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Maine Maritime's Bucksport annex could be training sailors this spring - Bangor Daily News

Maine Maritime's Bucksport annex could be training sailors this spring  Bangor Daily News

BUCKSPORT, Maine — Maine Maritime Academy could be training mariners in Bucksport as early as this spring. That's what academy President William ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Kids with severe autism are being left out of studies, Maine researcher finds - Bangor Daily News

Kids with severe autism are being left out of studies, Maine researcher finds  Bangor Daily News

A Maine-based researcher has found that kids with severe autism are increasingly left behind in treatment studies. Dr. Matthew Siegel of Maine Behavioral ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Someone in Maine Stuck This Frozen Roadkill In a Snowbank - WFMYNews2.com

Someone in Maine Stuck This Frozen Roadkill In a Snowbank  WFMYNews2.com

Editor's note: This story may be disturbing for some readers. If you find yourself traveling through Brownville anytime soon, be aware of a dead, frozen animal ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 3:49 am


Two People Found Dead Inside Richmond, Maine Home - NECN

Two People Found Dead Inside Richmond, Maine Home  NECN

Maine police say two people were found dead in a Maine home. The bodies of the man and woman were found around noon in a Richmond home Saturday, ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 2:35 am


Maine Man Struck by Passenger Vehicle, Tractor Trailer Dies - NECN

Maine Man Struck by Passenger Vehicle, Tractor Trailer Dies  NECN

Police say a man struck by two different vehicles on the Maine Turnpike has died.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 2:14 am


EWU vs. University of Maine (Dec. 15) - The Spokesman-Review

EWU vs. University of Maine (Dec. 15)  The Spokesman-Review

Eastern Washington University plays the University of Maine in the FCS semifinals on Roos Field in Cheney on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 2:01 am


On Skiing: Exhibit tells story of Maine's Olympic history - Lewiston Sun Journal

On Skiing: Exhibit tells story of Maine's Olympic history  Lewiston Sun Journal

Did you know that Maine has had a skier in every Olympics since 1948? It's true, and that streak would go back farther had the 1940 and 1944 winter games not ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 1:49 am


Outdoors in Maine: Technology gets deer results out quicker - Lewiston Sun Journal

Outdoors in Maine: Technology gets deer results out quicker  Lewiston Sun Journal

Since the beginning of scientific deer herd management in Maine, the data needed to make informed decisions was always slow in coming. The public and the ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 1:33 am


No. 10 NC State women rout Maine 84-46 - The News Tribune

No. 10 NC State women rout Maine 84-46  The News Tribune

Kayla Jones scored a career-high 14 points and No. 10 North Carolina State routed Maine 84-46.

Published on 16 December 2018 | 1:20 am


Shooting victim Emily Todd mourned in Conn., Maine - CTPost

Shooting victim Emily Todd mourned in Conn., Maine  CTPost

Towns on near-opposite ends of New England mourned Saturday for Emily Todd. Related Stories. Bridgeport PD: Suspect in killing of Bethel woman found in ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 12:35 am


Maine looking to honor its "legendary" guides - WABI

Maine looking to honor its "legendary" guides  WABI

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) - Registered Maine guides have long had a place in the state's outdoors heritage, and officials are looking to honor a "legendary guide" ...

Published on 16 December 2018 | 12:02 am


Eastern Washington beats Maine in FCS semifinals - WABI

Eastern Washington beats Maine in FCS semifinals  WABI

Eastern Washington beat Maine 50-19 in the semifinals of the FCS playoffs on Saturday, to advance to the national title game.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 11:44 pm


Snowmobilers gear up for season, but Maine has few trails ready - Press Herald

Snowmobilers gear up for season, but Maine has few trails ready  Press Herald

MONTPELIER, Vt. — Snowmobile season kicks off in northern New England this weekend, but trails are open only in areas of Vermont, Maine and New ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 11:44 pm


Text to 911 now available across Maine - WMTW Portland

Text to 911 now available across Maine  WMTW Portland

Text to 911 is now available across Maine, the Maine Public Utilities Commission announced Friday. The *service* allows a person to send a short text message ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 8:56 pm


Maine Governor Says Obama Health Law Still 'Law of Land' - U.S. News & World Report

Maine Governor Says Obama Health Law Still 'Law of Land'  U.S. News & World Report

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) — A federal judge's ruling that the Obama health law is unconstitutional has drawn criticism from Maine's incoming governor as she ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 8:34 pm


