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Young Maine artists sought for statewide album cover art contest - Knox VillageSoup - Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Young Maine artists sought for statewide album cover art contest - Knox VillageSoup  Courier-Gazette & Camden Herald

Young Maine artists ages 5-18 are invited to participate in a statewide art contest held by the Maine Volunteer Foundation and the Maine Commission for ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 1:38 am


Millard wins 4-player playoff to claim Maine Open Championship - WABI

Millard wins 4-player playoff to claim Maine Open Championship  WABI

MANCHESTER, MAINE (WABI) - 101ST CHARLIE'S MAINE OPEN GOLF CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL (Top of Leaderboard) Jason Millard -8 (Won playoff on 4th ...

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:59 am


Reed remembers former coaches and teammates as he's inducted into Maine Basketball Hall of Fame - WABI

Reed remembers former coaches and teammates as he's inducted into Maine Basketball Hall of Fame  WABI

The next in our segments on Maine Basketball Hall of Fame inductees is the son of a fellow hall of famer, Mark Reed.

Published on 22 August 2019 | 12:56 am


Alabama man visits Maine to help mow lawns, bring community together - WGME

Alabama man visits Maine to help mow lawns, bring community together  WGME

PORTLAND (WGME) – An Alabama man is travelling around the country, mowing lawns for free, in hopes of helping people and bringing police and neighbors ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:59 pm


Maine says confusing voter mailings aren't from the state - Press Herald

Maine says confusing voter mailings aren't from the state  Press Herald

AUGUSTA — Maine's secretary of state says some households are receiving a confusing voter registration mailing that's not from state government. A Maine ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:46 pm


Storms bring heavy rain to Maine, thunderstorm threat eases - WMTW Portland

Storms bring heavy rain to Maine, thunderstorm threat eases  WMTW Portland

Storms brought heavy rain to parts of Maine Wednesday, and the threat of potentially severe storms will ease throughout the evening. A severe thunderstorm ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:28 pm


Maine Cops: Actually, There Are Laws When You're Drinking Claws - VICE

Maine Cops: Actually, There Are Laws When You're Drinking Claws  VICE

In June, YouTube comic Trevor Wallace kicked off what has become our collective White Claw summer when he released an almost five-minute long video ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:42 pm


As Maine's waters warm, vulnerable puffins face new threat - PBS NewsHour

As Maine's waters warm, vulnerable puffins face new threat  PBS NewsHour

A handful of interns is spending this summer in primitive conditions on a tiny, treeless island several miles off the coast of Maine. Their job? To monitor Atlantic ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 10:25 pm


Jason Millard wins Charlie's Maine Open on fourth playoff hole - Lewiston Sun Journal

Jason Millard wins Charlie's Maine Open on fourth playoff hole  Lewiston Sun Journal

MANCHESTER — Jason Millard led the Charlie's Maine Open at the turn, but by the end of the 18 holes, everything had changed. The Tennesseean was ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:41 pm


Maine Farm Days rolls out robotic milking demonstration - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine Farm Days rolls out robotic milking demonstration  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine Farm Days marked its 50-year celebration on Misty Meadows Farm in Clinton, a working dairy farm with 700 milking cows owned by John and Belinda ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:37 pm


CRINGE! This Maine Town Has Been Overrun By Rats - 92moose.fm

CRINGE! This Maine Town Has Been Overrun By Rats  92moose.fm

Even worse, the infestation is located near a local elementary school.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:30 pm


A call for art: Maine Arts Commission seeking submissions for veterans show - Wiscasset Newspaper

A call for art: Maine Arts Commission seeking submissions for veterans show  Wiscasset Newspaper

The Maine Arts Commission is seeking veteran artists to submit up to three pieces of work to be considered for inclusion in the 2019 Veterans Show at the Maine ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:27 pm


Maine chef's newest creations are made for the kitchen - WMTW Portland

Maine chef's newest creations are made for the kitchen  WMTW Portland

Rachel LeGloahec's Weft and Warp creates knife rolls that are meant to protect a cook's most valuable tool.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:12 pm


Strong storms cause minor flooding, damage in Maine - WGME

Strong storms cause minor flooding, damage in Maine  WGME

KITTERY (WGME) – Severe storms are popping up all over New England, with one even triggering a tornado warning, just over the New Hampshire border.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:12 pm


