Maine governor, predecessor share a fondness for speeding

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — Former Gov. Paul LePage and current Gov. Janet Mills couldn’t be more…

High winds cut power, inundate Lake Erie shoreline with ice

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — High winds howled through much of the eastern U.S. for a second…

PORTLAND, Maine | Maine governor adds boost to major power line project

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Gov. Janet Mills is throwing her support behind a 145-mile transmission line…

PORTLAND, Maine | Republican drops recount request in Maine congressional race

PORTLAND, Maine — A Republican incumbent dropped his request for a recount Friday in the first…

AUGUSTA, Maine | Judge tosses lawsuit by GOP incumbent from Maine who lost first congressional election held by candidate-ranking system

AUGUSTA, Maine— Judge tosses lawsuit by GOP incumbent from Maine who lost first congressional election held…

Maine News: Maine Attorney General Mills Claims She Does Not Have to Answer to Elected Officials

AUGUSTA, ME – Maine Governor Paul R. LePage is seeking to expedite the appeal in his…

Maine News: Governor Paul R. LePage Hails Maine’s Economy as Best in Decades

AUGUSTA, ME – Maine Governor Paul R. LePage has issued the following statement on Maine’s economy.…

Maine News: Maine Governor Paul R. LePage Announces Retirement of Commissioner Paul Mercer

AUGUSTA, ME – Maine Governor Paul R. LePage announced today that Department of Environmental Protection (DEP)…

Maine News: Maine Governor Paul R. LePage Will Appeal Mills Lawsuit to Supreme Court

AUGUSTA, ME – Maine Governor Paul R. LePage announced today that he will appeal Friday’s decision…

BANGOR, Maine | Suspicious envelope causes ricin scare at Sen. Collins’ home

BANGOR, Maine— A hazardous materials team was dispatched to the home of Republican Sen. Susan Collins…

AUGUSTA, Maine | Oink oink, honk honk: Rogue pig goes hog wild in traffic

AUGUSTA, Maine — It was a classic case of a ham on the lam. Police in…

BANGOR, Maine | Young activist to make TV debut as transgender superhero

BANGOR, Maine— An activist in Maine who won a lawsuit over using the girls’ bathroom at…

KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine | Former first daughter Barbara Bush gets married

KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine — Former first daughter Barbara Bush has gotten married. Her father, former President George…

NEWRY, Maine | Man wins woman’s weight in beer at wife-carrying contest

NEWRY, Maine— Baseball’s fall classic focuses on an American pastime. A Maine ski resort has its…

Massachusetts News: Connecticut Woman, Melissa Rock Sentenced for Federal Drug Conspiracy

BOSTON, Ms. – A Connecticut woman was sentenced today in federal court in Worcester for her…

BATH, Maine | Shipbuilders replace stealthy US destroyer’s 15-ton turbine

BATH, Maine — Shipbuilder Bath Iron Works has replaced one of the massive turbines on the…

Maine News: Governor Paul R. LePage thanks Adria Horn for her service to Maine’s veterans

AUGUSTA, ME – Maine Governor Paul R. LePage announced yesterday that Bureau of Veterans’ Services Director…

PORTLAND, Maine | APNewsBreak: Coca-Cola acquires Moxie, soda beloved in Maine

PORTLAND, Maine — Soft drink giant Coca-Cola announced on Tuesday it is acquiring Moxie, a long-lived…

FREEPORT,Maine | L.L. Bean donating $3 million to National Parks Foundation

FREEPORT, Maine — L.L. Bean is providing $3 million to the National Park Foundation’s effort to…

LEWISTON, Maine | Random fundraisers could dine with Patrick Dempsey

LEWISTON, Maine — Actor Patrick Dempsey is offering to have lunch with five, randomly selected individuals…

PORTLAND, Maine | Report: Trump commission did not find widespread voter fraud

PORTLAND, Maine — The now-disbanded voting integrity commission launched by the Trump administration uncovered no evidence…

LEWISTON, Maine | Actor Patrick Dempsey warns of online scam soliciting money

LEWISTON, Maine— Actor Patrick Dempsey says someone is impersonating him online and asking his fans to…

Maine | Democratic socialists stepping up in races across US

PORTLAND, Maine — A week ago, Maine Democrat Zak Ringelstein wasn’t quite ready to consider himself…

PORTLAND, Maine | Democratic socialism rising in the age of Trump

PORTLAND, Maine — A week ago, Maine Democrat Zak Ringelstein wasn’t quite ready to consider himself…

PORTLAND, Maine  | Democratic socialism surging in the age of Trump

PORTLAND, Maine  — Last Friday, Maine Democrat Zak Ringelstein wasn’t ready to consider himself a formal…

PORTLAND, Maine | Pop artist Robert Indiana’s cause of death ‘undetermined’

PORTLAND, Maine  — A medical examiner has been unable to determine the cause of pop artist…

PORTLAND, Maine | Study: Blowhole spray can provide fast data on whale health

PORTLAND, Maine — Scientists no longer have to collect poop to get key data on the…

PORTLAND, Maine | Rapper buys every seat in house, takes strangers to movies

PORTLAND, Maine — A Maine rapper surprised moviegoers with free tickets to a sci-fi satire movie.…

PORTLAND, Maine | Canada investigates run-ins between US customs, fishermen

PORTLAND, Maine — The Canadian government says it’s investigating a series of encounters in which U.S.…

PORTLAND, Maine | US imported more seafood in 2017 than any prior year

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The United States imported more seafood last year than at any point…