How Maine's members of Congress voted - Press Herald

How Maine's members of Congress voted  Press Herald

Along with roll call votes this week, the House also passed the Offshore Wind for Territories Act (H.R. 6665), to establish offshore wind lease sale requirements, ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 8:26 pm


Girls Basketball Roundup: Hersey, Meadows, Maine West Are Winners - Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Girls Basketball Roundup: Hersey, Meadows, Maine West Are Winners  Journal & Topics Newspapers Online

Among area results from girls basketball Friday night (Dec. 14): Hersey 45, Prospect 40: The host Huskies charged back in the second half for an MSL East.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 8:10 pm


Maine-Eastern Washington score: Eagles dominate and clinch spot in FCS finals - NCAA.com

Maine-Eastern Washington score: Eagles dominate and clinch spot in FCS finals  NCAA.com

The 2018 FCS finals are set. Eastern Washington will play North Dakota State for the national championship in Frisco, Texas after beating Maine by a score of ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 7:29 pm


Seeking nominations for next Legendary Registered Maine Guide - The County

Seeking nominations for next Legendary Registered Maine Guide  The County

The Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife recognizes a member of the guiding community each year who are are experienced and passionate outdoors ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 7:21 pm


Central Maine business briefs - Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Central Maine business briefs  Kennebec Journal & Morning Sentinel

Farmington senior living facility gets 'Expansion' award; Credit union helping new Mainers secure housing.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 6:54 pm


Maine Man Charged With Murder in Girlfriend's Death - q961.com

Maine Man Charged With Murder in Girlfriend's Death  q961.com

HARTFORD, Maine (AP) — Maine authorities say a man has been charged in his girlfriend's death and is due in court. State police charged 46-year-old Rondon ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 2:59 pm


Maine DEA agents arrest pair for trafficking drugs through New England - WMTW Portland

Maine DEA agents arrest pair for trafficking drugs through New England  WMTW Portland

Authorities say the two from Massachusetts met with undercover agents.

Published on 15 December 2018 | 1:51 pm


Man, woman busted in South Portland on heroin, fentanyl charges - Press Herald

Man, woman busted in South Portland on heroin, fentanyl charges  Press Herald

Two Massachusetts residents were arrested on charges of aggravated trafficking in heroin and fentanyl in South Portland, authorities said Saturday. The drugs ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 1:35 pm


Celebrating the winter solstice in Maine — Homestead — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Celebrating the winter solstice in Maine — Homestead — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily News

For some Mainers, the darkest winter nights are an excuse to curl up on the couch and hide away at home until the spring. For others, they are a cause for ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 1:26 pm


Independent Christmas movie filmed in Maine — York — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Independent Christmas movie filmed in Maine — York — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily News

The movie is about a broke puppeteer who returns to her small hometown for Christmas, only to get caught up in a mysterious treasure hunt with her childhood ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 11:52 am


Run-heavy Eastern Washington faces run-stopping Maine for a trip to the FCS national title game - The Spokesman-Review

Run-heavy Eastern Washington faces run-stopping Maine for a trip to the FCS national title game  The Spokesman-Review

All Eastern Washington center Spencer Blackburn could do was watch the from the freezing sidelines as Youngstown State marched down Roos Field in the ...

Published on 15 December 2018 | 5:15 am


This Frozen Coyote Is An Unofficial Mascot For A Small Maine Town - wcyy.com

This Frozen Coyote Is An Unofficial Mascot For A Small Maine Town  wcyy.com

Leading to a slew of double-takes, this roadkill coyote has suddenly become a viral sensation for a small Maine town.

Published on 14 December 2018 | 7:00 pm


Poliquin ends recount bid in Maine's 2nd District - Bangor Daily News

Poliquin ends recount bid in Maine's 2nd District  Bangor Daily News

U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin, who lost his ranked-choice voting argument in federal court Thursday, asked state election officials on Friday to end the recount of 2nd ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:43 pm


How the new medical marijuana law will change things in Maine - Bangor Daily News

How the new medical marijuana law will change things in Maine  Bangor Daily News

A new medical marijuana law takes effect Thursday that industry experts said will give patients broader access to cannabis, make the drug safer and make the ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 12:55 pm


Meet Maine's newest winter pest — Homestead — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Meet Maine's newest winter pest — Homestead — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily News