Colorado Millionaire Who Compared Gov’t Shutdown to 9/11 Fundraises for Maine Dem - Washington Free Beacon

Colorado Millionaire Who Compared Gov’t Shutdown to 9/11 Fundraises for Maine Dem  Washington Free Beacon

Sara Gideon, the Democratic senate candidate running to challenge Susan Collins (R., Maine), on Tuesday night attended a fundraiser hosted by a Colorado ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:10 pm


Special Session Will Examine Bill That Would Allow Maine Ocean School To Continue To Operate - Maine Public

Special Session Will Examine Bill That Would Allow Maine Ocean School To Continue To Operate  Maine Public

In Monday's special session bonds will dominate the action, but Democratic Gov. Janet Mills has submitted two bills to fix mistakes that cannot wait for.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:02 pm


Body found by commercial fishing crew confirmed to be missing Maine man - WABI

Body found by commercial fishing crew confirmed to be missing Maine man  WABI

BREMEN, Maine (WMTW) - A body found in the water near Bremen on Monday by a commercial fishing crew has been identified as that of a missing Midcoast ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:44 pm


2019 NCAA Division I College Football Team Previews: Maine Black Bears - College Sports Journal

2019 NCAA Division I College Football Team Previews: Maine Black Bears  College Sports Journal

Maine was the biggest surprise of the 2018 FCS season. The Black Bears entered the season projected to finish 8th in the CAA and went out and won the ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:17 pm


Longtime Maine furniture store going out of business - WMTW Portland

Longtime Maine furniture store going out of business  WMTW Portland

A longtime Maine furniture store is closing all of its locations after 30 years in business.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 8:14 pm


National News This school in Maine is teaching students how to 'adult' - News 5 Cleveland

National News This school in Maine is teaching students how to 'adult'  News 5 Cleveland

A school is Portland, Maine is teaching their students how to be an adult. Yes, in 2019, the word has turned into a verb, so it's fitting the school is called Adulting ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:37 pm


Exploring rail service between two Maine cities - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Exploring rail service between two Maine cities  NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

WESTBROOK, Maine — A new report explores the possibility of creating a rail *service* between two Maine cities. It's said to be a way to reduce traffic and cut ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:04 pm


Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg To Visit Maine - Maine Public

Presidential Candidate Pete Buttigieg To Visit Maine  Maine Public

Democratic presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg will visit Maine Thursday when he attends a grassroots meeting in Portland. Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:35 pm


Maine State Challenger Little League Jamboree set for this weekend - The Ellsworth American

Maine State Challenger Little League Jamboree set for this weekend  The Ellsworth American

ELLSWORTH — Ellsworth Challenger Little League is hosting this year's Maine State Challenger Little League Jamboree this Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 24-25 ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:16 pm


UMaine Recieves $20M Grant To Learn More About Maine's Aquatic Ecosystems - Maine Public

UMaine Recieves $20M Grant To Learn More About Maine's Aquatic Ecosystems  Maine Public

The University of Maine and The Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences will use a $20 million grant from the National Science Foundation to learn more about.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:01 pm


Police: Maine teen who was distracted while driving injured in crash - WGME

Police: Maine teen who was distracted while driving injured in crash  WGME

FRYEBURG (WGME) -- Fryeburg Police say a teen was injured in a crash after she became distracted while driving Tuesday afternoon. "We are reminding ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:00 pm


Maine home sales flat, prices up slightly in July - Press Herald

Maine home sales flat, prices up slightly in July  Press Herald

Sales of existing single-family homes in Maine remained relatively flat in July compared with a year earlier, while the median sale price increased by about 2 ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:55 pm


Director of Bicycle Coalition of Maine is stepping down - Press Herald

Director of Bicycle Coalition of Maine is stepping down  Press Herald

Citing health concerns, Bicycle Coalition of Maine Executive Director John Williams said he intends to step down in October. In a letter emailed to coalition ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 5:41 pm


Maine agriculture chief disappointed by USDA's blueberry aid snub - Press Herald

Maine agriculture chief disappointed by USDA's blueberry aid snub  Press Herald

AUGUSTA — Maine's agriculture commissioner says it's “highly disappointing” the federal government won't include the state's blueberry growers in a program ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 4:11 pm


