amtrak will begin stopping in Kennebunk within the next two years.
BATH, Maine (AP) — Police say they’ve charged a Maine woman with driving drunk with two children in her car and biting the officers who tried to arrest her.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A federal judge says part of a free speech lawsuit against Maine’s largest city is dismissed because Portland repealed a buffer zone keeping anti-abortion protesters away from a Planned Parenthood entrance.
FORT KENT, Maine (AP) — A nurse from Maine who’s in isolation after returning from West Africa where she treated Ebola patients says she’s prepared to go to court if the state tries to quarantine her.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Brunswick woman who embezzled more than $365,000 from a Wiscasset nonprofit where she worked has been sentenced to 20 months in prison.
JAY, Maine (AP) — The owners of the shuttered Otis Falls Mill are considering a bid to revitalize the Maine paper mill as a banquet facility.
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency says children were present in a Lewiston building where agents found a suspected methamphetamine lab.