Whatever you decide — pest or guest — it looks like the opossum is here to stay.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 11:02 am


Maine Voices: Trump hit a hard wall in meeting with Democratic leaders - Press Herald

Maine Voices: Trump hit a hard wall in meeting with Democratic leaders  Press Herald

PROSPECT HARBOR — Anyone who is ever in a position where they must negotiate with a serial liar is urged to watch incoming House Speaker Nancy Pelosi ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 9:00 am


Maine's remote schools are struggling to fill their sports schedules. Here's how they plan to fix it. - Bangor Daily News

Maine's remote schools are struggling to fill their sports schedules. Here's how they plan to fix it.  Bangor Daily News

Fielding teams and generating athletic schedules can be a challenge from year to year for smaller high schools in more isolated parts of Maine. Dan Campbell ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:00 am


It's time for Maine to take brook trout protection seriously - Bangor Daily News

It's time for Maine to take brook trout protection seriously  Bangor Daily News

Today, the general law statewide — that is, the rules that govern a basic water with no special protection needed — allows for live fish as bait.. Maine news ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 6:00 am


Someone in Maine stuck this frozen roadkill upright in the snow - NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

Someone in Maine stuck this frozen roadkill upright in the snow  NewsCenterMaine.com WCSH-WLBZ

BROWNVILLE, Maine — Editor's note: This story may be disturbing for some readers. If you find yourself traveling through Brownville anytime soon, be aware of ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 5:00 am


Chinese nationals charged with sex trafficking in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont - Press Herald

Chinese nationals charged with sex trafficking in Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont  Press Herald

Two Chinese nationals who were living in Concord, New Hampshire, have been arrested and charged with running a sex trafficking ring in Maine, New ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 1:47 am


Defeated Rep. Dana Rohrabacher moving to Maine after 30 years representing coastal Orange County - OCRegister

Defeated Rep. Dana Rohrabacher moving to Maine after 30 years representing coastal Orange County  OCRegister

After three decades in Congress, and less than six weeks since voters put him out of office, Rep. Dana Rohrabacher plans to move to the state farthest away ...

Published on 14 December 2018 | 1:27 am


From agriculture to technology, $867 billion farm bill yields benefits for Maine - Press Herald

From agriculture to technology, $867 billion farm bill yields benefits for Maine  Press Herald

A massive, multi-year farm bill headed to President Trump's desk contains provisions that could benefit Maine's growing agricultural sector, including increased ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:29 pm


It’s been a heck of a ride for the Maine football team, and it’s not over yet - The Boston Globe

It’s been a heck of a ride for the Maine football team, and it’s not over yet  The Boston Globe

The Black Bears will take on Eastern Washington Saturday in the program's first trip to the national semifinals.

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:09 pm


Records show Maine has the money to pay for Medicaid expansion - Bangor Daily News

Records show Maine has the money to pay for Medicaid expansion  Bangor Daily News

The LePage administration likely has the money to fund Medicaid expansion until lawmakers can set an official budget for the health insurance program, ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 9:47 pm


Maine's Bill Cohen signs letter calling on Senate to uphold rule of law - Bangor Daily News

Maine's Bill Cohen signs letter calling on Senate to uphold rule of law  Bangor Daily News

When constitutional crises have threatened our foundations, it has been the Senate that has stood in defense of our democracy. Today is once again such a time ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 6:53 pm


Maine humorist behind groundbreaking 'Bert and I' stories dies at 87 - Bangor Daily News

Maine humorist behind groundbreaking 'Bert and I' stories dies at 87  Bangor Daily News

Rev. Robert Bryan, half of the influential Maine humor duo “Bert and I,” died in Sherbrooke, Quebec, on Wednesday. He was 87. Bryan's comedy partner ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 5:06 pm


How a great black hawk became a Maine celebrity - Bangor Daily News

How a great black hawk became a Maine celebrity  Bangor Daily News

There is a great black hawk in Portland that has become quite famous — but only he knows if he left Mexico because our squirrels taste better.. Maine news ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 5:00 pm


Those strange radar sightings over Maine were probably caused by military planes dumping ‘chaff’ - The Boston Globe

Those strange radar sightings over Maine were probably caused by military planes dumping ‘chaff’  The Boston Globe

Strange radar sightings in Maine on Wednesday were likely caused by clouds of “chaff” that are released from military planes to fool radar, the National Weather ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 4:52 pm