Maine City Denies Claim Of Obstructing Project That Failed - Maine Public

Maine City Denies Claim Of Obstructing Project That Failed  Maine Public

Officials in Maine's largest city say they deny obstruction charges in a developer's lawsuit about a failed project that never came to pass.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:53 pm


Sen. Carson appointed to Maine Climate Council - Times Record

Sen. Carson appointed to Maine Climate Council  Times Record

Sen. Brownie Carson, D-Harpswell, has been appointed to the Maine Climate Council by Senate President Troy Jackson, D-Allagash. “Climate change poses a ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:47 pm


'Glamping' comes to Maine - Times Record

'Glamping' comes to Maine  Times Record

SANFORD – Camping brings thoughts of sunny, relaxing days, starry nights, and campfires. For those who pitch a tent or haul an RV, it means bringing ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:47 pm


Maine Basketball Hall of Fame inducts Bridgton's Whitney - Press Herald

Maine Basketball Hall of Fame inducts Bridgton's Whitney  Press Herald

BRIDGTON — The Maine Basketball Hall of Fame honored its most recent class of inductees Aug. 18, and among the now-immortalized names sits one ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 3:08 pm


Some animals seized from Maine home will soon be up for adoption at Animal Refuge League - WGME

Some animals seized from Maine home will soon be up for adoption at Animal Refuge League  WGME

WESTBROOK (WGME) -- The Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland says some of the animals seized from a home in Solon will soon be up for adoption.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:34 pm


Maine is No. 1 for women's equality in workplace, politics - Mainebiz

Maine is No. 1 for women's equality in workplace, politics  Mainebiz

When it comes to women's equality, Maine is tops in the country, according to the results of a WalletHub survey published Tuesday.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:18 pm


Falcon scores the trifecta in 68th Maine Retired Skippers Race - The Ellsworth American

Falcon scores the trifecta in 68th Maine Retired Skippers Race  The Ellsworth American

CASTINE — If the Maine Retired Skippers Race committee wants to adopt some music as a background score to the event, it might want to consider the 1942.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 2:09 pm


Westbrooker Gail Jackson joins Maine Basketball Hall of Fame - Press Herald

Westbrooker Gail Jackson joins Maine Basketball Hall of Fame  Press Herald

WESTBROOK — The Maine Basketball Hall of Fame inducted its most recent crop of honorees Aug. 18 and among the now-immortalized names sits a local ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:37 pm


Man arrested in Hancock County accused of Massachusetts rapes - Press Herald

Man arrested in Hancock County accused of Massachusetts rapes  Press Herald

ELLSWORTH — A man living in Hancock County who was arrested his month on as a fugitive from justice has been charged in two unsolved Massachusetts ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:28 pm


Malleck starts off school year with road trip to Maine - York News-Times

Malleck starts off school year with road trip to Maine  York News-Times

CARRABASSETT VALLEY, MAINE – This past summer, York senior Reed Malleck has logged a lot of miles playing golf all over the United States.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:25 pm


Dark money groups already a factor in Maine's targeted U.S. Senate race - WGME

Dark money groups already a factor in Maine's targeted U.S. Senate race  WGME

AUGUSTA, Maine (BDN) -- There's a long way to go before November 2020, but untrackable money is already affecting Maine's most high-profile political ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:02 pm


$2 Million Homes in Maine, Utah and Kentucky - The New York Times

$2 Million Homes in Maine, Utah and Kentucky  The New York Times

A lighthouse keeper's home on a Penobscot Bay island, a luxury prefab house in the desert near Moab and a Craftsman-style home in Lexington.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 1:01 pm


Rat infestation plaguing Maine town - WGME

Rat infestation plaguing Maine town  WGME

HARTLAND (WGME) -- Town leaders in Hartland say they are taking steps to stop a rat infestation that has been plaguing their community. For months, residents ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:45 pm


Break-in attempt at Maine Historical Society may be key to string of Portland burglaries - Press Herald

Break-in attempt at Maine Historical Society may be key to string of Portland burglaries  Press Herald

Portland police arrested a city man following an attempted break-in early Wednesday and say he may be charged with other recent burglaries of businesses in ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:42 pm


Maine Virtual Academy Students Ready to “Click On” for the 2019-2020 School Year - Yahoo Finance

Maine Virtual Academy Students Ready to “Click On” for the 2019-2020 School Year  Yahoo Finance

Maine Virtual Academy (MEVA), a statewide online public charter school, invites parents to imagine what their children could do with the right education, ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:30 pm