FCS football: Maine natives on Black Bears football team take pride in historic postseason run - NCAA.com

FCS football: Maine natives on Black Bears football team take pride in historic postseason run  NCAA.com

There are 13 Maine natives on the University of Maine's football team roster, and being part of the first team in the 126-year history of the program to reach the ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 3:11 pm


Maine Recount Is a Low-Drama Affair — Unlike the Election - Roll Call

Maine Recount Is a Low-Drama Affair — Unlike the Election  Roll Call

Maine lawyers Benjamin Grant and Joshua Tardy are used to being holed up together. For at least eight hours a day over the past week, they've rubbed ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 10:03 am


ACA sign-ups in Maine appear to be down as deadline for 2019 nears - Press Herald

ACA sign-ups in Maine appear to be down as deadline for 2019 nears  Press Herald

After more than five weeks of sign-ups for Affordable Care Act health insurance, enrollment through Maine's ACA marketplace remained down significantly from ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 9:00 am


Fuel up on gas and grass at Maine's first medical marijuana convenience store - Press Herald

Fuel up on gas and grass at Maine's first medical marijuana convenience store  Press Herald

What is believed to be Maine's first marijuana convenience store, one of only a handful in operation in the country, will open Thursday in Portland. The products ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 9:00 am


Now Massive Plumes Of Chaff Are Lighting Up Radar Over Maine and Florida Too - The Drive

Now Massive Plumes Of Chaff Are Lighting Up Radar Over Maine and Florida Too  The Drive

Two days after a huge cloud of chaff lit up weather radar covering portions Illinois, Indiana, and Kentucky, as well as social media, more plumes have now ...

Published on 13 December 2018 | 3:18 am


Record number of Maine nursing homes closed this year, displacing hundreds - Bangor Daily News

Record number of Maine nursing homes closed this year, displacing hundreds  Bangor Daily News

By 2030, nearly a third of Maine's population is projected to be over age 65. Yet the state has fewer nursing home beds than other states, and it saw six homes ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 9:27 pm


Large Maine solar producers win exemption from costly meter installations - Press Herald

Large Maine solar producers win exemption from costly meter installations  Press Herald

Clean-energy advocates won a partial victory Wednesday when the Maine Public Utilities Commission agreed to exempt large electric customers from a recent ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 9:00 pm


Fireball lights up Maine sky — State — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Fireball lights up Maine sky — State — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily News

A meteor streaked across the night sky over Maine early Wednesday morning.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 6:57 pm


Joyce McLain's murderer wants Maine's top court to throw out his conviction - Bangor Daily News

Joyce McLain's murderer wants Maine's top court to throw out his conviction  Bangor Daily News

The Maine Supreme Judicial Court on Wednesday in Portland considered an appeal by the East Millinocket man serving a 45-year sentence for murdering ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 6:11 pm


Watch as officials detonate live projectile found off the Maine coast - Bangor Daily News

Watch as officials detonate live projectile found off the Maine coast  Bangor Daily News

A 7-foot log-like object caught in the gear of a local fishing boat and dragged on Saturday to Mackerel Cove turned out to be a potentially live military projectile ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 5:35 pm


Ousted California Rep. Dana Rohrabacher moving to Maine - Washington Examiner

Ousted California Rep. Dana Rohrabacher moving to Maine  Washington Examiner

After three decades in Congress, ousted Rep. Dana Rohrabacher is starting over. The California Republican isn't just leaving Congress, he's also moving to ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 4:30 pm


Pot shop likely to replace closing Maine bookstore - Bangor Daily News

Pot shop likely to replace closing Maine bookstore  Bangor Daily News

The owner of Artios Books in Auburn is shutting his doors because he says his lease is up at the end of the month.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 1:36 pm


Maine's high court upholds murder conviction of man who hid in woods for 68 days - Bangor Daily News

Maine's high court upholds murder conviction of man who hid in woods for 68 days  Bangor Daily News

The Maine Supreme Judicial Court on Tuesday upheld the murder conviction of the man who led authorities on the longest manhunt in state history.. Maine ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 12:24 pm


Eastern Washington notebook: Maine reminds Eagles of Big Sky Conference rival Weber State - The Spokesman-Review

Eastern Washington notebook: Maine reminds Eagles of Big Sky Conference rival Weber State  The Spokesman-Review

The third-seeded Eagles, playing in their fifth FCS semifinal since 2010, have to get past a staunch Maine defensive unit that upset second-seeded Weber State ...

Published on 12 December 2018 | 6:22 am


Maine deer harvest tops 32,000, highest since 2002 — Hunting — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Maine deer harvest tops 32,000, highest since 2002 — Hunting — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily News

Maine's deer hunters packed a lot of venison in their freezers this year, as the deer harvest reached its highest level since 2002.. Maine news, sports, politics, ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 9:24 pm


Recount of Maine's 2nd District ballots could end sooner than projected - Bangor Daily News

Recount of Maine's 2nd District ballots could end sooner than projected  Bangor Daily News

Good morning from Augusta, where 16 people are entering their fourth day of hand-counting ballots for the 2nd Congressional District race recount. And so far ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 7:17 pm


Defamation lawsuit against activist continues in Maine high court - Bangor Daily News

Defamation lawsuit against activist continues in Maine high court  Bangor Daily News

A Maine activist who accused an orphanage founder in Haiti of being a serial pedophile asked the state supreme court on Tuesday to dismiss a defamation ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 6:49 pm


Judge questions suspect in Maine pot bust about '$300000 hidden under a rock' comment - Press Herald

Judge questions suspect in Maine pot bust about '$300000 hidden under a rock' comment  Press Herald

The father of an Auburn man charged in connection with a major federal drug raid in the Lewiston and Auburn was quizzed about money by a judge in court in ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 5:58 pm


'Maine' Unravels the Lives—and Romances—of Thru-Hikers - Outside

'Maine' Unravels the Lives—and Romances—of Thru-Hikers  Outside

Here's how a new movie gives a unique (and mostly accurate) look at thru-hikers' inner lives.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 3:55 pm


Maine woman accused of killing her ex-husband wants to withdraw her guilty plea - Bangor Daily News

Maine woman accused of killing her ex-husband wants to withdraw her guilty plea  Bangor Daily News

An Acton woman who pleaded guilty in August to fatally stabbing her ex-husband in February 2017 wants to withdraw her guilty plea. The Journal Tribune ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 3:49 pm


Maine man who had explosive police standoff will sue agencies - Press Herald

Maine man who had explosive police standoff will sue agencies  Press Herald

DIXMONT — A man who caused a standoff that ended with him being shot three times and his home destroyed by a police explosive plans to sue law ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 3:10 pm


Operation Hands On teaches Maine drivers how they should act when police pull them over - Bangor Daily News

Operation Hands On teaches Maine drivers how they should act when police pull them over  Bangor Daily News

In each case, the students did what their instructor had told them to do when stopped by an officer: They kept their hands on the steering wheel, tried to stay calm ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 12:52 pm


Maine's top court will hear the appeal of Joyce McLain's killer - Bangor Daily News

Maine's top court will hear the appeal of Joyce McLain's killer  Bangor Daily News

The Maine Supreme Judicial Court will consider this week whether to reverse the conviction and set aside the 45-year sentence of an an East Millinocket man ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 11:20 am


Rare albino porcupine waddles through Maine woods - KARE11.com

Rare albino porcupine waddles through Maine woods  KARE11.com

Greg Strand captured a rare albino porcupine, appearing to be young, in the Windham woods on December 6.

Published on 11 December 2018 | 9:36 am


Maine Voices: As ranks of LGBTQ elders grow, state should focus on protecting their rights - Press Herald

Maine Voices: As ranks of LGBTQ elders grow, state should focus on protecting their rights  Press Herald

It is time for hopeful change. As the current presidential administration continues to threaten the hard-earned and deserved rights of LGBTQ individuals ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 9:00 am


Maine's 2018 2nd District race was costliest in state history - Press Herald

Maine's 2018 2nd District race was costliest in state history  Press Herald

This year's 2nd District congressional race was the most costly federal election in Maine's history. At least $24.3 million was spent on swaying voters in the ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 1:21 am


Golden eager to take Maine's 2nd District seat in U.S. House - Press Herald

Golden eager to take Maine's 2nd District seat in U.S. House  Press Herald

LEWISTON — Jared Golden is “somewhat impatient” to take office as Maine's next 2nd District congressman. Though he already has “a little basement ...