Certified as Maine's first 'Shopify expert,' marketing firm ramps up integrated commerce - Mainebiz

Certified as Maine's first 'Shopify expert,' marketing firm ramps up integrated commerce  Mainebiz

First Pier, an ecommerce division of marketing firm Helm Digital in Portland, is leveraging its status as a certified "Shopify expert” to grow its business.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 12:20 pm


Maine man accused of kidnapping woman, creating standoff arrested - WGME

Maine man accused of kidnapping woman, creating standoff arrested  WGME

LITCHFIELD (WGME) -- A man who was on the run from police accused of kidnapping, domestic violence and assault was arrested Wednesday morning.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 11:29 am


Maine ag commissioner let down by USDA’s blueberry aid snub - Raleigh News & Observer

Maine ag commissioner let down by USDA’s blueberry aid snub  Raleigh News & Observer

Maine's agriculture commissioner says it's "highly disappointing" the federal government won't include the state's blueberry growers in a program designed to ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:28 am


Maine home next to school infested by rats has neighbors, town concerned - WMTW Portland

Maine home next to school infested by rats has neighbors, town concerned  WMTW Portland

The home is located next to an elementary school and the town is working to solve the problem before the school year begins.

Published on 21 August 2019 | 9:16 am


Severe storms stretch from Colorado to Maine - CNN

Severe storms stretch from Colorado to Maine  CNN

Over 80 million are under the threat for severe storms capable of producing damaging winds, hail, and isolated tornadoes while one more day of heat plagues ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 7:05 am


Maine Expansion Arts Fund welcomes applications - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Maine Expansion Arts Fund welcomes applications  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

The Maine Community Foundation's Maine Expansion Arts Fund is accepting applications from nonprofits for grants of up to $5,000 that support indigenous, ...

Published on 21 August 2019 | 6:14 am


Maine Basketball Hall of Fame inductee Molholland's stats are news to her kids - WABI

Maine Basketball Hall of Fame inductee Molholland's stats are news to her kids  WABI

BANGOR, MAINE (WABI) - Another 2019 Maine Basketball Hall of Fame inductee, Calais native Becky Moholland Ireland. She was a thousand point scorer in ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:44 pm


Thresher grabs lead at Maine Open after one round - WABI

Thresher grabs lead at Maine Open after one round  WABI

Jason Thresher shot a 6 under par 64 and holds a one stroke lead after 18 holes of the 36 hole Charlie's Maine Open Golf Championship.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:39 pm


Mid-Maine Homeless Shelter offers abundance of services to help get people on their feet - WABI

Mid-Maine Homeless Shelter offers abundance of services to help get people on their feet  WABI

Officials at the Mid-Maine Homeless Shelter say it's actually getting worse.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:19 pm


Maine Farm Days kick off Wednesday - WABI

Maine Farm Days kick off Wednesday  WABI

CLINTON, Maine (WABI) - Maine Farm Days kick off Wednesday. They're celebrating their 50th year. It's being held at Misty Meadows Farm in Clinton.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:10 pm


About 50 Animals Seized From Maine Property Set for Adoption, Shelter Says - NECN

About 50 Animals Seized From Maine Property Set for Adoption, Shelter Says  NECN

A month after 100 animals were seized from a property in Solon, Maine, a southern Maine animal shelter that took in about 50 dogs and one cat says they ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:58 pm


Where in Maine? - September 2019 - Down East

Where in Maine? - September 2019  Down East

For more than 10,000 years, the mountain that seems to rise up from the golden waters of this lake has held a special allure. The Wabanaki considered it sacred, ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 9:50 pm


Maine State Police help family in need on side of highway - WGME

Maine State Police help family in need on side of highway  WGME

PORTLAND (WGME) – Maine State Police are sharing the story of one of their troopers helping a family in need. Police say Angela Levesque was picking up her ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 6:52 pm


Could the Climate Crisis Spell the End for Maine Lobster? - EcoWatch

Could the Climate Crisis Spell the End for Maine Lobster?  EcoWatch

Kristan Porter grew up in a fishing family in the fishing community of Cutler, Maine, where he says all roads lead to one career path: fishing. (Porter's father was ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:15 pm