Published on 11 December 2018 | 1:03 am


Military device brought ashore in Maine, later detonated - WABI

Military device brought ashore in Maine, later detonated  WABI

HARPSWELL, Maine (AP) - Authorities in Maine say they located and detonated a military projectile that was caught in the gear of a fishing vessel.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 11:43 pm


Maine is one school away from ending offensive team names and mascots - Bangor Daily News

Maine is one school away from ending offensive team names and mascots  Bangor Daily News

Skowhegan should follow the lead of other communities and drop the Indians name.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 7:43 pm


Software company expands into Maine with Portland office - Mainebiz

Software company expands into Maine with Portland office  Mainebiz

Rapid Insight, an analytics software solutions company based in Conway, N.H., has expanded into Maine with a new office at 120 Exchange St. in Portland.

Published on 10 December 2018 | 4:52 pm


Deer stranded on thin ice rescued by Maine game wardens - Bangor Daily News

Deer stranded on thin ice rescued by Maine game wardens  Bangor Daily News

Neighbors along Highland Lake in North Windham say a deer was spotted on thin ice Sunday morning and was stranded for several hours.. Maine news, sports ...

Published on 10 December 2018 | 11:21 am


Maine’s ranked-choice recount controversy, explained - Vox.com

Maine’s ranked-choice recount controversy, explained  Vox.com

The drama over America's first ever ranked-choice federal election — Maine's Second Congressional District — continues, with a hand recount beginning on ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 10:08 pm


Elder Bushes are gone but family Maine retreat to stay alive - Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

Elder Bushes are gone but family Maine retreat to stay alive  Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News

KENNEBUNKPORT, Maine (AP) — “Poppy” and “Bar” are gone, but the passing of George H. W. and Barbara Bush won't mean an end to children's laughter, ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 10:08 pm


Maine woman accused of nearly hitting police officer, crashing into six vehicles - Bangor Daily News

Maine woman accused of nearly hitting police officer, crashing into six vehicles  Bangor Daily News

A Limington woman was arrested Friday night after police say she nearly hit a police officer and crashed into six vehicles, including two from the Standish Fire ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 4:52 pm


I participated in a recount, which convinced me Maine elections are well run - Bangor Daily News

I participated in a recount, which convinced me Maine elections are well run  Bangor Daily News

With all the problems we hear about elections and recounts, we all ought to be proud that Maine encourages and values voter participation and our Bureau of ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 3:00 pm


Society Notebook: Recognizing the pioneers of Maine's food renaissance - Press Herald

Society Notebook: Recognizing the pioneers of Maine's food renaissance  Press Herald

Good eats took center stage at Maine Historical Society's History Maker Awards, where individuals, families and businesses that laid the groundwork for today's ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 9:00 am


Challenging status quo, young mayor splits a small Maine city - Press Herald

Challenging status quo, young mayor splits a small Maine city  Press Herald

BELFAST — Even among the notoriously left-leaning communities of southern and midcoast Maine, Belfast has proudly held itself aloft as among the greenest, ...

Published on 9 December 2018 | 9:00 am


Only 1 tribal representative bound for Maine State House - Press Herald

Only 1 tribal representative bound for Maine State House  Press Herald

AUGUSTA — Only one of Maine's Native American tribes plans to send a representative to the Legislature next year, down from two this year, as two top ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 9:00 pm


1 million Maine-made wreaths en route to Arlington National Cemetery - Bangor Daily News

1 million Maine-made wreaths en route to Arlington National Cemetery  Bangor Daily News

AUGUSTA, Maine — One million balsam wreaths aboard a tractor-trailer caravan are on their way to the nation's most hallowed ground, Arlington National ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 8:50 pm


How Maine's members of Congress voted last week - Press Herald

How Maine's members of Congress voted last week  Press Herald

Along with roll call votes last week, the House also passed a resolution (H.J. Res. 143), making further continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2019; and ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 8:06 pm


Maine won't investigate if some received wrong ballots - WABI

Maine won't investigate if some received wrong ballots  WABI

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The Maine secretary of state's office won't investigate concerns raised by some Republican voters who say they received ballots for ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 2:32 pm


This new trend for wild Maine blueberries will tingle your taste buds - Bangor Daily News

This new trend for wild Maine blueberries will tingle your taste buds  Bangor Daily News

Increasingly, food brands in Maine have been moving away from sweet wild blueberry products in favor of savory and spicy products. Instead of traditional jams ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 12:00 pm


Maine knocks Weber State out of the FCS playoffs, 23-18 - Salt Lake Tribune

Maine knocks Weber State out of the FCS playoffs, 23-18  Salt Lake Tribune

Ogden • The Weber State Wildcats were stuck in molasses. Passes were dropped. Rush plays went close to nowhere. Even a promising sequence late in the ...

Published on 8 December 2018 | 6:11 am


Panel weighs in on best-tasting drinking water in Maine - Press Herald

Panel weighs in on best-tasting drinking water in Maine  Press Herald

CARIBOU – A panel of judges says the best-tasting water in the state of Maine can be found at its northern edge. A representative from the Aroostook County city ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 7:18 pm


Why you should be skeptical that Maine voters received the wrong ballots - Bangor Daily News

Why you should be skeptical that Maine voters received the wrong ballots  Bangor Daily News

Good morning from Augusta. A bizarre episode unfolded on Wednesday around Maine's 2018 election, when the Maine Republican Party released affidavits ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 6:22 pm


Maine restaurant owner cites feng shui as reason to keep boulders - Bangor Daily News

Maine restaurant owner cites feng shui as reason to keep boulders  Bangor Daily News

A Maine restaurant owner is citing feng shui as a reason not to move boulders outside the building that are in the way of a sidewalk project.. Maine news, sports ...

Published on 7 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Video: Recount in Maine's 2nd Congressional District election is underway - Press Herald

Video: Recount in Maine's 2nd Congressional District election is underway  Press Herald

After losing by more than 3,500 votes in the nation's first ranked-choice election, U.S. Rep. Bruce Poliquin asked for a hand recount. By Scott ThistleStaff Writer.

Published on 6 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Maine news you need to know for Monday - Bangor Daily News

Maine news you need to know for Monday  Bangor Daily News

What we're talking about in Maine today.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries from the Bangor Daily News.

Published on 3 December 2018 | 8:00 am


The Maine Millennial: Growing up, I was always a lucky kid at Christmas - Press Herald

The Maine Millennial: Growing up, I was always a lucky kid at Christmas  Press Herald

Like a lot of Mainers, my family experienced fluctuations in our finances when I was growing up – some years, we didn't have to worry; other years, we had to ...

Published on 2 December 2018 | 8:00 am


Maine fisheries and blueberries could be at stake due to climate change, report says - Bangor Daily News

Maine fisheries and blueberries could be at stake due to climate change, report says  Bangor Daily News

Climate change has helped Maine's lobster yield increase fourfold since the 1980s, as warming waters to the south have propelled lobsters north in search of ...

Published on 29 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Women and Maine - The New York Times

Women and Maine  The New York Times

Novels, stories, mystery series and memoirs by female authors paint a variegated portrait of the Pine Tree State.

Published on 29 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Maine Business Turns Old Sails Into Totes And Bags ... And Profits - Forbes

Maine Business Turns Old Sails Into Totes And Bags ... And Profits  Forbes

Sea Bags in Portland, Maine, uses old sails to make bags, totes and other products with a nautical theme. The company has 18 stores in Maine and New ...

Published on 28 November 2018 | 8:00 am


It's time for Maine to build new relationship with tribes - Bangor Daily News

It's time for Maine to build new relationship with tribes  Bangor Daily News

No one knows exactly where a new effort will lead us, or how long it will take. But I do know we must try, and that we must begin that journey now.. Maine news ...

Published on 28 November 2018 | 8:00 am


As trial of ex-priest opens, former altar boy says defendant befriended him, then abused him - Press Herald

As trial of ex-priest opens, former altar boy says defendant befriended him, then abused him  Press Herald

ALFRED — The man took a sip of water from a white paper cup, and as he put it down on the witness stand in the York County courthouse, his hand was ...

Published on 26 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Maine shoppers spend their entire Thanksgiving holidays in line for Black Friday sales - Bangor Daily News

Maine shoppers spend their entire Thanksgiving holidays in line for Black Friday sales  Bangor Daily News

Hundreds endured record low temperatures, with some waiting in line starting Wednesday night.. Maine news, sports, politics, election results, and obituaries ...

Published on 23 November 2018 | 8:00 am


Interactive map: Snowfall totals throughout Maine — State — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine - Bangor Daily News

Interactive map: Snowfall totals throughout Maine — State — Bangor Daily News — BDN Maine  Bangor Daily News

We're collecting the latest snowfall totals from the National Weather *Service*, and will update the map below as new totals become available.. Maine news, sports ...

Published on 17 November 2018 | 8:00 am








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