Maine man charged with sexually assaulting 14-year-old who's now pregnant - WGME

Maine man charged with sexually assaulting 14-year-old who's now pregnant  WGME

BANGOR (BDN) -- A Lincoln man is charged with sexually assaulting a 14-year-old female who allegedly is eight months pregnant with his child. Paul Fiske, 37 ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:50 pm


Police in Portland, Maine, share an important reminder about White Claw hard seltzer - Boston.com

Police in Portland, Maine, share an important reminder about White Claw hard seltzer  Boston.com

Police in Portland, Maine, issued an important public *service* announcement Monday: “To clear the air: here in Portland, laws still apply even when you're ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 4:35 pm


What Maine’s “elder boom” means for the rest of the country - Marketplace APM

What Maine’s “elder boom” means for the rest of the country  Marketplace APM

It's no secret that the U.S. population is aging. As baby boomers reach retirement, some elder care resources are beginning to feel stretched thin. Maine, which ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:45 pm


Police in active standoff in Litchfield after a woman reported she was in distress - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Police in active standoff in Litchfield after a woman reported she was in distress  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

More than two dozen state police vehicles block a portion of Dead River Road; police find woman safe after she had texted that she had been kidnapped.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 3:43 pm


Jim Gaffigan pokes fun at Bangor, Maine in new Amazon special - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Jim Gaffigan pokes fun at Bangor, Maine in new Amazon special  NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Mainers love the gorgeous summer months but may be a little to obsessed with them according to funnyman Jim Gaffigan. Gaffigan calls out Bangor, Maine in ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 2:11 pm


Police never asked Maine landlord who killed 2 teenagers if he had a gun, court records reveal - Times Record

Police never asked Maine landlord who killed 2 teenagers if he had a gun, court records reveal  Times Record

Biddeford is asking a judge to end lawsuits filed against city police in the murders of Derrick Thompson and Alivia Welch by James Pak, who had threatened to ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 12:15 pm


Body found off Maine coast — Midcoast — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Body found off Maine coast — Midcoast — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily News

The body was found in Greenland Cove, two nautical miles north of where a search has been underway for a missing boater.. Maine news, sports, politics, ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:35 am


How case of woman who threatened Maine officials on YouTube may hinge on First Amendment - WGME

How case of woman who threatened Maine officials on YouTube may hinge on First Amendment  WGME

BELFAST (BDN) -- The trial of a Belfast woman accused of terrorizing city officials with a target-shooting video is expected to continue Tuesday morning, after ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 11:13 am


Maine is full of cute, furry creatures. See if you can answer these questions about them. - Bangor Daily News

Maine is full of cute, furry creatures. See if you can answer these questions about them.  Bangor Daily News

Every Mainer knows the state is full of critters both large and small. Some even see our wild neighbors on the daily. . Maine news, sports, politics, election results ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 10:00 am


The Best State in the USA for Your End-of-Summer Getaway - Thrillist

The Best State in the USA for Your End-of-Summer Getaway  Thrillist

Even if you're not a lighthouse/lobster roll kind of person, there are so many stunning places to visit in Maine.

Published on 20 August 2019 | 5:07 am


Afghan Vet Leads Explosive Growth At Maine Technology Company, And He's No Longer Being Shot At - Forbes

Afghan Vet Leads Explosive Growth At Maine Technology Company, And He's No Longer Being Shot At  Forbes

Tilson, a Maine-based technology company, is growing at a terrific pace as the CEO, an Afghan veteran who set up communications networks for the U.S. Army, ...

Published on 20 August 2019 | 1:19 am


Archives: When Jonathan Frakes, TNG's Riker, lived in Maine - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Archives: When Jonathan Frakes, TNG's Riker, lived in Maine  NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

This story was originally produced in May 2006. Jonathan Frakes explored all sorts of new galaxies as Commander William Riker on "Star Trek: The Next ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:32 pm


Eight-man football officially starts in Maine - Press Herald

Eight-man football officially starts in Maine  Press Herald

OLD ORCHARD BEACH — It's all new. And it's still the same. Eight-man football officially began its first sanctioned season in Maine on Monday, the first day of ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:25 pm


NWS cancels severe thunderstorm watch issued for parts of Maine - WMTW Portland

NWS cancels severe thunderstorm watch issued for parts of Maine  WMTW Portland

A severe thunderstorm watch issued for parts of Maine through Monday evening was cancelled by the National Weather *Service*.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 9:41 pm


Maine Teen In 2 Crashes Within Minutes - Maine Public

Maine Teen In 2 Crashes Within Minutes  Maine Public

FRANKLIN, Maine - Police say a Maine teenager was involved in a pair of crashes within minutes, and the second one nearly claimed his life.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 5:27 pm


A midcoast Maine farm is opening a pick-your-own hemp field - Bangor Daily News

A midcoast Maine farm is opening a pick-your-own hemp field  Bangor Daily News

Sheepscot General Farm, of Whitefield, will test a new crop this year — and a new way of selling the crop — when it opens a pick-your-own hemp field in ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:26 pm


Bag of meth found on shelf in toy section of Maine store - WMTW Portland

Bag of meth found on shelf in toy section of Maine store  WMTW Portland

A small bag of methamphetamine was left on a shelf in a Madawaska store's toy section, police said. The bag was turned over to police on Sunday morning, ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:09 pm


App allows Maine butterfly finders to contribute to conservation - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

App allows Maine butterfly finders to contribute to conservation  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Researchers at the University of Maine say residents can use a mobile app to provide details about areas where butterflies are likely to be found.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 2:45 pm


Real ID, real problems: States, including Maine, cope with changing rules, late rollouts - Lewiston Sun Journal

Real ID, real problems: States, including Maine, cope with changing rules, late rollouts  Lewiston Sun Journal

WASHINGTON — In half a dozen states, including the nation's most populous state, California, the Real ID rollout is a real mess. Technical glitches, delays and ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 12:55 pm


Maine teenager injured in rollover had left scene of earlier crash, officials say - WMTW Portland

Maine teenager injured in rollover had left scene of earlier crash, officials say  WMTW Portland

A Stonington teenager was seriously injured after a rollover crash in Franklin on Saturday night, officials said. According to the Hancock County Sheriff's Office, ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 11:53 am


Sidney man arrested after standoff with Maine State Police - WABI

Sidney man arrested after standoff with Maine State Police  WABI

SIDNEY, Maine (WMTW) - A Sidney man is facing several charges after being arrested following a standoff Friday afternoon at a home on Richard Road.

Published on 19 August 2019 | 7:00 am


11th Maine Native American Summer Market coming to Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village - Lewiston Sun Journal

11th Maine Native American Summer Market coming to Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village  Lewiston Sun Journal

NEW GLOUCESTER — The 11th Maine Native American Summer Market will be held from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at the Sabbathday Lake ...

Published on 19 August 2019 | 4:00 am


New festival in Unity celebrates Maine's 'grain renaissance' - Press Herald

New festival in Unity celebrates Maine's 'grain renaissance'  Press Herald

UNITY— More than 200 people attended the first Bread and Brews festival at the Maine Organic Farmers and Gardeners Association's Common Ground ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 10:57 pm


Aquaponics Could Be Key In Extending Maine's Growing Season - Maine Public

Aquaponics Could Be Key In Extending Maine's Growing Season  Maine Public

Maine's growing season is relatively short, but a group of young farmers has found a way to extend the season with the help of some unlikely farm-hands —

Published on 17 August 2019 | 5:07 pm


Maryland Woman Dies After Canoe Capsizes in Maine - NBC4 Washington

Maryland Woman Dies After Canoe Capsizes in Maine  NBC4 Washington

A 75-year-old Maryland woman died in a canoe incident in Maine Wednesday evening, authorities said.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 12:24 pm


Maine police departments facing statewide officer shortage — Portland — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Maine police departments facing statewide officer shortage — Portland — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily News

A police officer shortage is hitting departments hard across the state.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.

Published on 17 August 2019 | 5:00 am


Maine rollout of Real ID law causes hiccups for some users - WABI

Maine rollout of Real ID law causes hiccups for some users  WABI

PORTLAND, Maine (AP)- Maine's secretary of state is working to clear up confusion created by the state's rollout of two different types of driver's licenses and ...

Published on 17 August 2019 | 2:28 am


Sidney man in custody after standoff at home with Maine State Police - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Sidney man in custody after standoff at home with Maine State Police  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

SIDNEY — A Sidney man was taken into custody Friday afternoon after displaying a handgun and sparking a several-hours-long standoff at his home on ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 6:58 pm


Maine rollout of Real ID law is already causing problems for users - Bangor Daily News

Maine rollout of Real ID law is already causing problems for users  Bangor Daily News

Maine's secretary of state is working to clear up confusion created by the state's rollout of two different types of driver's licenses and state identification cards.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 4:36 pm


Maine Secretary Of State Tries To Clear Up 'Real ID' Confusion - Maine Public

Maine Secretary Of State Tries To Clear Up 'Real ID' Confusion  Maine Public

Maine Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap is trying to clear up some confusion about so-called "Real ID" now that the Maine Bureau of Motor vehicles has.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 1:26 pm


Maine Bicentennial Celebration Gets Boost From NEH - Maine Public

Maine Bicentennial Celebration Gets Boost From NEH  Maine Public

AUGUSTA, Maine - The National Endowment for the Humanities is going to help a pair of Maine cultural institutions engage more with the public about the.

Published on 16 August 2019 | 10:37 am


Our View: Portland shelter showcased Maine's humanity - Press Herald

Our View: Portland shelter showcased Maine's humanity  Press Herald

Portland's temporary shelter for asylum seekers was set to close Thursday at midnight. Put together on the fly, the shelter and the community that sprung up ...

Published on 16 August 2019 | 8:00 am


Maine's resistance to Real ID creates new problems for some - Press Herald

Maine's resistance to Real ID creates new problems for some  Press Herald

Some Mainers are having trouble buying beer, picking up a prescription or cashing checks with their new state identification cards. The problem is rooted in ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 7:59 pm


From Wild Blueberries and Maine Terroir, Fine Sparkling Wine - The New York Times

From Wild Blueberries and Maine Terroir, Fine Sparkling Wine  The New York Times

It began as a lark among childhood friends, one a California winemaker. It has become a cultural exploration and, maybe, hope for an ailing industry.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 3:20 pm


National Weather Service confirms tornado in rural Maine - Bangor Daily News

National Weather Service confirms tornado in rural Maine  Bangor Daily News

The National Weather *Service* said an EF1 tornado touched down Monday in Washington County.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries ...

Published on 15 August 2019 | 1:35 pm


Weather service confirms Maine's first tornado of season - WMTW Portland

Weather service confirms Maine's first tornado of season  WMTW Portland

The first confirmed tornado of 2019 touched down Monday near Topsfield in Washington County.

Published on 15 August 2019 | 12:53 pm


'This will be catastrophic': Maine families face elder boom, worker shortage in preview of nation's future - The Washington Post

'This will be catastrophic': Maine families face elder boom, worker shortage in preview of nation's future  The Washington Post

The disconnect between Maine's aging population and its need for young workers is expected to be mirrored throughout the country, demographic experts say.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 11:34 pm


Maine Game Warden faces additional charges - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Maine Game Warden faces additional charges  NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

BANGOR, Maine — A Maine game warden is now facing additional charges in connection to an incident that took place in July during a concert in Bangor.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 8:27 pm


Police increase patrols near scene of Maine double homicide - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Police increase patrols near scene of Maine double homicide  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

CASTLE HILL— State police in Maine say they've increased patrols near where detectives are investigating the fatal shootings of two men in a pickup truck.

Published on 14 August 2019 | 5:46 pm


Portland, Maine: An Incomparable Insider's Guide - The Wall Street Journal

Portland, Maine: An Incomparable Insider's Guide  The Wall Street Journal

The Maine seaport delivers all the ingredients for a late-summer escape—and then some. Novelist Richard Russo and three other savvy locals share their ...

Published on 14 August 2019 | 1:57 pm


Maine will use $3 million from VW settlement to fund fuel-efficient vehicles - Press Herald

Maine will use $3 million from VW settlement to fund fuel-efficient vehicles  Press Herald

Maine plans to award $3 million to public agencies and private companies to replace old diesel engines with cleaner-running versions. Funding for the ...

Published on 13 August 2019 | 7:00 am


Hit the road: State, other groups working to protect central Maine's wildlife on the highway - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Hit the road: State, other groups working to protect central Maine's wildlife on the highway  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

The Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife is partnering with University of California-Davis and Maine Audubon to identify hot spots and prevent ...

Published on 27 July 2019 | 7:00 am


101 things to do in Maine - Press Herald

101 things to do in Maine  Press Herald

Whether you've lived here your whole life, are a recent transplant or are planning a visit, we want you to know that there's plenty of things to do in Maine. We've ...

Published on 19 July 2019 | 7:00 am








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